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Democratic attorney general candidates critical of oil & gas appeal

By: - 0 Thu, Jun 22, 2017

Democratic candidates for Colorado attorney general this week tore into Republican incumbent Cynthia Coffman's month-old decision to appeal a court...

Royal Gorge Whitewater Festival scheduled in Cañon City
Royal Gorge Whitewater Festival scheduled in Cañon City

By: - 0 1 hr ago

They've issued the invitation to head for Cañon City for "Boats, Bands and Beer," known as the Royal Gorge Whitewater Festival, on Friday and Saturday....

Colorado driver's license fee going up $1 in July
Colorado driver's license fee going up $1 in July

By: Chhun Sun - 0 1 hr ago

Colorado is raising the fee for a driver's license by $1 to $27 starting July 1. The change is part of House Bill 16-1415, which aims to offset the...

Girl, 6, critically injured in rollover crash south of Colorado Springs
Girl, 6, critically injured in rollover crash south of Colorado Springs

By: Chhun Sun - 0 1 hr ago

A 6-year-old girl suffered life-threatening injuries after the minivan she was riding in landed on top of her during a single-vehicle crash in Fountain...

Newly-created Commission on Aging accepting applications through June
Newly-created Commission on Aging accepting applications through June

By: Conrad Swanson - 0 1 hr ago

The city is nearly finished accepting applications for newly-created Commission on Aging. Then the interviews begin. There is still time for anyone...

Man, 76, dies in crash in east Colorado Springs
Man, 76, dies in crash in east Colorado Springs

By: Chhun Sun - 0 1 hr ago

A 76-year-old man died after crashing his truck into a tree Thursday morning in east Colorado Springs, police said. James Burns of Colorado Springs...

Tornado warning canceled for eastern El Paso County
Tornado warning canceled for eastern El Paso County

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 1 hr ago

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a tornado warning for eastern El Paso County on Thursday afternoon. The affected areas include the...

Skies filled with smoke around Colorado Springs from western wildfire
Skies filled with smoke around Colorado Springs from western wildfire

By: Chhun Sun - 0 1 hr ago

State officials are warning that haze from a Utah fire can be seen throughout Colorado on Thursday. "Enormous amounts of smoke" are coming from the...

Brazilian company cited for photo in Colorado's Hanging Lake
Brazilian company cited for photo in Colorado's Hanging Lake

By: - 0 3 hr ago

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — A Brazilian activewear company has been cited after a photographer waded in western Colorado's Hanging Lake to take photos of models...

Police investigating vehicle-bicyclist crash south of downtown Colorado Springs
Police investigating vehicle-bicyclist crash south of downtown Colorado Springs

By: Chhun Sun - 0 3 hr ago

Police are investigating a crash involving a vehicle and bicyclist Thursday afternoon just south of downtown Colorado Springs. The crash, reported...

Tularemia found in rabbit in northeast Colorado Springs
Tularemia found in rabbit in northeast Colorado Springs

By: Chhun Sun - 0 4 hr ago

El Paso County Public Health officials confirmed Wednesday that a wild rabbit in northeast Colorado Springs died from tularemia, a bacterial infection....

Mark Dabling Boulevard reopens 2 weeks early

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Thu, Jun 22, 2017

Mark Dabling Boulevard has reopened after a road construction project finished two weeks ahead of schedule, Colorado Springs city officials announced...

Car badly damaged after collision with elk in north Colorado Springs
Car badly damaged after collision with elk in north Colorado Springs

By: Chhun Sun - 0 6 hr ago

Colorado State Patrol is warning about wildlife on the roads after a car crashed into an elk in north Colorado Springs early Thursday morning. In a...

Long closed to bicycles and motorcycles, Colorado Springs trail network to officially reopen
Long closed to bicycles and motorcycles, Colorado Springs trail network to officially reopen

By: Liz Forster - 0 6 hr ago

After being closed to motorized groups for five years, the red ribbon across Trail 667 in the area known as Jones Park is officially scheduled to be...

30 percent of Colorado voters 50 and older support House-passed health care bill, AARP survey finds
30 percent of Colorado voters 50 and older support House-passed health care bill, AARP survey finds

By: - 0 6 hr ago

Roughly three in 10 likely voters in Colorado age 50 or older support the U.S. House-passed version of the American Health Care Act, according to a...

Manitou Springs awarded coveted designation by Colorado Creative Industries
Manitou Springs awarded coveted designation by Colorado Creative Industries

By: Jen Mulson - 0 7 hr ago

Manitou Springs recently acquired a new feather for its colorful cap. After three and a half years of trying, the tiny town was certified as a...

Colorado Springs woman pleads guilty to fraud in 'fix and flip' scheme
Colorado Springs woman pleads guilty to fraud in 'fix and flip' scheme

By: Rich Laden - 8 hr ago

A Colorado Springs woman pleaded guilty Wednesday to two counts of fraud after she misled investors who gave her possibly millions of dollars to...

LIST: Farmers markets in the Colorado Springs area
LIST: Farmers markets in the Colorado Springs area

By: Teresa Farney - 0 9 hr ago

A look at farmers markets in the Colorado Springs area: Daily Spencer's Lawn & Garden Center, 1430 S. Tejon St., 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Mondays...

Much cooler weather, possible thunderstorms this weekend in Colorado Springs
Much cooler weather, possible thunderstorms this weekend in Colorado Springs

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 9 hr ago

Temperatures are expected to drop into the 60s and 70s this weekend in Colorado Springs alongside slight chances of thunderstorms, meteorologists say....

Food poisoning sickened 80 at rodeo in western Colorado
Food poisoning sickened 80 at rodeo in western Colorado

By: - 0 10 hr ago

Colorado health officials have confirmed that the 80 people who became ill after attending the Rifle Rodeo early this month were stricken with a...

Crash claims up 2.7 percent in first states to legalize pot
Crash claims up 2.7 percent in first states to legalize pot

By: - 0 10 hr ago

DENVER — An insurance study links increased car crash claims to legalized recreational marijuana. The Highway Loss Data Institute, a leading...

Prosecutors ask judge to drop kidnapping charges against ex-El Paso County Sheriff Maketa
Prosecutors ask judge to drop kidnapping charges against ex-El Paso County Sheriff Maketa

By: Lance Benzel - 0 11 hr ago

Prosecutors have asked a judge to dismiss two of the nine counts against ex-El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa, paring down his case less than a week...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, June 23
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, June 23

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 11 hr ago

  Here's a look at a variety of events Saturday around Colorado Springs and beyond: MUSIC Summer Music Festival Music at Midday — 12:15...

Grocery delivery service launching in Colorado Springs
Grocery delivery service launching in Colorado Springs

By: - 0 11 hr ago

A new service is coming to Colorado Springs, allowing residents to have groceries delivered right to their door from several stores. Instacart is...

Colorado Army vet convicted of lying about combat tour to collect compensation for PTSD
Colorado Army vet convicted of lying about combat tour to collect compensation for PTSD

By: Ellie Mulder - 11 hr ago

An Army veteran who reportedly lied about his combat record for years to claim disability compensation for post-traumatic stress disorder was convicted...

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