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"arapahoe basin" Discussed on TalkRadio 630 KHOW
"Out about their next seminar three oh three seven seven nine sixty six hundred this report is sponsored by Arapahoe basin little bit of a rain snow mix on the way for Friday today the last warm one the high sixty five with mostly sunny skies tonight down to thirty five I'm meteorologist Brooks garner fox thirty one or whether joint Arapahoe basin this spring for fun events concerts and also snow conditions purchase your two thousand twenty twenty one season pass today for the lowest price go to Arapahoe basin dot com or call one eight eight eight Arapahoe for more information Denver's talk station available everywhere with the I heart radio app number one for broadcasting seeks thirty K. now and I heart radio station hi Tom Martino here three oh three seven one three talk listen I want to talk about rudeness for a second there's no downside to being polite well if someone else though is being rude to you you generally want your back for sure well that's why what generally happens slot I don't think so honest to god I don't think or they're just in a bad mood but here's what I think okay I one I I think that I want to be nice to everybody but you're exactly right I react the way I'm treated but then I think maybe they're having a bad day and I just turned around and shift that paradigm that'll shift their day.
"arapahoe basin" Discussed on KOA 850 AM
"Every day Democrat party is apart during a rally in Cincinnati trump argued that Democrats have a record of quote neglect corruption and decay in many cities that they got big name Democrat in town today presidential candidate Kamel Heris will roll into Denver the California senator has a rally at manual high school five fifteen is when the doors open she is fresh off her appearance at this week's democratic presidential debate in Detroit Arapahoe basin ski area is joining forces with another multi resort pasts Kaylee news radio's Connor Sri does live with that story I remember at the end of last season it ended its relationship with the Vail resorts epic pass now a base and becoming the newest member of the icon pass club this comes after telluride switched its affiliation from icon to epic this offseason also now depending on which icon pass you purchase you can get either five days in a basin was some blackout dates or seven days with no blackout dates and all the icon pass now offers access to forty resorts well the epic pass includes sixty five reporting live Connor Shreve came away newsradio sentencing scheduled for early October for a woman whose child was found dead in a storage unit in Denver only ship hanky pleaded guilty yesterday to account of child abuse resulting in death the body of seven year old kid McWilliams was found in the unit last December his remains had been encased in concrete the boy's father also facing charges in the case thank you could be sentenced to as much as thirty two years in prison Chad often can't we newsradio in boulder the U. S. house select committee on climate on climate crisis they've got an earful from Colorado leaders among them governor Polish he's a champion for renewable energy sources such as wind and solar more than just a moral imperative to combat climate.
"arapahoe basin" Discussed on Newsradio 700 WLW
"To a good start. so of course we rolled out a spring into summer late last week right on summer's opening day up to twenty inches of snow buried the high terrain of the colorado rockies Boosting the snowpack in that state. They say to extrordinary levels for this time of year. The summer solstice flakes marked a continuation of a snowy stretch that started in January and February and lingered onto the spring even before the solstice. No, the Denver post said that the, the snowpack was in virtually every numerical sense off the charts. at the time the snow pack was seven hundred fifty one percent above normal due to the news no friday into the weekend the natural resources conversation conservation service reported that the state's snowpack ballooned to four thousand one hundred twenty one percent above normal as of yesterday This number is so high because ordinarily very little snow is left by late June. As cold temperatures late in the spring helped preserved all that snow that had fallen earlier. so after the weekend blanket of snow the scenes in the high country west of denver look like the middle of winter enough snow to actually to actually closed some rose many ski areas reported accumulation including breckenridge vail beaver creek arapahoe basin steamboat springs At steamboats no stakes showed up to around twenty inches of snow Saturday. now c._n._n. wrote that the last time that area witnessed snow this late in the season with june seventeenth of nineteen twenty eight and so yeah off the charts at arapahoe basin so much snow has fallen since the winter that they've stayed opened for skied on weekends through the month of june they declared saturday a powder day after a fresh coating of two inches there they are planning to open again this weekend and possibly even the july fourth week catch noski and on july the fourth while the smoke while it may have some in colorado's high country craving warmer temperatures you know the precepts since the first of the year his pretty much ended a costly drought in the state of colorado the elevated snowpack in that runoff expected to lower colorado's wildfire.
