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According to a recent series in the Glenwood Springs Post Independent, in 2010, TRIDENT made 65 narcotics arrests and seized 81 grams of meth. In 2014, arrests totaled 77 and police seized over 4,500 grams of the drug. Heroin busts were unheard of in 2012. But, so far this year, police have seized 61 grams of it. Post Independent reporter Will Grandbois and Rifle Citizen Telegram editor Ryan Hoffman wrote the series and join KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh for this week's News Brief. Here, they talk about obstacles facing Garco's efforts to control the problem and help those who are addicted to the drugs. Find the stories here and here.
Election day is coming up on November 3rd. On this week's News Brief we hear from Curtis Wackerle, Editor of the Aspen Daily News. He spoke with KDNK’s January Jones about the ballot questions that Aspenites are voting on, including the Base 2 project.
Five ballot questions face Leadville and Lake County voters this November. Two have to do with telecom issues, one is a marijuana tax, and this week's News Brief takes a look at two more that would increase property taxes to fund an ambulance and a hospital in Leadville. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh spoke with Leadville Herald-Democrat editor Marcia Martinek to find out more.
KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh talks with Glenwood Springs Post Independent reporter Will Grandbois about his recent piece on the increase in crime in Glenwood Springs and Garfield County. Read the whole story at postindependent.com.
This week's News Brief features a conversation between KDNK's January Jones and the Glenwood Springs Post Independent's editor Randy Essex about the paper's series and documentary about the community impacts of the high costs of living in the Roaring Fork Valley.
This week for the News Brief, January Jones speaks with Lynn Burton of the Sopris Sun about issues in Carbondale.
Aspen Daily News Reporter Madeline Osberger brings us up to speed on important news from Snowmass - the town council recall election, the debate over fluoride in the water, the Base Village Discovery center proposal, and a recent uptick in crime.
Ursa Resources wants to drill 53 natural gas wells from two pads and lay pipeline within the Battlement Mesa PUD, close to neighborhoods, parks, and the Colorado River. And, many residents are angry. They attended two meetings this week. Rifle Citizen Telegram editor Ryan Hoffman also attended the meetings and for this week's News Brief, he talks to KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh about why people are upset.
For this week's News Brief, KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh and John Stroud of the Glenwood Springs Post Independent talk about the valuation process and what this year's increase means for Garfield County.
The Gold King Mine that spilled toxic waste into the Animas River, is only the most recent but very visible manifestation of pollution around Durango. For this week’s news brief, January Jones called up reporter Jonathan Thompson, Senior editor at High Country News and Durango local. Find his article "When Our River Turned Orange" at hcn.org