COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO)-- Parks officials from El Paso County, Colorado Springs, and the U.S. Forest Service Pikes Peak Ranger District are issuing an impassioned plea to hikers: Stop making illegal trails. The City of Colorado Springs says it found more than 40 illegal trails made just at Red Rock Canyon Open Space alone. The
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) -- Nearly an entire Colorado Springs school board has resigned. 13 Investigates has learned that four out of the five school board members at Banning Lewis Academy resigned between June 10 and 13. According to school board President Heather Zambrano, the resignations are linked to alleged repeated bullying, harassment, and intimidation from
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - A driver is in critical condition after smashing through a fence and ending up in a residential backyard Monday morning. Police and firefighters responded to the 7500 block of Hickorywood Drive near Woodmen and Rangewood, where the driver was reportedly trapped in her car. Officers...
It might be scorchingly hot in many places around the country but the weather was significantly different at this year’s race to the clouds on Pikes Peak in Colorado Springs, CO. For the third time in four years, Robin Shute managed to walk away as the king of the mountain despite some of the worst conditions imaginable. He was so fast that he managed to win despite having to lighten up on the throttle when visibility all but went to zero.
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...
COLORADO SPRINGS — The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office (EPSO) is seeking the community’s assistance in identifying two armed robbery suspects. EPSO said the crime occurred at around 5 a.m. June 23 at the Loaf & Jug at 6695 Galley Road. EPSO said they hope the logos on the suspects’ sweatshirts are distinctive enough that […]
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.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) -- In just a few months, the City of Colorado Springs will shift how law enforcement can handle illicit spas within the city. Beginning in September, Colorado Springs will regulate massage businesses by requiring them to have a license. Police say there are currently around 30 illegal massage businesses in Colorado
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - A driver accused of running over a person in a parking lot and then speeding away is now in custody. The Colorado Bureau of Investigation canceled an active Medina Alert Tuesday morning after the suspect vehicle and its driver were located. No further details were released.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - The owner of Elevate Pizza is reaching out to 11 News to find her food truck that was stolen over the weekend. Owner Theresa Petruna tells 11 News she noticed her food truck stolen around 9 a.m. Sunday. After checking surveillance footage, she says it was around 4:20 a.m. Sunday when the truck was stolen off her property.
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.
Colorado's 2022 primary election is about to be decided. Ballots must be returned by 7 p.m. Tuesday — so voters will want to hand-deliver them rather than drop them in the mail at this point. The Gazette editorial board has endorsed candidates only in the Republican primary as Democrats...
PUEBLO, Colo. — The Historic Arkansas Riverwalk of Pueblo Foundation has planned a community event that will include a fireworks show, food vendors, live entertainment performed by Rhett Haney, and a posting of our nation’s colors by the Pueblo Veterans Ritual Team. The Foundation will be closing Alan Hamel Avenue and Main Street to ensure […]
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) -- Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) officials rescued a fawn that was stuck in a fence. CPW said the fawn was found Saturday morning in Colorado Springs. According to CPW, the fence was surrounded by thick brush. Can you see the naturally camouflaged fawn? It is today's @COParksWildlife #wildlife #rescue. It
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) -- The City of Colorado Springs announced Monday that recreational fireworks are illegal. The decision comes after dry weather conditions and high fire dangers within the last few months. But you still can celebrate the 4th of July. You're invited to attend the Star Spangled Symphony July 4th Block Party. The
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) -- Two people are recovering in the hospital after being stabbed following a road rage altercation in East Colorado Springs. Monday, police from the Stetson Hills division received a call about a stabbing in the 1100 block of Potter Dr., just after 2:30 a.m. At the scene, police say they learned
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COLORADO SPRINGS — There are plenty of options in Colorado Springs this Independence Day to see fireworks, whether you want to “oooh” and “aaahh” from your porch or pack up some chairs and blankets and go in search of the best shows. There will be nine shows across Colorado Springs, many viewable from the comfort […]
The 4th of July is just around the corner, and Colorado Springs is gearing up for a full weekend of fun with lots of fireworks on the schedule. Following the 50-year tradition, Symphony on Your Porch is still modified and dispersed throughout the city, but that means there are even more options to get your red, white and boom closer to home. Here’s where you can find fireworks and 4th of July fun this year.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) -- Over the last many years, the development and use of illegal trails have been on the rise. The city and land managers are now working together to limit the build of unauthorized trails throughout Colorado Springs. The City of Colorado Springs, El Paso County, and the USDA Forest Service Pikes
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