By Liz Forster and Kaitlin Durbin The Gazette -Updated: 9 hr ago
Carl Wilber Newcomb and his wife spent many days taking long drives, exploring Colorado in an attempt to help her dementia. After she died, Carl, 78, continued the habit as a way to keep her memory alive. "He'd say, 'I'm going out for a drive with your mom,'" said his son, Roy...
KKTVUpdated: Sat, Dec 9, 2017
Police are hoping for the public's help in locating a missing teen they consider an endangered runaway who is at risk for possible sexual exploitation. Isabella Garcia, 14, was last seen Oct. 31 in Lakewood by her guardians. She is described as Hispanic, 5'4", 130 pounds, with brown...
Liz ForsterUpdated: Sat, Dec 9, 2017
Nearly 1,500 homes were without power Saturday morning in Cimarron Hills.
By Jakob Rodgers email@example.com -Updated: Sat, Dec 9, 2017
Attorney General Cynthia Coffman doesn't need any more proof that syringe exchange programs and supervised drug injection sites can work, and can help Colorado. "The data is dead bodies washing up in Cherry Creek," Coffman said. "I think it's people found with needles in their arms...
By MEG KINNARD , Associated PressUpdated: Fri, Dec 8, 2017
CHARLESTON, S.C. — The video was viewed millions of times around the world. It was somewhat blurry, recorded from a distance, but it clearly showed an unarmed black man running from a white officer, who shot him five times in the back. On Thursday, relatives of that fleeing...
By SEAN MURPHY , Associated PressUpdated: Fri, Dec 8, 2017
OKLAHOMA CITY — An Oklahoma prosecutor announced Friday he will not file criminal charges against a police officer in the September shooting death of a deaf man who was not following officer commands. Oklahoma County District Attorney David Prater said his investigation...
liz forster firstname.lastname@example.org -Updated: Fri, Dec 8, 2017
A pilot survived a small airplane crash just east of the Limon Airport Thursday night. The plane struck an electrical transmission line about 3/4 mile south of the crash site, Limon Police Department tweeted. The crash caused a power outage, but power was expected to be restored...
liz forster email@example.com -Updated: Thu, Dec 7, 2017
Don't leave your car running, warming up outside your house or while you dash inside a store for a minute. Otherwise, you might not find it still there when you return. Colorado Springs police warned residents against making it easy for car thieves after a rash of vehicle thefts...
Liz ForsterUpdated: Thu, Dec 7, 2017
Fire crews rescued a construction worker trapped under a sluff of dirt while working in a trench in west Colorado Springs. Colorado Springs Fire Department received a call from the construction site at 25th and Cache La Poudre streets just before 11 a.m., said Capt. Brian...
BY Kaitlin Durbin firstname.lastname@example.org -Updated: Wed, Dec 6, 2017
Monument police are getting long-awaited raises. The town's Board of Trustees recently approved a resolution to increase their wages. Incoming sworn officers will be offered a base salary of $52,000, a 13 percent increase, as of Jan. 1. Salaries for existing officers will bump up...