Flood Alert Headlines

WATCH Vs. WARNING - The Important Difference

A Watch means be prepared and a Warning means its happening now.

Know Which Creek Affects You

Knowing Which Drainage You Are In Is Important Information

What To Do: Before & During Flood Event

Preparations made before a flood can save crucial minutes that may save  your life.

CDOT installing closure gates on U.S. 24 in Ute Pass

The Colorado Department of Transportation is spending $1 million to install 11 closure gates on a stretch of highway that has been vulnerable to flash flooding since the June 2012 Waldo Canyon Fire.

North Cheyenne Cañon flood damage work continues

Repairs to flood-damaged trails and roads in a popular southwest Colorado Springs hiking area are expected to last another three to six weeks.

Renovations at Craftwood Inn in Manitou Springs

New owners renovate Craftwood Inn in Manitou

There is a lot of curiosity in Manitou Springs about the future of the 102-year-old Craftwood Inn on El Paso Boulevard.

Pueblo County commissioner criticizes EPC voters

The election night defeat of Question 1B  in El Paso County disappointed local elected leaders but also puzzled one in neighboring Pueblo County.

Area flood control projects hold up after heavy rain Thursday

As the water began to rise in Cheyenne Creek during Thursday's rainstorm, homeowner Cheryl Guthrie wondered if it would get as high as it did during the historic flash floods of September 2013.

EPC sheriff criticizes commissioners over OEM plan

On Friday, a day after issuing a written statement, El Paso County Sheriff Terry Maketa held a news conference to express his opinions about a plan to remove some of his authority.

State may help Fountain solve erosion problem

The Riverside Mobile Home Park has been gradually eroding into Fountain Creek for decades but state money could save what's left of the park.

Forecast

Colorado Springs, CO

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Pueblo, CO

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