June 3, 2013 11:33 AM
News Manager with Online Emphasis We call this position a Content Manager, but that hardly explains it. Think assignments manager meets web/social media manager. This is a wonderful opportunity for a journalist with TONS of web savvy to move into a management position. Content Managers make tough editorial decisions and... more »
April 16, 2013 2:18 PM
Six out of nine strangers were sworn in to replace Colorado Springs City Council members.
On Tuesday a ceremony was held at Colorado Springs City Hall to formally induct the six new council members. In April's election, all of the incumbents running for re-election were voted out of office,... more »
April 16, 2013 11:49 AM
Category: News Position/Title: Content Producer Details: KOAA Television, the Cordillera-owned, consistent #1 NBC affiliate in Colorado Springs/Pueblo, CO seeks a Full time Content Producer to produce on-air newscasts and create online content for KOAA.com. We are looking for a true producer, not a show stacker; an aggressive individual with the... more »
March 28, 2013 3:45 PM
Questions are being raised about selling off Colorado Springs City water in times of drought.
A second year of extreme drought has left our reservoirs low, at less than 50% capacity. Water restrictions and higher rates for some customers are also going into effect.
"We're looking at a... more »
March 21, 2013 11:25 AM
KOAA and KOAA.com, the Cordillera owned #1 NBC affiliate in Colorado Springs-Pueblo, CO, is seeking a Digital Media Marketing Director . KOAA/#1 NBC has immediate opening for progressive, multi-platform savvy marketing director. Responsible for planning, development and implementation of all of the organization's marketing strategies, marketing communications, and public relations... more »
January 30, 2013 10:16 PM
The Colorado Springs Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying two men who attempted to entice children into their vehicles.
On Monday, Jan. 28, two elementary school girls were asked to get into a vehicle with a stranger near the area of 2000 South Corona Avenue.... more »
January 25, 2013 1:11 PM
KOAA and KOAA.com, the Cordillera owned #1 NBC affiliate in Colorado Springs-Pueblo, CO, is seeking a Photojournalist. Candidate will gather facts, interviews and b-roll for stories as needed, both alone, and with a reporter. Post news and breaking news from the field to our social media platforms. There is a... more »
December 12, 2012 5:59 PM
KOAA's busy Marketing Department is searching for a creative and talented motion graphics artist.
Ideal candidate will have professional experience creating motion graphic elements, 3D animation, keying and compositing in After Effects, and logo design. This is not an entry level position and candidate must have motion graphics experience.... more »
August 16, 2012 11:49 PM
The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is asking for your help in finding a man wanted for several different charges.
Teto Peter Foust is wanted on several charges including felony aggravated sexual assault on a child, aggravated robbery, first degree robbery, and wrongs to an at risk adult.
... more »
July 17, 2012 7:51 AM
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - A 72-year-old man is facing charges after Colorado Springs police were called to investigate a complaint of sexual assault on a child. Authorities say Bobby Caddell was arrested Monday for investigation of charges of sexual assault on a child by a person in a position... more »
July 6, 2012 5:10 AM
Crawdad Fishing Saturday 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Fountain Creek Nature Center Fountain $5 Non Members
Creek Splash Saturday 10 - 11:30 a.m. Bear Creek Nature Center Colorado Springs $4 Non Members
Farmer's Market Saturday 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. The Citadel Colorado Springs Free to Browse
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June 27, 2012 11:25 AM
The Waldo Canyon Fire has caused 32,500 people to be evacuated in Colorado Springs and El Paso County.
At a morning news conference, officials said structures were lost in the last 24 hours, but they don't have a good count at this point.
Firefighting efforts continue with hundreds... more »
June 15, 2012 8:11 AM
Update: Police say the man who barricaded himself in an apartment in Manitou Springs is in custody.
Manitou Springs police responded to a drunk and disorderly conduct call on the 1200 block of Manitou Avenue a little before 3:30 this morning.
When they arrived the man was refusing... more »
May 12, 2012 9:06 AM
Be ready for some new rules at the Manitou Incline starting Saturday
The Gazette says the rules will be posted this morning, weather pending.
NO dogs (even on a leash) Incline Hours: Dawn to Dusk Uphill Travel Only Pack out Your Trash Use the bathrooms supplied... more »
May 8, 2012 7:15 AM
A vehicle crashed into the front of a medical marijuana dispensary early Tuesday morning.
