Pregnant Horse Dies After Plane Blown Off Runway In El Paso CountyA horse grazing in a field in El Paso County had to be put down after the animal was struck by a plane. The plane was blown off the runway at the Meadow Lake Airport near Colorado Springs.
Colorado Springs Residents West Of I-25 Must Get Bear-Proof Trash CansFamilies living west of Interstate 25 in Colorado Springs must get new trash cans. The city council passed an ordinance requiring those properties to get bear-resistant trash cans or follow a new trash schedule.
Great Horned Owl Gets A Little Help After Talons Get Caught In Fishing LureA great horned owl is flying free again thanks to some help from Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers. The owl's talons were trapped in a fishing lure with multiple hooks.
El Paso County Orders Pre-Evacuation In Area Near Grass FireThe El Paso County Sheriff's Office has ordered some residences on pre-evacuation notice in the area near a grass fire. The grass fire is burning east of Colorado Springs.
Ex-Colorado Deputy Quinlan Linebaugh Involved In Double Fatal Crash ConvictedA jury has convicted a former El Paso County sheriff's deputy who was involved in a crash that killed two people near Colorado Springs.
Wildlife Officers Use Drones To Gather Better Data On Bighorn SheepColorado Parks and Wildlife officers used new technology to help them get a better idea of the state's bighorn sheep population.
El Paso County Votes To Help Fund New Academy Welcome CenterEl Paso County commissioners are pledging $10 million in future sales and property tax revenues to help pay for a proposed $58 million welcome center at the Air Force Academy.
Colorado Inmate Restrained During 'Medical Episode' DiesA 57-year-old El Paso County jail inmate died after sheriff's officials say he was restrained during a "medical episode."
Hepatitis A Outbreak: Thousands Vaccinated In At-Risk AreasThousands of people have been vaccinated in a hepatitis A outbreak that began last fall. Colorado public health professionals have vaccinated nearly 6,000 people in at-risk populations since October 2018.
Residents Relieved After Firefighters Contain Pawnee FireFirefighters in El Paso County are keeping an eye on hotspots after they contained the Pawnee Fire near Highway 115 and Rock Creek Mesa Road.
Rare March Tornado Damages Home In El Paso CountySevere weather that brought a rare tornado and hail in March, hit El Paso County on Friday.