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Stay updated on our Facebook page!

Since our last print issue on Dec. 28, 2022, the news office has started the process of closing. Our website will be available for the time-being, but no major updates will be made... — Updated 1/25/2023

 
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Crime Stoppers Seeks Fugitives

Pikes Peak Area Crime Stoppers is asking for assistance in locating the following individuals for whom felony arrest warrants have been issued: BRANDI LYNN BATES is a White Female,... — Updated 1/25/2023

 
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Developments on the horizon for the region

As this is our last issue, we wanted to provide a roundup of some developments - both commercial and residential - that may be on the horizon for the Fountain Valley region. Some... — Updated 12/30/2022

 
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Useful links to public entities

Below is a list of links to web pages and social media profiles of various organizations of interest around the Fountain Valley/southern El Paso County region. Fountain city government: https://www.facebook.com/cityoffountain... — Updated 12/30/2022

 

Three dead in Lorson Ranch murder-suicide

UPDATE Dec. 29, 2022: The suspect has been identified as Wilmer Soto, age 33. The victims are 27-year-old Vanessa Anderson and 26-year-old Autumn Kirkpatrick. "Our sincere... — Updated 12/29/2022

 
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Newspaper recognized with Spirit of Fountain award

The newspaper recently received the Spirit of Fountain award from the city of Fountain in recognition for the paper's many decades of service to the community, and in light of the... — Updated 12/28/2022

 
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Man suspected of freezing to death

Fountain Police Department is investigating after a body was found early Thursday morning near the side of Hwy. 85-87. At approximately 7:37 a.m. Dec. 22, an El Paso County Parks officer was checking on the homeless in the area of... — Updated 12/28/2022

 
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Fountain home damaged in fire

Residents of a Fountain home were displaced just days before Christmas after a fire damaged their residence. On Tuesday, Dec. 20, at approximately 6:47 p.m., the Fountain Fire... — Updated 12/28/2022

 
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Police seek Safeway bank robber

The suspect pictured here robbed the bank inside Safeway on Wednesday afternoon, according to police. Fountain Police Department seeks the public's help in identifying him. Here... — Updated 12/28/2022

 
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Community was No. 1 priority for newspaper

In October, 1958 Carl H. Wiese and Helen Kay Larson co-founded a small community newspaper, then known as Security Advertiser, serving the communities of Security, Widefield and... — Updated 12/28/2022

 
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Woman arrested after standoff in Fountain

A tense, hours-long situation involving a reportedly suicidal woman who fired her gun out of her apartment window in south Fountain finally came to an end Tuesday afternoon when police arrested her. Residents in the vicinity of... — Updated 12/28/2022

 

Body found near Hwy. 85-87

Fountain Police Department is investigating after a body was found early Thursday morning near the side of Hwy. 85-87. At approximately 7:37 a.m. Dec. 22, an El Paso County Parks officer was checking on the homeless in the area of... — Updated 12/23/2022

 

Fountain house damaged in fire

Residents of a Fountain home have been displaced just days before Christmas after a fire damaged their residence. On Tuesday, Dec. 20, at approximately 6:47 p.m., the Fountain Fire... — Updated 12/23/2022

 

Bank in Safeway robbed, suspect at large

The suspect pictured here robbed the bank inside Safeway on Wednesday afternoon, according to police. Can you help identify this person? Here are the details from Fountain PD: At... — Updated 12/21/2022

 
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Council presents first-ever Spirit of Fountain Awards

The Fountain Valley News was one of the first two recipients of the Spirit of Fountain Award presented by the Fountain City Council on Dec. 13. The other was awarded to El Paso... — Updated 12/21/2022

 

Animals and extreme cold: expert tips

State Vet Offers Resources for Coloradans To Protect Animals During Upcoming Spell of Extreme Cold Weather With record-breaking low temperatures and snowfall predicted in Colorado... — Updated 12/21/2022

 

Man in wheelchair hit by deputy

The Colorado State Patrol is investigating a crash between an adult male in a wheelchair and an El Paso County Sheriff's deputy in a patrol vehicle on Las Vegas Street early... — Updated 12/21/2022

 

Volleyball for a cause

Fountain first responders and Fountain-Fort Carson School District 8 staff played volleyball Dec. 16 to raise funds and generate donations of toys for the Blue Santa program. Toys... — Updated 12/20/2022

 

Crime Stoppers Seeks Fugitives

Pikes Peak Area Crime Stoppers is asking for assistance in locating the following individuals for whom felony arrest warrants have been issued: LIONEL JEFFERY LEE is a Black Male,... — Updated 12/20/2022

 

Because You Asked - Roundabout update

Recently a reader expressed concern over the new roundabout installed last summer at the intersection of Fountain Mesa Road and Caballero/Fortman avenues, stating the curb appears... — Updated 12/14/2022

 

News Office to host holiday open house

The Fountain Valley News invites everyone to a Holiday Open House this Friday, Dec. 16, from 4-7 p.m., and Saturday, Dec. 17, from noon-4 p.m., at 120 E. Ohio Ave., Fountain. Stop... — Updated 12/13/2022

 

Man arrested for shots fired

On Saturday, Dec. 10, just before 2 a.m., officers with Fountain Police Department were dispatched to the 800 block of Daffodil Drive for reports of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers located and detained the suspect. Further... — Updated 12/13/2022

 

Stage 1 Fire Restrictions in effect for county, Fountain

El Paso County and the city of Fountain enacted Stage 1 Fire Restrictions as of Dec. 7. They will remain in effect until further notice. All listed activities are illegal in the event of a Red Flag Day. Stage 1 restrictions... — Updated 12/13/2022

 

Crime Stoppers Seeks Fugitives

Pikes Peak Area Crime Stoppers is asking for assistance in locating the following individuals for whom felony arrest warrants have been issued: PAULDARYL WILLIAMEARL BOLDEN is a... — Updated 12/13/2022

 

Police investigate threat at FFCHS

Fountain-Fort Carson High School administration and Fountain Police Department School Resource Officers investigated a potential threat made toward Fountain-Fort Carson High School late last week. Over the weekend, FPD reported... — Updated 12/13/2022

 

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