Updated: 05/10/2013 - A high demand for new homes, sounds good, but what if the supply of qualified workers are just not there? There are 5 states that have that problem and the National Association of Home Builders says Colorado is one of them. Colorado is one of the fastest rebounding states when it comes to the housing industry, that is the good news; however, home builders are saying skilled construction workers are hard to come by.
Posted: 04/26/2013 - After last summer's devastating wildfire season and a winter without a lot of snow, Western Colorado was prepping for the worst. It was thought we'd be in stage two for water restrictions, or mandatory water limitations as we headed into the summer months.
Posted: 04/05/2013 - Couples face another large decision, whether or not to tie the knot. A new study shows cohabitation is becoming the new normal for more and more long-term couples in America.
Posted: 04/05/2013 - Each week Kids Aid provides between 16 and 17 hundred district 51 students with food for the weekend.
Updated: 04/04/2013 - The town of Palisade has a new top cop after a swearing-in ceremony this morning.New Chief Tony Erickson was sworn into his new position today after a brief ceremony.He comes to the area after serving as a sergeant for the Colorado Springs Police Department. Erickson says he is already building relationships and wants to get started on evolving the department.
Updated: 04/04/2013 - If you spent the long cold winter making yard improvement plans, it's time to get started. But before you do, utility officials say there's a quick free phone call you need to make before doing anything else. The beginning of spring usually marks a jump in activity for yard work and home improvement projects but Xcel energy officials want you to use caution, and they have good
Updated: 12/03/2012 - Will we fall off the fiscal cliff? Time is running short, and emotions are running high, as Democrats and Republicans are sticking to their guns.
Posted: 12/01/2012 - It's not Santa's sleigh, but bikers around the valley are loading up their hogs with plenty of toys.
Updated: 12/01/2012 - One local animal hospital wants to remind the community not to to forget about the less fortunate furry four legged friends in our area.
Updated: 11/24/2012 - One local non-profit is asking the community to help brighten the lives of African families struggling to make ends meet.
Updated: 11/24/2012 - The La Plata County Sheriff's office enters day six in the search for a missing 13 year old teenager in southwest Colorado.
Updated: 11/24/2012 - Shoppers in Aurora, Colorado got a scare Friday night when a man fired a gun in a Target store during black Friday shopping.
Updated: 11/22/2012 - The Da Vinci surgical system is revolutionizing Western Slope healthcare.
Updated: 11/21/2012 - A local business owner honors our American heroes in a special way.
Updated: 11/21/2012 - Unbearable pain, an inability to work, and no help from your insurance. That's the daily struggle of people suffering from TMJ.
Updated: 11/21/2012 - It's a permanent solution to a temporary problem. The National Alliance on Mental Illnesses Western Slope is asking for your help to save lives.
Updated: 11/20/2012 - The day after President Obama was re-elected, the stock market tanked. Now we're hearing about a dangerous fiscal cliff. What does this mean for your financial future?
Updated: 11/20/2012 - Colorado Mesa University is preparing a massive Thanksgiving feast for the less fortunate.
Updated: 11/19/2012 - Those interested in giving a unique gift this holiday season made their way over to the Lincoln Park Barn Sunday for the Alternative Christmas Fair.
Updated: 11/16/2012 - Local business owners are still trying to sort out exactly what the Affordable Health Care Act, or "Obamacare," means to them.