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Mother of missing Colorado Springs boy remembered for her never-ending search for answers

Sun, Feb 19, 2017 - 9:47 PM 0

At age 73, her body wracked with cancer, Bernice Abeyta continued to seek answers in the disappearance of her son more than 30 years earlier. She set...

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New Colorado College library shoots for net zero carbon footprint

Sun, Feb 19, 2017 - 2:17 PM 0

Two large construction projects destined to change the skyline of the Colorado College campus are about halfway completed and on track to advance 21st...

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As Uber, Lyft thrive at DIA, airport will allow fewer taxi cabs
As Uber, Lyft thrive at DIA, airport will allow fewer taxi cabs

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The demand for traditional taxis at Denver International Airport has dropped over the years as more passengers use ride-sharing services like Uber and...

The comeback: Scarred by war, Air Force sergeant returns to the skies
The comeback: Scarred by war, Air Force sergeant returns to the skies

By: Tom Roeder - 0 1 hr ago

A dozen years after he was nearly killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan, Master Sgt. Israel Del Toro was on the verge Saturday of completing a...

Colorado brushfires burn hundreds of acres; wind gusts and sparks ignite dry grass
Colorado brushfires burn hundreds of acres; wind gusts and sparks ignite dry grass

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Brushfires broke out around Colorado and burned hundreds of acres Sunday as exceptionally high temperatures combined with wind gusts and sparks that...

New era of activism in Colorado Springs bringing out a surprising number of first-time protesters
New era of activism in Colorado Springs bringing out a surprising number of first-time protesters

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 2 hr ago

At the Women's March in Colorado Springs, rallies outside City Hall and protests downtown against the Dakota Access Pipeline, longtime activists have...

Colorado town getting a drive-through marijuana shop
Colorado town getting a drive-through marijuana shop

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PARACHUTE, Colo.  — The western Colorado town of Parachute is getting a drive-through marijuana shop, believed to be the first in the state. The...

Smell of pot in Denver suburb leads feds to bust of Nebraska marijuana network
Smell of pot in Denver suburb leads feds to bust of Nebraska marijuana network

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An investigation of an alleged interstate crime network all started with an anonymous tip about a pungent odor emanating from a rental home in...

Trump's - and other developers' - pass on Red Rock Canyon turned out OK for Colorado Springs
Trump's - and other developers' - pass on Red Rock Canyon turned out OK for Colorado Springs

By: Lance Benzel - 0 7 hr ago

A Trump resort at Red Rock Canyon. It has the ring of fake news, but according to a Colorado Springs real estate agent involved in a late 1990s bid...

INSIGHTS: Beautician's chair the newest front on domestic violence
INSIGHTS: Beautician's chair the newest front on domestic violence

By: Joey Bunch - 0 8 hr ago

The unique bond between women and their beauticians is the newest front in Colorado's fight against domestic violence. Freshman Rep. Edie Hooton, a...

Trump's challenge: Stop blaming others, take ownership

By: - 0 Sun, Feb 19, 2017

The first month of Donald Trump's presidency has been activist, ambitious, and full of adjectives. He is making a difference, as new presidents seek to...

Voice of the Consumer: Pornographic image on computer triggers tech support scam
Voice of the Consumer: Pornographic image on computer triggers tech support scam

By: Betty Sexton - 0 9 hr ago

Just when you thought the creeps couldn't stoop any lower, now they're actually downloading a pornographic image onto your computer screen to get to...

Police seek help finding suitcase linked to Colorado slaying
Police seek help finding suitcase linked to Colorado slaying

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BOULDER — Police are asking for the public's help in finding a purple suitcase that may contain remains of a 25-year-old Colorado woman after her...

Colorado's national parks, monuments offering free admission on Presidents Day
Colorado's national parks, monuments offering free admission on Presidents Day

By: Nathan Van Dyne - 0 13 hr ago

If you're looking for a scenic way to spend Presidents Day, check out one of the state's national parks. Temperatures are expected to be mild across...

Expert skiers only: Arapahoe Basin expansion adds backcountry-like terrain with chutes, glades and more
Expert skiers only: Arapahoe Basin expansion adds backcountry-like terrain with chutes, glades and more

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ARAPAHOE BASIN — The shouts from the chairlift drift down to ski area boss Alan Henceroth. “How is it, Al?” “Are you getting it ready?” “Where’s...

Families search for answers decades after loved ones' deaths
Families search for answers decades after loved ones' deaths

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Vickie Mahrling's nightmare began May 30, 1968, the day her big brother's Chevrolet smashed into a tree in the tiny northern Colorado town of Mead....

Part 3: Blame: With husband dead, will questions surrounding killing of Jill Wells ever be answered?
Part 3: Blame: With husband dead, will questions surrounding killing of Jill Wells ever be answered?

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Editor's note: Blame is a collaboration between 9NEWS Denver and The Gazette. Part 3 of 3. Kathy Parham hadn't thought about the story in years, a...

Colorful Colorado: Despite bust after bust, Leadville and its history breathe on
Colorful Colorado: Despite bust after bust, Leadville and its history breathe on

By: Seth Boster - 0 16 hr ago

Leadville - The blustery storm did not faze James Duke. There he was amid the raging snow that piled up on his black top hat and froze his white beard....

Man run over in driveway of Colorado Springs mobile home park in 'domestic violence incident'
Man run over in driveway of Colorado Springs mobile home park in 'domestic violence incident'

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Yesterday

A Colorado Springs man was taken to a local hospital Saturday with non-life-threatening injuries after he was run over in the driveway of a mobile home...

Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers takes his roasting - with a grin and a hug
Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers takes his roasting - with a grin and a hug

By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 Yesterday

Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers was the toast of the roast Saturday night benefiting Cheyenne Village, and he took all the ribbing in stride,...

One Billion Rising rally in Colorado shakes up stigma surrounding abuse survivors
One Billion Rising rally in Colorado shakes up stigma surrounding abuse survivors

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DENVER – Energy at Saturday’s rally at the 16th St. Mall reflected the event’s title: Rising. Hundreds filled the sidewalks outside of the...

LGBTQ summit in Colorado Springs raises concerns about bullying worsening since election
LGBTQ summit in Colorado Springs raises concerns about bullying worsening since election

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Yesterday

A summit held in Colorado Springs on Saturday provided teachers and students with the resources to make local schools a safer place for lesbian, gay,...

Few candidates, well-financed ticket a rarity in Colorado Springs City Council elections
Few candidates, well-financed ticket a rarity in Colorado Springs City Council elections

By: Billie Stanton Anleu - 0 Yesterday

With only 49 donations among them, challengers in two of the hottest Colorado Springs City Council races had racked up $45,220 as of Wednesday - quite...

1 hospitalized after small plane crash south of Denver
1 hospitalized after small plane crash south of Denver

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DENVER — Authorities say one person is hospitalized after a small plane crash near Centennial Airport south of Denver. The Denver Post reports the...

Colorado Springs cops score slam dunk in basketball caper
Colorado Springs cops score slam dunk in basketball caper

By: Tom Roeder - 0 Yesterday

A couple of Colorado Springs cops scored a slam dunk this week when they came to the aid of children in need. The Colorado Springs Police Department...

Woken early by warm weather, bear pays an uninvited visit to Colorado Springs backyard
Woken early by warm weather, bear pays an uninvited visit to Colorado Springs backyard

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Yesterday

Saturday’s unseasonably warm weather brought a Colorado Springs homeowner a furry, 300-pound surprise. A male black bear, roused from his deep winter...

Man practicing Parkour falls 40 feet down chimney in Denver
Man practicing Parkour falls 40 feet down chimney in Denver

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DENVER — A 26-year-old man says he was making an action video with friends when he fell 40 feet down the chimney of a downtown Denver apartment...

Suspected drunken driver crashes into Colorado Springs police cruiser
Suspected drunken driver crashes into Colorado Springs police cruiser

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Yesterday

A suspected drunken driver plowed into the back of an unoccupied police cruiser that was blocking off a traffic accident in northeast Colorado Springs...

Crews quash grass fire near Colorado Springs Airport
Crews quash grass fire near Colorado Springs Airport

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Fire crews are working to put out a grass fire on South Powers Boulevard near Grinnell Boulevard on the southeast side of Colorado Springs....

Police release photo of suspect in a pair of 7-Eleven thefts
Police release photo of suspect in a pair of 7-Eleven thefts

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Yesterday

Police have released a photo of one of the suspects in a pair of robberies targeting two Colorado Springs 7-Eleven stores last month. On Jan. 18,...

Suspected drunk driver crashes into police cruiser
Suspected drunk driver crashes into police cruiser

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Yesterday

While officers were investigating a crash in northeast Colorado Springs, a suspected drunk driver slammed into a police cruiser. It happened just...

Some hunters required to submit kill for disease testing
Some hunters required to submit kill for disease testing

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DENVER — Some hunters who bag a deer in three of the four hunting areas in Colorado will be required to submit their kill to be tested for chronic...

Colorado Springs banks close out 2016 with near-record profits
Colorado Springs banks close out 2016 with near-record profits

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Yesterday

Despite a booming Colorado Springs-area economy and double- digit percentage growth in lending, the area's banks are shoring up reserves for potential...

Woman shot in leg in east Colorado Springs
Woman shot in leg in east Colorado Springs

By: Rachel Riley - 0 Yesterday

A woman was shot in the leg near North Union Boulevard and Palmer Park Boulevard Friday evening.

Understaffed Colorado Springs Police Department welcomes new community service officers
Understaffed Colorado Springs Police Department welcomes new community service officers

By: Ellie Mulder - 0 Yesterday

Five months after understaffing forced Colorado Springs police to ask citizens to report more crimes over the phone or online, reinforcements arrived...

NASA study based in Colorado Springs could change how world sees snow
NASA study based in Colorado Springs could change how world sees snow

By: Tom Roeder - 0 Yesterday

A Navy plane making frequent flights over Colorado's western mountains is part of a big NASA push to build a satellite that can measure the moisture in...

Colorado Springs woman's determination to better her life rewarded with scholarship
Colorado Springs woman's determination to better her life rewarded with scholarship

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Yesterday

Shivering while sleeping wasn't the worst thing about being homeless, according to Va Leenia West. What West, 30, truly dreaded was setting up the...

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Nature-lovers revel in the beauty, tranquility and luxury accommodations at The Farm, with new phases underway

Thu, Jan 26, 2017 - 1:19 PM 0

Residents of The Farm – a master planned community in Academy School District 20 – enjoy enchanting views blended into a down-to-earth, quiet lifestyle with...

Finding the best home builder

Thu, Jan 26, 2017 - 1:24 PM 0

Building a brand new dream home can be an exciting process, especially with a builder who emphasizes quality, convenience and flexibility. Campbell Homes...

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