Bridge Replacement Project Causes Traffic Congestion and Concerns in South Colorado Springs
Discover how drivers and neighbors are reacting to a new bridge replacement project in south Colorado Springs. The construction, causing traffic congestion and concerns for local residents, is part of a $40 million project financed by the Pikes Peak Rural Transportation Authority.
Colorado foster kids are less likely to graduate than homeless children. A new program is trying to fix that.
COLORADO SPRINGS — By the time Keyerah was adopted, she had lived in 14 foster homes, transferred schools multiple times and missed so many of her classes that she was getting mostly D’s and F’s. She moved in and out of her biological parents’ home, where school...
An investigation is underway after a body was found near Fillmore and I-25
Authorities are investigating after a body was discovered floating in a creek near Fillmore and i-25 in Colorado Springs. Details including the circumstances surrounding the death are unknown, but we do know police are investigating the death as suspicious.
New park rangers to preside over urban trails
(COLORADO SPRINGS) — Colorado Springs Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Services (PRCS) have announced the addition of Urban Trail Rangers to the department to patrol the urban trails in the City. The new rangers will be dedicated to patrolling the trails to help maintain a safe and welcoming environment. They will also work with community partners […]
Local Business Donates New Furnace to Colorado Springs Family in Need
• A woman in Colorado Springs received a new furnace thanks to a generous donation from a local business called Wirenut. • The woman, Judith Sauter, called for help with her furnace and was told that it needed so much work that it likely wouldn't last through the winter.
HSPPR looking to build special yard for sick pets
(SOUTHERN COLORADO) — The Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region (HSPPR) is looking to build an outdoor medical yard for sick and injured dogs by raising funds on Colorado Gives Day. According to HSPPR dogs like Gerty who are sick or injured are stuck in a kennel all day, making them lonely, bored, and […]
Monday's Most Wanted: Dec. 4
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - A child sexual assault suspect and a man facing dozens of weapons possession charges are among this week’s “Most Wanted.”. Timothy Hayslett is wanted for several charges, including sexual assault without consent, sexual contact without consent, three counts of third-degree assault, three counts of harassment, false imprisonment, robbery, second-degree assault with strangulation, felony menacing, possession of weapon by a previous offender, and two counts of DUI. He’s described as a 30-year-old Black male with black hair and brown eyes. He’s 6 feet tall and 240 pounds.
Christmas Unlimted accepting donations for store that families in need can shop at
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) - Christmas Unlimited is accepting donations ahead of the holiday season. Christmas Unlimited collects and distributes toys to families in need in El Paso and Teller counties in a store-like environment, empowering parents to select gifts for their children. What sets Christmas Unlimited apart from similar programs is its method The post Christmas Unlimted accepting donations for store that families in need can shop at appeared first on KRDO.
1 injured after being hit by car at busy Colorado Springs intersection
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - A pedestrian is expected to survive after they were hit by a car during the Monday morning rush hour. Police tell 11 News the person was crossing at North Academy and North Carefree, but went against the crosswalk light and was struck by an oncoming vehicle. The driver stayed on scene and cooperated with the investigation, while the pedestrian was rushed to the hospital.
These Are The Five Richest Counties in Colorado in 2023
Who doesn't love a good list? Recently, RoadSnacks.com released its annual list of the richest counties in the state of Colorado. The data used to compile this list was formulated by Saturday Night Science and the most recent Census. The data is broken down into median income and median home...
Colorado Springs' Top 3 Gastropubs: A Must-Visit List
In this article, we explore three exceptional gastropubs located in Colorado Springs. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? If yes, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
Named after the legendary bandito, Jose Muldoon's is a favorite Tex-Mex destination in Colorado Springs. The menu features authentic Mexican fare, the best margaritas and a variety of burgers, sandwiches, salads and vegetarian entrees. We serve our famous cuisine using only the freshest ingredients, all prepared daily. We are located minutes away from the Colorado Springs Airport hotels for your convenience.
Pedestrian Involved Crash Shuts Down North Academy Boulevard in Colorado Springs
A pedestrian-involved crash has caused a traffic disruption on a busy Colorado Springs roadway, North Academy Boulevard. The severity of the pedestrian's injuries is unknown. The area is advised to be avoided. Stay tuned for updates on the situation and the week's weather forecast.
The gas price fluctuate between $3.39 and $3.44 in Woodland Park as of 2023-12-04. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.242, a week ago the price is $3.250 , according to AAA.
Colorado Springs gas prices fall for sixth straight week
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) -- According to GasBuddy, average gasoline prices in Colorado Springs have fallen 7.0 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging $2.75/gallon today. According to GasBuddy, prices in Colorado Springs are 55 cents per gallon lower than one month ago and stand 22.9 cents per gallon lower than one year ago. The post Colorado Springs gas prices fall for sixth straight week appeared first on KRDO.
Colorado Department of Transportation receives $22 million in funding for wildlife overpass
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) - This week, the Colorado Department of Transportation received $22 million dollars to build a wildlife overpass between Denver and Colorado Springs as part of a longer project to protect the major thoroughfare from wildlife collisions. According to CDOT, there are over 3,000 wildlife collisions reported each year. Of those, over The post Colorado Department of Transportation receives $22 million in funding for wildlife overpass appeared first on KRDO.
Colorado Springs Organization Opens Warming Shelters to Combat Winter Homelessness
Discover how Hope Cosos, a local organization in Colorado Springs, is combating winter cold exposure deaths by offering warming shelters across the city. Learn about their mission, services, and the personal experiences that drive their dedication to serving the homeless community.
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Forest Service Target Shooting and Range Plans Outlined
Deadline Approaching for Comments on Integrated Management Project. The Integrated Management of Target Shooting project alternatives and preliminary environmental effects were released for public input by the Pike-San Isabel National Forests & Cimarron and Comanche National Grasslands last week. This moves forward plans to develop more concise sites where target...
COLORADO MOUNTAIN BREWERY
Colorado Mountain Brewery features fresh, unique Colorado cuisine while also offering familiar favorites in a warm Colorado atmosphere. Pair your meal with one of our original craft beers while enjoying the view of Pikes Peak next to a warm fire on our outdoor patio. From our famous Bison Poppers to our classic Pikes Peak Burger, you're sure to find something to satisfy your hunger.