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Pentagon report says general was roadblock for Air Force Academy football misconduct probe

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The Pentagon's inspector general found that a former Air Force Academy boss hindered an investigation into athlete misconduct, including drug...

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Nearly 250 apartments planned for Colorado Springs' northeast side

Fri, Jun 24, 2016 - 4:29 PM 0

At one Colorado Springs shopping center, a big-box store might give way to a big apartment complex. Wisconsin-based Continental Properties...


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Cheyenne Mountain State Park to hold early July 4th celebration
By: Tiffany Ditto - 0 44 min ago

Cheyenne Mountain State Park will hold an Independence Day celebration on from 5-8 p.m. July 3rd.

Attendees can hike, play games, do crafts,...

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Police issue sketch of suspect in Colorado Springs sexual assault
By: Chhun Sun - 0 52 min ago

Colorado Springs police have released a sketch of a man believed to have grabbed a woman by the hair, then driven away with her for about two blocks...

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Mother and daughter pay it forward with blood donation
By: Jake Allen - 0 Fri, Jun 24, 2016

If it weren't for blood donors 17 years ago, Shantae Reed and her mother wouldn't have been able to give blood side-by-side Friday morning at a...

CDOT holding telephone town hall for Pikes Peak region counties
By: Tiffany Ditto - 0 Fri, Jun 24, 2016

The Colorado Department of Transportation will be having a telephone town hall for the residents of El Paso, Fremont, Park and Teller counties on...

Colorado Springs police to discuss safety awareness
By: Tiffany Ditto - 0 Fri, Jun 24, 2016

The Colorado Springs Police Department will be in Red Rock Canyon Open Space from 10 a.m.-2p.m. Saturday promoting safety awareness.

The...

Town hall will discuss Sinton Road traffic study results
By: Tiffany Ditto - 0 Fri, Jun 24, 2016

The Colorado Department of Transportation will hold a meeting next week to present the results from their completed study on traffic regarding access...

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Authorities ID man fatally shot by Colorado Springs police officer
By: Chhun Sun - 0 1 hr ago

A man shot and killed Wednesday morning by Colorado Springs police has been identified as 25-year-old Josiah Williams, the El Paso County Sheriff's...

Klingenschmitt wants criminal charges for group making attack ads
By: Rachel Riley - 0 Fri, Jun 24, 2016

Just days before the primary election, state Rep. Gordon Klingenschmitt is fighting back against a political advocacy group he believes to be...

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Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb celebrates 100 years with downtown Fan Fest
By: Jen Mulson - 0 1 hr ago

5-10 p.m. Friday, downtown along Tejon Street, from Platte Avenue to Colorado Avenue, free; 685-4400, ppihc.com/fan-fest

Something else: The...

Man told he cannot advertise Jesus on Colorado Springs bus benches
By: Jake Allen - 0 Fri, Jun 24, 2016

A local pastor said he was told his advertisements on bus benches in Colorado Springs would be disallowed if they use the name Jesus.

Lawson...

Pueblo police ID officers involved in shooting of 27-year-old man
By: Chhun Sun - 0 Fri, Jun 24, 2016

Pueblo police on Friday identified the two officers who shot at a wanted man during a confrontation early Wednesday.

Officers Jose Medina and...

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Defense raises question about racial bias in trial of Colorado Springs murder suspect
By: Lance Benzel - 0 Fri, Jun 24, 2016

A psychiatrist at the Colorado State Mental Health Institute in Pueblo drew an accusation of racial bias in court Friday after concluding that a...

Union Boulevard lane to close for several months
By: Tiffany Ditto - 0 Fri, Jun 24, 2016

The outside lane of North Union Boulevard in the Woodmen Road area of Colorado Springs will be closed in both directions for several month beginning...

Colorado Springs congressman happy with Brexit vote
By: Tom Roeder - 0 Fri, Jun 24, 2016

While the United Kingdom's exit from the European Union sent shock waves through global financial markets, the move was hailed by U.S. Rep. Doug...

