The U.S. Air Force said that firefighting foam used in training from Peterson Air Force Base contaminated groundwater and soil at levels well above advised limits.
We recorded a special episode of Mile High Noon featuring an in-depth look at the Springs' music scene and performances from Seal Eggs, Grant Sabin and Spirettes.
This comes at a time when Mayor John Suthers acknowledges needing to hire more police in Colorado's second largest city.
Twenty-eight-year-old Christopher Roybal was described as jovial and fun-loving, despite experiencing intense combat during four tours in the Middle East.
Colorado Springs is among the few cities in the state that still prohibits recreational marijuana sales — advocates call it crippling to tax revenues and fuel for the black market.
But Colorado's junior senator received multiple compliments for his recent statement criticizing President Trump.
"The Air Force does not have the authority to reimburse communities for costs incurred in dealing with environmental contamination issues.
The FAA approved the SuperTanker to operate last fall, but a lack of agreement with the Forest Service has kept it grounded until now.
Jurors found Maketa not guilty on three charges and deadlocked on four other charges, including felony counts of extortion and conspiracy to commit extortion.
The attraction expects to see 3-4 million visitors to the park this year. On a busy day, it can take about two hours to drive from one side of the park to another.