Valley Roundup
4:22 pm
Fri September 13, 2013

Valley Roundup - September 13th, 2013

Welcome to Valley Roundup for September 13. 2013, a review of the week’s top news stories in the Roaring Fork Valley and beyond.

The water keeps coming along the front range in what some are calling floods of biblical proportions.  Three are known dead and thousands are evacuated from Ft Collins to Colorado Springs.  We gather up the latest from the flood affected areas.

In the valley this week it was the bus system that led the news as the new rapid transit system is almost two weeks old.  There has been some grumbling.

Two Democratic state Senators were thrown out in recall elections this week.  It could spell trouble for the party in next year’s legislative races.

Wealth inequality is growing and Mick’s has a take   

And on the Download this week…the sounds of deep space

RFTA Upgrade

From the Aspen Daily News:

http://www.aspendailynews.com/section/home/159416

Recall Elections

From The Denver Post:

http://www.denverpost.com/ci_24057771/2-colo-lawmakers-face-recall-over-gun-votes?IADID=Search-www.denverpost.com-www.denverpost.com

Recreational Pot Rules

From the Aspen Daily News:

http://www.aspendailynews.com/section/home/159400

http://www.aspendailynews.com/section/home/159424

The Download with Rob St. Mary

The floods – where to get the latest?

http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/front-range-braces-against-widespread-rain-biblical-flooding

https://twitter.com/aspenpubradio

https://www.facebook.com/aspenradio

Twitter announces steps towards IPO

http://www.forbes.com/sites/nathanvardi/2013/09/13/why-twitters-ipo-wont-be-like-facebooks-ipo/

Apple announces iPhone 5S & 5C

http://reviews.cnet.com/8301-19512_7-57602264-233/five-disappointing-things-about-the-iphone-5s/

http://news.cnet.com/8301-1035_3-57602372-94/the-real-reasons-apples-64-bit-a7-chip-makes-sense/

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/12/technology/the-surprise-in-apples-cheaper-iphone-in-china-its-expensive.html

http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/columnist/baig/2013/09/11/what-apple-is-likely-to-cook-up-next/2799167/

http://www.cnn.com/2013/09/12/tech/mobile/iphone-fingerprint-privacy/index.html

Phonebloks – the phone you keep & upgrade

http://www.phonebloks.com/

Voyager One is now beyond our Solar System

http://www.onthemedia.org/blogs/on-the-media/2013/sep/12/goodbye-voyager/

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