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  • Community stronger than ever five years after Waldo

    Community stronger than ever five years after Waldo

    Sunday, June 25 2017 11:39 PM EDT2017-06-26 03:39:40 GMT

     As you probably know, this weekend marks the 5-year anniversary of the Waldo Canyon Fire. Tonight, part of the Mountain Shadows Neighborhood, where 346 homes were burned in the fire, is coming together to remember that fateful firestorm, and celebrate the community's recovery in the 5 years since. 

     As you probably know, this weekend marks the 5-year anniversary of the Waldo Canyon Fire. Tonight, part of the Mountain Shadows Neighborhood, where 346 homes were burned in the fire, is coming together to remember that fateful firestorm, and celebrate the community's recovery in the 5 years since. 

  • Storm leaves damage in Walsh, Baca County

    Storm leaves damage in Walsh, Baca County

    Sunday, June 25 2017 8:50 PM EDT2017-06-26 00:50:42 GMT
    Baseball-sized hail in Walsh, Baca County. Photo by Shaleen BatesBaseball-sized hail in Walsh, Baca County. Photo by Shaleen Bates

    Baca County Sheriff's Office is warning residents to stay home after storms tore through the area, citing "many hazards" throughout the county. 

    Baca County Sheriff's Office is warning residents to stay home after storms tore through the area, citing "many hazards" throughout the county. 

  • CSPD: Motorcycle officer who crashed in motorcade has successful surgery

    CSPD: Motorcycle officer who crashed in motorcade has successful surgery

    Sunday, June 25 2017 8:15 PM EDT2017-06-26 00:15:09 GMT

    A motorcycle officer with the Colorado Springs Police Department was seriously injured in an accident Saturday morning.

    A motorcycle officer with the Colorado Springs Police Department was seriously injured in an accident Saturday morning 

  • Custer County Sheriff's Office searching for theft suspect

    Custer County Sheriff's Office searching for theft suspect

    Sunday, June 25 2017 7:03 PM EDT2017-06-25 23:03:57 GMT

    Custer County Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect wanted in connection with multiple thefts and car break-ins in the Bishop’s Castle and Lake San Isabel area. 

    Custer County Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect wanted in connection with multiple thefts and car break-ins in the Bishop’s Castle and Lake San Isabel area. 

  • Colorado Mental Health Institute passes inspection

    Colorado Mental Health Institute passes inspection

    Sunday, June 25 2017 6:44 PM EDT2017-06-25 22:44:58 GMT
    The Colorado Mental Health Institute at Pueblo. (KOAA)The Colorado Mental Health Institute at Pueblo. (KOAA)

    PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) - The Colorado Mental Health Institute at Pueblo is no longer in "immediate jeopardy" of losing federal Medicare funding.

    PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) - The Colorado Mental Health Institute at Pueblo is no longer in "immediate jeopardy" of losing federal Medicare funding.

  • First Alert 5 Forecast: Scattered Strong Thunderstorms Tonight, Drier & Hotter Mid Week Expected

    First Alert 5 Forecast: Scattered Strong Thunderstorms Tonight, Drier & Hotter Mid Week Expected

    Sunday, June 25 2017 5:06 PM EDT2017-06-25 21:06:29 GMT

    Warm air, moisture and some earlier sunshine is helping spark several scattered thunderstorms through southern Colorado. 

    Warm air, moisture and some earlier sunshine is helping spark several scattered thunderstorms through southern Colorado. 

  • Pedestrian hit, killed by train in Colorado Springs

    Pedestrian hit, killed by train in Colorado Springs

    Sunday, June 25 2017 4:08 PM EDT2017-06-25 20:08:53 GMT

    A woman was hit by a train in Colorado Springs Sunday morning at Bijou and I-25.

    A woman was hit by a train in Colorado Springs Sunday morning at Bijou and I-25.

  • Sunday Morning Weather: Slightly Warmer, Shower/Storm Chances

    Sunday Morning Weather: Slightly Warmer, Shower/Storm Chances

    Sunday, June 25 2017 3:58 PM EDT2017-06-25 19:58:46 GMT

    There will be a little bit of sunshine in the mix this morning, but still a mainly cloudy day overall. We will have a few chances for showers and storms to develop this afternoon. Some of these could be on the strong side with gusty winds and hail.

    There will be a little bit of sunshine in the mix this morning, but still a mainly cloudy day overall. We will have a few chances for showers and storms to develop this afternoon. Some of these could be on the strong side with gusty winds and hail.

  • Rescue crews responding to fall at Cave of the Winds

    Rescue crews responding to fall at Cave of the Winds

    Sunday, June 25 2017 2:13 PM EDT2017-06-25 18:13:58 GMT

    El Paso County Search and Rescue crews are responding to reports of a person who fell at Cave of the Winds.

    El Paso County Search and Rescue crews are responding to reports of a person who fell at Cave of the Winds.

  • Dad, daughter catch 14-year-old who fell from ride at amusement park

    Dad, daughter catch 14-year-old who fell from ride at amusement park

    Sunday, June 25 2017 1:26 PM EDT2017-06-25 17:26:47 GMT

    QUEENSBURY, N.Y. (AP) - A father and his 21-year-old daughter had caught the teenage girl who fell 25 feet (7.6 meters) to the ground from an amusement park ride.

    QUEENSBURY, N.Y. (AP) - A father and his 21-year-old daughter had caught the teenage girl who fell 25 feet (7.6 meters) to the ground from an amusement park ride.

  • Democrats may benefit from gerrymandering

    Democrats may benefit from gerrymandering

    Sunday, June 25 2017 12:41 PM EDT2017-06-25 16:41:32 GMT
    Colorado was one of just eight U.S. states with a Democratic advantage in its lower House districts in the 2016 election, according to an Associated Press analysis. The study is based on a formula that compares the statewide average share of each major party's vote in the districts with the statewide percentage of seats it wins. Democrats won 57 percent of Colorado's state House seats in November, even though Republicans won 50.4 percent of the statewide vote. That bucks a national...
    Colorado was one of just eight U.S. states with a Democratic advantage in its lower House districts in the 2016 election, according to an Associated Press analysis. The study is based on a formula that compares the statewide average share of each major party's vote in the districts with the statewide percentage of seats it wins. Democrats won 57 percent of Colorado's state House seats in November, even though Republicans won 50.4 percent of the statewide vote. That bucks a national...
  • Oil tanker explodes in Pakistan, more than 100 killed

    Oil tanker explodes in Pakistan, more than 100 killed

    Sunday, June 25 2017 10:20 AM EDT2017-06-25 14:20:56 GMT

    An overturned oil tanker burst into flames in Pakistan on Sunday, killing 153 people who had rushed to the scene of the highway accident to gather leaking fuel, a hospital official said as the death toll continued to rise.  

    An overturned oil tanker burst into flames in Pakistan on Sunday, killing 153 people who had rushed to the scene of the highway accident to gather leaking fuel, a hospital official said as the death toll continued to rise.  

  • Two shootings, same block, raise questions for people near South Nevada Ave.

    Two shootings, same block, raise questions for people near South Nevada Ave.

    Sunday, June 25 2017 12:17 AM EDT2017-06-25 04:17:50 GMT

    Two shootings near the same block of South Nevada are raising questions around the neighborhood about revitalization efforts. 

    Two shootings near the same block of South Nevada are raising questions around the neighborhood about revitalization efforts. 

