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1:53 pm
Thu June 26, 2014

Pot Use On The Rise In U.S., Report Says

A U.N. report says the use and potency of cannabis is on the rise in the U.S.
Ted S. Warren AP

Originally published on Thu June 26, 2014 3:34 pm

Marijuana use in the United States has gone up as the public perception of the drug's risk has gone down, according to a new United Nations report. The potency of the drug has also increased,

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NEWS
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
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

  Newscast

  • Primary results
  • Investigation concluded on Claudia Ruiz
  • Fruit season starts on Western Slope
NEWS
8:15 am
Tue June 24, 2014

KVNF Regional Newscast: Tuesday, June 24, 2014

  Newscast

  • 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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NEWS
8:14 am
Mon June 23, 2014

KVNF Regional Newscast: Monday, June 23, 2014

  Newscast

  • Delta man found
  • Federal program brings millions to Colorado communities
  • Political divide between rural and urban deepens
NEWS
3:30 pm
Fri June 20, 2014

Colorado To Get $34.5M Under Public Land Payment Program

The Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park is in Montrose County, which is approximately 70 percent federal lands.
Credit NPS

Listen to the report.

Under the Department of Interior’s Payment In Lieu of Taxes program Colorado communities will receive $34.5 million this year.

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