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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 2 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,...

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

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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 3 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 5 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 5 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 5 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 

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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 5 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 7 hr ago

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 7 hr ago

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 7 hr ago

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 8 hr ago

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 12 hr ago

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 12 hr ago

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 14 hr ago

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 15 hr ago

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 15 hr ago

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

Family that hits the slopes together manages to stay together in Steamboat Springs
Family that hits the slopes together manages to stay together in Steamboat Springs

By: - 0 16 hr ago

"I was thinking, over New Year's, we could go on vacation with my family," my husband, Matt, said, and my heart stilled. I love Matt's family. Really...

Woman takes sanctuary against deportation in Carbondale 
Woman takes sanctuary against deportation in Carbondale 

By: - 0 16 hr ago

GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Sandra Lopez, a 42-year-old woman who has taken sanctuary against deportation in a Carbondale parsonage, came to the U.S. nearly 20...

Puerto Rican workers find support in Steamboat Springs 
Puerto Rican workers find support in Steamboat Springs 

By: - 0 16 hr ago

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — When Carlos Acosta arrived in Steamboat Springs in December 2016, he knew he would have a job, a steady source of income to support...

50 years later, CSU's 'beer-in' legacy lives on 

By: - 0 16 hr ago

FORT COLLINS — Doug Phelps wore a suit and tie for pictures. His light hair was always neatly cut and combed. Camera flashes bounced off the thick...

Sheriff's Office: Man wanted for attempting to steal a food truck generator
Sheriff's Office: Man wanted for attempting to steal a food truck generator

By: Chhun Sun - 0 16 hr ago

A man is wanted after he tried to steal a generator from a food truck in east Colorado Springs, according to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office. The...

Tom Brady spotted at Chapel Hills Mall and more from the Patriots' visit to Colorado Springs
Tom Brady spotted at Chapel Hills Mall and more from the Patriots' visit to Colorado Springs

By: David Ramsey - 0 17 hr ago

Tom Brady stands next to a fan in the east parking lot of Chapel Hills Mall. Brady saw a movie at the mall Thursday night. Check out Brady in his...

Salvation Army, Marian House to feed thousands; turkey donations needed
Salvation Army, Marian House to feed thousands; turkey donations needed

By: Liz Forster - 0 17 hr ago

Fort Carson soldiers are on a 96-hour mission to cook 300 turkeys and prepare more than 1,600 pounds of sides for those in need this Thanksgiving. At...

Memorial service planned for city's 25th homicide victim Alex Ainsworth
Memorial service planned for city's 25th homicide victim Alex Ainsworth

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 17 hr ago

In advance of a celebration of life for 18-year-old homicide victim Alex Ainsworth, his family wanted "everybody to see who Alex really was."...

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