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Colorado Springs-area, statewide graduation rates continuing to rise

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 3 min ago

High school graduation rates in the Pikes Peak region outpaced statewide rates, which continued to inch upward last year, according to statistics...

Comcast pact calls for higher fees in Colorado Springs

By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 7 min ago

Comcast cable television subscribers would see their franchise fee ratchet up from $1.53 to $5 a month on a $100 bill under a new agreement proposed by...

Slain siblings' absence felt by teachers, classmates at Colorado Springs elementary
Slain siblings' absence felt by teachers, classmates at Colorado Springs elementary

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 21 min ago

Trudy Welsh was doing her best to put on a smile for the children in her after-school computer class for English learners. Earlier, she had learned...

Deadline is Monday to file nominating petitions to run for Colorado Springs City Council
Deadline is Monday to file nominating petitions to run for Colorado Springs City Council

By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 45 min ago

Prospective Colorado Springs City Council candidates have until 5 p.m. Monday to submit nominating petitions with at least 50 valid signatures of...

The Silhouettes, including Colorado Springs high school dancer, to perform at Liberty Ball
The Silhouettes, including Colorado Springs high school dancer, to perform at Liberty Ball

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 57 min ago

After competing on the television show, "America's Got Talent" and performing in Ireland, Poland and Canada, local teen Rebekah Miller now is going to...

Will Donald J. Trump save the U.S. or tear it apart? Colorado Springs-area residents share their views of a new presidency
Will Donald J. Trump save the U.S. or tear it apart? Colorado Springs-area residents share their views of a new presidency

By: - 0 1 hr ago

Donald J. Trump will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States Friday after one of the most divisive elections our country has ever seen....

Police searching for Colorado Springs bank robber
Police searching for Colorado Springs bank robber

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 1 hr ago

Police are searching for a bank robber who took an unknown amount of cash from a northeast Colorado Springs bank Jan. 9. At about 5 p.m., he entered...

Clean air advocate subpoenaed by Colorado Springs Utilities in sulfur dioxide dispute
Clean air advocate subpoenaed by Colorado Springs Utilities in sulfur dioxide dispute

By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 1 hr ago

Clean air advocate Jacquie Ostrom is being ordered to testify at a deposition and produce four months of emails or other communications sought in the...

Fremont sheriff's deputy saves drug user from heroin overdose with Narcan
Fremont sheriff's deputy saves drug user from heroin overdose with Narcan

By: Rachel Riley - 0 1 hr ago

With the help of a powerful opiate antidote, a Fremont County Sheriff's deputy rescued a wanted Cañon City woman from what could have been a deadly...

Man dead after possible 'make my day' shooting near downtown Colorado Springs
Man dead after possible 'make my day' shooting near downtown Colorado Springs

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 2 hr ago

A man is reportedly dead following a shooting in downtown Colorado Springs Thursday morning. Police said shortly before 7:30 a.m. that they were...

Last call for alcohol could vary if Colorado legislature approves bill
Last call for alcohol could vary if Colorado legislature approves bill

By: Joey Bunch - 0 2 hr ago

A bill expected to be introduced this week into the Colorado House would let towns, cities or counties decide if last call at the local bar remains 2...

Boom times continue for Colorado Springs-area hotels; best occupancy rate in 19 years
Boom times continue for Colorado Springs-area hotels; best occupancy rate in 19 years

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 2 hr ago

Tourists filled rooms in Pikes Peak region hotels last year to levels not reached in nearly 20 years according to the Rocky Mountain Lodging Report....

Nonprofits partnership keeps veterans and single mothers from falling into homelessness
Nonprofits partnership keeps veterans and single mothers from falling into homelessness

By: - 0 2 hr ago

Two agencies in Colorado Springs, The Home Front Cares and Partners in Housing, work hand in hand as they each serve a specific niche in the community...

Durango fluoride fight hearkens to Colorado Springs brown stain history
Durango fluoride fight hearkens to Colorado Springs brown stain history

By: Joey Bunch - 0 2 hr ago

A fight over fluoride in Durango is nothing to smile at. It's gotten pretty gnarly, judging from the excellent coverage of The Durango Herald. Next...

Murderers identified in 1972, 2010 killings in Colorado Springs
Murderers identified in 1972, 2010 killings in Colorado Springs

By: Rachel Riley - 0 2 hr ago

Forensic science has lead local police detectives to the men responsible for two years-old homicides, Colorado Springs police said in a Thursday news...

Cirque du Soleil's 'Ovo' offers aerial twists on a bug's life in Colorado Springs performance
Cirque du Soleil's 'Ovo' offers aerial twists on a bug's life in Colorado Springs performance

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 3 hr ago

Even out of makeup and in workout clothes, Catherine Audy and Alexis Trudel are more butterfly than you or I ever will be. Suspended from long cords...

Student uses pepper spray inside Colorado Springs high school, prompting partial evacuation
Student uses pepper spray inside Colorado Springs high school, prompting partial evacuation

By: Rachel Riley - 0 3 hr ago

Part of Vista Ridge High School was evacuated Thursday after a student sprayed pepper spray on the floor of the school. Firefighters were called to...

I-70 project through Denver receives final approval from Federal Highway Administration
I-70 project through Denver receives final approval from Federal Highway Administration

By: - 0 4 hr ago

Federal officials on Thursday gave the official green light to the controversial $1.2 billion plan to expand Interstate 70 through northeast Denver and...

Colorado Springs' latest makeover candidate: North Nevada Avenue
Colorado Springs' latest makeover candidate: North Nevada Avenue

By: Rich Laden - 0 5 hr ago

After six months of study that included hours of community input, Colorado Springs officials are moving ahead with a massive, multiyear improvement...

2-year-old's injuries not life-threatening after being hit by truck
2-year-old's injuries not life-threatening after being hit by truck

By: - 0 5 hr ago

A toddler escaped without life-threatening injuries after being run over by a truck Thursday morning. Pueblo police say the 2-year-old ran into a...

Joining Women’s March demonstrations Saturday in Colorado Springs and Denver? Get the details here
Joining Women’s March demonstrations Saturday in Colorado Springs and Denver? Get the details here

By: Rachel Riley - 0 6 hr ago

On Saturday, hundreds of people in Colorado Springs and tens of thousands in Denver are expected to take to the streets as part of a nationwide series...

Donald Trump's inauguration to be marked in Colorado Springs by prayer, protest and acclaim
Donald Trump's inauguration to be marked in Colorado Springs by prayer, protest and acclaim

By: Rachel Riley - 0 6 hr ago

Donald Trump's inauguration Friday will be observed in Colorado Springs with prayer, protest or being a witness to history. Friday will begin with an...

Denver police to destroy motorcycle seized after I-25 rally

By: - 0 Thu, Jan 19, 2017

DENVER — Denver police are planning to destroy a motorcycle that was seized after a massive rally that temporarily closed part of Interstate 25 over...

Bobcat spotted at Colorado Railroad Museum in Golden
Bobcat spotted at Colorado Railroad Museum in Golden

By: - 0 8 hr ago

GOLDEN, Colo. -- A woman working at the Colorado Railroad Museum spotted something unexpected outside her window this week -- a bobcat. "We’ve had...

Colorado Springs windstorm damaged 52 percent of the overhead electric system
Colorado Springs windstorm damaged 52 percent of the overhead electric system

By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 9 hr ago

Hurricane-strength winds last week cost Colorado Springs Utilities an estimated $1.6 million in losses as the enterprise experienced its worst electric...

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