  • Tech sergeant released from hospital after Thunderbirds accident

    Tech sergeant released from hospital after Thunderbirds accident

    Saturday, June 24 2017 9:31 PM EDT2017-06-25 01:31:19 GMT
    Kenneth CordovaKenneth Cordova

    DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - A technical sergeant has been released from a hospital hours after an Air Force Thunderbirds F-16 left the runway and flipped over after landing during preparation for an air show.

    DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - A technical sergeant has been released from a hospital hours after an Air Force Thunderbirds F-16 left the runway and flipped over after landing during preparation for an air show.

  • Crews responding to wildfire in Park County

    Crews responding to wildfire in Park County

    Saturday, June 24 2017 6:43 PM EDT2017-06-24 22:43:07 GMT
    Photo by Jenny KenyonPhoto by Jenny Kenyon

    Multiple fire agencies are responding to the #392Fire near Kenosha Pass in Park County. 

    Multiple fire agencies are responding to the #392Fire near Kenosha Pass in Park County. 

  • First Alert 5 Forecast: Cool Sunday, Small Afternoon & Evening Rain Chances

    First Alert 5 Forecast: Cool Sunday, Small Afternoon & Evening Rain Chances

    Saturday, June 24 2017 5:36 PM EDT2017-06-24 21:36:05 GMT

    Saturday turned out to be similar to Friday, just a touch warmer. We had a bit more sunshine and temperatures warmed into the 60s and 70s. Tonight we'll keep our cloud coverage pretty thick with highs settling back to the cool low to mid 50s by Sunday morning. We might see a few scattered showers this evening but chances for rain look pretty spread out and slim.

    Saturday turned out to be similar to Friday, just a touch warmer. We had a bit more sunshine and temperatures warmed into the 60s and 70s. Tonight we'll keep our cloud coverage pretty thick with highs settling back to the cool low to mid 50s by Sunday morning. We might see a few scattered showers this evening but chances for rain look pretty spread out and slim.

  • TSA officer dumps breast milk in security screening at DIA

    TSA officer dumps breast milk in security screening at DIA

    Saturday, June 24 2017 5:18 PM EDT2017-06-24 21:18:28 GMT

    A Colorado mother says she was shocked after TSA officials dumped out breast milk she was carrying to feed her baby.

    A Colorado mother says she was shocked after TSA officials dumped out breast milk she was carrying to feed her baby.

  • Colorado man guilty in shooting over squirrel feeding flap

    Colorado man guilty in shooting over squirrel feeding flap

    Saturday, June 24 2017 12:37 PM EDT2017-06-24 16:37:20 GMT

    A Colorado man has been found guilty of attempted second-degree murder for shooting his neighbor in the buttocks last year after an argument about feeding squirrels. Jurors on Friday also found 60-year-old Jon Barbour of Gunbarrel guilty of first-degree assault with a deadly weapon. He was jailed pending his Aug. 4 sentencing. Boulder County prosecutors said Barbour's neighbors objected to his leaving peanuts for squirrels. Barbour posted fliers explaining that he did so in memory ...

    A Colorado man has been found guilty of attempted second-degree murder for shooting his neighbor in the buttocks last year after an argument about feeding squirrels. Jurors on Friday also found 60-year-old Jon Barbour of Gunbarrel guilty of first-degree assault with a deadly weapon. He was jailed pending his Aug. 4 sentencing. Boulder County prosecutors said Barbour's neighbors objected to his leaving peanuts for squirrels. Barbour posted fliers explaining that he did so in memory ...

  • Woman's convictions upheld in arson that killed 3 children

    Woman's convictions upheld in arson that killed 3 children

    Saturday, June 24 2017 12:13 PM EDT2017-06-24 16:13:20 GMT
    The Colorado Supreme Court has upheld the murder convictions of a woman who let her three children burn to death in the hopes of cashing in on insurance payoffs. The high court handed down its decision Monday involving the case of Deborah Nicholls. She was convicted in 2008, about five years after the blaze killed 3-year-old Sierra, 5-year-old Sophia and 11-year-old Jay Nicholls. Nicholls requested a new trial and argued that her ex-husband's former cellmate, who listened as he deta...
    The Colorado Supreme Court has upheld the murder convictions of a woman who let her three children burn to death in the hopes of cashing in on insurance payoffs. The high court handed down its decision Monday involving the case of Deborah Nicholls. She was convicted in 2008, about five years after the blaze killed 3-year-old Sierra, 5-year-old Sophia and 11-year-old Jay Nicholls. Nicholls requested a new trial and argued that her ex-husband's former cellmate, who listened as he deta...
  • Person triggers sprinklers, 300 evacuate Lakewood hotel

    Person triggers sprinklers, 300 evacuate Lakewood hotel

    Saturday, June 24 2017 12:00 PM EDT2017-06-24 16:00:37 GMT
    Authorities said about 300 guests had to evacuate a Lakewood hotel when someone intentionally set off the fire alarm and sprinkler system. West Metro Fire reported that flooding affected the first and second floors of a Holiday Inn on Hampden Avenue. No one was hurt in the incident early Saturday. Lakewood police said the person who triggered the sprinkler system was in custody.  The Red Cross assisted guests in finding other places to stay.
    Authorities said about 300 guests had to evacuate a Lakewood hotel when someone intentionally set off the fire alarm and sprinkler system. West Metro Fire reported that flooding affected the first and second floors of a Holiday Inn on Hampden Avenue. No one was hurt in the incident early Saturday. Lakewood police said the person who triggered the sprinkler system was in custody.  The Red Cross assisted guests in finding other places to stay.
  • Saturday Morning Weather: Slightly Warmer, Shower Chances

    Saturday Morning Weather: Slightly Warmer, Shower Chances

    Saturday, June 24 2017 8:46 AM EDT2017-06-24 12:46:28 GMT
    Cloud cover is lingering this morning. There will be a little more sunshine trying to get into the mix throughout the day. Highs will be warmer than yesterday, but still below average in the 70's. Showers and thunderstorms will try to develop during the second  half of the day. Some of those will linger into the evening and even overnight hours with lows in the 50's. Sunday will be a few degrees warmer with highs in the 70's and 80's. Cloud cover will still be abundant along with...
    Cloud cover is lingering this morning. There will be a little more sunshine trying to get into the mix throughout the day. Highs will be warmer than yesterday, but still below average in the 70's. Showers and thunderstorms will try to develop during the second  half of the day. Some of those will linger into the evening and even overnight hours with lows in the 50's. Sunday will be a few degrees warmer with highs in the 70's and 80's. Cloud cover will still be abundant along with...
  • CSPD investigating shooting that left 2 people injured

    CSPD investigating shooting that left 2 people injured

    Saturday, June 24 2017 5:46 AM EDT2017-06-24 09:46:12 GMT

    Two people are in the hospital after a shooting in the 1500 block of S. Nevada early Saturday morning.

    Two people are in the hospital after a shooting in the 1500 block of S. Nevada early Saturday morning.

  • Police investigating suspicious death of 23-year-old woman in Fort Collins

    Police investigating suspicious death of 23-year-old woman in Fort Collins

    Saturday, June 24 2017 12:44 AM EDT2017-06-24 04:44:16 GMT
    Photo: Fort Collins Coloradoan/Fort Collins Police via 9News DenverPhoto: Fort Collins Coloradoan/Fort Collins Police via 9News Denver

    FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) - Police say the death of a woman whose body was found in a lake in northern Colorado is suspicious. 

    FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) - Police say the death of a woman whose body was found in a lake in northern Colorado is suspicious. 

