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  1. Locals meet on FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... includes a local CEO, a clergy member, and representatives from the Colorado Springs Police Department, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, the Fountain Police Department, the Pikes Peak Restorative Justice Council, and the National Association for ...

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  2. Collins blends his architecture with historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... If you're on the ground, you're two-dimensional. I just put it together. I was selected to do the El Paso County Nature Center, near Fountain. Near a cattail marsh, you had unobstructed views down the hill, across the marsh to the foothills and then ...

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  3. Expert weighs in on Bach's decision not to run for re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    ... gotten an announcement last summer or even earlier." There are currently five people running for mayor: El Paso County Commissioner Amy Lathen, State Attorney General John Suthers, former Colorado Springs Mayor Mary Lou Makepeace, real estate agent ...

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  4. Colorado Springs Mayor Won't Run For Re-ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS Local

    ... d changed to give the mayor more control of the city's operations. Colorado Attorney General John Suthers and El Paso County Commissioner Amy Lathen have both said they want to run for mayor in Colorado Spring's 2015 election.

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  5. Bach won't runRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... the office include former Councilman Joel Miller, former Mayor Mary Lou Makepeace, Attorney John Suthers, and El Paso County Commissioner Amy Lathen.

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  6. Colorado Springs Mayor Steve Bach Will Not Run for Second TermRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KKTV

    ... the parade of supporters for our City." Candidates for mayor include: Former Springs mayor Mary Lou Makepeace El Paso County Commissioner Amy Lathan Outgoing Attorney General John Suthers Real estate broker Justine Herring. I finally did my pull ...

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  7. Feed the Children event serves thousands in Colorado SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    ... of folks in the community are coming together to serve families in need," Rebecca Jacobs said. She is the El Paso County Department of Human Services director and helped organize the event. Free activities included pictures with Santa, vision and ...

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  8. Smoke in Cheyenne Canon near Colorado Springs being investigatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Denver Post

    Authorities in El Paso County are responding to reports of smoke Saturday morning in Cheyenne Canon west of Colorado Springs. The smoke, rising from an area near Helen Hunt Falls, was first reported about 10 a.m. Officials said they have not confirmed that a wildfire is actually burning in the heavily wooded canyon.

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  9. Surviving outdoors when things go wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... the lack of "situational awareness," including the current and forecast weather. Skee Hipszky , of the El Paso County Search and Rescue team ( SAR ), says the best way to survive is to be prepared. If you're stranded and unprepared in winter ...

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  10. Two arrested, seven Chinese women discovered in massage parlor raidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Denver Post

    ... woman, Jie Liu, 45, were arrested on suspicion of human sex trafficking, a felony. Both are being held at the El Paso County jail in lieu of $100,000 bond and have also been charged with pimping, money laundering, keeping a place of prostitution and ... 1 comment

  11. Redfin real estate expands to the SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    Redfin, a "customer-first" real estate brokerage firm will branch its home-buying and selling services to Colorado Springs. People can now work with Redfin agents to buy and sell homes in El Paso County as well as Monument, Palmer Lake, Woodmoor, Black Forest, Falcon, Fountain, Security-Widefield and Woodland Park.

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  12. State of the Region addresses good, bad newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Colorado Springs Independent

    Board of El Paso County Commissioners Chair Dennis Hisey highlighted both the good and the bad in his State of the Region speech today, which was aptly named "The Glass is More than Half Full." The speech, as usual, didn't come with any groundbreaking announcements, instead offering a big picture look at what has changed in the region over the past year.

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  13. Amy Lathen: What stormwater backlog?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Colorado Springs Independent

    How quickly politicians forget their highest priorities, especially when seeking an office in a jurisdiction that spoke loudly at the ballot box on one of those priorities by defeating funding for it. We're talking about El Paso County Commissioner Amy Lathen , who's running for mayor of Colorado Springs.

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  14. Jones Park decision moved to Jan. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Colorado Springs Independent

    Ownership of Jones Park became an issue after the stretch of Bear Creek it contains was discovered to be the last wild habitat of the threatened greenback cutthroat trout. The Trails and Open Space Coalition is letting members know that the City Council decision on whether to transfer Jones Park to El Paso County has been delayed to Jan. 13. It is expected to pass.

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  15. Jersey Mikea s to open second Springs spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    Popular New Jersey-based sandwich shop Jersey Mike's Subs has announced it is opening a second location in Colorado Springs and its third in El Paso County. Jersey Mike's specializes in Northeast-style fresh sliced and grilled subs.

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  16. Former Colo. Hotshot Tapped to Lead Black Forest Fire DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | FireHouse.com

    ... 15,000 acres and incinerated 488 homes and killed two people. Harvey became the subject of controversy when El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa accused him of bungling the response to the massive blaze when it ignited on a scorching early June day. ...

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  17. 10 apply for Council, another announces at-large candidacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... who recently was elected as Colorado Secretary of State. Holly is his wife and used to be public trustee in El Paso County, appointed by former Gov. Bill Owens, a Republican. A Larry Bagley , retired, United States Air Force A Mina Liebert , ...

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  18. Elder outlines sheriff's new teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    Incoming El Paso County Sheriff Bill Elder, who takes office Jan. 13, isn't wasting any time filling his top leadership posts. Elder, who has had disagreements with outgoing Sheriff Terry Maketa, will be making changes.

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  19. Public Update on Flood RestorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | KKTV

    ... Watershed Flood Control and Greenway District, the City of Colorado Springs, the City of Manitou Springs, El Paso County, Green Mountain Falls, Colorado Springs Utilities and Coalition for the Upper South Platte (CUSP) will be participating in the ...

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  20. C4C compresses to single issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... million must come from "local public sources," meaning sales tax increment funding from Colorado Springs and El Paso County. Councilor Joel Miller's entry into the mayoral race will have at least one predictable impact: C4C's financial structure ...

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