El Paso County Newswire

El Paso County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for El Paso County, CO.

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  1. Crash blocks lanes, causes major traffic delay in MonumentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    A serious crash is blocking all northbound lanes of I-25 just south of County Line Road in El Paso County according to CDOT. Expect major traffic delays if you're heading toward Denver.

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  2. El Paso County residents want illegal marijuana grows shut downRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Gazette

    An illegal marijuana grow operation at home in Pueblo at 1340 S. Walden Circle. Photo courtesy of Pueblo County Sheriff During a nearly two-hour discussion Tuesday night, El Paso County residents expressed frustration and anger about law enforcement efforts to shut down illegal marijuana grow operations.

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  3. Police report, handwriting expert contradict Senate candidate Darryl Glenn's denial of 1983 assault charge | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Gazette

    ... Candidate Darryl Glenns speaks to the crowd during the Colorado Springs stop of the GOP Unity Tour at the El Paso County Republican Headquarters on Saturday, July 9, 2016. Photo by Ryan Jones, The Gazette. On a November night in 1983, Colorado ...

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  4. Summer program pairs Colorado Springs kids and law enforcement officers | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Gazette

    ... who was part of a committee that helped bring the soccer program to life. "It's a neat partnership." The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is a part of the soccer initiative, which is open to parents and kids of all ages who live anywhere in Colorado ...

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  5. Widefield School District addresses water safety concerns as school year approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    Widefield School District 3 has announced how it plans to handle ongoing concerns about the safety of the drinking water in Security, Widefield and Fountain. The district says it has been in communication with all three water districts, El Paso County Public Health and the Colorado Department of Health and Environment.

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  6. Police report contradicts Senate candidate Darryl Glenn's denial of 1983 assault chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Denver Post

    ... Glenn was a national collegiate power lifting champion at the Air Force Academy, a distinguished airman, an El Paso County commissioner and the Republican nominee to face Democratic incumbent U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet. He has campaigned on his ...

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  7. Recount finds vote difference but no change in result of El Paso County commissioner primaryRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Gazette

    The result of the District 4 El Paso County commissioner race will not change despite a recount ordered by Scott Turner. Longinos Gonzalez remains the victor of the June 28 Republican primary election by 33 votes , down one vote from the 34 declared officially by the El Paso County Clerk and Recorder's office on July 7. Results of the recount were released Tuesday.

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  8. Daily NewsForum: Southern Colo. economy shows steady growthRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... durables, vehicle and home purchases." The national unemployment rate dropped in may to 4.5 percent and the El Paso County unemployment rate continues to be significantly below the national rate. "Our rate was 4 percent, which most economists would ...

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  9. Sheriff's office to host forum on marijuana lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    Members of the law enforcement community in El Paso County will host a forum Tuesday Evening on new laws on marijuana regulations.

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  10. El Paso County Sheriff's Office to hold forum on marijuana lawsRead the original story

    Monday | The Gazette

    A community forum will be held Tuesday night to discuss how new marijuana laws and regulations affect El Paso County residents.

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  11. Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for central El Paso CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Central El Paso County until 5:15 p.m. The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies.

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  12. Trump Possibly Planning Visit To Colorado This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS Local

    "At the moment I can neither confirm or deny," El Paso County Republican Party chairman Jeff Hayes told CBS4's affiliate KKTV in Colorado Springs. "But I expect to be able to confirm or deny soon."

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  13. Donald Trump rumored to make Colorado Springs appearance this week | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Gazette

    Rumors are circulating that Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump will make a public appearance in Colorado Springs either Thursday or Friday. "At the moment I can neither confirm or deny," said Jeff Hays, El Paso County Republican Party chairman.

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  14. Deputies arrest man who barricaded himself in vacant homeRead the original story

    Sunday | The Gazette

    ... chenk was charged with criminal trespass auto and felony violation of bond conditions. He was booked into the El Paso County jail.

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  15. In Colorado Springs, Korean War sacrifices are rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Stars and Stripes

    ... recognizing this year's anniversary of the armistice from each of the city of Colorado Springs and El Paso County were read after the Korean and American national anthems were sung. The proclamations were presented to the county commissioners and ...

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  16. After years of malaise, Colorado Springs' commercial market picks up the paceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Gazette

    ... the past two months; year-over-year city sales tax collections have risen for nine straight months; and El Paso County added jobs in the fourth quarter of last year at the fastest clip in 15 years. While jobs aren't being added in all occupations, a ...

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  17. Year Round Gardening: Rain barrels soon legal in ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Gazette

    ... rrigation purposes. When you have horticultural questions, CSU Extension has research-based answers. Call the El Paso County Extension Lawn and Garden Help Desk at 520-7684. Or visit https:/ask.extension.org.

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  18. Lightning strikes more common in El Paso County than rest of Colorado | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Gazette

    An intense lightning storm lights up the night sky a seen from the Memorial Park Skatepark on Thursday, Apr. 22, 2010. Bryan Oller, The Gazette Since 1980, El Paso County has had more lightning strike victims than any other county in Colorado.

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  19. Lightning strikes more common in El Paso County than rest of ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Gazette

    An intense lightning storm lights up the night sky a seen from the Memorial Park Skatepark on Thursday in this Gazette file photo. Since 1980, El Paso County has had more lightning strike victims than any other county in Colorado.

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  20. Thunderstorms hovering in Pikes Peak region Friday eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Gazette

    ... hovering around central and eastern Colorado Springs and moving about 25 mph toward the northeastern part of El Paso County. The storms won't fully clear out until late Friday, he added. Like previous days this week, Friday started off warm. ...

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