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Flood advisory issued for parts of El Paso County

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Peterson Air Force Base concludes investigation of vehicle that set off chemical detector
By: Chhun Sun - 0 13 min ago

UPDATE 10:30 a.m.

Officials have reopened the east gate at Peterson Air Force on Monday morning following an investigation of a vehicle that...

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Longtime Colorado Springs airman bids bittersweet goodbye to the wild blue yonder
By: Tom Roeder - 0 20 min ago

Chief Master Sgt. David Carey dealt with the age jokes for a couple of decades.

Colleagues would ask him about flying over Europe in World War...

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El Paso County faces flood threat for much of Monday
By: Chhun Sun - 0 47 min ago

Parts of northwestern El Paso County could be at risk for moderate flooding on Monday, according to the Colorado Water Conservation Board.

The...

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Women go topless in Denver to promote gender equality
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DENVER — Denver's central mall on Sunday was crowded with topless people promoting gender equality.

The Denver Post reports...

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Fonda-Redford movie casting call draws cast of thousands in Colorado Springs
By: Ellie Mulder - 0 1 hr ago

When Deb Asselta first showed up to Saturday's open casting call for an upcoming Netflix movie, she took one look at the crowd and left.

"It...

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Colorado Springs City Council members among stars of Studio 809 podcasts
By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 2 hr ago

Fresh, sassy and iconoclastic voices are making themselves heard on Studio 809 podcasts - including regulars from the Colorado Springs City...

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Colorado Springs judge Barney Iuppa Jr. remembered for his ethic of service at public memorial
By: Lance Benzel - 0 2 hr ago

When Barney Iuppa Jr. began work as a deputy public defender in Colorado Springs, a day at the office could mean fighting speeding tickets or...

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Meet the man behind Bishop Castle, whose Colorado creation is a source of public envy and private ruin
By: Seth Boster - 0 2 hr ago

Editor's note: This story contains offensive language.

Custer County

Jim Bishop is not dead. That's the first thing he wants people to...

Western Colorado town bans some headstones due to vandalism
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PALISADE — The western Colorado town of Palisade has banned headstones at some plots in the municipal cemetery due to concerns about vandalism.

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Owners say Colorado Springs medical marijuana business always under watchful eyes of state
By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 5 hr ago

The owners of Strawberry Fields disagree with anyone who says the heavily-regulated marijuana industry plays a part in the black market for pot.

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Police: Auto-pedestrian crash was pedestrian's fault in Colorado Springs
By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 6 hr ago

A pedestrian is recovering from serious but not life-threatening injuries after being hit by a vehicle Sunday night.

Police said the crash was...

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This Week: Top Colorado Springs-area events and meetings
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State Rep. Terri Carver, a member of the Colorado House Transportation Committee, is hosting a town hall to discuss transportation issues at 6 p.m....

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The Country Life: Colorado Springs woman cherishes, shares history of Peyton
By: Bill Radford - 0 6 hr ago

Helen Baber has lived in Colorado Springs for decades, but her heart always has belonged to the prairie east of town.

Baber, 86, was born in...

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A great year for touring in the Colorado Springs area
By: Maria St. Louis-Sanchez - 0 6 hr ago

An improving economy, low gas prices, beautiful weather and a lack of natural disasters have the local tourism industry declaring the summer of 2016...