COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Colorado Springs is enacting a fire ban after a series of fires have spread quickly in hot and dry conditions, including a fatal one caused by smoking.
Under the ban taking effect Monday, smoking and grilling will be banned in parks in Colorado's second-largest city.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — One person died in a fire that destroyed eight mobile homes in Colorado Springs, authorities said Friday.
The female victim who died in Thursday's fire has been tentatively identified, El Paso County Deputy Coroner Dawn Miller told The Associated Press, but her name has not been released yet.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say venting propane tanks and gusty winds helped spread a fire that destroyed eight mobile homes in Colorado Springs.
Firefighters were called to the Skylark Mobile Home Park shortly before noon Thursday and encountered heavy smoke and flames towering upwards of 50 feet (15 meters).
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) _ Vectrus Inc. (VEC) on Tuesday reported first-quarter profit of $2.9 million.
On a per-share basis, the Colorado Springs, Colorado-based company said it had profit of 24 cents.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) _ Century Casinos Inc. (CNTY) on Friday reported first-quarter net income of $218,000, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
The Colorado Springs, Colorado-based company said it had net income of 1 cent per share.
MANITOU SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — An investigation is underway after officers shot and killed a suspect during a confrontation in Manitou Springs.
Police say the suspect, whose name has not been released, was menacing people with a firearm at a business late Monday night and shot at least one round at responding officers.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Colorado Republicans on Saturday voted to place on their U.S. Senate primary ballot a state representative who attended the Jan. 6 rally that preceded the attack on the U.S.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Colorado Springs police are investigating a shooting that happened at the Citadel Mall in the Burlington Coat Factory/ Dillard’s parking lot.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado Springs police officer was arrested on suspicion of kidnapping, child abuse and other charges, police said.
Police Lt. James Sokolik said in a news release that Shane Reed was arrested Friday after detectives learned he was allegedly engaged in criminal activity.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado woman is facing a federal drug charge after a teenage girl overdosed on fentanyl and died in her high school classroom.
Alexis Wilkins, 26, was arrested Tuesday and charged with distributing fentanyl resulting in death, the U.S.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) _ Century Casinos Inc. (CNTY) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $4 million.
The Colorado Springs, Colorado-based company said it had profit of 13 cents per share.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) _ Vectrus Inc. (VEC) on Monday reported net income of $7.5 million in its fourth quarter.
The Colorado Springs, Colorado-based company said it had net income of 63 cents per share.
DENVER (AP) — Nearly three decades after her 3-year-old son was killed in a drive-by shooting that shattered the silence outside a Denver duplex, Sharletta Evans was the one piercing the stillness as she eased some of her pain by hammering the melted barrel of a rifle into a garden tool.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The city of Colorado Springs has reached a nearly $3 million settlement in a civil lawsuit brought by the family of a 19-year-old Black man who died after being shot in the back by police officers in 2019.
DENVER (AP) — Majority Democrats on a Colorado legislative committee have defeated two bills their Republican sponsors say were intended to promote transparency in health care administration and pricing — two priorities touted by Democratic Gov.
PHOENIX (AP) — A passenger on an arriving Southwest Airlines flight taxiing at Phoenix's main airport opened a galley door, jumped out and ran to an airport fire station where he barricaded himself, authorities said Saturday.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The Air Force Academy chapel is one of the most distinctive pieces of architecture in Colorado.
But few people have caught a glimpse of it for more than a year.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A California community is mourning with a recently retired police officer whose son and nephew were killed in a shooting in Colorado. Another son of former Hollister, California police Sgt.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Two-time U.S. figure skating champion Alysa Liu is making a coaching change less than three months before the Winter Olympics.
The 2019 and 2020 U.S. champ will begin training in Colorado Springs with Christy Krall, Drew Meekins and Viktor Pfeifer.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — An adult and a juvenile died and another juvenile was wounded in a shooting near a skate park in Colorado Springs on Saturday, police said.
DENVER (AP) — A Colorado man accused of fighting against police trying to keep people from entering the U.S. Capitol has been charged in connection with the Jan. 6 riot.
Thomas Patrick Hamner, 48, of Peyton was arrested Tuesday in Colorado Springs.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A 20-year-old man was arrested Monday on suspicion of murder and arson in connection with a fire at an apartment building where one person died, police said.
Police did not release details about what the suspect, Trey Dove, is accused of doing.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Authorities were investigating a fire at an apartment building where one person was found Sunday night, the Colorado Springs Fire Department said.
The fire was contained to one apartment in the building, the department said in a tweet.
MONUMENT, Colo. (AP) — Authorities believe a man killed his wife and two of his children last weekend before killing himself in an affluent community near Colorado Springs.
Yvette M. Siegert-Kreb, 50, Felicity Kreb, 13, Barrett Kreb, 9, and Christof Kreb, 55, were found dead Saturday in their home in the community of Gleneagle, the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement Monday.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado day care owner convicted of keeping 26 children hidden in the basement of her business two years ago has been sentenced to six years in prison after parents said some of the children suffered trauma including sleeping problems and anxiety.
SAG HARBOR, N.Y. (AP) — A Colorado man has been arrested in New York in the killing of his wife, who was last heard from a month ago, police said.
William Cruz, 31, was arrested Wednesday in the death of Masany Cruz, 29, who was found dead in the couple's Colorado Springs home earlier this month, New York state police said in a news release.
DENVER (AP) — Colorado's health department is recommending that people who received their COVID-19 vaccines at a Colorado Springs clinic get revaccinated after a state investigation found the facility improperly stored and handled vaccine doses.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A person suspected of shoplifting was shot and killed by a police officer after the man fired at the officer on Sunday, police said.
According to Colorado Springs police, the suspect ran from a Walmart and refused commands to stop, eventually hiding behind a car.
DENVER (AP) — The ramifications of a lawsuit that ended with the U.S. government paying an injured mountain biker several million dollars after a crash on a washed-out trail continue to challenge Colorado fourteener hikers.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for shooting a Colorado Springs police officer in the head.
DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Supreme Court ruled Monday that police officers violated a man's constitutional rights when they installed a video camera on a utility pole near his home and spied on him for months without getting a search warrant.
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A Colorado trucker who nearly killed a Black man by slashing his neck in an unprovoked attack at an eastern Oregon truck stop was sentenced on Thursday to 16 years in federal prison.
MEADVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Friends and relatives gathered Thursday in a tiny town in southwestern Mississippi to dedicate a new state historical marker honoring two young Black men who were kidnapped and killed by Ku Klux Klansmen 57 years ago.
DENVER (AP) — A Colorado Springs police officer who was disciplined for saying “Kill them all” during a livestream of a racial injustice protest in June 2020 is one of two officers accused in a federal lawsuit of using excessive force on a woman who participated in a protest earlier that month.
WESTMINSTER, Colo. (AP) — The trial for a Colorado Springs man accused of killing a teen following a road rage incident in Westminster two years ago, ended abruptly Friday due to a witness’s medical emergency.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A 4-year-old child has died after finding a gun in a car outside a Colorado marijuana dispensary and accidentally shooting themselves, police said.
The Gazette reports that the child's mother and a younger sibling were in the car at the time of the shooting Tuesday, and the father was in the store in Manitou Springs, a resort city just outside Colorado Springs.
CLEBURNE, Texas (AP) — An U.S. Air Force Academy cadet was one of two people killed in the crash of a small plane south of Fort Worth, Texas, this week, a military official said.