It happened on the 3600 block of Galley Road in Colorado Springs. That is the Happy Buddha Wellness Center.
Investigators say the vehicle was unoccupied and still running when they found it.
They... more »
March 27, 2012 6:47 AM
The debate over whether to install surveillance cameras in downtown Colorado Springs could come to a head tonight.
The cameras would be installed at various locations throughout an 11 block area downtown, along Tejon and Nevada between Boulder and Rio Grande.
It would cost the city an up-front investment... more »
February 4, 2012 9:33 AM
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - Mitt Romney is making his first campaign stop of 2012 in Colorado Springs. Romney has been a frequent visitor to Colorado for fundraisers, but Saturday's campaign stop at a Colorado Springs business is Romney's first campaign stop seeking caucus support. Republicans hold precinct caucuses on... more »
January 31, 2012 8:13 PM
Half of the GOP field left the sunshine state to come here.
Ron Paul spent time in Fort Collins and Denver earlier today before heading south to energize his supporters in Colorado Springs. During a brief stop at the Colorado Springs Airport, Paul told supporters that if he were... more »
January 29, 2012 8:37 PM
This is the beginning of the end to two murder cases. In one, a tow truck driver was dragged over a mile. In the other, a body of a 7-year-old possibly buried alive beneath her home. This case, of young Genesis Sims death, has had an especially dramatic last year.... more »
January 24, 2012 7:54 AM
We have reports of a multiple shooting at the Timberlane Apartments in Colorado Springs.
That's on E. Bijou.
Police say it happened around 4:30 a.m.
We know that at least one person has been injured.
January 20, 2012 7:33 AM
Colorado Springs Police are reporting a hit and run.
It happened a little after 1 a.m. on Dominion Way. That's near Dublin and Academy.
Investigators say one person was hit by a car and then fled the scene.
The pedestrian was taken to the hospital, but condition... more »
December 17, 2011 11:39 PM
Colorado voters will be deciding in November whether the state should become the first to completely legalize marijuana. This week, the group Sensible Colorado announced that they have collected enough signatures to put the issue on the ballot.
Bob Wiley is a local spokesperson for the group. He says... more »
December 7, 2011 1:57 PM
Ginger and Apricot Glazed Duck Breast
Yields 4 servings
4 Ea 8oz Duck Breasts 1 Tbsp Fresh Ginger, Grated 1 Cup Apricot Jam ½ Cup Dried Apricots, Chopped 2 Oz Brandy 2 Tbsp Butter
In a small bowl, whisk together half of the ginger and half of the jam. Lay the... more »
November 28, 2011 7:34 PM
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) - An 18-year-old freshman at Colorado State University found unresponsive in his dorm room has died.
The (Fort Collins) Coloradoan reports hat 18-year-old Sean William McGowan of Springs, Texas, was found unresponsive in his Summit Hall room Monday morning. He was taken to Poudre Valley... more »
November 23, 2011 7:51 AM
Police are investigating a suspicious death in Colorado Springs this morning.
It happened on the 2600 block of Gold Camp Road. That's in the foothills of Colorado Springs.
Colorado Springs Fire Department says they received a call about a fire at a dirt road called Captain Jack's Trail... more »
November 19, 2011 10:09 AM
A Colorado Springs man is recovering this morning, after being stabbed.
It happened on Maxwell Street in the Stratmoor area around 9:00 last night.
The El Paso County Sheriff's Office tells us the man was 57 years old. He was taken to the hospital where police say he... more »
November 15, 2011 7:09 AM
Colorado Springs Police are reporting a shooting that happened around 4 a.m.
One man was shot. He has been taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Police do not know where the shooting took place, but they told us they made contact with the victim on Cheyenne... more »
September 21, 2011 8:16 PM
Want to be a true enterprise journalist at a station that supports true comprehensive storytelling, in one of the top 5 places to live in the country and at a #1 News Station? Well then apply today at KOAA/NBC Colorado Springs, Pueblo for a Reporter/Multi Media Journalist opening. This reporter... more »
July 5, 2011 6:12 AM
Colorado Springs Police are searching for a man who they say, asked a nine year-old an inappropriate question.
It happened in the carmel middle school area, that's near Fountain Blvd. and Chelton Rd.
