Horror master Wes Craven dies at 76

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Wes Craven, whose "Nightmare on Elm Street" and "Scream" movies made him one of the most recognizable names in the horror film genre, has died. He was 76.

Craven's family said in a...

Legendary horror film director Wes Craven dies at age 76; made 'Nightmare on Elm Street'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Legendary horror film director Wes Craven dies at age 76; made 'Nightmare on Elm Street'

Inattentive driving suspected in fatal I-25 crash near Pueblo

By: michelle karas michelle.karas@gazette.com

One person died and another sustained injuries in a two-vehicle crash on I-25, five miles south of Pueblo.

The Colorado State Patrol investigated a two-vehicle crash resulting in the death of 18-year-old...

This week: Events in and around Colorado Springs

By: Gazette staff

El Paso County Parks will host a Ute Pass Regional Trail open house from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday at Ute Pass Elementary School.

Stations will be set up for information presenting the goals of the project, the...

White House renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of trip

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White House said Sunday, a major symbolic gesture to Alaska Natives on the...

Even after a 2-10 year, Colorado Buffaloes talking bowls with a few upgrades

By: The Associated Press

BOULDER - Ever so gradually, the Colorado Buffaloes are becoming a first-rate program - in terms of facilities, anyway.

On the field, there's still plenty of work left to do.

Coming off a 2-10 season,...

Canon City man struck and killed walking across Highway 50

By: michelle karas michelle.karas@gazette.com

A 71-year-old man was killed while crossing Colorado 50 Saturday night, just before 9 p.m.

The Colorado State Patrol is investigating the incident, in which Justin Benfield of Canon City was crossing an...

Colorado Juniors volleyball club continues to produce standout high school, college-bound players

By: KATE SHEFTE kate.shefte@gazette.com

Bill Peer, the director of Colorado Juniors Volleyball Club, has an exact number for how many of his players have gone on to compete in college.

"Three hundred and thirty-four kids," Peer said quickly. "This...