Thursday Newscast, 4/6/17, 5:32 PM

Apr 6, 2017

Newscast for Thursday, April 6, 2017, 5:32 PM:

  • Colorado’s 4th Judicial District is being recognized for the work of its Veterans Trauma Court. The court serves vets in El Paso and Teller Counties, and has been selected as one of four “mentor” courts around the country. 91.5 KRCC’s Jake Brownell has more...
  • Construction on a major expansion at Memorial Hospital North in Colorado Springs began this week.  Crews broke ground on a $110 million project that will expand the facility to over 110 inpatient beds and include two additional surgery rooms and additional birth center services.  Trauma services will also expand.  According to hospital officials, inpatient admissions grew more than 60% between 2014 and 2016.  The facility opened in 2007.