  • Seeds Community Cafe moves forward amid financial trouble

    Seeds Community Cafe moves forward amid financial trouble

    Saturday, June 24 2017 12:17 AM EDT2017-06-24 04:17:55 GMT
    Seeds Community Cafe is open Monday through Friday in downtown Colorado Springs. (KOAA)Seeds Community Cafe is open Monday through Friday in downtown Colorado Springs. (KOAA)

    A local non-profit under fire after debts totaling more than $100,000 are revealed. The Founder and Executive Director of Seeds Community Cafe in downtown Colorado Springs abruptly resigned. The pay-as-you-can café is a non-profit business working to help those struggling with hunger get a warm meal in a positive way, also helping those in need re-enter the workforce. But six months ago, the board of this cafe realized, they hadn't been doing enough for themselves. 

    A local non-profit under fire after debts totaling more than $100,000 are revealed. The Founder and Executive Director of Seeds Community Cafe in downtown Colorado Springs abruptly resigned. The pay-as-you-can café is a non-profit business working to help those struggling with hunger get a warm meal in a positive way, also helping those in need re-enter the workforce. But six months ago, the board of this cafe realized, they hadn't been doing enough for themselves. 

  • 5 years later: how neighborhoods are rebuilding after Waldo Canyon Fire

    5 years later: how neighborhoods are rebuilding after Waldo Canyon Fire

    Friday, June 23 2017 9:08 PM EDT2017-06-24 01:08:25 GMT
    It was five years ago--today--a plume of smoke appeared in Colorado Springs that, just days later, would grow into a devastating wildfire. The Waldo Canyon Fire claimed the lives of two people--destroying hundreds of homes, and causing tens of thousands of people to evacuate. "One day your life is normal and everything is going on like always.  And the next day, the only thing that you own is your two pets and the car you drove out in," said Mary Beth Pribanic, whose ...
    It was five years ago--today--a plume of smoke appeared in Colorado Springs that, just days later, would grow into a devastating wildfire. The Waldo Canyon Fire claimed the lives of two people--destroying hundreds of homes, and causing tens of thousands of people to evacuate. "One day your life is normal and everything is going on like always.  And the next day, the only thing that you own is your two pets and the car you drove out in," said Mary Beth Pribanic, whose ...
  • Man injured, 3 suspects located after shooting in Colorado Springs

    Man injured, 3 suspects located after shooting in Colorado Springs

    Friday, June 23 2017 8:25 PM EDT2017-06-24 00:25:28 GMT

    Colorado Springs Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened Friday in the 1400 block of S. Nevada Avenue.

    Colorado Springs Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened Friday in the 1400 block of S. Nevada Avenue.

  • VP Pence calls on Evangelicals to support GOP healthcare reform

    VP Pence calls on Evangelicals to support GOP healthcare reform

    Friday, June 23 2017 7:41 PM EDT2017-06-23 23:41:57 GMT
    Vice President Mike Pence delivers speech at Focus on the Family. (KOAA)Vice President Mike Pence delivers speech at Focus on the Family. (KOAA)

    Vice President Mike Pence visited Colorado Springs Friday in his first trip back to Olympic City USA since the campaign trail last fall. 

    Vice President Mike Pence visited Colorado Springs Friday in his first trip back to Olympic City USA since the campaign trail last fall. 

  • Cyber summer camp comes to Colorado Springs

    Cyber summer camp comes to Colorado Springs

    Friday, June 23 2017 6:53 PM EDT2017-06-23 22:53:43 GMT
    National Cybersecurity Center warns of tax season email scams. (KOAA)National Cybersecurity Center warns of tax season email scams. (KOAA)

    A new kind of summer camp is taking place in Colorado Springs next week, instead of campfires and marshmallows, kids will be playing on computers. AT&T and the Air Force Association are hosting a teen cybersecurity camp. The camp is free and focuses on honing teens basic cybersecurity skills and promote STEM fields. The camp is small, with only a dozen or so spots.  "Our CyberCamps have exploded in popularity," said Brigadier General (Ret, USAF) Bernie Skoch, ...

    A new kind of summer camp is taking place in Colorado Springs next week, instead of campfires and marshmallows, kids will be playing on computers. AT&T and the Air Force Association are hosting a teen cybersecurity camp. The camp is free and focuses on honing teens basic cybersecurity skills and promote STEM fields. The camp is small, with only a dozen or so spots.  "Our CyberCamps have exploded in popularity," said Brigadier General (Ret, USAF) Bernie Skoch, ...

  • Wanted man captured in Colorado Springs

    Wanted man captured in Colorado Springs

    Friday, June 23 2017 6:44 PM EDT2017-06-23 22:44:15 GMT
    Brandon Cline, arrested by Colorado Springs PD for menacing and other charges.Brandon Cline, arrested by Colorado Springs PD for menacing and other charges.
    A wanted man is now behind bars in Colorado Springs, after an alert citizen called in a tip. The arrest happened Thursday at 11:00 a.m. The suspect was in a business in the 1500 block of Space Center Drive when he was spotted by a tipster and was wanted for felony menacing. Officers approached Brandon Cline in the parking lot and he ran. The officers gave chase, one was hurt but has since been treated and released from the hospital. Eventually officers were able to take Cline into ...
    A wanted man is now behind bars in Colorado Springs, after an alert citizen called in a tip. The arrest happened Thursday at 11:00 a.m. The suspect was in a business in the 1500 block of Space Center Drive when he was spotted by a tipster and was wanted for felony menacing. Officers approached Brandon Cline in the parking lot and he ran. The officers gave chase, one was hurt but has since been treated and released from the hospital. Eventually officers were able to take Cline into ...
  • Colorado state mental hospital can't meet deadlines for evaluations

    Colorado state mental hospital can't meet deadlines for evaluations

    Friday, June 23 2017 6:35 PM EDT2017-06-23 22:35:55 GMT

    DENVER (AP) - Colorado's state mental hospital can't keep up with an increase in court orders for evaluations and is asking for relief from a requirement that jail inmates be evaluated within 28 days.

    DENVER (AP) - Colorado's state mental hospital can't keep up with an increase in court orders for evaluations and is asking for relief from a requirement that jail inmates be evaluated within 28 days.

  • Sheriff's office working to ID suspect in armed robbery

    Sheriff's office working to ID suspect in armed robbery

    Friday, June 23 2017 6:13 PM EDT2017-06-23 22:13:06 GMT
    El Paso County Sheriff's Office is trying to identify a suspect in an aggravated robbery. The suspect, described as a medium-build white male in his 20's, robbed 7-Eleven at 1475 B Street in Colorado Springs at about 4:14 a.m. on May 2.  The suspect pointed a handgun at the cashier, demanded cash, then ran away from the scene. He was seen running southbound toward Lashelle Way. At the time of the robbery, the suspect was wearing a light-colored bandana over his&...
    El Paso County Sheriff's Office is trying to identify a suspect in an aggravated robbery. The suspect, described as a medium-build white male in his 20's, robbed 7-Eleven at 1475 B Street in Colorado Springs at about 4:14 a.m. on May 2.  The suspect pointed a handgun at the cashier, demanded cash, then ran away from the scene. He was seen running southbound toward Lashelle Way. At the time of the robbery, the suspect was wearing a light-colored bandana over his&...
  • Breeding efforts underway to save cutthroat trout species rescued from Hayden Pass Wildfire

    Breeding efforts underway to save cutthroat trout species rescued from Hayden Pass Wildfire

