Tuesday Newscast, 3/1/16, 5:32 PM

Mar 1, 2016

Newscast for Tuesday, March 1, 2016, 5:32 PM:

  • A U.S. Senate agriculture panel has given preliminary approval to a measure that would prevent states from passing their own GMO food labeling laws. Colorado Democratic Senator Michael Bennet, who sits on the committee, voted against it...
  • Colorado Springs Fire Chief Christopher Riley will retire on Friday.  Riley joined the force as fire chief in 2013 after spending seven years as the head of the Pueblo Fire Department.  Prior to that, Riley served in southern California.  Deputy Chief Ted Collas will serve as interim chief.