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  • Kids receive free dinner at Rawlings Library

    Kids receive free dinner at Rawlings Library

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:03 AM EST2018-02-21 07:03:08 GMT
    Flyer for Afterschool Food Program at Rawlings LiibraryFlyer for Afterschool Food Program at Rawlings Liibrary

    Getting a healthy dinner every day can be a struggle for some kids in Pueblo because their families can't afford it. 

    Getting a healthy dinner every day can be a struggle for some kids in Pueblo because their families can't afford it. 

  • Weather closures and delays

    Weather closures and delays

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:59 AM EST2018-02-21 06:59:43 GMT

    With approaching winter weather coming to our area, be sure to keep track of all weather-weather closures and delays on KOAA.com.

    With approaching winter weather coming to our area, be sure to keep track of all weather-weather closures and delays on KOAA.com.

  • UCCS holds Olympics watch party for business student Mirai Nagasu

    UCCS holds Olympics watch party for business student Mirai Nagasu

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:58 AM EST2018-02-21 06:58:02 GMT
    Students and staff gather to watch Mirai Nagasu compete in the winter Olympics at Clyde's Gastropub on the UCCS campus. (KOAA)Students and staff gather to watch Mirai Nagasu compete in the winter Olympics at Clyde's Gastropub on the UCCS campus. (KOAA)

    As the world watched Mirai Nagasu compete, there was a group of her classmates closer to home watching her take the ice. Nagasu is an International Business student at UCCS right here in Olympic City, USA and she trains at the Olympic Training Center in downtown Colorado Springs. 

    As the world watched Mirai Nagasu compete, there was a group of her classmates closer to home watching her take the ice. Nagasu is an International Business student at UCCS right here in Olympic City, USA and she trains at the Olympic Training Center in downtown Colorado Springs. 

  • State allows Summit County Mine to continue releasing high amounts of Molybdenum into water

    State allows Summit County Mine to continue releasing high amounts of Molybdenum into water

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:51 AM EST2018-02-21 06:51:18 GMT
    Summit County waters subject to Molybdenum pollutionSummit County waters subject to Molybdenum pollution

    A Summit County mine will have until 2020 to reduce mine waste that is seeping into a huge front range water supply.

    A Summit County mine will have until 2020 to reduce mine waste that is seeping into a huge front range water supply.

  • Pueblo D-60 asking for community feedback on district improvement

    Pueblo D-60 asking for community feedback on district improvement

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:09 AM EST2018-02-21 06:09:32 GMT

    Pueblo School District 60 is asking for your help to help make the district better.

    Pueblo School District 60 is asking for your help to help make the district better.

  • Pueblo Rocks sent to those affected by Florida school shooting

    Pueblo Rocks sent to those affected by Florida school shooting

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 12:35 AM EST2018-02-21 05:35:13 GMT

    Pueblo's "Kindness Rocks" chapter sent positive messages to those affected by the Florida school shooting.

    Pueblo's "Kindness Rocks" chapter sent positive messages to those affected by the Florida school shooting.

  • Forest Service nearing approval of visitor cap for Hanging Lake

    Forest Service nearing approval of visitor cap for Hanging Lake

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:56 PM EST2018-02-21 04:56:48 GMT

    The National Forest Service drafted a decision, which would add visitor limits to Hanging Lake, one of Colorado's most popular hiking destinations. 

    The National Forest Service drafted a decision, which would add visitor limits to Hanging Lake, one of Colorado's most popular hiking destinations. 

  • Pueblo West firefighters rescue dog stuck in reservoir spillway

    Pueblo West firefighters rescue dog stuck in reservoir spillway

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 11:39 PM EST2018-02-21 04:39:12 GMT

    Pueblo West Firefighters rescued a dog Tuesday afternoon after it fell into the spillway at Lake Pueblo.

    Pueblo West Firefighters rescued a dog Tuesday afternoon after it fell into the spillway at Lake Pueblo.

  • Pueblo Police search for armed robbery suspect

    Pueblo Police search for armed robbery suspect

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:50 PM EST2018-02-21 03:50:33 GMT

    Pueblo Police are responding to an armed robbery in the area of 1900 Troy Ave. Police say they are looking for a man in camouflage or hunting gear, armed with a gun. 

    Pueblo Police are responding to an armed robbery in the area of 1900 Troy Ave. Police say they are looking for a man in camouflage or hunting gear, armed with a gun. 

  • Vonn takes bronze medal in women's downhill

    Vonn takes bronze medal in women's downhill

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:22 PM EST2018-02-21 03:22:54 GMT

    Sofia Goggia of Italy has won the women's Olympic downhill, with good friend Lindsey Vonn taking the bronze.

    Sofia Goggia of Italy has won the women's Olympic downhill, with good friend Lindsey Vonn taking the bronze.

  • Court documents reveal new details about explosion in Colorado Springs

    Court documents reveal new details about explosion in Colorado Springs

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:55 PM EST2018-02-21 00:55:07 GMT
    Edward Kiley is facing charges for weapons, explosives and narcotics in Colorado Springs.Edward Kiley is facing charges for weapons, explosives and narcotics in Colorado Springs.

    An arrest affidavit obtained by News 5 revealed an explosion inside a Colorado Springs home caused heavy damage to the living room, blowing a hole in the ceiling.

    An arrest affidavit obtained by News 5 revealed an explosion inside a Colorado Springs home caused heavy damage to the living room, blowing a hole in the ceiling.

  • Fremont Sanitation District votes against Arkansas Riverwalk Trail extension

    Fremont Sanitation District votes against Arkansas Riverwalk Trail extension

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:40 PM EST2018-02-21 00:40:49 GMT

    The Fremont Sanitation District has voted 6-1 against a controversial project to extend the Arkansas Riverwalk Trail another seven miles for a route from Canon City’s west side to Florence.

    The Fremont Sanitation District has voted 6-1 against a controversial project to extend the Arkansas Riverwalk Trail another seven miles for a route from Canon City’s west side to Florence.

  • Pueblo library reaches "final four" in national competition

    Pueblo library reaches "final four" in national competition

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:37 PM EST2018-02-21 00:37:53 GMT
    Students attend lessons at Rawlings Library. (KOAA)Students attend lessons at Rawlings Library. (KOAA)

    The Pueblo City-County Library District was one of 116 nominations submitted for the Leslie Knope Award for Best Public Library.

    The Pueblo City-County Library District was one of 116 nominations submitted for the Leslie Knope Award for Best Public Library.

  • People without disabilities use the ADA to make money; Lawmakers want it to stop

    People without disabilities use the ADA to make money; Lawmakers want it to stop

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:36 PM EST2018-02-21 00:36:08 GMT

    A bill aimed at stopping so called "disability advocates" from making money off the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) just passed the U.S. House of Representatives.  In a 225-192 vote, most House Republicans and about a dozen Democrats approved H.R. 620.  

    A bill aimed at stopping so called "disability advocates" from making money off the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) just passed the U.S. House of Representatives.  In a 225-192 vote, most House Republicans and about a dozen Democrats approved H.R. 620.  

  • Winter Park offers discounted tickets for Winter Park Express

    Winter Park offers discounted tickets for Winter Park Express

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:11 PM EST2018-02-21 00:11:41 GMT
    Photo: Winter ParkPhoto: Winter Park

    Skiers and snowboarders around Colorado now have some serious fresh powder on mountains around the state. In celebration of the much needed snow, Amtrak and the Winter Park Resort is offering a discounted $29 ticket for every remaining seat on the Winter Park Express round-trip this weekend. 

    Skiers and snowboarders around Colorado now have some serious fresh powder on mountains around the state. In celebration of the much needed snow, Amtrak and the Winter Park Resort is offering a discounted $29 ticket for every remaining seat on the Winter Park Express round-trip this weekend. 

  • State lawmakers looking at gun legislation

    State lawmakers looking at gun legislation

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:06 PM EST2018-02-21 00:06:39 GMT

    Colorado lawmakers introduced a handful of bills at the start of the legislative session that could change some laws regarding guns here in Colorado.  

    Colorado lawmakers introduced a handful of bills at the start of the legislative session that could change some laws regarding guns here in Colorado.  

  • Highway 67 closed north of Woodland Park due to "serious" crash

    Highway 67 closed north of Woodland Park due to "serious" crash

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:18 PM EST2018-02-20 23:18:30 GMT

    Colorado State Patrol responded to a crash Tuesday afternoon on Highway 67 north of Woodland Park.

    Colorado State Patrol responded to a crash Tuesday afternoon on Highway 67 north of Woodland Park.

  • Sky Sox holding auditions for National Anthem singers

    Sky Sox holding auditions for National Anthem singers

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:46 PM EST2018-02-20 21:46:04 GMT

    The Colorado Sky Sox will be hosting their Annual National Anthem Auditions for the 2018 season. Soloists, duets, trios and quartets are all invited to audition at the Chapel Hills Mall on Saturday, March 3.  

    The Colorado Sky Sox will be hosting their Annual National Anthem Auditions for the 2018 season. Soloists, duets, trios and quartets are all invited to audition at the Chapel Hills Mall on Saturday, March 3.  

  • KOAA 5 Olympic Coverage: Tuesday, February 20th

    KOAA 5 Olympic Coverage: Tuesday, February 20th

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:42 PM EST2018-02-20 21:42:41 GMT

    KOAA 5 is your home for coverage of the Winter Olympic games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.  Here is a list of the events for Tuesday, February 20th.

    KOAA 5 is your home for coverage of the Winter Olympic games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.  Here is a list of the events for Tuesday, February 20th.

  • Trump urges ban on gun devices like bump stocks

    Trump urges ban on gun devices like bump stocks

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 4:13 PM EST2018-02-20 21:13:28 GMT

    President Donald Trump says he's signed a memo directing the Justice Department to propose regulations to "ban all devices" like bump stocks used in last year's Las Vegas massacre. 

    President Donald Trump says he's signed a memo directing the Justice Department to propose regulations to "ban all devices" like bump stocks used in last year's Las Vegas massacre. 

  • Florida students walk out in show of solidarity

    Florida students walk out in show of solidarity

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 3:43 PM EST2018-02-20 20:43:15 GMT

    PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) - Students from several Florida high schools have taken to the streets in a show of solidarity with students from a nearby school where 17 students were gunned down in their classrooms on Valentine's Day. 

    PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) - Students from several Florida high schools have taken to the streets in a show of solidarity with students from a nearby school where 17 students were gunned down in their classrooms on Valentine's Day. 

  • Preventive treatment for peanut allergies succeeds in study

    Preventive treatment for peanut allergies succeeds in study

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 3:30 PM EST2018-02-20 20:30:01 GMT

    The first treatment to help prevent serious allergic reactions to peanuts may be on the way. A company said Tuesday that its daily capsules of peanut flour helped children tolerate nuts in a major study. 

    The first treatment to help prevent serious allergic reactions to peanuts may be on the way. A company said Tuesday that its daily capsules of peanut flour helped children tolerate nuts in a major study. 

  • "I was almost a school shooter"

    "I was almost a school shooter"

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 3:04 PM EST2018-02-20 20:04:09 GMT

    Days after the deadly school shooting in Florida, a man named Aaron chose to write to NBC affiliate KUSA, and share his personal story about how he was almost a school shooter. It's not for attention, Aaron did it to help even one person who may be considering the fate he once considered.

    Days after the deadly school shooting in Florida, a man named Aaron chose to write to NBC affiliate KUSA, and share his personal story about how he was almost a school shooter. It's not for attention, Aaron did it to help even one person who may be considering the fate he once considered.

  • Job Fair held at Fort Carson for military and veterans

    Job Fair held at Fort Carson for military and veterans

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:49 PM EST2018-02-20 19:49:25 GMT

    The Pikes Peak Workforce Center has partnered with US Army and US Air Force transition assistance agencies to offer a "Connect with a Vet" hiring event. The job fair is focused on helping transition military, veterans, Reserve/National Guard and Family members, including more than 75 employers. 

    The Pikes Peak Workforce Center has partnered with US Army and US Air Force transition assistance agencies to offer a "Connect with a Vet" hiring event. The job fair is focused on helping transition military, veterans, Reserve/National Guard and Family members, including more than 75 employers. 

  • El Paso County to hold public meeting on I-25 expansion

    El Paso County to hold public meeting on I-25 expansion

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 2:46 PM EST2018-02-20 19:46:26 GMT

    El Paso County is hosting a public meeting at Lewis-Palmer High School to discuss planning for the I-25 expansion between Monument and Castle Rock. 

    El Paso County is hosting a public meeting at Lewis-Palmer High School to discuss planning for the I-25 expansion between Monument and Castle Rock. 

  • New drug to fight HIV

    New drug to fight HIV

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:36 PM EST2018-02-20 18:36:23 GMT

    Research at the University of Nebraska Medical Center could possibly lead to a cure for HIV. 

    Research at the University of Nebraska Medical Center could possibly lead to a cure for HIV. 

