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  1. Expect Another Snow Packed and Icy DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KKTV

    ... These cities are on Cold Accident Reporting Status for Friday morning: -Colorado Springs -Fountain -Pueblo -El Paso County -Teller County Check in with reporter Gina Esposito at 4:30 a.m., 5:00 a.m., 5:30 a.m., 6:00 a.m., 6:30 a.m., and 6:50 a.m. ...

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  2. 10 Biggest Cities in Colorado: How Well Do You Know the Centennial State?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    ... County was incorporated on Dec. 3, 1859. The estimated population in 2013 was 649,495. 2. Colorado Springs in El Paso County was incorporated on June 19, 1886. The estimated population in 2013 was 439,886. 3. Aurora in Arapahoe County was ...

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  3. Feds Plan to Spend $57M More on Flood RecoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Denver Post

    The U.S. Agriculture Department said Thursday it will spend an additional $57 million on recovery work on Colorado rivers and streams that were damaged by the 2013 flood. Most of the work will be done in Boulder, El Paso and Larimer counties, along with other projects in Jefferson, Morgan and Weld counties, officials said.

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  4. Colorado jobs gains stronger than thought in third quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Fort Morgan Times

    ... to keep pace with its current workload is by obtaining visas, 60 in total, for foreign seasonal workers. El Paso County, for example, was considered a economic slouch compared with other metro areas in the state and on track for a small decline in ...

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  5. Wentworth Military Academy and College Cadets Receive Appointments to the Air Force Academy.Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Lee's Summit Tribune

    ... for the United States Air Force and was founded in 1954. Its campus is located north of Colorado Springs in El Paso County, Colorado. It is extremely difficult to be selected to the USAFA. According to their website, in 2012, the acceptance rate was ...

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  6. CDOT selects I-25/Cimarron design-build contractor teamRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... interaction between the project partners of the Federal Highway Administration, the City of Colorado Springs, El Paso County, the state Transportation Commission, CDOT and numerous community stakeholders," said Rowe. "It was a long, but successful ...

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  7. US to spend $57 million more on stream damage from '13 floodRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    The U.S. Agriculture Department said Thursday it will spend another $57 million on recovery work on Colorado rivers and streams that were damaged by the 2013 flood. Most of the work will be done in Boulder, El Paso and Larimer counties, along with other projects in Jefferson, Morgan and Weld counties, officials said.

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  8. Thaddeus Murphy Held Without Bond for Bombing Accountant, Not NAACPRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Denver Westword

    ... an accountant who he thought had done him wrong. In our original report, we noted that a a joint release from El Paso County Sheriff Bill Elder, Fountain Police Chief Todd Evans, President Henry Allen Jr. of the Colorado Springs NAACP and Colorado ...

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  9. UCCS to host mayor candidate forumRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... our city." Invitations have been issued to four leading candidates. They are: Amy Lathen, commissioner, El Paso County; Mary Lou Makepeace, a former Colorado Springs mayor; John Suthers, former Colorado Attorney General; and Joel Miller, a former ...

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  10. On the Horizon - February 20, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... 7 p.m., The Broadmoor Colorado Hall. Tickets at conservatory.org or 577-4556. Dinner and fundraiser for the El Paso County Democrats, Antlers Hilton, 4 S. Cascade, 5:30 p.m., $90. To register, peakdems.org or 473-8713. State of the Fifth ...

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  11. Kudos! - February 20, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... Center has named the City of Colorado Springs as 2014 Sponsor of the Year for the Colorado SBDC Network and El Paso County resident Robin Roberts as 2014 Volunteer of the Year. Roberts, president of Pikes Peak National Bank, has been a dedicated ...

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  12. Law Enforcement Exploring Air Asset Options For El Paso CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KKTV

    ... questions about why, a city and county our size, no longer have an eye in the sky. We talked to both the El Paso County Sheriff and Colorado Springs Police about what may change. Video given to us from the Colorado Springs Police Department. They're ...

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  13. Small towns share snow removal strategiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    As Colorado Springs, El Paso County and CDOT finished snow removal from the weekend storm and prepared for a new storm, Manitou Springs was still clearing ts steepest hills and narrowest streets. Brad Walters, of Manitou Public Works, said it's a challenge for his fleet of five plows to clear those areas because there isn't enough room for bigger plows that could finish the job faster.

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  14. The undecided factorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... ratings for Lathen and Miller, neither of whom has sought or won a citywide race, polled lower. Lathen, an El Paso County Commissioner since 2008, tallied a 25 percent approval rating, but 47.25 percent said they hadn't heard of her; another 15.5 ...

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  15. Continued snow made roads tough to clear ahead of looming stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Gazette

    An unrelenting storm that dumped more than half a foot of snow over much of El Paso County over the weekend caused trouble for road crews through Tuesday night as cleanup work continued ahead of another looming storm. A snowplow works Platte Avenue near downtown Colorado Springs as a winter storm begins to pick up Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015.

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  16. Lawsuit filed against EPC sheriff and deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    A former El Paso County jail inmate claims the county ignored his medical conditions, resulting in the loss of ten toes and part of his left foot. The lawsuit was filed in federal court Monday in Denver against Sheriff Bill Elder and other El Paso County deputies.

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  17. Man sues El Paso County jail after losing 10 toes to gangrene - Tue, Feb 24, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Gazette

    A former El Paso County jail inmate sued the county in Denver federal court claiming deputies disregarded the condition of his festering feet until 10 toes and part of his left foot had to be amputated. Christopher Spencer brought the lawsuit against Sheriff Bill Elder, claiming El Paso county deputies were deliberately indifferent to his suffering caused by gangrene.

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  18. Former tenant claims Colorado Springs landlord harasses residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    ... or, but when she was told she wasn't moving fast enough, O'Hop got threatened with eviction. According to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office website, a landlord must give a notice of three, 10 or 30 days to vacate.

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  19. Man sues El Paso County jail after losing 10 toes to gangreneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Denver Post

    A former El Paso County jail inmate sued the county in Denver federal court claiming deputies disregarded the condition of his festering feet until 10 toes and part of his left foot had to be amputated. Christopher Spencer brought the lawsuit against Sheriff Bill Elder, claiming El Paso county deputies were deliberately indifferent to his suffering caused by gangrene.

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  20. El Paso County Joins Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing SystemRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Market Wire

    El Paso County announced today that it has joined the Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System, an online procurement group that provides vendors with an easier and more economical way to access and compete for local government bids. The Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System connects 1,834 departments from 133 local government agencies and provides a bid notification system that gives vendors instant access to Bids, RFP's, Quotes and Amendments online.

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