Newscast for Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 8:04 AM:
- Six Colorado Springs City Council members will be sworn into office this morning, including newcomers David Geislinger, Richard Skorman, and Yolanda Avila. The ceremony will take place at the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum. The new council is expected to elect a president and president pro tem this afternoon.
- 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... Last year, the tour moved through the Lower Arkansas River Valley, with stops in Ordway, Fowler, and La Junta.