"arapahoe basin" Discussed on KOA 850 AM
"NewsRadio. Colorado's news, traffic and weather station. We do have a chance for some rain and some rain snow mix tonight here in Denver. Don't expect much accumulation pretty similar to what happened. The other night might just be icy out there on Saturday morning. We do have clear skies on Saturday. Forty six degrees, mostly sunny, however, it will be very windy outside at many areas from CBS four I'm meteorologist Lauren Whitney on KOA NewsRadio. Eight fifty AM and ninety four one FM right now in Denver, mostly cloudy and forty four degrees avalanches impacting too big ski areas today. Arapahoe basin wasn't able to open today. They were working on launch mitigation and triggered a slide on the Widowmaker run. It brought down snowing timber onto highway six a basin and see daughter clearing, the snow and debris from the highway. They say they will be open at a basin normal hours tomorrow. There was also a minor avalanche today at Breckenridge had happened on an expert run off the imperial express super chair the resort says it happened about twelve thirty this afternoon. It was quickly. Cleared. No one was hurt. Cathy Walker KOA NewsRadio a couple whose truck was buried by an avalanche near Copper Mountain earlier. This week says they feel fortunate to have survived cholerae has her husband and young daughter were traveling to Denver where they had to stop because of weather conditions. And that's when the avalanche hit there truck breaking a window. We turn back and the whole back seats were full of snow covered my daughter, we couldn't see her. I was freaking out. I didn't know what how how to act. That's Ray speaking to CBS four the couple heard their child and with the help of another stranded driver were able to get everyone to safety with her storm warnings remain in effect for the northern mountains through eight o'clock tomorrow morning, another eight to sixteen inches of snow possible above eight thousand feet, high wind warnings also for the front range foothills starting tonight at midnight that will continue through noon tomorrow. Strong winds expected in ESTES park Nederland and Idaho springs also between golden and boulder. President Trump says it's hard to believe just how damaged Lee county Alabama. Gamma is following a series of tornadoes. He got an aerial view today from the Marine One helicopter thanking people in agencies for their response had done an incredible job. And I want to thank FEMA all of our people from FEMA they've been very quick acting twenty three people were killed when that series of storms hit on Sunday in sports tough news for Colorado Avalanche fans. Captain, Gabe Landis. Scott will miss four to six weeks with upper body injury. There are four weeks left in the regular season. In the house are four points out of a playoff spot. Spring. Baseball continues for the Colorado Rockies tomorrow. We'll have the game between the rocks Indians live right here at twelve fifty five after that game ends we'll bring you the men's basketball regular season finale as they host USC. Our next update comes your way at eight thirty..
"arapahoe basin" Discussed on KOA 850 AM
"Newsradio time is to former governor John Hickenlooper officially launched his twenty twenty presidential campaign. Thursday listening. Colorado's many successes under his watch and taking several swipes at President Trump while promoting vision of the more unified country, I without even mentioning the president's name. It's time to end this American crisis that division. It's time. Together. President of the United States. Twenty minutes Hickenlooper outlined a progressive democratic campaign platform that includes a green economy single payer healthcare zero emissions at a country that has he says includes hope see is reopened. I seventy over the Vail pass and through the ten mile canyon following several avalanches Thursday. However travel is completely being discouraged cleanup operations continue on state highway ninety one CBS fours. Matt Coles shell has been there at the site of where three cars were earlier buried. It's fifteen feet deep in places. That's why those three cars were buried in its trees in rocks and all sorts of debris. Not just snow US six over the Loveland pass will remain closed overnight possibly into Friday morning due to the adverse, conditions and speaking your Friday, the arapahoe basin says it hopes to open tomorrow, but they do not plan to open at nine AM a statement from the ski area says they'll wait until the mitigation work has been completed. They encourage skiers to stay away from. A base and until they can set a time to reopen the resort Denver police say that they're looking for a man who has been sexually assaulting other men in his mini van in low door for possibly years. Denver cops say the pattern of assault began possibly in two thousand thirteen a suspect speaks both English and Spanish with a high pitched voice. It's possible. The man poses as a driver. Denver. Police are concerned. There may be additional victims who have not reported the assaults. Our next news update at two thirty Roger Hudson. Newsradio eight fifty AM and ninety four one FM..