  • Heating safety tips for cold temperatures

    Heating safety tips for cold temperatures

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:15 PM EST2018-02-20 18:15:06 GMT

    The Colorado Springs Fire Department is reminding people of heating safety tips during these cold temperatures. The National Fire Protection Association offers a list of safety tips on how to keep your home safe with heating equipment, as it is a leading cause of home fire deaths.

    The Colorado Springs Fire Department is reminding people of heating safety tips during these cold temperatures. The National Fire Protection Association offers a list of safety tips on how to keep your home safe with heating equipment, as it is a leading cause of home fire deaths.

  • Car accident causes gas leak near Black Forest

    Car accident causes gas leak near Black Forest

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:50 PM EST2018-02-20 17:50:48 GMT

    A woman lost control of her vehicle and hit a gas meter at Burgess and Windmill Roads at about 9:00 a.m. Tuesday morning. 

    A woman lost control of her vehicle and hit a gas meter at Burgess and Windmill Roads at about 9:00 a.m. Tuesday morning. 

  • Louisville must vacate basketball title, NCAA denies appeal

    Louisville must vacate basketball title, NCAA denies appeal

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:32 PM EST2018-02-20 17:32:12 GMT

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Louisville must vacate its 2013 men's basketball title following an NCAA appeals panel's decision to uphold sanctions against the men's program in the sex scandal case.

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Louisville must vacate its 2013 men's basketball title following an NCAA appeals panel's decision to uphold sanctions against the men's program in the sex scandal case.

  • Lindsey Vonn prepares to claim Olympic gold in downhill competition

    Lindsey Vonn prepares to claim Olympic gold in downhill competition

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:22 PM EST2018-02-20 17:22:19 GMT
    File PhotoFile Photo

    PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) - Lindsey Vonn won't have to wear the unwanted No. 1 bib again when she starts the downhill at the Pyeongchang Olympics.

    PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) - Lindsey Vonn won't have to wear the unwanted No. 1 bib again when she starts the downhill at the Pyeongchang Olympics.

  • Your Healthy Family: Mouth and heart connected when it comes to health

    Your Healthy Family: Mouth and heart connected when it comes to health

    What goes on in your mouth is affecting the rest of your systems whether it's the heart liver lungs digestive tract etc.What goes on in your mouth is affecting the rest of your systems whether it's the heart liver lungs digestive tract etc.

    People that might be genetically predisposed to diabetes heart disease family history of blood cancers oral cancers anything where the immune system can be compromised, having oral infection or an increased amount of those bad materials that are going to the rest of the body are contributing to those infections.

    People that might be genetically predisposed to diabetes heart disease family history of blood cancers oral cancers anything where the immune system can be compromised, having oral infection or an increased amount of those bad materials that are going to the rest of the body are contributing to those infections.

  • Snowy commutes across the Front Range today

    Snowy commutes across the Front Range today

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:50 AM EST2018-02-20 15:50:17 GMT

    Plan on giving yourself plenty of extra time for your Tuesday morning commute. The roads are icy and snowpacked just about every where across the Front Range. 

    Plan on giving yourself plenty of extra time for your Tuesday morning commute. The roads are icy and snowpacked just about every where across the Front Range. 

  • Your Healthy Family: Use Olympics to get kids active and moving

    Your Healthy Family: Use Olympics to get kids active and moving

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:11 AM EST2018-02-20 15:11:36 GMT
    During the Olympics, parents can channel the energy of sports to get their children active, even if it’s indoors.During the Olympics, parents can channel the energy of sports to get their children active, even if it’s indoors.

    Getting the kids moving in the winter months can be a challenge when the weather isn’t cooperating. But during the Olympics, parents can channel the energy of sports to get their children active, even if it’s indoors. 

    Getting the kids moving in the winter months can be a challenge when the weather isn’t cooperating. But during the Olympics, parents can channel the energy of sports to get their children active, even if it’s indoors. 

  • Weather closures and delays

    Weather closures and delays

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:31 AM EST2018-02-20 13:31:57 GMT
    2017 Weather Closings and Delays - Snow2017 Weather Closings and Delays - Snow

    With approaching winter weather coming to our area, be sure to keep track of all weather-weather closures and delays on KOAA.com.

    With approaching winter weather coming to our area, be sure to keep track of all weather-weather closures and delays on KOAA.com.

  • Power outage affects customers in northern Colorado Springs

    Power outage affects customers in northern Colorado Springs

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:18 AM EST2018-02-20 13:18:34 GMT

    A power outage is affecting roughly three thousand customers in the Briargate area this morning. Crews are working to restore power to homes near Research and Rangewood. 

    A power outage is affecting roughly three thousand customers in the Briargate area this morning. Crews are working to restore power to homes near Research and Rangewood. 

  • New rock garden in Pueblo vandalized

    New rock garden in Pueblo vandalized

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:51 AM EST2018-02-20 06:51:28 GMT
    Broken stone in rock garden at Lake Minnequa ParkBroken stone in rock garden at Lake Minnequa Park

    Vandals and thieves are destroying a new community garden in Pueblo. 

    Vandals and thieves are destroying a new community garden in Pueblo. 

  • Eight explosives, marijuana concentrate found in Colorado Springs home

    Eight explosives, marijuana concentrate found in Colorado Springs home

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:42 AM EST2018-02-20 06:42:51 GMT
    Edward Kiley is facing charges for weapons, explosives and narcotics in Colorado Springs.Edward Kiley is facing charges for weapons, explosives and narcotics in Colorado Springs.

    Colorado Springs Police said they found eight undetonated explosives and marijuana concentrate inside a home following reported explosions at the home Friday night. 

    Colorado Springs Police said they found eight undetonated explosives and marijuana concentrate inside a home following reported explosions at the home Friday night. 

  • Dr. Nat Sobin wins February Teachers First Award

    Dr. Nat Sobin wins February Teachers First Award

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:42 AM EST2018-02-20 06:42:40 GMT
    Dr. Nat Sobin of Mesa Ridge High School wins the February Teachers First Award. (KOAA)Dr. Nat Sobin of Mesa Ridge High School wins the February Teachers First Award. (KOAA)

    Dr. Nat Sobin was honored with the KOAA News 5's Teachers First Award on Wednesday.  He is an outstanding engineering teacher at Mesa Ridge High School in Widefield School District 3. Sobin was nominated by his other teachers for his excellence in teaching and dedication to his students. They tell News 5, more often than not, he's the first one in the door every morning and the last one to leave. 

    Dr. Nat Sobin was honored with the KOAA News 5's Teachers First Award on Wednesday.  He is an outstanding engineering teacher at Mesa Ridge High School in Widefield School District 3. Sobin was nominated by his other teachers for his excellence in teaching and dedication to his students. They tell News 5, more often than not, he's the first one in the door every morning and the last one to leave. 

  • U.S Hockey defeats Slovakia 5-1 in qualification round

    U.S Hockey defeats Slovakia 5-1 in qualification round

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 1:02 AM EST2018-02-20 06:02:32 GMT

    The United States' men's hockey team has beaten Slovakia 5-1 in the qualification round at the Pyeongchang Olympics to advance to face the Czech Republic in the Olympic quarterfinals.

    The United States' men's hockey team has beaten Slovakia 5-1 in the qualification round at the Pyeongchang Olympics to advance to face the Czech Republic in the Olympic quarterfinals.

  • American siblings take bronze, Canadians take gold in ice dance

    American siblings take bronze, Canadians take gold in ice dance

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 12:10 AM EST2018-02-20 05:10:01 GMT

    Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir have won the gold medal in ice dance at the Pyeongchang Olympics, becoming the most decorated figure skaters in Olympic history with their third gold and fifth medal overall.  

    Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir have won the gold medal in ice dance at the Pyeongchang Olympics, becoming the most decorated figure skaters in Olympic history with their third gold and fifth medal overall.  

  • The Latest: Canadian ice dancers vie for more medals

    The Latest: Canadian ice dancers vie for more medals

    Monday, February 19 2018 8:26 PM EST2018-02-20 01:26:07 GMT

    Canadian ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir are aiming to become the most accomplished figure skaters in Olympic history as the free dance begins at Gangneung Ice Arena. 

    Canadian ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir are aiming to become the most accomplished figure skaters in Olympic history as the free dance begins at Gangneung Ice Arena. 

  • Non-profit hands out new, safer heating kits to homeless camps

    Non-profit hands out new, safer heating kits to homeless camps

    Monday, February 19 2018 8:08 PM EST2018-02-20 01:08:17 GMT

    Unlike the old heating kit, they don't require an open flame and will turn off if tipped over accidentally.

    Unlike the old heating kit, they don't require an open flame and will turn off if tipped over accidentally.

  • Records denial suggests accusations of sexual harassment by Town Manager

    Records denial suggests accusations of sexual harassment by Town Manager

    Monday, February 19 2018 7:47 PM EST2018-02-20 00:47:51 GMT
    Monument Town Manager Chris Lowe is on paid administrative leave pending an investigation into accusations of wrongdoingMonument Town Manager Chris Lowe is on paid administrative leave pending an investigation into accusations of wrongdoing

    Monument Town Manager Chris Lowe may be facing accusations of sexual harassment.  In a letter denying a Colorado Open Records Act (CORA) request filed by News 5, Town Clerk Laura Hogan stated that the records we wanted were protected by the state law that excludes sexual harassment complaints from disclosure.

    Monument Town Manager Chris Lowe may be facing accusations of sexual harassment.  In a letter denying a Colorado Open Records Act (CORA) request filed by News 5, Town Clerk Laura Hogan stated that the records we wanted were protected by the state law that excludes sexual harassment complaints from disclosure.

  • Act of Congress needed to expand Florissant Fossil Beds

    Act of Congress needed to expand Florissant Fossil Beds

    Monday, February 19 2018 7:44 PM EST2018-02-20 00:44:01 GMT

    "It can't be done without an act of congress." Colorado Congressman Doug Lamborn is pushing legislation allowing the expansion of Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument. A land trust offered the property on the west edge of the park. 

    "It can't be done without an act of congress." Colorado Congressman Doug Lamborn is pushing legislation allowing the expansion of Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument. A land trust offered the property on the west edge of the park. 

  • Proposed bill would add protections to personal information in state records

    Proposed bill would add protections to personal information in state records

    Monday, February 19 2018 7:39 PM EST2018-02-20 00:39:01 GMT

    In this digital world we live in, it's no secret our information can be at risk. That's why a southern Colorado state senator said he wants to protect the information you provide on state records.

    In this digital world we live in, it's no secret our information can be at risk. That's why a southern Colorado state senator said he wants to protect the information you provide on state records.

  • Investigation underway after hiker finds body in Saguache County

    Investigation underway after hiker finds body in Saguache County

    Monday, February 19 2018 7:30 PM EST2018-02-20 00:30:46 GMT

    The Saguache County Sheriff’s Office and the Colorado Bureau of Investigation are investigating after a body was found Sunday.

    The Saguache County Sheriff’s Office and the Colorado Bureau of Investigation are investigating after a body was found Sunday.

  • Bill to add new security technology on state records

    Bill to add new security technology on state records

    Monday, February 19 2018 7:28 PM EST2018-02-20 00:28:28 GMT
    According to the bill, in 2017 there were 6-8 million attacks a dayAccording to the bill, in 2017 there were 6-8 million attacks a day

    With a lot of information available online or in digital formats in general, a state lawmaker wants to make sure your information is more protected.  

    With a lot of information available online or in digital formats in general, a state lawmaker wants to make sure your information is more protected.  

  • Dog foods recalled for possible salmonella and 'euthanasia drug'

    Dog foods recalled for possible salmonella and 'euthanasia drug'

    Monday, February 19 2018 6:12 PM EST2018-02-19 23:12:52 GMT

    According to the Food and Drug Administration, a number of dog foods and treats are being recalled. 

    According to the Food and Drug Administration, a number of dog foods and treats are being recalled. 

  • Police: UberEATS driver charged with killing customer

    Police: UberEATS driver charged with killing customer

    Monday, February 19 2018 5:18 PM EST2018-02-19 22:18:48 GMT

    Police say an Atlanta food delivery driver accused of fatally shooting a customer is in custody. 

    Police say an Atlanta food delivery driver accused of fatally shooting a customer is in custody. 

  • Julia Mancuso plays with raccoons in a Korean café

    Julia Mancuso plays with raccoons in a Korean café

    Monday, February 19 2018 3:54 PM EST2018-02-19 20:54:55 GMT

     Julia Mancuso visits Raccoon Café in Seoul where you can have a coffee and play with raccoons at the same time.

     Julia Mancuso visits Raccoon Café in Seoul where you can have a coffee and play with raccoons at the same time.

