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5 things you need to know - September 26, 2019

Posted at 5:45 AM, Sep 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-26 07:45:44-04

Good morning southern Colorado! Here's what you need to know to start you off on your Thursday morning.

Schriever airman arrested, accused of trying to have sex with minor

The Arapahoe Sheriff's Office Internet Crimes Against Children Unit was in contact with 19-year-old Justin Carr while posing as a 14-year-old girl. The office said a meeting was arranged and Carr was arrested.

Challenger Learning Center holds grand opening for new facility

To celebrate the grand opening of the new facility today, an open house will also be available to the public Saturday at 10 a.m. to display new state-of-the-art features, such as space simulations or planetarium shows. The center serves about 40,000 students each year.

Morning mist and fog with a warmer afternoon

Slowly warming skies and a switch of the winds to the south will allow the fog and mist to disappear by the mid to late morning. We'll be cloudy today but the hope is that more sunshine breaks out through the second part of the day.

Building permit approved for In-N-Out burger distribution center

For those anticipating the popular California burger chain's arrival in Colorado, it's only a matter of time. The permit was issued to In-N-Out for its distribution plant, with an estimated cost of the project at $19.8 million

Pueblo D60 offering free preschool, spots limited

Pueblo School District 60 is offering free preschool for kids 3 to 5 years old, but there are a limited number of spots available in the preschool. The program is held throughout Pueblo at different times.