Air Force Academy
Several small wildfires broke out on what turned out to be the hottest day of the year so far — Monday, June 10 — but they were extinguished quickly.
On Monday a former and a current University of Colorado football player will go before a judge facing assault charges.
Hundreds of cadets graduated from the Air Force Academy on Wednesday with more than 20 percent of the newly minted Second Lieutenants being women.
Volunteer pilots are hoping to make the Air Force Academy’s commencement ceremony memorable with a flyover.
Britain’s Prince Harry will mingle with Olympians including Missy Franklin as well as British business executives, students and military officers living in Colorado before cheering on wounded servicemen and women at the Warrior Games on Saturday.
The jets that typically streak over Air Force Academy seniors on graduation day have been grounded by federal budget cuts, but privately owned aerial demonstration teams are volunteering to do the flyover instead.
Air Force Secretary Michael B. Donley will be the guest speaker at the Air Force Academy graduation in May.
Military officials aren’t commenting on a purported North Korean threat to fire missiles at Colorado Springs, home to a large military presence including U.S. Northern Command, which is responsible for homeland defense.
A male airman who works at the Air Force Academy is facing charges of aggravated sexual contact and abusive sexual contact against a female enlisted airman.
The Air Force Academy plans to hold a funeral service Friday for an Air Force pilot who died after a training mission over the Adriatic Sea.