Drunk Driving http://www.kunc.org en In Colorado, Many Cited For DUI Are Without Valid License http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-many-cited-dui-are-without-valid-license <p>One of every four motorists cited for drinking and driving in Colorado over the past two years was driving at the time without a valid license because it had been revoked, suspended or never issued.</p><p>And more than one-fifth had lost their driving privileges for a prior drunken driving conviction.</span></p><p> Sat, 31 May 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Rocky Mountain PBS I-News & Burt Hubbard 57176 at http://www.kunc.org In Colorado, Many Cited For DUI Are Without Valid License Without A Marijuana Breathalyzer, How To Curb Stoned Driving? http://www.kunc.org/post/without-marijuana-breathalyzer-how-curb-stoned-driving Like many medical marijuana patients, Greg Duran says he drives in fear, knowing he could be busted at any moment for driving under the influence.<p>As he merges onto Interstate 70 north of Denver, Duran explains that he's probably over the state's new marijuana limit: 5 nanograms per milliliter of blood of THC, the psychoactive chemical in pot.<p>"It would be devastating if I lost my car. It would change everything," Duran says.<p>He needs marijuana to treat nausea from his vertigo and he tries to keep a constant amount in his body in order to keep his condition at bay, he says. Wed, 21 May 2014 11:30:00 +0000 Ben Markus 56791 at http://www.kunc.org Without A Marijuana Breathalyzer, How To Curb Stoned Driving? Do You Drive Better High? Colorado Doesn’t Think So http://www.kunc.org/post/do-you-drive-better-high-colorado-doesn-t-think-so <p>Public service announcements have a history that can run anywhere between bland to scare-tactics on steroids. Remember “this is your brain on drugs”?</p><p>Times have changed.</p><p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 19:22:07 +0000 Grace Hood 54505 at http://www.kunc.org Do You Drive Better High? Colorado Doesn’t Think So Flashing Lights, Not Pace Cars, To Wrangle Holiday I-70 Traffic http://www.kunc.org/post/flashing-lights-not-pace-cars-wrangle-holiday-i-70-traffic <p></p><p>Christmas may be over, but the holiday traffic will continue. Sat, 28 Dec 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Jackie Fortier 53073 at http://www.kunc.org Flashing Lights, Not Pace Cars, To Wrangle Holiday I-70 Traffic Here’s What Advice From Colorado’s Talking Urinals Sounds Like http://www.kunc.org/post/here-s-what-advice-colorado-s-talking-urinals-sounds <p>Faced with the challenge of reaching young men with a message to deter drunk driving, Colorado's Department of Transportation has turned to a new tool. The 'Interactive Urinal Communicator.'</p><p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 19:41:16 +0000 Jim Hill 48929 at http://www.kunc.org Here’s What Advice From Colorado’s Talking Urinals Sounds Like