Colorado Recall Elections http://kvnf.org en Following A Turbulent Year, Colorado Lawmakers Unsure What 2014 Holds http://kvnf.org/post/following-turbulent-year-colorado-lawmakers-unsure-what-2014-holds When Colorado lawmakers return in January, the makeup of the state Senate will be different. Coming off a tumultuous off session with two first-ever recalls and a resignation can do that. The state’s Democrats now have a new Senate President and only a one-seat hold on the majority.<p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 16:55:34 +0000 Bente Birkeland 19799 at http://kvnf.org Following A Turbulent Year, Colorado Lawmakers Unsure What 2014 Holds Private Gun Sales See Effect From New Background Check Law http://kvnf.org/post/private-gun-sales-see-effect-new-background-check-law Democratic state lawmakers say a new law requiring universal background checks for gun purchases is working well. Data from the Department of Public Safety shows 2 percent of private gun sales were blocked because of the law.<p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 15:53:11 +0000 Bente Birkeland 19740 at http://kvnf.org Private Gun Sales See Effect From New Background Check Law KVNF Regional Newscast: Thursday, October 10, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-thursday-october-10-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>Shutdown Could Delay Benefit Checks for Over 90,000 Veterans</li><li>New Online Healthcare Marketplaces Running Smoothly for Delta County Residents</li><li>Cedaredge Police Chief Robert Yant Resigns</li><li>Ethics Group Says Anti-Pot Tax Group Should&#39;ve Reported Free Joints in Campaign Finances</li><li>State Democrats Criticize New Recall Effort</li><li>Morgan Carroll Chosen as Next Colorado Senate President Fri, 11 Oct 2013 15:21:32 +0000 Travis Bubenik 17111 at http://kvnf.org Another Colorado Lawmaker Targeted For Recall http://kvnf.org/post/another-colorado-lawmaker-targeted-recall Colorado senate Democrats blasted gun rights groups Wednesday for trying to recall another state lawmaker. Two Democrats were ousted in September over support for stricter gun laws. The latest campaign targets Westminster Democrat Evie Hudak.<p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 19:18:01 +0000 Bente Birkeland 17079 at http://kvnf.org Another Colorado Lawmaker Targeted For Recall KVNF Regional Newscast: Friday, October 4, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-friday-october-4-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>Around Half of Elk Creek Miners Laid Off</li><li>Anadarko Officials Say Flood Damage Continues to Cut Oil and Gas Production</li><li>US Air Force Academy Says Shutdown is &quot;Completely Disruptive&quot;</li><li>US Forest Supervisor for White River National Forest Talks about Shutdown Impact</li><li>Republican Recall Victors Sworn Into Office Fri, 04 Oct 2013 06:00:00 +0000 Travis Bubenik 17114 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast: Thursday, September 12, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-thursday-september-12-2013 <div><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p></div><ul><li>Governor John Hickenlooper "Disappointed" in Recall Outcomes</li><li>Recalls Could Change Dynamics at State Legislature</li><li>State Republicans Set Their Sights on Governor's Office</li><li>Tax Proposed in San Miguel County to deal with Greenhouse Gas Emissions</li><li>Delta County Commissioners Call New Wildlife Rules "Unnecessary"</li><li>Water Losses in Cedaredge Could Lead to New Fees</li><li>Two Dead after Massive Flooding along Front Range Thu, 12 Sep 2013 16:31:00 +0000 Travis Bubenik 15838 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast: Wednesday, September 11, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-wednesday-september-11-2013 <div><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p></div><ul><li>Morse and Giron Defeated in Historic Colorado Recall Election</li><li>State Approves Final Rules for Commercial Marijuana Industry</li><li>Feds Say They Won't Prosecute Banks for Doing Business with Marijuana Industry</li><li>Paonia Town Council Approves Moratorium on Marijuana Activity</li><li>Ouray School First in Region to get High-Speed Fiber Optic Internet Connection</li><li>Cedaredge High School Student Dies from Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Wed, 11 Sep 2013 14:33:22 +0000 Travis Bubenik 15775 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast: Tuesday, September 10, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-tuesday-september-10-2013 <div><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p></div><ul><li>Crowds Gather for Marijuana Giveaway, Tax Protest in Denver</li><li>Colorado Lawmakers Facing Recall Elections Today</li><li>Two Men Sentenced to Prison after Seeking Sex with Children in Grand Junction</li><li>Secret Report on James Holmes' Mental Health Delivered to Legal Teams</li><li>KDNK's&nbsp;<em><a href="http://kdnk.org/story.cfm?id=1378313336260">Sounds of the High Country</a> -&nbsp;</em>Josh Zaffos on Fracking</li><li>Voers in Five Colorado Communities May See Fracking Questions Tue, 10 Sep 2013 14:18:58 +0000 Travis Bubenik 15724 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast Friday, September 6, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-friday-september-6-2013 <div><p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p></div><ul><li>State May Rate Thousands of Homes At Risk for Wildfires</li><li>US Forest Service Auctions Off Aspen Property for $7 Million</li><li>Gunnison Basin Roundtable Tasked with Debating State Water Plan</li><li>Study Claims Legal Pot Could Create Risks for Children</li><li>City of Grand Junction Bans Retail Marijuana Activity</li><li>Roundtable Discussion with Reporters Covering Colorado Recall Elections Fri, 06 Sep 2013 14:23:10 +0000 Travis Bubenik 15579 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast: Tuesday, September 3, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-tuesday-september-3-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Reports Say Colorado’s Parole System Needs Fixing</li><li>Governor John Hickenlooper Criticizes Recall Elections</li><li>Colorado Senators Faced with Recall Confident They’ll Keep Their Jobs</li><li>Colorado to Receive Federal Grant for Improving Critical Tunnels</li><li>Ouray County Commissions Send Tax Increase Question to Voters</li><li>Grand Valley Water Users Suggest It’s Time For the State to Import Water Tue, 03 Sep 2013 14:44:05 +0000 Brian Cambria 15416 at http://kvnf.org