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 Colorado researcher who's been waiting in Antarctica to be rescued for more than 5 days is finally coming home.
A rescue flight reached the man this afternoon after making the more than 13 hundred mile trip from British Rothera air station.
Officials say snow and wind delayed the rescue.
The worker, with Raytheon Polar Services in Centennial, is suffering from a bladder infection that may require surgery.
His name has not been released.
According to the crew, the flight took about 8 hours
They plan to get some rest and then leave on the return trip early tomorrow morning.
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