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Supertanker moves into its base at Colorado Springs Airport

Wed, May 4, 2016 - 9:53 AM 0

The nation's largest firefighting aircraft is ready to call Colorado Springs home. Global SuperTanker Services LLC company CEO and founder...

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Gov. Hickenlooper signs Colorado's largest-ever budget of $25.8 billion

Tue, May 3, 2016 - 8:17 PM 0

Gov. John Hickenlooper signed the state's $25.8 billion budget Tuesday afternoon praising the Colorado penchant for hammering out bipartisan...

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Amber Alert issued in kidnapping by mom in Colorado Springs
By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 3 min ago

An Amber Alert has been issued in the kidnapping of a 7-year-old girl who is believed to have been taken by her mother from a Colorado Springs...

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Paralyzed soldier says Army was at fault in fatal wreck on Fort Carson
By: Tom Roeder - 0 11 min ago

The Army says a wrong turn led to a fatal rollover wreck last year that sent a 18-ton Stryker vehicle tumbling over a cliff.

A soldier who...

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Health care executive nears lieutenant governor confirmation
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DENVER — Health care executive Donna Lynne has completed her final confirmation hearing to be Colorado's next lieutenant governor and appears to be...

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Accused Colorado Springs embezzler headed to trial
By: Lance Benzel - 0 36 min ago

An ex-bookkeeper accused of embezzling nearly $40,000 from a home rental business owned by a friend is headed for trial.

Heather Nicole...

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16 Pikes Peak region students earn prestigious Daniels Fund scholarship
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 49 min ago

Sixteen local students are among the 226 high school seniors from Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming who have been named 2016 Daniels Fund...

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Colorado sets record in 2015 with more than 100 motorcycle deaths
By: Matt Steiner - 0 1 hr ago

More motorcyclists died in Colorado in 2015 than any other year.

The Colorado Department of Transportation issued a release Wednesday showing...

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Colorado Springs police issue warrant for murder suspect
By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 2 hr ago

Police suspect a Colorado Springs man in the stabbing death of Kyle Sullivan.

Daniel Alan Newell is wanted on suspicion of first-degree...

Fort Carson infantry scout jailed in connection with child's death
By: Lance Benzel - 0 2 hr ago

A Fountain man arrested on suspicion of murder in the death of his girlfriend's infant daughter is a Fort Carson infantry scout who deployed at least...

Cañon City man dies in accident on U.S. 50, fuel spill closes highway
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A Canon City man died Tuesday night following a two-vehicle crash that also involves a hazardous material spill, on U.S. 50, nine miles east of...

Man admits voting in Teller County and Kansas in same election
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WICHITA, Kan. — Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach says a Wichita man who voted in Kansas and Colorado during the same election has agreed to pay...

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Upscale high-rise hotel coming to downtown Colorado Springs
By: Rich Laden - 0 2 hr ago

Downtown Colorado Springs hasn't seen a newly constructed hotel in more than four decades or a new high-rise in 15 years. Now, the area could get...

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List: 2016 graduation ceremonies in the Colorado Springs area
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It's celebration time for thousands of high school and college students in the Pikes Peak region. Here's a...

Shots fired into apartment in east Colorado Springs
By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 4 hr ago

Police are investigating multiple shots fired on Colorado Springs' east side.

So far, no one has been reported injured, but police said they...

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Colorado State University officials ask students to avoid annual 'Undie Run'
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FORT COLLINS — Colorado State University officials have warned students that police may intervene in the popular end-of-semester "Undie Run."


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Vision for charter schools helped develop them into Pikes Peak region top performers
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 6 hr ago

Deborah Cole's crystal ball was working perfectly two decades ago, when she became one of the early crusaders of the charter school movement.


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Dog owners who ignore rules at Bear Creek Regional Park will face fines up to $150
By: Matt Steiner - 0 6 hr ago

El Paso County parks users who bring dogs that are out of control or a danger to others face fines up to $150, the board of commissioners voted...

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Man found dead in the street in west Colorado Springs ID'd
By: Chhun Sun - 0 7 hr ago

A man whose body was found in a street in west Colorado Springs on Monday night has been identified as 21-year-old Anthony Kenneth David Glyshaw,...

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Deputies investigate shooting outside Super 8 in Denver
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Adams County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a shooting in Denver early Wednesday morning.

Sgt. Jim Morgan, a spokesman for the sheriff's...

Plenty of water still headed into Platte River
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HOLDREGE, Neb. — Plenty of water is headed for the Platte River in Nebraska, but officials don't know yet how much and when it will arrive.


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First to be cited under Colorado Springs' 'sit-lie' ordinance could face fines of up to $500 each
By: Jakob Rodgers - 0 16 hr ago

Convinced the law is unjust and immoral, the first people cited under Colorado Springs' so-called "sit-lie" ordinance vowed Tuesday to make their...

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State official asks judge for quick ruling on Colorado primary candidates Blaha, Frazier
By: Megan Schrader - 0 16 hr ago

Attorneys for Ryan Frazier and Robert Blaha were in Denver District Court Tuesday morning explaining why the candidates' names should appear on the...

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It takes a village to corral a llama in Colorado
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BOULDER — It took a village and two hours to corral an uncooperative llama named Ethel who escaped from her pasture in rural Colorado and wandered...

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Harrison, Air Academy students learn to bring 'A Game to School'
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 18 hr ago

The Army National Guard presented on Tuesday its "Bring Your 'A Game' to School," at Harrison High School and Air Academy High School.


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In the race for state Senate District 12, Gardner has raised more money than Klingenschmitt
By: Megan Schrader - 0 19 hr ago

DENVER - In the race to replace term-limited Senate President Bill Cadman in Senate District 12, former state Rep. Bob Gardner has out-raised his...

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Police seek help finding attempted murder suspect after weekend shooting in Colorado Springs
By: Chhun Sun - 0 19 hr ago

Colorado Springs police seek public help in finding a man wanted for attempted murder in a shooting over the weekend on the city's southeast...

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Best and Brightest: Overcoming injury inspires Kaila Baca to pursue career in Air Force, medicine
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This is the 17th of 25 profiles about The Gazette's Best and Brightest Class of 2016.

Kaila Baca, a senior at St. Mary's High School, feels...

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Man dies after canoe capsizes in Colorado lake
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LOVELAND — The Loveland Fire Rescue Authority says a canoe capsized on a lake north of Denver, leaving one man dead.

The Denver Post...

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Colorado lawmakers reject labeling marijuana as organic
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DENVER — A Colorado proposal to certify organic marijuana has been rejected amid concerns the labels would imply pot is healthy.

The bill...

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Colorado a step closer on tough student data privacy law
By: - 0 22 hr ago

DENVER — Colorado is one step closer to adopting one of the nation's toughest state laws to protect the privacy of student data.

Parents and...

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Colorado Springs ranks among best cities for STEM grads
By: Doug Fitzgerald - 0 23 hr ago

Colorado Springs ranks among the nation’s best metropolitan areas for STEM (science, technology, education and math) graduates, according to a study...

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