  • Teens stage lie-in at White House to demand gun control

    Teens stage lie-in at White House to demand gun control

    Monday, February 19 2018 3:47 PM EST2018-02-19 20:47:51 GMT
    Teens lie-in at White House to demand action on gun control measures. (CNN)Teens lie-in at White House to demand action on gun control measures. (CNN)

    Dozens of teenage students spread their bodies on the pavement in front of the White House to demand presidential action on gun control and symbolize the 17 killed in a school shooting in Florida. 

    Dozens of teenage students spread their bodies on the pavement in front of the White House to demand presidential action on gun control and symbolize the 17 killed in a school shooting in Florida. 

  • Florida teen recovering after being shot five times in school shooting

    Florida teen recovering after being shot five times in school shooting

    Monday, February 19 2018 3:25 PM EST2018-02-19 20:25:31 GMT

    The Broward County Sheriff's Office posted a photo to Facebook of a 15-year old victim in the hospital following the horrific school shooting that took place in Parkland, FL last week. 15-year old Anthony Borges was shot five times during the school attack.

    The Broward County Sheriff's Office posted a photo to Facebook of a 15-year old victim in the hospital following the horrific school shooting that took place in Parkland, FL last week. 15-year old Anthony Borges was shot five times during the school attack.

  • Brief court hearing for Florida school shooting suspect

    Brief court hearing for Florida school shooting suspect

    Monday, February 19 2018 3:03 PM EST2018-02-19 20:03:28 GMT

    State Sen. Bill Galvano, a Republican and incoming Senate president, says the Florida Senate is preparing a sweeping package of legislation in the aftermath of the deadly shooting at a high school. 

    State Sen. Bill Galvano, a Republican and incoming Senate president, says the Florida Senate is preparing a sweeping package of legislation in the aftermath of the deadly shooting at a high school. 

  • Police arrest man for car break-in early Monday morning

    Police arrest man for car break-in early Monday morning

    Monday, February 19 2018 2:40 PM EST2018-02-19 19:40:50 GMT

    Colorado Springs Police officers of the Gold Hill Division responded to a car break-in in progress early Monday morning. Police responded to the area of 2700 West Colorado Ave, but while en route officers received information that there may have been shots fired as the suspect was leaving the area.

    Colorado Springs Police officers of the Gold Hill Division responded to a car break-in in progress early Monday morning. Police responded to the area of 2700 West Colorado Ave, but while en route officers received information that there may have been shots fired as the suspect was leaving the area.

  • KOAA 5 Olympic Coverage: Monday February 19th

    KOAA 5 Olympic Coverage: Monday February 19th

    Monday, February 19 2018 2:35 PM EST2018-02-19 19:35:36 GMT

    KOAA 5 is your home for coverage of the Winter Olympic games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.  Here is a list of the events for Monday February 19th.

    KOAA 5 is your home for coverage of the Winter Olympic games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.  Here is a list of the events for Monday February 19th.

  • What you missed of Team USA competitions on Sunday

    What you missed of Team USA competitions on Sunday

    Monday, February 19 2018 2:30 PM EST2018-02-19 19:30:26 GMT
    Gigi Marvin (19), of the United States, celebrates with her teammates after scoring a goal against Finland during the first period of the semifinal round of the women's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)Gigi Marvin (19), of the United States, celebrates with her teammates after scoring a goal against Finland during the first period of the semifinal round of the women's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

    Get caught up on the 2018 Winter Olympics action you may have missed on Sunday. 

    Get caught up on the 2018 Winter Olympics action you may have missed on Sunday. 

  • Explosion inside home results in seizure of weapons and explosives

    Explosion inside home results in seizure of weapons and explosives

    Monday, February 19 2018 2:26 PM EST2018-02-19 19:26:54 GMT
    Colorado Springs PD blocks roads around E Vermijo for an investigation into explosions at a home. (KOAA)Colorado Springs PD blocks roads around E Vermijo for an investigation into explosions at a home. (KOAA)

    The man who suffered injuries from an explosion inside a home on E. Vermijo Avenue late Friday is now facing charges for weapons, explosives and narcotics. 

    The man who suffered injuries from an explosion inside a home on E. Vermijo Avenue late Friday is now facing charges for weapons, explosives and narcotics. 

  • Heavy snow, bitter cold blasting Rockies

    Heavy snow, bitter cold blasting Rockies

    Monday, February 19 2018 2:20 PM EST2018-02-19 19:20:40 GMT

    Heavy snow and frigid wind chills are blasting much of the Rocky Mountain region. The National Weather Service predicts at least 6 inches (15 centimeters) of snow from the Colorado high country through most of Wyoming, where winter storm warnings are in effect. 

    Heavy snow and frigid wind chills are blasting much of the Rocky Mountain region. The National Weather Service predicts at least 6 inches (15 centimeters) of snow from the Colorado high country through most of Wyoming, where winter storm warnings are in effect. 

  • February is national pet dental health month

    February is national pet dental health month

    Monday, February 19 2018 2:11 PM EST2018-02-19 19:11:19 GMT

    February is national pet dental health month, a reminder to keep your pets healthy and happy. According to a release, in 2017 PetFirst Pet Insurance reported nearly a quarter of a million dollars in claims for gingivitis and periodontal disease, just two examples of common dental health issues in dogs and cats. 

    February is national pet dental health month, a reminder to keep your pets healthy and happy. According to a release, in 2017 PetFirst Pet Insurance reported nearly a quarter of a million dollars in claims for gingivitis and periodontal disease, just two examples of common dental health issues in dogs and cats. 

  • US Women's Hockey to face Canada in gold medal game

    US Women's Hockey to face Canada in gold medal game

    Monday, February 19 2018 12:07 PM EST2018-02-19 17:07:53 GMT
    Gigi Marvin (19), of the United States, celebrates with her teammates after scoring a goal against Finland during the first period of the semifinal round of the women's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)Gigi Marvin (19), of the United States, celebrates with her teammates after scoring a goal against Finland during the first period of the semifinal round of the women's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

    It will be the fifth time in six Winter Games since women's hockey was added to the program that the North American neighbors have met in the final. No one else has ever skated away with an Olympic gold medal.

    It will be the fifth time in six Winter Games since women's hockey was added to the program that the North American neighbors have met in the final. No one else has ever skated away with an Olympic gold medal.

  • Man in auto-pedestrian accident dies

    Man in auto-pedestrian accident dies

    Monday, February 19 2018 11:03 AM EST2018-02-19 16:03:50 GMT

    Man involved in an auto-pedestrian accident at Nevada and Las Vegas on February 9th, dies from his injuries. The driver faces no charges at this time. 

    Man involved in an auto-pedestrian accident at Nevada and Las Vegas on February 9th, dies from his injuries. The driver faces no charges at this time. 

  • Fort Carson starts live-fire training exercises on Tuesday

    Fort Carson starts live-fire training exercises on Tuesday

    Monday, February 19 2018 10:40 AM EST2018-02-19 15:40:20 GMT

    Fort Carson's Third Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division will conduct live-fire training exercises starting tomorrow and running through March 29th. 

    Fort Carson's Third Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division will conduct live-fire training exercises starting tomorrow and running through March 29th. 

  • Your Healthy Family: New ECPR protocol raising survival rates of cardiac arrest

    Your Healthy Family: New ECPR protocol raising survival rates of cardiac arrest

    Monday, February 19 2018 10:34 AM EST2018-02-19 15:34:08 GMT
    After alerting the hospital, emergency personnel connect the patient to a device that automatically delivers CPR to preserve the patient’s brain and organ function on the way to the hospital.After alerting the hospital, emergency personnel connect the patient to a device that automatically delivers CPR to preserve the patient’s brain and organ function on the way to the hospital.

    When someone goes into cardiac arrest and first responders can’t shock their heart back into rhythm, there’s virtually no chance of survival. However, a new protocol being tested at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is already saving lives.

    When someone goes into cardiac arrest and first responders can’t shock their heart back into rhythm, there’s virtually no chance of survival. However, a new protocol being tested at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is already saving lives.

  • Woman in serious condition after being shot in the face

    Woman in serious condition after being shot in the face

    Monday, February 19 2018 10:27 AM EST2018-02-19 15:27:54 GMT
    A woman was shot in the face outside a home on Iowa Ave in Colorado Springs. (KOAA)A woman was shot in the face outside a home on Iowa Ave in Colorado Springs. (KOAA)

    A woman is in the hospital with serious injuries after a shooting in the 500 block of Iowa Ave. at about midnight this morning. She was found in her driveway with a gunshot wound to the face.

    A woman is in the hospital with serious injuries after a shooting in the 500 block of Iowa Ave. at about midnight this morning. She was found in her driveway with a gunshot wound to the face.

  • Special needs student punched on bus; Surveillance camera wasn't working

    Special needs student punched on bus; Surveillance camera wasn't working

    Monday, February 19 2018 10:20 AM EST2018-02-19 15:20:15 GMT
    Lexie BetzLexie Betz

    A district 60 parent is upset after she says a bully punched her 9-year-old daughter with special needs in the face. The incident happened on a school bus equipped with a video camera system, but News 5 Investigates uncovered the camera wasn't working. 

    A district 60 parent is upset after she says a bully punched her 9-year-old daughter with special needs in the face. The incident happened on a school bus equipped with a video camera system, but News 5 Investigates uncovered the camera wasn't working. 

  • Mikaela Shiffrin drops out of downhill to focus on combined event

    Mikaela Shiffrin drops out of downhill to focus on combined event

    Monday, February 19 2018 9:29 AM EST2018-02-19 14:29:42 GMT
    Mikaela ShiffrinMikaela Shiffrin

    Two-time Olympic gold medalist Mikaela Shiffrin is dropping out of the downhill at the Pyeongchang Games so she can focus on the combined event that was moved to the following day. 

    Two-time Olympic gold medalist Mikaela Shiffrin is dropping out of the downhill at the Pyeongchang Games so she can focus on the combined event that was moved to the following day. 

  • Space defense center in Colorado Springs begins 24-hour operations

    Space defense center in Colorado Springs begins 24-hour operations

    Monday, February 19 2018 8:13 AM EST2018-02-19 13:13:11 GMT
    Some 4,850 of the roughly 8,000 people who work at Schriever Air Force base are civiliansSome 4,850 of the roughly 8,000 people who work at Schriever Air Force base are civilians

    The National Space Defense Center at Schriever Air Force Base in Colorado Springs is now in full operation. The center's mission is to ferret out threats to military and spy satellites and take actions to keep American interests safe in orbit.    

    The National Space Defense Center at Schriever Air Force Base in Colorado Springs is now in full operation. The center's mission is to ferret out threats to military and spy satellites and take actions to keep American interests safe in orbit.    

  • CSU-Pueblo students get discount on professional attire

    CSU-Pueblo students get discount on professional attire

    Monday, February 19 2018 12:36 AM EST2018-02-19 05:36:51 GMT

    The university partnered with JCPenney at the Pueblo Mall to give students, as well as staff and faculty members at the school, a big discount on professional attire.

    The university partnered with JCPenney at the Pueblo Mall to give students, as well as staff and faculty members at the school, a big discount on professional attire.

  • The Latest: Vonn 3rd in downhill training, behind Venier

    The Latest: Vonn 3rd in downhill training, behind Venier

    Monday, February 19 2018 12:34 AM EST2018-02-19 05:34:04 GMT

    Ice dancing is underway at the Olympic Games with two-time medalists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada and France's Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron the heavy favorites to win gold. 

    Ice dancing is underway at the Olympic Games with two-time medalists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada and France's Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron the heavy favorites to win gold. 

  • Police take two juveniles into custody for starting fire in Wesminster

    Police take two juveniles into custody for starting fire in Wesminster

    Monday, February 19 2018 12:03 AM EST2018-02-19 05:03:22 GMT

    Westminster Police took two juveniles into custody for their involvement in starting a field fire that threatened nearby homes Sunday. 

    Westminster Police took two juveniles into custody for their involvement in starting a field fire that threatened nearby homes Sunday. 

  • Pueblo District 60 switching to new bus service provider

    Pueblo District 60 switching to new bus service provider

    Sunday, February 18 2018 11:39 PM EST2018-02-19 04:39:30 GMT

    News 5 has learned Pueblo District 60 is parting ways this summer with First Student, the privatized bus company that started transporting kids for the district back in 2012.

    News 5 has learned Pueblo District 60 is parting ways this summer with First Student, the privatized bus company that started transporting kids for the district back in 2012.

  • Police arrest suspect following family disturbance with a knife

    Police arrest suspect following family disturbance with a knife

    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:23 PM EST2018-02-19 03:23:36 GMT

    Colorado Springs Police responded to a family disturbance involving a knife in the 1400 block of Meadow Peak View. Police responded the the apartment Sunday afternoon, but on the way received information that the suspect involved wanted police to shoot him. 

    Colorado Springs Police responded to a family disturbance involving a knife in the 1400 block of Meadow Peak View. Police responded the the apartment Sunday afternoon, but on the way received information that the suspect involved wanted police to shoot him. 

