Wednesday Newscast, 4/5/17, 7:04 AM

Apr 5, 2017

Newscast for Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 7:04 AM:

  • Nearly 32% of voters in Colorado Springs cast ballots in yesterday's municipal election. Incumbents Don Knight, Jill Gaebler, and Andy Pico handily won reelection in their respective districts, while Yolanda Avila won District 4 with 40% of the vote.  In District 3, Richard Skorman defeated Chuck Fowler by a margin of about 15%.  Voters approved all three ballot measures.  Results will be certified next week.
  • Toxin levels at two south Pueblo parks within the Colorado Smelter Superfund area are normal, according to the Environmental Protection Agency.  91.5 KRCC’s Shanna Lewis reports...