WHY CAN'T WE FIX THAT?
"You'll be just tranquil, peaceful, asleep. And then all of a sudden, 'Raww!'"
Train horns are rattling the nerves of a lot of us at night. Other communities have Quiet Zones, so why not Colorado Springs?...
Notice anything different about this train? There’s no horn. Why do certain areas of El Paso County qualify for a Quiet Zone when Colorado Springs cannot? Join me tonight on KRDO NewsChannel 13 / KRDO.com at 10 o’clock when I dig into WHY CAN’T WE FIX THAT?
WHY CAN'T WE FIX THAT? There's something rattling the nerves of a lot of people on the south end of Colorado Springs, and it doesn't have to be that way. Join me tonight on KRDO NewsChannel 13 / KRDO.com at 5 and 10 o'clock when I look into train horn quiet zones, and why there aren't any in Colorado Springs.
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BREAKING: We've learned that EPC Sheriff's Office Dep. Scott Stone has been re-admitted to the hospital due to complications from his injuries sustained in the shooting that killed Dep. Flick. We are all pulling for you tonight, Dep. Stone!
INACTION: We've learned a deputy sheriff took a defensive stance -- but never went inside the Florida school -- for 4 minutes while shots were being fired at Douglas High School. He has since resigned/retired.
BREAKING: Two Peyton students arrested, charged
We will never forget
Jared Scott Jensen
Detective Jared Jensen was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a parolee who was wanted for attempted m...urder.
Detective Jensen radioed dispatch that he had spotted the suspect near the intersection of Costilla Street and Hancock Avenue and that he was going to make contact with the suspect.
After approaching the suspect, Detective Jensen was shot once in the face. Detective Jensen fell to the ground and the suspect stood over him and shot him again.
Four minutes later, citizens called to report a shooting. Responding officers located Detective Jensen on the sidewalk suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to Memorial Hospital where he succumbed to his wounds.
The suspect was apprehended by FBI and ATF agents following a massive manhunt and was subsequently convicted of second-degree murder.
On May 5, 2008, he was sentenced to 96 years in prison.
End of Watch February 22, 2006
The USOC needs to answer to this culture of apparent dismissal and neglect of athletes.
SCHOOL DELAYS/CLOSURES: Tonight's snow is prompting some changes for Tuesday. Check this link for the latest updates --
POWER OUTAGE: Time to get the fireplace going if you have one! It's going to be a cold night for some.
According to Colorado Springs Utilities, 541 customers in the Research Pkwy and Union area on the NE side of town are dealing with a power outage. Full power restoration expected by 1 a.m.
WHY CAN'T WE FIX THAT? Southern Colorado, largely neglected for CDOT Safety Assist Patrol:
Admission is one thing. We've GOT to be better than this. Our safety and future are at risk. READ -- FBI admits to prior warning about FL shooter:
WHY CAN'T WE FIX THAT? If you get into an accident, your car breaks down, or there's debris in the road CDOT's Safety Assist Patrols are there to help... or are they? A KRDO NewsChannel 13 / KRDO.com investigation found out Southern Colorado is largely neglected for the service. What we found, tonight at 5 and 10 o'clock.