  • Few states let courts take guns from people deemed a threat

    Few states let courts take guns from people deemed a threat

    Sunday, February 18 2018 8:01 PM EST2018-02-19 01:01:19 GMT

    The warnings around Nikolas Cruz seemed to flash like neon signs: expelled from school, fighting with classmates, a fascination with weapons and hurting animals, disturbing images and comments posted to social media, previous mental health treatment. 

    The warnings around Nikolas Cruz seemed to flash like neon signs: expelled from school, fighting with classmates, a fascination with weapons and hurting animals, disturbing images and comments posted to social media, previous mental health treatment. 

  • Alcohol considered factor in fatal car crash on Judge Orr Road

    Alcohol considered factor in fatal car crash on Judge Orr Road

    Sunday, February 18 2018 6:36 PM EST2018-02-18 23:36:52 GMT

    Colorado State Patrol is investigating a single car crash resulting in one fatality on Judge Orr Road early Saturday. The crash happened at 1:45 a.m. on Judge Orr Road, one-mile south of Hwy 24.

    Colorado State Patrol is investigating a single car crash resulting in one fatality on Judge Orr Road early Saturday. The crash happened at 1:45 a.m. on Judge Orr Road, one-mile south of Hwy 24.

  • Girl Scouts sell cookies in front of dispensary in Lakewood

    Girl Scouts sell cookies in front of dispensary in Lakewood

    Sunday, February 18 2018 5:42 PM EST2018-02-18 22:42:45 GMT

    A group of Girl Scouts were selling cookies outside of a weed shop in Lakewood Friday afternoon. This has been a trending topic among media as a Girl Scout group story went viral after selling cookies outside of a dispensary in California. 

    A group of Girl Scouts were selling cookies outside of a weed shop in Lakewood Friday afternoon. This has been a trending topic among media as a Girl Scout group story went viral after selling cookies outside of a dispensary in California. 

  • Homeowner holds suspect at gunpoint until authorities arrive

    Homeowner holds suspect at gunpoint until authorities arrive

    Sunday, February 18 2018 5:03 PM EST2018-02-18 22:03:17 GMT

    Fremont County Deputies were dispatched to the 800 block of Drake in Canon City on reports of people attempting to trespass into storage units.  The reporting party told deputies that there were "suspicious people" at the storage units trying to unlock the units attempting to get in.

    Fremont County Deputies were dispatched to the 800 block of Drake in Canon City on reports of people attempting to trespass into storage units.  The reporting party told deputies that there were "suspicious people" at the storage units trying to unlock the units attempting to get in.

  • Denver crash kills 2, injures 3 early Sunday

    Denver crash kills 2, injures 3 early Sunday

    Sunday, February 18 2018 5:01 PM EST2018-02-18 22:01:12 GMT

    Two people died and three others were injured when two cars collided and rolled over early Sunday on Interstate 70 in Denver. 

    Two people died and three others were injured when two cars collided and rolled over early Sunday on Interstate 70 in Denver. 

  • Tip to CPW leads to poaching conviction of two Colorado Springs men

    Tip to CPW leads to poaching conviction of two Colorado Springs men

    Sunday, February 18 2018 4:40 PM EST2018-02-18 21:40:21 GMT

    An anonymous tip to Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers has led to the arrest and conviction of two Colorado Springs men for multiple crimes. Just over a week ago, 33-year-old Yevgeniy Bikrev plead guilty to charges of illegal possession of wildlife, hunting on private property without permission, and hunting out of season. In addition to the wildlife crimes, Bikrev plead guilty to one count of possessing or manufacturing marijuana concentrate, a class three drug felony. This c...

    An anonymous tip to Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers has led to the arrest and conviction of two Colorado Springs men for multiple crimes. Just over a week ago, 33-year-old Yevgeniy Bikrev plead guilty to charges of illegal possession of wildlife, hunting on private property without permission, and hunting out of season. In addition to the wildlife crimes, Bikrev plead guilty to one count of possessing or manufacturing marijuana concentrate, a class three drug felony. This c...

  • Denver residents can turn in banned bump stocks to police

    Denver residents can turn in banned bump stocks to police

    Sunday, February 18 2018 4:09 PM EST2018-02-18 21:09:08 GMT

    Police stations in Denver are accepting bump stocks from residents after the city imposed a ban the devices.  Bump stocks allow semi-automatic rifles to mimic the rapid fire of machine guns when attached. 

    Police stations in Denver are accepting bump stocks from residents after the city imposed a ban the devices.  Bump stocks allow semi-automatic rifles to mimic the rapid fire of machine guns when attached. 

  • Ski shops seeing increased business after last weeks snow

    Ski shops seeing increased business after last weeks snow

    Sunday, February 18 2018 2:11 PM EST2018-02-18 19:11:02 GMT
    Ski Shops seeing pay off after major stormSki Shops seeing pay off after major storm

    With a snowy weekend last week, it brought out many skiers and snowboarders out to our local rental shops for a trip up to the mountains. 

    With a snowy weekend last week, it brought out many skiers and snowboarders out to our local rental shops for a trip up to the mountains. 

  • Lane closures on I-25 coming this week

    Lane closures on I-25 coming this week

    Sunday, February 18 2018 1:11 PM EST2018-02-18 18:11:13 GMT
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    Rehabilitation of the bridge on Interstate 25 at US 50 B (Belmont Interchange) will require the following lane closures on I-25 during the upcoming week of Feb. 19: Northbound I-25 will be reduced to one lane on Mon. Feb. 19, Tues. Feb. 20, and Wed. Feb. 21 The southbound, exit 100A off ramp will be closed Mon. Feb. 19. The closures will begin at 8 p.m. each night, and will re-open at 5 a.m. the following mornings. Speeds in the work zone will be reduced to 45 MPH. CDOT has said t...
    Rehabilitation of the bridge on Interstate 25 at US 50 B (Belmont Interchange) will require the following lane closures on I-25 during the upcoming week of Feb. 19: Northbound I-25 will be reduced to one lane on Mon. Feb. 19, Tues. Feb. 20, and Wed. Feb. 21 The southbound, exit 100A off ramp will be closed Mon. Feb. 19. The closures will begin at 8 p.m. each night, and will re-open at 5 a.m. the following mornings. Speeds in the work zone will be reduced to 45 MPH. CDOT has said t...
  • Principal gives emotional message after shooting

    Principal gives emotional message after shooting

    Sunday, February 18 2018 12:43 PM EST2018-02-18 17:43:41 GMT

    The Latest on the deadly Florida high school shooting (all times local):    11:05 a.m.    Students who survived the shooting at a Florida High School that killed 17 people are urging President Donald Trump and other leaders to do something to address gun violence.    Speaking on NBC's "Meet The Press," Emma Gonzalez, a senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, says now is the time to get on right side of the issue. Gonzalez also said polit...

    The Latest on the deadly Florida high school shooting (all times local):    11:05 a.m.    Students who survived the shooting at a Florida High School that killed 17 people are urging President Donald Trump and other leaders to do something to address gun violence.    Speaking on NBC's "Meet The Press," Emma Gonzalez, a senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, says now is the time to get on right side of the issue. Gonzalez also said polit...

  • Life or death main decision for school shooting suspect

    Life or death main decision for school shooting suspect

    Sunday, February 18 2018 12:34 PM EST2018-02-18 17:34:24 GMT
    Nikolas Cruz is charged with 17 counts of murder for a school shooting in Parkland, Florida.Nikolas Cruz is charged with 17 counts of murder for a school shooting in Parkland, Florida.

    The evidence against the Florida school shooting suspect is so overwhelming that the only question left for the courts if he's convicted is whether he'll be sentenced to death or spend the rest of his life in prison.    

    The evidence against the Florida school shooting suspect is so overwhelming that the only question left for the courts if he's convicted is whether he'll be sentenced to death or spend the rest of his life in prison.    

  • Latest from Pyeongchang: Contrasting games doubles for Hirscher, Fourcade

    Latest from Pyeongchang: Contrasting games doubles for Hirscher, Fourcade

    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:43 AM EST2018-02-18 15:43:20 GMT

    The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 10:15 p.m. Japanese veteran Noriaki Kasai has qualified for the men's team large hill ski jumping final at the Olympics. After failing to qualify for the large hill final on Saturday, there was some concern Kasai might not make it for the Monday's team final. But the 45-year-old Kasai had two second-place finishes in Sunday's three training jumps to book a spot on the four-man team. Kasai, who is competing in his eighth Oly...

    The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 10:15 p.m. Japanese veteran Noriaki Kasai has qualified for the men's team large hill ski jumping final at the Olympics. After failing to qualify for the large hill final on Saturday, there was some concern Kasai might not make it for the Monday's team final. But the 45-year-old Kasai had two second-place finishes in Sunday's three training jumps to book a spot on the four-man team. Kasai, who is competing in his eighth Oly...

  • Shot fired during attempted home robbery

    Shot fired during attempted home robbery

    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:39 AM EST2018-02-18 15:39:51 GMT
    Around 2:30 a.m. Saturday night, CSPD said they received a call about an armed robbery at a Colorado Springs home. According to CSPD, the victim reported that an armed man entered his home and demanded his cell phone. During the attempted robbery, the victim's friend tried to take the gun from the suspect, and during the struggle a single shot was fired into a wall. The suspect then fled in an unknown direction. The victim suffered minor injuries during the scuffle, but no one was...
    Around 2:30 a.m. Saturday night, CSPD said they received a call about an armed robbery at a Colorado Springs home. According to CSPD, the victim reported that an armed man entered his home and demanded his cell phone. During the attempted robbery, the victim's friend tried to take the gun from the suspect, and during the struggle a single shot was fired into a wall. The suspect then fled in an unknown direction. The victim suffered minor injuries during the scuffle, but no one was...
  • Auto-pedestrian accident leaves teen with severe injuries

    Auto-pedestrian accident leaves teen with severe injuries

    Sunday, February 18 2018 10:25 AM EST2018-02-18 15:25:26 GMT
    Saturday afternoon around 3:30, CSPD officers responded to a report of an auto-pedestrian accident at the intersection of S. Parkside Dr. and S. Union Blvd. Upon arriving at the scene, CSPD said they found the pedestrian on the ground and being treated by CSFD members and AMR personnel.  The pedestrian involved in the accident is a teenage male. CSPD said that he received severe injuries and was transported to a local hospital. No further information is available at this time.
    Saturday afternoon around 3:30, CSPD officers responded to a report of an auto-pedestrian accident at the intersection of S. Parkside Dr. and S. Union Blvd. Upon arriving at the scene, CSPD said they found the pedestrian on the ground and being treated by CSFD members and AMR personnel.  The pedestrian involved in the accident is a teenage male. CSPD said that he received severe injuries and was transported to a local hospital. No further information is available at this time.
  • KOAA 5 Olympic Coverage: Sunday February 18

    KOAA 5 Olympic Coverage: Sunday February 18

    Sunday, February 18 2018 8:04 AM EST2018-02-18 13:04:35 GMT

    KOAA 5 is your home for coverage of the Winter Olympic games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.  Here is a list of the events for Sunday, February 18: 1:00 p.m. BIATHLON - In Biathlon, France’s Martin Fourcade, after back-to-back Olympic silvers in the men’s 15km mass start, seeks a golden upgrade against a field that includes reigning world champion Simon Schempp of Germany. SPEED SKATING - Speed Skating coverage includes qualifying in the men’s ...

    KOAA 5 is your home for coverage of the Winter Olympic games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.  Here is a list of the events for Sunday, February 18: 1:00 p.m. BIATHLON - In Biathlon, France’s Martin Fourcade, after back-to-back Olympic silvers in the men’s 15km mass start, seeks a golden upgrade against a field that includes reigning world champion Simon Schempp of Germany. SPEED SKATING - Speed Skating coverage includes qualifying in the men’s ...

  • FBI failed to investigate tip on Parkland shooter

    FBI failed to investigate tip on Parkland shooter

    Sunday, February 18 2018 7:19 AM EST2018-02-18 12:19:10 GMT

    The FBI today says it received a specific report in January that the suspect in the Florida school shooting could be plotting an attack, but agents failed to investigate the tip. 

    The FBI today says it received a specific report in January that the suspect in the Florida school shooting could be plotting an attack, but agents failed to investigate the tip. 

  • Prom dresses donated to local high schoolers

    Prom dresses donated to local high schoolers

    Sunday, February 18 2018 1:57 AM EST2018-02-18 06:57:38 GMT

    Prom season is coming quick for local high schoolers, although the event brings lots of fun and excitement, it can be stressful for those who can't afford a dress. That is where local organizers came together to alleviate that stress for some teens.

    Prom season is coming quick for local high schoolers, although the event brings lots of fun and excitement, it can be stressful for those who can't afford a dress. That is where local organizers came together to alleviate that stress for some teens.

