A shortage in construction workers is being felt across the nation and it's hit Colorado Springs hard. While it's no secret the demand is high for housing across the city right now and it's been growing for decades, but without enough skilled workers to build those houses, it's driving prices up and contributing to the housing shortage.
MEXICO CITY (AP) - The Latest on the strong earthquake that hit Mexico City (all times local):The government of Mexico's southern Oaxaca state reported one death from a major earthquake that devastated the country's center.
PUEBLO - One of Pueblo's most wanted fugitives has been taken into custody, Tuesday. Police arrested 33-year old Robert Tenorio near East 5th Street and North Ogden Street in Pueblo.
PUEBLO - The Alamosa Police Department have issued a warrant for the arrest of 30-year old Nazzareth Michael DeLuna, who is reported to be living in Pueblo. According to a police report DeLuna was at a residence on the 1100 block of Bell Ave where he was causing a disturbance, and set the house on fire.
An Oregon congressman took time from a conference in Denver to take a look at the largest legal marijuana grow in the country headquartered in Pueblo County. Congressman Earl Blumenauer visited the Los Suenos Farm in Avondale which is working towards it's third harvest starting next week. "Pueblo is sort of an epicenter," said Rep. Blumenauer. If you didn't know Blumenauer is pro-pot, you just had to look at his bowtie with a marijuana leaf pattern to understan...
The death of Tim Watkins has turned into a homicide investigation. Watkins' body found in the very place where he loved to ride on Sunday and there remain a lot of unanswered questions a day later. This news has most people on edge in the heart of Palmer Lake, with a strong warning from the El Paso County Sheriff's Office to remain vigilant. "It's a small town, you feel safe in a town like this, that's why people move here," David Tenace, a neighbor said.