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Safety of animals, guests, staff a priority during zoo emergency drills
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In a wildfire evacuation, officials at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo aren’t counting on the animals pairing up to parade down Cheyenne Mountain Highway....

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Staff changes made at KRDO-TV
By: Terry Terrones - 0 3 hr ago

The news director for local ABC affiliate KRDO-TV, Jene Nelson, announced today that she is no longer with the station. Nelson, who had also...

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30 unclaimed service members will be laid to rest at Colorado cemetery
By: Tiffany Ditto - 0 4 hr ago

Fort Logan National Cemetery will hold a ceremony in honor of 30 veterans whose remains went unclaimed.

The Unclaimed Veterans Remains...

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More Republicans than Democrats have submitted Colorado primary ballots
By: Tiffany Ditto - 0 6 hr ago

More Republicans than Democrats have turned in ballots for Tuesday's primary election.

The Secretary of State's Office reported Friday that...

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Colorado Springs police K-9 tracks down man in open space
By: Tiffany Ditto - 0 7 hr ago

A man suspected on domestic violence charges was tracked down in Cresta open space by a K-9 officer, Colorado Springs police said.

Officers...

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Colorado Springs Senate candidates on opposite ends of conservative spectrum
By: Rachel Riley - 0 7 hr ago

The candidates in the state Senate District 12 primary have painted contrasting portraits of one another: Bob Gardner, the much-too-moderate...

Possible kitchen contamination stops Colorado Springs food program for a day
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 7 hr ago

A possible chemical contamination in one of the main kitchen areas forced Colorado Springs District 11 to cancel its Summer Food Service Program for...

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Animal activists dragged off stage during Dalai Lama lecture at CU Boulder
By: Tiffany Ditto - 0 7 hr ago

Animal activists were dragged off stage Thursday as they interrupted the Dalai Lama's lecture at the University of Colorado-Boulder.

The...

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Wreck cleared on I-25 near Monument
By: Tiffany Ditto - 0 7 hr ago

An accident northbound on Interstate 25 at Highway 105 near Monument was blocking the left lane on Friday afternoon.

No fatalities have been...

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Air Force Academy changes 2017 graduation date
By: Tiffany Ditto - 0 7 hr ago

The Air Force Academy has changed the graduation date for the class of 2017 to May 24, 2017.

The academy, which held its graduation this on...

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Frazier's charisma helps him stand out in U.S. Senate race
By: Megan Schrader - 0 Fri, Jun 24, 2016

DENVER - Ryan Frazier is charismatic on stage unlike any other Republican in the U.S. Senate race.

Frazier stood out in early debates when...

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Beaver Creek wildfire near Walden at 5 percent containment, burning 5,368 acres
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The Beaver Creek fire that has been burning near Walden since Sunday has been 5 percent contained as of Friday afternoon as hundreds of firefighters...

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New Colorado Springs Humane Society adoption center to feature 'cat condos'
By: Tiffany Ditto - 0 9 hr ago

The Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region is opening a new cat adoption center on Monday.

The new center, at 610 Abbot Lane in Colorado...

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Sarah Palin and Donald Trump to speak at Denver’s Western Conservative Summit
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Sarah Palin will join Donald Trump on July 1 in Denver to kick off the Western Conservative Summit, organizers said Wednesday morning.

The...

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Colorado Springs pastor set for final sermon after 48 years
By: Stephanie Earls - 0 9 hr ago

The numbers alone are staggering: 1,314 baptisms, 539 weddings, 596 memorial services and more than 7,000 sermons; almost 50,000 home and hospital...

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Fireworks, festivals and more highlight Fourth of July calendar in Colorado
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JULY 1-4

Independence Day Celebration - Bike races, Frisbee golf tournament, music, fireworks and more, Gunnison;...

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