Thompson Divide

KVNF Regional Newscast: November 29, 2016

Nov 29, 2016

Some Thompson Divide drilling leases still active Wildfire in Denver suburbs Bio's of Delta Chief of Police Candidates

KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Apr 13, 2016

Bill to allow medical marijuana in schools clears state House committee Bill seeks to fund emergency cleanup at legacy mining sites in Colorado Conservation groups oppose Congressman Tipton’s Thompson Divide lease swap USGS releases report on human-induced earthquakes Law enforcement across Colorado participate in spring DUI enforcement campaign

KVNF Regional Newscast: Friday, Dec. 18, 2015

Dec 18, 2015

Cedaredge board eliminates golf benefit to boost trustees, mayor salary Most comments at BLM meetings support canceling Thompson Divide leases Head of Colorado Department of Natural Resources Resigns Wary of plastic Christmas trees, growers rally around the real thing

KVNF Regional Newscast: Thursday, June 11, 2015

Jun 11, 2015

Newscast Boy Scouts stranded on snowy mountain trail Health officials concerned over possible mosquito surge Montrose County School District struggles with budget More oil and gas wells planned for Mesa County North Fork residents travel to D.C. to weigh in on Thompson Divide lease swap

KVNF Regional Newscast: Thursday, June 4, 2015

Jun 4, 2015

Newscast Plane crashes in Montrose County Pitkin County supports Thompson Divide Lease Swap CDOT bus service from Denver to Glenwood Springs launches in July Landslide near Collbran threatens more damage Grand Junction homicide

Thompson Divide Swap Gets Delta County Support

May 20, 2015

Several counties across the Western Slope have supported the Thompson Divide lease swap. Delta County was one of the last holdouts, but they made their decision on Monday.

KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, May 20, 2015

May 20, 2015

Newscast Delta County signs on for Thompson Divide Lease Swap Western Slope receives grant for healthy workplaces CDOT closes US 550 to retrieve crashed vehicle Evaporation pit in Mesa County gets another treatment to stop smells Paonia Eagles take state Track and Field championship for third time Ballot initiatives bill becomes law

KVNF Regional Newscast: Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Apr 7, 2015

Newscast Roadless Rule gets second look Wildfire near Delta over weekend Proposed lease swap for Thompson Divide Fundraising project hopes to build facilities for Paonia Highschool House takes up budget

KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015

Feb 11, 2015

Newscast BLM releases review of public comments over Thompson Divide drilling Ophir aims to bring in high speed internet with US grant Colorado schools struggle to talk about marijuana with students

The White River National Forest released a “conservation-minded” plan Tuesday for future oil and gas drilling. Conservation groups are cheering the plan, saying it proposes closing nearly all of the Thompson Divide to future leasing. Aspen Public Radio’s Marci Krivonenreports. The long-awaited plan maps out where future oil and gas development can happen on the White River National Forest. The Forest covers two million acres, and includes iconic places like the Maroon Bells/ Snowmass...

KVNF Regional Newscast: Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014

Dec 11, 2014

Newscast Paonia makes cuts to balance budget Tentative plan released for Thompson Divide Gov. Hickenlooper unveils state’s first water plan

Natural Gas drilling in an area near Carbondale known as the Thompson Divide is still a possibility, despite protest from many local residents. The group trying to stop it is hopeful a Forest Service plan , due out later this summer, will prevent future drilling. Aspen Public Radio’s Marci Krivonen reports. The Oil and Gas Leasing analysis is an update of a 1993 plan that pinpointed where drilling was appropriate on the White River National Forest. The Forest spans more than 2.3 million acres...

