A strong cold front will move through Southern Colorado today. It will bring much colder temperatures (especially in the afternoon), strong wind, & a few rain and snow showers. Light accumulations and poor visibility will be possible for a time by late afternoon and evening north of Colorado Springs and south/southwest of Pueblo. Bottom-line, your Tuesday will feel a lot different than the past two days. Be prepared...
The money was supposed to go toward special-needs adoptions and foster children.
A state audit released yesterday found that the department diverted $1.5 million of the funds for administrative costs.
Colorado typically uses some federal money to administer child welfare programs and is supposed to send the rest to counties.
A department spokeswoman says officials misinterpreted what could be considered administrative costs.