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The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 19, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 19, 2019

September 19, 2019

District Wildlife Manager Corey Adler with Colorado Parks and Wildlife talks about the three mountain lion attacks in Colorado this year and what most likely lead to them. Tips if you encounter a mountain lion. And, bears are getting ready to hibernate…what you need to know.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 18, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 18, 2019

September 18, 2019

Kevin Madsen and Sara Fant from Pikes Peak Regional Office of Emergency Management, talk about what is Emergency Management. Potential impacts of a disaster that most don’t think about. What you can do to help prepare, and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 17, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 17, 2019

September 17, 2019

Nicole Magic, Executive Director of the Police Foundation of Colorado Springs, talks about the upcoming Vittles for Vests (and the Rest), October 6th at the Garden of the Gods Club, plus on the upcoming Medal of Valor Luncheon. Details at PFCOS.org.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 16, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 16, 2019

September 16, 2019

El Paso County Clerk & Recorder Chuck Broerman talks about the upcoming election on November 5th. When ballots will stop going out. How to check and update your info. Ballot security and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 12, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 12, 2019

September 12, 2019

Susan, Amber, Julie, Carol and David talk about the Sue DiNapoli Ovarian Cancer Society, upcoming walk/run, the Tattoo-A-Thon happening at Fallen Heroes Tattoo & Art, and so much more!

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 11, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 11, 2019

September 11, 2019

Leah Davis Witherow, Curator of History from Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, talks about the new exhibit, “Evidence: Finding the Facts About General William Jackson Palmer. Opening Saturday, September 14, 2019.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 10, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 10, 2019

September 10, 2019

Sam McAfee-Acre and Pat Kule from CSPD’s Victim Advocacy Unit talk about becoming a victim advocate. The importance of victim advocates. The process of applying and training, and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 9, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 9, 2019

September 9, 2019

Air Force Academy Athletic Director Nathan Pine and Doug Price from Visit Colorado Springs talk about the upcoming Falcons football season. Changes at the stadium. How to grab your tickets, and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 4, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 4, 2019

September 4, 2019

Jonathan Liebert and Paul Myers-Bennett from the BBB of Southern Colorado talk about a recent letter from The Business Roundtable signed by CEO’s of nearly 200 companies saying that shareholder value is no longer their main objective. This shift to corporate social responsibility. Best practices. BBB4Good, and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 3, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - September 3, 2019

September 3, 2019

Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers talks about Governor Polis’ comments on the investigation into the De’Von Bailey investigation. Traffic safety in Colorado Springs. Upcoming ballot issues and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 29. 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 29. 2019

August 29, 2019

Jon Karrol, Dianna Manz and Megan Clegg talk about Special Kids Special Families, Zach’s Place. Talk about the incredible service and programs they offer. The impact they’re making on families, and a lot more. Probably going to want to grab some tissue!

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 28, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 28, 2019

August 28, 2019

Michelle Peulen and Dave Watt from C-DOT give updates on big projects…including the Hwy 24 resurfacing project, GAP, and a lot. Plus other important information.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 27, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 27, 2019

August 27, 2019

Diane Loschen and Sara Vaas from CONO talk about bringing communities together. Neighbor Up! Month. Nominating a good neighbor or business. And, CONO’s new partnership with COPPeR.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 26, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 26, 2019

August 26, 2019

Captain Lindsey Vigna and Gretchen Pressley from the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region talks about recent animal cruelty cases and dog attacks in our community. Understanding the laws, and what to do if you have concerns. Plus, Pawtoberfest is right around the corner.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 22, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 22, 2019

August 22, 2019

We continue our series with the Pikes Peak Workforce Center. Today we switch our attention from the job seeker to the employer. Erica Romero and Becca Tonn talked about how skills-based hiring is helping companies, upcoming workshops, and much more!

