Uranium http://kvnf.org en "Uranium Drive-In" Tells Story of Struggling But Hopeful West End http://kvnf.org/post/uranium-drive-tells-story-struggling-hopeful-west-end <p></p><p>Residents from Montrose County’s West End recently gathered for a screening of <a href="http://vimeo.com/39856450">“Uranium Drive-In,”</a> a documentary that tells the story of the ill-fated <a href="http://www.energyfuels.com/development_projects/pinon_ridge/">Piñon Ridge Uranium Mill,</a> and a tight-knit community desperate for jobs and some hint of a brighter economy.</p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 19:52:04 +0000 Travis Bubenik 21249 at http://kvnf.org "Uranium Drive-In" Tells Story of Struggling But Hopeful West End KVNF Local Newscast: Wednesday, June 12, 2013. http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-wednesday-june-12-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Colorado Wildfire Update</li><li>Don Coram to shut down his four uranium mines</li><li>Out-of-state hunter licenses increase despite new gun laws</li><li>Colorado commission reports 400 gas and oil spills last year</li><li>DMEA changes annual meeting location to Memorial Hall because of attendance projections Wed, 12 Jun 2013 15:10:20 +0000 Brian Cambria 11637 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast, Monday, June 10, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-monday-june-10-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Panel looking at fines for Parachute leak</li><li>Plane crash at Great Sand Dunes National Park</li><li>DOE again extends time for uranium-lease comments</li><li>DMEA ballots due; race hotly contested</li><li>iSeeChange: Dustbowl Daze Mon, 10 Jun 2013 14:46:20 +0000 Brian Cambria 11532 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast: Friday, May 31, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-friday-may-31-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Colorado River Users and Managers Face Shortfalls</li><li>Uranium Lease Comment Period Extended to July 1</li><li>Hotchkiss Council Expresses Doubts about North Fork Alternative Plan</li><li>Denver post reports that Colorado new vehicle registrations up 16 percent in 2013 Fri, 31 May 2013 15:01:35 +0000 Brian Cambria 11080 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast: Friday, May 17, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-friday-may-17-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Governor activates drought task force</li><li>State water plan mandated by Hickenlooper</li><li>Grand Junction clean-up yields piece of Radium 226</li><li>No fine for Williams</li><li>WildEarth Guardians ask BLM to halt drilling because of ozone levels</li><li>One more thing Fri, 17 May 2013 15:12:25 +0000 Brian Cambria 10451 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast: Thursday, May 02, 2013. http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-thursday-may-02-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Chicken Farm Redux: Delta County Commissioners hear more evidence in Western Slope Layers case</li><li>Uranium mines get license from state</li><li>Chesnik pleads guilty to $400,000 theft from Town of Paonia</li><li>Crawford resident Craig Childs wins Orion Book Award</li><li>Cockers choose Teacher of the Year in North Fork</li></ul><p> Thu, 02 May 2013 14:37:53 +0000 Brian Cambria 9762 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast: Tuesday, April 30, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-tuesday-april-30-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Governor signs ASSET bill into law</li><li>Battlement Mesa meeting addresses Parachute Creek Leak</li><li>New EPA figures say emissions control has reduced the impact of natural gas industry on climate change</li><li>Dominguez-Escalante conservation area council needs members</li><li>Jim Elder announces for DMEA District 4</li><li>Telluride residents say no to uranium mines at BLM meeting Tue, 30 Apr 2013 14:37:10 +0000 Brian Cambria 9663 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast: Friday, April 26, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-friday-april-26-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Pinon Ridge approved by state; first new uranium mill in the U.S. in more than three decades</li><li>Authorities tie Grand Junction drug ring to Mexico kingpin</li><li>Court upholds firing of medical marijuana patient for off-the-job use</li><li>CU President won’t honor student wishes to divest fossil fuels companies</li><li>Western Slope Skies: Viewing Saturn will be a treat in the next few weeks Fri, 26 Apr 2013 15:03:54 +0000 Brian Cambria 9500 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast: Wednesday, April 24, 2013. http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-wednesday-april-24-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul style="list-style-type: disc;"><li>Energy companies to pay $1 million in antitrust and false claim action</li><li>Former Uranium workers may get more compensation for radiation exposure</li><li>DOE extends comment time for new uranium mines in Mesa, Montrose and San Miguel counties</li><li><div style="margin-left: 1em;"><i>Visit the Uranium Leasing Program Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement Information Center at <a href="http://www.ulpeis.anl.gov">ulpeis.anl.gov</a>.</i></div></li><li>Driving While Stoned Bill is Toast</li><li>Civil unions event planned in Denver on May 1</li><li>Commentary: Attack on Rights, Concerns about drones Wed, 24 Apr 2013 14:56:57 +0000 Brian Cambria 9399 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast: Wednesday, March 20, 2013. http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-wednesday-march-20-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Bill Would Fund More Oil &amp; Gas Inspectors</li><li>Grand Junction Gas Explosion Causes Injuries, Evacuations</li><li>Parachute Hydrocarbon Leak Continues</li><li>Death Penalty On Table At Legislature</li><li>DOE Favors Uranium Leasing Continuation</li><li>Delta County Honors Local Veteran Wed, 20 Mar 2013 15:18:25 +0000 Brian Cambria 7974 at http://kvnf.org