  • The Latest: Germany beats Norway 2-1 in men's Olympic hockey

    The Latest: Germany beats Norway 2-1 in men's Olympic hockey

    Sunday, February 18 2018 1:20 AM EST2018-02-18 06:20:59 GMT

    Two top racers have had crashing falls though the finish line in the Olympic men's giant slalom.

    Two top racers have had crashing falls though the finish line in the Olympic men's giant slalom.

  • Three Colorado towns rank in top 5 in US for growth in senior population

    Three Colorado towns rank in top 5 in US for growth in senior population

    Saturday, February 17 2018 9:49 PM EST2018-02-18 02:49:37 GMT

    Colorado’s mountains aren’t the only places showing more white on top. Residents of the resort towns below are graying at some of the fastest rates in the country. Steamboat Springs, Edwards and Breckenridge ranked first, third and fourth, respectively, for the biggest gains in their senior populations this decade, while Glenwood Springs came in 13th, according to an analysis published in Newgeography. “You have to recognize that not everybody wants to move to Flor...

    Colorado’s mountains aren’t the only places showing more white on top. Residents of the resort towns below are graying at some of the fastest rates in the country. Steamboat Springs, Edwards and Breckenridge ranked first, third and fourth, respectively, for the biggest gains in their senior populations this decade, while Glenwood Springs came in 13th, according to an analysis published in Newgeography. “You have to recognize that not everybody wants to move to Flor...

  • Police ask for help in identifying missing woman in Colorado Springs

    Police ask for help in identifying missing woman in Colorado Springs

    Saturday, February 17 2018 8:35 PM EST2018-02-18 01:35:37 GMT

    The Colorado Springs Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a missing woman involved in a disturbance Saturday. Police say the woman was involved in a disturbance early Saturday near Woodmen Rd and Powers Blvd.

    The Colorado Springs Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a missing woman involved in a disturbance Saturday. Police say the woman was involved in a disturbance early Saturday near Woodmen Rd and Powers Blvd.

  • Rare friendship forms between monkey and dog in Colombia

    Rare friendship forms between monkey and dog in Colombia

    Saturday, February 17 2018 8:02 PM EST2018-02-18 01:02:35 GMT

    Friends come in all shapes and sizes, especially for this dog and monkey duo in Colombia.  According to Colombian Police, a capuchin monkey was removed from it's natural habitat after birth, where it made an unlikely friend in a dog.

    Friends come in all shapes and sizes, especially for this dog and monkey duo in Colombia.  According to Colombian Police, a capuchin monkey was removed from it's natural habitat after birth, where it made an unlikely friend in a dog.

  • Julia Mancuso goes to speed skating school

    Julia Mancuso goes to speed skating school

    Saturday, February 17 2018 7:48 PM EST2018-02-18 00:48:32 GMT

    Julia Mancuso continues to show off her athleticism as she visits Taereung International Skating Rink for a speed skating lesson. Will she be ready to race with the best after the lesson is over?

    Julia Mancuso continues to show off her athleticism as she visits Taereung International Skating Rink for a speed skating lesson. Will she be ready to race with the best after the lesson is over?

  • Fundraiser underway for Dep. Flick and other victims

    Fundraiser underway for Dep. Flick and other victims

    Saturday, February 17 2018 6:56 PM EST2018-02-17 23:56:37 GMT

    A fundraiser is underway at Costa Vida on the northern side of Colorado Springs (122 Tracker Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80921) for fallen Deputy Micah Flick's family and the other victims in a shooting earlier this month. 

    A fundraiser is underway at Costa Vida on the northern side of Colorado Springs (122 Tracker Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80921) for fallen Deputy Micah Flick's family and the other victims in a shooting earlier this month. 

  • Protesters push for gun control at Florida rally

    Protesters push for gun control at Florida rally

    Saturday, February 17 2018 6:23 PM EST2018-02-17 23:23:41 GMT

    Thousands of people are gathering at a gun control rally in Fort Lauderdale, some 25 miles from where 17 people were shot and killed at a high school.    

    Thousands of people are gathering at a gun control rally in Fort Lauderdale, some 25 miles from where 17 people were shot and killed at a high school.    

  • Schools in Texas allow concealed carry

    Schools in Texas allow concealed carry

    Saturday, February 17 2018 5:49 PM EST2018-02-17 22:49:18 GMT

    Two school districts in Texas have been training and allowing staff members to carry concealed weapons for years, in hopes of protecting students from possible intruders. 

    Two school districts in Texas have been training and allowing staff members to carry concealed weapons for years, in hopes of protecting students from possible intruders. 

  • Homeless man arrested in Denver stabbing death

    Homeless man arrested in Denver stabbing death

    Saturday, February 17 2018 5:42 PM EST2018-02-17 22:42:52 GMT

    Police say they've arrested a homeless man suspected in the murder of a woman in a downtown Denver loft. Denver Police said Saturday that 40-year-old Terry Dunford was being held in the killing of Jeanna Leslie. 

    Police say they've arrested a homeless man suspected in the murder of a woman in a downtown Denver loft. Denver Police said Saturday that 40-year-old Terry Dunford was being held in the killing of Jeanna Leslie. 

  • CDOT holds tire demonstration to prove what works best

    CDOT holds tire demonstration to prove what works best

    Saturday, February 17 2018 3:37 PM EST2018-02-17 20:37:40 GMT
    On Valentine's Day, CDOT and an organization called MasterDrive held a demonstration at Foothills Ice Arena to showcase the importance of tire tread while driving in winter weather conditions. The event was part of CDOT's Winter Wise campaign and featured a demonstration with three identical compact cars. Each car had different tires; low-tread, mud and snow, and snow tires. First, starting side by side, the vehicles accelerated across the ice to demonstrate the improved control and...
    On Valentine's Day, CDOT and an organization called MasterDrive held a demonstration at Foothills Ice Arena to showcase the importance of tire tread while driving in winter weather conditions. The event was part of CDOT's Winter Wise campaign and featured a demonstration with three identical compact cars. Each car had different tires; low-tread, mud and snow, and snow tires. First, starting side by side, the vehicles accelerated across the ice to demonstrate the improved control and...
  • Skiers fined under toughened rule at Colorado resort

    Skiers fined under toughened rule at Colorado resort

    Saturday, February 17 2018 1:28 PM EST2018-02-17 18:28:54 GMT

    Four skiers have been fined $250 each for violating a newly-strengthened municipal code in a Colorado resort town that forbids people from skiing through closed areas.    

    Four skiers have been fined $250 each for violating a newly-strengthened municipal code in a Colorado resort town that forbids people from skiing through closed areas.    

  • Ex-Russian diplomat calls US charges 'fantasies

    Ex-Russian diplomat calls US charges 'fantasies

    Saturday, February 17 2018 11:23 AM EST2018-02-17 16:23:22 GMT
    The Latest on the Russian response to U.S. indictments (all times local):    6:15 p.m.    Russia's former ambassador to the United States is dismissing detailed allegations of attempted Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election as "fantasies" rooted in domestic politics.    Former Ambassador Sergei Kislyak said at the Munich Security Conference on Saturday: "I'm not sure that I can trust American law enforcement to be the most ...
    The Latest on the Russian response to U.S. indictments (all times local):    6:15 p.m.    Russia's former ambassador to the United States is dismissing detailed allegations of attempted Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election as "fantasies" rooted in domestic politics.    Former Ambassador Sergei Kislyak said at the Munich Security Conference on Saturday: "I'm not sure that I can trust American law enforcement to be the most ...
  • Carjacking leads to car chase on east side of Colorado Springs

    Carjacking leads to car chase on east side of Colorado Springs

    Saturday, February 17 2018 11:09 AM EST2018-02-17 16:09:37 GMT
    Just before midnight on Friday, a man's car was stolen from an apartment complex on the east side of Colorado Springs. The theft happened on Murray, just north of Palmer Park. According to police, just after parking his car, the victim was approached by a man with a gun who demanded the victim's car keys. Police said the suspect fired one errant shot before taking the victims keys. The stolen vehicle was spotted a short time later in the area of N. Academy and Union.  Police...
    Just before midnight on Friday, a man's car was stolen from an apartment complex on the east side of Colorado Springs. The theft happened on Murray, just north of Palmer Park. According to police, just after parking his car, the victim was approached by a man with a gun who demanded the victim's car keys. Police said the suspect fired one errant shot before taking the victims keys. The stolen vehicle was spotted a short time later in the area of N. Academy and Union.  Police...
  • Hotel robbed using mailbox

    Hotel robbed using mailbox

    Saturday, February 17 2018 10:53 AM EST2018-02-17 15:53:24 GMT
    Just before eight p.m. Friday night, Falcon police officers responded to a reported robbery at the Days Inn. According to police, the hotel clerk reported that two males entered the lobby and struck him with a mailbox. The two suspects took an unknown amount of money and fled in an unknown direction. Officers recovered the ceramic mailbox used in the robbery. The clerk was transported to a local hospital with head injuries. Police are still investigating the incident.
    Just before eight p.m. Friday night, Falcon police officers responded to a reported robbery at the Days Inn. According to police, the hotel clerk reported that two males entered the lobby and struck him with a mailbox. The two suspects took an unknown amount of money and fled in an unknown direction. Officers recovered the ceramic mailbox used in the robbery. The clerk was transported to a local hospital with head injuries. Police are still investigating the incident.
  • KOAA 5 Olympic Coverage: Saturday, February 17

    KOAA 5 Olympic Coverage: Saturday, February 17

    Saturday, February 17 2018 10:36 AM EST2018-02-17 15:36:27 GMT

    KOAA 5 is your home for coverage of the Winter Olympic games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.  Here is a list of the events for Saturday, Feb. 17th: 1:00pm  BIATHLON - Susan Dunklee, who last year became the first American woman to climb a Biathlon world championships podium by taking silver in the 12.5km mass start, brings contender status to that event in PyeongChang. CROSS COUNTRY - Team USA also could make history by capturing its first-ever Olympic meda...

    KOAA 5 is your home for coverage of the Winter Olympic games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.  Here is a list of the events for Saturday, Feb. 17th: 1:00pm  BIATHLON - Susan Dunklee, who last year became the first American woman to climb a Biathlon world championships podium by taking silver in the 12.5km mass start, brings contender status to that event in PyeongChang. CROSS COUNTRY - Team USA also could make history by capturing its first-ever Olympic meda...

  • Latest from Pyeongchang: Hanyu, Yarnold, Ledeska win gold at Olympics

    Latest from Pyeongchang: Hanyu, Yarnold, Ledeska win gold at Olympics

    Saturday, February 17 2018 10:13 AM EST2018-02-17 15:13:21 GMT

    The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):    10:35 p.m.    Britain's Lizzy Yarnold has won her second consecutive gold medal in women's skeleton, her first victory in an international skeleton race in three years.    Yarnold finished four runs in 3 minutes, 27.28 seconds at the Pyeongchang Olympics. She wound up winning by nearly a half-second over Germany's Jacqueline Loelling. Britain's Laura Deas took third.    Yarnold threw d...

    The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):    10:35 p.m.    Britain's Lizzy Yarnold has won her second consecutive gold medal in women's skeleton, her first victory in an international skeleton race in three years.    Yarnold finished four runs in 3 minutes, 27.28 seconds at the Pyeongchang Olympics. She wound up winning by nearly a half-second over Germany's Jacqueline Loelling. Britain's Laura Deas took third.    Yarnold threw d...

  • Your Healthy Family: Don't let getting to the gym keep you from exercise

    Your Healthy Family: Don't let getting to the gym keep you from exercise

    Friday, February 16 2018 10:14 AM EST2018-02-16 15:14:05 GMT
    Too many times we use not being able to get to the gym as the excuse for not exercising.Too many times we use not being able to get to the gym as the excuse for not exercising.

    Our story ties into heart health month and helping you get back on track if your resolution for perfect attendance at the gym has failed. “I think too many times we use the gym as an excuse.” says Dr. Patrick Carter who specializes in family medicine at UCHealth Sunflower clinic in Colorado Springs. 

    Our story ties into heart health month and helping you get back on track if your resolution for perfect attendance at the gym has failed. “I think too many times we use the gym as an excuse.” says Dr. Patrick Carter who specializes in family medicine at UCHealth Sunflower clinic in Colorado Springs. 

  • Your Healthy Family: NM couples spends Valentine's day at UCHealth Memorial

    Your Healthy Family: NM couples spends Valentine's day at UCHealth Memorial

    Friday, February 16 2018 9:43 AM EST2018-02-16 14:43:15 GMT
    Reynaldo and his wife Vivian are from Santa Fe New Mexico.  They are at UCHealth Memorial in Colorado Springs because Reynaldo needed open heart surgeryReynaldo and his wife Vivian are from Santa Fe New Mexico. They are at UCHealth Memorial in Colorado Springs because Reynaldo needed open heart surgery

    Today we have a special Valentine’s Day Your Healthy Family.  A hospital isn't the ideal place to celebrate Valentine's Day, that is unless your getting your heart worked on like Reynaldo Gonzales. Reynaldo recalls “It started about 2 years ago, I was having trouble breathing, I was slowing down a lot more, and doing a lot less because I couldn't get around.” 

