Pitkin County http://kvnf.org en "Amnesty Box" at Aspen Airport Considered for Weed Disposal http://kvnf.org/post/amnesty-box-aspen-airport-considered-weed-disposal <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.727272033691406px; line-height: 17.99715805053711px;">As Colorado ushers in legalized retail marijuana, law enforcement is preparing for how to handle it. Adults 21 years&nbsp;and older are now able to purchase recreational pot at shops around the state. </span></p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 16:59:42 +0000 Marci Krivonen 20521 at http://kvnf.org "Amnesty Box" at Aspen Airport Considered for Weed Disposal KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, January 1, 2014 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-wednesday-january-1-2014 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>&nbsp;Montrose Prosecutor "Separated" from Job after DUI Suspicion</li><li>FAA Won't Use Colorado for Drone Testing</li><li>Colorado Lawyers, Law Enforcement Advising Drivers to Keep Pot in Trunk</li><li>Law Enforcement in Pitkin County Gears Up for Retail Marijuana Industry Wed, 01 Jan 2014 15:15:46 +0000 Travis Bubenik 20488 at http://kvnf.org Climate Change Measured on Open Spaces near Aspen http://kvnf.org/post/climate-change-measured-open-spaces-near-aspen <p>In the future, the forests surrounding Aspen will look different. Already, mountain shrubs are replacing some Aspen stands and changing the complexion of the area, likely due to due a warming climate.</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Neighboring </span>Pitkin<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> County is now tracking these shifts on open space properties.&nbsp; Two local non-profit organizations are helping. The new data is thanks to a pair of towers that’s tracking things like soil moisture and temperature.</span></p><p></p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 17:36:53 +0000 Marci Krivonen 18539 at http://kvnf.org Climate Change Measured on Open Spaces near Aspen KVNF Regional Newscast, Wednesday, November 13, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-wednesday-november-13-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>State Lawmakers to Review Bills on Water, Wildfire, &amp; Poverty</li><li>Ruptured Pipe Leaks Contaminated Water at&nbsp;Cañon&nbsp;City Uranium Mill</li><li>Pitkin County Tracking Changes to Forests</li><li>Republican Lawmakers Criticize Patagonia's Involvement in Fracking Debate Wed, 13 Nov 2013 16:41:37 +0000 Travis Bubenik 18533 at http://kvnf.org