Surface Smoke Forecast

2020-08-23 02:06:55   Here is the latest surface smoke forecast using the HRRRx model. Smoke from the Colorado and California fires will continue to spread across the state bringing smoky skies to the region.   window.fbAsyncInit = function() {FB.init({appId : '',xfbml : true,version : 'v2.5'});var my_video_player;FB.Event.subscribe('xfbml.ready', function(msg) {if (msg.type === 'video') {my_video_player = msg.instance; my_video_player.unmute();}});};(function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id

Cap. Hill senior says moving companies scammed her for thousands by holding belongings ‘hostage’ – Colorado Today

[2020-08-23 15:14:02 Moving can be a stressful time for consumers regardless of whether it’s across town or to a different state. As in most industries, scammers have been able to take advantage of consumers when it comes to moving. If you believe you were victimized by a moving scam or wish to report suspicious activity, please file a report with Stop Fraud Colorado at 800-222-4444 or http://StopFraudColorado.gov. Cap. Hill senior

Tik Tok Sues U.S. Government – Colorado Today

August 24, 2020 TikTok, the video-sharing application owned by China-based ByteDance, filed a lawsuit Monday against the U.S. government challenging the Trump administration’s efforts to ban the company’s American operations. In a blog post, TikTok argued that the ban prevents the company from due process, as guaranteed by the Fifth Amendment. TikTok added that President Donald Trump’s executive order, made earlier this month under the International Emergency Economic Powers Act, ignored the company’s efforts to

FIGHTING FOR YOU! – Colorado Today

August 24, 2020 Building on the incredible achievements of President Donald J. Trump’s first term in office, the President’s re-election campaign today released a set of core priorities for a second term under the banner of “Fighting for You!” President Trump’s boundless optimism and certainty in America’s greatness is reflected in his second-term goals and stands in stark contrast to the gloomy vision of America projected by Joe Biden and Democrats.

San Luis Valley Great Outdoors received a $250,532 grant from GOCO’s $15 million…

2020-08-18 15:28:21 San Luis Valley Great Outdoors received a $250,532 grant from GOCO’s $15 million Resilient Communities program, which helps grantee partners advance outdoor recreation, stewardship, and land protection work in light of COVID-19. SLV GO!’s Great Outdoors Action Teams (GOATs) will complete 4 trail projects in Alamosa, San Luis, and Monte Vista. At Rito Seco park, crews are working on a new trail system and will finish a connection

Colorado National Guard called in to assist in fight against wildfires

2020-08-24 15:24:49 THANK YOU to our brave national guard for helping Colorado fight these devastating wildfires. And THANK YOU to State Rep. Tony Exum for sponsoring and passing a bill this year to increase the minimum pay for members of the National Guard.   Colorado National Guard called in to assist in fight against wildfires Colorado National Guard now on standby to assist in evacuations. Source

How Bad is the Smoke? Current Fires and Air Quality Resources

2020-08-21 19:32:48 Here are some smoke and fire resources compiled by our friends at CIRES and CU Boulder. https://cires.colorado.edu/news/how-bad-smoke-current-fires-and-air-quality-resources How Bad is the Smoke? Current Fires and Air Quality Resources Fires burning in the United States right now tally over 500,000 acres and are blanketing much of the Western U.S. in smoke. Millions of people are suffering with poor air quality, made even more problematic by a pandemic. Our team

Clients of Primestar Property Solutions say they paid thousands for work that wasn’t finished

[2020-08-20 22:45:02 If you believe you were victimized by a home repair scam or wish to report suspicious activity, contact Stop Fraud Colorado at 800-222-4444 or https://StopFraudColorado.gov. Clients of Primestar Property Solutions say they paid thousands for work that wasn’t finished “I’m a retired school teacher and I spent the whole winter worrying about how I’ve wasted 10-thousand-dollars of my money.” Source

A new park is being added along the South Platte River! Join us live on Thursday…

2020-08-23 14:44:03 A new park is being added along the South Platte River! Join us live on Thursday, Aug. 13, at 3 pm for the virtual ribbon-cutting, as we explore the history and features of this 21st-century park. The park features green space, a new playground, great access to the river and pushes Denver closer to the goal of ensuring a park is within a 10-minute walk of all residents.