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  1. A Stormwater Task Force plan for SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The News Tribune

    ... proposal and ask for public opinion. A December poll commissioned by the Task force found that 95 percent of El Paso County residents think stormwater is a significant problem, but there isn't the same consensus on who should pay to address the ...

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  2. A Stormwater Task Force plan for SpringsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    ... proposal and ask for public opinion. A December poll commissioned by the Task force found that 95 percent of El Paso County residents think stormwater is a significant problem, but there isn't the same consensus on who should pay to address the ...

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  3. Heidi Hameed, left, talks to her husband, Raphael Hameed, on a video...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Gazette

    ... whom police suspect last control of a BMW as it went onto the sidewalk at more than 50 mph, remained out of El Paso County jail on $10,000 bond, according to El Paso County sheriff's Sgt. Greg White. She talked about her son's name - "Ishaq, as you ...

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  4. El Paso County Sheriff to get new spokesmanRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Kramer, who was the primary spokesman for Sheriff Terry Maketa for more than two years, announced Thursday that he is moving to a job in the Sheriff's Office patrol division.

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  5. Stormwater leaders gear up for ballot campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    t looks as if residents of El Paso County, Colorado Springs, Manitou Springs, Fountain and Green Mountain Falls will have the opportunity of voting to tax themselves (I mean, "fee" themselves) to fund regional stormwater needs. Colorado Springs City ...

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  6. Sheriff's Office responds to discovered fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    ... because the system operated on software, which has since been replaced. The sheriff is the only agency in El Paso County to do so because of a Colorado law that dates back to the 1800s. But White also defends the agency against El Paso County ...

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  7. Former treasurer says she had nothing to do with sheriff's office accountRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    A former El Paso County treasurer says she knew nothing about an El Paso County Sheriff's Office civil account, even though the Sheriff's Office claims she did.

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  8. El Paso County Cuts Off "Shirtless Sheriff" MaketaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Colorado Political News

    As the Colorado Springs Gazette's Matt Steiner reports , El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa may have survived a recall attempt against him as he defiantly serves out his final days in office after an explosive sexual misconduct/cronyism scandal, but the county is done paying for the expensive legal representation he's been enjoying: El Paso County ... (more)

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  9. Offices of sheriff, treasurer release statements on 'mystery' account in EPCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    The Sheriff's Office and the treasurer in El Paso County are at odds over the existence of a $1 million "mystery" account within the office.

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  10. El Paso County assessor faces new accusationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    El Paso County Assessor Mark Lowderman will become county treasurer next January.

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  11. Colorado Springs City Council endorses regional stormwater planRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Gazette

    ... voted Tuesday on a resolution, which was merely a public statement of endorsement. It now is up to the El Paso County Commissioners to put the stormwater issue on the November ballot. Commissioners will be asked by the stormwater task force to ...

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  12. El Paso County will no longer pay for Sheriff Terry Maketa's high-profile defense attorneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Denver Post

    El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa will be on his own if he wants to continue using high-profile defense attorney Pamela Mackey to defend recent accusations against him.

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  13. Hard to justify more than stormwaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... as it nears completion. Where do the commissioners stand? Chairman Dennis Hisey (who represents southern El Paso County) and Amy Lathen have led the commissioners on this. Back in March, interviewed by the Pueblo Chieftain, Hisey said, "People ...

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  14. Seven DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... and people who like things with big engines. Which may have something to do with events running today at the El Paso County Fair (366 10th St., Calhan, elpasocountyfair.com ), such tractor pulling, plus a goat costume contest (yeah, really), a ...

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  15. Sheriff's office mystery account raises questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    A million dollar account from the El Paso County Sheriff's Office went unnoticed by the county treasurer's office for years and wasn't included in the county's financial statements.

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  16. An Assessor, a Sugar Daddy, and "Infilling" Open Space in El Paso CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Colorado Political News

    ... Maketa's selfies. There is, however, quite a stench wafting from the recent campaign finance violation of the El Paso County Tax Assessor, Mark Lowderman. Lowderman sent out 20,000 campaign mailers on the taxpayer's dime. Ostensibly informing ...

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  17. A major hitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    About a decade ago, the nonprofit Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo Foundation acquired the Norris-Penrose Event Center, thanks to the generosity of the property's previous owner, El Paso County, and one of the rodeo's most valued donors, Robert Norris.

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  18. The shadows knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... a CIP plan that might or might not rely on a tax hike, and wouldn't take into account needs outside the city. El Paso County Commission Chair Dennis Hisey describes Springs Forward as "business and community leaders that believe they can help chart ...

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  19. The El Paso County Fair opened for the summer Saturday, July 19,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Gazette

    The El Paso County Fair opened for the summer Saturday, July 19, 2014 in Calhan.

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  20. Teen Suspects Still On The Loose After Assault And RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | KKTV

    ... no arrests have been made. The victim told police he was assaulted by two teens, who then stole his wallet. El Paso County sheriff's deputies and a state trooper who were in the area when the crime was committed helped police look for the suspects, ...

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