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Prosecutors are pursuing witness intimidation charges against a man accused of telling the mother of a Colorado Springs slaying victim: "You're next."
The El Paso County Health Department is warning that cases of pertussis, commonly known as whooping cough, in Colorado are on the rise in recent years.
Colorado Springs police arrested two men Thursday in connection with a Nov. 26 shooting at the Memorial Park skate park.
Jiban Shrestha leaves Starbucks on Tejon and Bijou streets with a warm cup of coffee Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, as temperatures dipped below zero in downtown Colorado Springs.
The family of a 15-year-old girl has sued the El Paso County Commissioner's Office in U.S. District Court claiming that a caseworker's demand to take pictures of a girl's naked buttocks to prove a crime was akin to child abuse itself.
Peak Vista Community Health Centers, already a major presence in El Paso and Teller counties serving about 66,000 patients, is broadening its reach.
Cadets march into Falcon Stadium at the start of graduation ceremonies Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at the United States Air Force Academy.
Cooper is a happy little guy. The white toy poodle is about 6 years old and, in mid-November, looks festive in a red-and-green sweater.
Though Kristie Wheeler recently resigned her post as leader of the local chapter of Moms for Marijuana International, citing issues with the group's financial transparency, the activist is keeping busy through a new venture: Moving for Marijuana , a grassroots organization created to help people outside of Colorado relocate to the state to better ... (more)
Residents said Wednesday they are frustrated the Black Forest Fire Board and its chief will not comment on decisions made during the initial hours of the Black Forest Fire.
A more than six hour standoff at an apartment complex in Colorado Springs resulted in the arrest of a wanted felon named Michael Quirova on Tuesday evening, the Colorado Springs Police Department reported .
Faced with a possible recall election, Colorado Sen. Evie Hudak, a Democrat representing Jefferson County, resigned her seat Nov. 27. Because party members will appoint her replacement, her resignation protects the Senate's 18-17 Democratic majority.
MUCH COLDER air continues to move into Southern Colorado. Snow likely won't be a big deal overnight.
I met the grader operator today who maintains the roads in my area of eastern El Paso County.
The risk of vehicle-wildlife collisions isn't confined to the countryside. This warning sign is on Palmer Park Boulevard, west of Powers Boulevard, in Colorado Springs.