AM Round-Up: CS voters approve lease of Memorial Health System; Littleton-based firm selected for next Mars spacecraft; and more

August 29, 2012

Colorado Springs voters yesterday overwhelmingly approved plans to lease city-owned Memorial Health System to University of Colorado Health, or UCHealth. The total vote count was 82% to 18%, with around 44% voter turnout...

Residents in and around the Waldo Canyon burn area looking to purchase flood insurance should do so before September 8th in order to take advantage of a waiting-period waiver...

Lockheed Martin Space Systems in Littleton was recently chosen to build and operate the next Mars Spacecraft.

Please note: The audio says the vote was 83% to 17%, with 42% voter turnout. Late numbers put the vote at 82% to 18% with about 44% of voters casting ballots.