This week's Gazette Prep rankings

By: THE GAZETTE preps@gazette.com -name the gazette

This week’s Gazette Preps high school sports rankings
Football
Team Record Last Week
5A
1. Doherty 0-0 No. 1
2. Fountain-Fort Carson 0-1 No. 2
3. Palmer 1-0 No. 3
4A
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Renewed calls for fire budget overhaul

By: WILLIAM YARDLEY Los Angeles Times

SEATTLE - The record wildfire season scorching the West is prompting renewed calls for Congress to change how it funds firefighting, a push that comes as the head of the Forest Service said the agency would soon...

Jake Arrieta pitches no-hitter for Cubs in 2-0 win over Dodgers

By: BETH HARRIS AP Sports Writer

LOS ANGELES - Jake Arrieta pitched the sixth no-hitter in the majors this season and second against the Los Angeles Dodgers in 10 days, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 2-0 victory Sunday night.

Arrieta (17-6)...

Horror master Craven dies at 76

By: The Associated Press

LOS ANGELES — 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 statement...

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,...

Mitchell overcomes mistakes, routs Arvada

By: BRENT W. NEW preps@gazette.com

Corey Anderson's brute running attack served him well as the offensive coordinator at Coronado for two seasons - a pound-the-ball style that helped carry the Cougars during their 2013 state championship run.

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Saturday's prep roundup: Lewis-Palmer softball rallies from 11-1 deficit

By: scott kaniewski scott.kaniewski@gazette.com

Highlights from Saturday's high school sports scene around the Pikes Peak region.

Man charged with murder in shooting of Houston area deputy

By: The Associated Press

HOUSTON — Texas prosecutors on Saturday charged a 30-year-old man with capital murder in the killing of a uniformed sheriff's deputy who was gunned down from behind while filling his patrol car with gas in what...