LETTERS: Alternative health plan; led down the wrong path again

By: Letters

An alternative health care plan

With the candidates vying for votes by proposing shutdown of Obamacare and complaints about the Veterans Administration's foul-ups, I have wondered why no one has proposed just...

LETTERS: Wondering about city leadership; opinions on several issues

By: Letters

Wondering about leadership

I appreciate our elected officials. The work they do is arduous and thankless. However, I'm left wondering about leadership when I read that our City Council is considering an...

GUEST COLUMN: Coal companies should pay their fair share

By: Jaime Stuever

It's no secret that our mountain communities are being hit hard by climate change: we're facing drier winters, decreased snowpack and more severe wildfires, and are struggling financially to adapt to these changing...

LETTERS: Making sitting down a crime; good people do exist

By: Letters

Making sitting down a crime

It would seem that a sharp divide is prevalent amongst the folks of Colorado Springs. There are those who feel that a new proposal for a law criminalizing sitting on a planter is...

GUEST COLUMN: Improve notice procedures in times of emergency

By: Colleen Coyle

Unless you live on a mountaintop, we all live downstream. And we all need timely notice of dangerous spills and emergencies.

The Aug. 5 release of approximately 3 million gallons of orange mine waste into a...

LETTERS: A recipe for continued failure; importance of immigration reform

By: Letters

A recipe for continued failure

I know that courts need to follow to the letter of law, punishment, but the Erin Lanosga case leaves me heartbroken. This young woman made a tragic decision to drive while...

EDITORIAL: Gaylord project gets weirder

By: The Gazette editorial

The shady Gaylord Rockies hotel and conference center deal just got shadier.

The development, near Denver International Airport, stands to harm tourism in Colorado Springs, Denver and the rest of the state...

LETTERS: City's antiquated power system; thanking Springs' wonderful people

By: Letters

Our antiquated power system

I attended the meeting of the Colorado Clean Air Commission meeting on Aug. 20. I was pleased to see that The Gazette gave coverage to this meeting on the front page of the paper....