    Friday, June 23 2017 5:58 PM EDT2017-06-23 21:58:37 GMT
    A rare cutthroat trout after it was rescued from the South Prong of Hayden Creek on July 20, 2016, by Colorado Parks and Wildlife staff and U.S. Forest Service volunteers.A rare cutthroat trout after it was rescued from the South Prong of Hayden Creek on July 20, 2016, by Colorado Parks and Wildlife staff and U.S. Forest Service volunteers.
    Staff with Colorado Parks and Wildlife are working to save and breed 158 unique cutthroat trout. The fish are currently at the Roaring Judy Hatchery north of Gunnison, after being rescued from last year's massive Hayden Pass wildfire, southwest of Cañon City. Breeding efforts are underway, and staff members said they hope to have successful results to report next week. The fish were pulled from Hayden Creek at the height of the fire, amid fears that the fire and the possibilit...
    Staff with Colorado Parks and Wildlife are working to save and breed 158 unique cutthroat trout. The fish are currently at the Roaring Judy Hatchery north of Gunnison, after being rescued from last year's massive Hayden Pass wildfire, southwest of Cañon City. Breeding efforts are underway, and staff members said they hope to have successful results to report next week. The fish were pulled from Hayden Creek at the height of the fire, amid fears that the fire and the possibilit...
  • Group protests Pence's visit at Focus on the Family

    Group protests Pence's visit at Focus on the Family

    Friday, June 23 2017 5:15 PM EDT2017-06-23 21:15:10 GMT
    Members of the Colorado Springs Socialists protest outside Focus on the Family speech by Vice President Mike Pence. (KOAA)Members of the Colorado Springs Socialists protest outside Focus on the Family speech by Vice President Mike Pence. (KOAA)

    A group gathered outside Focus on the Family on Wednesday to protest Vice President Mike Pence's visit.

    A group gathered outside Focus on the Family on Wednesday to protest Vice President Mike Pence's visit.

  • Chipotle offers BOGO entrées for Bike to Work Day participants

    Chipotle offers BOGO entrées for Bike to Work Day participants

    Friday, June 23 2017 4:58 PM EDT2017-06-23 20:58:01 GMT

    KOAA 5 is the official media sponsor of Bike to Work Day next Wednesday, and Chipotle Mexican Grill is offering a buy-one-get-one free deal to participants. 

    KOAA 5 is the official media sponsor of Bike to Work Day next Wednesday, and Chipotle Mexican Grill is offering a buy-one-get-one free deal to participants. 

  • Thunderbirds jet flips during landing at practice for Dayton Air Show

    Thunderbirds jet flips during landing at practice for Dayton Air Show

    Friday, June 23 2017 4:41 PM EDT2017-06-23 20:41:47 GMT
    An Air Force Thunderbird crashed during practice for an air show in Dayton, Ohio. (WDTN)An Air Force Thunderbird crashed during practice for an air show in Dayton, Ohio. (WDTN)

    An Air Force Thunderbirds jet flipped during landing while practicing for an air show in Dayton, Ohio on Friday.

    An Air Force Thunderbirds jet flipped during landing while practicing for an air show in Dayton, Ohio on Friday.

  • Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center part of nationwide grant

    Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center part of nationwide grant

    Friday, June 23 2017 4:12 PM EDT2017-06-23 20:12:48 GMT
    Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center awarded portion of nationwide grant.Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center awarded portion of nationwide grant.
    The Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center is getting some help paying for new exhibits from a nationwide grant. The Fine Arts Center is getting $10,000 as part of an $82 million grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. This grant is the second major funding announcement for the 2017 fiscal year.    "The arts reflect the vision, energy, and talent of America's artists and arts organizations," said NEA Chairman Jane Chu. "The National Endowment for the Arts ...
    The Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center is getting some help paying for new exhibits from a nationwide grant. The Fine Arts Center is getting $10,000 as part of an $82 million grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. This grant is the second major funding announcement for the 2017 fiscal year.    "The arts reflect the vision, energy, and talent of America's artists and arts organizations," said NEA Chairman Jane Chu. "The National Endowment for the Arts ...
  • Honda goes public to try and disprove cover-up claims

    Honda goes public to try and disprove cover-up claims

    Friday, June 23 2017 3:29 PM EDT2017-06-23 19:29:53 GMT
    Federal regulators are investigating whether Honda Motor Co. failed to report deaths and injuries that occurred in its vehicles.Federal regulators are investigating whether Honda Motor Co. failed to report deaths and injuries that occurred in its vehicles.
    Honda is trying to disprove claims by lawyers that it knew about the dangers of Takata air bag inflators nearly two decades ago, but covered it up. The auto maker is going public with their fight and information. The escalation of Honda's fight comes just three days before Takata Corp. is expected to seek bankruptcy protection in Japan and the United States. The company's inflators can explode with too much force, blowing apart a metal canister and hurling shrapnel into drivers and p...
    Honda is trying to disprove claims by lawyers that it knew about the dangers of Takata air bag inflators nearly two decades ago, but covered it up. The auto maker is going public with their fight and information. The escalation of Honda's fight comes just three days before Takata Corp. is expected to seek bankruptcy protection in Japan and the United States. The company's inflators can explode with too much force, blowing apart a metal canister and hurling shrapnel into drivers and p...
  • Kidnapping sex assault suspect found dead in Canon City home

    Kidnapping sex assault suspect found dead in Canon City home

    Friday, June 23 2017 2:40 PM EDT2017-06-23 18:40:21 GMT

    Canon City Police announced a kidnapping and sex assault suspect committed suicide while officers were serving a search warrant at his home Friday morning. 

    Canon City Police announced a kidnapping and sex assault suspect committed suicide while officers were serving a search warrant at his home Friday morning. 

  • No tuition increase at Adams State University

    No tuition increase at Adams State University

    Friday, June 23 2017 2:22 PM EDT2017-06-23 18:22:11 GMT
    Positive news for students at Adams State University in Alamosa, there will not be a tuition increase next year. This is reflected in the budget that was approved by the university's Board of Trustees for the fiscal year 2017-2018. Most fees will also hold at last year's rates, with the exception of one. That is the capitol fee to support campus improvements. Housing rates remain the same, with board rates increasing only two percent. That slight increase is reflected in the ov...
    Positive news for students at Adams State University in Alamosa, there will not be a tuition increase next year. This is reflected in the budget that was approved by the university's Board of Trustees for the fiscal year 2017-2018. Most fees will also hold at last year's rates, with the exception of one. That is the capitol fee to support campus improvements. Housing rates remain the same, with board rates increasing only two percent. That slight increase is reflected in the ov...
  • VP Pence visits Focus on the Family for 40th anniversary

    VP Pence visits Focus on the Family for 40th anniversary

    Friday, June 23 2017 2:14 PM EDT2017-06-23 18:14:42 GMT
    Vice President Mike Pence delivers speech at Focus on the Family. (KOAA)Vice President Mike Pence delivers speech at Focus on the Family. (KOAA)

    Vice President Mike Pence visits Colorado Springs today as the key note speaker for Focus on the Family's 40th anniversary celebration and a tour of Schriever AFB and the Cheyenne Mountain Complex.

    Vice President Mike Pence visits Colorado Springs today as the key note speaker for Focus on the Family's 40th anniversary celebration and a tour of Schriever AFB and the Cheyenne Mountain Complex.

