Coal Mines http://kvnf.org en KVNF Regional Newscast: Tuesday, December 3, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-tuesday-december-3-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Elk Creek Mine Goes “Idle,” 115 More Workers Affected</li><li>City of Ouray Reviewing its 2020 Economic Development Plan</li><li>Senator Mark Udall to unveil plans for Brown’s Canyon</li><li>Group Tells Front Range Water Interests to Stay Away from Western Slope</li><li>Euology for Pete Poulos, aka “Pete the Barber” Tue, 03 Dec 2013 15:19:56 +0000 Brian Cambria 19336 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Regional Newscast: Monday, October 21, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-monday-october-21-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Debate Over Pot Taxes Continues as State Prepares for Retail Sales</li><li>Mesa County Officers Seize 92 Pounds of Marijuana During Traffic Crackdown</li><li>State Regulators Set to Enforce Fracking Rule Violations</li><li>West Elk Mine attains safety milestone.</li><li><em>Sounds of the High Country from KDNK –</em>Bonnie-Sue Hithcock on the Front Range Floods Mon, 21 Oct 2013 14:51:11 +0000 Brian Cambria 17503 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast: Tuesday, July 02, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-tuesday-july-02-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>BLM Approves Plans for Exploratory Coal Drilling East of Paonia</li><li>Department of Revenue Releases Rules for Recreational Marijuana Sales</li><li>Funding for Meals on Wheels in Delta County Runs Out of Gas</li><li>Two State Democratic Lawmakers Fight Recall Elections</li><li>Colorado Wildfire Update</li><li>Waldo Canyon Fire Burn Flash Flood Tue, 02 Jul 2013 14:31:45 +0000 Brian Cambria 12514 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast, Thursday, January 24, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-thursday-january-24-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Paonia Mayor discusses BLM meeting at Town Hall</li><li>Immigrants who finish high school expected to get in-state tuition</li><li>Coal projected to become top energy provider by 2030</li><li>Elk Creek Mine in Somerset still closed</li><li>Minor earthquake felt on Western Slope</li><li>Snowmobile fatality near Overland Reservoir</li></ul><p> Thu, 24 Jan 2013 15:20:04 +0000 Eric Goold 5623 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 News: Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-news-tuesday-may-1st-2012 <ul><li>&nbsp;<strong>State legislature session winding down</strong></li><li><strong>Western Colorado prone to increased wildfire risk this summer</strong></li><li><strong>Delta County officials consider ban on open fires</strong></li><li><strong>Bill to give military children lower college rates has widespread bi-partisan support</strong></li><li><strong>BLM schedules Oxbow Lease sale</strong></li><li><strong>BLM releases environmental review of Bowie lease modification</strong></li><li><strong>Uncompahgre River high today</strong></li><li><strong>DMEA board candidate forums</strong></li></u Tue, 01 May 2012 19:57:41 +0000 Brian Cambria & bri 4108 at http://kvnf.org