El Paso County Newswire

El Paso County Newswire

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  1. FEMA begins reimbursement process in ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    El Paso County will be the first of more than a dozen Colorado counties to learn if it will be reimbursed by the federal government for flood damage repairs tied to spring storms. On Monday, county officials met with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the state's Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management to educate county officials about the Public Assistance Program.

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  2. Flood advisory issued for north central El Paso CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    A flood advisory means that minor flooding is likely along streams and ditches, as well as low lying intersections and roadways that typically experience flooding.

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  3. Weekend crash takes one lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Lamar Daily News

    The Colorado State Patrol is investigating a three-vehicle crash that occurred on Colorado 24 at the intersection with 31st Street in El Paso County. A 2002 Lexus LS430 was traveling westbound on Colorado 24, making a left hand turn onto southbound 31st Street.

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  4. El Paso County 3-vehicle wreck leaves Greeley man dead, 3 others injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Denver Post

    A Greeley man was killed and three others injured Sunday evening in a three-vehicle El Paso County crash that authorities believe may have been precipitated by a teen driver's mistake. The wreck happened about 6:30 p.m. on U.S. 24 near 31st Street between Colorado Springs and Manitou Springs, according to the Colorado State Patrol.

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  5. Flood damage costs assessedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    ... ith disaster recovery. Colorado received a federal disaster declaration last month for 11 counties, including El Paso County, for damage caused by spring storms.

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  6. El Paso County Sheriff investigation moves to 18th district's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Denver Post

    The investigation into former El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa has been referred to the 18th Judicial District Attorney's Office, which could prosecute if criminal charges are brought against Maketa, according to sources. The office is the latest agency involved in an ongoing probe led by the Colorado Bureau of Investigation on behalf of the 4th Judicial District Attorney's Office, and with the assistance of the FBI and the Colorado Attorney General's Office.

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  7. Archaeologist: Remains found in Fountain are 'ancient'Read the original story

    Saturday | The Navajo Times

    _ Human remains, including a skull, that were unearthed at a construction site in El Paso County are those of a Native American woman and could be thousands of years old. On Friday, Colorado Archaeologist Thomas Carr investigated the discovery ...

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  8. Burglaries linked to car chase, rolloverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    A string of burglaries in Security-Widefield are being linked to a chase and rollover that took place Saturday morning. According to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to a car theft at Estrella Vista street around 4 a.m. The suspect or suspects entered through a dog door, took the car keys and stole the car parked in the driveway, driving through a fence in the process.

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  9. Wanted Sex Offender Captured After 3 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | KKTV

    Toby Mohr, 39, was wanted on three charges of failure to register as a sex offender out of El Paso County. Warrants were issued in 2012, but until Friday the El Paso County Sheriff's Office says he'd successfully kept away from law enforcement.

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  10. News from the Eastern PlainsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | New Falcon Herald

    ... for miscellaneous expenses, so the total cost is $4.37 per meal.' Similar sized rural schools in Eastern El Paso County also take losses on their nutrition services programs, Barnes said. 'Big Sandy's budget included a $45,000 line item for their ...

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  11. Nosy or concerned ... when to interveneRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | New Falcon Herald

    ... and sometimes we just need those small reminders.' Jacqueline Kirby, public information officer with the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, said another option for an onlooker is to go into the store or business and report the incident to an employee. ...

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  12. Remains of teenage girl found in FountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KVOR-AM Colorado Springs

    An initial estimate by the El Paso County Coroner lists the remains as those of a 12 to 16 year old female, who may have been buried 50 to 75 years ago.

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  13. Survey: More Of El Paso County's Homeless In SheltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | KKTV

    ... effort to find and engage our veterans. The unsheltered population continues to be local, with 72% from El Paso County and 83% from El Paso County or elsewhere in Colorado. The number of beds available across categories continues to rise, from 1,616 ...

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  14. Childa s skull found in Fountain construction siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

    ... who found it told police he removed it to see what it was and then put it back near where he found it. The El Paso County Coroner's Office said in a preliminary estimate that the skull could be from a post-pubescent female of Hispanic or Native ...

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  15. Mother searches for stolen purse containing toddler's ashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Denver Post

    The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is trying to help a mother find her stolen purse that contained not only her wallet, but also some of her son's ashes. The Colorado Springs Gazette reports that after Shannon Paolini's 2-year-old son Gavin was killed by his father in 2011, she has always carried a rosary and a bracelet with some of his ashes in her purse.

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  16. Girl's remains found in El Paso County were buried for 50-75 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    El Paso County authorities are investigating after construction workers found a young girl's remains, which officials believe were buried 50 to 75 years ago. Fountain police said Thursday the remains were found about 2 p.m. Wednesday on the 1000 block of old Pueblo Road near the Ventana subdivision.

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  17. Cop Paul Patton: I Hoped Crime Victim Would Stop Stalking Me If We Had Bad SexRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Denver Westword

    ... as a crime victim even before she encountered Patton. But our item refers to and features quotes from the El Paso County warrant in question. The story began back on September 3, 2014, when Colorado Springs Police Department officers were dispatched ...

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  18. Child's Remains Found At Fountain Construction SiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | KKTV

    ... to install a drainage pipe at the Ventana subdivision off of Old Pueblo Road. Based on an estimate by the El Paso County Coroner's Office, the remains may have been buried for 50-75 years. The coroner's office put the child's age at 12-16 when she ...

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  19. Boswell bids farewell to RBARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... and a graduate of Christie College, Boswell came to the United States in 1971 to visit her aunt, who lived in El Paso County. The second day here, she met the man who would become her husband six months later. In 1986, she began working at what was ...

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  20. Mom asks for stolen bracelet with son's ashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | TheDenverChannel

    The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is trying to help a mother find a stolen bracelet that contained some of her son's ashes. The Colorado Springs Gazette reports that after Shannon Paolini's 2-year-old son Gavin was killed by his father in 2011, she has always carried a rosary and a bracelet with some of his ashes in her purse.

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