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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.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 13, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 13, 2019

June 13, 2019

Michelle Peulen and Michelle Scheuerman from CDOT talks about the 10-year strategic transportation plan, how important your input is to the process, how you can get involved, plus updates on some big road construction projects.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 12, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 12, 2019

June 12, 2019

It’s Bike Month! And Kate Brady, Chauncey Carroll, and Cully Radvillis talk about everything going on this month, including Bike to Work Day, other events, how you can get involved and more!

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 11, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 11, 2019

June 11, 2019

Ranger Kent Chaney from Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain, talks about the history of the mountain. Some fun facts you may not know like…  do you know why it’s called Devil’s Playground?  The latest on the Summit House construction, shuttles, and a lot more.

The Extra with Mike Lewis - June 10, 2019

The Extra with Mike Lewis - June 10, 2019

June 10, 2019

Chelsy Offutt of Visit COS and Duane Lujan with Rocky Mountain Brewery talks about the launch of Crafts + Drafts, what is new to do this summer and more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 6, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 6, 2019

June 6, 2019

Susan Edmondson and Darsey Nicklasson talk all things downtown and the renaissance that is happening. What is driving it. The push for downtown housing. Balancing business and culture. Plus, a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 5, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 5, 2019

June 5, 2019

Alexxis Barton and Adah Rodriquez from the BBB of Southern Colorado talk about counterfeit products, the unbelievable number that are sold every year, it’s impact on the economy, how to protect yourself, and more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 4, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 4, 2019

June 4, 2019

Dr. Tatiana Bailey from the UCCS Economic Forum talks about the Colorado and Colorado Springs economy, with a focus on jobs, housing, growth and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 3, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - June 3, 2019

June 3, 2019

Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers talks about the Mayor-City Council Retreat and the top topics discussed, including affordable housing, homelessness, renew 2C and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 30, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 30, 2019

May 30, 2019

May is National Mental Health Awareness Month, and Mt. Carmel Veterans Service Center talks about all the amazing Behavioral Health Services they offer to support military, veterans, and their families. All part of USAA Military Week.

The Extra with Mike Lewis - May 29, 2019

The Extra with Mike Lewis - May 29, 2019

May 29, 2019

Military Week on The Extra! Kate Hatten, President/CEO, and Amanda Nurmi, Community Outreach Coordinator for Peak Military Care Network join The Extra.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 23, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 23, 2019

May 23, 2019

There are high rates of domestic and sexual violence plaguing the Pikes Peak region. TESSA Executive Director, SherryLynn Boyles, talks about the numbers, the different types of domestic violence, a new public awareness campaign called ‘IT’s NOT OKAY’, and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 22, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 22, 2019

May 22, 2019

Pediatrician Dr. Laura Carson talks about the difference between family doctors and pediatricians. Important appointments for your child. When is a fever a concern for a child. Plus, the vaccination discussion and a lot more!

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 21, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 21, 2019

May 21, 2019

District Wildlife Manager Sarah Watson talks about getting ready for summer exploring season, getting your passes and licenses, and making your reservations. Get Outdoors Day is coming up at June 1st at Memorial Park. Sarah has more details. Plus, details on the new Colorado Trail Explorer (COTREX) app.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 20, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 20, 2019

May 20, 2019

We continue our series with the Pikes Peak Workforce Center, today talking about applying for federal jobs with Amy Phillips and Becca Tonn. The federal hiring process. The differences in resumes. And, setting up your profile on USAJobs.com. Plus, don’t miss the Military & Veterans Employment Expo, Wednesday, May 29th. Details at http://ppwfc.org/mvee/.

 

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 16, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 16, 2019

May 16, 2019

Michelle Peulen and Jason Nelson from CDOT talk about Memorial Day weekend traffic. Plus, a special story done by KRDO’s Hanna Knutson on the daily slowdown’s on I-25 downtown, and what they’re doing to fix that.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 15, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 15, 2019

May 15, 2019

Award-winning journalist and author Kirsten Akens talks about her new book, ‘100 Things to Do in Colorado Springs Before You Die’. How she picked the ‘top’ things to do, where you can get your copy, and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 14, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 14, 2019

May 14, 2019

It’s Skin Cancer Awareness Month and  Dr. Renata Prado from Vanguard Skin Specialist talks about the three main types of skin cancer, how to detect it and ways to prevent it.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 13, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 13, 2019

May 13, 2019

Doug Price from Visit Colorado Springs and Dirk Draper from Chamber of Commerce & EDC talk about their Regional Leaders Trip to Pittsburgh. What valuble information they learned this year, and from year’s past, that help benefit the Colorado Springs Community.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 9, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 9, 2019

May 9, 2019

Shawna Kemppainen, Executive Director of Urban Peak, breaks down the numbers of homeless youth in our community, barriers homeless youth face getting back on their feet, programs they offer, and how you can get involved.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 8, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 8, 2019

May 8, 2019

Rachel, Emma, and Rosemary, the Polish Chicken, from the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo talk about the new wolf pup, conservation efforts, upcoming events and a lot more.

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The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 7, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 7, 2019

May 7, 2019

Catherine Hammond from Hammond Law Group talks about the things that might surprise you about getting your estate plan done

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 6, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 6, 2019

May 6, 2019

Jariah Walker, Executive Director of the Urban Renewal Authority, talks about current projects…including their involvement in the City for Champions project, how the process work, upcoming projects and more!

