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  1. Sheary Clough Suiter talks about painting with encausticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    Local artist Sheary Clough Suiter first had the opportunity to work with encaustic painting at a workshop in Girdwood, Alaska. At the time, she specialized in acrylics, working in nearby Anchorage with no plans to suddenly shift medium.

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  2. All Souls prepared to offer sanctuary, supported by new coalitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    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 bunch, made the decision to prepare for such a scenario in late May by a near-unanimous vote.

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  3. City legal advisor shifts to Parks DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    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 release.

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  4. Paul Lundeen announces run for Colorado SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    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 efforts to reduce testing in schools and combat human trafficking.

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  5. Efforts to save Greenback Cutthroat trout continue in Bear CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    Wading through Bear Creek early one recent morning, two aquatic biologists with Colorado Parks and Wildlife look for the elusive, threatened greenback cutthroat trout. The goal of CPW biologists Josh Nehring, Cory Noble and a small support contingent, is to capture every mature trout they can find, harvest the eggs from the females and the sperm, or "milt", from the males, then transport them to a U.S. Fish and Wildlife hatchery in Leadville, where they can be bred and released into lakes and reservoirs around Colorado.

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  6. CU regents OK funding for UCCS sports medicine centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    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 the Springs' City for Champions tourism venture for which the city was awarded $120.5 million over 30 years in 2013 in state sales tax rebates.

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  7. Film, food, Olympic skaters and more to mark on your week's calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    The Colorado Ballet Society has performed a lot of beloved shows, but this marks the debut of their new Theatre Production Company. Enjoy the new life they'll bring to this classic musical, with a multigenerational and multitalented cast.

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  8. Center for the Study of Government and the Individual to fund new professorshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs' Center for the Study of Government and the Individual will fund two new professorships and create an undergraduate scholarship program with $1.49 million in grants. The money came from local philanthropists Richard King Brown and Joe Woodford, El Pomar Foundation, and the Charles Koch Foundation .

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  9. Air Force Academy's In The Stairwell has got talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    It's sometimes easy to forget that our local jazz community's overall musicianship is greatly enhanced by the presence of musicians recruited by the Air Force Academy. Through the years, I've had the opportunity to witness the excellence of AFA artists like Brad Eastin, Wayne Wilkinson, Colin Trusedell's quirky Quartet of Jazz Death, and the Springs Contemporary Jazz Big Band - as well as the final local appearance of Tokyo-bound musicians Ricky Sweum, Jason Crowe, and Henrique De Almeida.

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  10. Law firm chosen for EPA lawsuit has history with Colorado SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    The city is defending against a lawsuit filed last year by the EPA and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, alleging violations of the Clean Water Act due to neglect of the city's stormwater system. In this week's Independent , we report the potential cost of the city's legal bill from the EPA lawsuit as $1.9 million.

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  11. First Friday shuttle bus to boost access to arts events for freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    The Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region has announced that it will be trying out a free shuttle bus to help people move from hot-spot to hot-spot during first Friday art walks. The shuttle, which will run July through October, is an effort to make it easier for art fans to get from the many downtown galleries to the Fine Arts Center , the Cottonwood Center for the Arts , the Depot Arts District under the Colorado Avenue bridge, and to Old Colorado City .

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  12. KRCC expands reach to northwest with Woodland Park transmitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    The station's programming from the new transmitter begins July 5 at 89.5 FM. "The Woodland Park transmitter will improve signal coverage, allowing for continuous coverage as motorists wind their way from Colorado Springs to Lake George, Hartsel and beyond," according to a press release from the station's license holder, Colorado College.

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  13. Being Olympic City USA: It's more than just a museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    As groundbreaking ceremonies go, the June 9 celebration of already-started work on the U.S. Olympic Museum and Hall of Fame provided some goosebump moments. After all, Colorado Springs finally pulled off this $75 million project, combining state and local, public and private resources.

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  14. Keep moving forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    The other day when I was at the YMCA working out, I overheard a couple of retirees talking about how their volunteering efforts did not seem to be making much of a difference - how they had basically stopped trying. I won't argue that there are those that may fit that description, but by and large the majority of the homeless decidedly do not want to be homeless, I assure you.

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  15. El Paso County Coroner's Office data points to troubling problems with drugs, suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    These data points can be found in the 2016 annual report from the El Paso County Coroner's Office, which conducts hundreds of autopsies each year on those who die due to accidents, suicide, homicide or, in some cases, natural causes. The latest report, when compared to past reports, demonstrates just how much of a problem drugs and suicide have become.

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  16. What happens when someone with nothing dies?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    One day, each of us will die - it's one of the only guarantees in life. And when that happens, it's up to surviving loved ones to memorialize the deceased.

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  17. City EPA lawsuit costs on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    By the time the EPA filed a lawsuit against the city of Colorado Springs on Nov. 9 , the city had already spent $292,537 in legal fees on the case, according to records obtained by the Independent via the Colorado Open Records Act. The city hired Ryley Carlock & Applewhite in February 2016 after the EPA and the other plaintiff, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, delivered to the city a notice of intent to sue, Mayor John Suthers says in an email.

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  18. TheatreWorks honors Kathleen Fox CollinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    Kathleen Fox Collins arrived in Colorado Springs from New York City in 1975, drawn to the Pikes Peak region by family connections and memories. She had been active in prison theater but Colorado Springs seemed like a good fit for a single mother with a small son.

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  19. Colorado Springs Death Café meets to demystify dyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    Dying is inevitable. We'll all do it, eventually. Yet expressing that reality is considered morbid in American society at large, inappropriate for public discussion, outright forbidden around children.

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  20. Get InvolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    Get an education in advocacy, outreach and action so you can become a community leader for southeast Colorado Springs. Lunch and learning will be provided for free.

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