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Protect Your Pet in the Summer Heat!  KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Dr. Emily Wechter - June 16, 2020

Protect Your Pet in the Summer Heat! KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Dr. Emily Wechter - June 16, 2020

June 17, 2020

Heat is harmful to your pets, but it is manageable with a little care and caution.  High Country Veterinary Hospital's, Dr. Emily Wechter, shares some of the summer dangers and offers helpful tips to keep your pets healthy and safe!

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The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 17, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 17, 2020

June 17, 2020

On Wednesday's "The Extra", we showcased how local farmers and ranchers are working to preserve their land and water resources, and their way of life, and how the partnership that exists between them and the Palmer Land Trust.  The Trust is dedicated to accelerating the pace of land and water conservation in Southern Colorado.  Guests Ed Roberson, Conservation Director, Palmer Land Trust and Chuck Hanagan, owner of Hanagan Farms, near Swink, Colorado, shared their experiences and how they're dealing with the COVID-19 crisis, continuing to provide services and produce to Coloradans.  They encouraged listeners to find out more, and check out their farmstands in Swink and at local Farmers' Markets.  More information can be found at palmerlandtrust.org and hanaganfarms.com.  

 
KRDO’s Morning News - June 17, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - June 17, 2020

June 17, 2020

Crystal Volmer with the Pikes Peak Workforce Center highlights some job openings and a virtual job fair.

KRDO’s Morning News - June 17, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - June 17, 2020

June 17, 2020

Mayor John Suthers talks about how the city has done the last few months, protests and more.

Time to Repeal Gallagher? KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - County Assessor Day - June 15, 2020

Time to Repeal Gallagher? KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - County Assessor Day - June 15, 2020

June 17, 2020

El Paso County Assessor, Steve Schleiker, on the Senior's Homestead Exemption having made the state budget and what's next; and a coming ballot initiative asking Colorado voters to repeal the tricky Gallagher Amendment.

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Military History Preserved and Shared - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Bill Linn - June 15, 2020

Military History Preserved and Shared - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Bill Linn - June 15, 2020

June 17, 2020

Military artifacts curated, history preserved and the stories of those connected celebrated and shared.  Heritage Arsenal's, Bill Linn, explains what he does and why how he does his work is unprecedented.  

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The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 16, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 16, 2020

June 16, 2020
On Tuesday's "The Extra", we talked to Catherine Hammond, founder of the Hammond Law Group about the "Seven Myths of Estate Planning", and why it's better to be prepared with a thorough understanding and plan for how property gets dispersed following someone's death.  There are webinars and more information available at coloradoestateplan.com/.  
Ask the Doctor - June 16, 2020

Ask the Doctor - June 16, 2020

June 16, 2020

June is National Alzheimer's and Brain Injury Awareness Month and Dr. Dustin Harker talks about preventing Alzheimers's.

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 15, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 15, 2020

June 15, 2020

Monday on KRDO's "The Extra", we marked June 15th as Global Elder Abuse Awareness Day, by talking to El Paso County Department of Human Services' Aric Bidwell, Adult and Family Services Manager, and Dayton Romero, with Silver Key Senior Services and with the El Paso County Elder Abuse Coalition. World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is a chance to shine a light on the problems of physical, emotional, and financial abuse of elders. Amid changes and adaptations in response to the global health crisis, many seniors and at-risk adults may be even more isolated or stuck in unhealthy or dangerous situations without a means to seek help.  More information can be found at humanservices.elpasoco.com and SilverKey.org.  If you'd like to find out more about the services offered, you can also call the Silver Line at  (719) 884-2300.  If you have concerns about elder abuse, you can call law enforcement through 911, or the DHS Abuse Prevention Services at  719-444-5755.  More information can also be found at Colorado.gov/PEAK or by calling Adult Services 719-444-5500. 

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Real Estate Realities with Justin Hermes - June 14, 2020

Real Estate Realities with Justin Hermes - June 14, 2020

June 14, 2020

Today, Justin's show is entitled "Are you Buying Right?"  On top of keeping you aware of Real Estate opportunities, Justin will make sure you're buying right. Justin says you make your money on the buy not the sale.

The Bell & Pollock Sunday Injury Podcast - June 14, 2020

The Bell & Pollock Sunday Injury Podcast - June 14, 2020

June 14, 2020

Bell & Pollock talk about determining your case value.

SeniorTalk with Greg Coopman - June 14, 2020

SeniorTalk with Greg Coopman - June 14, 2020

June 14, 2020

Greg Coopman talks with Terri Cassidy from Health Promotion Partners.