KVNF Regional Newscast: Friday, July 25, 2014

Jul 25, 2014

Newscast Boulder District Court Rules Longmont Can’t Ban Fracking, Wildfire Burns Northwest Of Craig Grows Food Recalled At Whole Foods Over Listeria Concern Mesa County Confirms Case of Hantavirus Colorado Highway Patrol Fails to Notify Parks & Wildlife Of Potentially Injured Mountain Lion Advocacy Group Looks To Forest Service Solution Thompson Divide

KVNF Regional News: Monday, April 21, 2014

Apr 21, 2014

Newscast Lawmakers debate oil and gas study bill A new state website makes child abuse data more accessible The ACLU will not drop its lawsuit over THE Grand Junction panhandling ordinance The Town of Ridgway gets A half a million dollar grant for streetscaping The Residents of the Roaring Fork Valley urge BLM to cancel Thompson Divide oil and gas leases

KVNF Regional News: Thursday, March 6, 2014

Mar 6, 2014

Newscast Thompson Divide Talks at an Impasse WPX Energy Increasing Well Densities in Western Colorado Affordable Housing Measure Passes State House Ridgway Food Pantry Receives $30,000 Grant Just Add Water

KVNF Regional News: Monday, February 17, 2014

Feb 17, 2014

Newscast Missing Aircraft found Crashed one Mile from Telluride Airport Runway - Three People Dead Democrats strike down a GOP measure to repeal a 15-round limit on high capacity magazines Banks can now do business with marijuana dispensaries New graduation requirement for high school students in Montrose A new report finds there’s not enough gas in the Thompson Divide to make it worth drilling

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The White River National Forest is working toward the final stages of updating its oil and gas plan.

Headlines Colorado Wind Industry Expected to Grow Baca County Farmer Harvests First Hemp Crop in 56 Years Government Shutdown Not Affecting Mines Yet Thompson Divide Drilling Talks Suggest Deal is in the Works iSeeChange - Journaling with the Hardings

Headlines: Prescribed burn on the Uncompahgre Plateau today and tomorrow First legal hemp crop in Colorado planted Innovative program in Carbondale helps immigrants join the melting pot Anti-gas development film is free tonight at the Paradise Tours of the valley from on high What $50,000 can do for Thompson Divide

Headlines: Environment Foundation gives $50,000 to protect Thompson Divide from drilling Parks & Wildlife increasing bear hunting licenses in response to dangerously high numbers of black bears in the state Delta Historical Society offers tribute to two unique sisters Feds, Utah agree on health plan iSeeChange: history unfolds with the story of twin orchardists in the North Fork

Headlines: Highway 133 opens to two-way traffic for the weekend Small victory for opponents of drilling in Thompson Divide Ensuring melon safety at Rocky Ford If you see a guy in high heels… Senate rejects increase in fines for oil and gas industry Williams delays plant expansion at leak site Take the Delta County Economic Development Broadband Survey Western Slope Skies Takes a closer look at our closest celestial neighbor

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Headlines: Fire Consumes Stahl Orchard shed in Paonia McClure Pass closed until Friday DMEA feels the pinch from Tri-State Rate Increase Earthjustice appeals BLM’s Thompson Divide lease decision Late-season storms help the state’s water picture U.S. Forest Service adds to air tanker fleet of fire-fighters

Headlines: Gov. Hickenlooper supports opposition to drilling on Thompson Divide Rep. Millie Hamner will visit Paonia Town Hall on Saturday Delta County Commissioners welcome public to Tuesday's meeting Highway 50 closed Thursday night to investigate suspicious roadside object Board member Ed Marston discusses current state of DMEA

Headlines: A second company wants Thompson Divide leases suspended Mesa County Commissioners want more time to examine RMP New House bill might require Colorado food to carry GMO labels Paonia Eagles soaring at state wrestling tournament Former Interior Sec. Babbitt urges conservation

Headlines: Capitol Coversation covers Gov. Hickenlooper's oil and gas conflict Environmental Impact Statement on uranium in Western Colorado due in March BLM collects $2.1 million in oil and gas lease sale on Feb. 14thth Leases on Thompson Divide set to expire; company asks for extension Fossils from Snowmass Village are on display in Denver Talking turkey on the almanac.org

Headlines: Gov. Hickenlooper to testify before Senate Natural Resources Committee Pitkin County DA needs help in case defending Thompson Divide Community group urges park status for Colorado National Monument COGCC approves new controversial setback limits between gas wells and homes iSeeChange Almanac records signs of whacky early Spring