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  1. The cycle of loveRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... Springs for over 23 years. He is the board president of the Friends of Cheyenne Canon and a member of the El Paso County Parks Advisory Board. You can follow him on Twitter ( @hikingbob ), Facebook ( Hiking Bob) , or visit his website ( ...

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  2. Mothers of Murdered Youth Hold Rally for Victims' Rights WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KKTV

    Losing a child to an act of violence, it is so hard to imagine how you would get through it. The District Attorney's office, Colorado Springs Police Department and El Paso County Sheriff join forces each year to support the cause and spread awareness.

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  3. City, county battle over urban renewalRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... Rees, executive director of the Colorado Springs URA. House Bill 1348, backed by CCI and partners including El Paso County officials, cleared the state House last week. Meanwhile, an amended version of Senate Bill 135, introduced as a sort of ...

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  4. New Law Leads To Arrest In 2007 Sex Assault CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KKTV

    ... had identified a suspect in the 2007 sex assault. Fast forward to April, and that suspect is now in the El Paso County jail. Detective John Koch with CSPD says 12 of the 547 cases they submitted to CBI have been pinged as cases with DNA that should ...

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  5. Court Date Set For Convicted Attorney Who Had Been Avoiding SentencingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBS Local

    ... ty District Attorney's Office, Cohen was arrested last Thursday in Colorado Springs and was being held in the El Paso County Jail until she could be moved to Boulder County.

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  6. Sheriff's office asking for help with a string of burglaries in Black ForestRead the original story

    Thursday | KVOR-AM Colorado Springs

    A string of burglaries in Black Forest and Southern Douglas County have the El Paso County Sheriff's Office asking for your help.

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  7. Collins and Bruce still avoid questions regarding ethics complaints, warrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    The woman also named in an ethics complaint along with Bruce dodged questions during a political event in Colorado Springs. When our reporter followed her, one of the members from the El Paso County Conservative Men's Club approached them.

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  8. Rash of home burglaries hits Black ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    More than a dozen home break-ins have occurred since December in Black Forest and northern El Paso County, authorities said Wednesday. " first check to see if anyone's home," said Sgt.

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  9. Bruce: I grabbed her phone, she's the aggressorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TheDenverChannel

    ... of attacking people, either verbally or physically, and I don't take those things lightly." The former El Paso County commissioner -- who once served as a prosecutor -- has had repeated run-ins with the law in recent years. He was leaving the ...

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  10. Recycling strong in the Springs despite closure of popular drop-off centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    ... why," said Jim Illian, who used the center. "That's just the way it is sometimes." Illian and others now use El Paso County's drop-off location at 3255 Akers Drive. The amount of recycling it gets has more than doubled in the last month. There used ...

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  11. Local Landscapers Help HabitatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    ... pirits." Habitat for Humanity has built more than 30 homes in northeast Colorado Springs and more than 100 in El Paso County.

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  12. String of Burglaries in Black ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KKTV

    The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is asking for help identifying the crooks responsible for a string of daytime break ins. In one Douglas County report, a sliver 2005 Pontiac Grand AM was stolen out of a garage from a home on County Line Road.

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  13. Plan to Improve Biking and Walking in Pikes Peak AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KKTV

    ... e place June 10. The plan is a collaborative effort between the cities of Colorado Springs and Woodland Park, El Paso County, the Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments, Stakeholder and Technical Task Forces, consultants and local input.

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  14. Arrest warrant issued for Douglas BruceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | TheDenverChannel

    ... he was going to hit her with her own phone." He then "shoved the phone" back into her hands. The former El Paso County commissioner was leaving the courthouse following a hearing in which prosecutors accused him of violating his probation in his ...

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  15. Two Denver Steak 'n Shake buyers say they weren't buyers at allRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Denver Post

    ... owns the Steak 'n Shake franchise in Colorado Springs, along with development rights for the chain in El Paso County. Fernandez is an advisor to FMK, the Steak 'n Shake franchisee in Greeley that is part-owned by his wife, Sondra Fernandez. McDaniel ...

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  16. Effort to end veteran homelessness in Colo. city takes another step forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Stars and Stripes

    Homeless services in Colorado Springs expanded on two fronts Monday - including dozens more housing opportunities for veterans and the creation of a temporary day center. Thirty vouchers to house homeless veterans were awarded to El Paso County, offering a key means to help the city effectively end veteran homelessness by the end of the year, said Rick Garcia, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's regional administrator.

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  17. Police: Man took "shower" in Colorado Springs restaurant, tried to trade drugs for foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Denver Post

    ... had "several" identification cards and credit cards that weren't his. Luke Thurman, 25, is being held at the El Paso County jail in lieu of $10,000 bail on suspicion of identity theft and imitation controlled substances, officials say. Police were ...

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  18. Effort to end veteran homelessness in Colorado Springs takes another step forwardRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Planning

    Homeless services in Colorado Springs expanded on two fronts Monday - including dozens more housing opportunities for veterans and the creation of a temporary day center. Thirty vouchers to house homeless veterans were awarded to El Paso County , offering a key means to help the city effectively end veteran homelessness by the end of the year, said Rick Garcia , the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's regional administrator.

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  19. Deceased woman confirmed as cadet's motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | TheDenverChannel

    ... Springs native, was found injured in his dorm room, Academy officials said. He was pronounced dead by the El Paso County Coroner's Office at 3:43 p.m. Quiros was assigned to Cadet Squadron 31 and was majoring in astronautical engineering. He made ...

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  20. Crime Victim's Rights WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | KKTV

    National Crime Victims' Rights Week 4th Judicial District Recognition Activities Events are Free and Open to the Public April 19-25, 2015 Monday, April 20, 2015 - 10:00 a.m. - Leader's Run - Kick Off Crime Victims' Rights Week Pioneer's Museum Park - Corner of Nevada and Vermijo Ave Monday, April 20, 2015 - 11:30 - 12:30 p.m. - "A Blueprint for Safety and Lethality Assessments Relating to Domestic Violence" - Becky Gundrum, Executive Director of TESSA El Paso County Sheriff's Office, 27 E. Vermijo Ave., Community Room, 3rd Floor Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 8:00 - 5:00 p.m. - Youth Mental Health First Aid Must Preregister El Paso County Sheriff's Office, 27 E. Vermijo Ave., Community Room, 3rd Floor Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. - Human Trafficking Colorado Springs Police Operations Center, 705 S. Nevada Ave., Community Room Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. - Elder ... (more)

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