KRDO’s Business Connection with Ted Robertson - Flying W Ranch - June 14, 2020

KRDO’s Business Connection with Ted Robertson - Flying W Ranch - June 14, 2020

June 14, 2020

The Flying W Ranch is back and ready to welcome you!  General Manager, Aaron Winter, and Band Manager, Seth Weil, share the exciting news about their anticipated June grand re-opening!

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The Jay Garvens Show-All states and counties are not created equal Part #1- June 6,2020

The Jay Garvens Show-All states and counties are not created equal Part #1- June 6,2020

June 14, 2020

Jay Garvens introduces a companion to his past show "All neighborhoods and zip codes are not created equal" with a two part show "All states and counties are not created equal". Jay will touch on all the mill levy and taxation numbers around the country. Who is the best and the worst? Jay will start the conversation and finished next week with Part 2. 

City of C.S. Real Estate and Lifestyles show- June 13, 2020

City of C.S. Real Estate and Lifestyles show- June 13, 2020

June 14, 2020

In this the last installment of the City of C.S. Real Estate and Lifestyles show, Debby sums up tips on choosing a Realtor and looks back at her guests she's had through out the 6.5 years she was here on KRDO News Radio.

Tails from the Trails on KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Andrew Wright and Katie Donovan - June 12, 2020
Red Light Cameras by the Numbers - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - KRDO’s Krystal Story - June 12, 2020

Red Light Cameras by the Numbers - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - KRDO’s Krystal Story - June 12, 2020

June 14, 2020

Springs police are expanding the use of red light cameras.  The city now has 6 up and running with 4 more planned.  KRDO's Krystal Story explains.

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The Veteran’s Voice with Mike Lewis - June 13, 2020

The Veteran’s Voice with Mike Lewis - June 13, 2020

June 13, 2020

The Colorado Springs-region housing market is fierce.  Hear from local leaders with The Lana Rodriguez Group, Homes for All Veterans and Mt. Carmel Veterans Service Center how the volatile market is affecting military, veterans and their families across all economic levels.

Business Surviving COVID - The Extra:  Business Edition with Ted Robertson - June 12, 2020

Business Surviving COVID - The Extra: Business Edition with Ted Robertson - June 12, 2020

June 12, 2020

Our panel of guests today assesses COVID's impact to commerce and small business; shares how they see businesses coping and offers a broad range of resources to help you and your business pivot as a means of adapting to survive; become resilient to bolster staying power; focus on your health, mental wellness, and more.

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For assistance to help you get your business through:

Yemi Mobolade
Small Business Development Administrator for the City of Colorado Springs
yemi.mobolade@coloradosprings.gov   
www.coloradosprings.gov and look for "COVID-19 Help"

Crystal LaTier
Executive Director of Economic Development
El Paso County Department of Economic Development
www.elpasoco.com

Natasha Main
Executive Director
Exponential Impact
www.exponentialimpact.com/small-business-emergency-relief-fund/

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KRDO’s Morning News - June 12, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - June 12, 2020

June 12, 2020

Jonathan Toman with Peak Radar talks about what is happening on Peak Radar Virtual.

Your Ballots Are in the Mail! - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Chuck Broerman - June 8, 2020

Your Ballots Are in the Mail! - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Chuck Broerman - June 8, 2020

June 12, 2020

El Paso County Clerk and Recorder, Chuck Broerman, explains a few of the nuances with mail-in ballots and how to make sure your vote counts.

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Preparedness Day on KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Jim Reid - June 9, 2020

Preparedness Day on KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Jim Reid - June 9, 2020

June 12, 2020

The Pikes Peak Regional Office of Emergency management's, Jim Reid, updates on programs, plans and strategies for coping with COVID and more.

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The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 11, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 11, 2020

June 11, 2020
On Thursday's "The Extra", we talked to guests Jonathan Liebert & Paul Myers-Bennet with the Better Business Bureau about safely planning a summer getaway; avoiding the so-called "Puppy Scam", finding out how summer camps are handling new coronavirus guidance; and how your giving during the pandemic could open you up to scam artists.  For more information, go to bbb.org.  To report a pet scam, go to petscams.com
The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 10, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 10, 2020

June 10, 2020
On Wednesday's "The Extra", we spoke to CDOT's Michelle Peulen about an awareness campaign coming to reduce distracted driving, as well as project updates on the I-25 Gap and other work underway.  More information can be found at distracted.codot.gov and codot.gov.  To sign up for I-25 Gap Project text updates, you can text "I25gap" to 21000. 
KRDO’s Morning News - June 10, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - June 10, 2020

June 10, 2020

Becca Tonn with the Pikes Peak Workforce Center highlights some job openings and a virtual job fair.

KRDO’s Morning News - June 10, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - June 10, 2020

June 10, 2020

City Council President Richard Skorman talks about police accountability, protests and more. 

