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Good summer forecast for Colorado Springs tourism industry despite headwinds
Good summer forecast for Colorado Springs tourism industry despite headwinds

By: Bill Radford - 0 3 hr ago

This year promises to be one "that holds both opportunities and challenges," states the Colorado Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau's annual...

Two Green Berets killed in combat memorialized at annual Fort Carson ceremony
Two Green Berets killed in combat memorialized at annual Fort Carson ceremony

By: Tony Peck - 0 4 hr ago

Soldiers gathered at Fort Carson on Thursday for a memorial for two Green Berets, the post's only soldiers to die in combat since last Memorial Day....

Colorado Springs community invited to public retirement party for D-11 Superintendent Nicholas Gledich
Colorado Springs community invited to public retirement party for D-11 Superintendent Nicholas Gledich

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 4 hr ago

The public is invited to a retirement send-off for Nicholas Gledich, superintendent of Colorado Springs School District 11. The party will be from...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, May 25
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, May 25

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 4 hr ago

Here's a look at what's going on Friday in the Colorado Springs area:      MUSIC

Colorado Springs Police Protective Association, KOAA battle over story on finances
Colorado Springs Police Protective Association, KOAA battle over story on finances

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 4 hr ago

The Colorado Springs Police Protective Association's president has urged its 900-plus members, including 613 city officers, to boycott KOAA News 5 over...

Bi-national command at NORAD gets a bi-national commander
Bi-national command at NORAD gets a bi-national commander

By: Tom Roeder - 0 4 hr ago

The bi-national North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command got a leader Thursday with one trait unseen in past soldiers of the...

Man unexpectedly admits killing best friend and friend's mom, blames 'rage and frustration'
Man unexpectedly admits killing best friend and friend's mom, blames 'rage and frustration'

By: Lance Benzel - 4 hr ago

A year after stealing his best friend's revolver and using it to execute him and his mother in their Colorado Springs kitchen - apparently without...

Apartment owner criticized as notorious slumlord sells his Colorado Springs properties
Apartment owner criticized as notorious slumlord sells his Colorado Springs properties

By: Rich Laden - 0 7 hr ago

Terry Ragan, the longtime Colorado Springs apartment owner called a "slumlord" because of decades of health, safety and building code violations at his...

Thursday's traffic: Water main break forces closures near South Murray Boulevard and Byron Drive

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 7 hr ago

7:58 a.m. A crash has been reported on Research Parkway and Summerset. Unknown blockages. Traffic is building on southbound Interstate 25 from...

New contractor to finish replacing Colorado Springs Airport roof after blaze
New contractor to finish replacing Colorado Springs Airport roof after blaze

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 7 hr ago

A new contractor will finish replacing Colorado Springs Airport's roof after the terminal was heavily damaged by a fire last month while another...

10 things to do for Memorial Day weekend in the Colorado Springs area
10 things to do for Memorial Day weekend in the Colorado Springs area

By: - 0 8 hr ago

You might be looking for an extravagant event, or maybe you're just looking for something cheap and easy. Whatever it is, we've got the events you...

As state cuts back, Colorado college student costs soar
As state cuts back, Colorado college student costs soar

By: - 0 9 hr ago

DENVER — In 2000, Colorado taxpayers footed 68 percent of the costs of a college degree, with students chipping in about one-third. Two decades and...

4 members of socialist group dodge jail time after arrests at Colorado Springs protest march
4 members of socialist group dodge jail time after arrests at Colorado Springs protest march

By: Lance Benzel - 10 hr ago

Four members of a Colorado Springs socialist group averted jail time at sentencing hearings after being convicted of impeding traffic during a protest...

Video shows staff acted appropriately in enforcing Colorado Springs school's dress code, principal says
Video shows staff acted appropriately in enforcing Colorado Springs school's dress code, principal says

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 10 hr ago

Allegations of staff misconduct during a dress code protest at Holmes Middle School two weeks ago seem to be "completely unfounded and a product of...

Evans Army Community Hospital welcomes new boss to Colorado Springs
Evans Army Community Hospital welcomes new boss to Colorado Springs

By: Tony Peck - 0 10 hr ago

Evans Army Community Hospital welcomed its new boss to Colorado Springs on Tuesday during a change of command ceremony at Fort Carson's Founder's...

Territory Days in Colorado Springs honors history of state's first capital
Territory Days in Colorado Springs honors history of state's first capital

By: Jen Mulson - 0 10 hr ago

Once upon a time, in a town not that far away, scandalous activity was keeping the Woman's Christian Temperance Union up at night.  It was the...

Colorado summer festivals: Music, beer, food and more
Colorado summer festivals: Music, beer, food and more

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 10 hr ago

There is certainly no shortage of festivals to keep you occupied over the next several months. Whatever your passion, whether it be beer, music, food,...

Voice of the Consumer: If someone's offering you free money, there's a catch
Voice of the Consumer: If someone's offering you free money, there's a catch

By: - 0 11 hr ago

A local business owner wants to warn others about a strange scam phone call he received. Instead of trying to take his money, the scammers are trying...

Colorado Springs summer festivals: balloons, bluegrass, beer and more
Colorado Springs summer festivals: balloons, bluegrass, beer and more

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 11 hr ago

Summer in Colorado Springs means festivals, festivals and more festivals. Whatever your niche, this city has a little something for everyone.

Bluegrass on the Arkansas in Salida features free weekend of Colorado music
Bluegrass on the Arkansas in Salida features free weekend of Colorado music

By: Michelle Karas - 0 12 hr ago

The bluegrass festival that kicks off summer in the picturesque Chaffee County town of Salida started in a downtown park by the river. The Rotary Club...

NORAD boss retiring after facing down missile tests, natural disasters, nuclear threats
NORAD boss retiring after facing down missile tests, natural disasters, nuclear threats

By: Tom Roeder - 0 12 hr ago

She's faced down North Korean missiles and Russian bombers. The worst hurricane season in decades and raging wildfires couldn't make her flinch. It...

List: Colorado Springs-area Memorial Day business closings, weekend events
List: Colorado Springs-area Memorial Day business closings, weekend events

By: - 0 12 hr ago

Here's what's open, what's closed and what's happening around Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region over the Memorial Day weekend. Closings...

10 best TV series not to miss this summer
10 best TV series not to miss this summer

By: Terry Terrones - 0 12 hr ago

Summer is almost here, and with it come thoughts of swimming pools, mountain hikes and grilling. But Hollywood still wants you in front of your...

Colorado Springs' first bike share program preparing to roll out
Colorado Springs' first bike share program preparing to roll out

By: Conrad Swanson - 0 13 hr ago

Colorado Springs' first bike share program is nearly ready to roll out, but first hundreds of bicycles must be unboxed, assembled and decorated....

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Small "towers" in Colorado Springs key to next-generation wireless service

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 14 hr ago

Unless someone points it out, most people wouldn't notice the cell towers that Crown Castle International Corp. owns and leases to major wireless...

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