"arapahoe basin" Discussed on Newsradio 700 WLW
"Has proved to be too much of a good thing for some of the ski resorts, actually. Arapahoe basin ski resort closed due in part to the extreme avalanche danger. In addition an access road was closed by the avalanche danger other resorts were open, including Copper Mountain. But some of the lifts they say are close. One intentionally triggered avalanche near the town of empire. Actually reached seventy for the first time since nineteen fifty seven and other one that's big big avalanche snow from another intentional avalanche near the Eisenhower tunnel covered covered. All four lanes of the highway leaving snow and debris up to fifteen feet. Deep over about a three hundred foot section of the road. So use caution traveling out west. And some of these areas are gonna pricey some more snow with our weekend system coming up here. We had time to touch on this briefly here, Tim Jim sent me a link to a story out of. Carrollton, ohio. They're a major accident occurred Thursday evening as a semi truck ultimately rolled into a lake. The sheriff said the semi was hauling propane travelling north on state route three thirty two when the driver lost control turn around a turn. Off the right side of the road crashing through a guard. Wairoa a rail knocked over several telephone poles before crashing into a private lake and bursting into flames. Interview says intricate see the truck is on fire at this point. We don't know who owns the truck yet. It's too dangerous. So they're just waiting until the fire burns down, and we'll get out there. So we could find out who's truck it is. And where we go from there. At this time, the draw the sheriff not releasing the condition of the driver, but they say state road state route three thirty two's going to be closed pretty much through most of the night tonight Thursday night. News update time here on America's truck..
"arapahoe basin" Discussed on KQED Radio
"Snow sports contribute. Nearly seventy three billion dollars and nearly seven hundred thousand jobs to the US economy earlier this year udalls group published its own economic report during low sell for us. We found that the average number of jobs lost across the country is over seventeen thousand and the average revenue losses. Just over a billion dollars. Of course. Weather and snow seasons can vary quite a bit in response to a question on preparing for climate change, a Representative from Vail resorts said they're not too worried. They're having a really good snow year. And that's true. Chris linsmayer is with Colorado ski country USA an industry group that represents twenty three ski areas in Colorado this year, we've had plentiful early season snowfall. But he says it's important to note that over the long term the mountains have been seeing more frost free days, which has a huge impact on our industry, especially in the early season as resorts are utilizing manmade. Made snow and working to get the resorts open. That's certainly trend that we've seen and it's a trend the ski industry can't ignore changes. Certainly something that are resorts are seen affecting their business in in our taking seriously and trying to come up with solutions to it small resorts like arapahoe basin and big ones like Aspen, we actually debuted our newest summer activities center up on Snowmass this summer called loss forest. That's Christian nap with the Aspen skiing company, and we've got several cool activities built into the forest up there for families to enjoy there's an alpine coaster up there. We've got a giant rock climbing wall and we've really continue to build out our mountain bike downhill program as well. But he says Aspen is also focusing on how to make and keep more snow on their slopes for the fall winter and spring we are investing in more snow making coverage pipelines holding ponds more brushing on the mountains. You can open. With less snow all those things, you know, we want to be prepared going forward. Back at arapahoe basin. Mike Nathan says they're preparing that way too. And he says while summer offerings aren't a silver bullet. It will definitely help their.
