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Colorado's methane rules were guideline for federal acts now under repeal

Fri, Feb 24, 2017 - 10:49 AM 0

Coloradans are getting in the fight over repealing newly enacted rules to reduce methane emissions from oil and natural gas wells on public lands. The...

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Colorado Springs slaying suspect hires Casey Anthony defense attorney

Sat, Feb 25, 2017 - 8:21 AM 0

A man accused of stashing the gunshot-riddled body of his ex-mistress in a Colorado Springs storage unit before trying to flee to Hong Kong has an attorney...

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Fire near Pikes Peak International Raceway burns 250 acres
Fire near Pikes Peak International Raceway burns 250 acres

By: Rachel Riley - 0 4 min ago

 Firefighters are working to put out a fire in southeast Colorado Springs. The fire was reported just before 2:30 p.m. at Janitell Road and East...

Gumbo provides the heat at Manitou Springs' Mardi Gras celebration
Gumbo provides the heat at Manitou Springs' Mardi Gras celebration

By: Rachel Riley - 0 25 min ago

Louisiana native Byron Guillory had never cooked gumbo in the snow - until Saturday. He was one of 21 chefs who entered the Mumbo Jumbo Gumbo...

Pikes Peak Regional Science Fair exhibits students' wide-ranging interests

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Sat, Feb 25, 2017

Current affairs, the high cost of medical care and nutritional effects on the human brain converged Saturday at the annual Pikes Peak Regional Science...

Colorado rancher plows mile-long 'Trump' sign
Colorado rancher plows mile-long 'Trump' sign

By: - 0 1 hr ago

LIMON, Colorado — If you fly in or out of Denver soon, you might spot one of the nation's largest political signs. Frustrated at some of the...

New U.S. Space Command boss works to advance America's options in orbit, on Internet
New U.S. Space Command boss works to advance America's options in orbit, on Internet

By: Tom Roeder - 0 1 hr ago

Gen. Jay Raymond's first months at Air Force Space Command have confirmed what he already knew. "Space is no longer a peaceful domain," he said last...

State Patrol searching for pickup that deliberately hit parked cars in east Colorado Springs
State Patrol searching for pickup that deliberately hit parked cars in east Colorado Springs

By: Chhun Sun - 0 2 hr ago

Colorado State Patrol is looking for a blue pickup that hit multiple vehicles Saturday in the Cimarron Hills area of east Colorado Springs. At least...

About 40 firefighters required to quell blaze at west Colorado Springs home
About 40 firefighters required to quell blaze at west Colorado Springs home

By: Rachel Riley - 0 3 hr ago

As many as 40 firefighters were required to put out a fire at a residence in west Colorado Springs early Saturday morning. The blaze on the 400 block...

Will your favorite stores and restaurants ever come to Colorado Springs?
Will your favorite stores and restaurants ever come to Colorado Springs?

By: Rich Laden - 0 3 hr ago

Denver's got 'em: IKEA, Crate & Barrel, The Cheesecake Factory and several more of the nation's trendiest stores and restaurants. But don't...

Crime Stoppers appeals for donations to keep getting tips for Colorado Springs police
Crime Stoppers appeals for donations to keep getting tips for Colorado Springs police

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 3 hr ago

There's a reason crimes publicized in El Paso County almost always include a plea for potential witnesses to call Pikes Peak Crime Stoppers. "It's...

“Valentine’s” flyers promoting the Ku Klux Klan distributed in Grand Junction
“Valentine’s” flyers promoting the Ku Klux Klan distributed in Grand Junction

By: - 0 3 hr ago

“Valentine’s” flyers promoting the Ku Klux Klan were left on driveways or placed in mailboxes around Grand Junction, spurring some residents to turn...

Vince Bzdek: Fraternize with the enemy. Please.
Vince Bzdek: Fraternize with the enemy. Please.

By: - 0 4 hr ago

An enemy of the people came into my office the other day to pitch a story about the first American airman to return to duty after being deemed 100...

Road work: Lanes to be closed this week for Cimarron-Interstate 25 project
Road work: Lanes to be closed this week for Cimarron-Interstate 25 project

By: Rachel Riley - 0 5 hr ago

Get ready for another week of lane closures related to the Interstate 25 and Cimarron Street interchange project. Beginning Monday and continuing...

LGBTQ Lobby Day at the Capitol to address transgender rights
LGBTQ Lobby Day at the Capitol to address transgender rights

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Monday is LGBTQ Lobby Day at the state Capitol, and you can bet transgender rights will be a topic of conversations between advocates and lawmakers....

Volunteer weather observers sought for Colorado's spring rain and hail season

By: - 0 Sat, Feb 25, 2017

The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow Network is seeking volunteer weather observers in southern and eastern Colorado. The nationwide...

Crews respond to fire on West Colorado Avenue
Crews respond to fire on West Colorado Avenue

By: Rachel Riley - 0 9 hr ago

The Colorado Springs Fire Department is working a structure fire at a west Colorado Springs motel .

Lockheed Martin to move 650 positions to Colorado, Florida
Lockheed Martin to move 650 positions to Colorado, Florida

By: - 0 9 hr ago

Lockheed Martin will move 650 jobs to Colorado and Florida over the next eight years as part of the relocation of its fleet ballistic missile program....