    Today we have a special Valentine’s Day Your Healthy Family.  A hospital isn't the ideal place to celebrate Valentine's Day, that is unless your getting your heart worked on like Reynaldo Gonzales. Reynaldo recalls “It started about 2 years ago, I was having trouble breathing, I was slowing down a lot more, and doing a lot less because I couldn't get around.” 

  • Your Healthy Family: CDC report says flu vaccine more effective and believed

    Your Healthy Family: CDC report says flu vaccine more effective and believed

    Friday, February 16 2018 9:37 AM EST2018-02-16 14:37:07 GMT
    Overall flu vaccine effectiveness this season so far was 36%, that means the flu shot has reduced the risk of medically attended influenza-related illness by about one-thirdOverall flu vaccine effectiveness this season so far was 36%, that means the flu shot has reduced the risk of medically attended influenza-related illness by about one-third

    A report released from the CDC Thursday about the effectiveness of this year's flu vaccine was a bit of good news, in what has been a brutal flu season so far. Through early February of The 2017 - 2018 flu season, over 150 people have died in the United States.  

    A report released from the CDC Thursday about the effectiveness of this year's flu vaccine was a bit of good news, in what has been a brutal flu season so far. Through early February of The 2017 - 2018 flu season, over 150 people have died in the United States.  

  • Felony cases climbing in Colorado

    Felony cases climbing in Colorado

    Friday, February 16 2018 1:51 AM EST2018-02-16 06:51:06 GMT
    Felony case filings in Colorado grew by an average of 22 percent between 2015 and 2017Felony case filings in Colorado grew by an average of 22 percent between 2015 and 2017

    Prosecutors in Colorado have had to manage an increasing work load as felony case filings have grown by an average 22 percent in the last two years. The growth is straining funding for the criminal justice system in rural counties.

    Prosecutors in Colorado have had to manage an increasing work load as felony case filings have grown by an average 22 percent in the last two years. The growth is straining funding for the criminal justice system in rural counties.

  • Shaun White takes gold in men's halfpipe

    Shaun White takes gold in men's halfpipe

    Tuesday, February 13 2018 10:46 PM EST2018-02-14 03:46:37 GMT

    Shaun White put together an epic final run to claim his third gold medal in Olympic men's halfpipe.

    Shaun White put together an epic final run to claim his third gold medal in Olympic men's halfpipe.

  • Your Healthy Family: CO QuitLine can help you quit smoking for free

    Your Healthy Family: CO QuitLine can help you quit smoking for free

    Friday, February 9 2018 12:31 PM EST2018-02-09 17:31:46 GMT
    Smoking remains the most preventable cause of death in the US and in ColoradoSmoking remains the most preventable cause of death in the US and in Colorado

    With January in the rear view mirror if your new year’s resolution to quit smoking has also fallen by the wayside I’m here to help.  In Colorado the state provides a tremendous free resource called the Colorado QuitLine. 

    With January in the rear view mirror if your new year’s resolution to quit smoking has also fallen by the wayside I’m here to help.  In Colorado the state provides a tremendous free resource called the Colorado QuitLine. 

  • Your Healthy Family: Heart disease and breast cancer connected

    Your Healthy Family: Heart disease and breast cancer connected

    Wednesday, February 7 2018 10:11 AM EST2018-02-07 15:11:30 GMT
    You might not realize these two major threats to women’s health are connected.You might not realize these two major threats to women’s health are connected.

    Heart disease and breast cancer are two of the most prevalent diseases among women in the United States. Heart disease, the number one killer of women, is responsible for one in three deaths, while a staggering one in eight women develops invasive breast cancer in her lifetime. 

    Heart disease and breast cancer are two of the most prevalent diseases among women in the United States. Heart disease, the number one killer of women, is responsible for one in three deaths, while a staggering one in eight women develops invasive breast cancer in her lifetime. 

  • Your Healthy Family: New study says American need to learn more about heart emergencies

    Your Healthy Family: New study says American need to learn more about heart emergencies

    Monday, February 5 2018 10:15 AM EST2018-02-05 15:15:07 GMT
    New survey results showed 87 percent of respondents believe cardiac arrest is another term for heart attack – but they’re actually very different.New survey results showed 87 percent of respondents believe cardiac arrest is another term for heart attack – but they’re actually very different.

    Heart disease is the number one cause of death in the United States. Knowing how to spot a heart health emergency and knowing what to do can save someone’s life. But, a new Cleveland Clinic survey shows many Americans often confuse symptoms and aren’t sure how to help. 

    Heart disease is the number one cause of death in the United States. Knowing how to spot a heart health emergency and knowing what to do can save someone’s life. But, a new Cleveland Clinic survey shows many Americans often confuse symptoms and aren’t sure how to help. 

  • Your Healthy Family: "BE FAST" when stroke symptoms hit

    Your Healthy Family: "BE FAST" when stroke symptoms hit

    Thursday, February 1 2018 3:00 PM EST2018-02-01 20:00:08 GMT

    In our last couple Your Healthy Family stories, I have introduced you to the self proclaimed "Brain Plumbers" at UCHealth Memorial and the next level treatments they bring to stroke care.

    In our last couple Your Healthy Family stories, I have introduced you to the self proclaimed "Brain Plumbers" at UCHealth Memorial and the next level treatments they bring to stroke care.

  • Your Healthy Family: Doctors bring 1-2 punch to stroke treatment at UCHealth Memorial

    Your Healthy Family: Doctors bring 1-2 punch to stroke treatment at UCHealth Memorial

    Thursday, February 1 2018 8:24 AM EST2018-02-01 13:24:40 GMT
    Stroke and aneurysm treatment is a pressure packed race against the clock, because as they say “Time is Brain”Stroke and aneurysm treatment is a pressure packed race against the clock, because as they say “Time is Brain”

    In this Your Healthy Family, i’m continuing my sit down conversation with the self proclaimed “Brain Plumbers” at UCHealth Memorial.  Together Dr. Shaye Moskowitz an Endovascular Neurosurgeon and Dr. Daniel Huddle, an Interventional Neuroradiologist bring upgraded capabilities to treat stroke or aneurysm at UCHealth Memorial because of their close working relationship.

    In this Your Healthy Family, i’m continuing my sit down conversation with the self proclaimed “Brain Plumbers” at UCHealth Memorial.  Together Dr. Shaye Moskowitz an Endovascular Neurosurgeon and Dr. Daniel Huddle, an Interventional Neuroradiologist bring upgraded capabilities to treat stroke or aneurysm at UCHealth Memorial because of their close working relationship.

  • Your Healthy Family: UCHealth Memorial's Brain Plumbers

    Your Healthy Family: UCHealth Memorial's Brain Plumbers

    Wednesday, January 31 2018 8:41 AM EST2018-01-31 13:41:47 GMT
    These highly specialized doctors are a far cry from Mario and LuigiThese highly specialized doctors are a far cry from Mario and Luigi

    In this Your Healthy Family we’re talking about the new treatment guidelines that were issued by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association that are changing the landscape of stroke treatment. Under the new guidelines more people who've had an ischemic stroke - a blockage in an artery in the brain - could be eligible for life-saving clot removal procedures.  

    In this Your Healthy Family we’re talking about the new treatment guidelines that were issued by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association that are changing the landscape of stroke treatment. Under the new guidelines more people who've had an ischemic stroke - a blockage in an artery in the brain - could be eligible for life-saving clot removal procedures.  

  • Your Healthy Family: New cervical cancer screening guidelines

    Your Healthy Family: New cervical cancer screening guidelines

    Tuesday, January 30 2018 1:38 PM EST2018-01-30 18:38:42 GMT
    Previous U.S. guidelines called for annual cervical screening using a pap test.Previous U.S. guidelines called for annual cervical screening using a pap test.

    The newer guidelines provide more options based on a woman's age and individual circumstances which allows for more accurate results when used in combination with a traditional pap test. 

    The newer guidelines provide more options based on a woman's age and individual circumstances which allows for more accurate results when used in combination with a traditional pap test. 

  • Cutting edge technology being used to heal Colorado Springs Olympians

    Cutting edge technology being used to heal Colorado Springs Olympians

    Tuesday, January 30 2018 1:07 AM EST2018-01-30 06:07:29 GMT

    Knierim and other figure skaters in Colorado Springs us cold laser technology at Peak Performance Physical Therapy with Jeff Bickford and Melinda Couch. They are co-owners of the business. Couch has been working with skaters for more than 20 years and Bickford administers the laser treatment. 

    Knierim and other figure skaters in Colorado Springs us cold laser technology at Peak Performance Physical Therapy with Jeff Bickford and Melinda Couch. They are co-owners of the business. Couch has been working with skaters for more than 20 years and Bickford administers the laser treatment. 

  • Your Healthy Family: Leave work stress at work

    Your Healthy Family: Leave work stress at work

    Monday, January 29 2018 11:13 AM EST2018-01-29 16:13:48 GMT
    On the way home, we tend to drag the workday with us in our thoughts, and then we talk to the people in our household about our problemsOn the way home, we tend to drag the workday with us in our thoughts, and then we talk to the people in our household about our problems
    Most people who have been in the workforce know what it feels like to be stressed out by their job. Scott Bea, PsyD, of Cleveland Clinic, said when we find ourselves with too much work-related stress, it’s actually helpful to stay present and stay focused on the task at hand. “Stay dutiful to your mission, because if you’re really involved in the task, it takes your mind off yourself,” said Dr. Bea. “We know that happy people are engaged with their ...
    Most people who have been in the workforce know what it feels like to be stressed out by their job. Scott Bea, PsyD, of Cleveland Clinic, said when we find ourselves with too much work-related stress, it’s actually helpful to stay present and stay focused on the task at hand. “Stay dutiful to your mission, because if you’re really involved in the task, it takes your mind off yourself,” said Dr. Bea. “We know that happy people are engaged with their ...
  • Your Healthy Family: Want to lose weight? There's apps for that

    Your Healthy Family: Want to lose weight? There's apps for that

    Friday, January 26 2018 11:12 AM EST2018-01-26 16:12:51 GMT
    According to obesity medicine specialists, logging what you eat through apps is a great option for getting and staying trim!According to obesity medicine specialists, logging what you eat through apps is a great option for getting and staying trim!

    It's become easier than ever to eat less, burn more calories and watch the pounds fall off because of weight loss apps that can be right at your fingertips on your smartphone or tablet. Dr. Deborah Horn is an obesity medicine specialist UT Health, who says logging what you eat through apps is a great option for getting and staying trim. 

    It's become easier than ever to eat less, burn more calories and watch the pounds fall off because of weight loss apps that can be right at your fingertips on your smartphone or tablet. Dr. Deborah Horn is an obesity medicine specialist UT Health, who says logging what you eat through apps is a great option for getting and staying trim. 

  • Your Healthy Family: Uptick in teen depression linked to screen time

    Your Healthy Family: Uptick in teen depression linked to screen time

    Thursday, January 25 2018 11:38 AM EST2018-01-25 16:38:40 GMT
    The study examined survey responses from more than half a million teens ranging from eighth-graders to high school seniors.The study examined survey responses from more than half a million teens ranging from eighth-graders to high school seniors.

    A new study looks at the increase in depression and how it could be linked to an increase in time spent on media devices and social media. Kate Eshleman, PsyD of Cleveland Clinic Children’s did not take part in the study, but said the connection is plausible. 

    A new study looks at the increase in depression and how it could be linked to an increase in time spent on media devices and social media. Kate Eshleman, PsyD of Cleveland Clinic Children’s did not take part in the study, but said the connection is plausible. 

  • Mirai Nagasu using old Olympic snub as fuel for 2018 Games

    Mirai Nagasu using old Olympic snub as fuel for 2018 Games

    Thursday, January 25 2018 9:49 AM EST2018-01-25 14:49:06 GMT

    Nagasu is one of the three female skaters to represent the US in Korea at the 2018 Games. It will be her second games. 

    Nagasu is one of the three female skaters to represent the US in Korea at the 2018 Games. It will be her second games. 

