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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.

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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!

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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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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Pioneers Museum - July 17, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Pioneers Museum - July 17, 2019

July 18, 2019

The 7th Annual Pioneers Museum Colorado Grown Day

The Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum invites the community to show their Colorado pride and celebrate The Centennial State’s 143rd birthday at the Annual Colorado Grown Family Fun Day! 

Join the museum on Saturday, July 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for a day of food trucks, live music, birthday cake, and family-friendly free activities! 

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Tim Gore - 7-10-2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Tim Gore - 7-10-2019

July 11, 2019

Running 106 Miles to Raise Funds for Native Americans in Need

Tim Gore is an ultra runner.  He is also a board member of Springs based, One Nation Walking Together.  On July 27, he and others are running the 106 mile Maah Daah Hey trail in North Dakota to raise funds for native tribes who were severely impacted by this year's bomb cyclone.  The public is invited to participate!

Learn More or Register to Run Here

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Mark Waller - July 8, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Mark Waller - July 8, 2019

July 9, 2019

A Call to Master Plan Action; the El Paso County Fair; $10 Million for the AFA Visitor Center

Mark Waller, Chair of the El Paso County Board of County Commissioners, discusses your opportunity to participate in the EPC Master Plan; demolition derby at the State Fair and more; a $10 million dollar tax give-back over 25 years to the new AFA Visitors Center. 

Take the Master Plan Survey Here

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - July 5, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - July 5, 2019

July 5, 2019

Divide Man is Injured When Fireworks Exploded in his Pocket

Justin Bryden's (L) girlfriend, Mandy Campbell (R), told KRDO they were celebrating the 4th when the fireworks in his pocket exploded as he was holding other lit fireworks in his hand.  The incident happened in a Springs neighborhood and was captured on doorbell video Campbell is sharing so that others will know the importance of fireworks safety.  Campbell was injured as well.

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Drive Smart Colorado - 7-2-2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Drive Smart Colorado - 7-2-2019

July 3, 2019

Drive Smart Colorado and Law Enforcement Team Up to Discourage Driving While Impaired

Independence Day marks the start of high summer traffic season and DUI related fatalities on Colorado roads are already mounting.  Drive Smart and local law enforcement are working together to raise public awareness about the danger of impaired driving through the July 4th weekend and beyond.  Drive Smart and law enforcement want you and your family to be safe!

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Victory Service Dogs - 7-2-2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Victory Service Dogs - 7-2-2019

July 3, 2019

Victory Service Dogs Focusing on Veterans in Need

Mike Smith, Director of Training, and Janet Bennett, Event Coordinator, commit their time to serving veterans by matching those in need with service dogs they have meticulously trained.  A veteran might need a service dog for a number of reasons and the right match is essential.  Mike's dog is a 113 lb. German Shepard named Chance.  Chance is a gentle, all business dog on a mission and among the finest examples of Victory Service Dogs' and Mike's work.

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Pikes Peak Range Riders - 6-19-2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Pikes Peak Range Riders - 6-19-2019

June 20, 2019

Pikes Peak Range Riders Make their Annual Trek 

Greg Budwine is a long-time Range Rider and checks in from this year's destination in Custer County.

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - KRDO Wins Edward R. Murrow Awards - 6-18-2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - KRDO Wins Edward R. Murrow Awards - 6-18-2019

June 18, 2019

KRDO Wins Edward R. Murrow Award for Overall Excellence

KRDO Network GM, Mark Pimentel, discusses KRDO's picking up the top Edward R. Murrow honor in nearly 150 television markets.   In April, KRDO was honored with seven Regional Murrow Awards for continuing coverage, hard news, news series, breaking news, best newscast, excellence in social media, and overall excellence.  Also in April, KRDO Newsradio took home five Colorado broadcasting Association Awards, and in May, the KRDO Network won more than a dozen Associated Press awards.

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Mt. Carmel Job Fairs - June 17, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Mt. Carmel Job Fairs - June 17, 2019

June 18, 2019

Mt. Carmel Veteran's Service Center Hosting Two Job Fairs

If you're a veteran of the armed services or within one year of transitioning out, Mt. Carmel is holding two job fairs, one on June 19, and one on June 26!  Mt. Carmel's, Paul Price, has the details!

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KRDO Afternoon News Exclusive - Mark Waller Confirms - 6-15-2019

KRDO Afternoon News Exclusive - Mark Waller Confirms - 6-15-2019

June 15, 2019

A KRDO Newsradio Exclusive:  County Commissioner, Mark Waller, will Run for DA of the 4th Judicial District

El Paso County Commissioner, Mark Waller, confirmed his plans to run for the 4th judicial district attorney office.  Dan May is the incumbent and is term-limited.  2020 will be his last year in office.  Waller previously served as deputy district attorney for the 10th judicial district in Pueblo and has served three terms in the state house. 

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Vintage Game Night - June 13, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Vintage Game Night - June 13, 2019

June 14, 2019

History happy Hour:  Vintage Game Night!