KRDO’s Morning News - June 10, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - June 10, 2020

June 10, 2020
On the KRDO News Radio Morning News, SVP Nora Hardin with the Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce/EDC joined our anchors to talk about an upcoming virtual event that can link business owners with experts on how to survive and thrive following the pandemic.  For more on the Resiliency special virtual event, click here.
KRDO’s Morning News - June 2, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - June 2, 2020

June 10, 2020
On KRDO's Morning News, anchors Shannon Brinias and Mike Lewis spoke to Doug Price, President/CEO of VisitCOS about efforts by the organization to help the tourism industry rebound from the challenges of the coronavirus closures. 
The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 9, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 9, 2020

June 9, 2020
On Tuesday's "The Extra", we spoke to financial planner Ben Harvey with Northwestern Mutual about steps you should take in order to assess your personal financial picture during the coronavirus pandemic, and then to make adjustments or plans to prepare for changes in the market.  You can find out more by exploring theharveyfinancialgroup.com/.
 
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Ask the Doctor - June 9, 2020

Ask the Doctor - June 9, 2020

June 9, 2020

June is National Alzheimer's and Brain Injury Awareness Month and Dr. Dustin Harker talks about what is known about Alzheimer's and more.

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 8, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 8, 2020

June 8, 2020

In the midst of the recovery from Covid-19 closures, the tourism industry is looking to rebound from the crisis.  Businesses catering to visitors are hoping to lure in-region visitors to experiences they may have never tried before, while restaurants are working to fight their way out of the economic downturn caused by the crisis.  On Monday's "The Extra", we talked about the challenges and solutions with VisitCOS CEO Doug Price, Front Range Climbing Co.'s Brian Shelton and Greg Howard, with Patty Jewett Clubhouse and the Pikes Peak Restaurant Association.  More information can be found here: frontrangeclimbing.com/rock-climbing-colorado/ and pattyjewettclubhouse.com/

Real Estate Realities with Justin Hermes - June 07, 2020

Real Estate Realities with Justin Hermes - June 07, 2020

June 8, 2020

This week Justin talks with US Senator Cory Gardner about the future of Colorado Springs and all the recent growth and excitement currently happening.

SeniorTalk with Greg Coopman - June 7, 2020

SeniorTalk with Greg Coopman - June 7, 2020

June 7, 2020

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

The Bell & Pollock Sunday Injury Podcast - June 7, 2020

The Bell & Pollock Sunday Injury Podcast - June 7, 2020

June 7, 2020

Bell & Pollock talk recovery of harms and losses.

KRDO’s Business Connection with Ted Robertson - Left Hand Brewing - June 7, 2020

KRDO’s Business Connection with Ted Robertson - Left Hand Brewing - June 7, 2020

June 7, 2020

The Left Hand Brewing Foundation, Colorado Strong Pale Ale and an innovative way of helping craft breweries survive the pandemic.

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The KRDO Business Connection with Ted Robertson - Manual Edge Physiotherapy - June 7, 2020

The KRDO Business Connection with Ted Robertson - Manual Edge Physiotherapy - June 7, 2020

June 7, 2020

Not all physical therapy practices are created equal.  They aren't meant to be and few truly stand out.  Manual Edge, it's methods, techniques and team is a prime example of how specializing solves chronic pain issues for more people, not fewer. 

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City of C.S. Real Estate and Lifestyles show- June 6, 2020

City of C.S. Real Estate and Lifestyles show- June 6, 2020

June 6, 2020

Deborah has Sam Bott from "Sleep Creme" in the studio as a encore replay. Debby wanted to re introduce Sam Bott and his sleep creme, which is a CBD creme.

The Jay Garvens Show-Your Real Estate tax deductions during tax time- June 6,2020

The Jay Garvens Show-Your Real Estate tax deductions during tax time- June 6,2020

June 6, 2020

Jay Garvens invites Justin Hermes into the studio this week to discuss your real estate tax deductions, or the lack of. Jay will give you many options you can utilize to save you money and ways to clean up your over spending.

A Bittersweet Parting - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson  - Tails from the Trails - June 5, 2020

A Bittersweet Parting - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Tails from the Trails - June 5, 2020

June 6, 2020

Soon our wonderful friends, Katie Donovan and Andrew Wright, will be off on their next great adventure!  We're happy for them but they will be missed.  Tails from the Trails and TFtT Campfire Chats are among the projects they're planning to keep growing and that means we get to enjoy their visits to Afternoon News for at least a few weeks longer!

