Eagle 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 Confusion Before Colorado Gun Laws Kick In http://www.kunc.org/post/confusion-colorado-gun-laws-kick <span style="line-height: 1.5;">In less than a week, Colorado will have two new gun laws. The first expands background checks, the other bans magazines holding more than fifteen rounds… that is, unless they’re legally purchased before July </span>1st<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. The laws are part of a group passed by state lawmakers this year…regulations that lawyers and law enforcement officials have described as confusing... and even unenforceable.</span><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Jamie Roth is an estate planning attorney in Grand Junction and Glenwood Springs. Tue, 25 Jun 2013 23:55:28 +0000 Elise Thatcher 46310 at http://www.kunc.org A Familiar Battle Over Energy & The Economy In Colorado's House District 26 http://www.kunc.org/post/familiar-battle-over-energy-economy-colorados-house-district-26 <p>The candidates running to represent a newly formed house district, made up of Eagle and Routt counties, say their focus is on growing the economies of Western Slope mountain towns.</p><p> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 21:23:30 +0000 Aspen Public Radio & Luke Runyon 35715 at http://www.kunc.org A Familiar Battle Over Energy & The Economy In Colorado's House District 26 Counties Prepare for Potential Flooding as Snow Melts http://www.kunc.org/post/counties-prepare-potential-flooding-snow-melts <p>Record snow levels in parts of Colorado have many county emergency officials bracing for potential flooding as temperatures warm across the state.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 10 May 2011 19:08:07 +0000 Erin OToole 7804 at http://www.kunc.org Counties Prepare for Potential Flooding as Snow Melts