An investigation by The Gazette in Colorado Springs is exposing a dangerous culture of drugs, cheating and sexual assault by cadets at the Air Force Academy.
Three department commanders say El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa had inappropriate relationships with three subordinates, abused those who questioned the alleged affairs, and removed all oversight of the department’s $60 million budget.
Dave Philipps of The Gazette won a Pulitzer Prize for national reporting Monday for his investigation into an increase in the number of traumatized combat veterans discharged without benefits by the Army.
A ballot question seeking to raise Colorado residents’ income taxes to benefit public schools has deep-pocketed support.
Discussion of a possible merger by owners of Colorado’s two biggest papers — The Denver Post and The Gazette of Colorado Springs — is the subject of a Gazette report.