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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Arts and Culture Day - October 18, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Arts and Culture Day - October 18, 2019

October 19, 2019

On KRDO's Afternoon News October 18, Andy Vick, Executive Director of COPPeR, for arts and culture day.  October is Arts Month and as of now, more than 300 cultural events have taken place in the region with an estimated 160 yet to go! 

And, if you ever wanted the chance to make art with an orangutan, it's here!  Click and Enter to Win!

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Curtis Sawyer - October 18, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Curtis Sawyer - October 18, 2019

October 19, 2019

On KRDO's Afternoon News October 18, Curtis Sawyer, GSM for Pikes Peak Indian Motorcycle:  Indian's national open house day and recognition of the brand new, family owned dealership as #1 in Colorado. 

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Pioneers Museum Day! - October 17, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Pioneers Museum Day! - October 17, 2019

October 17, 2019

On KRDO's Afternoon News October 17, the Pioneers Museum's Leah Davis-Witherow and the next in a lecture series, this one on Colorado's indigenous peoples and how photographs of them don't tell their real story.

RSVP for Indigenous in Plain Sight November 9

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - USAA - October 17, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - USAA - October 17, 2019

October 17, 2019

On KRDO's Afternoon News October 17, USAA's Kent Fortune, the upcoming MilSpouseFest 2019, and the next USAA Community and Veterans Job Fair. 

RSVP for MilSpouseFest 2019 - October 22

USAA Community and Veterans Job Fair - November 5

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Senior Property Tax Exemption - October 10, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Senior Property Tax Exemption - October 10, 2019

October 10, 2019

On KRDO's Afternoon News October 10, State Senator, Bob Gardner; State Representative, Teri Carver; El Paso County Assessor, Steve Schleiker on a possible threat to the Senior Homestead Property Tax Exemption and an upcoming town hall.

Town Hall Details Here

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - BBB Excellence in Customer Service Awards - October 9, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - BBB Excellence in Customer Service Awards - October 9, 2019

October 10, 2019

On KRDO's Afternoon News with Ted Robertson October 9, the BBB's Krista Gustafson and the upcoming Excellence in Customer Service Awards.  It's no easy feat to qualify as a finalist for the EICS award.  8 are in competition.  The ceremony, in its 25th year, is October 24.  

Get Your Tickets Here

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Freedom Day - October 8, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Freedom Day - October 8, 2019

October 9, 2019

On KRDO's Afternoon News October 8, Jessica Duru and Springs Dentistry's 4th annual Freedom Day.  One day each year, Springs Dentistry commits time, resources and talent to providing free dental services to military veterans.  

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - CONO Day - October 7, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - CONO Day - October 7, 2019

October 8, 2019

On KRDO's Afternoon News October 7, Council of Neighbors and Organizations' Diane Loschen and Sara Vaas with a wrap-up of Neighbor Up! Month; the upcoming CONO Quarterly Mixer including discussion of key ballot issues.  A heads-up for you, too, the 2020 Census is coming, there is already Census activity in Springs neighborhoods and the Springs Complete Count Committee is ramping up to raise Census awareness.

CONO Quarterly Mixer Info

Learn More about 2020 Census Complete Count Committees

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Ronald McDonald House - October 4, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Ronald McDonald House - October 4, 2019

October 5, 2019

On KRDO's Afternoon News October 4, Darrell Fleck, board member of the Ronald McDonald House (RMH) in Colorado Springs, and Patty Jakos, owner of SoundShop discuss the value of business partnerships with RMH.  Patty donated and installed TVs for all 25 guest rooms at RMH.  Add Dillards to the equation.  They are selling the cookbook pictured for $12.  100% of that $12 goes to RMH Colorado Springs!

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Captain Charlie Plumb - October 4, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Captain Charlie Plumb - October 4, 2019

October 5, 2019

On KRDO's Afternoon News October 4, Captain Charlie Plumb, a Viet Nam era F4 Phantom pilot.  He flew 75 missions.  On the 75th he was shot down and spent the next 2,103 days in captivity.  Now a highly successful speaker and author of "I'm no Hero", in it's 33rd printing, Captain Plumb also spent an hour with American Warrior Radio host, Ben Buehler-Garcia, telling more of his extraordinarily compelling story.

