Penny's current condition is being treated as serious, according to the most recent update on the newest member of the giraffe herd at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.
An El Paso County deputy has been released from the hospital after being shot during a shootout late Sunday morning. Sheriff's deputies responded to the 12000 block of Highway 94 early Sunday morning, after a man reportedly drove himself to Memorial Hospital with an apparent gunshot wound and said his friend had been shot in that area.
The Rampart Fire, burning several miles northeast of Woodland Park, was caused by lightning, according to the U.S. Forest Service.
The Colorado Springs Police Violent Crimes Unit is investigating a deadly crash that happened Sunday afternoon off of Platte and Powers. According to police, the reports initially came in as a deadly crash - but when officers started gathering information they learned it was intentional.