A few showers this evening with overcast skies overnight. Low near 65F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30%..
A few showers this evening with overcast skies overnight. Low near 65F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
Updated: June 23, 2021 @ 10:41 pm
Photos from the last week by The Gazette photo staff.
Manitou Springs running back Isaiah Thomas runs off the field after the Mustangs defeated Flatirons Academy in double overtime to win the state 2A spring football championship Friday at CSU-Pueblo in Pueblo. Thomas was named Most Valuable Player. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
The Classical Academy assistant coach Todd Luft comforts senior Aden Timson (13) after the Titans lost the 3A state football championship game against Rifle High School at the Neta and Eddie DeRose ThunderBowl Stadium at CSU-Pueblo in Pueblo, Colo., on Saturday, May 15, 2021. The Titans lost the championship game to the Rifle Bears by a score of 35 to 34. (The Gazette, Chancey Bush)
Alexis Tabet, 17, plays a song on a piano along Manitou Avenue in Manitou Springs on Saturday, May 8, 2021. Inspired by painted pianos around Denver’s 16th Street Mall, Manitou resident Rolf Jacobson placed the family piano outside his home two years ago. “It was just a random idea I had,” Jacobson, 58, said. “It’s just because it’s Manitou and we do things like that. We do cute things here.” (The Gazette, Chancey Bush)
Rain drops kissed tulips near Tejon Street and Pikes Peak Avenue in downtown Colorado Springs on Tuesday, May 11, 2021. (The Gazette, Chancey Bush)
Hikers explore the Double Arches Saturday, March 20, 2021, in Arches National Park outside Moab, Utah. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Middle blocker Ryan Erdossy celebrates after Cheyenne Mountain scored a point against Discovery Canyon during the first match of the quarterfinals Wednesday, May 12, 2021, at the Colorado 4A state volleyball tournament at the Boardmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs, Colo. Cheyenne Mountain won in three matches to advance to the semifinals Thursday. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Siblings Sandra Ibarra, 28; Mayra Ibarra de Perez, 33; and Jose Ibarra, 26, from left, were memorialized on a poster held by family member Edgar Ortiz at a vigil Thursday. Julian Rivera, center right; and other family members attended an emotional vigil outside the gates of Canterbury Park. Julian’s mother was Mayra Ibarra de Perez. A vigil was held for the six family members that were killed on Mother’s Day last Sunday. (The Gazette, Jerilee Bennett)
The Rampart Rams celebrate winning their first state title in program history defeating Grandview during the Colorado 5A state volleyball finals match at the Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs on Thursday, May 13, 2021. The Rams won the finals match in the fourth set against Grandview by a score of 25 to 23. (The Gazette, Chancey Bush)
John Wilson takes his dog, Triton, for a walk Thursday at the motel where he and his family are currently living in Colorado Springs. Last Fall, the family was spared from eviction of their 2-bedroom apartment where they had lived for 13 years when Gov. Jared Polis signed an executive order protecting tenants who have been impacted by COVID-19. Since then, they were recently evicted and have been living in a South Nevada Avenue motel for two weeks. (The Gazette, Jerilee Bennett)
Spc. Maura Spence-Carroll, 21, holds her gown at Fort Carson south of Colorado Springs last week. Spence-Carroll joined the Army in 2018 and is competing for Miss Colorado. She earned the title of Miss Fort Carson in February. (The Gazette, Chancey Bush)
Joe Bishop practices his archery with the help of his provider Bille Allor at the Archery School of the Rockies Tuesday, April 13, 2021, in Colorado Springs, Colo. Bishop has been practicing archery for six years. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Family members of the six people who died mourn at the scene where their loved ones were killed early Sunday morning. A small makeshift memorial has started outside the trailer where the killings occurred at the Canterbury Mobile Home Park in Colorado Springs, Colorado on Monday, May 10, 2021. (The Gazette, Jerilee Bennett)