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10:13 am
Thu June 26, 2014

Colorado Schools Get Funding Boost

Credit nces.ed.gov

Budgets for Colorado schools are being finalized, and there's some good news.


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NEWS
8:15 am
Thu June 26, 2014

KVNF Regional Newscast: Thursday, June 26, 2014

  Newscast

  • Schools get budget boost
  • RNC drops Denver from runnings
  • Telluride Bluegrass Festival
NEWS
8:15 am
Thu June 26, 2014

KVNF Regional Newscast: Thursday, June 26, 2014

  Newscast

  • Schools get budget boost
  • RNC drops Denver from runnings
  • Telluride Bluegrass Festival
POLITICS
4:01 pm
Wed June 25, 2014

Denver Won't Host 2016 GOP Convention

Colorado lost the bid to host the 2016 Republican National Convention. 

The Republican National Committee announced Wednesday that Denver and Kansas City lost the bid to host its 2016 convention. The committee has selected Cleveland and Dallas as host contenders. 

CPR reports, the two finalist cities had an edge over Denver—tax money to help pay for the convention. Dallas has $25 million in public funds and Cleveland has $10 million.

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NEWS
10:21 am
Wed June 25, 2014

Colorado Primary Election Results

More than 544,000 Coloradans voted, nearly a 16 percent turnout, in the state's primary election, according to the Secretary of State's Office.

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NEWS
8:20 am
Wed June 25, 2014

KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, June 25, 2014

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  • Primary results
  • Investigation concluded on Claudia Ruiz
  • Fruit season starts on Western Slope
FOOD
5:29 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

Cherries Are Ripe For The Pickin' In The North Fork

Bing cherries on a branch at Delicious Orchards in Hotchkiss.
Credit Laura Palmisano

Listen to the report.

The summer fruit harvest season has started in western Colorado. Cherries are usually the first fruit ready for picking in the North Fork Valley.

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POLITICS
5:01 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

More Than Half-A-Million Coloradans Voted In Primary

Colorado voters have until 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 24 to vote or drop off their mail ballots at a polling center.
Credit Laura Palmisano

Tuesday was the final day to cast your ballot for Colorado’s 2014 primary election. 

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NEWS
8:15 am
Tue June 24, 2014

KVNF Regional Newscast: Tuesday, June 24, 2014

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  • Water continues to build at Collbran landslide
  • Colorado’s primary election today
  • BLM agrees to land deal for recreation areas
NEWS
6:05 pm
Mon June 23, 2014

Collbran Landslide Far From Finished

The toe of the Collbran landslide
Credit Mesa County Sheriff's Office

The Collbran landslide is far from over. 

Last week the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission met with industry members and scientists to look at the current state of the slide. 

"When this earth flow failed, a large mound of disturbed bedrock had rotated back and created a large depression.  There's a pond in there now," said Jonathan White, a senior engineering geologist for the Colorado Geological Survey.

West Salt Creek used to flow through the valley, but now that runoff just feeds this pond, held back only by loose soil and debris.

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