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Two Coloradans join group calling itself 'Hamilton Electors' in attempt to derail Trump

Wed, Dec 7, 2016 - 11:32 AM 0

A Colorado Springs man is one of two members of the Electoral College suing the state in a long-shot attempt to prevent Donald Trump's ascension to the...

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Shuttered Helen Hunt Elementary will be transformed into campus for Hillside non-profits

Wed, Dec 7, 2016 - 9:56 AM 0

Longtime Hillside resident Oliver Shaw was one of the few people braving Tuesday morning's chilling wind. Shaw was taking his usual after-breakfast...

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Jurors see El Paso County jail video showing bloody attack on deputy
Jurors see El Paso County jail video showing bloody attack on deputy

By: Lance Benzel - 0 6 min ago

Marcus Allen Smith burst out of his cell and cold-cocked Deputy Harry LeMonte in the back of the head. "I turned my head just in time to see Mr....

Colorado Springs-area weather delays for Thursday
Colorado Springs-area weather delays for Thursday

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Weather delays are in effect Thursday morning for the following: School Districts Calhan RJ1 - 2 Hour Delay - no morning preschool or AVP. ...

Cañon City police chief headed to Fort Morgan
Cañon City police chief headed to Fort Morgan

By: Rachel Riley - 0 17 min ago

The Cañon City police chief is stepping down to accept a position at a law enforcement agency in northeast Colorado. Paul Schultz, who has been the...

Colorado Springs police arrest husband, wife on allegations of menacing
Colorado Springs police arrest husband, wife on allegations of menacing

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 1 hr ago

A husband and wife were arrested Wednesday after they reportedly fired shots near an apartment complex on Monday morning, police said. Carissa...

Some shelter beds go unused as Colorado Springs experiences sub-freezing temperatures, snow
Some shelter beds go unused as Colorado Springs experiences sub-freezing temperatures, snow

By: Jakob Rodgers - 0 1 hr ago

Colorado Springs police officers and shelter operators urged homeless people Wednesday to seek shelter from the season's first winter storm after...

Colorado Springs' Jim Downing revels in Pearl Harbor remembrance event
Colorado Springs' Jim Downing revels in Pearl Harbor remembrance event

By: Tom Roeder - 0 1 hr ago

Colorado Springs Pearl Harbor survivor Jim Downing was greeted like a rock star Thursday in Honolulu, where he was at the center of celebrations...

Tuesday homicide victim was homeless and camped outside apartment building, residents say
Tuesday homicide victim was homeless and camped outside apartment building, residents say

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 2 hr ago

Residents living at Marquette Heights Apartments in Security say the man shot and killed there Tuesday night was harmless, homeless and sleeping in the...

Damaging insect found in Colorado's largest wine region
Damaging insect found in Colorado's largest wine region

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DENVER — State officials say an insect that attacks grapes has been found in Colorado's largest wine producing area. The state agriculture department...

Man sues Denver police after DNA mix-up leads to jail time
Man sues Denver police after DNA mix-up leads to jail time

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DENVER — A man is suing Denver police after he was wrongly jailed for two months in a sexual assault case because of a DNA mistake. Shawnnon Hale,...

Colorado plans crackdown on home pot growers
Colorado plans crackdown on home pot growers

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DENVER — Hoping to preserve its marijuana law under the next president, Colorado is planning a slate of legislation designed to crack down on pot that...

Colorado Republicans: Stop with the rules and regulations
Colorado Republicans: Stop with the rules and regulations

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With fresh political regimes comes a renewed cry from Republicans to curb government regulations. House Minority Leader Patrick Neville of Castle...

Police searching for attempted burglar in north Colorado Springs
Police searching for attempted burglar in north Colorado Springs

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 3 hr ago

Police are searching for a man who may be responsible for a series of attempted burglaries in north Colorado Springs near Centennial Boulevard. Since...

Proponents of successful medical aid-in-dying initiative push ahead with implementation
Proponents of successful medical aid-in-dying initiative push ahead with implementation

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With the expensive fight to grant terminally ill patients access to life-ending medication in the rearview mirror, proponents are focused on...

Chris Lieber stepping down as Colorado Springs' TOPS manager
Chris Lieber stepping down as Colorado Springs' TOPS manager

By: Seth Boster - 0 3 hr ago

Chris Lieber looked over his shoulder for a reminder of the past two decades. The 5,923 acres of open space, the 146 miles of trails, the 37 parks - in...

Colorado Gives Day pulls in record-breaking donations for charities
Colorado Gives Day pulls in record-breaking donations for charities

By: Chhun Sun - 0 3 hr ago

It was another record-breaking year for Colorado Gives Day. In the 24-hour fundraising blitz on Tuesday, $33.8 million was given to 2,111 nonprofits...

Colorado Springs Grinch thief back in custody after probation violations
Colorado Springs Grinch thief back in custody after probation violations

By: Lance Benzel - 0 4 hr ago

Hide your Grinches and lock up your inflatable candy canes. He's back. A Colorado Springs man who seized headlines two years ago after stealing...

Police searching suspect in downtown Colorado Springs library stabbing
Police searching suspect in downtown Colorado Springs library stabbing

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 4 hr ago

A man was stabbed multiple times at the Penrose Library in downtown Colorado Springs on Wednesday afternoon, police said. Police are searching for a...