Police say he pulled up to the girl who was waiting for an ice cream... more »
April 27, 2011 1:02 PM
GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - Some Glenwood Springs City Council members say they're willing to consider relaxing a 16-year-old ban on wood-burning stoves because newer models produce less pollution.
The Glenwood Springs Post Independent reports that resident Craig Ullmann asked the council to reconsider the ban because he wants... more »
January 22, 2011 11:11 AM
Colorado Springs Police are investigating a stabbing that took place at around 1:30am Saturday in the 1700 block of Arbor Way.
When officers arrived at the scene, they found 37 year old Christian Bowie outside of a residence suffering from what appeared to be a stabbing wound to the... more »
September 27, 2010 8:15 AM
Residents in Oak Creek have been told to boil town water for drinking and cooking, after a leaking valve left the town without water for about four hours Saturday night.
Water service has been restored, but crews are chlorinating the system.
Oak Creek Fire Chief Chuck Wisecup told... more »
September 23, 2010 3:38 PM
The Army says soldiers who returned to Fort Carson from Afghanistan this spring had fewer behavior problems and were more likely to seek help than soldiers on previous combat tours.
Maj. Gen. David G. Perkins, the post's commander, said Thursday that soldiers from the 4th Infantry Division's 4th Brigade... more »
September 8, 2010 8:46 AM
Colorado Springs Emergency Management is sending staff to Boulder County this morning to help bone-weary staffers there deal with day three of a wildfire that's leveled nearly 100 homes and other structures.
Bret Waters, Director of CSEM received the request Tuesday afternoon. He committed the staff without hesitation.
... more »
September 8, 2010 8:37 AM
A judge has ruled that anti-tax activist Douglas Bruce won't be held in contempt of court for not testifying in a lawsuit about tax-slashing ballot measures, but he will have to answer questions about them.
Denver District Judge Brian Whitney ruled Tuesday against the attorney general's request to hold... more »
September 7, 2010 8:36 AM
Authorities say a pickup drifted off a Colorado highway and crashed, killing a University of Wyoming football player and injuring three teammates.
The Colorado State Patrol says Ruben Narcisse, 19, of Miami was killed in the crash early Monday. Trey Fox, 19, of Glenwood Springs, Christian Morgan,18, of Aurora,... more »
September 3, 2010 11:25 AM
A man in his 50's was beaten by robbers in the parking lot of the Mountain View Apartments on Westmeadow Dr. in Colorado Springs.
It happened at around 9:15 Thursday night.
Police Officers say the victim was accosted by two young black men demanding money. They took his... more »
September 2, 2010 11:03 AM
The long Labor Day Weekend is almost upon us. If you're trying to find something to do without draining your gas tank, Cheyenne Mountain State Park has some programs to entertain the whole family.
Camping sites for the park are already booked for the weekend.
Saturday: Junior Ranger... more »
September 2, 2010 10:24 AM
Members of First Baptist Church in the South Dakota town of White are remembering a former pastor who was killed in Afghanistan this week while serving as an Army chaplain.
The Rev. Dale Goetz served the South Dakota church from November 2000 to December 2003. Vonnie Lucas, a member... more »
August 31, 2010 5:17 PM
A van left the road and ran into a business Tuesday afternoon in Colorado Springs.
It happened at 12th and Colorado. The vehicle broke glass and damaged a bay window at a psychotherapy business. No one was injured.
Police will investigate if alcohol or drugs played a role... more »
August 31, 2010 3:02 PM
Traverse the night sky through telescopes with the guidance of the Colorado Springs Astronomical Society this Friday at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo. The Zoo will host its final Stargazer Night of the year.
Cool Science and Science Matters will have fun activities for kids of all ages. Check out... more »
August 30, 2010 8:48 AM
The Colorado Springs-based Christian group Focus on the Family is accusing national gay advocacy groups of using bullying-prevention initiatives at schools to introduce the viewpoint that homosexuality is normal.
Focus on the Family education expert Candi Cushman told The Denver Post that the Christian group supports bullying prevention but... more »
August 27, 2010 4:10 PM
Former Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice was named the 2009 T.D. White Award recipient by the Air Force Academy, for her distinguished career working for Presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush.
On Thursday, Rice and Lt. Gen. Mike Gould attached Dr. Rice's name to a plaque listing... more »
August 27, 2010 2:32 PM
With the weekend here, it's time to get outside and remember why it's so wonderful to live in Colorado.
