colorado wildfires http://kvnf.org en Storm King 14 Honored On 20th Anniversary Of Deadly South Canyon Fire http://kvnf.org/post/storm-king-14-honored-20th-anniversary-deadly-south-canyon-fire <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Hundreds of people gathered on Sunday in Glenwood Springs to honor 14 men and women who died on July 6, 1994 while fighting the South Canyon Fire on Storm King Mountain.</span></p><p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 23:11:31 +0000 Laura Palmisano 28463 at http://kvnf.org Storm King 14 Honored On 20th Anniversary Of Deadly South Canyon Fire Remembering The Wake Fire http://kvnf.org/post/remembering-wake-fire <p>Several wildfires are remembered around this time of the year.&nbsp; On July 4<sup>th</sup>, 1994, the Wake Fire ripped through an area outside Paonia, destroying KVNF’s antenna and three homes.&nbsp; KVNF’s own Felix Belmont was one of those homeowners.</p><p></p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 17:07:07 +0000 Jake Ryan 28441 at http://kvnf.org Remembering The Wake Fire KVNF Regional Newscast: Friday, May 16, 2014 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-friday-may-16-2014 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><strong>Newscast</strong></p><ul><li><p>Outlook for Colorado Wildfires</p></li><li><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Possible </span>Interim<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Town Manager for </span>Paonia</p></li><li><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Part 3 on the cost of mental health in Colorado</span></p> Fri, 16 May 2014 14:15:05 +0000 Patricia Naft 26085 at http://kvnf.org Colorado's 2014 Wildfire Outlook Released http://kvnf.org/post/colorados-2014-wildfire-outlook-released <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">As crews in California battle wildfires in San Diego County, it’s a reminder that the wildfire season has already started here in the West. Colorado’s 2014 fire outlook was released earlier this week.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 16 May 2014 01:55:34 +0000 Laura Palmisano 26045 at http://kvnf.org Colorado's 2014 Wildfire Outlook Released iSeeChange: Are Fires a "Rising Threat" for Wildlife? http://kvnf.org/post/iseechange-are-fires-rising-threat-wildlife <p>Recently on the <a href="http://thealmanac.org/">Almanac,</a> Peter Cullen <a href="http://thealmanac.org/week.php?w=2013-10-13">noticed</a> he hasn't seen many bears in the mountains of New Mexico this year.</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Bears are foragers, and Cullen says the lack of </span>piñon<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, oak and juniper trees caused them to head down to mountain towns looking for thrown-away leftovers.</span></p><p>That got us thinking about our bear populations here in western Colorado.</p><p></p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 16:04:21 +0000 Travis Bubenik 17828 at http://kvnf.org iSeeChange: Are Fires a "Rising Threat" for Wildlife? KVNF Regional Newscast: Tuesday, October 29, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-tuesday-october-29-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Man Steals Monkey in Grand Junction</li><li>Mesa County Judge Considers Tossing Out Guilty Verdict for Man Charged with Threats</li><li>iSeeChange: Colorado Wildfires Greater Threat to Humans than animals</li><li>NY Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Bill &amp; Melinda Gates Top Donor List for Pro-Amendment 66 Campaign</li><li>Ouray County to Receive Around $12 Million for Highway Projects Tue, 29 Oct 2013 14:52:51 +0000 Brian Cambria 17863 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast Friday, September 6, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-friday-september-6-2013 <div><p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p></div><ul><li>State May Rate Thousands of Homes At Risk for Wildfires</li><li>US Forest Service Auctions Off Aspen Property for $7 Million</li><li>Gunnison Basin Roundtable Tasked with Debating State Water Plan</li><li>Study Claims Legal Pot Could Create Risks for Children</li><li>City of Grand Junction Bans Retail Marijuana Activity</li><li>Roundtable Discussion with Reporters Covering Colorado Recall Elections Fri, 06 Sep 2013 14:23:10 +0000 Travis Bubenik 15579 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast Wednesday, August 21, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-wednesday-august-21-2013 <ul><li style="line-height: 1.15; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Calibri;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">Mountain Village Likely to Institute Moratorium on Commercial Marijuana Sales</span></li><li style="line-height: 1.15; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Calibri;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-al Wed, 21 Aug 2013 14:24:47 +0000 Marty Durlin 14815 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast Friday, August 16, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-friday-august-16-2013 <ul dir="ltr"><li style="list-style-type: disc; font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: transparent; font-weight: bold; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; text-decoration: none; vertical-align: baseline; line-height: 1.15; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Calibri;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">State Committee Looks at How to Handle Colorado Wildfires</span></li><li style="list-style-type: disc; Fri, 16 Aug 2013 14:28:19 +0000 Marty Durlin 14619 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