Existing-Home Sales Come Up Short

Existing-home sales came up short in January, at their lowest in more than three years, the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) reports. Sales decreased 3.2 percent to 5.38 million, a 4.8 percent decrease from one year prior. Inventory, however, increased 4.1 percent to 1.52 million—but remains 9.5 percent lower than one year prior. “The utter […]

Man pleads guilty to killing liquor store owner in Colorado Springs

Phinehas Daniels, 18 Colo. Springs, CO – A man has pleaded guilty to murdering a liquor store owner in Colorado Springs. Phinehas Daniels pleaded guilty Wednesday to second-degree murder in connection to Donat Herr’s death. He also pleaded guilty to several robbery charges. Herr was killed last February during a robbery at his business, Empire […]

Colorado’s superintendents want (a lot) more money for schools and a new way to divvy it up

Colorado’s superintendents want to change how the state distributes money to school districts – but only if voters are willing to approve a $1.7 billion tax increase for education. The new formula would give more money to school districts whose students have more needs, but without more money in the pot, many districts would actually […]