Thunderstorms early, then becoming clear after midnight. Low around 45F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30%..
Thunderstorms early, then becoming clear after midnight. Low around 45F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
Updated: May 14, 2021 @ 3:30 pm
Photos from The Gazette photo staff from the last week.
Warm temperatures prompted a group of school kids out of the classroom and onto the trails of North Cheyenne Cañon. The kids were crossing one of the rock bridges in the canyon Monday, April 26, 2021. (Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette)
A small black bear, probably about 3-4 years old, was spotted Thursday, April 29, 2021, in a tree in downtown Colorado Springs near the intersection of Colorado and Pikes Peak avenues. (Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette)
New fencing at Paint Mines Interpretive Park in eastern El Paso County near Calhan on Tuesday, April 27, 2021. The county has added new signs and fencing at the 750-acre park to keep visitors off social trails and climbing the delicate rock formations. Fencing is also placed along steep edges to help prevent people from walking down steep drop offs.(Chancey Bush/ The Gazette)
Rev. James Golka, a priest from Grand Island, Nebraska, left, shakes hands with Bishop Michael John Sheridan, right, after being appointed to be the third Catholic bishop for the Catholic Diocese of Colorado Springs, in Colorado Springs on Friday, April 30, 2021. Bishop-elect Golka, 54, will be taking the place of Bishop Sheridan, who is retiring at the age of 75 after serving as the diocesan bishop since January, 2003. Golka will be ordained bishop on June 29.(Chancey Bush/ The Gazette)
Dealer Deb Ortiz works the Ultimate Texas Hold ‘Em Table at the Wildwood Casino in Cripple Creek on Thursday, April 29, 2021. This weekend will be the debut of no-limit betting in three mountain gambling towns, including Cripple Creek, Black Hawk and Central City. (Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette)
Stars begin to appear as the sun sets behind the sand dunes at Great Sand Dunes National Park in Mosca, Colo., Wednesday, April 7, 2021. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
People ride Shipwreck Falls during opening day at Elitch Gardens in Denver, Colo., on Saturday, May 1, 2021. The amusement park opened for the first time since Nov. 3, 2019, at 43 percent of their normal capacity without the water park. (Chancey Bush/ The Gazette)