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Items found in Cañon City storage unit auction might be related to decade-old homicide

Tue, Jan 17, 2017 - 6:27 AM

A Fremont County lieutenant detective is on administrative leave while authorities investigate possible decade-old homicide evidence found in a personal...

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Air Force Academy cadets marching in Trump inaugural parade must commit to the left

Tue, Jan 17, 2017 - 6:28 AM 0

When Air Force Academy cadets march Friday in Washington, D.C., in the inaugural parade following President-elect Donald Trump's swearing in ceremony,...

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Children hit by car in school crosswalk are recovering

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 Tue, Jan 17, 2017

Four children hit by a car last week on their way to school are recovering. Three of the children have been released from the hospital and are...

Rangely chief says it's not good for the addict if you save them from overdose

By: - 0 Tue, Jan 17, 2017

The things you learn reading The Rio Blanco Herald Times. If a person in drug overdose crisis gets an antidote, he won't learn his lesson. That's tough...

Upcoming meeting lets residents comment on North Nevada Avenue project plan
Upcoming meeting lets residents comment on North Nevada Avenue project plan

By: Chhun Sun - 0 1 hr ago

An open house will be held Tuesday evening to unveil a plan aimed to improve North Nevada Avenue. The community meeting is scheduled from 6-7:30 p.m....

Colorado marijuana sales top $106 million in November
Colorado marijuana sales top $106 million in November

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Colorado marijuana shops tallied just over $106 million in sales this past November, putting the industry’s 2016 sales totals just shy of $1.2 billion...

Another TV contract dispute looms over Colorado Springs customers amid NFL playoffs
Another TV contract dispute looms over Colorado Springs customers amid NFL playoffs

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 2 hr ago

If you are a Dish Network customer and planning on watching Sunday's AFC championship game on KKTV, you should probably be making alternate plans. The...

Yolanda Avila to kick off campaign for Colorado Springs City Council

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Yolanda L. Avila will kick off her campaign for the Colorado Springs City Council seat representing District 4 during an event from 1 to 4 p.m....

Raptor center gives southern Colorado raptors a second chance at survival
Raptor center gives southern Colorado raptors a second chance at survival

By: Rachel Riley - 0 2 hr ago

A great horned owl, injured when it flew into a car, will move to a larger outdoor cage for the next stage of its rehabilitation. A merlin falcon, no...

Live traffic blog: Crash delaying traffic on I-25 at Garden of the Gods Road
Live traffic blog: Crash delaying traffic on I-25 at Garden of the Gods Road

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 2 hr ago

A vehicle that slammed into a guard rail on southbound Interstate 25 near the Garden of the Gods Road intersection is causing delays. The left lane...

Former El Paso sheriff's officials Presley, San Agustin face arraignment
Former El Paso sheriff's officials Presley, San Agustin face arraignment

By: Lance Benzel - 0 2 hr ago

Two former El Paso County sheriff's supervisors are due to be arraigned Tuesday in a wide-ranging corruption case. If they plead not guilty, trial...

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo penguin chick beats the odds and survives past 30-day mark
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo penguin chick beats the odds and survives past 30-day mark

By: Chhun Sun - 0 2 hr ago

Every time the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo had a hatching of an African penguin, the chick wouldn't survive past 10 days. But Penny was different. The...

Colorado Springs food bank makes recycling a tool to fight hunger
Colorado Springs food bank makes recycling a tool to fight hunger

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 3 hr ago

Care and Share Food Bank for Southern Colorado is trying to turn cardboard and shrink wrap into meals for low-income families through a unit it...

Denver teen among those dead in Mexican resort shooting
Denver teen among those dead in Mexican resort shooting

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One of five people who died at a beachfront nightclub in Mexico where gunfire erupted early Monday morning was a young Denver woman, according to the...

Unseasonably warm temperatures forecast for the Colorado Springs area
Unseasonably warm temperatures forecast for the Colorado Springs area

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 3 hr ago

By mid-week, expect unseasonably warm weather in Colorado Springs. "Drier and warmer weather takes hold starting Tuesday with highs in the 40s and...

Colorado Springs MLK Jr. Day March For Hope: A call to action
Colorado Springs MLK Jr. Day March For Hope: A call to action

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 4 hr ago

Carrying a sign she made that read, "We have too many walls, we need connections," 10-year-old Shatrevia Whitfield tried to ignore the breezy, chilly...

Four men rob Colorado Springs convenience store
Four men rob Colorado Springs convenience store

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 5 hr ago

Four men, one of which was armed, took money and items from a local convenience store early Tuesday morning. The men, dressed in all black,...

Colorado Springs man robbed while filling gas tank
Colorado Springs man robbed while filling gas tank

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 5 hr ago

A man filling up his gas tank in the 100 block of North Chestnut Street late Monday was robbed, Colorado Springs police said. The man had reportedly...

Foyer renovation at the Air Force Academy comes with big price tag; academy says it can't release explanation
Foyer renovation at the Air Force Academy comes with big price tag; academy says it can't release explanation

By: Tom Roeder - 0 6 hr ago

The Air Force Academy remodeled the foyer outside Superintendent Lt. Gen. Michelle Johnson's office in a project that finished this month. New wall...

