taxes http://kvnf.org en Local Motion: Regional Elections Wrap-Up http://kvnf.org/post/local-motion-regional-elections-wrap <p>Today on Local Motion, a look back at some local ballot initiatives across our region and the state.</p><p>We talked with area reporters and people involved in contested issues this year about the elections, the outcomes, and what the results tell us about the attitude of Colorado voters this year.</p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 17:17:23 +0000 Travis Bubenik 18534 at http://kvnf.org Local Motion: Regional Elections Wrap-Up Colorado Says Yes To Pot Taxes, No To Education Tax http://kvnf.org/post/colorado-says-yes-pot-taxes-no-education-tax Colorado voters gave a mixed reaction Tuesday on a pair of statewide tax increases. Voters didn’t want to tax themselves to pay for education, but were overwhelmingly willing to tax recreational marijuana to help rebuild schools.<p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 16:11:41 +0000 Bente Birkeland 18237 at http://kvnf.org Colorado Says Yes To Pot Taxes, No To Education Tax KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, November 6, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-wednesday-november-6-2013 <p></p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">2013 Election Results</strong></p><p>This morning we bring you a rundown of local, regional and statewide election results.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://kvnf.org/post/2013-election-results">Click here</a> for a detailed list of those races and the outcomes across the </span>KVNF<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> listening area.</span></p><p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 07:00:00 +0000 Travis Bubenik 18434 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, October 30, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-wednesday-october-30-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>Republican Voters Turn Out in Higher Numbers So Far</li><li>Delta County Schools Superintendent Says Amendment 66 Would Help District</li><li>Arch Coal Reports Lower-than-Expected Losses for Third Quarter</li><li>US Rep. Scott Tipton Criticizes EPA on Proposed Fracking Regulations</li><li>Over $100,000 Flows Into Telluride Soda Tax Debate Wed, 30 Oct 2013 15:01:27 +0000 Travis Bubenik 17916 at http://kvnf.org Delta County Tax Lien Sale set for November 7th http://kvnf.org/post/delta-county-tax-lien-sale-set-november-7th <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Delta County Treasurer Lisa </span>Tafoya<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> visited commissioners on Monday to obtain permission to close her office at 1 pm on Wednesday, Nov. 6, in preparation for the county’s annual tax lien sale on Thursday Nov. 7. </span></p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 15:05:57 +0000 Marty Durlin 17611 at http://kvnf.org Delta County Tax Lien Sale set for November 7th KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, October 23, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-wednesday-october-23-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>Committee Will Look at State's Flood Response</li><li>Logging Production Hurt by Government Shutdown</li><li>After Shutdown, Maroon Bells May See Cutbacks</li><li>US Representative Cory Gardner Questions Health Exchange Problems</li><li>Delta County to hold Tax Lien Sale in Early November&nbsp; Wed, 23 Oct 2013 14:51:45 +0000 Travis Bubenik 17610 at http://kvnf.org Voters To Weigh In On Colorado Marijuana Taxes http://kvnf.org/post/voters-weigh-colorado-marijuana-taxes Colorado is preparing for the state’s first recreational marijuana stores to open this January. In the meantime, voters still have the final say on how the new product will be taxed through Proposition AA.<p> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 20:51:44 +0000 Bente Birkeland 17531 at http://kvnf.org Voters To Weigh In On Colorado Marijuana Taxes Education Tax Overcomes Legal Challenge To Stay On The Ballot http://kvnf.org/post/education-tax-overcomes-legal-challenge-stay-ballot A ballot question to raise Colorado income taxes to help improve public schools has survived a legal challenge. A Denver District Court Judge has ruled that the proposal can go before voters.<p> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 17:19:30 +0000 Bente Birkeland 17316 at http://kvnf.org Education Tax Overcomes Legal Challenge To Stay On The Ballot KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, October 16, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-wednesday-october-16-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Mesa County Sheriff and District Attorney Sound Off Against Proposed Budget Cuts</span></li><li>Opponents and Supporters of Telluride Soda Tax Step Up Campaigning Efforts</li><li>Elk Creek Mine Layoffs Likely to Hurt Local Economy</li><li>Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against Petition Process for Amendment 66</li><li>Delta County Libraries Selected for Trial-Run of &quot;Super Wifi&quot; Technology Wed, 16 Oct 2013 14:52:43 +0000 Travis Bubenik 17305 at http://kvnf.org As Election Nears, Critics And Supporters Spar Over Education Tax http://kvnf.org/post/election-nears-critics-and-supporters-spar-over-education-tax With just over three weeks until the election, the campaign asking Colorado voters to approve a $1 billion tax increase to pay for improvements to public schools are planning what they call a robust door-to-door operation.<p> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 22:23:40 +0000 Bente Birkeland 17229 at http://kvnf.org As Election Nears, Critics And Supporters Spar Over Education Tax