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Watch live: 2017 Air Force Academy graduation
Watch live: 2017 Air Force Academy graduation

By: Tom Roeder - 0 1 hr ago

Nearly 1,000 cadets will graduate from the Air Force Academy in a Wednesday ceremony that features a speech from America's top general and a...

Colorado Springs man tells police he shot mother's boyfriend, who interrupted his TV program
Colorado Springs man tells police he shot mother's boyfriend, who interrupted his TV program

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 1 hr ago

Grant August Motsinger called police Saturday night and said he had shot his mother's boyfriend because he felt threatened, arrest documents show....

Bear rips off car bumper to get to doughnuts in Colorado
Bear rips off car bumper to get to doughnuts in Colorado

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STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The allure of doughnuts was far too much for one Steamboat Springs resident. The Steamboat Pilot & Today reports...

El Paso Sheriff's Office looking for man who used counterfeit money at convenience stores
El Paso Sheriff's Office looking for man who used counterfeit money at convenience stores

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Wed, May 24, 2017

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man who used fake $100 bills at convenience stores in the Colorado Springs area this month,...

Denver’s increasing population density takes its toll: breathing room drops below national norm
Denver’s increasing population density takes its toll: breathing room drops below national norm

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A decade of high-density development and population growth inside Denver is devouring breathing room: Open space per resident has shrunk to less than...

Showers, thunderstorms ahead after sunny Wednesday in Colorado Springs
Showers, thunderstorms ahead after sunny Wednesday in Colorado Springs

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 1 hr ago

The sunny skies and above-average temperatures in Wednesday's forecast won't stick around for long. Beginning Thursday, slight chances of showers and...

Environmental groups ask state agency leaders to sway oil and gas commission on lawsuit appeal

By: - 0 Wed, May 24, 2017

Environmentalists are asking the heads of the state health department and Department of Natural Resources to pressure the Colorado Oil and Gas...

Not going to be in Falcon Stadium Wednesday? You can still see the Thunderbirds
Not going to be in Falcon Stadium Wednesday? You can still see the Thunderbirds

By: - 0 3 hr ago

While stopping alongside I-25 is strictly forbidden during Wednesday’s Thunderbirds performance, there are plenty of options to see the show. The...

Arapahoe Basin extends ski season because of 'outstanding' conditions
Arapahoe Basin extends ski season because of 'outstanding' conditions

By: Seth Boster - 0 3 hr ago

Mid-May snow dumps have afforded Colorado skiers and riders a bonus weekend on the slopes - and they might get another. Arapahoe Basin, the last ski...

Chickens, dogs and cats (oh my!): Animal officer's work to pick up during summer
Chickens, dogs and cats (oh my!): Animal officer's work to pick up during summer

By: Chhun Sun - 0 3 hr ago

Sara Tucker has chased chickens down Tejon Street, treated bruised and malnourished pets, rescued frightened dogs and cats and been chased by...

El Paso County public defender says 11-year-old who stabbed classmate was bullied
El Paso County public defender says 11-year-old who stabbed classmate was bullied

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 3 hr ago

An 11-year-old boy accused of stabbing a classmate in the chest with a pencil in the hallway at Carmel Middle School last October had been bullied by...

Manitou Incline might not close this summer
Manitou Incline might not close this summer

By: Seth Boster - 0 3 hr ago

The Manitou Incline might not close this summer as anticipated. The process to finalize federal funding to cover the cost of planned construction is...

Cyclist dies on Gold Camp Road in Colorado Springs
Cyclist dies on Gold Camp Road in Colorado Springs

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 3 hr ago

A 28-year-old man died on Gold Camp Road after suffering a medical problem and falling off his bicycle, police said. Passersby in the 2800 block of...

Trump budget would boost Colorado Springs defense programs
Trump budget would boost Colorado Springs defense programs

By: Tom Roeder - 0 3 hr ago

The Pentagon on Tuesday released details on the Trump administration's proposed $54 billion hike in defense spending, including proposals that boost...

2 GOP lawmakers ask Trump to leave Colorado monument intact
2 GOP lawmakers ask Trump to leave Colorado monument intact

By: - 0 4 hr ago

DENVER — Two Republican members of Congress from Colorado are asking the Trump administration not to change the Canyons of the Ancients National...

3 killed in crash near Colorado-Oklahoma state line

By: - 0 4 hr ago

CAMPO - At least two semis collided near the Colorado-Oklahoma state line, killing three people. The crash happened early Wednesday morning and shut...

Two men, 23 and 82, dead after head-on crash near Peyton
Two men, 23 and 82, dead after head-on crash near Peyton

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 4 hr ago

A head-on crash that killed two men closed U.S. 24 for hours Tuesday morning. Robert Hicock, 82, of Colorado Springs, died on the scene, said Trooper...

Colorado man accused of castrating transgender woman charged
Colorado man accused of castrating transgender woman charged

By: - 0 14 hr ago

DENVER — A Colorado man accused of using an Army surgical kit to castrate a transgender woman at her Denver apartment has been charged. James...

Man with bladed gloves, clown makeup held in Denver stabbing
Man with bladed gloves, clown makeup held in Denver stabbing

By: - 0 15 hr ago

DENVER — A man wearing claw-like gloves and clown-style makeup is suspected of stabbing and killing another man in Denver. Police say 36-year-old...

Step towards construction defect litigation reform taken with Colorado governor's signature
Step towards construction defect litigation reform taken with Colorado governor's signature

By: Peter Marcus - 0 15 hr ago

Gov. John Hickenlooper on Tuesday signed legislation marking the most significant progress on construction defect litigation reform since the debate...

Communication during emergencies is focus of El Paso County work session
Communication during emergencies is focus of El Paso County work session

By: Rachel Riley - 0 16 hr ago

An El Paso County commissioner will propose a strategy Thursday to help citizens communicate during blizzards, wildfires, cyber attacks and other...

Three arrested in stabbing, robbery east of downtown Colorado Springs
Three arrested in stabbing, robbery east of downtown Colorado Springs

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 16 hr ago

Three people have been arrested in a Sunday morning robbery and stabbing, Colorado Springs police said. About 1 a.m. Sunday, a stabbing victim at...

Penrose-St. Francis' proposed Fillmore hill campus clears hurdles
Penrose-St. Francis' proposed Fillmore hill campus clears hurdles

By: Jakob Rodgers - 0 16 hr ago

Penrose-St. Francis Health Services cleared more regulatory hurdles Tuesday in its quest to build a massive campus atop Fillmore hill. The hospital...

Man facing upgraded charges in Colorado Springs crash after victim dies
Man facing upgraded charges in Colorado Springs crash after victim dies

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 16 hr ago

Ricardo Trevizo, 26, was cited with careless driving involving death in a crash that killed Manuel Peak, 86, Colorado Springs police said Tuesday....

El Paso County jail care provider under fire
El Paso County jail care provider under fire

By: Lance Benzel - 0 16 hr ago

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is re-evaluating a nearly two-decade relationship with its controversial jail health care provider, potentially...

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