  • Injuries reported in Fremont County crash

    Injuries reported in Fremont County crash

    Friday, June 23 2017 1:53 PM EDT2017-06-23 17:53:25 GMT
    Emergency crews on the scene of a crash along Hwy. 50 and County Road 69Emergency crews on the scene of a crash along Hwy. 50 and County Road 69
    Emergency crews are on the scene of a crash on Highway 50 and County Road 69 for a single vehicle crash.  There are injuries reported at this time but the severity is not known.  Westbound lanes of Highway 50 are blocked by emergency crews and vehicles.  Crews on scene Hwy 50 @ County Rd 69 for 1 veh crash. Injuries reported. West bound lns of 50 blocked by emergency vehicles. pic.twitter.com/3A6pVyhkcJ — Fremont Sheriff (@Fremont_Sheriff) June 23, 2017 ...
    Emergency crews are on the scene of a crash on Highway 50 and County Road 69 for a single vehicle crash.  There are injuries reported at this time but the severity is not known.  Westbound lanes of Highway 50 are blocked by emergency crews and vehicles.  Crews on scene Hwy 50 @ County Rd 69 for 1 veh crash. Injuries reported. West bound lns of 50 blocked by emergency vehicles. pic.twitter.com/3A6pVyhkcJ — Fremont Sheriff (@Fremont_Sheriff) June 23, 2017 ...
  • Caught on Camera: Child falls out of vehicle

    Caught on Camera: Child falls out of vehicle

    Friday, June 23 2017 12:26 PM EDT2017-06-23 16:26:49 GMT
    A child falls out of a vehicle making a turn in Laredo, Texas.A child falls out of a vehicle making a turn in Laredo, Texas.

    LAREDO, TX - Terrifying moments caught on camera as a child falls out of a moving car in south Texas. 

    LAREDO, TX - Terrifying moments caught on camera as a child falls out of a moving car in south Texas. 

  • Beulah teacher wins energy contest; featured in documentary

    Beulah teacher wins energy contest; featured in documentary

    Friday, June 23 2017 12:08 PM EDT2017-06-23 16:08:03 GMT
    #WhoPowersYou! Contest Winner, Lori O. Lara, with San Isabel Electric Board President, Debbie Rose, after being interviewed for the Touchstone Energy documentary film.#WhoPowersYou! Contest Winner, Lori O. Lara, with San Isabel Electric Board President, Debbie Rose, after being interviewed for the Touchstone Energy documentary film.

    A Beulah woman wins a nationwide contest, and uses the prize to give back to her community. Lori O. Lara was nominated by her husband for the inaugural run of the contest sponsored by Touchstone Energy. 

    A Beulah woman wins a nationwide contest, and uses the prize to give back to her community. Lori O. Lara was nominated by her husband for the inaugural run of the contest sponsored by Touchstone Energy. 

  • Denver bar features axe throwing instead of darts

    Denver bar features axe throwing instead of darts

    Friday, June 23 2017 11:50 AM EDT2017-06-23 15:50:56 GMT

    Drink beer while hurling axes at a target? Who wouldn't enjoy that? The owners of the new bar appropriately named "The Axe Room" and say it's a different way to compete and have fun. 

    Drink beer while hurling axes at a target? Who wouldn't enjoy that? The owners of the new bar appropriately named "The Axe Room" and say it's a different way to compete and have fun. 

  • Your Healthy Family: Smart choices for summer hydration

    Your Healthy Family: Smart choices for summer hydration

    Friday, June 23 2017 11:20 AM EDT2017-06-23 15:20:21 GMT
    The good news is that unless a person is losing fluids excessively, most don?t need any more than plain old water.The good news is that unless a person is losing fluids excessively, most don?t need any more than plain old water.

    The good news is that unless a person is losing fluids excessively, most don't need any more than plain old water. 

    The good news is that unless a person is losing fluids excessively, most don't need any more than plain old water. 

  • Johnny Depp asks when was the last time an actor assassinated a president

    Johnny Depp asks when was the last time an actor assassinated a president

    Friday, June 23 2017 10:53 AM EDT2017-06-23 14:53:21 GMT
    Johnny Depp talks to guests at the Glastonbury Festival. (June 22)Johnny Depp talks to guests at the Glastonbury Festival. (June 22)

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Johnny Depp has asked a crowd at the Glastonbury Festival when was the last time an actor assassinated a president. 

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Johnny Depp has asked a crowd at the Glastonbury Festival when was the last time an actor assassinated a president. 

  • Woman drives BMW right into wet concrete

    Woman drives BMW right into wet concrete

    Friday, June 23 2017 10:02 AM EDT2017-06-23 14:02:57 GMT
    Georgia woman becomes stuck after mistakenly driving her BMW into wet concrete. WXIA's Ryan Kruger reports.Georgia woman becomes stuck after mistakenly driving her BMW into wet concrete. WXIA's Ryan Kruger reports.

    (GEORGIA - WXIA) It's a tale of two construction sites: one side saying it was dangerous, neglectful, and careless. 

    (GEORGIA - WXIA) It's a tale of two construction sites: one side saying it was dangerous, neglectful, and careless. 

  • Caught on Camera: Boxing bucks in Tennessee

    Caught on Camera: Boxing bucks in Tennessee

    Friday, June 23 2017 9:59 AM EDT2017-06-23 13:59:12 GMT
    An officer with the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency captures on camera in a most unusual fight between two deer.An officer with the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency captures on camera in a most unusual fight between two deer.

    (Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency) There was a slug fest in Tennessee Wednesday and the participants may surprise you. Although we have no idea why these two boxing bucks were going at it pretty good. 

    (Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency) There was a slug fest in Tennessee Wednesday and the participants may surprise you. Although we have no idea why these two boxing bucks were going at it pretty good. 

  • International Olympic Day on Friday

    International Olympic Day on Friday

    Friday, June 23 2017 8:06 AM EDT2017-06-23 12:06:22 GMT

    Today the world is celebrating International Olympic Day as the countdown continues until the start of the 2018 winter games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

    Today the world is celebrating International Olympic Day as the countdown continues until the start of the 2018 winter games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

  • 76-year-old man killed in crash in Colorado Springs

    76-year-old man killed in crash in Colorado Springs

    Friday, June 23 2017 4:01 AM EDT2017-06-23 08:01:03 GMT
    A 76-year-old man was killed in a pickup crash on Melissa Dr. in Colorado Springs. (KOAA)A 76-year-old man was killed in a pickup crash on Melissa Dr. in Colorado Springs. (KOAA)

    Colorado Springs Police Department has identified a man who was killed in a single-vehicle crash Thursday morning. 

    Colorado Springs Police Department has identified a man who was killed in a single-vehicle crash Thursday morning. 

  • Girl critically injured in rollover crash on I-25

    Girl critically injured in rollover crash on I-25

    Friday, June 23 2017 3:55 AM EDT2017-06-23 07:55:08 GMT

    Colorado State Patrol says a child was ejected from a van after it crashed and rolled on I-25 near Mesa Ridge Parkway Wednesday night.

    Colorado State Patrol says a child was ejected from a van after it crashed and rolled on I-25 near Mesa Ridge Parkway Wednesday night.

  • Utah wildfire smoke spreads across Colorado

    Utah wildfire smoke spreads across Colorado

    Friday, June 23 2017 12:06 AM EDT2017-06-23 04:06:38 GMT
    Smoke from a wildfire in Utah is visible across Southern Colorado.Smoke from a wildfire in Utah is visible across Southern Colorado.

    There is no active wildfire in Colorado Springs or the surrounding area. The cold front moving across Colorado is bringing strong winds that are carrying smoke and haze from a fire in southwestern Utah.

    There is no active wildfire in Colorado Springs or the surrounding area. The cold front moving across Colorado is bringing strong winds that are carrying smoke and haze from a fire in southwestern Utah.

  • Pueblo residents billed for years-old parking tickets

    Pueblo residents billed for years-old parking tickets

    Thursday, June 22 2017 9:00 PM EDT2017-06-23 01:00:39 GMT

    The city is playing catch up, sending out letters to 5,000 people--giving everyone 30 days to pay it.