  • Your Healthy Family: Study finds bariatric surgery effective for teens

    Your Healthy Family: Study finds bariatric surgery effective for teens

    Wednesday, January 24 2018 11:04 AM EST2018-01-24 16:04:22 GMT
    Study find Bariatric surgery safe for teensStudy find Bariatric surgery safe for teens
    Over the past decade bariatric surgery has continued to gain acceptance as a safe and effective treatment strategy for teens struggling with severe obesity. A new report from the Teen-Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery (Teen-LABS) study, a multi-centered NIH study including patients from Nationwide Children’s Hospital, finds that having bariatric surgery during adolescence results in drastic reductions of risk factors that are widely known to be associated with the...
    Over the past decade bariatric surgery has continued to gain acceptance as a safe and effective treatment strategy for teens struggling with severe obesity. A new report from the Teen-Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery (Teen-LABS) study, a multi-centered NIH study including patients from Nationwide Children’s Hospital, finds that having bariatric surgery during adolescence results in drastic reductions of risk factors that are widely known to be associated with the...
  • Your Healthy Family: Don’t give children cough syrup with codeine

    Your Healthy Family: Don’t give children cough syrup with codeine

    Tuesday, January 23 2018 9:52 AM EST2018-01-23 14:52:51 GMT
    According to the FDA, the risk of slowed or difficult breathing from the use of codeine can result in death for some children.According to the FDA, the risk of slowed or difficult breathing from the use of codeine can result in death for some children.

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued updated guidelines for cough medications that contain codeine, advising against giving codeine to anyone under the age of 18. According to the FDA, the risk of slowed or difficult breathing from the use of codeine can result in death for some children. The recommendation also says that because codeine is an opioid, it carries the risks of misuse, abuse addiction and overdose. The FDA will now require prescription drugs cont...

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued updated guidelines for cough medications that contain codeine, advising against giving codeine to anyone under the age of 18. According to the FDA, the risk of slowed or difficult breathing from the use of codeine can result in death for some children. The recommendation also says that because codeine is an opioid, it carries the risks of misuse, abuse addiction and overdose. The FDA will now require prescription drugs cont...

  • Air Force Academy athletics to resume play

    Air Force Academy athletics to resume play

    Tuesday, January 23 2018 12:45 AM EST2018-01-23 05:45:50 GMT

    The Academy will attempt to reschedule the cancelled games from over the weekend at a later date and time. 

    The Academy will attempt to reschedule the cancelled games from over the weekend at a later date and time. 

  • Your Healthy Family: Deep core muscle strength can ease back pain

    Your Healthy Family: Deep core muscle strength can ease back pain

    Friday, January 19 2018 8:26 AM EST2018-01-19 13:26:06 GMT
    it’s very common for even well-conditioned athletes to neglect their deep core musclesit’s very common for even well-conditioned athletes to neglect their deep core muscles

    Back pain is a common complaint among both elite and recreational runners, but the true cause of it remains a mystery. So researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center used motion capture technology to observe how a runner’s muscles work while they’re in motion.  “We measured the dimensions of runners’ bodies and how they moved to create a computer model that’s specific to that person. 

    Back pain is a common complaint among both elite and recreational runners, but the true cause of it remains a mystery. So researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center used motion capture technology to observe how a runner’s muscles work while they’re in motion.  “We measured the dimensions of runners’ bodies and how they moved to create a computer model that’s specific to that person. 

  • Your Healthy Family: Stroke recovery reveals serious sleep disorder

    Your Healthy Family: Stroke recovery reveals serious sleep disorder

    Thursday, January 18 2018 12:16 PM EST2018-01-18 17:16:54 GMT
    After recovering from a stroke Dave learned he suffered from severe complex sleep apneaAfter recovering from a stroke Dave learned he suffered from severe complex sleep apnea

    With UCHealth Memorial Central in Colorado Springs now designated as a comprehensive stroke center, it’s important to educate the southern Colorado community to recognize the signs of a stroke and react to them as proactively as most people do when they have chest pains.

    With UCHealth Memorial Central in Colorado Springs now designated as a comprehensive stroke center, it’s important to educate the southern Colorado community to recognize the signs of a stroke and react to them as proactively as most people do when they have chest pains.

  • Your Healthy Family: Southern CO man survives stroke in textbook fashion

    Your Healthy Family: Southern CO man survives stroke in textbook fashion

    Wednesday, January 17 2018 10:18 AM EST2018-01-17 15:18:43 GMT
    Dave Csintyan survived a stroke because he made all the right moves when he recognized something was off.Dave Csintyan survived a stroke because he made all the right moves when he recognized something was off.

    In early January of 2018, UCHealth Memorial in Colorado Springs was designated as a comprehensive stroke treatment center, the first in southern Colorado.  For the comprehensive stroke team to effectively meet their potential, it’s so important to continue to educate our community and frequently preach the warning signs of a stroke and how to act on them quickly.  Everyone should know about BE FAST. B - Balance E - Eyesight F - Facial Drooping A - Arm Stren...

    In early January of 2018, UCHealth Memorial in Colorado Springs was designated as a comprehensive stroke treatment center, the first in southern Colorado.  For the comprehensive stroke team to effectively meet their potential, it’s so important to continue to educate our community and frequently preach the warning signs of a stroke and how to act on them quickly.  Everyone should know about BE FAST. B - Balance E - Eyesight F - Facial Drooping A - Arm Stren...

  • Rockies Caravan stopping in Pueblo and Colorado Springs Wednesday

    Rockies Caravan stopping in Pueblo and Colorado Springs Wednesday

    Tuesday, January 16 2018 11:58 PM EST2018-01-17 04:58:36 GMT
    Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jon Gray delivers to San Diego Padres' Carlos Asuaje in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, in Denver.Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jon Gray delivers to San Diego Padres' Carlos Asuaje in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, in Denver.

    To get fans ready for the upcoming season, Rockies pitchers Kyle Freeland, Jeff Hoffman, Jon Gray and infielder Pat Valaika will be stopping in Southern Colorado as part of the Rockies Caravan.

    To get fans ready for the upcoming season, Rockies pitchers Kyle Freeland, Jeff Hoffman, Jon Gray and infielder Pat Valaika will be stopping in Southern Colorado as part of the Rockies Caravan.

  • Your Healthy Family: Winter blues can be signal of serious depression

    Your Healthy Family: Winter blues can be signal of serious depression

    Tuesday, January 16 2018 9:34 AM EST2018-01-16 14:34:03 GMT
    Almost seven percent of adults in the United States experience major depression each year.Almost seven percent of adults in the United States experience major depression each year.

    Wintertime can be depressing. We all feel down once in a while, especially on a dreary, cold day. But major depression is different – and common. Almost seven percent of adults in the United States experience major depression each year.   Debbie Plate, D.O., of Cleveland Clinic said many medical providers screen for depression during an office visit. “Your nurse will ask you two questions, right along with all your other vital signs, discussing mood or asking ...

    Wintertime can be depressing. We all feel down once in a while, especially on a dreary, cold day. But major depression is different – and common. Almost seven percent of adults in the United States experience major depression each year.   Debbie Plate, D.O., of Cleveland Clinic said many medical providers screen for depression during an office visit. “Your nurse will ask you two questions, right along with all your other vital signs, discussing mood or asking ...

  • Your Healthy Family: Keeping pregnant moms healthy during flu season

    Your Healthy Family: Keeping pregnant moms healthy during flu season

    Monday, January 15 2018 9:33 AM EST2018-01-15 14:33:34 GMT
    The flu is dangerous enough for the average person, but it’s especially dangerous for moms-to-be.The flu is dangerous enough for the average person, but it’s especially dangerous for moms-to-be.

    The pregnant woman has a change in her immune system, a change in her lung capacity; her cardiovascular system, that can really cause a much more severe course of flu for the mother, if she contracts influenza. 

    The pregnant woman has a change in her immune system, a change in her lung capacity; her cardiovascular system, that can really cause a much more severe course of flu for the mother, if she contracts influenza. 

  • Your Healthy Family: Smart phone addiction is a big problem for kids

    Your Healthy Family: Smart phone addiction is a big problem for kids

    Two big investors in Apple are now urging the company to take action to curb the growing smart phone addiction among children.  They've sent a letter calling for Apple to develop new tools to help parents control and limit smart phone use, and study the impact of over-use on mental health. 

    Two big investors in Apple are now urging the company to take action to curb the growing smart phone addiction among children.  They've sent a letter calling for Apple to develop new tools to help parents control and limit smart phone use, and study the impact of over-use on mental health. 

  • Your Healthy Family: Ollice Burke recovers from stroke and returns to football field

    Your Healthy Family: Ollice Burke recovers from stroke and returns to football field

    Tuesday, January 9 2018 5:23 PM EST2018-01-09 22:23:48 GMT
    After suffering a stroke in 2013, Ollice Burke has returned to athletics at a high level.After suffering a stroke in 2013, Ollice Burke has returned to athletics at a high level.

    As we talk more about the comprehensive stroke center designation UCHealth Memorial it’s important to get the word out not only about the designation, but it will only be effective if community education about stroke is increased. Many people in our community have gotten their stroke education the hard way, like Ollice Burke.  

    As we talk more about the comprehensive stroke center designation UCHealth Memorial it’s important to get the word out not only about the designation, but it will only be effective if community education about stroke is increased. Many people in our community have gotten their stroke education the hard way, like Ollice Burke.  

  • Your Healthy Family 2017 Review: TAVR is new option to open heart surgery

    Your Healthy Family 2017 Review: TAVR is new option to open heart surgery

    Monday, January 8 2018 1:05 PM EST2018-01-08 18:05:54 GMT

    Aortic Stenosis is one of the most under diagnosed deadly diseases in the United States and there's a new treatment option to open heart surgery, available at UCHealth Memorial to replace a defective heart valve. 

    Aortic Stenosis is one of the most under diagnosed deadly diseases in the United States and there's a new treatment option to open heart surgery, available at UCHealth Memorial to replace a defective heart valve. 

  • Your Healthy Family 2017 Review: UCHealth Memorial performs 100th Watchman

    Your Healthy Family 2017 Review: UCHealth Memorial performs 100th Watchman

    Monday, January 8 2018 12:59 PM EST2018-01-08 17:59:56 GMT

    Earlier this year UCHealth Memorial hit a milestone in a pioneering procedure that they were the first in southern Colorado to perform.

    Earlier this year UCHealth Memorial hit a milestone in a pioneering procedure that they were the first in southern Colorado to perform.

  • Your Healthy Family: Why you should quit smoking

    Your Healthy Family: Why you should quit smoking

    Monday, January 8 2018 9:36 AM EST2018-01-08 14:36:15 GMT
    Smoking remains the leading cause of preventable disease and death in the U.S. accounting for more than 480,000 deaths every year.Smoking remains the leading cause of preventable disease and death in the U.S. accounting for more than 480,000 deaths every year.

    The CDC says smoking rates in our country are on the decline overall, but that doesn’t change the fact that when someone does decided to quit, it can be a real challenge.   

    The CDC says smoking rates in our country are on the decline overall, but that doesn’t change the fact that when someone does decided to quit, it can be a real challenge.   

  • Your Healthy Family: UCHealth Memorial named comprehensive stroke center

    Your Healthy Family: UCHealth Memorial named comprehensive stroke center

    Wednesday, January 3 2018 10:08 AM EST2018-01-03 15:08:19 GMT
    UCHealth Memorial is the only comprehensive stroke center in southern ColoradoUCHealth Memorial is the only comprehensive stroke center in southern Colorado

    UCHealth Memorial announced some big news Tuesday to kick off 2018.  Memorial hospital has become the first in southern Colorado to be named a comprehensive stroke center.  It’s an elite designation given to hospitals who offer the highest level of stroke care.

    UCHealth Memorial announced some big news Tuesday to kick off 2018.  Memorial hospital has become the first in southern Colorado to be named a comprehensive stroke center.  It’s an elite designation given to hospitals who offer the highest level of stroke care.

  • Your Healthy Family: Fixing your smile

    Your Healthy Family: Fixing your smile

    If you’re trying to think of the perfect gift to give that special someone who has everything (perhaps that person is yourself). How about a new smile? 

    If you’re trying to think of the perfect gift to give that special someone who has everything (perhaps that person is yourself). How about a new smile? 

  • Your Healthy Family: Recovering from a traumatic brain injury

    Your Healthy Family: Recovering from a traumatic brain injury

    In 2010, Shawdee was hit by a car while crossing the street. Her injuries were severe, including a traumatic brain injury. Her challenges weren't just limited to learning how to walk and talk again. She also had to overcome other issues with daily life.

    In 2010, Shawdee was hit by a car while crossing the street. Her injuries were severe, including a traumatic brain injury. Her challenges weren't just limited to learning how to walk and talk again. She also had to overcome other issues with daily life.

  • Your Healthy Family: What is palliative care?

    Your Healthy Family: What is palliative care?

    We're physician led and we have several nurse practitioners. Involved in care as well as chaplain and counselor and we all work together collaborativelyWe're physician led and we have several nurse practitioners. Involved in care as well as chaplain and counselor and we all work together collaboratively

    As we age or run into serious medical problems, it can be hard to manage the various aspects of need that can arise and the many ways those problems can affect different facets of our lives. Wouldn't it be nice if a team of providers under one roof could help you address all those problems? There is approach to medicine out there just like that it's called palliative care.

    As we age or run into serious medical problems, it can be hard to manage the various aspects of need that can arise and the many ways those problems can affect different facets of our lives. Wouldn't it be nice if a team of providers under one roof could help you address all those problems? There is approach to medicine out there just like that it's called palliative care.

