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  1. Caldwell: NCAR projects to predict fires and floods need fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Denver Post

    The Waldo Canyon fire burns northwest of Manitou Springs on June 24, 2012. Scientists at the National Center for Atmospheric Research are working on systems that could predict dramatic developments in wildfires and floods 12 ours before they happen.

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  2. Colorado's pot sales reach $700 million in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Denver Post

    If we're rounding up, Colorado sold a cool $700 million of marijuana in 2014 - a.k.a. the first full year of recreational pot sales in the modern world. For those who like exact numbers, the state's total sales tallies for medical and recreational cannabis added up to $699,198,805, according to Cannabist calculations based on new data from the state Department of Revenue.

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  3. Search for TB cure tied to history of Colorado SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Denver Post

    In 1929, Roy Mosher began chronicling his death in a Colorado Springs tuberculosis sanatorium. Like thousands of patients before him, Mosher had come to Colorado Springs hoping that the dry mountain air and sunshine would "cure" him of the disease.

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  4. Manitou Springs incline reopens Friday at 10 a.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Denver Post

    The Manitou Springs incline, closed since August for repairs, opens Friday at 10 a.m. much to the pleasure of excited outdoor enthusiasts who love the trail's grueling challenge. The city intends to mark the occasion with a celebration at the trailhead, but details haven't been finalized, according to The Gazette .

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  5. Manitou Springs incline reopens Friday at 10 a.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Denver Post

    The Manitou Springs incline, closed since August for repairs, opens Friday at 10 a.m. much to the pleasure of excited outdoor enthusiasts who love the trail's grueling challenge. The city intends to mark the occasion with a celebration at the trailhead, but details haven't been finalized, according to The Gazette .

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  6. Manitou Springs should rethink another pot shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Denver Post

    Brian Ruden, owner of Starbuds Medical and Recreational Marijuana Dispensary, opened another dispensary in Aurora in October. Manitou Springs is considering allowing its second dispensary.

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  7. Manitou Springs incline to reopen Friday after closing for repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Denver Post

    The Manitou Springs incline, a hiking trail revered by the state's outdoor enthusiasts, is set to reopen Friday after being closed since August for repairs. The steep, uphill stretch of old railroad ties nestled in the mountains west of Colorado Springs was in disrepair and closed mid-August for construction and enhancement.

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  8. New pot shops on the block not always so popularRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Denver Post

    The booming new marijuana industry has an image problem. Not with government officials and the public - but with other businesses.

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  9. Suspected Manitou Springs carjacker who died in crash identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Denver Post

    The Colorado State Patrol identified the suspected carjacker who died in Teller County when he crashed the vehicle Saturday after a pursuit as Anthony Aurelio, of Cripple Creek. Aurelio, 44, allegedly used a gun while stealing a 1997 Honda Accord at about 4 p.m. in Manitou Springs.

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  10. Man dies in fatal crash after short pursuit in Teller CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Denver Post

    A man died in Teller County on Saturday after he allegedly stole a car at gun point, led officers on a short pursuit and eventually lost control of the car. Shortly after 4 p.m. in Manitou Springs, the man, who has not been identified, used a gun in a car jacking and hit a Manitou Springs Police vehicle and two other vehicles as he sped out of the town, according to the news release.

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  11. Colorado election roundup: Manitou Springs to keep recreational potRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Denver Post

    Also, most of the the ballot questions Tuesday evening that involved adding excise taxes or recreational pot sales taxes were passing. While some Manitou Springs residents wanted to make the decision on their town's hosting recreational marijuana shops themselves, most of the residents in the southern Colorado mountain town agreed with the City Council that allowed the pot shops inside city limits in the first place.

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  12. Manitou Springs shifts, won't use Red Cross funds for fireworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Denver Post

    The $10,000 cost for a fireworks show in Manitou Springs last weekend will be covered by the Chamber of Commerce. Originally, the bills for the show that lighted the sky the night before the Emma Crawford Coffin Races were slated to be covered by a $50,000 American Red Cross economic recovery grant aimed at helping the town rebound after two summers of disasters that chased away tourists.

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  13. One person injured in gas leak at Manitou Springs treatment plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Denver Post

    According to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, its Hazardous Materials Team was called in just after 9 a.m. at the request of the Manitou Springs Police Department. The leak was apparently caused by a worker servicing the system, the sheriff's office said.

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  14. Busiest season ever for ultrarunners racing across fourteenersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Denver Post

    Ben Clark prepares for his 25th hour of Nolan's 14 racing in the saddle between the Sawatch Range's fourteeners Missouri Mountain and Mt. Belford.

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  15. Colorado commission on reducing health costs faces difficult taskRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | Denver Post

    A commission created to find ways to reduce health care costs in Colorado met for the first time Friday, but the group faces a Herculean task.

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  16. Colorado commission on reducing health costs faces difficult taskRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | Denver Post

    A commission created to find ways to reduce health-care costs in Colorado met for the first time Friday, but the group faces a Herculean task.

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  17. Rob Krar wins Leadville Trail 100 ultramarathon raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | Denver Post

    In his first attempt at the legendary Leadville Trail 100, Rob Krar of Flagstaff, Ariz., posted the second fastest time ever run in the 32nd annual Race Across the Sky.

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  18. Academy leaders express shame, outrage over sex-related crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Denver Post

    Around 4,000 cadets eat lunch together at the U.S. Air Force Academy on the first day of classes for cadets at the academy in Colorado Springs, August 13, 2014.

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