Famous for it's Rocky Mountains, Colorado is a great place to live if you’re an outdoor enthusiast. Breathtaking views and close-knit communities, rushing rivers and bountiful natural wonders give way to a spectacular backdrop every day.
The bulk of Colorado’s population lives along the eastern edge of the Rocky Mountains in the Front Range Urban Corridor. This region is partially protected from prevailing storms by the high mountains to the west.
With sunshine, beautiful scenery and recreational opportunities, Colorado is one of the top retirement spots for baby boomers from all over the country.
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Science matters: Hundreds rally in Colorado Springs for fact-based policies on climate, environment
Apr 23, 2017 5:03 am
A week after rallying outside of City Hall to demand President Donald Trump release his tax returns, protesters will again gather outside of the municipal hub Saturday as part of March for Science dem...
Gazette wins 54 awards in annual state media contests
Apr 23, 2017 5:01 am
The Gazette won 54 awards over the weekend from the Colorado Press Association and the Colorado Associated Press, including the CPA's "Best of Show" award for photographer Mark Reis and the ...
Volunteers do their part to keep the Pikes Peak region beautiful on Earth Day
Apr 23, 2017 4:58 am
At age 10, Eve Jensen is already thinking about her future.
On Saturday morning, she teamed up with strangers and members of her local 4-H Club - part of a global youth organization - to pick up litte...
Over 7M people visited Colorado national parks in 2016, spending nearly $486M
Apr 23, 2017 3:10 am
STATEWIDE ? When you visit our national parks, you?re also helping out our economy.
A whopping 7,457,422 visitors to national parks in Colorado in 2016 spent nearly $486 million in the state, accordin...
Best and Brightest 2017: Student's focus goes from robotics to business
Apr 23, 2017 3:10 am
This is the seventh of 20 profiles of The Gazette's Best and Brightest Class of 2017.
One wouldn't think that using engineering techniques to create a robot would inspire a student to major in busines...
Housing demand in Colorado Springs is fast and furious
Apr 23, 2017 3:09 am
Something is missing from front lawns across Colorado Springs: for sale signs.
Actually, the signs are out there, but there are far fewer around these days.
With the first quarter of 2017 in the books...
Push for new Colorado wildernesses amid population surge
Apr 22, 2017 11:45 pm
DENVER ? Some western Colorado residents continue to push Congress to designate new wilderness areas, citing their benefit to recreation and tourism.
Southwest Colorado residents seek to protect a lar...