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NW Colorado Produced 81% Of States Coal In April

coalplugNorthwest Colorado produced over 80% of the states coal in April according to recent numbers released by the Yampa Valley Data Partners. However, the numbers are slightly misleading as annual production for 2016 is 23 to 44 percent behind the totals Continue reading

Northwest Colorado Produces Most Of The States Coal

COAL-MINING-300Recent numbers released by the Yampa Valley Data Partners show that Moffat, Routt and Rio Blanco counties produced nearly 80% of the state’s coal in March. This may be deceiving however because the numbers also showed Moffat and Rio Blanco continued Continue reading

Good And Bad Signs For Local Economies

economyEconomic numbers have been released by the Yampa Valley Data Partners that give mixed signals about the economic health for Moffat, Routt and Rio Blanco Counties. On a positive note retail sales for August when compared to the previous year increased slightly in both Routt and Moffat, along with coal and oil production, which also grew when Continue reading

Vaccination Database On YOUR Kids

vaccinationA new Colorado database tracking kids who have not been vaccinated is moving ahead in the state Legislature.  But the measure faces stiff opposition. Republicans gave the bill spirited opposition, saying a database could open the door to shaming parents who Continue reading

DIA Displays Broncos Colors

broncos smallIf you’ll be flying in or out of Denver International Airport this week, take note of the flight arrival and departure boards. Those information boards now glow in Broncos orange and Blue, and Omaha now has an exclamation point. DIA made the change to Continue reading

CPW Takes To Air To Track Big Game

colorado parksAlthough the main big game hunting seasons have ended, Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s researchers and biologists are preparing for another busy time of the year. Beginning this month through late March, Wildlife employees will climb aboard aircraft and fly across large swaths of wildlife habitat in search of big game animals to classify by sex and age while others will gather biological data on the ground. Late-season hunters and outdoor Continue reading

EPA to Hold Hearings on New Carbon Emissions Rules

EPA-300The Environmental Protection Agency will hold four public hearings on the latest carbon emissions rules throughout the country.  The hearings will be held in Atlanta, Denver, Pittsburgh, and Washington D.C.  The hearings are considered opportunities for interested parties to present data, views, or Continue reading