Colorado Legislative Session

  • Legislative session opens at state capitol underneath a cloud
  • Gunnison Sage Grouse gets help, large sanctuary designated near Norwood
  • 200 thousand Salvadorans among 13 other nations losing protected status
  • Study of South Platte River shows Colorado needlessly losing water

  • Senate President Kevin Grantham talks about upcoming session
  • Special interest groups writing policy regarding endangered species
  • Colorado River flow near record low during very dry winter

  • Capitol Conversation discusses end of legislative session
  • Parks and Wildlife urges people to leave young wildlife alone
  • Pay equity for women in Colorado would add $9 billion annually

  • Capitol Coverage of end of legislative session
  • Paonia environmentalist shares perspective on climate, science marches

  • US Senate defeats effort to roll back Obama-era methane regulations
  • Colorado Senators split in vote to keep oil and gas regulations on public land
  • State House passes omnibus budget bill on last day of session
  • Rural hospitals should see benefit of new funding bill

  • Lack of oil and gas well inspectors hurts safety check effort
  • Lawmakers hope they can get oil and gas mapping bill done
  • Capitol Conversation discusses final days of legislative session
  • Paonia Town Council meets tonight, will get new attorney

  • Lawmakers scramble to save hospital funding before end of session
  • Paonia Town Council struggles to enforce new code of conduct
  • Longmont set to become next sanctuary city

  • Tempers flare at state house, bills dying in final days of session
  • Colorado cities take part in science marches for Earth Day
  • Paonia Senior Center hosts 90's Celebration, Bake Sale

  • Sen. Bennet's Thompson Divide bill would redefine boundaries
  • Capitol Coverage of state house at the midway point of session

  • Capitol Coverage interviews new speaker of the house
  • Poll of Latino voters reveals concern for environment
  • Parks and Wildlife requiring proof of ownership to register vehicles
  • Broncos coach steps down

KVNF Regional Newscast: Friday, Jan. 9, 2015

Jan 9, 2015


  • Housing project for seniors approved
  • Montrose moves ahead with internet plans
  • Colorado legislature kicks off new session
  • Avalanches kill two in Colorado