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9 hrs ago | KKTV

More Elder Abuse Being Reported in El Paso County

Kristin Haubrich joined the KKTV 11 News Team in April 2012 after working as a reporter at KREX-TV in Grand Junction, Colorado.

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Related Topix: Grand Junction, CO, Colorado Springs, CO

13 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

Green Mountain Falls man accused of stalking 10-year-old girl

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office says a 67-year-old Green Mountain Falls man is facing charges for stalking, obscenity and indecent exposure.

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Related Topix: Green Mountain Falls, CO

23 hrs ago | KKTV

Commissioners to Vote on Stormwater Ballot Measure

The El Paso County Commissioners will be voting, Tuesday, on whether or not the IGA Stormwater Plan should go on November's ballot.

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Related Topix: Colorado Springs, CO

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

El Paso County Sheriff Maketa says he might leave office early

Embattled El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa, in an interview with a Colorado Springs television station Saturday, suggested he might leave his job early.

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Colorado Springs Independent

Penalties aside, couple forms drainage committee

Heavy rains cause flooding that officials hope will be addressed with a new drainage authority up for a public vote on Nov. 4. Fresh off a state finding they violated campaign finance laws, Robert Gardner and Sarah Jack have set up a committee to campaign for the stormwater issue that will appear on the Nov. 4 ballot.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Denver Post

Colorado State Patrol investigating fatal single-vehicle crash

The Colorado State Patrol is investigating a fatal, single-vehicle crash Sunday morning on Academy Boulevard in El Paso County.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Denver Post

Maketa: I am still sheriff ... unless I decide to leave sooner'

El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa on Saturday told a Colorado Springs television news reporter that there is a possibility that he could leave office early.

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Related Topix: Colorado Springs, CO

SFGate

Man sentenced for deadly shooting rampage

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Colorado Springs, CO

Fri Aug 22, 2014

KKTV

Plague Found In Rabbit In El Paso County

A Flash Flood Watch has been issued for El Paso and Teller Counties from Noon until 9PM this evening.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Flood, Yoder, CO

KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

Plague detected in eastern El Paso County

Health specialists began investigating after receiving reports of dead prairie dogs in the area.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

Future sheriff says current sheriff is trying to tarnish his term

The man running unopposed for sheriff in November said Wednesday decisions made by El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa will force him to lay off employees at the start of his term.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

LongmontFYI

Colorado buys fire-spotting planes to battle fires

Colorado will begin a new strategy for fighting wildfires in the coming weeks, deploying aircraft designed to pinpoint the location of blazes quicker after the first sighting of smoke with the aim of beginning suppression efforts faster.

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Related Topix: Fire, Black Forest, CO, Natural Disasters, Wildfire

Colorado Springs Independent

Jenkins to donate land for Olympic museum

The headline from last night's meeting for City for Champions , which drew more than 200 people at the Library 21c on Chapel Hills Drive, is that the Jenkins family will donate land for the Olympic Museum and Hall of Fame project.

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Related Topix: Colorado Springs, CO, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, Air Force Academy, CO, Colorado College

Tue Aug 19, 2014

KKTV

Campaign Against Fort Carson Cuts

Alyssa Chin joined 11 News from Idaho Falls/Pocatello, Idaho where she spent 4 and a half years covering news and sports in Eastern Idaho.

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Carson, US Army, Fort Carson, CO, Colorado Springs, CO

Denver Post

Colorado Springs man arrested in homicide, police say

David Jason Barker, 32, of Colorado Springs, has been arrested on suspicion of second-degree murder.

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Related Topix: Colorado Springs, CO

Colorado Springs Independent

Hail Mary and pass the ammunition

Denny Cripps, former Carson deputy commander, was among those who today urged the public to send a postcard or an email Business and community leaders urgently called a news conference for this morning at the Regional Business Alliance office downtown to urge the media to broadcast the need for support for Fort Carson .

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Carson, US Army, Fort Carson, CO

KKTV

County Commissioners Support Stormwater Plan

Voters in El Paso county will likely have a chance to decide whether or not they want to fork out the money to improve stormwater drainage.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

KKTV

Scammers Posing As El Paso County Sheriff's Deputies

Scammers are posing as El Paso County sheriff's deputies in an attempt to intimidate unsuspecting victims into giving them money.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

'North Side Mafia' members sentenced

The men said they belong to a group called the North Side Mafia. They were linked to break ins on the north and west sides of Colorado Springs and in unincorporated El Paso County.

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Related Topix: Colorado Springs, CO

TheDenverChannel

Black Forest fire chief resigns, chairman says

Flash Flood Watch issued August 14 at 5:45AM MDT expiring August 15 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: Archuleta, Delta, Dolores, Eagle, Garfield, Gunnison, Hinsdale, La Plata, Mesa, Moffat, Montezuma, Montrose, Ouray, Pitkin, Rio Blanco, Routt, San Juan, San Miguel Flash Flood Watch issued August 14 at 5:45AM MDT expiring August 15 at 12:00AM MDT in ... (more)

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Related Topix: Black Forest, CO, Ouray, CO

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