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South Powers and Astrozon boulevards reopened after two-vehicle crash in Colorado Springs
South Powers and Astrozon boulevards reopened after two-vehicle crash in Colorado Springs

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 2 hr ago

A two-vehicle crash was blocking lanes of South Powers and Astrozon boulevards on Wednesday night, Colorado Springs police said. The 8 p.m. wreck...

Air Force Academy cadet who spearheaded rape-prevention effort charged in sexual assault of Colorado Springs man
Air Force Academy cadet who spearheaded rape-prevention effort charged in sexual assault of Colorado Springs man

By: Tom Roeder - 0 3 hr ago

An Air Force Academy cadet lauded for his work with rape prevention programs was the defendant Wednesday in a sexual assault hearing that could lead to...

Colorado painted orange by large butterfly migration 
Colorado painted orange by large butterfly migration 

By: - 0 3 hr ago

DENVER — Colorado residents and visitors alike have noticed the state's taken on a tinge of orange due to an abundance of butterflies. The Denver...

Colorado Springs Utilities Board OKs rate hike to increase solar energy share
Colorado Springs Utilities Board OKs rate hike to increase solar energy share

By: Conrad Swanson - 0 4 hr ago

Colorado Springs Utilities won't meet its goal of producing 20 percent of its energy through renewable resources by 2020. But it's coming about as...

Water main break on North Academy closes lanes while road repaired
Water main break on North Academy closes lanes while road repaired

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 4 hr ago

A water main break on North Academy Boulevard was repaired by Wednesday evening, more than 24 hours after it was reported Tuesday afternoon, said...

Inside CSPD's evidence locker - guns, furniture, baseball bats and cake
Inside CSPD's evidence locker - guns, furniture, baseball bats and cake

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 4 hr ago

The most bizarre objects you can think of probably have been stored in the Colorado Springs Police Department's evidence facilities at one point or...

Firefighters extinguish house fire in northwest Colorado Springs
Firefighters extinguish house fire in northwest Colorado Springs

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 4 hr ago

No one was home when a northwest Colorado Springs house caught fire Wednesday evening. Heavy smoke and fire were visible when firefighters arrived to...

Solar farm proposed by Kansas firm coming up for El Paso County's approval
Solar farm proposed by Kansas firm coming up for El Paso County's approval

By: Rachel Riley - 0 4 hr ago

A Kansas-based energy company is moving ahead with plans to develop a roughly 900-acre solar farm on public and private land in southern El Paso...

Dogs barred from Mueller State Park trails after trial period filled with violations, complaints
Dogs barred from Mueller State Park trails after trial period filled with violations, complaints

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 5 hr ago

While dogs were on their best behavior this summer on Cheyenne Mountain State Park's trails, a three-month trial period brought more disastrous results...

Tips about killing of Palmer Lake man pour into El Paso County Sheriff's Office
Tips about killing of Palmer Lake man pour into El Paso County Sheriff's Office

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 6 hr ago

Tipsters have left more than 150 messages with the El Paso County Sheriff's Office about Tim Watkins' killing. Watkins, 60, was found shot to death...

Downtown Colorado Springs pedestrian gets caught with his pants down
Downtown Colorado Springs pedestrian gets caught with his pants down

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 6 hr ago

A man likely will be cited after police found him with his pants down around his ankles Wednesday afternoon in downtown Colorado Springs. The man was...

Woman accused in fatal stabbing of husband outside west Colorado Springs motel goes on trial
Woman accused in fatal stabbing of husband outside west Colorado Springs motel goes on trial

By: Liz Forster - 6 hr ago

A 31-year-old woman accused of fatally stabbing her husband last year outside a West Side motel went on trial Wednesday. Chezarea Jones was arrested...

Downtown hit-and-run damages three vehicles, sends one to the hospital
Downtown hit-and-run damages three vehicles, sends one to the hospital

By: Liz Forster - 0 7 hr ago

One person was sent to the hospital after a car barrelled through downtown Colorado Springs early Wednesday. At about 1 a.m., Colorado Springs police...

