Continuing to track rain/snow showers throughout southeast Colorado this morning as wet, gloomy and cool conditions continue. If you are hitting the roads in the higher elevation (Teller/Fremont/Custer/ Monument) make sure you allow a little extra time as some roads may be a little snow covered. Wet pavement remains everywhere else. We'll see rain/snow showers continue for most of our Monday, clearing out before midnight. Head on over to the "Weather" tab for a full look at the week ahead.
A major merger is about to create the largest sporting goods retailer in the country.
Denver-based Gart Sports and The Sports Authority of Fort Lauderdale, Florida announced the deal early this morning.
The boards of directors of both companies have already unanimously approved the deal.
The combined company will be called The Sports Authority with
headquarters in Englewood. It would have 385 stores in 45 states
The merger is expected to be completed in the third quarter of 2003.