You don't have to go far to immerse yourself in beauty--Cheyenne Mountain State Park in Colorado Springs has plenty for you to do--from hiking to special programs.
Here's what's... more »
August 27, 2010 12:20 PM
The USOC has an immediate opening for an Administrative Specialist at its Colorado Springs headquarters.
The pay is $10 - $14 per hour.
* Maintains HRIS databases for new hire record creation, benefit enrollments and changes, COBRA, LOA's and terminations * Provide administrative support for... more »
August 27, 2010 9:38 AM
A stolen SUV crashed into a home in the 3000 block of E. Pikes Peak Ave. The driver fled the scene, but was later caught by police. It happened just after 5 am Friday.
The suspect is being held on charges including hit and run and motor vehicle theft.... more »
August 27, 2010 8:38 AM
Eight soldiers from the Colorado Army National Guard are returning home after a nine-month deployment in Bahrain. A homecoming ceremony is planned Friday at Peterson Air Force Base.
The soldiers are members of Commercial Imagery Team 4 from the Colorado Guard's 117th Space Battalion. The unit provided commercial satellite... more »
August 26, 2010 8:52 AM
State wildlife officials say development and recreation have contributed to the declining number of deer in the Roaring Fork Valley.
The Colorado Division of Wildlife is looking at lowering the population goal and changing the number of hunting licenses issued for the area that stretches from Aspen to Glenwood... more »
August 24, 2010 10:33 AM
Colorado Springs Police arrested a 52-year-old man for alleged sexual assault on a 17-year-old girl.
According to police, the pair drank beer together at a mobile home, followed by the assault.
Under arrest: Timothy Kiner, 52. more »
August 24, 2010 8:15 AM
The Colorado Springs City Council has decided against asking voters in November to weigh in on what to do about the 176 medical marijuana dispensaries in the city.
Councilman Darryl Glenn suggested Monday that voters should be asked whether to ban the centers, but his proposal didn't get enough... more »
August 23, 2010 10:42 AM
Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor are scheduled to attend a judicial conference in Colorado Springs next weekend.
About 800 judges from the 10th U.S. Circuit are expected at the conference. It's closed to the public, but C-SPAN is scheduled to broadcast a talk by Ginsburg... more »
August 23, 2010 10:25 AM
An Army private from Fort Carson had a surprise reunion in Afghanistan with his father, an Army sergeant from a Texas unit.
Sgt. 1st Class Marc Seal tracked down his son, Pfc. Nolan Seal, at the Kandahar Airfield on Aug. 9.
The elder Seal is an infantry squad... more »
August 19, 2010 3:27 PM
About 3,800 soldiers from Fort Carson are staying behind in Iraq in a training role, even though the last U.S. combat troops have pulled out.
The 3rd Brigade Combat Team of the 4th Infantry Division is assigned to help train Iraqi security forces. The soldiers deployed to southern Iraq... more »
August 19, 2010 10:26 AM
A car has crashed through a window into the Satellite Hotel, on Academy Blvd., in Colorado Springs.
The driver, described by emergency crews on scene as an 85-year-old man, was not hurt. No one inside the hotel was hurt, either.
The hotel is described as structurally sound. more »
August 16, 2010 11:28 AM
Fort Carson is formally starting construction on a $31 million physical fitness center. A groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled for Monday afternoon.
Construction is expected to be finished in January 2012. The center will have a gymnasium with basketball courts, an indoor running track, racquetball courts, swimming pools, fitness and... more »
August 12, 2010 12:47 PM
Colorado Springs Police are looking for two men who reportedly forced their way into a home on Brookside early Thursday.
Five people inside the house reported two men forced their way through the front door just before 1 a.m. One man had a gun, the other a large knife.... more »
August 9, 2010 11:09 AM
It's sprint time for Colorado Senate candidates in primary elections. They're working the phones, waving signs on busy street corners and putting final touches on what they hope will be victory speeches Tuesday night.
Democrats are focusing on Colorado Springs. That's because El Paso is the most populous Colorado... more »
July 6, 2010 7:16 PM
Olympic Gold Medalist Steve Holcomb, who piloted his famous "Night Train" to the first United States Olympic gold medal in the four-man bobsled in 62 years in Vancouver, has been selected as the official torch lighter for the 2010 Rocky Mountain State Games.
Holcomb is a Colorado Springs resident.... more »