State

8:00am

Tue October 15, 2013
Elections

State Law Meant to Ease Process for Voters in November

New rules for voting this November are supposed to streamline the process for voters. But, some clerks fear they could lead to voter fraud.
Credit Creative Commons/Flickr/Muffet

Ballots for the November election are being mailed to voters across the state on Tuesday. Some county clerks say this election will be more convenient for voters than past elections, thanks to a new state law. Aspen Public Radio’s Marci Krivonen reports.

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1:02pm

Mon October 14, 2013
Amendment 66

As Election Nears, Critics And Supporters Spar Over Education Tax

Originally published on Wed October 16, 2013 10:31 am

Governor John Hickenlooper meets with members of the business group Colorado Succeeds, which has endorsed the measure.
Bente Birkeland RMCR

With just over three weeks until the election, the campaign asking Colorado voters to approve a $1 billion tax increase to pay for improvements to public schools are planning what they call a robust door-to-door operation.

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3:17pm

Thu October 10, 2013
State

Study: Education Ballot Question Could be a Drag on Colorado's Economy, Unless it Works

A pair of new studies analyzed the impact of Amendment 66 on Colorado's economy.
Credit Creative Commons/Flickr/Alan Cleaver

8:51am

Wed September 18, 2013
Flooding in Northern Colorado

Media Capture First Glimpse Of Big Thompson Canyon Destruction

Originally published on Fri September 20, 2013 11:31 am

Grace Hood KUNC

Piles of wooden debris laced with flip flops, prescription pill bottles and Styrofoam cluttered Highway 34 near the mouth of the Big Thompson Canyon. The scene is hidden behind Army National Guard barricades, and was shown to the media for the first time Tuesday night.

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9:19am

Tue September 17, 2013
Flooding in Northern Colorado

Road Repairs From Flooding Could Top Half A Billion Dollars

Originally published on Fri September 20, 2013 6:16 am

U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Wallace Bonner/Released

As the remaining flood survivors continue to be airlifted out of towns cut off by flooding, the focus is beginning to shift to recovery. Specifically on the very reason they have to be airlifted: roads.

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