El Paso County

The PFC Floyd K. Lindstrom Outpatient Clinic at Colorado Springs (credit: denver.va.gov)

Colorado Springs VA Clinic Has Worst Wait Times In State

El Paso County has the biggest concentration of veterans in Colorado, but its VA clinic ranks near the bottom nationwide at getting them in for health care within 30 days, according to government data.

04/09/2015

The fire in Clear Creek County (credit: Steve Davis)

Crews Battle Wildfires During Saturday’s Warm, Windy Conditions

Saturday’s hot temperatures and windy conditions kept fire crews busy.

03/29/2015

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Man Kills 3 Pit Bulls That Attacked His Dogs

A man in Colorado Springs shot and killed three pit bulls that sneaked into his house through a doggie door and attacked his dogs.

03/21/2015

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3 Arrested For Stealing Mail In 2 Separate Incidents

El Paso County deputies say a 24-year-old man went to great lengths to steal mail.

02/28/2015

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Colorado Springs Explosion Suspect: Upset With Tax Prep Business, Not Targeting NAACP

A suspect wanted in an explosion near an NAACP headquarters in Colorado Springs last month has been arrested. The suspect told investigators he wasn’t targeting the headquarters but was upset with a tax preparation business.

02/20/2015

Thomas Lee Turley (credit: Fountain Police)

Fountain Man Accused Of Murder, Arson In Death Of Woman

A man already in custody has been arrested in the death of a woman whose body was found inside a burning home in Fountain last week.

02/12/2015

A Jeep caught fire in eastern El Paso County (credit: CBS)

Wildfire Sparked By Jeep Spreads To Tire Pile

A Jeep that caught fire sparked a wildfire in El Paso County on Friday afternoon.

02/06/2015

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Substance Abusers On Welfare In El Paso County Face New Rules

People who are on welfare in El Paso County and abuse alcohol or drugs need to be ready to get treatment.

01/25/2015

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National Civil Rights Leaders Address Explosion At NAACP Office In Colorado Springs

National civil rights leaders are in Colorado speaking out about what many are calling a hate crime.

01/24/2015

A Colorado State Trooper was involved in a shooting in Colorado Springs (credit: CBS)

Driver Shot By Colorado Trooper During Traffic Stop

A 55-year-old man is in the hospital after being shot by a state trooper trying to arrest him in El Paso County.

01/22/2015

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