Get 'I'm no Hero'

Visit Captain Plumb On-Line

Listen to the American Warrior Radio Interview

Listen to Ted Robertson and Captain Plumb

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KRDOs Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Sisters Hope - October 3, 2019

KRDOs Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Sisters Hope - October 3, 2019

October 3, 2019

Sisters Hope's Jack Glaven, helps run retreats for women transitioning from full breast cancer treatment to life after treatment.  Their annual fundraiser, Pretty in Pink, offers vendors, a fashion show and a chance to win high-value gift baskets in a raffle.

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Jennifer Taylor MFG - October 3, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Jennifer Taylor MFG - October 3, 2019

October 3, 2019

Jennifer Taylor, Marketing and Strategic Relationships for Milestones for Growth - or, MFG - offers an overview of MFG, the who, where and why.  Affordable light manufacturing space and a gathering place for makers, creators, inventors and more.

Explore MFG

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Chuck Broerman - October 2, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Chuck Broerman - October 2, 2019

October 3, 2019

El Paso County Clerk and Recorder, Chuck Broerman, with updates, timelines and deadlines for the November election and a bit of analysis of upcoming ballot issues.

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Genesis of Colorado Springs - October 1, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Genesis of Colorado Springs - October 1, 2019

October 2, 2019

VP and Partner of Phil Long Enterprise, Kevin Shaughnessy, discusses two important moments in Phil Long history:  the add of the Genesis brand and the first purchase of a Genesis from Genesis of Colorado Springs.  Mr. Robert Brandt joined Kevin to describe his experience and talk about why he chose the Genesis G70 he drives.

Explore Genesis

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Mr. Robert Brandt of Colorado Springs, owner of the first Genesis purchased from Genesis of Colorado Springs.  The automobile featured is the Genesis G70.

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KRDOs Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Dale Hetke NCC - September 30, 2019

KRDOs Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Dale Hetke NCC - September 30, 2019

October 1, 2019

Dale Hetke, National Cybersecurity Center COO, with a wrap-up of, and takeaways from, the recent National Cyber Symposium.  This annual conference on cybersecurity is held at the Broadmoor. 

About the NCC

About the Symposium

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KRDOs Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - El Paso County Assessor - September 30, 2019

KRDOs Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - El Paso County Assessor - September 30, 2019

October 1, 2019

El Paso County  Assessor, Steve Schleiker, offers his analysis of a November ballot issue that if passed, could put funding of the Senior Homestead Property Tax Exemption at risk.

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - BBB - September 27, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - BBB - September 27, 2019

September 28, 2019

The KRDO Network is proudly partnering with the BBB of Southern Colorado as media sponsor for this year's Excellence in Customer Service Awards.  BBB's Paul Meyers-Bennett describes this year's awards event.  It's unique!

Click to Get Your Tickets!

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Tails from the Trails - September 27, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Tails from the Trails - September 27, 2019

September 28, 2019

KRDO's adventure couple, Katie Donovan and Andrew Wright, and their pup Zane, visited Cheyenne Mountain State Park for Tails from the Trails.  They've got tips for getting the most out of your trip to the park, and a programming announcement, too.

Follow Tails from the Trails on Instagram

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Chris Wilson - September 26, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Chris Wilson - September 26, 2019

September 26, 2019

Chris Wilson, national political contributor and CEO of WPA Intelligence, offers his perspective on the latest developments in the Trump impeachment inquiry.

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - City Council Day - September 25, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - City Council Day - September 25, 2019

September 25, 2019

For this City Council Day, Councilman Tom Strand updates on short term rental regulation; connecting Powers Blvd. to I-25 and a bear resistant trash can ordinance.

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Dr. Michael Thomas - September 24, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Dr. Michael Thomas - September 24, 2019

September 25, 2019

School District 11's Superintendent, Dr. Michael Thomas' monthly visit to Afternoon News for his update on all things D11, the new strategic plan and more opportunities for community engagement.

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Artini - September 20, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Artini - September 20, 2019

September 25, 2019

COPPeR's Andy Vick has an invitation for you to enjoy an Artini or two!  Artini is the kickoff event to start Arts Month!

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Vintage Game Night - September 19, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Vintage Game Night - September 19, 2019

September 25, 2019

Pioneers Museum's, Diane Stine, discusses and event you'll enjoy.  It's Vintage Game Night featuring games you loved as a kid and some from way back.

Click for Details and Tickets

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Dr. Charles Weber - September 12, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Dr. Charles Weber - September 12, 2019

September 24, 2019

New and innovative therapeutic approaches to help veterans and members of the military.  Dr. Charles Weber of the Family Care Center has all the details.

