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KRDO’s Afternoon News - December 30, 2020

KRDO’s Afternoon News - December 30, 2020

December 30, 2020

Patty Jakos, the owner of The Sound Shop, joined Andrew Rogers on KRDO's Afternoon News to discuss all of the latest tech available in the home entertainment market!

KRDO’s Afternoon News - December 30, 2020

KRDO’s Afternoon News - December 30, 2020

December 30, 2020

KRDO.com Digital Content Director Andrew McMillan joined Andrew Rogers on KRDO's Afternoon News to breakdown the top new stories of 2020 on KRDO.com

KRDO’s Morning News - December 30, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - December 30, 2020

December 30, 2020

Crystal Volmer with the Pikes Peak Workforce Center talks about the workforce and an upcoming hiring event.

KRDO’s Morning News - December 28, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - December 28, 2020

December 30, 2020

On KRDO's Morning News Monday, Jim Reid, Director of the Pikes Peak Regional Office of Emergency Management, joined the show to discuss how to tap into your instincts for setting New Year's resolutions by applying them to making preparations for emergencies.  Reid talked about the concepts of:  Resolving to be Ready, creating a Financial Emergency First Aid Kit, and participating in the Ready and Resilient Neighborhoods program.  More information can be found at pproem.com

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 29, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 29, 2020

December 29, 2020

On Tuesday's "The Extra", host Shannon Brinias was joined by Gary Butterworth, CEO, Pikes Peak Community Foundation and  Leslie Sabin, Vice President of Finance and Operations, Pikes Peak Community Foundation, about how during this challenging time, now is a critical period to consider a gift to those who have been serving the most vulnerable in our community – kids and families, seniors, essential workers and more.  The guests discussed  the Pikes Peak Community Foundation’s mission and work. 

More information can be found at ppcf.orgrally-for-restaurants/emptystockingfundco.org/, and indygive.com/.  For more information about tax implications of donations, go to irs.gov or contact the Community Foundation for more information.

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 28, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 28, 2020

December 29, 2020

On Monday's "The Extra", host Shannon Brinias was joined by Howard Black, who previously served as Public Information Officer for Colorado Springs Police Department, as he describes his new role of spokesperson for the Office of the District Attorney Fourth Judicial District. In this role, Howard described the goals of the incoming Michael Allen, District Attorney Elect, and the transition for the entire DA staff.  

KRDO’s Afternoon News - December 28, 2020

KRDO’s Afternoon News - December 28, 2020

December 28, 2020

Aidan Ryan with the Colorado Springs as the week of Christmas was their busiest travel week this holiday season!

KRDO’s Afternoon News - December 28, 2020

KRDO’s Afternoon News - December 28, 2020

December 28, 2020

Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers joined Andrew Rogers on KRDO's Afternoon news to look back at the highlights (yes there were some) of 2020 and what we can look ahead to for 2021 locally. 

The Extra Business Edition with Ted Robertson - December 18, 2020
The Bell & Pollock Injury Podcast - December 27, 2020

The Bell & Pollock Injury Podcast - December 27, 2020

December 27, 2020

Bell & Pollock talk about how insurance companies beat your claim.

SeniorTalk with Greg Coopman - December 27, 2020

SeniorTalk with Greg Coopman - December 27, 2020

December 27, 2020

Greg Coopman talks with Sheila Schmidt from Life Care Solutions.

The KRDO Business Connection with Andrew Rogers - Smoothie King - December 27, 2020
The KRDO Business Connection with Andrew Rogers - Nektar Juice - December 27, 2020
Jay Garvens Show- 2020 Christmas Special - December 26, 2020

Jay Garvens Show- 2020 Christmas Special - December 26, 2020

December 26, 2020

Jay Garvens and Empire Titles Bill McAfee join together to celebrate Christmas with seasonal stories for the whole family.

The Veterans Voice with Ted Robertson - December 26, 2020

The Veterans Voice with Ted Robertson - December 26, 2020

December 26, 2020

Hear the impact Prep Connect 360 had on a newly-transitioned veteran as he navigated into a civilian career after 27 years in the Army.  A brand-new outdoor immersion program, just for veterans and near Yellowstone National Park, is launching next summer and the local nonprofit Will’s Hope is accepting registrations through January 2021.  Finally, there are just a few days left to make a year-end financial impact within the veteran community.

KRDO’s Afternoon News - December 23, 2020

KRDO’s Afternoon News - December 23, 2020

December 23, 2020

Matt Pittman of Meat Church joins Andrew Rogers on KRDO's Afternoon with some last-minute tips for cooking the Christmas dinner staple, Prime Rib!

