Light snow/rain continue to develop along northern El Paso County, as well as wind picking up in this location. This trend will continue to extend to the south throughout the afternoon hours. Light snow accumulations and poor visibility will be possible for a time this afternoon and evening north of Colorado Springs and south/southwest of Pueblo. Blowing dust will be mostly likely on the Eastern Plains, where a Blowing Dust Advisory is in effect. Bottom-line, your Tuesday will feel (and look) a lot different than the past two days. Be prepared...
Three grocery giants with stores in Colorado say they have no plans to use shopper cards to notify consumers about potentially dangerous purchases.
King Soopers, Safeway and Albertsons say the decision reflects the mood of consumers, many of whom think the cards already give away
too much information about customers' spending habits.
Washington-based Quality Food Centers, posted signs in meat departments inviting customers to call to find out whether they had bought any of 10,400 pounds of recalled beef. Customers who called were asked to supply card numbers, and the chain then pulled up computerized purchase records.