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Rob Namnoum Welcome Back! - September 23, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Rob Namnoum Welcome Back! - September 23, 2019

September 24, 2019

KRDO Sports Director, Rob Namnoum is back... and back in the rectangle on KRDO's Afternoon News!  Missed ya, Rob!  Good to have you back!

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - National Cyber Symposium - September 18, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - National Cyber Symposium - September 18, 2019

September 19, 2019

National Cybersecurity Center's COO, Dale Hetke, discusses this year's National Cyber Symposium.  The mission?  Bring business, government and education leaders together to identify and empower, "...the next generation of game-changers...", in the cybersecurity space.  

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Pikes Peak Regional Airshow - September 17, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Pikes Peak Regional Airshow - September 17, 2019

September 18, 2019

An airshow so big it only happens every other year!  The Airshow's John Henry on the biggest and best exhibits including Fort Carson's, and, who benefits from airshow proceeds when you buy tickets.

Click Here to Get Your Tickets Now

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Power Technical - September 13, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Power Technical - September 13, 2019

September 18, 2019

Power Technical Principal, Rob Doherty, with a look at programs the technical school offers and an invitation to parents.

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - County Assessor Day - September 16, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - County Assessor Day - September 16, 2019

September 18, 2019

County Assessor, Steve Shleiker, with an update on short-term rental taxation and a preview of two important discussions to come; one on the homestead exemption for seniors that could be going away.

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Pikes Peak Regional Airshow  - September 13, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Pikes Peak Regional Airshow - September 13, 2019

September 16, 2019

The Pikes Peak Regional Airshow is just days away on September 21 and 22, featuring the F22 Raptor Demonstration Team!

Click Here to Get Your Tickets Now

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Indian Motorcycle - September 12, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Indian Motorcycle - September 12, 2019

September 16, 2019

Curtis Sawyer, Sales Manager for Pikes Peak Indian Motorcycle, paid a visit to KRDO's Afternoon News to talk about the grand opening of Colorado's biggest Indian motorcycle dealership.

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - ‘Tails’ from the Trails - September 13, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - ‘Tails’ from the Trails - September 13, 2019

September 16, 2019

KRDO's Katie Donovan, Andrew Wright and their pup, Zane, want you to take a hike!  ...and bring your dog.  Katie and Andrew preview local trails that you and your family can get out and enjoy.  They visited KRDO's Afternoon News to tell you about the fun they have producing Tails from the Trails and to tell you where they're headed next!  Enjoy!

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Race for the Cure - September 6, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Race for the Cure - September 6, 2019

September 7, 2019

KRDO's Bart Bedsole and Heather Skold have an invitation for you!  It's time for this year's Susan G. Koman Race for the Cure and Bart and Heather would love to see you there! 

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Patriots Day Giveback - September 6, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Patriots Day Giveback - September 6, 2019

September 7, 2019

Mt. Carmel Veteran's Service Center recently held its 4th annual Patriots Day Giveback.  400 military families received food, sports equipment and information to help them along. 

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Cheynne Mountain Zoo - September 6, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Cheynne Mountain Zoo - September 6, 2019

September 7, 2019

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo's, Rachel Wright, has good news for military families!  Military Week at the Zoo is coming and military families get 1/2 off admission.  And, not long from now, "Silent Night" at the zoo.  A new concept you'll love hearing about, and, get your tickets now for Boo at the Zoo!

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Pikes Peak Regional Airshow - August 30, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Pikes Peak Regional Airshow - August 30, 2019

August 31, 2019

Pikes Peak Regional Airshow 2019 - September 21 and 22!

John Henry with the PPRAS has a preview of what's happening at this year's Airshow, and a tip and a discount for you:  get your tickets now, get a discount for buying early and get into the show faster!  You don't want to miss a thing!  Click Here to Get Your Tickets Now

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Max Martini - August 30, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Max Martini - August 30, 2019

August 31, 2019

Max Martini, acclaimed film and television actor, joins American Warrior Radio host, Ben Buehler-Garcia, for a discussion about his latest film and to tell you what Hollywood is doing for the first time with profits from the movie.  The interview airs Sunday, September 1, at 9:00 a.m. on KRDO Newsradio 105.5 FM  1240 AM and 92.5 FM.  Listen live at KRDO.com.

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Organization of West Side Neighbors - August 30, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Organization of West Side Neighbors - August 30, 2019

August 31, 2019

September is Neighbor Up Month!

