After a mild Saturday, temperatures to finish the weekend will be MUCH colder! A system to our west pushes into SE Colorado overnight. Snow showers will be possible by early Sunday morning across the I-25 corridor with a change to rain and snow showers through the afternoon. Accumulation should be minimal as most moisture looks to be light and temperatures will warm into the upper 30s and 40s through the afternoon. The main impact will be the cold along with winds gusting up to 40 mph at times. Click on the 'Weather' tab for more...
Black Forest Fire Chief Bob Harvey appears to have vacated his job without notice, according to the community's fire board district.
Harvey announced in June that he was taking a medical leave of absence due to PTSD, which he said had been triggered in part by the Black Forest Fire and the later investigation into his leadership during the fire. The Black Forest fire board said they had been waiting for an update on Harvey's condition.
That never came.
Instead, the board said in a statement (which can be read
here) that they began hearing that Harvey was telling people he was unemployed. Thursday, Harvey cleaned out his desk and left.
Harvey's status remains unclear; the board says in their statement that they "will be working to find a replacement to lead our department," but there have been conflicting reports that Harvey has not stepped down. 11 News has tried to reach Harvey for his comments, but have not been able to reach him. We will update this story as we get more information.
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