"arapahoe basin" Discussed on Here & Now
"Genesis medical center says patients haven't even been coming to the hospital in their usual numbers because of the cold. Yeah, I'd say so far today. I'm seeing less patients as I think most people are trying to stay indoors as much as they can. But I'm definitely seeing more medic transfers instead of people going out in braving the elements in their own car in Roseville. Michigan. Dana Korean owns a residential heating and cooling business. She's already been fielding more calls than usual. You know? Generally reschedule about one hundred service calls a day right now. We've already scheduled over fifty I'm and we've only been open for three hours. So we're way ahead of what we're normally at at a day. But we what we do is generally put a priority for people that don't have heat. So we make sure we. Get out there the same day for them Korean says, many of the customers are elderly and have trouble getting downstairs to their basement to check on their furnace when it's acting up in Chicago, the famous deep dish pizza restaurant. Luma noughties is open and expecting a lot of orders chief operating officer. Jim Dangelo says they'll stay open as long as it's safe. He's telling delivery drivers to be sure they have a full tank of gas delivery for sure will be greater than a normal delivery day as you can imagine. Most people don't want to leave their house or some people will venture out espec-, especially somebody who's local in the neighborhood a few blocks away. You know, maybe they've been in how in the house all day kids stayed home from school. And so it's a nice little journey. I think to drive a couple blocks and have dinner out versus kind of being cooped up in the house. So we closed a couple of hours early last night. We stop taking deliveries probably two and a half hours before we normally do yesterday. We'll roll that back even a little earlier today. We'll we'll just try to get through the dinner hour again where we can make sure we support people who are you know, going to need food today. But you know, nothing beyond that now hungry for a deep dish pizza. So what about dogs they gotta walk and Tiffany Weber the owner of while you were out pet sitting services in Milwaukee says she's trying to limit the pets outdoor time to about sixty seconds. We do have some of our Burmese mountain dogs, and our Siberian huskies that are refusing to come inside. But we just have to make the staff and the owners completely aware that they're pads are gonna freeze even if it looks like they're loving it outside the smaller dogs, a lot of our tweenies and our lot of our dachshunds. They won't even go near the door because of the cold drafts with jackets on boots on and in. That instance, most of the parents will already have p pads or will bring some peop- heads along with in the hopes that they'll use that. Instead, most of the dogs are under like ten pounds. So they're great. To carry Tiffany says they've had many cancellations during this cold weather in. It's the first time in six years that they've had to shut down their doggy daycare services. Well as we follow the brutal cold in the mid west. The ski industry is concerned about shorter season because of climate change alley Bugner from member station KRCC in Colorado Springs reports. On a hot day back in September. I visited arapahoe basin ski area just eighty miles west of Denver dad and kit over here playing frisbee and just about the resorts. Mike Nathan is giving me a tour as we walk Nathan points to a couple of kids running through a sprinkler guarantee. That's a first for a and kids shirtless. Playing in water in September almost eleven thousand feet. Oh, and that German music in the background for doing German, food and beer and have all this great October fest style music. It's kind of our closing summer event. Nathan says it's been a summer of firsts for this small ski area. It's the first summer that we've had true like events every weekend. He says they've drawn more people up this summer for hiking mountain biking and wildlife viewing on the day. I visited the gold leafed Aspin's were an attraction in addition to the beer Stein's strudel. Of course, Nathan this summer expansion was a natural way of growing their business and bolstering there. Annual income using infrastructure..
"arapahoe basin" Discussed on KOA 850 AM
"I we get traffic and weather together. We check in with John Morrissey. How's it going John? Another slow drive home tonight as you head out of downtown. Both sides of I twenty five pretty jammed up. I'll whether you going northbound or southbound I twenty five drive is very heavy. And if you Broadway to get out of the Dow down Broadway to bright boulevard, there was an earlier crash at twenty nine just after it turns and becomes bright boulevard. Heading up toward I seventy that Rex's been cleared, but you're slow you go under the viaduct there under the train tracks and up onto bright boulevard. Are your drive is pretty tough in the Aurora area that cleared the crash southbound to twenty-five at I twenty five but record the backups this morning you down. It's southbound two to five at Parker road. Others a couple of vehicles on the left shoulder. One on the right side. Also, pretty slow drive on southbound two to five at colefax. There was a semi that's built its load. Southbound a truck stop northbound to help us to it's jammed up in both directions around the hospitals. They're onto to five deer. Colefax your drive in the tech center. Very heavy. I twenty five. Five teaching five drive told you about that just got cleared there. At twenty five is a slow go on seaport seventy westbound at all your westbound route to seventy is loaded up in the commerce city area. Eastbound I seventy six especially around federal and then getting onto northbound I twenty five this report is sponsored by arapahoe basin. Arapahoe basin four hundred sixty eight acre expansion the beavers is now open with thirty four new roads at a new quad chairlift of the two thousand eighteen nineteen ski and ride season. Learn more about ABC terrain at arapahoe basin dot com. Next update five fifteen KOA.
