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  • Around Town: July 15th and 16th

    Around Town: July 15th and 16th

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 1:16 PM EDT2017-07-12 17:16:21 GMT

    As we head towards the middle of July, there are plenty of events going on … Pikes Peak Or Bust Rodeo The Pikes Peak Or Bust Rodeo starts Wednesday and runs through this Saturday. The 77th year for the rodeo will include all of your favorite rodeo events at the Norris-Penrose Event Center.  There will be multiple opportunities to watch bareback riding, steer wrestling, roping, barrel racing, bull riding, and bullfighting. Tickets run between $18 and $50 and parking is fr...

    As we head towards the middle of July, there are plenty of events going on … Pikes Peak Or Bust Rodeo The Pikes Peak Or Bust Rodeo starts Wednesday and runs through this Saturday. The 77th year for the rodeo will include all of your favorite rodeo events at the Norris-Penrose Event Center.  There will be multiple opportunities to watch bareback riding, steer wrestling, roping, barrel racing, bull riding, and bullfighting. Tickets run between $18 and $50 and parking is fr...

  • Around Town: December 17th & 18th

    Around Town: December 17th & 18th

    Wednesday, December 14 2016 2:32 PM EST2016-12-14 19:32:39 GMT

    Pride And Prejudice A play adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic novel will hit the stage at the Ute Pass Cultural Center on Saturday. “Pride and Prejudice” will be performed by you actors and actresses from Teller and Park counties. Shows will be at 2pm and 7pm. Admission is free, but donations are accepted to help with production costs. You can reserve seats and find more information here. Acoustic Eidolon Joe and Hannah Scott will be back at The Glen Eyrie Cast...

    Pride And Prejudice A play adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic novel will hit the stage at the Ute Pass Cultural Center on Saturday. “Pride and Prejudice” will be performed by you actors and actresses from Teller and Park counties. Shows will be at 2pm and 7pm. Admission is free, but donations are accepted to help with production costs. You can reserve seats and find more information here. Acoustic Eidolon Joe and Hannah Scott will be back at The Glen Eyrie Cast...

  • Around Town: December 10th & 11th

    Around Town: December 10th & 11th

    Sunday, November 27 2016 1:19 PM EST2016-11-27 18:19:14 GMT

    World Dance festival Colorado Springs Fitness Expo will present an evening dedicated to world dance on Saturday at 7pm. The event at the Lon Chaney Theater on East Kiowa will feature cultural dance performances from around the world that will include traditional costumes, folk dance, fusion performances, and even modern dance styles around the world. Pre-sale tickets at $10 and tickets wt the door will cost $15. You can find more information here. Old North End Holiday Home T...

    World Dance festival Colorado Springs Fitness Expo will present an evening dedicated to world dance on Saturday at 7pm. The event at the Lon Chaney Theater on East Kiowa will feature cultural dance performances from around the world that will include traditional costumes, folk dance, fusion performances, and even modern dance styles around the world. Pre-sale tickets at $10 and tickets wt the door will cost $15. You can find more information here. Old North End Holiday Home T...

  • Around Town: December 3rd & 4th

    Around Town: December 3rd & 4th

    Wednesday, November 23 2016 3:35 PM EST2016-11-23 20:35:14 GMT

    Star Days: A Far Away Galaxy Space Foundation Discovery Center has the perfect day for Star Wars fans planned for Saturday. Come dressed as your favorite character from 10 am to 4 pm for star Days: A Far Away Galaxy. There will be themes droids, crafts, dance offs, and movies. Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be aired at 11 am with popcorn!  The event is included in general admission, which runs $10 for adults and $5 for kids 5-17. You can find out more here. Nutcracker, T...

    Star Days: A Far Away Galaxy Space Foundation Discovery Center has the perfect day for Star Wars fans planned for Saturday. Come dressed as your favorite character from 10 am to 4 pm for star Days: A Far Away Galaxy. There will be themes droids, crafts, dance offs, and movies. Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be aired at 11 am with popcorn!  The event is included in general admission, which runs $10 for adults and $5 for kids 5-17. You can find out more here. Nutcracker, T...

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  • Two juveniles arrested for alleged sex assault on video

    Two juveniles arrested for alleged sex assault on video

    Friday, July 21 2017 8:34 PM EDT2017-07-22 00:34:11 GMT

    Pueblo Police say they arrested the two juvenile suspects they believe sexually assaulted a teenage girl on video, which was then posted to Facebook.

    Pueblo Police say they arrested the two juvenile suspects they believe sexually assaulted a teenage girl on video, which was then posted to Facebook.

  • Graphic book pulled from Colorado Springs middle school

    Graphic book pulled from Colorado Springs middle school

    Friday, July 21 2017 12:34 AM EDT2017-07-21 04:34:47 GMT
    "Perfect Chemistry" by Simone Elkeles pulled by District 20 administrators from Challenger Middle School. (KOAA)"Perfect Chemistry" by Simone Elkeles pulled by District 20 administrators from Challenger Middle School. (KOAA)

    A controversial book has been pulled from a Colorado Springs middle school after administrators say it should have never made it into the school in the first place. But librarians filed a petition against this, saying it's censorship. The District 20 School Board essentially voted to reject this petition on Thursday night, saying the book called "Perfect Chemistry" is not suitable for a middle school audience because of its inappropriate content. 

    A controversial book has been pulled from a Colorado Springs middle school after administrators say it should have never made it into the school in the first place. But librarians filed a petition against this, saying it's censorship. The District 20 School Board essentially voted to reject this petition on Thursday night, saying the book called "Perfect Chemistry" is not suitable for a middle school audience because of its inappropriate content. 

  • Police: Video shows teens watching, laughing as man drowns

    Police: Video shows teens watching, laughing as man drowns

    Friday, July 21 2017 12:03 PM EDT2017-07-21 16:03:04 GMT
    31-year-old Jamel Dunn drowned in a retention pond on July 9.31-year-old Jamel Dunn drowned in a retention pond on July 9.

    Authorities in Florida say a group of teens watched and laughed as a man drowned in a retention pond last week.

    Authorities in Florida say a group of teens watched and laughed as a man drowned in a retention pond last week.

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