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State to Ask Voters for Exemption in TABOR Laws for Pot Tax Excess

MARIJUANA-300The state plans to ask voters this fall, whether the state should continue to use marijuana tax profits for school construction and other programs. Governor John Hickenlooper signed legislation Thursday that would put the de-brucing question on the November ballot. TABOR laws in Colorado say that all revenue from new taxes Continue reading

Moffat County School Board to Discuss Budget with Parents Tonight

Moffat-County-School-DistriThe Moffat County School Board urges parents and community members to show up at a special meeting tonight to talk about the district’s budget. The board plans to give the audience a run-down on their financial situation, present some ideas for dealing with a decreasing budget, and then ask the audience for ideas. Continue reading

M.C. School District to Hold Public Forum on School funding

Moffat-County-School-DistriThe Moffat County School Board is inviting parents and community members to a special meeting Thursday to talk about the district’s financial situation. The board plans to go over their financial situation with those in attendance, present some ideas for dealing with a decreasing Continue reading

Ballots Due Tuesday

Ballot-300Voters have until Tuesday to submit their ballots to local elections clerks. Colorado’s election is an all-mail election, but polling places will be available in Moffat, Routt and Rio Blanco Counties on Tuesday. In Moffat County, voters can show up to the Moffat County Courthouse between 7 in the morning and 7 in the evening to Continue reading

Ballots Trickling in to Elections Clerks

Ballot-300Northwest Colorado ballots are trickling into local county elections clerks. An updated count on the number of ballots turned in by voters across the state show that 700 Routt County residents have turned in their ballots. 325 Moffat County voters and 187 Rio Blanco County voters have done the same. In all three counties, the Continue reading

Forum Makes Clear Where Candidates Stand on Coal

forumColorado’s gubernatorial and senatorial candidates got together for a forum today on the future of energy in the state. The forum, heard live this morning on 93-7 and 102-3 KRAI, 55 Country and online at krai.com, allowed the candidates in Colorado’s hottest races to give voters their vision of the future of the state’s Continue reading

Statewide Ballots Set for Fall Elections

Ballot-300The Secretary of State’s Office has set the ballot for this year’s elections. There will be 4 statewide issues for voters to decide. Those issues will deal with the definition of a person, casino gambling in three counties, food labeling, and open meetings. All 4 are citizen driven measures. The personhood measure is one that has been Continue reading

Early Primary Election Turnout Numbers Released

Ballot-300The primary election is officially underway, and the Colorado Secretary of State’s office has released some early turn-out numbers.  So far 1,075 Moffat County voters have turned in their ballots, which were mailed out earlier this month.  By comparison, a total of Continue reading

Moffat County Candidates Forum to be Held Tomorrow Night

Ballot-300Ballots have gone out for the primary election, and voters are starting to receive those ballots in the mail.  In Moffat County, there will be one contested race.  Frank Moe and Tom Soos are vying for the District 3 Moffat County Commissioners seat being vacated Continue reading