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 23, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 23, 2020

December 23, 2020

On Wednesday's "The Extra", volunteers are getting ready to open up the phone lines at NORAD's Santa Tracking center to take calls and provide updates on the progress of the Jolly Old Elf himself, Santa Claus, as he makes his rounds across the globe. Starting at 4:00 am MST on Christmas Eve, children of all ages are invited to call in via phone at 1-877-HI-NORAD, or email at [ mailto:noradtracksanta@outlook.com | noradtracksanta@outlook.com ] . You can also explore NORAD's dedicated website with fun, engaging games and information at noradsanta.org Our thanks to guest Captain Nathaneal Callon, USAF, Northcom Communications Officer.

KRDO’s Morning News - December 23, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - December 23, 2020

December 23, 2020

Crystal Volmer with the Pikes Peak Workforce Center talks about the workforce and an upcoming hiring event.

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 22, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 22, 2020

December 22, 2020

On Tuesday's "The Extra", did you know that more than 275 million cell phones are in use and discarded as consumers move up models in 2020? Computers, too, are often destined for uncertain futures as consumers upgrade to newer models. Recycling technology provides a way to prevent e-waste and tech-waste from ending up in landfills. Host Shannon Brinias spoke with Kimberly Johnston of E-Tech Recyclers, a local business providing such service to customers as well as a learning environment program. More information can be found at etechrecyclers.com

The KRDO Business Connection with Ted Robertson - Sound Shop - December 20, 2020
The KRDO Business Connection with Ted Robertson - Grifols - December 20, 2020
The Extra with Andrew Rogers - December 21, 2020

The Extra with Andrew Rogers - December 21, 2020

December 21, 2020

Susan Edmondson, President and CEO of the Downtown Partnership of Colorado Springs, talks about the Downtown Partnership, the importance of supporting small business and more.

The Bell & Pollock Injury Podcast - December 20, 2020

The Bell & Pollock Injury Podcast - December 20, 2020

December 20, 2020

Bell & Pollock talk about neck injuries.

SeniorTalk with Greg Coopman - December 20, 2020

SeniorTalk with Greg Coopman - December 20, 2020

December 20, 2020

Greg Coopman talks with Kent Mathews from the Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments.

Jay Garvens Show- Your Goals and Visions for 2021 - December 19, 2020

Jay Garvens Show- Your Goals and Visions for 2021 - December 19, 2020

December 19, 2020

This last year Covid 19 put most Americans on hold with their plans and dreams. Jay Garvens says now is the time to set new goals and fine tune your visions. Now is the time to get back on track with your life. Jay will show you a path for success and what the experts are saying for recovery.

 

Call to Action - Wake Up and Live with Antoinne Glover - December 19, 2020

Call to Action - Wake Up and Live with Antoinne Glover - December 19, 2020

December 19, 2020

In this week's episode of Wake Up and Live with Antoinne Glover presented by Benton Capitol...

Antoinne asks us to take a trip down memory lane and think of all the nostalgia and meaning that local restaurants have brought to our lives. He interviews a special guest who will be speaking on behalf of all the struggling local restaurants and explain why it’s so important to save them and what you can do to help.

Join Antoinne Saturday mornings at 9:00 on KRDO Newsradio as he brings you the good in our community. He’ll cover real estate trends, new restaurants, the best hangouts, businesses and people making a difference in the Pikes Peak region. Now that’s a change everyone can agree on! Wake Up and Live, Saturday mornings at 9:00 AM only on KRDO Newsradio.

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KRDO’s Morning News - December 18, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - December 18, 2020

December 18, 2020

Jonathan Toman with Peak Radar talks about what is happening in the Pikes Peak region.

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 17, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 17, 2020

December 17, 2020
 On "The Extra" Thursday, host Shannon Brinias talked with guests about the "Bundle Up for Small Business" campaign underway in Colorado Springs and El Paso County, helping small businesses weather a difficult period due to the pandemic, and also the competition of out-of-area big online retailers on a shut-in consumer market.  Guests Aikta Marcoulier, Executive Director of the Small Business Development Center and Kayla Huthoefer Nelson, Economic Development Project Manager for the El Paso County Economic Development, spoke about a recent pulse survey showing more than half of the business-owner respondents categorized themselves as struggling and in need of financial assistance.  The creation of the #BundleUp4SmBiz campaign is aimed at urging more shoppers to shop local, and when you do, post pictures and videos on social media using that hashtag!  More information can be found at pikespeaksbdc.org/bundleup and at elpasoco.com and click on Economic Development.  
 
