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In the 2016 legislative session, Democratic state Representative Millie Hamner will chair the Joint Budget Committee. Hamner represents House District 61. It covers parts of Delta and Gunnison counties along with Summit, Lake and Pitkin counties. As part of a district tour, she stopped in Paonia over the weekend. KVNF's Laura Palmisano sat down with Hamner in the studio to discuss school funding, the state budget and the upcoming legislative session.

KVNF Regional Newscast: Friday, Sept. 25, 2015

Sep 25, 2015

BLM conducts horse gather on schedule Montrose County declines to appeal lawsuit Schools grapple with negative factor that might never be repaid Mountain Harvest in Paonia supported by 150 volunteers Governor throws support for keeping Marijuana tax money

KVNF Regional News: Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015

Sep 22, 2015

Lawsuit looks to stop expansion at Bowie #2 coal mine Economy good, but slowing down CDOT tries to tackle animal collisions Judge rules cuts to school funding constitutional

KVNF Regional Newscast: Friday, April 24, 2015

Apr 24, 2015

Newscast Burglary reported at Delta airport School boards push for restoration of funding Montrose Police station gets money to fix leaky roof Teens clean up riverĀ­side for Earth Day Governors of Colorado stand by testing Gallop releases poll on environmental thought

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The State Senate held a lengthy debate April 1 on a complicated plan to change how Colorado funds its K through 12 schools. The Democratic proposal initially passed the senate on a party line vote. Bente Birkeland has more from the state capitol.

Headlines: Delta County Stands For Second Amendment Legislature Debates School Funding Drought Prompting Water Users To Think Outside The Irrigation Box Local Vintner Working For Alternative To Gas Development Delta County Landfill Now Charges To Accept Tires Sandhill Crane Count

Headlines: Big changes proposed in school funding bill Hydrocarbon leak outside Parachute traced to nearby treatment plant Western Slope counties sign MOU regarding sage grouse protection Pot regulations slow in coming and hotly debated Surplus for legislators working on state budget