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 2, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 2, 2019

May 2, 2019

Mary Gerlach from CDHS, Jill Bradley from EPCDHS, Jon Karrol from Special Kids Special Families and foster parent, Kristin Longshore, talk about being a foster parent during National Foster Care Month. Discuss how many children are placed into foster care each day, the process to become a foster parent, the amazing benefits of it, and a lot more!

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 1, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - May 1, 2019

May 1, 2019

Paul Myers-Bennett and Alexxis Barton from the BBB of Southern Colorado talk about robo calls, what to do if you receive one, and how to stop them. Plus, next week is Small Business Week. Talk about upcoming events, the awards banquet, and the huge kickoff … 4th Annual Food Truck Cook-Off.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 30, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 30, 2019

April 30, 2019

Dr. Robin Johnson, Medical Director for El Paso County Public Health, tackles a controversial topic…vaccinations. Talks about the current situation with the measles outbreak, top myths about vaccinations, and why vaccines are so important.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 29, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 29, 2019

April 29, 2019

Tobi Blanchard, Tim Biolchini and Jerermy Taylor talk about the Hazard Mitigation Plan and its annual report with important updates on flood and fire mitigation and information on landslides.  

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 25, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 25, 2019

April 25, 2019

Dr. Dara Lowe with DaVita Medial talks about how important a primary care physician is to you and your families medical care, important annual exams, managing weight, and a lot more.

Dr. Lowe practices Family Medicine at DaVita Medical’s Monument location

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 24, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 24, 2019

April 24, 2019

Kris Medina and Maggie Williams from Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity talks about the need for affordable housing across the country and the state. HB 1245 and what it does to support affordable housing. And their 3-year strategic plan.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 23, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 23, 2019

April 23, 2019

Bryan Welding, Kristy Milligan and Jerry Cordova talk about the Great American Cleanup happening this Saturday, April 27th. Want to volunteer? Go to GACPPP.com to get signed up.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 22, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 22, 2019

April 22, 2019

Sarah Watson from Colorado Parks & Wildlife talks about the animals we need to be aware of this Spring, what to do to bear aware and protect ourselves if we’re out hiking or camping, the deer overpopulation problem in our area, and more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 18, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 18, 2019

April 18, 2019

Erin Hutchinson and Becca Tonn from Pikes Peak Workforce Center continue our series talking about social media and LinkedIn and how it can affect and benefit your job search.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 17, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 17, 2019

April 17, 2019

Michelle Peulen and Dave Watt from C-DOT talk about work zone safety, projects you need to know the latest on and getting ready for summer driving.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 16, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 16, 2019

April 16, 2019

Jan Martin, Jane Gasko and Scott Hente talk about Garden of Gods Foundation, Friends of Garden of the Gods, some changes at the park and upcoming events including the big Earth Day Celebration on April 20th.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 15, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 15, 2019

April 15, 2019

Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers talks about the election, his top priorities for his second term, red light cameras and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 11, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 11, 2019

April 11, 2019

Colorado College Asst. Athletic Director Scott Lowenberg talks about the Tigers season, what to expect in the upcoming season, and the new Robson Arena.

 

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 10, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 10, 2019

April 10, 2019

Jody Barker from the Alzheimer’s Association of Colorado talks about the Top 10 signs to watch out for, the increase in number of diagnosis, and the upcoming conference in Denver.

 

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 09, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 09, 2019

April 9, 2019

Colorado Springs Police Chief Vince Niski talks about his first few weeks as chief, his priorities for the department, recruiting and more.

 

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 8, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 8, 2019

April 8, 2019

Doug Price from Visit Colorado Springs and Nick Ragain from The Switchbacks talk about Olympic City USA, being a part of the City for Champions project and the upcoming stadium in downtown Colorado Springs

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 4, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 4, 2019

April 4, 2019

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, and Krystal Grint and Laura Solomon talk about the importance of this month, how the community is a part of prevention, upcoming events and how you can get involved.

 

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 3, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 3, 2019

April 3, 2019

Investigations Specialist Alexxis Barton from the BBB of Southern Colorado talk about some top real estate scams. Scott Van Ness and Pamela Preston from UCCS talks about the Multi-Generational Professional Seminar Series presented by BBB and UCCS, and Paul Myers-Bennett from the BBB talks about upcoming events you’ll want to get registered for.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April, 2, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April, 2, 2019

April 2, 2019

El Paso County Assessor Steve Schleiker talks about the 2019 Notice of Value which will be mailed out on May 1st. Steve talks about how property are assessed and taxes are calculated, an overall look at values for 2019 and an upcoming series of Q & A’s.

To see the calendar of upcoming events go to:

Assessor website:  http://assessor.elpasoco.com

CONO website:  http://www.cscono.org

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The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 1, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - April 1, 2019

April 1, 2019

Gretchen Pressley from the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region gives an update on the shutdown of Community Animal Services of Pueblo and the animals they have taken in. How you can help during Prevention of Cruelty to Animals month. Get registered for summer camps and a lot more.

The Extra with Renae Roberts - March 28, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - March 28, 2019

March 28, 2019

El Paso County Clerk & Recorder Chuck Broerman talks about the Omnibus Election Bill and how it would affect elections in Colorado. Warns about vehicle registration scam sites, and other ways you can renew. Plus, a big anniversary in our community.  

The Extra with Renae Roberts - March 27, 2019

The Extra with Renae Roberts - March 27, 2019

March 27, 2019

From Colorado Springs District 11, Devra Ashby talks about the new superintendent, the strategic plan the district is working on, the importance of community involvement, and opening a primary care facility at Mitchell High School.