Gifts galore at the Cheyenne Mountain High School Holiday Craft FairColorado JillNewsBreak Contributor
Man Arrested After Attempting to Steal Car; Ramming Police VehicleSusan GraybealNewsBreak Contributor
Afternoon on the Colorado Midland Railway, 1905PollyNewsBreak Contributor
The Resurgence of Elegance: The Growing Trend of Stamped Concrete DrivewaysnewsNewsBreak Contributor
Colorado Springs Man Arrested for Thanksgiving Day RobberyNik HatziefstathiouNewsBreak Contributor
Eerie Echoes of the Past: Exploring Cripple Creek's Haunted Heritage
Nestled within the Rocky Mountains, Cripple Creek, Colorado, stands as an emblem of paranormal intrigue. Once the heartbeat of the gold rush, this historic town is now synonymous with ghostly encounters and eerie tales. The Imperial Hotel, with its resident phantoms, George Long and his daughter Alice, anchors a collection of spectral stories. Staff whisper of George's lingering presence at slot machines and Alice's eerie scratching at closed doors.
Coloradans get ready for no more plastic bags in grocery stores and restaurants
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Starting January 1 you will see some new changes at the grocery store under Colorado law no plastic bags will be available at all at the checkout line. “The option is really not guaranteed right now unless you pay for them so it sucks when...
“If I hadn’t woken up, I don’t know what would’ve happened to us” residents say after massive apartment fire in Colorado Springs
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - More than 30 people are without a home Friday night after a massive apartment complex fire broke out near the World Arena. It happened early Friday morning at the Quail Cove Apartment Complex. More than 55 firefighters with the Colorado Springs Fire Department responded to get the blaze out. As of Friday night, the cause of that fire is still under investigation.
Weekly Safety Report: Woman Convicted of Dragging Death Arrested, Fatal Shooting, Gas Station Robbery, Most Wanted Individuals in Colorado Springs
This week in Colorado Springs, a woman convicted of dragging a tow truck driver to death in 2011 was arrested for third-degree assault after jabbing her boyfriend in the stomach. Additionally, a fatal shooting occurred near downtown Colorado Springs, resulting in the death of a male victim. A convenience store clerk was attacked with a tool and pepper spray during a robbery at a gas station in southwest Colorado Springs. Lastly, an attempted murder suspect and a man accused of animal cruelty were among the "Most Wanted" individuals in the area.
Make way: Ice Castles are growing in Cripple Creek
(CRIPPLE CREEK, Colo.) — Looking down into the city of Cripple Creek, the glisten and sparkle of ice might catch the your eye. No need to be confused, this is a frozen fortress in the making, destined to be the newest winter wonderland in Southern Colorado. “Ice Castles is truly a magical experience,” said Ice […]
Busted in Teller County November 30,2023 Edition
Elizabeth A. Davidson, date of birth January20, 1991, of Blanchard, Michigan was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear with an original charge of no insurance. Bond was $400. Ronald Christopher Chase, date of birth December 24, 1988, of Woodland Park, Colorado was arrested on a warrant for failure...
Woman From Colorado Springs Receives Federal Prison Sentence For Dealing Xanax To Her Son
Wagswoofs – A mother from Colorado Springs was recently sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for selling Xanax to her own 16-year-old son. Maria Davis-Conchie, a 49-year-old woman, has been sentenced by the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the District of Colorado. The announcement of her sentence was made on Thursday.
Fire forces 30 residents out of homes
“If I hadn’t woken up, I don’t know what would’ve happened to us” residents say after massive apartment fire in Colorado Springs.
The Kingdom of Bull Hill
The 1893 Cripple Creek Strike was one of the earliest and most important labor conflicts in Colorado history. This first-hand account, written nearly ninety years ago, shows the extreme measures they took to fight for their rights in a world that was increasingly hostile to organized labor. To celebrate the...
These colorado springs, CO based Pets are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around colorado springs..
Weekly Safety Report: Arrest, Missing Person, Drowning, Shooting, Standoff, and Motorcycle Crash hit El Paso County
This week in El Paso County, Colorado, several incidents occurred that require attention. These incidents include a woman convicted of a previous crime being arrested for assault, a missing woman who has since been found, a possible drowning involving a woman from Colorado, a fatal shooting near downtown Colorado Springs, a standoff with a car theft suspect, and a 21-year-old critically injured in a motorcycle crash.
Midland Train Robberies Invade Teller in Wild West Era
The Two Tales of a Divide/Florissant Railroad Heist Relived. Back when people first started settling the central and western parts of the country, the shenanigans that took place led to the nickname, the “Wild, Wild West.”. During the late 1800s and early 1900s, crimes riddled the new Wild West...
Former U.S. Olympic swimmer, Colorado Springs resident Klete Keller sentenced for storming Capitol on Jan. 6
Former U.S. Olympic swimmer and Colorado Springs resident Klete Keller was sentenced Friday to three years of probation, including six months of home detention, for his involvement in the Jan. 6 riot. Keller, 41, was indicted on seven federal counts but pleaded guilty to a sole count of obstruction of...
HOA fees pushing Colorado woman to move, management points to insurance costs
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Homeowners association fees are rising for many Coloradans, according to subject matter experts, including those in Colorado’s division of real estate. Experts say insurance costs are to blame, and homeowners are paying the price. Noelle Heim lives on disability benefits in The Belleville, a...
U.S. DOT provides $22M to build wildlife overpass on I-25 in Douglas County
The U.S. Department of Transportation is providing $22 million to build a dedicated wildlife overpass on Interstate 25 between Denver and Colorado Springs.
Opioid abatement initiative looking to fund local groups
(SOUTHERN COLORADO) — The Region 16 Opioid Abatement Council, which represents El Paso and Teller Counties is looking for local entities to fund projects that combat the opioid epidemic. According to El Paso County, 133 people died from opioid overdoses in El Paso and Teller counties in 2022, nearly doubling the number of deaths in […]
Colorado Springs is expecting to cap 2024 local property tax rate
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) -After Governor Jared Polis called a special session last month aimed at addressing property tax increases, city leaders in Colorado Springs got to work trying to figure out how they will bring relief to their portion of your tax bill. "We're we are reacting to what the state government did and The post Colorado Springs is expecting to cap 2024 local property tax rate appeared first on KRDO.
Conservative groups asking for CO criminal charges over hundreds of books
Conservative groups calling hundreds of books 'obscene,' asking for Colorado school staff be criminal charges.
Man Arrested After Attempting to Steal Car; Ramming Police Vehicle
A man was arrested Thursday morning after getting caught attempting to steal a car and ramming a police vehicle while trying to flee the scene. The Colorado Springs Police Department blotter reported that the incident began at around 4 a.m. when officers were called to the 1300 block of East San Miguel Street on a report of a motor vehicle theft in progress. Upon arriving at the scene, officers discovered a male matching the description provided, and the suspect —identified as Jacob Rodriguez— was witnessed by officers as he attempted to steal the car, according to the department's blotter entry.
Woman Kicked Off Flight in Colorado For Completely Absurd Reason
We are continuing to see a rise in unruly airplane passengers across the country and in Colorado. There have even been stories of people getting kicked off of planes at Denver International Airport. This seems to be a somewhat new trend. We get it, traveling on an airplane can be...