Locally heavy rain will remain possible overnight, with any showers and storms. Areas likely to see additional heavy rain will likely be east of I-25 and along HWY 50 from Canon City eastward. Remember, a Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through 6pm Wednesday, where another day of thunderstorms is possible. Head to the KKTV 11 Weather Tab for more information on the forecast for Wednesday and beyond.
Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper is urging state lawmakers to debate gun control in the aftermath of mass shootings in Aurora and Connecticut.
In his State of the State speech Thursday, the governor said, "Our democracy demands this type of debate."
Hickenlooper also renewed his call for the passage of civil unions in Colorado, and asked lawmakers to pass legislation lowering tuition for illegal immigrants who graduate from Colorado schools.
Hickenlooper highlight several economic accomplishments in the state, and is asking for an expansion of Medicaid services.
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