  • Your Healthy Family: As flu season comes on, it's National Handwashing Week

    Your Healthy Family: As flu season comes on, it's National Handwashing Week

    Handwashing is the single most important entity in controlling infections in health careHandwashing is the single most important entity in controlling infections in health care

    Phyllis Woods is the manager of infection prevention with UCHealth Memorial who says, "Handwashing is the single most important entity in controlling infections in health care."

    Phyllis Woods is the manager of infection prevention with UCHealth Memorial who says, "Handwashing is the single most important entity in controlling infections in health care."

  • Your Healthy Family: Make sure you and your kids have gotten a flu shot

    Your Healthy Family: Make sure you and your kids have gotten a flu shot

    It's not too late to have a flu shot keep your kids healthy this winterIt's not too late to have a flu shot keep your kids healthy this winter

    It’s important for parents and kids to not let the last couple of mild flu seasons lull you into a false sense of security. 

    It’s important for parents and kids to not let the last couple of mild flu seasons lull you into a false sense of security. 

  • Elway keeping Vance Joseph as coach for Broncos 2018 season

    Elway keeping Vance Joseph as coach for Broncos 2018 season

    Monday, January 1 2018 7:31 PM EST2018-01-02 00:31:04 GMT
    FILE: John Elway welcomes Vance Joseph as the new head coach of the Denver Broncos. (Twitter: @JohnElway)FILE: John Elway welcomes Vance Joseph as the new head coach of the Denver Broncos. (Twitter: @JohnElway)

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The Denver Broncos are retaining rookie coach Vance Joseph, who went 5-11 in his first season. 

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The Denver Broncos are retaining rookie coach Vance Joseph, who went 5-11 in his first season. 

  • Gionta named captain of Olympic roster, Meghan Duggan among 6 3-time Olympians on US women's roster

    Gionta named captain of Olympic roster, Meghan Duggan among 6 3-time Olympians on US women's roster

    Monday, January 1 2018 7:27 PM EST2018-01-02 00:27:23 GMT

    The U.S. women open Olympic play Feb. 11 against Finland.

    The U.S. women open Olympic play Feb. 11 against Finland.

  • Your Healthy Family: 2017 Review healthy eating and weight loss with Dr. Kuzis

    Your Healthy Family: 2017 Review healthy eating and weight loss with Dr. Kuzis

    Wednesday, December 20 2017 12:02 PM EST2017-12-20 17:02:13 GMT
    Your Healthy FamilyYour Healthy Family

    I believe some of the most important health stories are the most basic stories.  With New Years and those all too common weight loss resolutions coming up, back in January Dr. Karl Kuzis with UCHealth Memorial talked about why being close to our ideal weight is so important in terms of overall health and wellness. 

    I believe some of the most important health stories are the most basic stories.  With New Years and those all too common weight loss resolutions coming up, back in January Dr. Karl Kuzis with UCHealth Memorial talked about why being close to our ideal weight is so important in terms of overall health and wellness. 

  • Your Healthy Family: VR distraction therapy helps infusion patients

    Your Healthy Family: VR distraction therapy helps infusion patients

    Friday, December 15 2017 5:06 PM EST2017-12-15 22:06:18 GMT
    Virtual reality helps infusion patients see amazing places while getting treatmentVirtual reality helps infusion patients see amazing places while getting treatment

    Hannah Moraski has acute intermittent porphyria, and for the last 2 years to stave off painful blood attacks she has infusion treatments twice a week at UCHealth Memorial Hospital in Colorado Springs that last 2 and half hours each. 

    Hannah Moraski has acute intermittent porphyria, and for the last 2 years to stave off painful blood attacks she has infusion treatments twice a week at UCHealth Memorial Hospital in Colorado Springs that last 2 and half hours each. 

  • Your Healthy Family: Colon cancer screenings can save lives

    Your Healthy Family: Colon cancer screenings can save lives

    Friday, December 1 2017 11:27 AM EST2017-12-01 16:27:23 GMT
    Hector was not following recommended screened guidelines, but at the first sign of trouble of some blood in his stool, he saw his doctor and that visit ended up saving his life.Hector was not following recommended screened guidelines, but at the first sign of trouble of some blood in his stool, he saw his doctor and that visit ended up saving his life.

    At the first sign of trouble of some blood in his stool Hector saw his doctor.  It was a visit ended up saving his life.

    At the first sign of trouble of some blood in his stool Hector saw his doctor.  It was a visit ended up saving his life.

  • Your Healthy Family: UCHealth cardiologist follows strict plant based diet

    Your Healthy Family: UCHealth cardiologist follows strict plant based diet

    Thursday, November 30 2017 12:39 PM EST2017-11-30 17:39:29 GMT
    Cutting out beef, pork, chicken and processed meats may sound impossible, but the results of getting it done may surprise you.Cutting out beef, pork, chicken and processed meats may sound impossible, but the results of getting it done may surprise you.

    Dr. David Rosenbaum, a cardiologist with UCHealth Memorial is a doctor who talks a good talk, when it comes to a healthy diet because he walks the walk.  For 7 years Dr. Rosenbaum has eaten a strict plant based diet and has not touched beef, pork, chicken or processed meat. 

    Dr. David Rosenbaum, a cardiologist with UCHealth Memorial is a doctor who talks a good talk, when it comes to a healthy diet because he walks the walk.  For 7 years Dr. Rosenbaum has eaten a strict plant based diet and has not touched beef, pork, chicken or processed meat. 

  • Your Healthy Family: UCHealth cardiologist discusses new blood pressure guidelines

    Your Healthy Family: UCHealth cardiologist discusses new blood pressure guidelines

    Thursday, November 30 2017 11:57 AM EST2017-11-30 16:57:41 GMT
    New guidelines have been issued for blood pressure that are lower than ever.New guidelines have been issued for blood pressure that are lower than ever.

    “Depending on one's level of risk, with their blood pressure and the new guidelines out this month we know that we want to be shooting for blood pressure even lower than 130 over 80."

    “Depending on one's level of risk, with their blood pressure and the new guidelines out this month we know that we want to be shooting for blood pressure even lower than 130 over 80."

  • Your Healthy Family: How a plant based diet can improve heart health

    Your Healthy Family: How a plant based diet can improve heart health

    Tuesday, November 28 2017 9:27 AM EST2017-11-28 14:27:59 GMT
    Dr. Rosenbaum also says when it comes to heart disease exercise is crucial.Dr. Rosenbaum also says when it comes to heart disease exercise is crucial.

    When it comes to heart disease, Dr. David Rosenbaum a cardiologist with UCHealth Memorial  tells me the biggest improvement we can make to help our hearts is to our diet.

    When it comes to heart disease, Dr. David Rosenbaum a cardiologist with UCHealth Memorial  tells me the biggest improvement we can make to help our hearts is to our diet.

  • Your Healthy Family: How to keep Thanksgiving day meal on the healthy side

    Your Healthy Family: How to keep Thanksgiving day meal on the healthy side

    Wednesday, November 22 2017 6:38 PM EST2017-11-22 23:38:47 GMT
    Dr. Rosenbaum says if you’re looking to dial it in just a little bit, simple steps like drinking a good amount of water before that big meal can help you avoid trouble.Dr. Rosenbaum says if you’re looking to dial it in just a little bit, simple steps like drinking a good amount of water before that big meal can help you avoid trouble.

    A healthy diet all the time is important for your heart health.  If you're looking to keep your holiday meals more on the healthy side this season season it can be done with some simple strategies.  

    A healthy diet all the time is important for your heart health.  If you're looking to keep your holiday meals more on the healthy side this season season it can be done with some simple strategies.  

  • Your Healthy Family: UCHealth doctor is also UCHealth cancer patient

    Your Healthy Family: UCHealth doctor is also UCHealth cancer patient

    Friday, November 17 2017 7:12 PM EST2017-11-18 00:12:45 GMT

    Dr. Alexandra Coffey with UCHealth Memorial she will be speaking at Saturday’s UCHealth Lung and Breathing Summit at the Broadmoor in Colorado Springs.  

    Dr. Alexandra Coffey with UCHealth Memorial she will be speaking at Saturday’s UCHealth Lung and Breathing Summit at the Broadmoor in Colorado Springs.  

  • Your Healthy Family: UCHealth hosting Lung and Breathing Summit Saturday

    Your Healthy Family: UCHealth hosting Lung and Breathing Summit Saturday

    Thursday, November 16 2017 6:33 PM EST2017-11-16 23:33:12 GMT
    Lung Cancer is responsible for about 1 in every 4 cancer deaths.Lung Cancer is responsible for about 1 in every 4 cancer deaths.

    This Saturday UCHealth is hosting their Second Annual Comprehensive Lung and Breathing summit.  It’s from 8am to  noon at the Broadmoor in Colorado Springs.

    This Saturday UCHealth is hosting their Second Annual Comprehensive Lung and Breathing summit.  It’s from 8am to  noon at the Broadmoor in Colorado Springs.

  • Your Healthy Family: Charlie Hall's glioblastoma diagnosis

    Your Healthy Family: Charlie Hall's glioblastoma diagnosis

    Thursday, November 16 2017 10:43 AM EST2017-11-16 15:43:17 GMT
    Charlie Hall is the perfect example of a person living a productive life with terminal cancer.Charlie Hall is the perfect example of a person living a productive life with terminal cancer.

    Charlie Hall is a perfect example of why when you know something is off with your health to make sure and get it checked out.

    Charlie Hall is a perfect example of why when you know something is off with your health to make sure and get it checked out.

  • Your Healthy Family: #NoShaveNovember Men's health quiz part 2

    Your Healthy Family: #NoShaveNovember Men's health quiz part 2

    Thursday, November 9 2017 7:26 AM EST2017-11-09 12:26:31 GMT
    Do you know the signs of prostate cancer, and at what age you should begin having your cholesterol checked?Do you know the signs of prostate cancer, and at what age you should begin having your cholesterol checked?

    Do you know the symptoms of prostate cancer, and the age that men should begin having their cholesterol regularly checked?

    Do you know the symptoms of prostate cancer, and the age that men should begin having their cholesterol regularly checked?

  • Your Healthy Family: #NoShaveNovember Men's health quiz part 1

    Your Healthy Family: #NoShaveNovember Men's health quiz part 1

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 8:52 AM EST2017-11-08 13:52:22 GMT
    Dr. Ian Tullberg admits men generally do not tend to their health needs as well as women.Dr. Ian Tullberg admits men generally do not tend to their health needs as well as women.

    Dr. Ian Tullberg says "Only about 50% of men actually see a doctor on a regular basis for check-ups or lab work.  Sometimes we are lazy, other times and we make up this excuse or that but no excuse is worth dying early for."

    Dr. Ian Tullberg says "Only about 50% of men actually see a doctor on a regular basis for check-ups or lab work.  Sometimes we are lazy, other times and we make up this excuse or that but no excuse is worth dying early for."

  • Your Healthy Family: Periodontal pathogen may block pregnancy

    Your Healthy Family: Periodontal pathogen may block pregnancy

    A common periodontal pathogen may according to a recent study prevent women from getting pregnantA common periodontal pathogen may according to a recent study prevent women from getting pregnant

    Dr. Fred Guerra with Guerra Dental in Colorado Springs says he always stresses the importance keeping your teeth and mouth clean, and now if you're a woman looking to get pregnant there's another reason to consider doing it.  

    Dr. Fred Guerra with Guerra Dental in Colorado Springs says he always stresses the importance keeping your teeth and mouth clean, and now if you're a woman looking to get pregnant there's another reason to consider doing it.  

  • Your Healthy Family: Make fall back time change smoothly

    Your Healthy Family: Make fall back time change smoothly

    Friday, November 3 2017 3:15 PM EDT2017-11-03 19:15:22 GMT

    Dr. Timothy Rummel is a board certified sleep specialist with UCHealth Memorial who says people who are more sleep sensitive can struggle for days with a time shift.

    Dr. Timothy Rummel is a board certified sleep specialist with UCHealth Memorial who says people who are more sleep sensitive can struggle for days with a time shift.

  • Your Healthy Family: UCLA adds mobile stroke unit to national study

    Your Healthy Family: UCLA adds mobile stroke unit to national study

    Tuesday, October 31 2017 12:10 PM EDT2017-10-31 16:10:38 GMT
    UCLA Health, like UCHealth in Colorado is now part of growing national study to test the value of starting stroke care in the field.UCLA Health, like UCHealth in Colorado is now part of growing national study to test the value of starting stroke care in the field.

    UCLA Health is testing a new, hi-tech “mobile stroke unit” to help medical personnel start treatment in the field, potentially leading to higher survival rates and better outcomes for patients.

    UCLA Health is testing a new, hi-tech “mobile stroke unit” to help medical personnel start treatment in the field, potentially leading to higher survival rates and better outcomes for patients.

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