Mugshot Monday: Most wanted in the Colorado Springs area
Mugshot Monday: Most wanted in the Colorado Springs area

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Wanted Pikes Peak Area Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help finding the following people for whom felony arrest warrants have been issued....

Denver celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. legacy with annual 'marade'
Denver celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. legacy with annual 'marade'

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DENVER — Officials including Denver Mayor Michael Hancock will celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. in the city's annual "marade". Monday's...

Get a Job Monday: HomeAdvisor may be your next career stop in Colorado Springs
Get a Job Monday: HomeAdvisor may be your next career stop in Colorado Springs

By: Eric Singer - 0 18 hr ago

Top-tier sales professionals needed right now! Our exclusive Get a Job Monday segment hones in on a Colorado Springs company that needs inside sales...

Hundreds volunteer at Colorado Springs Care and Share for MLK Day of Service
Hundreds volunteer at Colorado Springs Care and Share for MLK Day of Service

By: Chhun Sun - 0 20 hr ago

Like many kids his age, Bryant Wainright didn't want to get out of his bed on a no-school Monday. "I'd probably still be sleeping," he said. His...

Skier dies after hitting tree at Breckenridge
Skier dies after hitting tree at Breckenridge

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BRECKENRIDGE — Authorities say a skier died after hitting a tree at Breckenridge Ski Resort last week. The Summit Daily News reports that 47-year-old...

Colorado State Sen. Mike Johnston will run for Democratic gubernatorial nomination
Colorado State Sen. Mike Johnston will run for Democratic gubernatorial nomination

By: Peter Marcus - 0 20 hr ago

State Sen. Mike Johnston will announce a run for governor on Tuesday, according to an advisory Monday from the Johnston campaign. The Democrat said...

2006 murder evidence found in Fremont County Sheriff's Office storage unit
2006 murder evidence found in Fremont County Sheriff's Office storage unit

By: - 0 21 hr ago

Fremont County Sheriff Jim Beicker said the FCSO is cooperating completely with the Colorado Bureau of Investigations in regards to evidence from a...

Colorado Springs scholars, leaders say tensions high as MLK Jr.'s legacy is honored ahead of Trump's inauguration
Colorado Springs scholars, leaders say tensions high as MLK Jr.'s legacy is honored ahead of Trump's inauguration

By: Jakob Rodgers - 0 21 hr ago

For millions of Americans, Barack Obama's 2009 inauguration at the Lincoln Memorial spoke to the power of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream"...

Colorado jail deaths steadily increased, more than doubled from 2011 to June of 2015
Colorado jail deaths steadily increased, more than doubled from 2011 to June of 2015

By: - 0 22 hr ago

The number of people who died in Colorado’s jails more than doubled in four years, following a national trend of a rising death toll among...

Voice of the Consumer: Jury duty scam resurfaces to terrify elderly woman
Voice of the Consumer: Jury duty scam resurfaces to terrify elderly woman

By: Betty Sexton - 0 22 hr ago

Anytime crooks are able to pocket a lot of money by cooking up a good scheme, they revisit it, hoping to score even more dough. That's happening now...

Coroner: Two people dead in southern Colorado town

By: - 0 22 hr ago

Two people have been found dead in the small town of Capulin, outside of Alamosa, according to Gazette news partner KKTV. The town is 20 minutes...

Congregations: Future for wind-damaged Colorado Springs churches in God's hands
Congregations: Future for wind-damaged Colorado Springs churches in God's hands

By: Chhun Sun - 0 23 hr ago

In the falling snow, several worshippers at Fellowship of the Rockies stood around a fence, bowing their heads. The outdoor prayer gathering followed...

Woodland Park residents warned about mountain lion and cubs under porches
Woodland Park residents warned about mountain lion and cubs under porches

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Yesterday

The Woodland Park Police Department warned the public on Sunday that a mountain lion and two cubs have been spotted under porches at homes in the area...

List: What's open, what's not on Martin Luther King Jr. Day around Colorado Springs

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Here's a look at what's happening Monday on Martin Luther King Jr. Day around the Colorado Springs area: Events “Remembering the Dream,” a Martin...

Snow expected to continue around Colorado Springs, but it likely won't stay
Snow expected to continue around Colorado Springs, but it likely won't stay

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Yesterday

Snowfall is forecast to continue falling across the Colorado Springs area on Monday, but don't expect it to stay on the ground for long. According to...

Four rescue dogs missing after Texas man dies in Colorado crash
Four rescue dogs missing after Texas man dies in Colorado crash

By: - 0 Yesterday

PUEBLO — A Texas man who was transporting rescue dogs to Colorado has died and four dogs are missing after a rollover crash on Interstate 25 in...

GUEST COLUMN: Celebrate Martin Luther King Day by remembering his role in major civil rights bills
GUEST COLUMN: Celebrate Martin Luther King Day by remembering his role in major civil rights bills

By: - 0 Yesterday

Martin Luther King Jr. will be remembered Monday for his stirring speeches in behalf of civil rights and the protest demonstrations he led that defied...

Snow totals throughout the Colorado Springs area

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 Yesterday

Relatively light amounts of snow Sunday night varied across El Paso County, leaving snow totals Monday less than expected for most areas, according to...

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