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  1. Police catch pair wanted in death of toddler in ColoradoRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | WLOS

    ... Fayetteville and 21-year-old Andrew Tyler Tomczak were arrested in the Colorado Springs area Wednesday night. El Paso County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Jacqueline Kirby says Sanchez was arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder and felony ...

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  2. North Carolina couple arrested in El Paso County on murder chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

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  3. Mayor-to-be Suthers sets new tone for cityRead the original story

    Wednesday | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... mayor's chief of staff. Greene, already respected as a skilled consensus-builder, will be a major loss for El Paso County, but after years of frustration from the other side, it's easy to see him quickly and effectively rebuilding the critical ...

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  4. Police catch pair wanted in death of toddler in ColoradoRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    A Fayetteville mother and her fiance charged in the January death of an 18-month-old girl have been arrested in Colorado. Multiple news outlets report police found 20-year-old Vanessa Ariana Sanchez and 21-year-old Andrew Tyler Tomczak inside a residence in El Paso County, Colorado, Wednesday night.

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  5. Police In Colorado Catch Pair Wanted In Death Of Toddler In North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... Fayetteville and 21-year-old Andrew Tyler Tomczak were arrested in the Colorado Springs area Wednesday night. El Paso County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Jacqueline Kirby says Sanchez was arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder and felony ...

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  6. EPSO asks for tips in search for robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is asking for tips about a man who it says has been linked to multiple crimes. The sheriff's office says Xavier Smith robbed the Pizza Hut in the 5800 block of Palmer Park Boulevard on February 2, 2015.

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  7. 11 News Exclusive: Video Of Couple Accused In Toddler's Death Moments After ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KKTV

    ... the couple she allowed in her home and around her own children--was wanted for allegedly killing a child. El Paso County deputies say Vanessa Sanchez and her fiance Andrew Tomczak spent weeks hiding in plain sight after the death of Sanchez's ...

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  8. Autopsy: Man pulled from burning home died of drug overdoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    ... Colorado Springs police investigated the fire because of his death, but a cause has not been released. The El Paso County Coroner says Martinez had been intoxicated with methamphetamine and cocaine and ruled the death an accidental overdose. The ...

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  9. 300 days of sunshineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Camera

    ... Bach signed a local disaster declaration Monday to try to recoup repair funds from the federal government. El Paso County officials declared a disaster last week, estimating $2.4 million in damages. El Paso County Public Health officials warned ...

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  10. Colorado weather: Torrential rains leave some flooding, worries about rising watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Denver Post

    ... fast and high. Forecasters with the National Weather Service say the threat of flooding is especially high in El Paso County where a flash flood warning was in effect for roughly two hours on Tuesday morning. Photos from the Colorado Springs area ...

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  11. Autopsy: Fayetteville toddler died of 'non-accidental' head injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WRAL.com

    A nationwide manhunt ended Wednesday night when Vanessa Ariana Sanchez, 20, and Andrew Tyler Tomczak, 21, were found inside a residence in El Paso County, Colo., and were taken into custody. The first appearances for Sanchez and Tomczak in a Colorado Springs courtroom on charges of first-degree murder and felonious child abuse resulting in serious injury were delayed Thursday and reset for Friday afternoon.

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  12. N.C. couple held in Colorado Springs in baby's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    A North Carolina couple accused of killing an 18-month-old baby girl was arrested in El Paso County Wednesday night, the Sheriff's Office confirmed.

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  13. Powers to be widened, new boss at Carson, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... is active in tourism ventures, the arts, UCCS and downtown development. - PZ The city of Colorado Springs and El Paso County are hoping for federal money to fix damage caused by recent flooding. Both have made disaster declarations and estimated ...

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  14. 11th Annual Dump & Donate Day is a No-Cost Waste Disposal Event...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... The Colorado Springs Fire Department will take tree branches up to 9 inches in diameter for chipping. El Paso County will be on hand to collect items such as hazardous waste, paints, lawn and garden liquids and other products, automotive liquids, ...

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  15. Colorado Springs police: Man kidnapped 17-year-old girlfriend and dragged her momRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Denver Post

    An 18-year-old in Colorado Springs is facing kidnapping and assault charges after police say he drove off with his 17-year-old girlfriend early Monday after an argument, dragging the girl's mother as he fled. Dustin Arnold is being held at the El Paso County jail on suspicion of attempted second-degree assault, second-degree kidnapping, third-degree assault and other domestic violence charges, police say.

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  16. Fountain development re-emergingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... It's all moving in a positive direction." The sales tax rate in Fountain is 2.75 percent, and combined with El Paso County's 2.23 percent and Colorado's 2.9 percent, it totals 7.88 percent. That compares with the rates in Colorado Springs of 2.5 ...

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  17. Recycle your trash for freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... and Donate Household Items on May 20 Free Event with EPC Household Hazardous Waste, Goodwill & Salvation Army El Paso County, CO, May 12, 2015 - El Paso County and Honeywell are partnering to sponsor an "Earth Day in May" event for local residents ...

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  18. Loveland assault leads to arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | ReporterHerald.com

    ... Police Department spokesman Sgt. Mike Halloran also said Elizabeth Corinne Mangum, 22, was arrested under an El Paso County class 2 felony warrant alleging homicide. Her warrant carried no bond. "She was not the victim of the incident," he said. ...

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  19. Public defender seeks grant to increase staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | El Paso Times

    The county's chief public defender is seeking a $1.2 million grant from the Texas Indigent Defense Commission to hire additional lawyers who are needed to handle an increasing case load. On Monday the El Paso County Commissioners authorized the county's chief public defender Jaime Gandara to submit an application for the grant.

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  20. Veterans Recognition RideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Gazette

    More than 400 riders took part on the 8th annual Defenders of Freedom: Veterans Recognition Ride Sunday, May 17, 2015 in Colorado Springs. Proceeds from the 40 mile ride will go to benefit the El Paso County Homeless Veterans Coalition.

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