Fort Collins http://kvnf.org en Local Motion: Hugh Carson on Emergency Ops during the Front Range Floods http://kvnf.org/post/local-motion-hugh-carson-emergency-ops-during-front-range-floods <p></p><p>For this episode of Local Motion, we spoke to retired firefighter Hugh Carson about his experience helping to coordinate emergency response in the wake of the historic flooding that hit the Front Range in September.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Carson has a long history with disaster management, and has spoken to </span>KVNF<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> before about his experiences with wildfire. He joins us this time for an insider's look at how emergency personnel deal with a much different element: water, and lots of it.</span></p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 15:01:26 +0000 Travis Bubenik 17667 at http://kvnf.org Local Motion: Hugh Carson on Emergency Ops during the Front Range Floods How Secure is the "Fort Knox" of Seeds? http://kvnf.org/post/how-secure-fort-knox-seeds <p>When unapproved genetically modified wheat was found growing in Oregon earlier this year, it didn’t take long for accusations about how it ended up there to start flying. A flurry of initial finger-pointing cast potential blame on a federal seed vault in Fort Collins, Colo., which housed the same strain of wheat, developed by Monsanto Corp., for about seven years up until late 2011.</p> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 16:23:35 +0000 Luke Runyon 13688 at http://kvnf.org How Secure is the "Fort Knox" of Seeds?