Karroll enjoying new role after TV

A little more than a year ago, longtime news anchor Jon Karroll looked to make a change.

“It was something I had been thinking about for a few years. I was happy with my TV career. I had done it a long, long time,” he said. “I started thinking about life after TV. I was wondering if there was something I could do in the community – use my face and name recognition and get with an organization and help them thrive and grow.”

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County Public Health encourages COVID-19 testing for those with symptoms

For Life After 50 El Paso County Public Health is urging residents with coronavirus symptoms, even mild ones, to get tested. Symptoms can include a fever, cough, shortness of breath, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, and loss of taste and smell. The following is a list of COVID-19 testing sites currently operating in the Colorado Springs area: UCHealth testing tent

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On This Day …

Today we hope to inspire you to smell the lilacs, pull some weeds, or plant some seedlings, with this 1901 photograph of Dr. Howard Gates in his garden on East Williamette Street. Dr. Gates, a prominent physician in Colorado Springs, was an active member of the El Paso County Horticultural society. His New England flower garden, adjacent to the Van

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