Panel discussion pushes need for help fighting human trafficking

By: KASSONDRA CLOOS kassondra.cloos@gazette.com

Even as southern Colorado residents become more informed about the horrors of human trafficking and law enforcement goes after criminals with more vigor, it remains exceedingly difficult to prosecute the...

Calhan loses two board members to resignation

By: STEPHEN HOBBS stephen.hobbs@gazette.com

Two members of Calhan's board of trustees resigned Monday, the town's mayor confirmed.

Trustees Daniel Rolenc and Frank Carpenter submitted letters of resignation via email, said Mayor Bryan Eurich.

A...

Construction set for Colorado Springs Airport hangar project

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

Owners of a hangar condominium complex at the Colorado Springs Airport will start construction Tuesday on a $2.5 million expansion that will make room for up to 14 more privately operated non-airline aircraft or...

PPRTA tax collections exceed expectations

By: STEPHEN HOBBS stephen.hobbs@gazette.com

Sales and use tax collections by the Pikes Peak Rural Transportation Authority have exceeded expectations by more than $2 million for the first half of the year, according to documents submitted for the agency's...

Affidavit: Administrator used Colorado Springs doctor's office accounts for groceries, child's dentist

By: matt steiner matt.steiner@gazette.com

Michelle Lisanne Reynolds apparently used credit cards, business accounts and payroll funds from the Strode Family Practice to make personal purchases online, at Walmart, Sam's Club, Target and even at her child's...

Weather advisory extended for El Paso County, expired in Teller County

By: The Gazette

The National Weather Service in Pueblo extended a significant weather advisory for portions of El Paso County until 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

A strong thunderstorm with frequent lightning is moving east with brief,...

Proposed Colorado Springs ordinance has drawn much criticism

By: BILLIE STANTON ANLEU billie.stantonanleu@gazette.com

Reaction to Colorado Springs' proposed "sit-lie" ban has been uniformly negative, City Council members report.

The ordinance would outlaw sitting, lying, kneeling or reclining in rights-of-way and on certain...

Colorado state trooper hit by possible DUI driver on I-25

By: The Associated Press

DENVER — A state trooper is recovering after being hit by a possible drunken driver on Interstate 25 in Denver.

Police say 46-year-old Trooper Clinton Stanton was stopped on I-25 near Interstate 70 in his...