133-year-old Colorado Springs locomotive to appear in clothing commercial

By: matt steiner matt.steiner@gazette.comette

Historic locomotive Old 168 transformed this week into a television star of sorts.

The 133-year-old engine that sat in Colorado Springs' Antlers Park from 1938 until September 2015 has been oiled up and...

Man injured by fire while sitting on tractor

NORTHGLENN, Colo. (AP) — Police in Northglenn are trying to determine how a man was injured in a fire while sitting on his tractor.

The police department said in an email that authorities were called to a...

Colorado chef accused threatening to stab server

By: The Associated Press

SNOWMASS VILLAGE — A chef at a restaurant on Snowmass Mountain has been accused of threatening to stab a waiter who delivered food to the wrong table.

The Aspen Times reports (http://bit.ly/23L834u ) that...

Colorado Springs photographer known for his David Bowie, rock 'n' roll photos

By: Jennifer Mulson jen.mulson@gazette.com

When rock music icon David Bowie died last month, Time magazine called Larry Hulst.

The publication wanted one of the professional photographer's never-before-published photos of a 1978 Bowie concert. The...

Colorado right-to-die legislation defeated in Senate hearing

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

Sen. Michael Merrifield's father wished to climb his favorite mountain, sit under a tree near Clear Creek and die peacefully on his own terms.

Instead Merrifield, a Democrat from Colorado Springs, retold the...

Colorado grants rebate to planned JonBenet Ramsey film

By: The Associated Press

DENVER — Colorado has granted financial incentives to a team planning a film about the killing of child beauty pageant star JonBenet Ramsey in 1996.

The Denver Post reports (http://dpo.st/1X5oLqX ) that the...

Snowmobiler killed in avalanche in Colorado

By: The Associated Press

PAGOSA SPRINGS — Authorities say a 23-year-old snowmobiler was killed in an avalanche near Wolf Creek Pass in southern Colorado.

The Colorado Avalanche Information Center says the snowmobiler was with three...

Up to 3 inches of snow forecasted to fall in Colorado Springs Thursday evening

By: chhun sun chhun.sun@gazette.com

As predicted, snow is falling in Colorado Springs on Thursday night.

But it's not likely to cover much ground.

A weak storm system is forecast to dump up to three inches in parts of the city before the...