Ellie Mulder

Ellie is a news reporter with a focus on public safety coverage. After interning at The Gazette in 2015, she became a full-time reporter in 2016.
  • Woman, 19, dies in I-25 rollover crash south of Colorado Springs

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    A 19-year-old woman died Friday afternoon in a single-vehicle rollover crash on Interstate 25 in El Paso County, the Colorado State Patrol said. Aspen Jones, of Rye, was driving a 1997 Honda CRV southbound on I-25 when she lost control about 2:15 p.m. near mile marker 125, the State...

  • Man jumps from motel window to escape Colorado Springs police

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    An aggravated motor vehicle theft suspect broke several bones Friday afternoon after he jumped out of a second-story motel window in an attempt to escape officers, police said. Devin Ray, 28, was arrested on suspicion of second-degree aggravated motor vehicle theft from $1,000 to...

  • Sheriff's deputy wounded in fatal gunbattle hospitalized again due to 'complications'

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    Deputy Scott Stone, who was released from the hospital 10 days ago after being wounded in the gunbattle in which another deputy was killed, has been hospitalized again due to "complications," the El Paso County Sheriff's Office said Thursday night. The Sheriff's Office's social media...

  • Thursday's traffic: Rollover crash blocks North Academy Boulevard at East Pikes Peak Avenue

    Updated: Thu, Feb 22, 2018

    Traffic updates for the Colorado Springs area.

  • Sheriff's Office identifies man killed in Penrose

    Updated: Thu, Feb 22, 2018

    A man found dead Tuesday in Penrose has been identified as John Allen Alderman, 57, the Fremont County Sheriff's Office said Thursday. Alderman's death is being investigated as a homicide. He was a resident of Fremont County. No arrests have been announced. Anyone with...

  • El Paso County hosting I-25 expansion meeting Saturday in Monument

    Updated: Thu, Feb 22, 2018

    Tri-Lakes area residents can learn about the widening of the Interstate 25 "Gap" during a Saturday meeting at Lewis-Palmer High School hosted by El Paso County officials. The meeting will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in the "commons" area of the school, 1300 Higby Road, Monument. County...

  • 2 arrested after large illegal marijuana grow found at Colorado Springs home

    Updated: Thu, Feb 22, 2018

    Two people were arrested Wednesday after authorities discovered 352 marijuana plants, 1,300 cloned plants and 33 pounds of refined marijuana in a Colorado Springs home, police said. Katia Sanchez, 44, and Jose Cala Calvo, 42, were arrested on suspicion of felony cultivation and...

  • Two Peyton High School students arrested after classmate reports threats

    Updated: Thu, Feb 22, 2018

    Two Peyton High School students were arrested Thursday on suspicion of making threats against another student. Peyton School District 23 Superintendent Tim Kistler said a student reported being verbally threatened by two other students. An investigation overnight Wednesday by the El...

  • Colorado Springs evangelical leaders praise Billy Graham's message, legacy

    Updated: Wed, Feb 21, 2018

    The Rev. Billy Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism, deeply impacted the Colorado Springs evangelical community before his death Wednesday at 99. The world has lost "what many would call the most influential voice for Jesus Christ in our...

  • Scarce snow in Colorado Springs area gets potholes plugged, money saved

    Updated: Wed, Feb 21, 2018

    Snow has been so scarce in the Colorado Springs area this winter that idled snowplows have given city crews the chance to fill twice as many potholes as usual - about 6,600 compared with about 3,500 over the same period last year, said Public Works Director Travis Easton. And the...

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