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"You get to vote. What might be the most important election. Of our lifetimes, maybe more important than two thousand former president sounding a bit hoarse there on the run-up to the election. President Obama told the crowd that the character of the nation is on the ballot and blasted Republicans for lying to win support. Democrats are hoping to take control of the house to do that. They need to dozen seats to flip president or press secretary, excuse me. Sarah Sanders, said Democrats have no message and have no solutions ahead of the election. If people want to move forward that's under President Trump and under his administration, and under a congress that he's helping I go out and campaign for and get elected. Some key governors races. Will also be decided including right here in our state, Colorado. There are millions of votes still outstanding ahead of election day in our state. The Colorado secretary of state's office says more than one point two million ballots actually closer now to one point five million have been served in so far Republicans and Democrats are essentially tied for turnout sexually steep, Wayne. Williams says independents are also making a big splash affiliates have been returning hundred older than one hundred thousand more ballots. Than they were at this stage for years ago. Four hundred and sixty one thousand on affiliates and to find out where you can drop off your ballots. Log onto just vote Colorado dot org, and once again, don't mail it. Yeah. He'll get there. You've got to deliver by hand or career or something. Country. The story is some very welcome early season. So Loveland ski area has received a foot of stolen just last twenty four hours since Friday they've had almost two feet of snow nearby arapahoe basin about fifteen inches during the same time. This is creating a terrific base for the ski areas that are already open and the ski areas that are set to open later this week on Friday Breckenridge and keystone open next Wednesday Winter Park opens for the season CBS four meteorologists Ashton Altieri. There are still some flurries we understand in the high country this morning because of those two big weekend storms, despite some midseason woes for your Denver Broncos games can still be special for some fans making a long journey. Just to see the team in person. KOA? Newsradio is Connor shreve. Joining us live with that story like Kodi Ogura and his father making that trip from Japan to see the Broncos play Sunday. And even though they didn't get to witness a win getting a chance to be a part of Broncos country is something they say they'll remember fondly United in one team to root for our team. That is. The best things that I could experience even the Broncos taking notice in recognizing their to international fans before the game yesterday. It was a dream. The guy from the iheartradio, very famous radio station in Denver. Asked me to do interview. And also the Denver Broncos three moment says he does plan to return for another Broncos game hoping for a chance to celebrate a win another goal. Not to have the baggage lost by the airlines. You know, I had to play that one right? Yes. Yeah. You could hear it or your your race. Or what's going on? Well, that's why I played it. Thank you Texas congressional candidate. Dan Crenshaw is responding to a joke by Saturday night lives. Pete Davidson at his expense to have a certain rules for when my friends of me. And it's simply this it has to be original. It has to be witty, and it has to be actually funny. All right. And this wasn't funny. Crenshaw spoke to FOX and friends this morning over the weekend. Davidson poked fun at the Republican because he wears an eye. Patch Crenshaw actually lost his eye when he was on tour in Afghanistan. Social media has also let the comic. No that he may have overstepped saying it was offensive to veterans. And finally the election cycle is one of music's most legendary hotheads fired up..