Record attendance at this year's Colorado Springs Labor Day Lift Off
Record attendance at this year's Colorado Springs Labor Day Lift Off

By: Liz Forster - 0 7 hr ago

Organizers of the 41st annual Colorado Springs Labor Day balloon festival are boasting that this year was the best yet. The organizers of the Lift...

Colorado Supreme Court Justice Allison Eid pledges to be impartial during Senate confirmation hearing
Colorado Supreme Court Justice Allison Eid pledges to be impartial during Senate confirmation hearing

By: Tom Ramstack - 0 8 hr ago

WASHINGTON - Colorado Supreme Court Justice Allison H. Eid faced tough questions from a U.S. Senate committee Wednesday during her confirmation hearing...

Missing 15-year-old and her one-year-old son were found, police say
Missing 15-year-old and her one-year-old son were found, police say

By: Liz Forster - 0 9 hr ago

Englewood police are looking for a 15-year-old mother and her one-year-old son, who went missing from the Denver area. Englewood Detective Glee...

7 bizarre viral stories from Colorado before 'The Mad Pooper' landed
7 bizarre viral stories from Colorado before 'The Mad Pooper' landed

By: Ernestas Tyminas - 0 11 hr ago

Viral stories thorough the years from Colorado: Cheyenne Mountain Zoo's missing otter likely not exploring Boulder

Barrier put in mine that sent toxic water into 3 states
Barrier put in mine that sent toxic water into 3 states

By: - 0 11 hr ago

DENVER — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is installing a barrier and valve inside an inactive Colorado mine to prevent another surge of...

Wednesday's traffic: Water main break closes two lanes of Academy near Exit 150 on I-25
Wednesday's traffic: Water main break closes two lanes of Academy near Exit 150 on I-25

By: Liz Forster - 0 12 hr ago

A water main break has closed two lanes of North Academy Boulevard between Kelly Johnson Boulevard and Jamboree Drive.

Colorado Springs police warn of 'significant delays' during this weekend's Pikes Peak Regional Airshow, recommend detours
Colorado Springs police warn of 'significant delays' during this weekend's Pikes Peak Regional Airshow, recommend detours

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 12 hr ago

Police are warning of "significant delays" this weekend near the Colorado Springs Airport as tens of thousands of people flock to the Pikes Peak...

Air Force Academy cadet faces sexual assault charge 
Air Force Academy cadet faces sexual assault charge 

By: - 12 hr ago

An Air Force Academy senior faces a hearing on charges of sexual assault and abusive sexual contact. The hearing for Cadet 1st Class Steven R. Fox is...

Pikes Peak Regional Air Show features USAF Thunderbirds, WWII warbirds
Pikes Peak Regional Air Show features USAF Thunderbirds, WWII warbirds

By: Jen Mulson - 0 14 hr ago

Fans of anything flight- and plane-related will want to make tracks to the second Pikes Peak Regional Airshow held Saturday and Sunday at the Colorado...

10 of the best Colorado fall festivals
10 of the best Colorado fall festivals

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 14 hr ago

Here are a few of our favorites festivals happening soon around Colorado.

A can't-miss year for Pueblo Chile & Frijoles Festival
A can't-miss year for Pueblo Chile & Frijoles Festival

By: Michelle Karas - 0 14 hr ago

Friday through Sunday, Union Avenue Historic District, Pueblo. 3 p.m. to midnight Friday; 10 a.m. to midnight Saturday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday....

New owner of Cielo Vista Ranch, home of Culebra Peak, says there are no plans to change public access to 14er
New owner of Cielo Vista Ranch, home of Culebra Peak, says there are no plans to change public access to 14er

By: - 0 14 hr ago

William Bruce Harrison, scion to one of Texas’ original oil fortunes, has purchased the storied 83,000-acre Cielo Vista Ranch in the San Luis...

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