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Pikes Peak Region maintains par for air quality

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Pikes Peak Region maintains par for air quality

The Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments published a report indicating that the region’s air quality meets current standards in every category. “The report shows the area meets air quality standards for the six common air quality pollutants, known as criteria pollutants,” said Environmental Program Manager Rich Muzzy in a PPACG news release Wednesday. The… Continue Reading Pikes Peak Region maintains par for air quality

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Copper Ridge building steam as Bass Pro finally opens its doors

After nearly two years of anticipation, it’s finally here. Outdoor retailer Bass Pro Shops opened its 62nd location to much fanfare Wednesday at the Copper Ridge at Northgate development in north Colorado Springs. At the 6 p.m. grand opening of the state’s second Outdoor World, notable figures including company founder Johnny Morris, Duck Dynasty star… Continue Reading Copper Ridge building steam as Bass Pro finally opens its doors

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MAVEN craft sends CU-Boulder work to space

NASA ’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution spacecraft, on which students and researchers from the University of Colorado at Boulder worked, was launched Monday from Cape Canaveral in Florida. “MAVEN’s principal investigator is based at [CU-Boulder’s Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics],” according to a NASA news release. “The university provided science instruments and leads… Continue Reading MAVEN craft sends CU-Boulder work to space

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Springs, Denver make ‘most livable’ list

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Those looking to leave college life behind — whether via graduation or frustrated abandonment — may be interested in parentless places where they can live on the cheap while slaving to repay student loans. Well, now there’s a list for that. Vocativ.com just posted its own Livability Index, which the company calls a “semi-exhaustive, mostly… Continue Reading Springs, Denver make ‘most livable’ list

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As a young, single and freshly transplanted Coloradan, I’m no stranger to the woes of apartment hunting — as well as the dread of paying subsequent rent and utility bills. The Apartment Association of Southern Colorado released earlier this month its third-quarter “Colorado Springs Metro Area Apartment Vacancy and Rent Study,” which noted that our… Continue Reading Rent up, no vacancy: Young folks just want to move downtown

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Local rodeo moves on after split with PRCA

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Local rodeo moves on after split with PRCA

One year away from a historic anniversary, the Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo parted ways with the Springs-based Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association late last month, leading to each organization providing separate explanations for the fracture. As a result, the 2014 Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo will be the first in its 74-year history not to… Continue Reading Local rodeo moves on after split with PRCA

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Data released Thursday by a national housing-trend tracker show that overall foreclosures across the U.S. were up 2 percent in October, while the number of active foreclosure homes at auction in Colorado was up a whopping 124 percent. U.S. foreclosure filings did, however, did see a decrease of 28 percent compared to the same time… Continue Reading RealtyTrac claims state foreclosure rates up in October, down for year

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A recent survey conducted by Fort Collins-based Colorado Job Base shows positive trends in employment, salary and benefits throughout the state. The Colorado Employment Survey polled more than 70 regional employers of various sizes, sectors, pay-grades and market demographics and found that — among other things — 51 percent of the respondents plan to hire… Continue Reading Survey finds positive trends in Colorado job market

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The Pikes Peak Area Rotary Clubs announced Sunday they will give $1,000 grants to three local businesses affected by recent floods and fires. The three area businesses — Tac Tile LLC, Scale Models LLC and Black Forest Creative Arts Center — will receive the grants during a ceremony Wednesday at Black Forest Fire Station One,… Continue Reading Rotary Clubs to give 3 local businesses $1,000 grants

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Those looking to leave college life behind — whether via graduation or frustrated abandonment —  may be interested in parentless places where they can live on the cheap while slaving to repay student loans. Well, now there’s a list for that. Vocativ.com just posted its own Livability Index, which the company calls a “semi-exhaustive, mostly… Continue Reading Springs, Denver grab spots on ‘most livable’ cities list

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