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State

    • Analyst says applicants overestimated visitorship when applying for tax incentives (Denver Post).
    • Avalanche deaths reach four in Colorado (Denver Post).
    • Colorado’s unemployment rate falls (Denver Business Journal).
    • Attorney General John Suthers officially files notice of appeal in school funding case (Denver Business Journal).
    • Colorado’s Department of Public Health and Environment identifies “winnable battles,” including injury prevention, mental health, and clean air (Colorado Springs Business Journal).


Regional

    • Pikes Peak Community College and Pueblo Community College announce a partnership aimed at training for manufacturing jobs (CSBJ*).
    • Rep. Lamborn (R, CO-5) plans to skip State of the Union (Denver Post, Gazette).


Colorado Springs/El Paso County

    • Colorado Springs fights Calhan’s interest in joining a transportation authority as a voting member (Gazette).
    • D11 seeks public input to cut $10 million from its budget (KRDO).
    • Some D11 schools placed on lockdown during investigation (Gazette, KOAA, KRDO).
    • Downtown’s Bijou block sees higher rate of closing businesses (CSBJ*).
    • Chamber supports Gov. Hickenlooper’s plan for regulatory reform (CSBJ*)


Pueblo/Pueblo County

    • An arrest is made in book thefts at CSU-Pueblo (KXRM).


Trinidad/Las Animas County


Other Areas in the KRCC Listening Region



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September 2, 2014 | NPR · It cost $2.4 billion to build the Revel Casino Hotel. Its closure is part of a trend that will reportedly shutter a third of Atlantic City’s big gambling halls by the end of September.
 

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September 2, 2014 | KHN · Although some insurance plans are expanding coverage for infertility treatments, most coverage remains skimpy. Shared-risk programs can help couples gain some measure of control.
 

September 2, 2014 | NPR · By early morning, 17 were still on the loose. The teens escaped after they found a weak spot in the center’s perimeter fence.
 

Arts & Life

September 2, 2014 | NPR · Also: the man who dug through John Updike’s trash; a new biography of Robin Williams.
 

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September 1, 2014 | NPR · The process of becoming a man isn’t always an easy one, but poet Saeed Jones says that reading Real Man Adventures by T Cooper, can make the journey more joyful.
 

Music

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September 2, 2014 | WFUV · Join NPR Music for a live video webcast with alt-J. The British trio will perform songs from its strange and beautiful new album, This Is All Yours, live from New York City on Sept. 2 at 9 p.m. ET.
 

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September 2, 2014 | NPR · The title is playful and nails the essence of this song. “Jackie and Wilson” is a nod, of course, to the great R&B singer, and Hozier has the voice and the backbeat to make it work.
 

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September 2, 2014 | NPR · Check out our favorite dance tracks from the past month, featuring a new anthem from Recondite and some not-so-Basic House from the founder of Opal Tapes.
 

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