KRDO’s Morning News - December 17, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - December 17, 2020

December 17, 2020

El Paso County Commissioner Mark Waller talks about COVID-19 restrictions and it's effect on restaurants, sales tax rebates and more.

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 16, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 16, 2020

December 16, 2020
On KRDO's "The Extra" Wednesday, host Shannon Brinias talked to the folks from the Colorado Springs Young Professionals about their 17th Annual Toy Drive, supporting Christmas Unlimited.  Founder Jon Severson discusses how the need is great as families throughout our region are impacted by Covid closures and business shutdowns, as he asks the public to step up to help.  More information about drop-off locations for toy donations can be found at facebook.com/COSYoungPros . 
 
KRDO’s Morning News - December 16, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - December 16, 2020

December 16, 2020

Crystal Volmer with the Pikes Peak Workforce Center highlights a couple hiring events and some job openings.

 
 
KRDO’s Morning News - December 16, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - December 16, 2020

December 16, 2020

Mayor John Suthers talks about Space Command, COVID-19 and more.

 
 
The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 15, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 15, 2020

December 15, 2020

On Tuesday's "The Extra", host Shannon Brinias was joined by Greg Phillips, Director of Aviations for the Colorado Springs Airport, talking about holiday travel numbers and how they are being impacted by pandemic travel slowdowns.  He also talked about exciting developments at the airport, namely, the upcoming arrival of Southwest Airlines, set to begin flights in and out of COS in mid-March. Phillips says improvements for the airline's operations will begin in earnest as 2021 starts. He also talked about a promotion to encourage people to utilize the long-term parking lot.  More information can be found at  FlyCOS.com

KRDO’s Morning News - December 15, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - December 15, 2020

December 15, 2020

A bus driver and transportation coordinator at the Alamosa School District is celebrating the success of a new project called "Sole Searching," but also hoping it can continue to grow and help children.  Jeremy Silva noticed that some students getting on his bus were experiencing a need that wasn't fully recognized, they were in need of new shoes.  He started a fund drive so that the kids contacted could place orders for new shoes up to $70 value.  The initiative is funded through donations.   So far, about two dozen children have received new shoes.  Anyone wishing to donate can go to the Go Fund Me account, send a check to Alamosa School District, 209 Victoria Street, Alamosa, Colorado 81101 with Sole Searching written in the memo line or drop off an Amazon gift card at the district office.

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 14, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 14, 2020

December 14, 2020

On Monday's "The Extra", we put the spotlight on the William J. Hybl Sports Medicine and Performance Center, which opened in June as a premiere destination for sports medicine, health and human performance. Our guests, Steve Johnson, PhD – Professor, Human Physiology & Nutrition, Co-Executive Director of Hybl Center and Bill Lueck, MHA – Penrose-St. Francis Health Services, Director, New Development, Co-Executive Director of Hybl Center joined host Shannon Brinias and Doug Price, CEO of VisitCOS to teach listeners about all the Hybl Center includes, such as: 

 

      • Sports medicine and human performance clinical, testing and counseling services
      • Full imaging suite including MRI (run by our partners at PenRad Imaging), radiography, C-arm, X-ray, ultrasound, body composition, and DEXA scan equipment
      • Space for faculty and other experts to conduct groundbreaking research
      • Custom treadmills that can support bikes, wheelchairs, multiple people and can elevate 30 degrees with speeds up to 40mph
      • A nutrition laboratory and kitchen
      • Altitude room with treadmills and bikes, environmental chamber, outdoor turf field, 60-meter track and classroom and lecture space.  

The Hybl Center is a collaboration between UCCS and Penrose-St. Francis Centura Health.  More information can be found by calling 719-776-4925  or at hyblcenter.org

 

The Bell & Pollock Injury Podcast - December 13, 2020

The Bell & Pollock Injury Podcast - December 13, 2020

December 13, 2020

Bell & Pollock talk about make whole doctrine.

SeniorTalk with Greg Coopman - December 13, 2020

SeniorTalk with Greg Coopman - December 13, 2020

December 13, 2020

Greg Coopman talks with Kevin Guttman from Evergreen National Bank about reverse mortgages.

Jay Garvens Show- Your Biggest Decision Of 2020 - December 12, 2020

Jay Garvens Show- Your Biggest Decision Of 2020 - December 12, 2020

December 12, 2020

Jay Garvens was reflecting back on 2020 and all the decisions he had made or didn't make. Jay has a question for his listeners. "What was your biggest decision of 2020?"