Sara Vaas with Organization of Westside Neighbors has a fun idea for you:  join OWN and hundreds of your westsider friends September 8, for a block party featuring 400' of dining table, food, fun and games!  RSVP HERE

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - County Assessor, Steve Schleiker - August 19, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - County Assessor, Steve Schleiker - August 19, 2019

August 19, 2019

County Assessor Day on KRDO's Afternoon News

This visit:  regulatory and tax changes coming for Air BnB and owners of short term rentals?  It's possible and complicated.  Join one of three upcoming open houses on the topic.  Details below:

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Move for Hunger - August 18, 2018

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Move for Hunger - August 18, 2018

August 14, 2019

Now through the end of August, donate your perishable food items to Move for Hunger and help feed someone in need!

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Weather Wednesday on KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson Featuring Merry Matthews - August 14, 2019

Weather Wednesday on KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson Featuring Merry Matthews - August 14, 2019

August 14, 2019

Weather Wednesday on KRDO's Afternoon News with Ted Robertson features KRDO Chief Meteorologist, Merry Matthews. 

This is our weekly 5 minute chat about... the weather!  The fun part is the forecast for the weekend especially when it's good news!

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Longinos Gonzalez - De’Von Bailey Video - August 9, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Longinos Gonzalez - De’Von Bailey Video - August 9, 2019

August 10, 2019

El Paso County Calls for Release of De'Von Bailey Shooting Video

County Commissioner, Longinos Gonzalez, supports the County's ask of CSPD to release body cam footage of the De'Von Bailey shooting.  He also asks that the community remain patient and calm, allowing the investigation into Bailey's shooting to progress to conclusion.  CSPD has said it will release the video from the body cams of the two officers involved in the deadly shooting.  Bailey was a suspect in an armed robbery.

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Diane Loschen - August 5, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Diane Loschen - August 5, 2019

August 5, 2019

September is Coming and it's time to Neighbor Up!

CONO's Diane Loschen is talking about Neighbor Up month during September.  Planning a block party?  Permits are free during Neighbor Up month and CONO will help you do the paperwork!

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Greg Dingrando - July 30, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Greg Dingrando - July 30, 2019

July 31, 2019

Hail Season Advice for Homeowners

Regional Building Department's, Greg Dingrando, offers advice to homeowners in hail season.

Read Greg's Tips Here

Research Contractors Here

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Merry Matthews - July 26, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Merry Matthews - July 26, 2019

July 26, 2019

With 28 Micro-Climates in the Pikes Peak Region, Calling the Weather Can be Tricky

Merry talks about the challenges of forecasting our region's weather.  And, we tee up "Weather Wednesdays" at 5:35 P.M., Merry's weekly visits to Afternoon News where she has the opportunity to add a little more background and details to your weather day.

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Clint Vahsholtz - July 26, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Clint Vahsholtz - July 26, 2019

July 26, 2019

Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Says no Motorcycles in 2020 Race

Clint Vahsholtz, winningest racer in Hill Climb history, offers his thoughts on the PPIHC Board of Director's decision to exclude motorcycles from the 2020 Hill Climb event.

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Pikes Peak Regional Airshow - July 25, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Pikes Peak Regional Airshow - July 25, 2019

July 25, 2019

KRDO and Pikes Peak Regional Airshow 2019 are Partnering

John Henry spoke with Ted Robertson about KRDO's partnership with the Airshow to provide coverage and much more.

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Lesley Irvine - July 25, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Lesley Irvine - July 25, 2019

July 25, 2019

A Welcome to Colorado Springs for CC Athletic Director, Lesley Irvine!

55 days into her new role as AD for Colorado College, Lesley Irvine offers a glimpse of things to come at CC under her leadership and talks about the new Robson Arena being built by Nunn Construction on-campus.

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - City Council Day - July 24, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - City Council Day - July 24, 2019

July 25, 2019

KRDO's Afternoon News City Council Day

City Council Communications Specialist, Ted Skroback, joins Ted Robertson for a preview of City Council Day on Afternoon News.  Join Ted Robertson and a member of Council every 4th Wednesday afternoon of the month at just after 5:35. 

Ted Skroback and Jennifer Schreuder have also recently launched the Ciity's new podcast, Behind the Springs!  A lighthearted glimpse in to local government.  Get BtS Here

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KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - County Assessor Steve Schlieker - July 15, 2019

KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - County Assessor Steve Schlieker - July 15, 2019

July 18, 2019

Changes Could be Coming in How Short-Term Rental Properties are Valued

With discussion of how, and if, short-term rentals like Airbnb, should be taxed as businesses rather than residences, El Paso County Assessor, Steve Schleiker offers his thoughts on the potential consequences.

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