    The city is playing catch up, sending out letters to 5,000 people--giving everyone 30 days to pay it.

  • Firefighters reflect on Waldo Canyon 5 years later

    Firefighters reflect on Waldo Canyon 5 years later

    Thursday, June 22 2017 8:55 PM EDT2017-06-23 00:55:12 GMT
    The Waldo Canyon Fire burns in western Colorado Springs in June 2012.The Waldo Canyon Fire burns in western Colorado Springs in June 2012.

    Friday will mark the 5 year anniversary of the start of the Waldo Canyon Fire, and Colorado Springs Professional Firefighters are remembering the City's worst natural disaster.

    Friday will mark the 5 year anniversary of the start of the Waldo Canyon Fire, and Colorado Springs Professional Firefighters are remembering the City's worst natural disaster.

  • Colorado State Patrol asks for witnesses to pedestrian hit-and-run crash

    Colorado State Patrol asks for witnesses to pedestrian hit-and-run crash

    Thursday, June 22 2017 8:42 PM EDT2017-06-23 00:42:37 GMT
    C. LinnerudC. Linnerud

    Colorado State Patrol is asking for witnesses to a hit-and-run crash to come forward with information. 

    Colorado State Patrol is asking for witnesses to a hit-and-run crash to come forward with information. 

  • Hummus recalled for possible listeria contamination

    Hummus recalled for possible listeria contamination

    Thursday, June 22 2017 6:50 PM EDT2017-06-22 22:50:53 GMT

    A company in Tennessee has voluntarily issued a recall for select types of hummus because of a possibly contaminated ingredient. 

    A company in Tennessee has voluntarily issued a recall for select types of hummus because of a possibly contaminated ingredient. 

  • Certain radio frequencies restricted during Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

    Certain radio frequencies restricted during Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:32 PM EDT2017-06-22 21:32:48 GMT
    A driver sets off on a practice run for the 2017 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. (KOAA)A driver sets off on a practice run for the 2017 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. (KOAA)

    If you plan on going to the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb practice, qualifying and race day events please make note of the following restrictions put in place late Thursday. 

    If you plan on going to the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb practice, qualifying and race day events please make note of the following restrictions put in place late Thursday. 

  • Senate GOP unveils health care bill; Bennet announces opposition

    Senate GOP unveils health care bill; Bennet announces opposition

    Thursday, June 22 2017 5:20 PM EDT2017-06-22 21:20:23 GMT

    Senate GOP unveils 'Obamacare' overhaul, but some senators, including Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet, are opposed.

    Senate GOP unveils 'Obamacare' overhaul, but some senators, including Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet, are opposed.

  • Justice Gorsuch's home in Boulder County on market for $1.675M

    Justice Gorsuch's home in Boulder County on market for $1.675M

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:55 PM EDT2017-06-22 20:55:57 GMT
    Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch currently serves on the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver. (NBC News)Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch currently serves on the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver. (NBC News)

    BOULDER, Colo. (AP) - Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch has his Colorado home on the market for $1.675 million. 

    BOULDER, Colo. (AP) - Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch has his Colorado home on the market for $1.675 million. 

  • 'Coffee with a Cop' in Colorado Springs this weekend

    'Coffee with a Cop' in Colorado Springs this weekend

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:40 PM EDT2017-06-22 20:40:14 GMT

    Members of local law enforcement will be available for coffee and conversation this weekend in Colorado Springs. 

    Members of local law enforcement will be available for coffee and conversation this weekend in Colorado Springs. 

  • Series of wildfires in SW Colorado may have been set intentionally

    Series of wildfires in SW Colorado may have been set intentionally

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:24 PM EDT2017-06-22 20:24:56 GMT
    Photo: Google Maps via 9NewsPhoto: Google Maps via 9News

    SAN MIGUEL COUNTY (KUSA) - Deputies believe a series of wildfires that broke out in southwestern Colorado Thursday may have been set on purpose. 

    SAN MIGUEL COUNTY (KUSA) - Deputies believe a series of wildfires that broke out in southwestern Colorado Thursday may have been set on purpose. 

  • Grizzly bears taken off threatened species list in Yellowstone

    Grizzly bears taken off threatened species list in Yellowstone

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:14 PM EDT2017-06-22 20:14:18 GMT

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) - The Latest on removing Yellowstone region grizzly bears from federal protections.

    HELENA, Mont. (AP) - The Latest on removing Yellowstone region grizzly bears from federal protections.

  • Judges affirm 'Making a Murderer' confession was coerced

    Judges affirm 'Making a Murderer' confession was coerced

    Thursday, June 22 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-06-22 20:11:27 GMT
    Brendan Dassey appears in court Monday, April 16, 2007, at the Manitowoc County Courthouse in Manitowoc, Wis. Dassey, 17, is charged with first-degree intentional homicide, mutilating a corpse and first-degree sexual assault .Brendan Dassey appears in court Monday, April 16, 2007, at the Manitowoc County Courthouse in Manitowoc, Wis. Dassey, 17, is charged with first-degree intentional homicide, mutilating a corpse and first-degree sexual assault .

    A three-judge federal appeals panel has affirmed that a Wisconsin inmate featured in the Netflix series "Making a Murderer" was coerced into confessing and should be released from prison.

    A three-judge federal appeals panel has affirmed that a Wisconsin inmate featured in the Netflix series "Making a Murderer" was coerced into confessing and should be released from prison.

  • Westbound Highway 50 closed for one hour due to crash

    Westbound Highway 50 closed for one hour due to crash

    Thursday, June 22 2017 2:27 PM EDT2017-06-22 18:27:34 GMT

    The Colorado Department of Transportation reports all westbound lanes of Highway 50 have reopened at the Highway 9 junction following a serious crash. 

    The Colorado Department of Transportation reports all westbound lanes of Highway 50 have reopened at the Highway 9 junction following a serious crash. 

  • Keep kids and pets safe in summer heat

    Keep kids and pets safe in summer heat

    Thursday, June 22 2017 2:25 PM EDT2017-06-22 18:25:39 GMT
    A dog was left in a hot SUV at Academy and Briargate. (KOAA)A dog was left in a hot SUV at Academy and Briargate. (KOAA)

    With these scorching summer temperatures, of course we all know to never leave kids or pets in the car alone, but what do you do if this accidentally happens?

    With these scorching summer temperatures, of course we all know to never leave kids or pets in the car alone, but what do you do if this accidentally happens?

  • Dwight Yoakam to play Pikes Peak Center

    Dwight Yoakam to play Pikes Peak Center

    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:42 PM EDT2017-06-22 17:42:30 GMT
    Dwight Yoakum (Facebook)Dwight Yoakum (Facebook)
    The Pikes Peak Center in Colorado Springs will host country music star Dwight Yoakam for a one night only show on Wednesday, August 2, 2017. Tickets to see the multi-Grammy winner will go on sale Tuesday, June 27 at 10 a.m. There are several places and ways to purchase tickets. Here are links to the Pikes Peak Center and AXS. You can also purchase them at the Pikes Peak Center Box Office or The Broadmoor World Arena Box Office. They will be available by phone at 888-929-7849. Th...
    The Pikes Peak Center in Colorado Springs will host country music star Dwight Yoakam for a one night only show on Wednesday, August 2, 2017. Tickets to see the multi-Grammy winner will go on sale Tuesday, June 27 at 10 a.m. There are several places and ways to purchase tickets. Here are links to the Pikes Peak Center and AXS. You can also purchase them at the Pikes Peak Center Box Office or The Broadmoor World Arena Box Office. They will be available by phone at 888-929-7849. Th...
  • Your Healthy Family: New tablet designed exclusively for seniors

    Your Healthy Family: New tablet designed exclusively for seniors

    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:36 PM EDT2017-06-22 17:36:01 GMT
    The grandpad is an alternative tablet for seniors.The grandpad is an alternative tablet for seniors.

