VA Medical Center

The VA Hospital under construction in Aurora (credit: CBS)

Senators Demand VA Explain Cost Overruns At Denver Hospital

The chairman and top Democrat on the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee demanded an explanation from the VA Wednesday for huge costs overruns and construction delays at the new Denver veterans hospital.

03/18/2015

The VA Hospital under construction in Aurora (credit: CBS)

Rep. Coffman Feels ‘Sticker Shock,’ Learns VA Hospital Will Be $1 Billion Over Budget

The already over-budget Aurora VA Hospital is going to cost more than $1 billion over the projected cost.

03/17/2015

(credit: VA.gov)

Veteran: VA Doctor Asked Him Not To Talk To Congress, Media

A new dispute surfaced at the embattled Denver VA Medical Center Thursday when a veteran who has been charged with disorderly conduct said a doctor asked him to sign a document promising he wouldn’t contact members of Congress or news organizations.

02/12/2015

Rodger Holmes (credit: CBS)

Vet’s Care At Grand Junction VA Hospital Gets Closer Look Following His Death

There is now a bigger push for an investigation into the care a military veteran received at a Colorado Veterans Administration hospital.

01/05/2015

The Community Living Center in Grand Junction (credit: grandjunction.va.gov)

1/3rd Of Patients At Grand Junction VA Nursing Home Have The Flu

One-third of the patients at a veterans nursing home in Grand Junction have the flu, and the facility has been closed to most visitors, officials said Sunday.

12/28/2014

The VA Hospital under construction in Aurora (credit: CBS)

Construction Resumes On Aurora VA Medical Center

The contractor building the new VA medical center in Aurora resumed construction on Monday, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs said in a statement.

12/22/2014

The VA Hospital under construction in Aurora (credit: CBS)

Workers To Return To VA Hospital Project After Agreement

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and the construction company in charge of the new VA Hospital in Aurora have come to an agreement that will allow construction to continue on the project for the next three months.

12/17/2014

The VA Hospital under construction in Aurora (credit: CBS)

Deal Could Get Construction Back On Track At VA Hospital Build Site

Six days after the main contractor walked off the job demanding to be paid, Colorado Rep. Mike Coffman says he has found the money to do just that.

12/17/2014

Kay Martinez serves burritos to construction workers at the new VA Hospital (credit: CBS)

Mother Of Wounded Soldier Serves Up Burritos At New VA Hospital

She started early in the morning making burritos that she sells for a few dollars at a time. Before she headed out, she piled well over 100 in coolers, wrapped with foil and piping hot.

12/16/2014

The VA Hospital under construction in Aurora (credit: CBS)

Coffman: Funding May Be Available For VA Hospital Construction

Colorado Rep. Mike Coffman told CBS4 it’s possible Congress could allot $2 billion in so-called “unobligated” funding to revive construction at the VA hospital in Aurora, nearly a week after the contractor halted work.

12/16/2014

more

Listen Live

AM/FM Stations

Featured Shows & Multimedia