Colorado Legislature http://kvnf.org en KVNF Regional News: Thursday, January 23, 2014 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-news-thursday-january-23-2014 <p></p><p><strong>&nbsp; Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>No Recreational Pot Sales in Mountain Village for Now</li><li>Heated Oil and Gas Issues Not Likely this Legislative Session</li><li>Basalt-area Sheep Help Bolster Sheep Populations Elsewhere in Colorado</li><li>Crews Continue Working to Stabilize Boulders after Rockslide</li></ul><p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 15:23:44 +0000 Patricia Naft 21285 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Regional Newscast: Thursday, December 26, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-thursday-december-26-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>BLM to Review White River Forest Oil and Gas Leases</li><li>Legislative Preview on Next Year's Likely Policy Debates</li><li>Avalanche Danger for Mountains Moderate to Considerable</li><li>Colorado, Nebraska, Kansas Agree on New Water Pipeline Deal Thu, 26 Dec 2013 15:36:51 +0000 Brian Cambria 20291 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, December 25, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-wednesday-december-25-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>State Lawmakers Face Tough Political Climate Next Session</li><li>Authorities Still Waiting on Answers from Well Leak</li><li>Aspen-area Eco-Flights Highlight Regional Environmental Issues Wed, 25 Dec 2013 15:22:34 +0000 Brian Cambria 20267 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Regional Newscast: Tuesday, December 24, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-tuesday-december-24-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>State Democratic Leaders Won't Push Major Policy Changes</li><li>Grand Junction Airport Investigation Continues as Lawsuit is Filed</li><li>Colorado Issues First Ever Retail Pot Licenses</li><li>Colorado State University Researchers Take Part in Oil &amp; Gas Studies Tue, 24 Dec 2013 15:51:50 +0000 Brian Cambria 20229 at http://kvnf.org Another Colorado Lawmaker Targeted For Recall http://kvnf.org/post/another-colorado-lawmaker-targeted-recall Colorado senate Democrats blasted gun rights groups Wednesday for trying to recall another state lawmaker. Two Democrats were ousted in September over support for stricter gun laws. The latest campaign targets Westminster Democrat Evie Hudak.<p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 19:18:01 +0000 Bente Birkeland 17079 at http://kvnf.org Another Colorado Lawmaker Targeted For Recall KVNF Regional Newscast: Thursday, October 3, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-thursday-october-3-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines&nbsp;</strong></p><ul><li>State Lawmakers Won&#39;t Hold Special Session on Flood Recovery</li><li>Montrose and Hotchkiss Healthcare Exchange Offices Busy for Opening Days</li><li>Over 600 BLM Employees Furloughed after Government Shutdown</li><li>Lawsuit Filed Against Petition Signatures for School Funding Tax Proposal</li><li>&quot;Neighbors, Strangers and Friends&quot; Exhibit &nbsp;on Display at Creamary Arts Center through 10/4/13</li></ul> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 15:10:48 +0000 Travis Bubenik 16758 at http://kvnf.org Commercial Marijuana Opponents Pack Hall at Paonia Town Council Meeting http://kvnf.org/post/commercial-marijuana-opponents-pack-hall-paonia-town-council-meeting <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tuesday night’s Paonia Town Council meeting drew a much larger crowd than usual, with a full house of residents gathered to voice their opinions on how the town should deal with Amendment 64, the Colorado measure that legalizes commercial marijuana activity.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 15:49:02 +0000 Travis Bubenik 15222 at http://kvnf.org Commercial Marijuana Opponents Pack Hall at Paonia Town Council Meeting Ahead Of Vote, Colorado Marijuana Taxes A Source Of Debate http://kvnf.org/post/ahead-vote-colorado-marijuana-taxes-source-debate <p>This fall voters across Colorado will decide how recreational marijuana should be taxed.</p><p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 15:52:08 +0000 Bente Birkeland 15059 at http://kvnf.org Ahead Of Vote, Colorado Marijuana Taxes A Source Of Debate Supporters of K-12 Funding Overhaul Turn in Signatures http://kvnf.org/post/supporters-k-12-funding-overhaul-turn-signatures <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px;">A measure asking Colorado voters if they want to raise income taxes by nearly $1 billion a year to pay for public school upgrades is a step closer to the November ballot. KUNC's Bente Birkeland reports.</span></p><p></p> Tue, 06 Aug 2013 16:14:47 +0000 Bente Birkeland 14135 at http://kvnf.org Supporters of K-12 Funding Overhaul Turn in Signatures Education Funding Initiative Seeks A Spot On The Ballot http://kvnf.org/post/education-funding-initiative-seeks-spot-ballot <p>A roughly billion-dollar tax increase is likely to go before voters this fall. It’s part of a larger package of education reform that state lawmakers passed last session.</p><p></p> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 15:18:39 +0000 Bente Birkeland 13980 at http://kvnf.org Education Funding Initiative Seeks A Spot On The Ballot