In Colorado Springs, inactive voters still have a chance to pick up a ballot for tomorrow’s mayoral runoff election (Gazette). Area leaders who went on an economic development trip to Oklahoma City come back brimming with ideas (Gazette). The city’s engineer leaves job for one in Arizona (Gazette). Warrior Games kick off today (KRDO). Memorial Park hosted a memorial service for homeless veterans (Gazette). Area K9 units fare well in annual testing (Gazette). Air Force Academy graduation tickets are available today (KOAA, KKTV, KRDO, Gazette). Memorial Hospital officials say uncertainty about the health system’s future has led to a drop in patients (Colorado Springs Business Journal*). Colorado Springs Philharmonic shows stronger finances, but still a way to go (CSBJ*).

The Pueblo Chieftain looks back 40 years ago with the Catholic Diocese in the city closed all its schools. Results of research looking at the Arkansas Valley Super Ditch project and a proposal to allow land to fallow will be released Wednesday (Chieftain). Otero Junior College is set to begin its new Soil and Crop Science program, and has extended its scholarship deadline (LaJunta Tribune-Democrat).

In Trinidad, a new building code proposal is causing concern (Trinidad Times-Independent). Las Animas County plans to return the airport to profitability (Trinidad Times-Independent).

Canon City‘s District 4 race gets a candidate (Canon City Daily News). Florence cuts the ribbon on a community-wide arts project (Canon City Daily Record).

Disclaimer: KRCC and KRCC News make no guarantees regarding the content within these reports, however consider them part of the news and media outlets reporting on issues affecting our coverage area. The Index is not exhaustive, and is not an endorsement of any kind. * indicates subscription required.

 

Comments are closed.

News

Getty Images
July 25, 2017 | NPR · The Arizona senator, recently diagnosed with brain cancer, will be in the Senate Tuesday for what’s expected to be a close health-care vote. But it’s unclear what exactly senators will be voting on.
 

Courtesy of Morgan Mancha
July 25, 2017 | NPR · It wouldn’t be surprising. The cheerful, vintage pieces are durable and able to help with almost any culinary task. And passionate collectors have devoted blogs, fan groups and social media to it.
 

AP
July 25, 2017 | NPR · The president’s son and former campaign chairman are still legally required to tell the truth.
 

Arts & Life

July 24, 2017 | NPR · Stand-up comedy is late coming to Mexico, but Sofia Nino de Rivera, with self-deprecating humor, sells out shows and has a one-woman hit on Netflix.
 

Courtesy of Alexis Murphy
July 24, 2017 | NPR · It was only a matter of time before fans of the Broadway hit sought out culinary tributes to their most treasured folk hero. Here are historically minded ideas to eat like the Founding Father.
 

HBO
July 24, 2017 | NPR · In “Stormborn,” lots of long-hoarded information was finally shared, and in a massive sea battle, buckles got gruesomely swashed.
 

Music

For NPR music
July 25, 2017 | NPR · The festival’s executive producer Jay Sweet explains how he picked this year’s lineup and why the festival continues to resonate with people more than 50 years after it started.
 

YouTube screen shot
July 25, 2017 | NPR · Watch Sylvan Esso perform a version of the the duo’s song “Die Young” with members of Wye Oak, The Mountain Goats, Hiss Golden Messenger, Mountain Men and Megafaun.
 

AFP/Getty Images
July 24, 2017 | NPR · After 150 shows, Canadian pop megastar Justin Bieber suddenly announced today that he has canceled the rest of his world tour.
 

Get the KRCC iPhone App

The Writer's Almanac

Radiolab