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 21, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 21, 2019

August 21, 2019

Yvette Maher, Chief Development Officer for Dream Centers, talks about the services they provide in the community including medical and helping the ‘hidden homeless’. Plus, the ribbon cutting on their new Family Services Center.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 19, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 19, 2019

August 19, 2019

Pediatrician Dr. Elizabeth Colvin from DaVita Medical Group talks about the importance of vaccines. Misconceptions associated with certain vaccines. Which vaccines should be given when, much more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 15, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 15, 2019

August 15, 2019

Sandy Elliott, Don Sanborn and Liz Finn talk about the My Mountain campaign. History of the summit house. Why the new complex is so important. How you can get involved and donate. And, a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 14, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 14, 2019

August 14, 2019

It was a mini-reunion on The Extra when Captain Dan from Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southern Colorado joins Renae to talk about the new house that is opening in Colorado Springs. The community support. The incredible house and how it helps serve families, and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 13, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 13, 2019

August 13, 2019

Gary Butterworth, Jim Reid and Cindy Aubrey talk about the newly formed partnership with the Pikes Peak Community Foundation, and other local organizations and agencies, to help centralize response to disasters in our community.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 12, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 12, 2019

August 12, 2019

Chelsey Offutt and Ashlee Sacks talk about the incredible recreational experiences you can have in Fremont County and Canon City. Over 52 miles of trails, rafting, hiking, biking, The Royal Gorge and a lot more. Plus, some incredible events that are coming up.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 8, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 8, 2019

August 8, 2019

Jonathan, Michael, Emily and Michele from the Colorado State University Extension – El Paso County office talk about all the incredible programs available to the community, including 4-H, Family and Consumer Sciences, agriculture and much more. Get more information, or register for classes and programs, at https://elpaso.extension.colostate.edu.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 7, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 7, 2019

August 7, 2019

Adah Rodriquez and Alexxis Barton from BBB of Southern Colorado talk about a recent report that was released showing an increase in scam complaints from military members, their families, and veterans. Plus, talk about the top three scams, how to protect yourself and your family, and tips for when you deploy and more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 6, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 6, 2019

August 6, 2019

Catherine Hammond, Hammond Law Group, talks about self-care for caregivers. Acknowledging you’re a caregiver. Your primary job as a caregiver. What can help you take care of yourself. And, making your self-care plan.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 5, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 5, 2019

August 5, 2019

Gretchen Pressley and Kate Aviv from HSPPR talk about moving back into the Pueblo facility. What changes are being made. Details on the homecoming celebration. Plus, Pawtoberfest is right around the corner…details on how you can get your tickets!

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 01, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - August 01, 2019

August 1, 2019

Rachel Wright and Stella, the Indian Star Tortoise, from the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo stopped by for a visit. Talked about the beautiful new baby giraffe and how she’s surprising everyone. Don’t miss her naming announcement on Tuesday, August 6th on the zoo’s Facebook page. Penny’s incredible gift. And welcoming the three rescued mountain lion cubs to the zoo.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 31, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 31, 2019

July 31, 2019

Dermatologist Dr. Deborah Henderson from DaVita Medical Group talks about skin cancer, the different types, a scary trend in skin cancer diagnoses, and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 30, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 30, 2019

July 30, 2019

Michelle Peulen from C-DOT gives an update on some of the major road projects in our area. Ramp metering is coming to Colorado Springs…she has details. And, an important grant that has been submitted to help with area military access.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 29, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 29, 2019

July 29, 2019

El Paso County Sheriff Bill Elder talks about the one-year anniversary of BHCON and the impact it’s had on the community. Addressing the jail overpopulation. The black-market marijuana industry. And, a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 25, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 25, 2019

July 25, 2019

Patrice Ravenscroft, Executive Director/CEO of REACH Pikes Peak, talks about how the need in our community has almost doubled. The different services offered. How you can get involved, whether you need services or want to serve. Plus, details on the upcoming Rhythm & Brews Fundraising Block Party.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 23, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 23, 2019

July 23, 2019

Jennifer Schreuder and Ted Skroback from the City of Colorado Springs talk about the launch of a new podcast called ‘Behind the Springs’. Connecting you with different people, organizations and stories from the City of Colorado Springs. Plus, they want to know your ideas! Go to coloradosprings.gov/podcast.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 22, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 22, 2019

July 22, 2019

Tim Gore, Kathy Turzi and Mary Muncher talk about Tim’s 106 mile run in the Maah Daah Hey 100 Trail Run to benefit One Nation Walking Together. A local organization that supports Native American populations in eight states that are impacted by poverty and more. Support Tim’s run and One Nation Walking Together at onenationwt.org.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 18, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 18, 2019

July 18, 2019

Jon Karrol, Dionna Lanich, Danielle Adams, and Sean Blair from Special Kids Special Famillies talks about the adult programs available and upcoming events to help support this incredible organization in our community.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 17, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 17, 2019