Timing is Everything - Wake Up and Live with Antoinne Glover - December 12, 2020

Timing is Everything - Wake Up and Live with Antoinne Glover - December 12, 2020

December 12, 2020

In this week's episode of Wake Up and Live with Antoinne Glover presented by Benton Capitol...

Antoinne asks whether now is a good time to open up a business…while there are many reasons to be cautious, there are some success stories happening despite it all. Antoinne chats with one such new business owner who discusses his journey. Also, get the latest tips n’ tricks for home buying in the current market. Don’t miss it!

Join Antoinne Saturday mornings at 9:00 on KRDO Newsradio as he brings you the good in our community. He’ll cover real estate trends, new restaurants, the best hangouts, businesses and people making a difference in the Pikes Peak region. Now that’s a change everyone can agree on! Wake Up and Live, Saturday mornings at 9:00 AM only on KRDO Newsradio.

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The Veterans Voice with Ted Robertson - December 12, 2020

The Veterans Voice with Ted Robertson - December 12, 2020

December 12, 2020

Veteran Voice podcast sponsor USAA announces a $1.3 million commitment to local organizations serving military, veterans and their families.  And good news for military spouses transitioning into the community who work in occupations requiring a license.  House Bill 20-1326 goes into effect January 1 and clears the previous hurdle of certification.  Visit DPO.Colorado.gov/Military/Spouses to apply for a no-cost, three-year, temporary credential.

KRDO’s Afternoon News - December 11th, 2020

KRDO’s Afternoon News - December 11th, 2020

December 11, 2020

Representative Doug Lamborn joins KRDO's Afternoon news to discus the latest developments in locating the permeant home of Space Command to the Colorado Springs area. 

KRDO’s Afternoon News - December 11th, 2020 Chef BB

KRDO’s Afternoon News - December 11th, 2020 Chef BB

December 11, 2020

Chef BB from Mama Pearl's Cajun Kitchen joins KRDO's Afternoon News to discuss the impact being felt by local, independent restaurants and businesses due to the COVID restrictions. 

KRDO’s Morning News - December 11, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - December 11, 2020

December 11, 2020

Jonathan Toman with Peak Radar talks about what is happening in the Pikes Peak region.

KRDO’s Morning News - December 11, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - December 11, 2020

December 11, 2020

ABC's Entertainment Correspondent Jason Nathanson talk new movies out this weekend, new content coming from Star Wars and Marvel and more.

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 10, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 10, 2020

December 10, 2020
On Thursday's "The Extra", Michelle Puelen, Communications Manager for Region 2, CDOT, joined host Shannon Brinias to talk about the many projects that are underway around the region to help improve safety and traffic flow.  For more project information, go to codot.gov.  To get travel information, go to cotrip.org
  • MAMSIP - CO 94 work and I-25 paving
  • I-25 Ramp metering in Colorado Springs
  • I-25 South Gap Project
  • I-25 Cable Barrier project between Pueblo and Colorado Springs
The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 9, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 9, 2020

December 9, 2020
On Wednesday's "The Extra, host Shannon Brinias sounded a festive note to help listeners protect against scammers.  Jonathan Liebert, CEO, and Adah Rodriguez, VP of Development, both with the Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado shared a list of what they're calling, "The 12 Scams of Christmas," providing useful information to consumers and the public to guard against losing personal information and/or money to crooks acting in bad faith this holiday season.  They also discussed an important new partnership with Pikes Peak Area Crimestoppers.  More information can be found at bbb.org
KRDO’s Morning News - December 9, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - December 9, 2020

December 9, 2020

Crystal Volmer with the Pikes Peak Workforce Center highlights a couple hiring events and some job openings.

KRDO’s Morning News - December 9, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - December 9, 2020

December 9, 2020

City Council President Richard Skorman talks about the city budget, COVID-19 vaccines and more.

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 8, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - December 8, 2020

December 8, 2020

On Tuesday's "The Extra", host Shannon Brinias talked with Cecilia Harry, Chief Economic Development Officer of the Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce & EDC about a number of issues involving the business climate for existing businesses and attracting new organizations to the region.  Harry talked about the Chamber's work with El Paso County Health Department and potential for variance programs to bring relief from strict capacity restrictions.  She also discussed an upcoming State of the Region event and the next Chamber Connect/State of the City address.  Harry recently was named "40 under 40" (a list of emerging leaders shaping the chamber of commerce ndustry) by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives.  More information on these events and the information Harry presented can be found at:  Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC and Chamber Connect Events

 

The KRDO Business Connection with Andrew Rogers - Mutt Masters - December 6, 2020