‘Bullet-looking missile thing’ turns heads along highway south of Boulder

What the heck is that thing? It’s fair to assume that question was on the minds of many people who traveled along Colo. 128 south of Boulder this week if they happened to catch a glimpse of what appeared to be a large, silver projectile perched alongside the highway and pointed north toward town. The […]

Obama: U.S. re-establishing relations with Cuba

Click photo to enlarge WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama abruptly announced the U.S. is re-establishing long-broken diplomatic relations with Cuba on Wednesday, declaring an end to America’s “outdated approach” to the communist island in a historic shift aimed at ending a half-century of Cold War enmity. “These 50 years have shown that isolation has […]

Springs ink company announces Sunlight Inks

By Marija B. Vader Chemists Ruizhang Wang and Qi Wang formulate molecules at CTI Inks. Chromatic Technologies Inc. (CTI) of Colorado Springs introduced its Sunlight Inks for decoration applications in the aluminum can manufacturing industry. In August, Chromatic Technologies Inc. launched Sunlight Inks for use in the label industry. The company’s new inks are the […]

New Tech event Thursday

By Marija B. Vader The next New Tech event in Colorado Springs will feature an alternative to credit cards, Locagram and a website that single people can meet men with beards. The event takes place Thursday at 5:30 at Epicentral Coworking Space, 409 N. Tejon. Nick Lee is the host of the event. Based in Denver, […]

2014 Arctic report card documents ongoing global warming impacts

A NASA Blue Marble view of Earth, with Greenland parts of the Arctic visible top-center. Arctic warming twice as fast as rest of the planet Staff Report FRISCO — Parts of the Arctic Ocean are warming by nearly 1 degree Fahrenheit every decade, and overall, Arctic temperatures are rising twice as fast the global average, […]

Falling Gas Prices Could Harm Colorado’s Oil & Gas Industry

DENVER (CBS4) – While prices at the pump are pleasing to many drivers so far this holiday season, the plummeting prices of oil are a bit concerning for Colorado’s oil and gas industry. Coloradans are paying an average of $2.52 per gallon. That’s 54 cents less than a year ago when it was $3.06. “Colorado […]

Falling Gas Prices Could Harm Colorado’s Oil & Gas Industry

DENVER (CBS4) – While prices at the pump are pleasing to many drivers so far this holiday season, the plummeting prices of oil are a bit concerning for Colorado’s oil and gas industry. Coloradans are paying an average of $2.52 per gallon. That’s 54 cents less than a year ago when it was $3.06. “Colorado […]

Police Search For Thief Who Stole Guns, Ammo From Denver Deputy’s Car

DENVER (CBS4) – Police in Denver say a thief broke into a Denver sheriff deputy’s vehicle and stole firearms and ammunition. The theft is believed to have happened late Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning in Denver’s Green Valley Ranch neighborhood, just southwest of Denver International Airport. Police aren’t being specific about the address where […]

Police Search For Thief Who Stole Guns, Ammo From Denver Deputy’s Car

DENVER (CBS4) – Police in Denver say a thief broke into a Denver sheriff deputy’s vehicle and stole firearms and ammunition. The theft is believed to have happened late Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning in Denver’s Green Valley Ranch neighborhood, just southwest of Denver International Airport. Police aren’t being specific about the address where […]

Deal Could Get Construction Back On Track At VA Hospital Build Site

AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – A deal could be made on Wednesday afternoon to get construction back on track at the VA Hospital in Aurora. Six days after the main contractor, Kiewit-Turner, walked off the job demanding to be paid, Colorado Rep. Mike Coffman says he has found the money to do just that. The congressman […]

Deal Could Get Construction Back On Track At VA Hospital Build Site

AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – A deal could be made on Wednesday afternoon to get construction back on track at the VA Hospital in Aurora. Six days after the main contractor, Kiewit-Turner, walked off the job demanding to be paid, Colorado Rep. Mike Coffman says he has found the money to do just that. The congressman […]

Aqib Talib Named AFC Defensive Player Of The Week

DENVER (CBS4) – It was a big week for Aqib Talib and the Denver Broncos defense, and the league noticed. The NFL named Talib AFC Defensive Player of the Week, the Broncos announced on Wednesday. Talib’s performance was central to the the defense’s snuffing out of a Chargers comeback attempt in San Diego on Sunday. He intercepted […]

Aqib Talib Named AFC Defensive Player Of The Week

DENVER (CBS4) – It was a big week for Aqib Talib and the Denver Broncos defense, and the league noticed. The NFL named Talib AFC Defensive Player of the Week, the Broncos announced on Wednesday. Talib’s performance was central to the the defense’s snuffing out of a Chargers comeback attempt in San Diego on Sunday. He intercepted […]

Thursday Night Football Breakdown: Tennessee Titans At Jacksonville Jaguars

By Andrew Kahn If you’re wondering how Tennessee and Jacksonville, with their combined four wins, could be playing on a Thursday night at this point in the season, it’s because every NFL team is guaranteed at least one primetime game and the Thursday match-ups are decided before the season. Casual fans—if there is such a […]

Thursday Night Football Breakdown: Tennessee Titans At Jacksonville Jaguars

By Andrew Kahn If you’re wondering how Tennessee and Jacksonville, with their combined four wins, could be playing on a Thursday night at this point in the season, it’s because every NFL team is guaranteed at least one primetime game and the Thursday match-ups are decided before the season. Casual fans—if there is such a […]

Eagle County Sheriff’s Office Investigates Shooting

BURNS, Colo. (AP) – The Eagle County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after an apartment resident shot and killed a reported intruder in the town of Burns in northwest Eagle County. Authorities say they got a call from the owner of the apartment on Dec. 12 saying a tenant knocked on their door and told them […]

Eagle County Sheriff’s Office Investigates Shooting

BURNS, Colo. (AP) – The Eagle County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after an apartment resident shot and killed a reported intruder in the town of Burns in northwest Eagle County. Authorities say they got a call from the owner of the apartment on Dec. 12 saying a tenant knocked on their door and told them […]

GOP on 2016 RNC: This is a ‘business decision’

Clockwise from top left: Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dallas, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Kansas City and Denver. (AP, Getty Images, US Presswire and USA TODAY file photos)(Photo: KUSA) USA TODAY – Some delegates to the 2012 Republican National Convention in Tampa may still remember the hours they spent waiting for buses and shuttling to their faraway hotels, […]

GOP on 2016 RNC: This is a ‘business decision’

Clockwise from top left: Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dallas, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Kansas City and Denver. (AP, Getty Images, US Presswire and USA TODAY file photos)(Photo: KUSA) USA TODAY – Some delegates to the 2012 Republican National Convention in Tampa may still remember the hours they spent waiting for buses and shuttling to their faraway hotels, […]

Wednesday’s Weekend Weather

Temp: 42°FWind Speed: SE 15 mphWind Chill:  34 °F Detailed forecast for Lamar, Colo. – NWS This Afternoon    Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Southeast wind around 10 mph.Tonight   Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Thursday    A 10 percent chance of rain after 4 […]