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Hate crimes aren't on the rise in Colorado Springs, state, but 'numbers lie,' experts argue
Hate crimes aren't on the rise in Colorado Springs, state, but 'numbers lie,' experts argue

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 2 hr ago

Based on the numbers, hate is not spreading in Colorado. FBI statistics show hate crimes in the state remained flat in 2016 compared with 2015, and...

Excluded from Trump's Asia itinerary, Taiwan still feels anxiety
Excluded from Trump's Asia itinerary, Taiwan still feels anxiety

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 3 hr ago

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - Like character-constrained comments on social media, fleeting encounters can have a powerful impact when you're president. Donald...

Voice of the Consumer: Western Union admits aiding scams, reimbursing scam
Voice of the Consumer: Western Union admits aiding scams, reimbursing scam

By: Katie Pelton - 0 3 hr ago

If you have been the victim of a scam over the past decade or more and wired the scammers money, you could get your money back. Western Union has...

Colorado Springs police: Officers use Taser, tackle carjacking suspect 
Colorado Springs police: Officers use Taser, tackle carjacking suspect 

By: Chhun Sun - 0 3 hr ago

A carjacking suspect was shocked with a stun gun, then tackled, after he moved toward officers Saturday night, Colorado Springs police said. Justin...

Manitou Springs council to vote on bear-proof trash can ordinance
Manitou Springs council to vote on bear-proof trash can ordinance

By: Rachel Riley - 0 4 hr ago

The Manitou Springs City Council will decide Tuesday on requiring residents to keep their trash indoors until collection day or store it in a...

Ed McMahon was the face of a failed attempt at fraud in Colorado
Ed McMahon was the face of a failed attempt at fraud in Colorado

By: - 0 7 hr ago

An Aspen jewelry store owner denied a telephone customer's request to a buy a gold chain earlier this month after he faxed her a copy of his alleged...

Several women who work at Colorado Capitol dispute allegations of misconduct by Sen. Jack Tate
Several women who work at Colorado Capitol dispute allegations of misconduct by Sen. Jack Tate

By: Ernest Luning - 0 8 hr ago

In the days since additional claims of sexual misconduct by Colorado legislators emerged in a news report, numerous women who have worked with state...

Downtown Colorado Springs power plant could be shuttered early, but at a price
Downtown Colorado Springs power plant could be shuttered early, but at a price

By: Conrad Swanson - 0 10 hr ago

The coal-fired Martin Drake Power Plant nestled in the heart of Colorado Springs could be shuttered a decade earlier than its scheduled 2035 closure,...

Sunny skies expected to stick around Colorado Springs Thanksgiving week
Sunny skies expected to stick around Colorado Springs Thanksgiving week

By: Liz Forster - 0 11 hr ago

As outdoor enthusiasts continue to enjoy Friday's blanket of snow in the high country, Colorado Springs will continue to be sunny and dry Sunday and at...

Fired Colorado cheerleading coach defends methods after splits video controversy
Fired Colorado cheerleading coach defends methods after splits video controversy

By: - 0 20 hr ago

DENVER -- A former high school cheerleading coach who was fired after viral videos showed girls screaming in pain while doing the splits is defending...

Stillborn photos stolen from Colorado Springs mother
Stillborn photos stolen from Colorado Springs mother

By: - 0 20 hr ago

It's been a rough Saturday for Janell Tapia. Friday night her and her husband went down to their storage unit, only to find it trashed and looted....

Mother of Columbine killer's openness an example for other survivors of suicide
Mother of Columbine killer's openness an example for other survivors of suicide

By: Liz Forster - 0 22 hr ago

Sue Klebold makes no secret she is the mother of Dylan Klebold. In 1999, her 17-year-old son and his 18-year-old friend, Eric Harris, killed 12...

Insights: Where does Colorado go next on transportation? The ballot or to gridlock
Insights: Where does Colorado go next on transportation? The ballot or to gridlock

By: Joey Bunch - 0 22 hr ago

It's a long road from November to April, and the journey of a thousand political statements began on the first day of this month when Gov. John...

Colorado Springs VA woes drive Lamborn plan for national fix
Colorado Springs VA woes drive Lamborn plan for national fix

By: Tom Roeder - 0 22 hr ago

Things are so bad at the Colorado Springs VA clinic that Colorado Springs U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn says it will take drastic action, including privatized...

University of Colorado plans $15,000 online degree programs 
University of Colorado plans $15,000 online degree programs 

By: - 0 22 hr ago

DENVER — University of Colorado officials are backing the creation of online programs that could let students earn college degrees for $15,000....

New operator taking over El Paso County detox center amid staffing crisis
New operator taking over El Paso County detox center amid staffing crisis

By: Rachel Riley - 0 22 hr ago

El Paso County's detox center, which provides a haven for drug addicts and alcoholics, is getting new management after a months-long struggle to...

Vince Bzdek: Preserving Colorado's church of the wild will require a significant shift
Vince Bzdek: Preserving Colorado's church of the wild will require a significant shift

By: Vince Bzdek - 0 Yesterday

For a Colorado kid, the first trip above timberline is a rite of passage akin to first communion or a first kiss. My inaugural hike beyond tree line...

More than 100 animals seized in Colorado animal cruelty investigation
More than 100 animals seized in Colorado animal cruelty investigation

By: - 0 Yesterday

DURANGO, Colo. (KKTV) - More than 100 animals were seized from a property in La Plata County on Wednesday in an animal cruelty investigation. The La...

Construction halted at controversial duplex site on Colorado Springs' west side
Construction halted at controversial duplex site on Colorado Springs' west side

By: Conrad Swanson - 0 Yesterday

Colorado Springs engineers ordered work halted at a controversial West Side project after the developer began drilling without permits or approvals....

Medical college expands in Colorado Springs as other for-profit schools close
Medical college expands in Colorado Springs as other for-profit schools close

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Yesterday

Big blue letters identifying Pima Medical Institute's new location aren't hard to spot from Interstate 25 near the Rockrimmon exit. "We're pretty...

Winter lights celebration kicks off holiday season at Seven Falls
Winter lights celebration kicks off holiday season at Seven Falls

By: Michelle Karas - 0 Yesterday

It's the time of year when festive lights brighten the chilly dark, on streetlights, houses and businesses. If you make the short trip up South...

Ski resorts wake up to a layer of fresh powder Saturday morning
Ski resorts wake up to a layer of fresh powder Saturday morning

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Yesterday

Ski resorts across the state woke up to a layer of fresh powder Saturday morning, some receiving as much as a foot of snow. OpenSnow reported 12...

Colorado Springs consumers: Shop 'til you drop, but follow these tips first
Colorado Springs consumers: Shop 'til you drop, but follow these tips first

By: Rich Laden - 0 Yesterday

Ready, set, shop. Thanksgiving and Black Friday - the traditional kickoffs to the Christmas shopping season - are just days away. Many shoppers...

Crews close Independence Pass near Aspen for winter season 
Crews close Independence Pass near Aspen for winter season 

By: - 0 Yesterday

ASPEN — Crews have closed Independence Pass near Aspen for the winter season. The Colorado Department of Transportation, which shut the Aspen and...

Two apartment deals total $68 million for Colorado Springs real estate company
Two apartment deals total $68 million for Colorado Springs real estate company

By: Rich Laden - 0 Yesterday

A Colorado Springs real estate company that buys, sells and manages apartments sold one local property this week and bought another - wheeling and...

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