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Suspicious death investigation at Pueblo West home

PUEBLO WEST, Colo. (KRDO) -- The Pueblo County Sheriff's Office is investigating a suspicious death after someone was found dead inside of a Pueblo West home Monday. According to the sheriff's office, deputies responded to the 600 block of E. Clarion Drive at 10:45 a.m. on reports of an unresponsive female. At the scene, deputies The post Suspicious death investigation at Pueblo West home appeared first on KRDO.
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Fremont County Coroner IDs man fatally stabbed; court records detail suspect’s previous alleged violence

Fremont County Coroner Randy Keller released the identity of the man who fatally was stabbed early Friday morning. Andrew Goodwin, 21, of Cañon City was stabbed in the chest just before 2 a.m. Friday in the 900 block of Greenwood Avenue. He was transported to St. Thomas More Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased. An autopsy is set for Tuesday, Keller said.
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Canonland Walkers and Hikers celebrates 19th anniversary

Canonland Walkers & Hikers completed a four-mile jaunt on Tunnel Drive this past Saturday to commemorate the club’s first hike, which occurred on June 25, 2003. The Cañon City-based hiking club has become a recreational and wellness mainstay in Fremont County. Thousand-Miles-Hiked member Sharon Whitney said, “We are proud to offer outdoor adventure, healthy exercise, and of course the wonderful fellowship of the trail.” CW&H holds walks and hikes weekly and is open to the public. Hikes are held on Wednesdays, average 3-5 miles, and trailheads are generally within 50 miles of Cañon City. Tuesday walks are on the Arkansas Riverwalk and Tunnel Drive in Cañon City. Newcomers welcome. Visit our website at,
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Ready and ABLE: Cañon City Police Department staff takes in new training

On Monday, all ranks and staff classifications were put aside when the Cañon City Police Department staff gathered in unison to learn about the department’s newly implemented Active Bystandership for Law Enforcement Project. The field-tested ABLE Project is Georgetown University Law Center’s national training and support initiative for...
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Florence man found guilty of manslaughter sentenced to four years DOC

During a sentencing hearing Monday, the Florence man found guilty of manslaughter earlier this year was sentenced to four years in the Department of Corrections, to be followed by three years of mandatory parole,. Mark Nielsen, 58, was granted 455 days for time served for in-home detention and credited 188...
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Neighbors: Longtime Cañon City attorney Bryan Fredrickson ready for next challenge in semi-retirement

There are families that, when their names are uttered, are nearly synonymous with Cañon City. Bryan Fredrickson’s is one of those families. A fourth-generation Cañon City resident, Fredrickson has such prominent family members as his grandfather, C.A. Fredrickson, who was a Cañon City judge and mayor, as well as his father, Bob, who was a local attorney for many years.

Hotel St.Nicholas-Cripple Creek, Colorado

Experience the historic Hotel St. Nicholas and enjoy an elegant 1898 mountain bed and breakfast. The Hotel building, now over 122 years old, was originally built as a hospital for gold prospectors and miners who flooded the town of Cripple Creek, Colorado. The Hotel, listed on the National Historic Register, sits atop the historic hilltop district and offers a panoramic view of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains and downtown Cripple Creek. Quietly located just two blocks from Cripple Creek casinos and historic attractions, guests may enjoy relaxing in the in-door dry sauna or retreating to one of our 15 elegant rooms.

Man arrested in connection with Canon City murder

CANON CITY, Colo. (KRDO) -- A man from Canon City was arrested on a slew of charges following a stabbing in Canon City on Friday, according to the Canon City Police Department. 33-year-old Dustin Mitchell was arrested and charged with First degree murderFirst degree burglaryMenacingViolation of protection orderDomestic violenceThird degree assault On Friday, Canon City The post Man arrested in connection with Canon City murder appeared first on KRDO.

July First Friday: Outdoor Recreation

This July’s Feature Friday is all about celebrating and enjoying the great outdoor recreational opportunities in and around Cañon City. For over 150 years the natural landscape of the town, the river, and the surrounding foothills have provided unlimited chances to experience the great outdoors. This July’s Feature Friday is all about celebrating and enjoying the great outdoor recreational opportunities in and around Cañon City. From our wonderful city parks, trails, and the Arkansas River, we live in a region full of fun ways to relish the outdoors. Whether your passion is biking, hiking, rafting, kayaking, fishing, gardening, or just sitting and enjoying a picnic by the river, Cañon City is the perfect place where you can do it all.