ATLANTA — Georgia authorities have given $10,000 apiece to two Tennessee households for help catching two inmates accused of killing their guards while escaping from a prison bus. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said in an email Friday that the...
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Five years after the Waldo Canyon fire, there are other signs, too. And that is why Jennifer Peterson has come here along with colleagues from the Rocky Mountain Field Institute, the local nonprofit that has helped the U.S. Forest Service restore some of...
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Chief lieutenants in the Koch brothers' political network lashed out at the Senate Republican health care bill on Saturday as not conservative enough, becoming a powerful outside critic as GOP leaders try to rally support for their plan among...
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MASON, Mich. — A judge on Friday ordered a longtime doctor at Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics to stand trial on charges of sexually assaulting six young gymnasts who said he molested them while they were seeking treatment for various...
6/23/2017
In tandem with his visit to Focus on the Family on Thursday, Vice President Mike Pence will avail himself of several military base visits as well. According to a news advisory from Peterson Air Force Base, after Pence's appearance at Focus, to mark...
6/22/2017
El Paso County's legislative body is the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) — five elected officials who represent different parts of the county in all sorts of decisions that affect your life. The exact boundaries of their districts change every few...
6/21/2017
At its June 12 work session, City Council heard a proposal from the Medical Marijuana Working Group that would raise annual licensing fees on medical marijuana businesses. The current fee schedule hasn't been adjusted since 2011 and is now under review...
6/21/2017
Cindy Aubrey has been named CEO of the Pikes Peak United Way. The former KOAA-TV news director was hired as communications manager by then-Mayor Steve Bach in 2011.…
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6/21/2017
A regional search led the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to choose Marc Pino as its permanent campus police chief starting July 1. Pino has served as interim chief since August 2016 when Brian McPike resigned and took a job with the El Paso...
6/21/2017
Struggling to find a place or make rent? Section 8 — the federally funded housing voucher program — can help, but only if you manage to actually access it, which is no easy task since the wait list is long and closed.…
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6/21/2017
All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church has formally declared itself a sanctuary church, meaning an undocumented immigrant could live in the building's basement bedroom to avoid deportation. The church's congregants, who are a diverse, nondenominational...
6/20/2017
An attorney with the the city of Colorado Springs is taking a significant pay cut to take a different job with the city Parks Department. Britt Haley has been hired into a new position, park design and development manager, the city said in a news...
6/20/2017
Rep. Paul Lundeen, R-Monument, says he’ll seek the state Senate District 9 post now held by Kent Lambert, R-Colorado Springs, who is barred by term limits from serving another term. Lundeen has served two terms in House District 19. He touts his...
6/20/2017
Manitou Mayor Nicole Nicoletta will seek a second  two-year term in the November 2017 city election, the Pikes Peak Bulletin reports. The mayor, who has presided over fiscally cheery times in the west side town, says she wants to continue her work. ...
6/19/2017
The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs announced Thursday that the CU Board of Regents approved $61.425 million for the William J. Hybl Sports Medicine and Performance Center on the UCCS campus. The center is one of four projects included in...
6/15/2017
PARKER, Colo. – Authorities in Parker announced Tuesday that charges will not be filed against a driver involved in crash that left a teen dead. Rylie Guentensberger was inside the RNK Running & Walking store in Parker on April 29, when the runaway car...
6/6/2017