Monday Newscast, 4/17/17, 5:32 PM

Apr 17, 2017

Newscast for Monday, April 17, 2017, 5:32 PM:

  • The 1st Stryker Brigade Combat team and other units from Fort Carson are convoying to the Pinon Canon Maneuver Site in southeastern Colorado for a two-week exercise at the training grounds.  Soldiers are expected to train with simulated targets under different scenarios. 
     
  • An app that encourages users to support farmers and growers in southern Colorado is moving into its third year. 91.5 KRCC's Holly Pretsky reports...
     
  • The route for this year's Pedal the Plains bicycle tour includes Kersey, Keenseburg and Brush in northeastern Colorado.  It'll be the 6th year for the tour, which looks to highlight the state's rural communities and takes place in mid-September. Last year, the tour moved through the Lower Arkansas River Valley, with stops in Ordway, Fowler, and La Junta.