Wednesday will offer more cloud cover and cooler temperatures. By later Wednesday afternoon, rain showers will develop across the Pikes Peak Region and slowly drift southward. Those rain showers will change to snow at higher elevations, and accumulations will be likely. At lower elevations, snow accumulation does not appear to be a big deal. Forecast details can be found under the "Weather" tab.
An Article 32 hearing is set for Wednesday for sophomore cadet
Douglas Meester. The hearing is the military equivalent of a
pretrial hearing and will determine whether Meester faces a
Meester is the first cadet charged with rape since a sex scandal
broke at the academy earlier this year.
Junior cadet Jason Lewis was charged with sexual assault in a
separate case. He waived his right to an Article 32 hearing, but
military officials held one anyway and are deciding whether to
proceed to a court-martial.
Meester is also charged with indecent assault and providing
alcohol to two cadets in the October 2002 incident.