    There is a new tablet available that is designed just for seniors.  It’s called the grandPad and help seniors easily stay connected to family, friends, and the world while keeping seniors from wandering into trouble on the internet. 

    There is a new tablet available that is designed just for seniors.  It’s called the grandPad and help seniors easily stay connected to family, friends, and the world while keeping seniors from wandering into trouble on the internet. 

  • President Trump says he did not record conversations with Comey

    President Trump says he did not record conversations with Comey

    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:19 PM EDT2017-06-22 17:19:57 GMT
    President Donald Trump departs Marine One. (NBC News)President Donald Trump departs Marine One. (NBC News)

    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump says he "did not make" and doesn't have any recordings of his private conversations with James Comey - his fired FBI director. 

    WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump says he "did not make" and doesn't have any recordings of his private conversations with James Comey - his fired FBI director. 

  • First confirmed case of tularemia in El Paso County this year

    First confirmed case of tularemia in El Paso County this year

    Thursday, June 22 2017 12:02 PM EDT2017-06-22 16:02:16 GMT

    The El Paso County Health Department is warning residents to be cautious around wild animals, this warning comes after the confirmation of tularemia in the northeast part of Colorado Springs. 

    The El Paso County Health Department is warning residents to be cautious around wild animals, this warning comes after the confirmation of tularemia in the northeast part of Colorado Springs. 

  • Senate Republicans unveil health care bill

    Senate Republicans unveil health care bill

    Thursday, June 22 2017 11:27 AM EDT2017-06-22 15:27:20 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Republicans unveil health care bill scuttling Obama law, cuts Medicaid, slashes taxes for wealthy.

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Republicans unveil health care bill scuttling Obama law, cuts Medicaid, slashes taxes for wealthy.

  • Increased number of car crashes linked to marijuana legalization

    Increased number of car crashes linked to marijuana legalization

    Thursday, June 22 2017 10:23 AM EDT2017-06-22 14:23:47 GMT
    Colorado State Patrol checks a driver for signs of intoxication. (Twitter)Colorado State Patrol checks a driver for signs of intoxication. (Twitter)

    DENVER (AP) - An insurance study links increased car crash claims to legalized recreational marijuana. 

    DENVER (AP) - An insurance study links increased car crash claims to legalized recreational marijuana. 

  • Tropical Storm Cindy comes ashore along Gulf Coast

    Tropical Storm Cindy comes ashore along Gulf Coast

    Thursday, June 22 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-06-22 14:00:35 GMT
    Tropical Storm CindyTropical Storm Cindy

    Authorities in Florida are urging people to stay off the beaches and out of the Gulf of Mexico until weather conditions brought by Tropical Storm Cindy improve. 

    Authorities in Florida are urging people to stay off the beaches and out of the Gulf of Mexico until weather conditions brought by Tropical Storm Cindy improve. 

  • Driver smashes into elk on I-25 in Colorado Springs

    Driver smashes into elk on I-25 in Colorado Springs

    Thursday, June 22 2017 9:06 AM EDT2017-06-22 13:06:46 GMT
    Colorado State Patrol reminds drivers to watch out for wildlife following a crash involving an elk.Colorado State Patrol reminds drivers to watch out for wildlife following a crash involving an elk.

    Colorado State Patrol is reminding drivers to stay alert on the roads and watch out for crossing wildlife. 

    Colorado State Patrol is reminding drivers to stay alert on the roads and watch out for crossing wildlife. 

  • 5 Around Town: June 24th and 25th

    5 Around Town: June 24th and 25th

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 4:51 PM EDT2017-06-21 20:51:22 GMT

    Summer Bash at Flying Horse Ranch, NSRA Rocky Mountain Street Rod Nationals, Donkey derby Days, Climb For Courage

    Summer Bash at Flying Horse Ranch, NSRA Rocky Mountain Street Rod Nationals, Donkey derby Days, Climb For Courage

  • Your Healthy Family: Urgent Care Doctor has safety warnings for hot weather

    Your Healthy Family: Urgent Care Doctor has safety warnings for hot weather

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 11:19 AM EDT2017-06-21 15:19:14 GMT
    With the hot temperatures we are seeing across southern Colorado it’s important to remember to stay safe if you are out in the heat.With the hot temperatures we are seeing across southern Colorado it’s important to remember to stay safe if you are out in the heat.

    With the hot temperatures we are seeing across southern Colorado it’s important to remember to stay safe if you are out in the heat. Outdoor activities are something we love to do year around here in Colorado, but when the summer temperatures begin to soar Dr. Ian Tullberg, Urgent Care Medical Director with UCHealth Memorial says doing activities like a daily run or hike earlier in the day can make a big difference. ”You need to switch it (your routine) up depending on w...

    With the hot temperatures we are seeing across southern Colorado it’s important to remember to stay safe if you are out in the heat. Outdoor activities are something we love to do year around here in Colorado, but when the summer temperatures begin to soar Dr. Ian Tullberg, Urgent Care Medical Director with UCHealth Memorial says doing activities like a daily run or hike earlier in the day can make a big difference. ”You need to switch it (your routine) up depending on w...

  • Your Healthy Family: Free class happening tonight to help you fight those food cravings

    Your Healthy Family: Free class happening tonight to help you fight those food cravings

    Wednesday, June 21 2017 8:57 AM EDT2017-06-21 12:57:20 GMT
    Learn about the Science of Food CravingsLearn about the Science of Food Cravings

    If you have trouble battling those food cravings there's a free class happening this evening in Colorado Springs that can help you out.   

    If you have trouble battling those food cravings there's a free class happening this evening in Colorado Springs that can help you out.   

  • How To Train For Something Crazy

    How To Train For Something Crazy

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 5:45 PM EDT2017-06-20 21:45:37 GMT

    So what’s my plan in all this? Glad you asked. 

    So what’s my plan in all this? Glad you asked. 

  • Your Healthy Family: Benefits of Salt Therapy

    Your Healthy Family: Benefits of Salt Therapy

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 2:44 PM EDT2017-06-20 18:44:46 GMT
    The new International Health and Wellness Center that just opened at Garden of the Gods Collection features new Himalayan salt therapy rooms.The new International Health and Wellness Center that just opened at Garden of the Gods Collection features new Himalayan salt therapy rooms.

    Salt therapy can offer natural remedies for people suffering from certain respiratory and skin conditions.   

    Salt therapy can offer natural remedies for people suffering from certain respiratory and skin conditions.   

  • Your Healthy Family: Is Nitrous Oxide a good choice to manage pain during labor?

    Your Healthy Family: Is Nitrous Oxide a good choice to manage pain during labor?

    Monday, June 19 2017 12:06 PM EDT2017-06-19 16:06:39 GMT
    Alexandra Cordero and her husband Christian welcomes their second child, daughter Elena into the world on May 24th 2017 at Memorial North.Alexandra Cordero and her husband Christian welcomes their second child, daughter Elena into the world on May 24th 2017 at Memorial North.

    UCHealth Memorial North is the only hospital in southern Colorado right now to introduce the use of nitrous oxide, also known as laughing gas to manage pain during labor. Alexandra Cordero and her husband Christian welcomes their second child, daughter Elena into the world on May 24th 2017 at Memorial North.  “My main goal was to have her put on my chest directly after birth and I was able to do that.  It was really the greatest feeling ever, having her on my chest an...

