Thursday Newscast, 5/11/17, 5:32 PM

May 11, 2017

Newscast for Thursday, May 11, 2017, 5:32 PM:

  • The Colorado National Guard was called in to help evacuate people left stranded after flooding near Beulah, west of Pueblo.  The National Weather Service in Pueblo says Beulah received more than 4 inches of rain in the last 24 hours, and more than 16 inches since March 23rd.  Road closures remain in place and the Red Cross has an evacuation center open at the Beulah School.
  • Governor John Hickenlooper says this year’s legislative session was the most productive of his seven years in office. But as 91.5 KRCC's Bente Birkeland reports, he’s contemplating a special legislative session to tackle transportation…