Wednesday snowfall could make afternoon commute tricky
Wednesday snowfall could make afternoon commute tricky

By: Rachel Riley - 0 4 hr ago

The snow's afternoon return to Colorado Springs could make for a tricky evening commute. Slippery secondary roads and side streets are likely to...

75th anniversary Pearl Harbor observance honors Colorado Springs Navy pilot who perished
75th anniversary Pearl Harbor observance honors Colorado Springs Navy pilot who perished

By: Tom Roeder - 0 4 hr ago

The sacrifices of a local sailor 75 years ago and the changes that World War II brought to the Pikes Peak region were the focus of a Colorado Springs...

Expect more cold, snow before warmup around Colorado Springs; accident alert status canceled
Expect more cold, snow before warmup around Colorado Springs; accident alert status canceled

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 5 hr ago

A chilly, snowy Wednesday in Colorado Springs will be followed by sunnier, increasingly warmer weather. The National Weather Service in Pueblo...

3-year-old Aurora boy, mother found after Amber Alert
3-year-old Aurora boy, mother found after Amber Alert

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 5 hr ago

A 3-year-old boy and his mother have been found safe after a man allegedly kidnapped them at gunpoint Wednesday, prompting police to issue an Amber...

State suspends license of Colorado Springs real estate broker
State suspends license of Colorado Springs real estate broker

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 5 hr ago

The Colorado Real Estate Commission has suspended the license of Colorado Springs real estate broker Holly Dalton, after finding evidence of alleged...

127 Colorado Springs-area holiday events
127 Colorado Springs-area holiday events

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An updated list of events being held during the holiday season around the Pikes Peak region.

Wednesday snowfall totals around Colorado Springs area
Wednesday snowfall totals around Colorado Springs area

By: Rachel Riley - 0 6 hr ago

Snowfall totals reported to the National Weather Service in Pueblo from across the Pikes Peak region as of midday Wednesday: Black Forest: 0.8-1.6...

Last community workshop on Colorado Springs corridor plan is Thursday night
Last community workshop on Colorado Springs corridor plan is Thursday night

By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 7 hr ago

The last community workshop on the North Nevada Avenue corridor plan will be at 6 p.m. Thursday, and Colorado Springs officials are looking for more...

Crisanta Duran makes political A-list beyond Colorado
Crisanta Duran makes political A-list beyond Colorado

By: Joey Bunch - 0 8 hr ago

The woman destined to become Colorado's first Latina House speaker in January was called one of "5 Badass Female Politicians" in a headline Tuesday on...

Interstate 25 reopens north of Colorado Springs
Interstate 25 reopens north of Colorado Springs

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Southbound Interstate 25 in Larkspur was shut down late Wednesday morning for a crash, according to the Colorado Department of Transportation. The...

Gold coin again dropped in Colorado Springs Salvation Army kettle
Gold coin again dropped in Colorado Springs Salvation Army kettle

By: Chhun Sun - 0 8 hr ago

The Secret Gold Coin Donor did it again. Someone dropped a 1975 South Africa Krugerrand gold coin into a Colorado Springs Salvation Army red kettle...

Police investigate student who threatened Colorado Springs school
Police investigate student who threatened Colorado Springs school

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 9 hr ago

A Coronado High School student who made a threat to the school is facing disciplinary action following an investigation conducted Tuesday, according to...

Colorado Springs man dies from injuries in November crash

By: Rachel Riley - 0 9 hr ago

An 84-year-old man died Monday from injuries sustained in a crash last month near the Briargate area. Frederick Harris, of Colorado Springs was...

Colorado Springs apartment rents soar again, hit another record high
Colorado Springs apartment rents soar again, hit another record high

By: Rich Laden - 0 9 hr ago

Colorado Springs-area apartment rents soared to another record high during the third quarter - breaking the $1,000-a-month barrier for the first time,...

Man found dead in an apartment complex in El Paso County
Man found dead in an apartment complex in El Paso County

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 9 hr ago

A man was found dead in the Kit Carson Apartments in Security on Tuesday night, said Jacqueline Kirby, spokeswoman for the El Paso County Sheriff's...

Colorado man faces drug charges after I-80 stop in Nevada

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CARLIN, Nev. — A Colorado man is facing drug charges in northeast Nevada after police pulled him over for a taillight violation while driving on U.S....

Colorado Springs remembers Pearl Harbor: Ceremony scheduled Wednesday morning
Colorado Springs remembers Pearl Harbor: Ceremony scheduled Wednesday morning

By: Tom Roeder - 0 11 hr ago

Colorado Springs will remember Pearl Harbor Wednesday with an 11 a.m. ceremony at the Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St. The event includes a speech...

Rep. Mike Coffman urges Obama not to pardon Bowe Bergdahl
Rep. Mike Coffman urges Obama not to pardon Bowe Bergdahl

By: Joey Bunch - 0 12 hr ago

A veteran of both the Army and the Marine Corps, U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman of Aurora sent a letter to the president Tuesday urging him not to pardon Bowe...

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CreekStone Homes invites you to get cozy... you’re in a ComfortBuilt™ Home!

Tue, Dec 6, 2016 - 8:05 AM 0

CreekStone Homes has always been proud to be a forward-thinking and innovative home builder. So, after researching building trends and new...