From its successful inaugural game night, Meg Poole tells us the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum is excited to present another “History Happy Hour: Vintage Game Night” where guests (age 21+) are invited to reminisce by playing beloved games dating from the 1800s to the 1980s – Jacks, Sorry, Nine Men’s Morris, Battleship, Shoot the Moon, Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em and more! Bring your friends and enjoy a variety of board, card, and table games related to different eras of Pikes Peak regional history. Ticket admission includes alcoholic beverages and plenty of game snacks.

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - CONO Block Party - June 11, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - CONO Block Party - June 11, 2019

June 12, 2019

The Council of Neighbors and Organizations invites you to celebrate the first day of summer and getting ready for NeighborUp! Month.  The event is free and open to the public.  Bring the whole family for music, games, kids activities and lots of food!

Get all the Details Here

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - El Paso County Commissioner, Mark Waller - June 10, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - El Paso County Commissioner, Mark Waller - June 10, 2019

June 10, 2019

Getting Space Command in Colorado Springs and Costly Mandates

El Paso County Commission Board Chair, Mark Waller, explains why he hopes Space Command will locate in Colorado Springs and discusses costly state mandates.

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Mayor Gabriel Ortega - June 10, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Mayor Gabriel Ortega - June 10, 2019

June 10, 2019

City of Fountain, First Annual Community Veteran's Fair

City of Fountain Mayor, Gabriel Ortega, talks about an effort one year in the making to serve and support veterans with employment, health and wellness.  

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Tuskegee Airman - June 6, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Tuskegee Airman - June 6, 2019

June 6, 2019

Springs Tuskegee Airman Honored

On the 75th anniversary of D-Day, 95 year old, Frank Macon, one of a small group of surviving Tuskegee airman in Colorado, was treated to a flight on a T-6 training aircraft.  Macon is a Colorado native and trained in the T-6 as he was learning to fly.

Photo Credit:  USAFA

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Fountain Veteran’s Fair - June 5, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Fountain Veteran’s Fair - June 5, 2019

June 6, 2019

Community Veteran's Fair Open to all Military, Veterans and their Families

The City of Fountain is hosting a Community Veterans Fair Saturday, June 8, from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at the Welte Education Center, 330 Lyckman Drive.  The Fair is open to all Military, Veterans and their families. 

Mt. Carmel Veteran’s Service Center and Peak Military Care Network have teamed up with the City of Fountain to make an event they expect will grow in participation.  13 Employers will be on hand actively recruiting and ready to interview.  Organizations will also be on hand to assist with employment  including the Pikes Peak Work Force Center and Mt. Carmel.  12 additional organizations will be on hand focusing on Quality of Life and 7 focused on Health & Wellness.  

Get More Information Here

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Pikes Peak Regional Airshow - June 4, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Pikes Peak Regional Airshow - June 4, 2019

June 5, 2019

The Pikes Peak Regional Airshow Wants You...!

...and the Airshow's John Henry says the benefits are big!  The Airshow comes to Colorado Springs this year on September 21 and 22, and they're seeking volunteers to help in a wide range of capacities.  When you sign up, you'll get FREE admission to the show plus a BBQ dinner to say thank you in the new WWII Aviation Museum Pavilion!  Get Volunteer Information Here | Sign Up Here

Click Here to Get Your Tickets Now

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - City Forester - May 29, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - City Forester - May 29, 2019

May 30, 2019

Tree Cleanup a Challenge for City Forester and Springs Residents

Many of you are dealing with downed trees from the recent snowstorm.  City Forester, Dennis Will, says the department gives priority to downed and damaged city trees and trees in the public right of way.  Crews usually focus on trees blocking the public right of way or pose a danger to the public. 

Will says the City does not respond to trees down on private property unless power lines are involved or lives are endangered.

For trees on private property, the challenge now is cleanup.  Visit the city's website for a list of contractors here:  coloradosprings.gov/downtree

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Cortney Smith - May 24, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Cortney Smith - May 24, 2019

May 25, 2019

Food Ideas for Memorial Day

Cortney Smith, owner of Gather Food Studio, with KRDO Afternoon News', Ted Robertson, and a few Memorial Day recipe ideas.

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Heather Skold - May 24, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Heather Skold - May 24, 2019

May 25, 2019

Developments in the Case of Accused Murderer Patrick Frazee

Frazee is the Woodland Park rancher accused of killing his finance', Kelsey Berreth.  Heather Skold discusses developments in the case to date and previews KRDO Network coverage to come.

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Heather Skold - May 24, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Heather Skold - May 24, 2019

May 24, 2019

The Chemistry of CBD Oils

KRDO's Chase Golightly is reporting on the chemical makeup of CBD oils and takes a look at the information confusion surrounding the tincture.  Heather Skold has a preview of the full story.    

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Andrew Woehle - May 10, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Andrew Woehle - May 10, 2019

May 24, 2019

Social Impact Business Offers Employment and a Leg Up

A new social impact business is launching in Colorado Springs.  Veteran owned, Infinity Shuttle Service hires and gives a leg up to those in our community who want a second chance; former military and others who might have special needs.  

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KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Merry Matthews - May 23, 2019

KRDO Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Merry Matthews - May 23, 2019

May 24, 2019

Meet Merry Matthews 

The KRDO Network's Chief Meteorologist, Merry comes to us from Weather Nation in Denver by way of the greater Atlanta area.  She brings her warmth and a genuine heart for you and the Springs community.

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