The Pikes Peak Region continues to see both light rain and snow, even a mix in some places so far in the early afternoon hours. Eventually this afternoon, the rain will change all into snow for the Pikes Peak region, while areas to the south and east start picking up on rain. By the overnight hours, all will be in the snow category. This looks to end by the early morning hours on Sunday. For a look at totals, current radar, as well as the detailed forecast, click on the Weather Tab.
A Fort Carson soldier killed in a mortar attack in Iraq was identified Sunday as Specialist Jose L. Mora of Bell Gardens, California. The Pentagon says 24-year-old Mora was killed on Friday in Samarra, Iraq.
Mora was assigned to C Company, 1st Battalion, 12th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division based at Fort Carson. He was the 21st soldier with ties to the post to be killed in Iraq.
Also killed in the mortar attack was 22-year-old Specialist Artimus D. Brassfield, of Flint, Michigan. Brassfield was assigned to B Company, 1st Battalion, 66th Armored Regiment, 4th Infantry Division, based at Fort Hood, Texas.