Category Archives: Local News

UC Health wants all employees vaccinated

    UC Health announced that it’ll be requiring all employees to get vaccinated for Covid-19. The requirement also extends to UC Health’s providers, partners, and volunteers. UC Health officials say they want to set an example for the community and by doing so hope to end the pandemic sooner. They are also providing a…MORE

National group honors Suthers

A website that reports on state and local governments around the country says Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers deserves some special attention.  Suthers was named this week to Route Fifty’s list of 10 Mayors to Watch.  The website said Suthers was notable for fighting to keep Space Command Headquarters in Colorado Springs, and for his…MORE

Springs airport numbers up

  Good news for the Colorado Springs Airport. In June just under 100 thousand people flew out of the Springs airport, which is a 13 year high. Numbers for the month of July are expected to be even better according to airport officials. Several factors are at play, including more people travelling after receiving covid…MORE

The Delta variant rises in El Paso County

While the Delta variant is on the rise in El Paso County, officials are working to get in touch with parents with kids who need their second vaccination. MORE

Family of Olympic gold medalist has 4 wheelers stolen in Springs

  A Colorado Springs family watched their daughter win a gold medal in Taekwondo at the Summer Olympics, while at the same time filing a police report because 2 of their 4 wheel vehicles were stolen from their home. 18 year old Ana Zolotic won the gold medal during the first weekend of the Olympics.…MORE

Toddler dies after falling two-stories

  AURORA– A two-year-old boy has succumbed to his injuries after falling two stories at an aurora mall. It happened around 4:30 Sunday at the Aurora Town Center. Authorities say the boy’s father was holding his son at the top of the escalator when the child slipped out of his dad’s arms and fell to…MORE

New Springs Police program begins

  Colorado Springs police are launching a new program beginning Monday Night called the “9pm routine” campaign. The program will run through Sunday August 1st. Each night at 9 springs police will send out social media posts reminding residents to lock their cars, make sure garage doors are closed, keep outside lights on. It’s an…MORE

Name Changes for 3 local AF Bases

  Peterson and Schriever Air Force Bases along with Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station are undergoing name changes beginning Monday July 26th. The bases will be renamed Peterson Space Force Base, Schriever Space Force Base and Cheyenne Mountain Space Force Station. Air Force officials are making the change saying it better reflects their roles in…MORE

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