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ID of shooting Colorado Springs victim released, death ruled a homicide
ID of shooting Colorado Springs victim released, death ruled a homicide

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 25 min ago

A believed homeless man killed in a possible "make my day" shooting Thursday has been identified. Donald Wayne Russell, 37, was shot and killed by a...

Colorado Springs residents: Transient break-ins a problem where tenant fatally shot homeless man
Colorado Springs residents: Transient break-ins a problem where tenant fatally shot homeless man

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 1 hr ago

Residents of a downtown apartment have had run-ins with homeless people entering the building prior to Thursday morning’s possible “make my day”...

Searchers find 2 of 4 dogs missing after fatal I-25 crash
Searchers find 2 of 4 dogs missing after fatal I-25 crash

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PUEBLO — Two of four dogs who ran away after a fatal crash on Interstate 25 have been found. The Pueblo Chieftain reported Thursday that Sandy, a...

Trump inauguration: Colorado Springs Kids' view

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Colorado Springs kids Devin Grace Conn and Grace Elizabeth Conn are in Washington D.C. Friday reporting on the inauguration. Here is their take:...

Amtrak to relocate half of Denver workforce to Nebraska
Amtrak to relocate half of Denver workforce to Nebraska

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DENVER — Amtrak is moving half of its Denver-based train crew to Lincoln, Nebraska, in an effort to cut costs. The Denver Post reported...

Colorado district may push back high school start times
Colorado district may push back high school start times

By: - 0 2 hr ago

DENVER — One of Colorado's largest school districts could move back high school start times to allow older students more sleep. The Denver Post...

Rain, snow possible in higher elevations around the Colorado Springs area
Rain, snow possible in higher elevations around the Colorado Springs area

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 2 hr ago

Rain and snow may come to Colorado Springs Friday, as the weather cools down into the 30s and 40s. But what precipitation is seen likely won't amount...

Joining Women’s March demonstrations Saturday in Colorado Springs and Denver? Get the details here
Joining Women’s March demonstrations Saturday in Colorado Springs and Denver? Get the details here

By: Rachel Riley - 0 3 hr ago

On Saturday, hundreds of people in Colorado Springs and tens of thousands in Denver are expected to take to the streets as part of a nationwide series...

Clean air advocate subpoenaed by Colorado Springs Utilities in sulfur dioxide dispute
Clean air advocate subpoenaed by Colorado Springs Utilities in sulfur dioxide dispute

By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 4 hr ago

Clean air advocate Jacquie Ostrom is being ordered to testify at a deposition and produce four months of emails or other communications sought in the...

Will Donald J. Trump save the U.S. or tear it apart? Colorado Springs-area residents share their views of a new presidency
Will Donald J. Trump save the U.S. or tear it apart? Colorado Springs-area residents share their views of a new presidency

By: - 0 4 hr ago

Donald J. Trump will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States Friday after one of the most divisive elections our country has ever seen....

Pedestrian shot during argument in Colorado Springs
Pedestrian shot during argument in Colorado Springs

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 4 hr ago

Police are searching for the suspect in a Thursday night shooting in southeast Colorado Springs that injured a 29-year-old man. The man was walking...

Slain siblings' absence felt by teachers, classmates at Colorado Springs elementary
Slain siblings' absence felt by teachers, classmates at Colorado Springs elementary

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 6 hr ago

Trudy Welsh was doing her best to put on a smile for the children in her after-school computer class for English learners. Earlier, she had learned...

Colorado Springs-area, statewide high school graduation rates continuing to rise
Colorado Springs-area, statewide high school graduation rates continuing to rise

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 6 hr ago

High school graduation rates in the Colorado Springs area outpaced statewide rates, which continued to inch upward last year, according to...

Colorado ski areas see busiest days ever over holiday week
Colorado ski areas see busiest days ever over holiday week

By: - 0 14 hr ago

DENVER — Several Colorado ski areas welcomed a record number of visitors over the Christmas and New Year's holidays. The Denver Post...

Lack of access leads complaints about Colorado Springs' proposed pact with Comcast
Lack of access leads complaints about Colorado Springs' proposed pact with Comcast

By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 14 hr ago

The chief beef from Colorado Springs residents about a proposed Comcast franchise agreement Thursday night was their lack of access to cable services....

Local authorities reach out to Spanish-speaking community with first Spanish citizens' academy
Local authorities reach out to Spanish-speaking community with first Spanish citizens' academy

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 15 hr ago

Se puede hacer clic aquí si prefieres leer sobre la academia de ciudadanos en español. Local law enforcement is making yet another effort to reach...

Last call for alcohol could vary if Colorado legislature approves bill
Last call for alcohol could vary if Colorado legislature approves bill

By: Joey Bunch - 0 15 hr ago

A bill expected to be introduced this week into the Colorado House would let towns, cities or counties decide if last call at the local bar remains 2...

Feds OK project to widen Interstate 70 in northeast Denver
Feds OK project to widen Interstate 70 in northeast Denver

By: - 0 16 hr ago

Federal officials on Thursday gave the official green light to the controversial $1.2 billion plan to expand Interstate 70 through northeast Denver and...

Rangely police offer tough love instead of antidote for drug overdose
Rangely police offer tough love instead of antidote for drug overdose

By: Joey Bunch - 0 16 hr ago

The things you learn reading The Rio Blanco Herald Times. If a person in drug overdose crisis gets an antidote, he won't learn his lesson. That's tough...

Comcast pact calls for higher fees in Colorado Springs

By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 17 hr ago

Comcast cable television subscribers would see their franchise fee ratchet up from $1.53 to $5 a month on a $100 bill under a new agreement proposed by...

Deadline is Monday to file nominating petitions to run for Colorado Springs City Council
Deadline is Monday to file nominating petitions to run for Colorado Springs City Council

By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 18 hr ago

Prospective Colorado Springs City Council candidates have until 5 p.m. Monday to submit nominating petitions with at least 50 valid signatures of...

The Silhouettes, including Colorado Springs high school dancer, to perform at Liberty Ball
The Silhouettes, including Colorado Springs high school dancer, to perform at Liberty Ball

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 18 hr ago

After competing on the television show, "America's Got Talent" and performing in Ireland, Poland and Canada, local teen Rebekah Miller now is going to...

Police searching for Colorado Springs bank robber
Police searching for Colorado Springs bank robber

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 19 hr ago

Police are searching for a bank robber who took an unknown amount of cash from a northeast Colorado Springs bank Jan. 9. At about 5 p.m., he entered...

Fremont sheriff's deputy saves drug user from heroin overdose with Narcan
Fremont sheriff's deputy saves drug user from heroin overdose with Narcan

By: Rachel Riley - 0 19 hr ago

With the help of a powerful opiate antidote, a Fremont County Sheriff's deputy rescued a wanted Cañon City woman from what could have been a deadly...

Boom times continue for Colorado Springs-area hotels; best occupancy rate in 19 years
Boom times continue for Colorado Springs-area hotels; best occupancy rate in 19 years

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 20 hr ago

Tourists filled rooms in Pikes Peak region hotels last year to levels not reached in nearly 20 years according to the Rocky Mountain Lodging Report....

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