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Colorado bears waking up from hibernation seek food, trash
Colorado bears waking up from hibernation seek food, trash

By: - 0 3 min ago

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Colorado wildlife officials say it's time to start securing trash and putting bird feeders away — bear hibernation period is over....

Platte Floral owner remains in critical condition after being hit by SUV
Platte Floral owner remains in critical condition after being hit by SUV

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 40 min ago

The owner of Platte Floral in Colorado Springs remained in critical condition Tuesday after he was hit by an SUV driven by his friend and head of the...

Colorado sales tax hike wouldn't help toll lanes, leaders say
Colorado sales tax hike wouldn't help toll lanes, leaders say

By: Joey Bunch - 0 1 hr ago

Legislation to ask voters for billions of dollars for transportation is still a slippery beast at the Colorado Capitol, as Democratic leaders said...

Peterson Air Force Base airman dies in Syria
Peterson Air Force Base airman dies in Syria

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 1 hr ago

A 25-year-old airman assigned to Peterson Air Force Base died Tuesday in Syria. Staff Sgt. Austin Bieren, of Umatilla, Ore., died from suspected...

85-year-old Colorado woman, cat survive 5 days stranded
85-year-old Colorado woman, cat survive 5 days stranded

By: - 0 2 hr ago

DENVER — An 85-year-old Colorado woman and her cat have been rescued after spending four nights and five days stranded in her vehicle in the Eagle...

Thursday offers Colorado Springs brief pause before next storm rolls in
Thursday offers Colorado Springs brief pause before next storm rolls in

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 3 hr ago

Thursday's mild temperatures and mostly sunny skies will be a brief break for the Colorado Springs area before chances of rain and snow return. The...

Seventh arrest made in killings of two Coronado High School students
Seventh arrest made in killings of two Coronado High School students

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 4 hr ago

A seventh arrest has been made in the homicides of two Colorado Springs teens — and authorities are still searching for two more suspects. Angelita...

Suthers to state on increased sales tax for roads: Thanks but no thanks
Suthers to state on increased sales tax for roads: Thanks but no thanks

By: Peter Marcus - 0 4 hr ago

A handful of mayors concerned with a transportation funding bill in the legislature argue that maintenance of local roads should be the responsibility...

Dog shot, two men arrested in Colorado Springs domestic violence investigation
Dog shot, two men arrested in Colorado Springs domestic violence investigation

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 4 hr ago

Colorado Springs police were forced to shoot a dog Wednesday afternoon while responding to a report of domestic violence that led to two arrests....

Southeast Colorado Springs resident wounded in struggle with gunman posing as Utilities worker
Southeast Colorado Springs resident wounded in struggle with gunman posing as Utilities worker

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 4 hr ago

A homeowner was wounded Wednesday morning in a struggle with an armed man who posed as a Utilities worker to gain entry to his southeast Colorado...

Colorado Springs teen arrested after allegedly trying to crawl through 4-year-old's bedroom window
Colorado Springs teen arrested after allegedly trying to crawl through 4-year-old's bedroom window

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 4 hr ago

Colorado Springs police have arrested a 16-year-old boy they say tried to climb into a child's bedroom window earlier this week. The teen is accused...

Pedestrian hit at same North Academy intersection where girl died in January
Pedestrian hit at same North Academy intersection where girl died in January

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 13 hr ago

A 41-year-old man is expected to recover after he was hit by a car Wednesday in the same North Academy Boulevard intersection where a 9-year-old girl...

Sixth arrested, two more wanted in homicide of two Colorado Springs teens
Sixth arrested, two more wanted in homicide of two Colorado Springs teens

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 14 hr ago

A sixth arrest was made Tuesday in the deaths of Colorado Springs teens Derek Greer and Natalie Partida, according to the El Paso County Sheriff's...

DeVry University debuts virtual connected classrooms on Colorado Springs campus
DeVry University debuts virtual connected classrooms on Colorado Springs campus

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 15 hr ago

DeVry University's new "virtual connected classroom" looks like technology on steroids. Cameras activated by sound and motion follow professors and...

Colorado Springs police credit 'alert citizens' for arrest in vehicle break-ins
Colorado Springs police credit 'alert citizens' for arrest in vehicle break-ins

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 16 hr ago

A 35-year-old wanted man was captured Wednesday with the help of "alert citizens" who reported a vehicle break-in, police said. David Rader was...

Surveillance video of suspect in Colorado Springs bank robbery released
Surveillance video of suspect in Colorado Springs bank robbery released

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 16 hr ago

Colorado Springs police are asking the public's help in identifying an elderly man caught on surveillance video robbing a local bank. The man,...

Warning to vaccinate pets issued after rabid skunk found in Black Forest
Warning to vaccinate pets issued after rabid skunk found in Black Forest

By: Rachel Riley - 0 17 hr ago

After a rabid skunk was found in Black Forest, local public health officials are reminding residents keep their pets' vaccinations up-to-date and...

Colorado good Samaritans get immunity for smashing windows to save lives
Colorado good Samaritans get immunity for smashing windows to save lives

By: Joey Bunch - 0 17 hr ago

A bill that grants immunity to those who break car windows to save lives - both children and pets - is on its way to the governor to become law....

Colorado Springs VA clinic demonstrates benefits of telehealth virtual medical care
Colorado Springs VA clinic demonstrates benefits of telehealth virtual medical care

By: Chhun Sun - 0 17 hr ago

Telehealth - a means to provide health care through a virtual meeting - has been around for decades, but it's getting a new pitch aimed at veterans who...

Colorado Springs police playing catch up with plan to hire dozens of officers
Colorado Springs police playing catch up with plan to hire dozens of officers

By: Rachel Riley - 0 18 hr ago

Feeling the pressure from being understaffed, the Colorado Springs Police Department is looking to hire more officers. The department plans to hire...

David Blaine will bring magic to Colorado Springs
David Blaine will bring magic to Colorado Springs

By: Jen Mulson - 0 19 hr ago

He was buried alive for a week, encased in ice for three days and spent 44 days subsisting on nothing but water inside a box in London. The popular...

Colorado legislators try to elbow past the other party in order to help small business
Colorado legislators try to elbow past the other party in order to help small business

By: Dan Njegomir - 0 20 hr ago

Earlier this month, ruling state House Democrats shot down a heralded Republican bill from the GOP-run Senate that sought to ease the state's...

Colorado House approves setback rule for gas drilling near schools, but defeat looms in Senate
Colorado House approves setback rule for gas drilling near schools, but defeat looms in Senate

By: Joey Bunch - 0 22 hr ago

A bill about setbacks for oil and gas operations from schools passed the Colorado House on a party-line vote Wednesday morning. House Bill 1256...

Economy, geography drive El Paso County's robust growth, officials say
Economy, geography drive El Paso County's robust growth, officials say

By: Maria St. Louis-Sanchez - 0 23 hr ago

New census data sheds light on the population growth El Paso County has experienced in recent years, which local officials hailed as a testament to the...

UCCS surplus auction to have
UCCS surplus auction to have "something for everybody" Wednesday

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Yesterday

It's spring cleaning time for the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. The school will hold its first large-scale public auction beginning at...

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