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Colorado Springs adults, kids applaud bridge transformation into cycling destination

Rescue crews reach fallen climber on Pikes Peak
By: Chhun Sun - 0 2 hr ago

A 21-year-old man suffered head injuries after he fell about 50 feet in the Bottomless Pit on Pikes Peak on Tuesday afternoon, the El Paso County...

Colorado Springs police asking for help finding runaway
By: Kassondra Cloos - 0 2 hr ago

A 14-year-old Colorado Springs boy is missing after he ran away from home and police are asking for help locating him.

Anthony Wheeler, who...

Driver charged in drag-race death waves hearing
By: Kassondra Cloos - 0 3 hr ago

A driver who allegedly hit and killed a Colorado Springs man while drunkenly racing another driver waived his preliminary hearing in court...

Two soldiers injured in Fort Carson Blackhawk crash during training mission in Douglas County
By: Kassondra Cloos - 0 3 hr ago

Two soldiers were injured when a Fort Carson Blackhawk crashed at about 4 p.m. Wednesday in a remote area of Douglas County.

The Douglas...

National parks seeing huge spikes in visitation this summer
By: - 0 4 hr ago

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. — Visitors heading to the Grand Canyon lately know they are going to get two things when they arrive: breathtaking...

Forces line up in battle over proposed Colorado Springs sales tax increase
By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 4 hr ago

The battle is on in authentic Colorado Springs style - pitting one batch of conservatives against another over the quest to increase the city's sales...

Lawsuit against El Paso County over wind farm dismissed
By: Ryan Maye Handy - 0 5 hr ago

El Paso County attorneys and lawyers for disgruntled residents reached an agreement this week to end a months' long lawsuit over a controversial wind...

Balancing Colorado's pot production with demand a tricky equation
By: Megan Schrader - 0 5 hr ago

DENVER - Colorado is on track this year to produce about 100 metric tons of marijuana - the weight of about 15 average-sized African elephants - in...

Judge: Accusations against Colorado Springs detective have weakened kidnap case
By: Chhun Sun - 0 6 hr ago

The case against a man accused of kidnapping a woman in Colorado Springs over stolen cigarettes has weakened because of a detective's relationship...

Salvation Army gets OK to open controversial cold-weather shelter in Colorado Springs
By: Jakob Rodgers - 0 6 hr ago

The Salvation Army got the go-ahead Wednesday to open its controversial cold-weather homeless shelter.

The Colorado Springs Downtown Review...

El Paso County auto market booming; sales jump by biggest percentage in nearly 2 years
By: Wayne Heilman - 0 7 hr ago

El Paso County's auto market continued to boom in August as new vehicle registrations rose from a year earlier by the biggest percentage in nearly...

Victim identified in fatal fall near Manitou Springs
By: Matt Steiner - 0 7 hr ago

The man who fell to his death from a cliff west of Manitou Springs on Monday has been identified as 62-year-old Michael Edward Black.

The El...

Colorado teen arrested after school officials find gun in backpack
By: - 0 8 hr ago

GREELEY — A teen suspected of smoking marijuana near school was arrested after administrators found an unloaded gun and ammunition in his...

Colorado mine spill prompts changes in warning system
By: - 0 9 hr ago

DENVER — A massive wastewater spill from an old gold mine in Colorado has prompted state officials to expand the list of downstream users they will...