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  • Pueblo Police warn of dramatic phone scam

    Pueblo Police warn of dramatic phone scam

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 7:16 PM EDT2017-08-22 23:16:53 GMT

    Pueblo Police say they've received several complaints about a phone scam involving fake kidnapping plots, complete with a woman crying in the background. 

    Pueblo Police say they've received several complaints about a phone scam involving fake kidnapping plots, complete with a woman crying in the background. 

  • New details released in fatal crash west of Cañon City

    New details released in fatal crash west of Cañon City

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 2:40 PM EDT2017-08-22 18:40:43 GMT

    Colorado State Patrol said a 28-year-old woman died after a head-on crash Tuesday morning on U.S. Highway 50 about 13 miles west of Cañon City. Troopers said the woman was driving a 2002 Chevy Trail Blazer eastbound on the westbound lanes of the highway when it collided with a dump truck.

    Colorado State Patrol said a 28-year-old woman died after a head-on crash Tuesday morning on U.S. Highway 50 about 13 miles west of Cañon City. Troopers said the woman was driving a 2002 Chevy Trail Blazer eastbound on the westbound lanes of the highway when it collided with a dump truck.

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    Former Widefield, Harrison teacher suspected of multiple child sexual assaults

    Former Widefield, Harrison teacher suspected of multiple child sexual assaults

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 9:49 AM EDT2017-08-23 13:49:59 GMT
    Brian Vasquez is suspected of five counts of sexual assault.Brian Vasquez is suspected of five counts of sexual assault.

    Police in Aurora are looking for more information about 34-year-old Brian Vasquez, who is accused of sexually assaulting as many as five students. 

    Police in Aurora are looking for more information about 34-year-old Brian Vasquez, who is accused of sexually assaulting as many as five students. 

  • Neighbors reveal details in Colorado City officer-involved shooting

    Neighbors reveal details in Colorado City officer-involved shooting

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 10:32 PM EDT2017-08-23 02:32:20 GMT
    One man was shot and killed by deputies from the Pueblo County Sheriff's Office on Monday night on the 2900 block of Applewood Drive. (KOAA)One man was shot and killed by deputies from the Pueblo County Sheriff's Office on Monday night on the 2900 block of Applewood Drive. (KOAA)

    The Pueblo County Sheriff's office says deputies were confronted by an armed individual who was shot and killed in Colorado City on Monday night. 

    The Pueblo County Sheriff's office says deputies were confronted by an armed individual who was shot and killed in Colorado City on Monday night. 

  • Customers flock to "Food Truck Tuesdays"

    Customers flock to "Food Truck Tuesdays"

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 11:10 PM EDT2017-08-23 03:10:22 GMT
    Customers line up outside of a food truck in downtown Colorado Springs on Aug. 22, 2017.Customers line up outside of a food truck in downtown Colorado Springs on Aug. 22, 2017.

    A new program allowing food trucks to operate in downtown Colorado Springs is already seeing plenty of foot traffic in its second week. 

    A new program allowing food trucks to operate in downtown Colorado Springs is already seeing plenty of foot traffic in its second week. 

  • Highway 50 reopens following fatal crash

    Highway 50 reopens following fatal crash

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 12:41 PM EDT2017-08-22 16:41:25 GMT

    Highway 50 is now open in both directions west of Cañon City. Before dawn there was a head-on collision between an SUV and a tractor-trailer near mile marker 264.

    Highway 50 is now open in both directions west of Cañon City. Before dawn there was a head-on collision between an SUV and a tractor-trailer near mile marker 264.

  • Photos released from illegal Marijuana grow in Custer County

    Photos released from illegal Marijuana grow in Custer County

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 6:51 PM EDT2017-08-22 22:51:18 GMT

    Custer County Sheriff's deputies released new pictures of a 6 acre Marijuana grow in the San Isabel National Forest found by authorities last Tuesday. 

    Custer County Sheriff's deputies released new pictures of a 6 acre Marijuana grow in the San Isabel National Forest found by authorities last Tuesday. 

  • Donate eclipse glasses to help underprivileged children

    Donate eclipse glasses to help underprivileged children

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 11:06 AM EDT2017-08-22 15:06:50 GMT
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    Don't throw away those solar eclipse glasses, instead use them to help underprivileged children view future eclipses.

    Don't throw away those solar eclipse glasses, instead use them to help underprivileged children view future eclipses.

  • Southern Colorado to experience total eclipse in 2045

    Southern Colorado to experience total eclipse in 2045

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 12:12 AM EDT2017-08-22 04:12:26 GMT
    The Great American Eclipse of 2017 arrived with great fanfare in southern Colorado as the moon obscured nearly nine-tenths of the sun late Monday morning.  Many who experienced it were left wanting more.  Southern Colorado will get more on Saturday, August 12, 2045, when a total solar eclipse will plunge much of the state into the moon's shadow. The 2045 eclipse path of totality begins in northern California, including Eureka and Redding, then continues east and south, incl...
    The Great American Eclipse of 2017 arrived with great fanfare in southern Colorado as the moon obscured nearly nine-tenths of the sun late Monday morning.  Many who experienced it were left wanting more.  Southern Colorado will get more on Saturday, August 12, 2045, when a total solar eclipse will plunge much of the state into the moon's shadow. The 2045 eclipse path of totality begins in northern California, including Eureka and Redding, then continues east and south, incl...
  • Navy dismisses 7th Fleet commander after warship accidents

    Navy dismisses 7th Fleet commander after warship accidents

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 1:06 AM EDT2017-08-23 05:06:04 GMT
    Wednesday, August 23 2017 11:26 AM EDT2017-08-23 15:26:03 GMT
    U.S. officials confirm that the commander of the Navy's 7th Fleet will be removed after a series of warship accidents in the Pacific.
    U.S. officials confirm that the commander of the Navy's 7th Fleet will be removed after a series of warship accidents in the Pacific.
  • Train hits and critically injures man.

