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November 24, 2014

Hostility against the Federal government in the West isn’t new. In the October 27th edition of the High Country News, journalist Ray Ring writes that it's time for the west to grow up. Hear about the research Ring did into incidents on the latest episode of Sounds of the High Country.
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November 21, 2014

District Attorney Sherry A. Caloia explains juvenile justice issues for the Weekly News Brief.
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November 20, 2014

Bob Rankin, Colorado representative for the 57th District, ran unopposed in this years mid-term elections. Last week, he spoke to Garfield County Commissioners about his expectations for the next legislative session, which include introducing two new bills.
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November 19, 2014

The United States is now the world’s largest oil and natural gas producer. North Dakota and Texas are experiencing an oil boom. And many other states are seeing natural gas production increase through hydraulic fracturing. Colorado has nearly 53,000 active wells. But, the state’s energy boom is a source of tension. KVNF’s Laura Palmisano reports a new alliance of farmers and food producers trying to keep fracking from taking place in the North Fork Valley, an agricultural area in Western Colorado known for its organic farms, orchards, and vineyards.
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November 18, 2014

Tensions have lessened between the Glenwood Springs City Council and Garfield County Commissioners over a proposed FedEx warehouse and distribution center south of the city. And, as KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh reports, the city has more time to work towards a solution with the developer.
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