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New plan could close quarry in Colorado Springs mountain
By: Matt Steiner - 0 1 hr ago

An eyesore that dominates the mountains west of Colorado Springs will one day be re-vegetated and handed over for public use if a plan for a new...

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Colorado Springs City Council to maintain Utilities governance
By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 1 hr ago

Given the choice of replacing itself with an elected or appointed panel, the Colorado Springs Utilities Board decided Wednesday not to flip the...

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Donald Trump's planned Denver appearance shows he's getting serious about Colorado
By: Megan Schrader - 0 1 hr ago

DENVER - Donald Trump is getting serious about Colorado.

After an abysmal showing at the state assembly - he didn't win a single pledged...

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PETA claims Air Force Academy training program is cruel to rabbits
By: Tom Roeder - 0 1 hr ago

An animal-rights group Wednesday launched protests of the Air Force Academy's killing of rabbits as part of a survival training program for...

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Colorado Springs state Rep. Roupe hosting campaign walk, meals
By: Tiffany Ditto - 0 2 hr ago

State Rep. Kit Roupé is hosting a "Walk With Kit" event to support her reelection campaign on July 9.

The walk begin at 9 a.m. at the Airplane...

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Gonzalez clings to 32-vote lead in El Paso County race
By: Matt Steiner - 0 5 hr ago

Longinos Gonzalez leads Scott Turner in the Republican primary for District 4El Paso County Commissioner by such a small margin a recount may be...

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Mayor Suthers assures pastor his 'Jesus' ads will continue to get out
By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 5 hr ago

The Rev. Lawson Perdue can relax. His "Jesus is Lord" bus bench advertisements won't be canceled, Mayor John Suthers told the Colorado Springs City...

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Colorado Springs lawmaker's domestic violence bill becomes law this week
By: Tiffany Ditto - 0 9 hr ago

A bill that strengthens the language to help district attorneys prosecute domestic abusers becomes state law on Friday.

House Bill 1066,...

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District 4 commissioner race may take a week to decide
By: Matt Steiner - 0 12 hr ago

The race to become the next District 4 El Paso County Commissioner will likely last another week.

Longinos Gonzalez clung to an eight-vote...

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Puerto Rico financial rescue package wins Senate test vote
By: - 0 12 hr ago

WASHINGTON — A rescue package for debt-stricken Puerto Rico has survived a test vote in the Senate, just two days before the island is expected to...