State &#8226 Regional &#8226 Colorado Springs/El Paso County &#8226 Pueblo/Pueblo County &#8226 LaJunta/Otero County &#8226 Trinidad/Las Animas County &#8226 Raton/Northern New Mexico &#8226 Other Areas in the KRCC Listening Region





State

    &#8226 Legislators in Congressional races work to balance duties at the statehouse (Denver Post).
    &#8226 House committee approves PERA pension change (Denver Post).
    &#8226 Prescription drug abuse on the rise (KOAA).


Regional

    &#8226 Representative Scott Tipton (R-D3) mistakenly promotes campaign event with taxpayer dollars, violating House rules (Denver Post).


Colorado Springs/El Paso County

    &#8226 Cyber attacks give rise to niche business opportunities (CSBJ*).
    &#8226 A new scanner at the Criminal Justice Center aims to catch contraband at bookings (Gazette).
    &#8226 Former CEO of Springs-based Spectranetics acquitted of all but one charge (Gazette).
    &#8226 Air Force Academy continues base readiness exercises (KKTV).
    &#8226 Streetlights still a question in the budget (KXRM).


Pueblo/Pueblo County

    &#8226 Young Pueblo drivers are among the worst in the state (KOAA).
    &#8226 Groups advocate for the demolition of contaminated buildings near the Colorado State Fair (Chieftain).
    &#8226 Cooperative Care Center opens new doors (Chieftain).
    &#8226 Power plant dedicated (Chieftain).
    &#8226 Longstanding tradition seeking the return of the USS Pueblo gets big reaction from North Korea (Chieftain).


LaJunta/Otero County


Trinidad/Las Animas County


Raton/Northern New Mexico

    &#8226 Redistricting splits Colfax County (Raton Range).
    &#8226 Raton residents face a full ballot (Raton Range).
    &#8226 Colfax County to build a new fire-training facility at Philmont Scout Camp (Raton Range).


Other Areas in the KRCC Listening Region



Disclaimer: KRCC and KRCC News make no guarantees regarding the content within these reports, however consider them part of the news and media outlets reporting on issues affecting our coverage area. The Index is not exhaustive, and is not an endorsement of any kind. * indicates subscription required.

 

Comments are closed.

News

AFP/Getty Images
August 28, 2016 | NPR · Juan Gabriel was a singular pop star who transcended borders and the trappings of gender.
 

August 28, 2016 | NPR · On Aug. 28, 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his historic “I Have a Dream” speech at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.
 

August 28, 2016 | NPR · Newly retired New York Times columnist Bill Rhoden discusses NFL player Colin Kaepernick’s refusal to stand during the national anthem and past political activism by athletes.
 

Arts & Life

August 28, 2016 | NPR · This year’s AfroPunk Festival in Brooklyn features artists who are expanding the universe of punk and ideas about who belongs there.
 

Getty Images
August 28, 2016 | NPR · Cuba Gooding Jr., Rami Malek and Constance Zimmer all have one thing in common: this year is the first time each has been nominated for an Emmy. Their nominations hint at deeper changes in television.
 

August 28, 2016 | NPR · Linda Wertheimer talks to the Dutch writer about his novel: A teacher has an affair with his student. She breaks it off. He disappears. And then a writer comes along, and turns the story into a novel.
 

Music

FilmMagic
August 28, 2016 | NPR · This year’s VMAs feature Rihanna, Beyonce, and four minutes of Kanye West doing whatever he wants — all vying for social-media dominance in the hours, days and weeks ahead.
 

August 28, 2016 | NPR · Complex magazine writer Alex Gale talks about the more than 30-year history and previews what to expect for Sunday night’s Video Music Awards on MTV.
 

August 28, 2016 | NPR · This year’s AfroPunk Festival in Brooklyn features artists who are expanding the universe of punk and ideas about who belongs there.
 

Get the KRCC iPhone App

The Writer's Almanac

Radiolab