Education Funding

Millie Hamner

Rep. Millie Hamner, D-Dillion, is the chair of the state Joint Budget Committee this session. She’s also the vice chair of the House Appropriations Committee. The Western Slope lawmaker recently spoke to KVNF about what big budget issues will be debated at the capitol this session. 

Colorado Schools Get Funding Boost

Jun 26, 2014

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

KVNF Regional News: Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Feb 25, 2014


  •  Colorado commission approves new air pollution rules for oil and gas companies
  • Paonia High School’s wrestling team is the 2A state champion
  • Denver wants to host the Republican National Convention in 2016
  • Capitol Conversation on education funding
  • Delta County Sheriff’s new drug-sniffing dog

KVNF Regional News: Monday, February 24, 2014

Feb 24, 2014


  •   Lawmakers introduce a bill to restore education funding cuts
  •  U.S. Senator Michael Bennett speaks in Delta
  •  Tax money from marijuana sales higher than expected
  • Ridgway Dam to start producing hydropower this week