July 17, 2019

Mary Stegner from Partners in Housing and Steve Miller from Galiant Homes talks about moving families forward in our community by helping families in crisis and getting them back on their feet. Plus an amazing event coming up that you don’t want to miss.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 16, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 16, 2019

July 16, 2019

Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers talks about the controversial vote by city council to blight the land being used for the USAFA Visitors Center. Red Light cameras…the numbers we’re seeing and more coming soon. What we’ll see on the November ballot and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 15, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 15, 2019

July 15, 2019

Jay Christianson and Alyssa Karpa from El Paso County Search And Rescue talks about the non-profit organization. The number of annual calls they respond to. The ‘Bomb Cyclone’. Plus, some incredible events that are coming up.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 11, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 11, 2019

July 11, 2019

Al Maxwell and Becca Tonn from the Pikes Peak Workforce Center talks about going from job loss to job search. Getting through the stages of grief and stress. Taking care of yourself first. Set up and plan and start searching!

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 10, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 10, 2019

July 10, 2019

In a conversation with Colorado Springs Fire Chief Ted Collas, we talk about fireworks on the 4th of July, the Keep Your Butt in the Car campaign, swift water rescues, and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 9, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 9, 2019

July 9, 2019

Catherine Hammond from Hammond Law Group talks about the steps to creating a good end of life plan. From legal documents to organizing financial affairs and more. Plus, upcoming workshops you won’t want to miss.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 8, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - July 8, 2019

July 8, 2019

Doug Price from Visit Colorado Springs and Bryan DeBates from the Space Foundation Discovery Center talk about the important work being done and the Discovery Center. What you can see and do. The amazing programs available. Plus, the upcoming 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 and the big celebration coming up on July 20th.

The Extra with Ted Robertson - Genetic Testing Scams - July 3, 2019

The Extra with Ted Robertson - Genetic Testing Scams - July 3, 2019

July 3, 2019

Ted Robertson fills in for the vacationing Renae Roberts on this edition of The Extra.  The BBB of Southern Colorado's Alexxis Barton has new scam news about genetic testing, crypto currencies, employment and phishing.  If there's a buck to made at your expense, the scammers will find it.  You could find yourself in all kinds of trouble if you get caught up in any of the scams on Allexxis' list.  Protect yourself!

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The Extra with Mike Lewis - July 1, 2019

The Extra with Mike Lewis - July 1, 2019

July 1, 2019

Dr. Sara Metz Public Safety Psychologist and Board member of the Colorado Hero Foundation discussing challenges first responders face

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 27, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 27, 2019

June 27, 2019

Susan Davies from Trails and Open Space Coalition looks at some of the big trails and open space projects in the works right now. What’s planned for the future. Budgeting for 2020…and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 26, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 26, 2019

June 26, 2019

Megan Leatham and Fred Veitch talk about the 97th Running of The Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb…getting you ready for the Race to the Clouds.

The Extra with Mike Lewis - June 25, 2019

The Extra with Mike Lewis - June 25, 2019

June 25, 2019

Today on The Extra Mike Lewis sits down with Barb Huff and Becca Philipsen with Pikes Peak Library District, discussing a parents summer survival guide!

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 24, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 24, 2019

June 24, 2019

This year marks the 31st anniversary of the World of WearableArt™ (known as WOW®), New Zealand’s largest arts show, and it’s at the Colorado Springs Fine Art Center at Colorado College. Details on the exhibition with Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Joy Armstrong. And, Colorado Springs native, now New Zealand resident, Etainia Dagda talks about her piece Vicarious which is currently on tour in Colorado Springs.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 20, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 20, 2019

June 20, 2019

We continue our ongoing series with the Pikes Peak Work Force Center in helping you find a new job or start a new career. Becca Tonn and Erin Hutchinson talk about Branding and Networking your way to your next job. Lots of great info!

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 19, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 19, 2019

June 19, 2019

Keri Kahn and Mark Verity talk about the impact CASA has made for children in our community over their past 30 years in Colorado Springs. The impact of being an Advocate. How you can get involved and more.   

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 18, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 18, 2019

June 18, 2019

Diane Loschen and Sara Vaas from CONO talk about how they are growing and serving more communities and neighborhoods in the Pikes Peak region. Tips on how to connect with your neighbors. Their upcoming block party, and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 17, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 17, 2019

June 17, 2019

Dr. Christopher Webber from DaVita Medical Group talks about allergies and asthma. Symptoms for both. How one can contribute to the other. Treatments, and a lot more.