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  1. El Paso County Sheriff's Office IDs victim in fatal Calhan shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Denver Post

    ... Neville, 59, on suspicion of first-degree murder in connection with the case. She is being held at the El Paso County jail without bond. "Even though an arrest has been made, the investigation remains active and additional details will not be ...

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  2. Calhan shooting victim identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    The El Paso County Sheriff's Office has released the name of a man who was shot and killed in Calhan, apparently during an argument over a septic tank. The El Paso County Coroner said Mackey died from multiple gunshot wounds and that his manner of death has been ruled a homicide.

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  3. Boulder County Woman Tests Positive For Rabbit FeverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KKTV

    This news comes amid reports from the El Paso County Public Health Department that a rabbit in Colorado Springs tested positive for the disease this week. It's the first confirmation of rabbit fever in the city this year.

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  4. Colorado woman accused of shooting neighbor dead over RV septic tank hookupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Raw Story

    A 59-year-old Calhan, Colorado woman has been arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder after a shooting incident on Monday that left her neighbor dead. According to Denver's Westword blog, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office received a hang-up 911 call in which a woman said that someone was going to shoot her.

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  5. 'Rabbit Fever' confirmed in Colorado SpringsRead the original story

    Wednesday | KVOR-AM Colorado Springs

    ... near Austin Bluffs and Stetson Hills. The disease was also confirmed in rabbits near Yoder, in eastern El Paso County, in late August. No human cases have been reported. The bacterial infection can be transmitted to humans by the handling of sick or ...

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  6. Wichita school safety official facing child sex charges no longer employedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... as of April 4." Robinson, 51, has been charged with multiple child sex crimes in Sedgwick County and in El Paso County, Colo. As a supervisor for Wichita public schools, he had been paid $75,790 a year. Normally, a school district employee arrested ...

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  7. Heather Neville Accused of Killing Man in Argument Over Septic TankRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Denver Westword

    ... in the community of Calhan, whose population was recently calculated at 780. The location, according to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, was the 9800 block of Calhan Highway, north of Judge Orr Road, a remote area captured in the following ...

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  8. Gazette gets new editor, Jones Park decision looms, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... the National Forest Foundation, which would work with the U.S. Forest Service on assuring public use, or to El Paso County. On Sept. 9, Councilors Helen Collins, Keith King, Don Knight, Andy Pico and Joel Miller voted to seek an appraisal with the ...

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  9. Calhan residents react to shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    The El Paso County Sheriff's Office still hasn't released the name of Monday's shooting victim, but the news has left the town in shock. "We saw the police cars go through then saw an ambulance go through, then another ambulance go through.

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  10. Stormwater proposal deserves 'yes' voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ast week, an extraordinary thing happened in El Paso County! Citizens, working alongside their locally elected officials, local government staff members, business leaders, military representatives, nonprofit representatives and more, all brought to ...

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  11. List is long of those needing affordable housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    A few years ago, Martha and her granddaughter lived in a dangerous neighborhood in El Paso County, with high crime and drugs. She feared for her grandchild's safety, well-being and her education.

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  12. People on the Move - September 12, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... science from Washington State University and a law degree from the University of Denver. to the position of El Paso County Health director. He has been the interim director since July. Martindale holds a master's in public administration degree from ...

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  13. Real estate flies in Falcon areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    Transactions in northeastern El Paso County may occur at a slower pace than in Colorado Springs, but they're catching up, say people familiar with real estate deals in Falcon. Many people who move to the Falcon area want the rural lifestyle, along with acreage for their boats, fifth wheels, ATVs, dogs, horses and other animals.

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  14. Security-Widefield tries to fill vacanciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... said, pointing to the commercial park across Main Street. "There are a lot of empty storefronts around here." El Paso County Commissioner Dennis Hisey, who represents the county's southern portion, said the "Fountain" part of Fountain Valley south ...

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  15. Residents: We're unincorporated for a reasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... resisted. Among those communities that have chosen time and time again to remain under the jurisdiction of El Paso County are Falcon, just northeast of Colorado Springs, and Security-Widefield, between Colorado Springs and Fountain to the southeast. ...

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  16. Tularemia found in wild rabbit in northeast Colorado SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    ... which is also known as "rabbit fever." Tularemia was also confirmed in wild rabbits near Yoder, in eastern El Paso County, in late August. No human cases of infection have been reported. Public Health says that if you find any dead animals on your ...

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  17. Rabbit Fever Found In Colorado SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | KKTV

    ... a bug bite. This is the second instance of rabbit fever confirmed in the county; it was confirmed in eastern El Paso County late last month. "Because tularemia is endemic in El Paso County, precautions to prevent tularemia infection should always be ...

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  18. Daily Digest: Hundreds of marijuana-industry jobs up for grabs, plus 9 more storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Denver Post

    ... a marijuana industry job fair in Denver. Here are all the details, including where and when to show up . The El Paso County Sheriff's Office arrested a woman Monday night in connection with a shooting death. What led to the shooting remains a ...

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  19. Calhan woman facing first degree murderRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | KVOR-AM Colorado Springs

    An eastern El Paso County woman will be in court today, accused of murdering a man in Calhan yesterday afternoon. Sheriff's investigators arrested 59-year-old Heather Neville after she shot and killed a 31-year-old male during an altercation over a septic tank hookup.

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  20. Local Woman Gets Suspicious Offer About House Deed In The MailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | KKTV

    ... have an updated copy of the deed to make sure all of the information is correct. She took the letter to the El Paso County Clerk and Recorder's Office, and an official there told her it was a scam. "I was just leery I guess. I just didn't understand ...

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