Category Archives: Local News

Springs Police Investigate Stolen Police Cruiser Crash

Springs Police Investigate Stolen Police Cruiser Crash

Springs Police continue their investigation after a woman stole and crashed a Colorado Springs Police cruiser on Saturday.   Police say the woman jumped into the cruiser early Saturday morning as officers were investigating a disturbance on North Nevada near Garden of the Gods.  A few minutes later, officers found the cruiser wrecked near Penrose…MORE

Patrick Frazee Trial Scheduled to Continue After Veterans Day

Patrick Frazee Trial Scheduled to Continue After Veterans Day

The murder trial of Patrick Frazee continues Tuesday because courts are closed for Veterans Day. On Friday, the sixth day of testimony revealed that a friend of Frazee testified that the murder suspect told him he could get away with murder if investigators could not find a body.  Joseph Moore also said Frazee was surprised…MORE

6 Fatal Crashes Happen within 12 Hours

6 Fatal Crashes Happen within 12 Hours

The Colorado State Patrol is investigating six fatal crashes that happened in just a span of 12-hours on Saturday and Sunday.  Col. Matthew Packard, Chief of the State Patrol, tweeted yesterday that all of the accidents were likely due to speed or alcohol. One person died in Delta County, two people were killed in Weld…MORE

The Who Coming Back to Denver After Cancelled Show

The Who Coming Back to Denver After Cancelled Show

Fans who hope to see The Who on their latest concert tour now know when they’ll be in Denver.  The band has set May 2nd as the date for their delayed concert at the Pepsi Center.  The Who had been scheduled to be in Denver September 29th but were forced to cancel when Roger Daltrey…MORE

Trial Continues in Drag Racing Homicide Case

Trial Continues in Drag Racing Homicide Case

A trial continues in Colorado Springs for a woman, who police say hit and killed a Colorado Springs man, while she was allegedly drag racing. 32 year old Alisha Beauchamp is facing a charge of vehicular homicide in the death of Norman Giddings. The Springs man was turning onto E. Cimarron Street on the morning…MORE

Victim in Fatal Shooting Has Been Identified

Victim in Fatal Shooting Has Been Identified

The El Paso County Coroner’s office identified the victim of a shooting on Westmeadow Drive off Star Ranch Road on October 27th. The death of 30-year old Alexis Sanchez is the 20th homicide in the city this year. This time last year, there were 27-homicides.MORE

Fort Carson Set To Receive Grant to Improve Gate 19

Fort Carson Set To Receive Grant to Improve Gate 19

The road to a gate at the Fort Carson is about to get a big upgrade.  Colorado Senator Cory Gardner announced yesterday that the U.S. Department of Transportation is awarding an $18 million grant to help with improvements at Gate 19.  The road leading from I-25 to the gate is unpaved but has seen increased…MORE

Fort Carson Soldier Arrested for Alleged Check Cashing Scheme

Fort Carson Soldier Arrested for Alleged Check Cashing Scheme

An active-duty Fort Carson soldier is under arrest for an alleged check-cashing scheme.  Fountain Police say Christian Johnson is facing a number of charges, including money laundering, forgery, criminal impersonation and fraud.  Investigators say Johnson used social media to entice people into cashing checks for him, allowing them to keep some of the money.  However,…MORE

Legal Sports Gambling Passes in Colorado

Legal Sports Gambling Passes in Colorado

It was a close election, but legal sports gambling is coming to Colorado and could start next May.  Proposition DD passed with 51% of the vote. Operators of existing casinos in the state will be allowed to apply for licenses for on-site or online betting.  The taxes on the proceeds will go toward water projects…MORE

Grisly Details Revealed in Krystal Kenny Testimony

Grisly Details Revealed in Krystal Kenny Testimony

The murder trial of Patrick Frazee is entering its 5th day in Teller County.   Wednesday, Krystal Kenny gave chilling testimony about how she cleaned up the blood in Kelsey Berreth’s Woodland Park townhouse after Patrick Frazee allegedly beat her to death with a baseball bat. Kenney explained she removed many items she couldn’t get…MORE