Summit County http://www.kunc.org en High Insurance Rates Anger Some Ski-Country Coloradans http://www.kunc.org/post/high-insurance-rates-anger-some-ski-country-coloradans Some of the biggest ski resorts anywhere lie in <a href="http://polis.house.gov/">U.S. Rep. Jared Polis'</a> Colorado district, dotting the peaks of Summit and Eagle counties, about a hundred miles west of Denver. The area has a <a href="http://bit.ly/19DlKEa">high rate of uninsured</a> people and also, it turns out, health plans that are much more expensive than similar plans in surrounding regions. Thu, 12 Dec 2013 10:22:00 +0000 Eric Whitney 52740 at http://www.kunc.org High Insurance Rates Anger Some Ski-Country Coloradans Poverty Continues To Drag Down Colorado Kids, Survey Finds http://www.kunc.org/post/poverty-continues-drag-down-colorado-kids-survey-finds <p>A new report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation says poverty is continuing to impact the state’s children.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 14:58:05 +0000 Erin OToole 46231 at http://www.kunc.org Poverty Continues To Drag Down Colorado Kids, Survey Finds New Website Shows Wildfire Risk http://www.kunc.org/post/new-website-shows-wildfire-risk <p></p><p>A new website by the Colorado Forest Service allows residents of Summit County to determine the wildfire risk in their area. Sun, 28 Apr 2013 17:48:18 +0000 Jackie Fortier 43548 at http://www.kunc.org New Website Shows Wildfire Risk Slideshow: Courage Classic 2012 http://www.kunc.org/post/slideshow-courage-classic-2012 <p>The Courage Classic is a three-day bicycle tour that&rsquo;s fueled by individual and team fundraising efforts that benefit Children&rsquo;s Hospital Colorado.</p><p> Wed, 25 Jul 2012 11:07:24 +0000 Jim Hill 30967 at http://www.kunc.org Slideshow: Courage Classic 2012 Amid Wildfire Risk, More Colorado Counties to Adopt Fire Bans http://www.kunc.org/post/amid-wildfire-risk-more-colorado-counties-adopt-fire-bans <p>Severe drought hitting much of Colorado&rsquo;s mountains is prompting many local officials to consider implementing fire bans; a move that follows similar restrictions already in place along the tinder dry Front Range.&nbsp; Thu, 07 Jun 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Kirk Siegler 28482 at http://www.kunc.org Amid Wildfire Risk, More Colorado Counties to Adopt Fire Bans