Yuma County http://www.kunc.org en Will The 'War On Rural Colorado' Play At The Ballot Box? http://www.kunc.org/post/will-war-rural-colorado-play-ballot-box <p>There’s often a divide between Colorado’s rural lawmakers and those representing larger communities along the urban Front Range. That dynamic was apparent during the 2014 legislative session with Republicans routinely blaming Democrats for waging what they said is a "war on rural Colorado."</p><p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 14:56:12 +0000 Bente Birkeland 58009 at http://www.kunc.org Will The 'War On Rural Colorado' Play At The Ballot Box? With More Tech On The Farm, Rural Colorado Left Waiting, Wanting For Broadband http://www.kunc.org/post/more-tech-farm-rural-colorado-left-waiting-wanting-broadband <p>People living in many parts of rural Colorado still don’t have access to high speed Internet. It’s a problem for schools and businesses, and in eastern Colorado it is making it harder for farmers to take full advantage of the latest technology even as state lawmakers passed legislation to try and even the playing field.</p><p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 12:28:00 +0000 Bente Birkeland 57452 at http://www.kunc.org With More Tech On The Farm, Rural Colorado Left Waiting, Wanting For Broadband 51st State Movement Now Looks To The Capitol http://www.kunc.org/post/51st-state-movement-now-looks-capitol <p>Colorado legislators may see a revival of the 51st state debate under the dome in 2014. The subject of national curiosity, the movement continues after stinging losses at the ballot box—although with far less fanfare.</p><p> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Grace Hood 52926 at http://www.kunc.org 51st State Movement Now Looks To The Capitol