"arapahoe basin" Discussed on KOA 850 AM
"The snow guns going how far along are they, but they're snow making process and just from doing it for so long. We can I can tell how far out they are. In the building here certainly that lift line about four lines wide right now, maybe fifty sixty feet long, and then just an hour or two you'll see the singles stretch hundreds of feet up the one run. That's open reporting live at arapahoe basin. Connor schrief KOA NewsRadio. All right. Thanks Conor have fun out there. We'll be talking to him in about another hour. Thousands of migrants are marching in a caravan across Central America to the US border. They're reportedly fleeing violence in Honduras and searching for economic opportunity here. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo says he's working with the Mexican government to stop that caravan while the president is threatening to involve the military depending on so far has said they've not gotten any orders to deploy on the border. But with the president has done is made these threats of aid cuts to these countries, really strong, and they're taking them. Seriously. Those threats up front may turn off the country's publicly, but behind closed doors secretary Pompeo has been able to use that as leverage in his dealings with these countries. ABC's connor. Finnegan reporting from the State Department. A new lawsuit accuses every Catholic diocese in Illinois of covering up sex abuse by priests for men who filed suit yesterday say they were sexually abused by five. Priests perish is across that state. Attorney Marc Perlman represents some of the victims people have been aware and are outraged by the perpetrators these crimes, as are we equally disturbing if not more disturbing is the fact that the people leadership who knew about it allowed. The men say the church is holding back information hiding the names of accused priests in Illinois and keeping secret records on cases against those priests. It's sentencing day for a man who opened fire to Thornton. Walmart store killing three. Scott us pleaded guilty last week to three counts of first degree murder. In the case. The as office Senate did consult with family members of the victims before accepting that offer trims plea deal was made. So he could avoid the death penalty. He was scheduled to go to trial early next year. Chad Hoffman KOA NewsRadio and tonight's mega millions jackpot worth almost a billion bucks for tonight's drawing. That may. The cash option would five hundred and.
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"Other level one trauma centers the town of Breckenridge will spend eight million dollars to build its own fiber. Internet backbone for residents and businesses we're hoping that this investment in fiber infrastructure internet services, and capabilities will be an investment that will really pay off dividends way into the spokeswoman Haley Littleton says Breckenridge will break ground on the seventeen mile project next spring with fiber accessible to about a fifty six hundred homes and buildings other municipalities that have built their own broadband networks include centennial, Longmont and Montrose. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo met with Saudi Arabia's King Solomon and his son. The crown prince today bomb peyot says he believes there's a serious commitment to determine all the facts and ensure accountability in the case of missing Saudi journalists Jamal kashogi ABC news, senior foreign correspondent, Ian panel is in Instanbul Turkey where kashogi was last seen forensics team searching for nine hours, and according to AP, they found certain evidence, Jamal hustle. Jeep was killed there. But police sources tell ABC news the renew conclusion so far the Washington Post now -taining scans of passports from Turkish officials members of the alleged hit squad a source telling ABC, the Saudis may be ready to admit responsibility. For hustle death, reportedly as part of an interrogation, gone wrong. It took thirteen days for investigators to be allowed in to inspect the scene. Ski season opening wider arapahoe basin to open Friday, Loveland Saturday, a basin. Reporting nearly two feet of snow and good weather for snow making sports the Broncos don't have to dwell on Sundays loss for too long as they're back on the grid. Iron in Phoenix. Thursday night linebacker von Miller asked about GM, John Elway's comment that the Broncos have been soft less two weeks. I mean we had to Russia. The last two weeks. So I get where he's coming from. But that was the last two weeks notice week is totally different. We'll get everybody's best this week. They don't get a whole team's best and that starts with meeting. I'll get my best this weekend. Kick. This is the way on Broncos have lost four straight games. They're two and four on the season. Arizona is one and five next update at six thirty David kale. KOA NewsRadio eight fifty AM and ninety four one FM..
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"That's eight seven seven two six B I B L E. A new ABC news Washington Post poll out Friday reveals how Americans feel about the confirmation of supreme court Justice Brad Kavanagh ABC's Emily row reports from Washington fifty three percent of Americans support de further investigation. Justice Brad Kavanagh which could lead to efforts to remove him from office. That's according to a new ABC news Washington Post poll and divided among genders women support an additional probe by fifty eight to thirty seven percent. Overall, the poll says Americans by fifty one to forty one percent disapprove of Kavanagh's confirmation to the high court Emily row. ABC news, Washington. Get ready for ski season snow has been falling in Colorado. And now the first ski resort of the season says it's ready to go. Here's ABC's. Alec stone with the details. The lady storm hit Colorado brought twenty inches of fresh powder. And now wolf creek ski area in southwest. Colorado says it will be the first ski area in the country to open the season. It has an all natural settled base of fourteen inches. There's always a battle in Colorado to be the first ski area to open typically Loveland and arapahoe basin or the first in the country both in Colorado, but they'll be opening late next week. Alex stone ABC as Todd Harrow the founding member and former bassist of a rock band three. Doors down has been sentenced to ten years in Mississippi State prison for possession of a firearm by a felon. This is ABC news. A good night's sleep starts.
