Nathan Heffel http://www.kunc.org en Waiting For The Union Pacific Streamliner http://www.kunc.org/post/waiting-union-pacific-streamliner <p>It's an early Saturday morning and a handful of spectators are poised near a railroad crossing at 120th Ave and U.S. 85 in Henderson, Colorado. They're waiting to see a piece of history, a vintage Union Pacific Streamliner as it sets off from Denver bound for the "Daddy of 'em All," the Cheyenne Frontier Days rodeo in Wyoming.</p><p> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 16:16:45 +0000 Nathan Heffel 58941 at http://www.kunc.org Waiting For The Union Pacific Streamliner Colorado's River Basin Users Discuss Statewide Water Plan http://www.kunc.org/post/colorados-river-basin-users-discuss-statewide-water-plan <p>For the first time, water users from Colorado’s nine river basins are meeting to discuss their individual basin wide water plans. The users are presenting their assessments in Rangley, Colorado.</p><p>Their goal is to create a comprehensive statewide water plan.</p><p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Nathan Heffel 58885 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado's River Basin Users Discuss Statewide Water Plan With A Nod To Days Gone By, Denver's Union Station Ready To Open http://www.kunc.org/post/nod-days-gone-denvers-union-station-ready-open <p>With the smell of fresh paint still in the air, workers scrambled to put the finishing touches on Denver’s restored Union Station before this weekend’s opening. That’s when the public will get its first look at the revived station and some of its shops and restaurants. A larger grand opening is planned for July 26<sup>th</sup>.</p><p> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Nathan Heffel 58769 at http://www.kunc.org With A Nod To Days Gone By, Denver's Union Station Ready To Open Colorado Judge Rules State Same-Sex Marriage Ban Unconstitutional, Stays Ruling http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-judge-rules-state-same-sex-marriage-ban-unconstitutional-stays-ruling <p>A Colorado District Judge has ruled that the state’s ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional. But Adams County District Court Judge C. Scott Crabtree also issued an immediate stay in the case.</p><p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 23:05:58 +0000 Nathan Heffel 58731 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Judge Rules State Same-Sex Marriage Ban Unconstitutional, Stays Ruling Wet Weather Dampens Colorado Fire Season, For Now http://www.kunc.org/post/wet-weather-dampens-colorado-fire-season-now <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Colorado’s wildfire season has been quiet so far, only 3,400 acres have burned across the state. That’s a far cry from the well over 100,000 acres blackened by July 2013.</span></p><p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 21:54:37 +0000 Nathan Heffel 58709 at http://www.kunc.org Wet Weather Dampens Colorado Fire Season, For Now