Colorado ski area shuts down due to maintenance issues
Colorado ski area shuts down due to maintenance issues

By: - 0 9 hr ago

DURANGO — A western Colorado ski area has voluntarily shut down after state inspectors found maintenance problems and operational issues. The Durango...

Colorado history students have virtual dialogue with WWI kaiser
Colorado history students have virtual dialogue with WWI kaiser

By: - 0 9 hr ago

DENVER — Kaiser Wilhelm II is angry and wants to go to war. His eyes flare red when talking about his disdain for the British, and his jaw churns...

Warrant issued for Ebert County deputy in poaching felonies

By: - 0 Sat, Feb 25, 2017

KIOWA — A nationwide warrant has been issued for a former Colorado sheriff's deputy wanted for poaching deer near Elbert. Former Elbert County deputy...

Douglas Bruce denies past crimes in latest dispute over Colorado Springs election
Douglas Bruce denies past crimes in latest dispute over Colorado Springs election

By: Lance Benzel - 0 10 hr ago

Douglas Bruce is no crook - not according to Bruce. While testifying Friday as part of his latest court challenge against a Colorado Springs city...

Another suicide of Discovery Canyon Campus student renews painful questions
Another suicide of Discovery Canyon Campus student renews painful questions

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 12 hr ago

Another family from Discovery Canyon Campus will bury their child on Saturday, one week after he took his life. Henry Rodriguez, in the back stretch...

One in custody in armed home invasion in northeast Colorado Springs
One in custody in armed home invasion in northeast Colorado Springs

By: Rachel Riley - 0 12 hr ago

Police were investigating a home invasion in northeast Colorado Springs on Friday afternoon. Officers were called to the 1900 block of Seclusion...

Family: Domestic violence suspect killed in police pursuit feared return to jail
Family: Domestic violence suspect killed in police pursuit feared return to jail

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 12 hr ago

A domestic violence suspect shot and killed while fleeing from Colorado Springs police this week feared returning to jail, according to his family....

Five short winter hikes in the Pikes Peak region
Five short winter hikes in the Pikes Peak region

By: Jen Mulson - 0 12 hr ago

Despite wishing and hoping, it's still winter. But we know you're dying to get out of the house and on the trails, so we're here to help. Here are a...

Weather update: Colorado Springs police on accident alert
Weather update: Colorado Springs police on accident alert

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 22 hr ago

Snow that crept into the Pikes Peak Region Thursday will linger Friday. Light showers are possible heading into the afternoon and chances will...

U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn holds district address, group holds protest outside of event
U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn holds district address, group holds protest outside of event

By: - 0 23 hr ago

U.S. Congressman Doug Lamborn gave his “State of the 5th Congressional District Address” Friday. The event was held at the Cheyenne Mountain Resort,...

Campaign underway to raise $1.5M to name theater for former UCCS chancellor
Campaign underway to raise $1.5M to name theater for former UCCS chancellor

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 23 hr ago

A $1.5 million fundraising campaign to name a theater in honor of former University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Chancellor Pam Shockley-Zalabak...

Shoplifter eludes police officer after breaking into Colorado Springs home

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Yesterday

A shoplifting suspect broke into a south Colorado Springs home while escaping from a police officer on Friday. Just after noon on Friday, the officer...

El Paso sheriff's office seeks reserve officers
El Paso sheriff's office seeks reserve officers

By: Shiying Cheng - 0 Yesterday

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office Reserve Unit is seeking motivated individuals to become reserve deputies, who are certified peace officers and work...

3 Oklahoma City men arrested for slaying in Colorado
3 Oklahoma City men arrested for slaying in Colorado

By: - 0 Yesterday

OKLAHOMA CITY — Police say three Oklahoma City men wanted in connection with the shooting death of a man in Pueblo, Colorado, in December have been...

Former Boulder mayor charged in fatal collision
Former Boulder mayor charged in fatal collision

By: - 0 Yesterday

BOULDER — Former Boulder Mayor Bob Greenlee has been charged with vehicular homicide and other counts in connection with a December crash that left one...

Boulder sheriff: Wildfire sparked by target shooters
Boulder sheriff: Wildfire sparked by target shooters

By: - 0 Yesterday

HYGIENE — Investigators say a wildfire that destroyed three outbuildings and a barn in Boulder County was started by target shooters. The Boulder...

Get ready for a visual feast: Take 10
Get ready for a visual feast: Take 10

By: Eric Singer - 0 Yesterday

An visual feast is going to be set and served up for you on Fridays as the Gazette unveils a new way to know before you go for entertainment in the...

Colorado Springs Fire Department works to put out vehicle fire
Colorado Springs Fire Department works to put out vehicle fire

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 Yesterday

Traffic delays are expected briefly in northeast Colorado Springs Friday as crews work to put out a vehicle fire. The vehicle reportedly caught fire...

Colorado Springs police seeks public input in design of new substation
Colorado Springs police seeks public input in design of new substation

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 Yesterday

Colorado Springs police are seeking public input on the design for a new station in the southeast part of the city. The project's architects and...

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