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El Paso County commissioners rail against ballot measure as group in Denver hails viability of Amendment 69

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7/20 Foundation reaches funding goal to begin design for theater shooting victims memorial
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Despite a slow start, the 7/20 Memorial Foundation announced Tuesday the group has enough money to start work on the permanent memorial for...

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Reshaping Colorado Springs: Residents' input sought
By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 26 min ago

Colorado Springs officials want residents to climb aboard and help them rewrite a comprehensive plan that has been stagnant for 15 years.


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Trial date set for man suspected of killing Colorado Springs firefighter
By: Lance Benzel - 0 47 min ago

As retired Colorado Springs firefighter Daryl B. Ritz lay wounded from three gunshots, his assailant paused before firing more rounds from a...

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Service for former Colorado Springs police sergeant to be held Friday
By: Ellie Mulder - 0 1 hr ago

The Colorado Springs Police Department will host a celebration of life service Friday to honor Wayne Rodney Anderson, who died Tuesday at the age of...

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14,576 donated light bulbs will increase energy efficiency of Colorado Springs homes
By: Ellie Mulder - 0 1 hr ago

Thousands of donated LED light bulbs will be installed in the homes of low-income Colorado Springs Utilities customers in the next year.


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Fire renders southwest Colorado Springs home unlivable
By: Ellie Mulder - 0 1 hr ago

A house fire in southwest Colorado Springs began at around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, rendering the home unlivable by the time it was extinguished, according...

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Police make arrest in murder of Falcon man David Stechman
By: Ellie Mulder - 0 2 hr ago

Timothy Hagins, 34, was in jail when deputies from the El Paso County Sheriff's Office served him a warrant in connection with killing David...

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Storm leaves parts of Colorado Springs looking 'like a hurricane came through'
By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 2 hr ago

Colorado weather is not always kind to its residents.

When it isn't hail battering homes, denting cars and shattering glass - like during last...

Eastern El Paso County bridge closed in wake of powerful storm
By: Chhun Sun - 0 2 hr ago

High water has forced the closure of a bridge on Slocum Road in eastern El Paso County, the county announced Tuesday.

A powerful storm Monday...

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$9 million road project in on Colorado Springs' west side set to begin
By: Chhun Sun - 0 2 hr ago

A $9-million makeover of Centennial Boulevard between Garden of the Gods Road and Chesham Circle in Colorado Springs is set to begin, city officials...

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Colorado Springs-area Labor Day closures
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Banks and credit unions: Most banks and credit unions closed Monday; check with individual banks or credit unions.


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Red Cross handed out cleanup supplies to Colorado Springs storm victims
By: Chhun Sun - 0 3 hr ago

Members from Red Cross of Southeastern Colorado will hand out cleanup supplies to residents who were affected by Monday afternoon's storm in Colorado...

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Slow-moving storm 'increasing in intensity' through Pikes Peak region
By: Ellie Mulder - 0 3 hr ago

UPDATE 3:30 p.m

The storms across El Paso County are "gradually increasing in intensity" and are drifting southeast toward Ellicott, according...

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Local Relic to open brewery tasting room in historic chapel in downtown Colorado Springs
By: Stephanie Earls - 0 4 hr ago

Three months after abandoning plans to open a brewery tasting room in a new, multi-use center on Cascade Avenue, Local Relic is moving forward with...