Nathan Heffel http://www.kunc.org en 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 Colorado’s State-Owned Firefighting Fleet Ready For Takeoff http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-s-state-owned-firefighting-fleet-ready-takeoff <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Colorado’s own aerial firefighting fleet will soon be much bigger. Following Governor </span>Hickenlooper’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;May 12 signature </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">on the bill authorizing a state-owned fleet, Colorado’s Division of Fire Prevention and Control has been busy contracting helicopters, single engine air tankers and early detection remote sensing aircraft.</span></p><p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 21:10:22 +0000 Nathan Heffel 58220 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado’s State-Owned Firefighting Fleet Ready For Takeoff Colorado Had A Great Snowpack Year, In Some Cases Really Great http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-had-great-snowpack-year-some-cases-really-great <p>Skiing across Colorado’s high country was exceptional in 2014, with some resorts reporting more than 300 inches of snow. All that snow translated to an above-average snowpack.</p><p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 21:09:43 +0000 Nathan Heffel 58117 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Had A Great Snowpack Year, In Some Cases Really Great