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 Representative Tom Tancredo says he will help raise money for a five year old Mexican boy with leukemia, who is in the country illegally. Tancredo is an outspoken advocate for stricter immigration laws. He recently called for the deportation of Jesus Apodaca, an
undocumented Mexican honors student seeking financial help in
Tancredo says he will join Peter Boyles, a talk-radio host with KHOW A.M., for an on-air fundraiser Wednesday morning. They will try to help Oscar Hernandez, who needs a $314,000 bone marrow transplant to save his life.
Tancredo could not be reached by phone. His spokeswoman is Lara
Kennedy. She says Tancredo's position on illegal immigration is
separate from his desire to help the sick child.