    UCHealth Memorial North is the only hospital in southern Colorado right now to introduce the use of nitrous oxide, also known as laughing gas to manage pain during labor. Alexandra Cordero and her husband Christian welcomes their second child, daughter Elena into the world on May 24th 2017 at Memorial North.  “My main goal was to have her put on my chest directly after birth and I was able to do that.  It was really the greatest feeling ever, having her on my chest an...

  • Your Healthy Family: UCHealth Memorial North, only labor and delivery unit in southern Colorado to offer Nitrous Oxide

    Your Healthy Family: UCHealth Memorial North, only labor and delivery unit in southern Colorado to offer Nitrous Oxide

    Monday, June 19 2017 11:34 AM EDT2017-06-19 15:34:58 GMT
    UCHealth Memorial Hospital North is now the first hospital in southern Colorado to offer nitrous oxide, better known as laughing gas to women in labor to help manage pain.UCHealth Memorial Hospital North is now the first hospital in southern Colorado to offer nitrous oxide, better known as laughing gas to women in labor to help manage pain.

    UCHealth Memorial Hospital North is now the first hospital in southern Colorado to offer nitrous oxide, better known as laughing gas to women in labor to help manage pain. 

    UCHealth Memorial Hospital North is now the first hospital in southern Colorado to offer nitrous oxide, better known as laughing gas to women in labor to help manage pain. 

  • Colorado Springs to host concert on 5th anniversary of Waldo Canyon Fire

    Colorado Springs to host concert on 5th anniversary of Waldo Canyon Fire

    Tuesday, June 13 2017 4:38 PM EDT2017-06-13 20:38:42 GMT
    A helicopter drops water on the fire as firefighters continued to battle the blaze that burned into the evening hours in Waldo Canyon on the U.S. Air Force Academy June 27, 2012. (Master Sgt. Jeremy Lock USAF)A helicopter drops water on the fire as firefighters continued to battle the blaze that burned into the evening hours in Waldo Canyon on the U.S. Air Force Academy June 27, 2012. (Master Sgt. Jeremy Lock USAF)

    Colorado Springs city council has signed a resolution marking the 5th anniversary of the Waldo Canyon Fire. June 26th will be a day to highlight the "resiliency of the Colorado Springs community." 

    Colorado Springs city council has signed a resolution marking the 5th anniversary of the Waldo Canyon Fire. June 26th will be a day to highlight the "resiliency of the Colorado Springs community." 

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  • Chance honored by Obama, '90s nostalgia rules at BET Awards

    Chance honored by Obama, '90s nostalgia rules at BET Awards

    Monday, June 26 2017 2:12 AM EDT2017-06-26 06:12:32 GMT
    Monday, June 26 2017 6:23 AM EDT2017-06-26 10:23:28 GMT
    Chance the Rapper was honored as rapper and humanitarian at the 2017 BET Awards.
    Chance the Rapper was honored as rapper and humanitarian at the 2017 BET Awards.
  • Joe Arpaio on trial over immigration actions echoing Trump's

    Joe Arpaio on trial over immigration actions echoing Trump's

    Monday, June 26 2017 12:12 AM EDT2017-06-26 04:12:52 GMT
    Monday, June 26 2017 6:23 AM EDT2017-06-26 10:23:20 GMT
    Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio is going on trial in Phoenix on a criminal charge stemming from immigration enforcement actions that are similar to the rhetoric and crackdowns pushed by President Donald Trump.
    Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio is going on trial in Phoenix on a criminal charge stemming from immigration enforcement actions that are similar to the rhetoric and crackdowns pushed by President Donald Trump.
  • 'Pharma Bro' defies advice to keep quiet before fraud trial

    'Pharma Bro' defies advice to keep quiet before fraud trial

    Monday, June 26 2017 12:32 AM EDT2017-06-26 04:32:45 GMT
    Monday, June 26 2017 6:23 AM EDT2017-06-26 10:23:18 GMT
    A former pharmaceutical CEO who became a pariah after raising the cost of a life-saving medication 5,000 percent can't keep quiet ahead of his fraud trial.
    A former pharmaceutical CEO who became a pariah after raising the cost of a life-saving medication 5,000 percent can't keep quiet ahead of his fraud trial.
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  • Las Animas County Commissioner removed from office

    Las Animas County Commissioner removed from office

    Tuesday, June 20 2017 5:56 PM EDT2017-06-20 21:56:04 GMT
    Las Animas County CourthouseLas Animas County Courthouse

    News 5 Investigates has confirmed a Las Animas County commissioner misrepresented his home address during the Nov. 2016 election.  A judge just ordered Anthony Abeyta be removed from his District 1 seat according to court documents obtained by News 5 Investigates.  "The vacancy committee will fill the position," Secretary of State spokeswoman Lynn Bartels said.  On Nov. 8, 2016, Abeyta won a second-term in District 1. Shortly after the results were ann...

    News 5 Investigates has confirmed a Las Animas County commissioner misrepresented his home address during the Nov. 2016 election.  A judge just ordered Anthony Abeyta be removed from his District 1 seat according to court documents obtained by News 5 Investigates.  "The vacancy committee will fill the position," Secretary of State spokeswoman Lynn Bartels said.  On Nov. 8, 2016, Abeyta won a second-term in District 1. Shortly after the results were ann...

  • News 5 Investigates: Did the City of Pueblo shorten lights at red light camera intersections to generate revenue?

    News 5 Investigates: Did the City of Pueblo shorten lights at red light camera intersections to generate revenue?

    Thursday, June 15 2017 11:47 PM EDT2017-06-16 03:47:14 GMT

    New questions are being raised over whether red light cameras in Pueblo are more about revenue and less about safety.  News 5 Investigates has discovered the city is giving drivers less time to get through those intersections which potentially increases your chance of getting a ticket.  The National Motorists Association Foundation which independently studies photo radar and camera enforcement systems calls our findings "concerning".  Almost from the start,...

    New questions are being raised over whether red light cameras in Pueblo are more about revenue and less about safety.  News 5 Investigates has discovered the city is giving drivers less time to get through those intersections which potentially increases your chance of getting a ticket.  The National Motorists Association Foundation which independently studies photo radar and camera enforcement systems calls our findings "concerning".  Almost from the start,...

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  • Your Healthy Family: Smart choices for summer hydration

    Your Healthy Family: Smart choices for summer hydration

    Friday, June 23 2017 11:20 AM EDT2017-06-23 15:20:21 GMT
    The good news is that unless a person is losing fluids excessively, most don?t need any more than plain old water.The good news is that unless a person is losing fluids excessively, most don?t need any more than plain old water.

    The good news is that unless a person is losing fluids excessively, most don't need any more than plain old water. 

    The good news is that unless a person is losing fluids excessively, most don't need any more than plain old water. 

  • Your Healthy Family: New tablet designed exclusively for seniors

    Your Healthy Family: New tablet designed exclusively for seniors

    Thursday, June 22 2017 1:36 PM EDT2017-06-22 17:36:01 GMT
    The grandpad is an alternative tablet for seniors.The grandpad is an alternative tablet for seniors.

    There is a new tablet available that is designed just for seniors.  It’s called the grandPad and help seniors easily stay connected to family, friends, and the world while keeping seniors from wandering into trouble on the internet. 

    There is a new tablet available that is designed just for seniors.  It’s called the grandPad and help seniors easily stay connected to family, friends, and the world while keeping seniors from wandering into trouble on the internet. 

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