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. The main impact will be the cold along with winds gusting up to 40 mph at times. Click on the 'Weather' tab for more...
Green Mountain Falls is hoping to find a temporary town hall after their century-old town hall burned to the ground last week.
The town hall was engulfed in flames when crews arrived on scene at 12:35 a.m. Thursday. High winds pushed the flames towards a neighboring home, which sustained damage to the windows and walls. No one was injured.
The fire was extinguished after an hour, but destroyed countless documents before it could be put out. The fire is believed to have been set intentionally; a standoff near Wasson High School Friday is reportedly related to the fire.
According to Mayor Tyler Stevens, the fire destroyed city records including town council and planning commission documents. Those losses could cause problems in the future, and various groups are meeting to decide how best to move forward.
Stevens says the community has banded together in the wake of the fire, and hope to have an interim town hall by Thursday.
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