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  • City Council's Merv Bennett becomes Utilities Board chairman

    By Monica mendoza The Gazette -
    Updated: Wed, Apr 16, 2014

    Colorado Springs Utilities Board will now be headed by Council member Merv Bennett. The board, which is the City Council, voted Wednesday to make the change to the board's by-laws that says the City Council president does not automatically become the board chairman. Council...

  • Former Liberty High School teacher, coach acquitted of sexual assault charges

    by andrea sinclair andrea.sinclair@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Apr 16, 2014

    A former Liberty High School teacher and coach accused of sexually assaulting a student at the Colorado Springs high school in 2012 was acquitted of all charges Friday. Travis Clark, 33, a former science teacher and boys basketball coach at the District 20 high school, was arrested...

  • 4 arrested after I-70 mountain chase that started in Denver

    Associated Press -
    Published: Wed, Apr 16, 2014

    DENVER — Two men and two women have been arrested after state troopers in Eagle County pursued a vehicle reported stolen at gunpoint in Denver. The chase began Wednesday after a trooper spotted a driver making an illegal lane change and found out the car was reported carjacked in...

  • Cañon City woman accused of holding underage party with baby, marijuana pipes in upstairs room

    Associated Press -
    Updated: Wed, Apr 16, 2014

    CANON CITY — A woman in Canon City is facing charges after police cited 24 juveniles and 12 adults between 18 and 21 for being at a party where alcohol was allegedly given to minors. Corvet Griffin is facing charges of reckless endangerment, obstruction of justice, child abuse and...

  • Youth tanning bed limits rejected in Colorado

    Associated Press -
    Published: Wed, Apr 16, 2014

    DENVER — A proposal to ban children from artificial tanning beds has been rejected in the Colorado Legislature. A Senate committee voted 4-3 against the tanning bed proposal on Wednesday. The measure had already passed the House. At least 33 states and Washington, D.C., limit or...

  • Here we go again: Snow possible Wednesday in Colorado Springs

    by andrea sinclair andrea.sinclair@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Apr 16, 2014

    Colorado Springs residents shouldn't put away their winter wear yet, because the National Weather Service in Pueblo is forecasting a storm that could dump a few inches of snow on the Pikes Peak region Wednesday. The storm system could drop up to two inches of snow on El Paso County,...

  • Colorado Springs police search for suspect in robbery at cell phone store

    by andrea sinclair andrea.sinclair@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Apr 16, 2014

    Colorado Springs police are asking for the public's help to identify a man they say threatened employees at a Sprint store and stole merchandise. Detectives believe the man could be linked to a string of robberies targeting cell phone and electronic stores, with the most recent one...

  • Educators: Colorado Springs area ripe for innovation

    by Debbie Kelley debbie.kelley@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Apr 16, 2014

    Seeds of innovation have been planted in the field of education in the Pikes Peak region, and what's growing now is just the beginning, according to the cultivators. "I tell our students, you're not only competing with students in your classroom but with kids globally. We want to...

  • Republican convention scouts visit Denver

    Associated Press -
    Published: Wed, Apr 16, 2014

    DENVER — Denver is putting out the welcome mat for a group from the Republican National Committee on the first of six visits to potential hosts for the party's national convention in 2016. Committee officials want to take a closer look at venues, hotels and financing on Wednesday....

  • Tests on meatballs after Colorado dogs poisoned

    Associated Press -
    Published: Wed, Apr 16, 2014

    GUNBARREL — Two meatballs suspected of being poisoned have been sent to a laboratory at Colorado State University for chemical testing and another will be tested for human DNA after as many as three dogs were suspected of being poisoned at a Gunbarrel park. Animal control...

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