Gunnison County http://kvnf.org en KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, December 4, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-wednesday-december-4-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>More Layoffs as Coal Mine All But Shuttered</li><li>KVNF Youth Reporters Tackle Energy Issues</li><li>Ali Lightfoot on the Pass the Mic Project</li><li>December Storm Could be Clue to Rest of Winter Weather</li><li>Despite Early Snowfall, Much of State Still in Drought Wed, 04 Dec 2013 16:49:53 +0000 Travis Bubenik 19391 at http://kvnf.org More Layoffs As Coal Mine All But Shuttered http://kvnf.org/post/more-layoffs-coal-mine-all-shuttered <p>More coal miners in the North Fork Valley are being laid off. Oxbow Mining company, owned by billionaire Bill Koch, laid off more than a hundred more employees on Monday at its Elk Creek mine.</p><p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 00:50:00 +0000 Elise Thatcher 19342 at http://kvnf.org More Layoffs As Coal Mine All But Shuttered KVNF Regional Newcast: Friday, October 25, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newcast-friday-october-25-2013 <div><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Headlines</strong></p></div><ul><li>Winner of the Trip to Fiji Contest Drawn at KVNF Annual Meeting</li><li>Paonia Voters to see Ballot Question on Sidewalks</li><li>Colorado US Senators ask to Delay Health Insurance Deadline</li><li>More Help Coming for Farmers and Ranchers on the Front Range after Flooding</li><li>KDNK's Ed Williams Speaks to Legislative Reporter Bente Birkeland about Amendment 66</li><li>Layoffs at Elk Creek Mine Could Challenge Local Economy, Delta County Schools</li></ul> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 15:26:58 +0000 Travis Bubenik 17712 at http://kvnf.org Counties Negotiate More Local Control for Oil and Gas http://kvnf.org/post/counties-negotiate-more-local-control-oil-and-gas <p>As new technology allows the oil and gas industry to develop areas once thought to be off-limits, across Colorado, local governments are pushing the boundaries of the state’s regulatory authority to protect land and citizens. KVNF’s Ariana Brocious reports that can land them in tricky territory.</p><p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 17:39:38 +0000 555 at http://kvnf.org Counties Negotiate More Local Control for Oil and Gas