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.
Thursday afternoon, the U.S. Senate confirmed the appointment of General Eberhart as commander of the new U.S. Northern Command.
In April, Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs was named as the preferred site by Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld to be the new home for the command headquarters.
NORTHCOM will focus on homeland security ffor North America.