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"Is four thirty one. We had big fluffy snowflakes flakes moved through the Denver tech center. Earlier this afternoon, falling snow. This is gonna be off and on through the afternoon hours. Very little in terms of accumulation, but on the grass there could be up to an inch in a few spots CBS sports Ashton Altieri says the snowfall in the metro area and in the high country will be out this evening. He says we will have a better chance of snow accumulation Saturday night into Sunday. The wolf creek ski area near pagosa springs says it's had such a big dump of snow that they will have a limited opening this weekend. Eighteen to twenty inches has fallen since Tuesday in the snow keeps coming wolf creek below pin to novice runs this weekend. All with snow made by nature. Wolf creek is getting a jump on love Linden arapahoe basin which usually battle it out to be the first to open for the season federal agents say they busted illegal marijuana grow operations in at least twenty four homes in the metro area today. One in an affluent Aurora neighborhood this morning eighteenth. District DA. George Brock ler says all of the bus are tied to the same criminal organization. We are going to enforce the will of the people the state of Colorado, and they did not vote for the wild west of weed out here in Colorado. They voted for a regulated market. No word yet on how many people were arrested in connection with the bus broccoli says in many cases, the neighbors had no idea that were gro operations than their neighborhoods. This news is brought to you by Harding and associates. Our next update is at five o'clock. I'm Karen, Trinidad on KOA NewsRadio. Eight fifty AM and ninety four.
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"From a basin in Colorado is Adrian Adrian good to have you. Thanks for having me. What does that stand for arapahoe basin? Okay. And where is that is about an hour west of Denver right on the continental divide super high base area and really near the city easy to get to. So tell us what you guys are offering for this upcoming ski season. Well, here's the crazy thing. He said winners right around the which it doesn't feel like it. I know by a basin generally opens in mid October. So literally for us. I'm gonna go back. We're going to start making snow here pretty soon. How are you one of the first in the state to open we are generally the first in the state to open, which is really exciting. And we're always the last to close we generally close the first weekend of June. But we've been. Unknown CEO until July fourth as well. This is that is that is incredible. I love that. I love that. So literally you're gonna be skiing soon. Which is mind blowing. But still a lot of people are going to probably take advantage of that listening to that here on the show. They're looking I got the itch to ski. I gotta do what I gotta do it. And then they can do it in just a few weeks. Yeah. That's kind of the great thing about having an eight months season anytime, you're you're starting to get the issue wanna get out of that warm weather, especially in may may is a beautiful season in Colorado. You can ski in the morning go golfing or baking in the afternoon, it gives you a lot of options. Okay. So tell us what are you guys doing this year? So this year a base has a big nearly five hundred acre expansion, and this terrain is called the beavers in the steep gully. So where one of the new lifts that Chris was talking about. And it's tree skiing, which is really different a basin has an eleven thousand foot base area elevation so much of our trains above treeline. It's a big mountain experience great steps, but also we've got your bunny slope, so good. Let's get pizza. Yeah. We're very into pizza pie. Whether it is on slopes or for ever. I know I love that. I love it. All right. That's what I literally being. I'm like pizza by. And then I'm thinking, okay. I'm gonna go get a beer and pizza. Thanks. So that all works out. Really? Well, is it easy to get to your place? It really is. You know, the great thing about flying into Denver is that there's you can connect to other smaller airports around the state, but also you can take shuttles that take you right up to summit county where there's many ski areas Breckenridge keystone, copper and EBay center all kind of located together. Also in summit county in Colorado. There's free public transportation that goes to all of the ski areas, we really tried to make it easy in our communities for people to carpool get together and make it up to the mountain. That's what it's all about is assess ability so in twenty thirty seconds, or so why would a base NBA perfect place for someone in Seattle in western Washington to come and visit the is super cool. It is local laid back. The apres seeing there is really pretty legendary gotta tell you. And then we've got this great. Flipside parking area called the beach right on snow tailgates barbecues people get married down there. We are all about having a good time out on the mountain. What is a good way for someone to research? More information on a basin for everything from discounted lift tickets and rental packages to just check it out photos of the continental divide. Goat arapahoe, basin dot com and spell that for every I'm gonna I'm gonna jot this down since its radio and people can't, you know, look at things arapahoe A R A P A H E basin. B A S. I N dot com. Okay. Can you use a rap Ajo in a.
