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Colorado Springs, Colorado is located in El Paso County. Zip codes in Colorado Springs, CO include 80917, 80943, and 80935. The median home price in Colorado Springs is $228,000 which is roughly $108/per square foot. More Colorado Springs information.

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2 hrs ago | The Gazette

Guest Column: Creating a more compassionate, response to those who live with mental illness

We read with interest the recent article by Gazette Editor Joe Hight on the imperative for civility in our online and face-to-face public conversations on issues of importance to our community and state.

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6 hrs ago | The Gazette

Interior secretary pays visit to Crater Lake

During her visit, Jewell discussed the importance of the National Park System to local economies.

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11 hrs ago | The Gazette

Side Streets: Community steps up to transform park entrance eyesore

Today I'll tell you a much happier story about a neighborhood that persuaded private businesses and city agencies to collaborate and give a landscaping face-lift to a city park entrance! For years, the entrance to Discovery Park off Pebble Way in Rockrimmon was just an overgrown bush between two sidewalks.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

KKTV

Nearly 2,000 Turn Out To Help Save Child's Life

People showed up in droves on the day before Easter to help a little boy in need of a life-saving operation.

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The Gazette

Colorado Springs residents clean, play and celebrate at Earth Day festival

School in the Woods naturalists and visitors to the Garden of the Gods Earth Day celebration search for pond organisms in a bucket outside the nature center Saturday, April 19, 2014.

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KKTV

Teen Tased After Allegedly Punching Officer

An officer was forced to use a Taser on both father and son after the two allegedly hit a couple of officers.

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The Gazette

Springs-based Young Life expanding into Missouri

Colorado Springs-based Young Life, a nondenominational Christian ministry, is planning a $21.5 million expansion on land it owns near Table Rock Lake in southwest Missouri, with a goal of offering gatherings beyond the traditional summer camps.

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The Gazette

Colorado Springs City Council divided about adding marijuana question to November ballot

Rocky Mountain Miracles grower Ricky Armstrong holds out a flower from the medical marijuana plant L.A. Confidential, which boasts 23 percent THC.

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The Gazette

Year-round gardening: Three trees for Colorado Springs

Finding tree species that do well in compacted clay soil can be a challenge. If you have alkaline soils, it further complicates the process.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Gazette

Coalition of Colorado faith leaders steps up to support same-sex marriage equality

The day before oral arguments began Thursday in an Oklahoma same-sex marriage lawsuit, a coalition of 215 faith leaders - including representatives from Colorado Springs - spoke up in support of marriage equality for gay and lesbian couples.

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KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

DEA announces Pueblo County meth trafficking ring bust

The Drug Enforcement Administration held a news conference in Pueblo Friday to announce a meth trafficking ring bust.

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The Gazette

Landscaping among nagging problems at troubled Claremont Ranch

Danielle Keenan has volunteered to landscape this barren, weed-choked parkway near the entrance to her unincorporated Claremont Ranch neighborhood on the east edge of Colorado Springs.

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The Gazette

FEMA checks went to homeless Colorado Springs campers

Randy Collins get a big kiss from dog, Jake, out in front of the Marian House Soup Kitchen on Wednesday, November 13, 2013.

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KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

Christian broadcaster wins health care injunction

Christian radio broadcaster James Dobson has won a temporary injunction preventing the federal government from requiring his ministry to include the morning-after pill and other emergency contraception in its health insurance.

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Colorado Springs Independent

Reefer Madness, 4000 Miles and other notes on the FAC's 2014-2015 season announcement

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center artistic director Scott RC Levy was greeted with enthusiastic applause as he stepped onstage of the SaGaJi Theatre promptly at 5:30 on Tuesday.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Gazette

Cities now struggling from past fire-suppression efforts

Colorado Springs Deputy Fire Marshal Kris Cooper talks about the state of the wildfire threat in Colorado.

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The Gazette

Innovate Colorado Springs sparks ideas to foster entrepreneurship

Joe Raso discusses his assessment of the four-day series of events promoting innovation and entrepreneurship.

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KKTV

Suspect In Custody at Pharmacy Armed Robbery

Police say the suspect is in custody at an armed robbery at the Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy at 2431 North Union in Colorado Springs.

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KKTV

11 Investigates: Local Man Frustrated With Neighborhood Roads

One local man is frustrated with the roads in his neighborhood. He says they are dangerous because they are in such bad shape.

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Denver Westword

Justin Jay Hatfield wanted for alleged sex assault, kidnapping of male Good Samaritan

The online profile of Justin Jay Hatfield suggests that he's among the unlikeliest kidnapping-and-sex assault suspects ever.

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