After a mild Saturday, temperatures to finish the weekend will be MUCH colder! A system to our west pushes into SE Colorado overnight. Snow showers will be possible by early Sunday morning across the I-25 corridor with a change to rain and snow showers through the afternoon. Accumulation should be minimal as most moisture looks to be light and temperatures will warm into the upper 30s and 40s through the afternoon, though areas in higher elevations could see 1-2". The main impact will be the cold along with winds gusting up to 40 mph at times. Click on the 'Weather' tab for more...
Some residents in Boulder say they are concerned about the number of bees that are dying in the area.
“I sweep them up in the morning. I sweep them up again if I’m here midday. And I sweep them again at night,” north Boulder resident Kit VanWinkle told KKTV sister station KCNC.
The bees drop dead while flying, VanWinkle says. Neighbors say they've observed the same thing.
VanWinkle says the bees started dying off around the same time she noticed little yellow flags warning about pesticides popping up in the neighborhood.
Pesticide manufacturers say their products are safe and are not killing off bee colonies, but people like David Wheeler, who lives in a community that doesn't use systematic pesticides as part of their effort to protect local bee colonies, says bees dying in large numbers make that hard to believe.
They have asked Colorado’s pesticide enforcement to examine the situation of the bees dying in north Boulder.
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