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"Questions. Seth Wayne has the answers. Now more adventures await can you believe we're talking skiing. Yes. No is just around the corner. Coming in from a basin in Colorado is Adrian Adrian good to have you. Thanks for having me sack basin. What does that stand for arapahoe basin? Okay. And where is that is about an hour west of Denver right on the continental divide super high base area and really near the city easy to get to. So tell us what you guys are offering for this upcoming ski season. Well, here's the crazy thing. He said winners right around the which it doesn't feel like I know by a basin generally opens in mid October. So literally for us. I'm gonna go back. We're going to start making snow here pretty soon. How are you one of the first in the state to open we are generally the first in the state to open, which is really exciting. And we're always the last to close we generally close the first weekend of June. But we've. Been known to stay open till July fourth as well. This is that is that is incredible. I love that. I love that. So literally you're gonna be skiing soon. Which is mind blowing. But still a lot of people are going to probably take advantage of that listening to that here on the show. They're thinking I got the ski. I gotta do what I gotta do it. And then they can do it in just a few weeks. Yeah. That's kind of the great thing about having an eight months season anytime, you're you're starting to get the issue want to get out of that warm weather, especially in may may is a beautiful season in Colorado. You can come ski in the morning go golfing baking in the afternoon, it gives you a lot of options. Okay. So tell us what are you guys doing this year? So this year a basin has a big nearly five hundred acre expansion, and this terrain is called the beavers steep gullies. So where one of the new lifts that Chris was talking about. And it's tree skiing, which is really different a basin has an eleven thousand foot base area elevation so much of our trains above treeline. It's a big mountain experience great steps, but also we've got your bunny slope, so good. Let's get pizza. Yeah. We're very into pizza pie where it is on slopes or for ever. I know I love that. I love it. All right. That's what I like pizza by. And then I'm thinking, okay. I'm going to go get a beer and pizza. Thanks. So that all works out. Really? Well, is it easy to get to your place? Yeah. It really is. You know, the great thing about flying into Denver's that there's you can connect other smaller airports around the state, but also you can take shuttles that take you right up to summit county where there's many ski areas Breckenridge keystone copper and obey center all kind of located together. Also in summit county in Colorado. There's free public transportation that goes all of the ski areas, we really tried to make it easy in our communities. People to carpool get together and make it up to the mountain. That's what it's all about is assess ability so in twenty thirty seconds, or so why would be a perfect place for someone in Seattle and western Washington to come and visit the vibe super cool. It is local laid back the apres scene. There is really pretty legendary gotta tell you. And then we've got this great. Flipside parking area called the beach right on snow. It's tailgates barbecues. People get married down there. We are all about having a good time out on the mountain. What is a good way for someone to research?.
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"Hundred fifty homes have been evacuated about seven hundred fifty more on pre evacuation evacuation notice the fire just north of durango was eleven hundred acres yesterday morning and it's now approaching two thousand acres with just ten percent containment trainee air air resources all over that probably that includes single engine and heavy tankers type one and two helicopters that more than fourteen engines on the crew loop latah county spokeswoman meghan graham says two hundred firefighters are trying to the fire west of highway five fifty as there are many more homes on the east side of the highway that fire burning mostly in the rugged san juan national forest two men have died scaling el capitan in yosemite national park in one of those climbers was from boulder jason wells was forty six year old and was climbing with a man from california the white house is in the preliminary stages of organizing a summit between president trump and russian president vladimir putin wall street journal reporting the goal is to work at resolving differences about nuclear weapons syria and ukraine us ambassador to russia ambassador that is to russia jon huntsman has reportedly been working behind the scenes for months to make that meeting happen the two leaders have met twice before during other international gatherings ski season ending today in colorado arapahoe basin will close for the season sunday festivals the people's fair in civic center park and the denver chalk festival in larimer david ko koa newsradio eight fifty am and ninety four one fm.