PHANTOM NEWS

DECEMBER 14. 2016

Kickoff for No Man’s Land gateway project

The project, considered a gateway from Old Colorado City to Manitou Springs and Ute Pass, is funded by the PPRTA. Officials broke ground in a ceremony Monday for the…

Kickoff for No Man’s Land gateway project
DECEMBER 14. 2016

State rep. Tim Leonard to jail

Leonard is believed to be the first sitting Colorado state lawmaker sentenced to jail in at least four decades. State Rep. Tim Leonard, R-Evergreen, was jailed for 14 days…

State rep. Tim Leonard to jail
DECEMBER 14. 2016

Springs math teacher sues the state to vote his conscience as a member of the Electoral College

Your local “Hamilton Elector” On a recent Monday, Bob Nemanich sat in a red rocking chair on the front porch in his Middle Shooks Run neighborhood, contemplating the future…

Springs math teacher sues the state to vote his conscience as a member of the Electoral College
DECEMBER 14. 2016

Drainage project begins

The $4 million project kicked off on Monday. A media event took place Monday kicking off a $4 million stormwater project on Monument Branch, a tributary to Monument Creek….

Drainage project begins
DECEMBER 14. 2016

Planned Parenthood, NARAL plan for the storm ahead

Birth patrol

Emma Blackburn has taken three friends to doctors’ appointments for intrauterine devices (IUDs) since the balance of power tipped. They came to her for guidance because she had already gotten an IUD for herself.…

Planned Parenthood, NARAL plan for the storm ahead
DECEMBER 14. 2016

Bennet names Julies Levy Duvall as state aide

Julie Levy Duvall will be based in Denver. U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colorado, last week named Julie Levy Duvall as head of his Colorado operations, based in Denver. Duvall,…

Bennet names Julies Levy Duvall as state aide
DECEMBER 14. 2016

Keith King wants to use his expense account to hire a ghost writer

Given his time in elected office, it’s hard to imagine why he’d need help. What to do with an extra $3,000? For City Councilor Keith King, the answer is:…

Keith King wants to use his expense account to hire a ghost writer
DECEMBER 14. 2016

Hannah Mitchell-Parsons promoted at Regional Business Alliance

Parsons replaces Al Wenstrand, who is retiring after holding the position since April 2014. Hannah Mitchell-Parsons has been promoted by the Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance to the role…

Hannah Mitchell-Parsons promoted at Regional Business Alliance
DECEMBER 14. 2016

Adopt a cat — or 30 — this weekend

The event is sponsored by Wild Blue Animal Rescue and Sanctuary and Heuberger.

Looking to adopt a kitty?…

Adopt a cat — or 30 — this weekend
DECEMBER 14. 2016

Poking into the curious world of Mary Roach

Probe

Journalist Mary Roach had no special interest in writing a book when an agent approached her back in 2000 after reading her Salon.com column. In fact, she told him, “Don’t be silly!”…

Poking into the curious world of Mary Roach