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The Veteran’s Voice with Mike Lewis - June 6, 2020

The Veteran’s Voice with Mike Lewis - June 6, 2020

June 6, 2020

Mt. Carmel Veterans Service Center is a Beacon of Support for military, veterans and their families.  Chief Operating Officer Bob McLaughlin shares Mt. Carmel’s commitment to serving our communities veterans following their service to our country.  Hear a first-hand account of support received from a client who just happened to find Mt. Carmel as he transitioned out of the military.  And learn how collaborating with our community partners is paramount to Mt. Carmel’s success.

A Silent Auction that Tops Them All in Support of Kids - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - KidPower - June 5, 2020

A Silent Auction that Tops Them All in Support of Kids - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - KidPower - June 5, 2020

June 6, 2020

KidPower's John Henry figuratively gavels the 2020 Cocoholic Faux Frolic silent auction open.  Bidding is open now through June 8, at 5:00 p.m. on hundreds of items, something for everyone!  REGISTER and BID HERE

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The Continuum of Practicing Law and Planning - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Kevin Hancock - June 5, 2020

The Continuum of Practicing Law and Planning - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Kevin Hancock - June 5, 2020

June 6, 2020

He's Dave Ramsey trusted and endorsed with good reason.  He's a masterful planner and practitioner of the legal profession.  Kevin Hancock shares his views on the effect the pandemic has had on the practice of law and planning ahead.

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Free Report Friday! - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Barb Schlinker - June 5, 2020

Free Report Friday! - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Barb Schlinker - June 5, 2020

June 6, 2020

- Sponsored Content -

Free Report Fridays on KRDO's Afternoon News is sponsored by Barb Schlinker and Your Home Sold Guaranteed Realty Colorado Springs.  FRF airs at 4:12 P.M. Fridays and features real estate news, information and a free report to help you buy your next home or sell the one you're in.

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Chamber Day on The Extra:  Business Edition with Ted Robertson - Colorado Springs Chamber and EDC - June 5, 2020

Chamber Day on The Extra: Business Edition with Ted Robertson - Colorado Springs Chamber and EDC - June 5, 2020

June 5, 2020

Colorado Springs Chamber and EDC President and CEO, Dirk Draper, discusses the Chamber's work in diversity and inclusion; Recovery Council work and and the Chamber's partnership with the El Paso County Department of Public Health.

Chief Defense Development Officer, Reggie Ash, talks about US Space Command and what it means to Colorado Springs along with what the Chamber is doing to secure our city as permanent HQ.

VP of Government Affairs, Rachel Beck, updates on legislative priorities, bills the Chamber is watching at the Capitol and e-signature awareness.

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KRDO’s Morning News - June 4, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - June 4, 2020

June 5, 2020

Jonathan Toman with Peak Radar talks about what is happening on Peak Radar Virtual.

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 4, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 4, 2020

June 4, 2020
On Thursday's "The Extra", we spoke with Facebook's US Policy Manager Diana Doukas about the company's efforts to help small businesses, after conducting a recent report on the State of Small Businesses, in which 86,000 people were surveyed who owned, worked for or managed small businesses. The report can be accessed here.  
The Conservatory Campus is Reopening; Early Childhood Programs and More - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Linda Weise - June 3, 2020

The Conservatory Campus is Reopening; Early Childhood Programs and More - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Linda Weise - June 3, 2020

June 4, 2020

The Colorado Springs Conservatory's Linda Weise is re-opening the campus starting June 8, for lessons on site.  Linda and her team offer creative ways that kids and families can continue to learn including their Early Childhood program featuring virtual learning for parents and the very young.  A Conservatory All Stars Watch party is coming in June featuring the Conservatory's mentors, alumni and students.  Learn More 

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A Curfew for Colorado Springs - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Richard Skorman - June 3, 2020

A Curfew for Colorado Springs - KRDO’s Afternoon News with Ted Robertson - Richard Skorman - June 3, 2020

June 4, 2020

In light of violent protesting over the death of George Floyd while he was in police custody, related vandalism and the threat to public and police safety, Mayor John Suthers has enacted an emergency curfew.  City Council President, Richard Skorman, addresses some of the details and the "why" behind the curfew.

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The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 3, 2020

The Extra with Shannon Brinias - June 3, 2020

June 3, 2020
On Wednesday's "The Extra", we focused on the challenges facing area restaurants during the coronavirus pandemic and associated closures.  Mackenzie Maltby Tamayo, Marketing Consultant, Altitude Hospitality Group and Sarah Mishler, Chief Brand and Strategy Officer, Blue Star Group, shared their experiences with their flagship restaurants, and how they're reopening in safe steps.  More information can be found at StellinaPizza.co and NorthSideSocialCo.com
KRDO’s Morning News - June 3, 2020

KRDO’s Morning News - June 3, 2020

June 3, 2020

Traci Marques with the Pikes Peak Workforce Center talks about the job market.