Moderate snow continues to fall for some areas of northern El Paso and Teller Counties, accumulating in the grass and yards. Meanwhile, in the plains and along the southern I-25 stretch, light rain/snow mix continues. Take it slow on the roadways - due to VERY strong winds, we are seeing blowing dirt and snow (depending on the region), which is tremendously reducing visibility. Click on the Weather tab for more information on the forecast.
(Denver-AP) -- Qwest Communications has won conditional backing
from the U-S Department of Justice in its efforts to provide
long-distance phone service.
The Justice Department has recommended Qwest be allowed to offer
long distance in Washington, Utah, Montana and Wyoming on the
condition that regulators monitor the company.
The Denver-based company provides local phone service in 14
Qwest has to get approval from federal and state
regulators before it can offer long distance in each of the states.
The Federal Communications Commission is expected to announce
this fall whether Qwest can start doing that.