Oxbow http://kvnf.org en KVNF Local Newscast, Wednesday, January 16, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-wednesday-january-16-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Legislature takes up issue of gun control</li><li>State debates accepting federal health insurance money, job creation</li><li>BLM Grand Junction office welcomes comment on RMP</li><li>670 hospitalized cases of the flu so far in Colorado; vaccination urged</li><li>Rusty water in Paonia not dangerous</li><li>Elk Creek Mine hopes to stabilize and re-open within a week</li></ul><p> Wed, 16 Jan 2013 15:29:51 +0000 Eric Goold 5293 at http://kvnf.org Local Newscast: Tuesday, November 13, 2012 http://kvnf.org/post/local-newscast-tuesday-november-13-2012 <p><u><strong>Headlines:</strong></u></p><ul><li>Oxbow and Aspen SkiCo team up to create green energy</li><li>Anti-civil unions state legislators voted out</li><li>Telluride’s medical marijuana dispensaries prepare for Amendment 64</li><li>Colorado National Monument starts public input process</li><li>Small business may qualify for state tax credit Tue, 13 Nov 2012 17:04:41 +0000 Ariana Brocious 14226 at http://kvnf.org Coal Mine Converts Waste Methane into Electricity http://kvnf.org/post/coal-mine-converts-waste-methane-electricity-0 <p>The North Fork Valley is now home to a new form of "green" electricity. On Friday, Oxbow’s Elk Creek mine officially launched a 3 megawatt project generating electricity from methane gas. KVNF’s Ariana Brocious reports that the project is the culmination of years of work from an unlikely alliance: involving the mine, a gas company, electric co-ops and the uber environmentally-conscious Aspen Skiing Company.</p><p></p><p> Tue, 13 Nov 2012 16:39:52 +0000 Ariana Brocious 14223 at http://kvnf.org Coal Mine Converts Waste Methane into Electricity KVNF Local Newscast: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-tuesday-october-16th-2012 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Koch accused of holding former employee captive</li><li>COGCC launches new water quality database</li><li>Gessler continues to draw fire for RNC trip</li><li>Ouray Student National Merit Finalist</li><li>Abraham Connection Continues to Grow</li></ul><p></p> Tue, 16 Oct 2012 15:02:01 +0000 1664 at http://kvnf.org