    Train hits and critically injures man.

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 9:00 PM EDT2017-08-23 01:00:22 GMT

    Colorado Springs Police officers said a train hit and critically injured a man south of downtown Colorado Springs Tuesday afternoon.

    Colorado Springs Police officers said a train hit and critically injured a man south of downtown Colorado Springs Tuesday afternoon.

  • Illegal food vendors could make you sick, Pueblo City-County Health Department warns

    Illegal food vendors could make you sick, Pueblo City-County Health Department warns

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 10:51 PM EDT2017-08-23 02:51:00 GMT

    Be careful about the kind of food vendors you’re buying from. The Pueblo City-County Health Department says it’s now getting a lot of complaints about people serving food without a license. Employees are now trying to track down those who are breaking the law. Every legal food vendor is issued a Colorado State Food License and a Colorado issued sticker, and they must have it visible at all times. 

    Be careful about the kind of food vendors you’re buying from. The Pueblo City-County Health Department says it’s now getting a lot of complaints about people serving food without a license. Employees are now trying to track down those who are breaking the law. Every legal food vendor is issued a Colorado State Food License and a Colorado issued sticker, and they must have it visible at all times. 

  • Colorado Parks and Wildlife removes moose from Calhan

    Colorado Parks and Wildlife removes moose from Calhan

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 6:27 PM EDT2017-08-22 22:27:47 GMT
    A moose was tranquilized and captured in Calhan Monday morning. (KOAA)A moose was tranquilized and captured in Calhan Monday morning. (KOAA)

    Parks and Wildlife officers removed a moose from a baseball field in Calhan Monday morning. The animal was tranquilized and loaded up in a trailer to be relocated in Teller County. 

    Parks and Wildlife officers removed a moose from a baseball field in Calhan Monday morning. The animal was tranquilized and loaded up in a trailer to be relocated in Teller County. 

  • Pueblo Police, CBI, State Patrol investigating officer involved shooting

    Pueblo Police, CBI, State Patrol investigating officer involved shooting

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 6:19 PM EDT2017-08-22 22:19:42 GMT
    The scene of an officer-involved shooting in Colorado City on Aug. 21, 2017.The scene of an officer-involved shooting in Colorado City on Aug. 21, 2017.

    Authorities are not releasing the identity of the man Pueblo County sheriff's deputies shot and killed Monday night.

    Authorities are not releasing the identity of the man Pueblo County sheriff's deputies shot and killed Monday night.

  • D-11 board likely to send mill levy override to ballot

    D-11 board likely to send mill levy override to ballot

    Wednesday, August 23 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-08-23 14:08:34 GMT

    Voters in Colorado Springs School District 11 are likely to see a mill levy override question in November.  

    Voters in Colorado Springs School District 11 are likely to see a mill levy override question in November.  

  • Body recovered from Nebraska lake was that of Denver officer

    Body recovered from Nebraska lake was that of Denver officer

    Authorities have released the name of a man whose body was recovered from Lake McConaughy (muh-KAH'-nuh-hay) in western Nebraska.
    Authorities have released the name of a man whose body was recovered from Lake McConaughy (muh-KAH'-nuh-hay) in western Nebraska.
  • 2 bodies found at base of Capitol Peak's north face

    2 bodies found at base of Capitol Peak's north face

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 9:14 PM EDT2017-08-23 01:14:33 GMT
    Authorities say two bodies found at the base of the north face of Capitol Peak in western Colorado are likely those of an Aspen couple missing since Sunday.
    Authorities say two bodies found at the base of the north face of Capitol Peak in western Colorado are likely those of an Aspen couple missing since Sunday.
  • US Pacific commander: Remains of sailors found

    US Pacific commander: Remains of sailors found

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 7:41 AM EDT2017-08-22 11:41:20 GMT

    The commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet says a number of remains of Navy sailors were found in a compartment of the USS John McCain, a day after the warship's collision with an oil tanker in Southeast Asian waters left 10 sailors missing.

    The commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet says a number of remains of Navy sailors were found in a compartment of the USS John McCain, a day after the warship's collision with an oil tanker in Southeast Asian waters left 10 sailors missing.

  • Police investigating shooting at Colorado Springs bar

    Police investigating shooting at Colorado Springs bar

    Sunday, August 20 2017 3:55 PM EDT2017-08-20 19:55:24 GMT
    Colorado Springs Police on scene near a bar near the intersection of Austin Bluffs and Academy.Colorado Springs Police on scene near a bar near the intersection of Austin Bluffs and Academy.

    A man died after being shot in the parking lot of a Colorado Springs sports bar and dance hall.

    A man died after being shot in the parking lot of a Colorado Springs sports bar and dance hall.

  • Organization cleaning up after large amounts of trash at Rampart Range

    Organization cleaning up after large amounts of trash at Rampart Range

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 6:22 PM EDT2017-08-22 22:22:12 GMT

    It's a Tuesday morning and Shawn Nielsen is taking another trip up Rampart Range Road "3-4 times a week," said Nielsen when talking about how often he makes it up to the area "I love rampart range this is a beautiful spot."

    It's a Tuesday morning and Shawn Nielsen is taking another trip up Rampart Range Road "3-4 times a week," said Nielsen when talking about how often he makes it up to the area "I love rampart range this is a beautiful spot."

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