Estes Park http://www.kunc.org en As RMNP Summer Visitation Peaks, Flood Damage Remains Visible http://www.kunc.org/post/rmnp-summer-visitation-peaks-flood-damage-remains-visible <p>Visitors who flock to Rocky Mountain National Park over the July 4&nbsp;weekend will still see damage to&nbsp;popular&nbsp;trails, roads and bridges from September's flooding.</p><p> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Grace Hood 58511 at http://www.kunc.org As RMNP Summer Visitation Peaks, Flood Damage Remains Visible Colorado Looks To Health And Wellness Tourism http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-looks-health-and-wellness-tourism <p>America’s obsession with weight loss has given birth to reality shows like <em>The Biggest Loser</em> and <em>Extreme Weight Loss</em>. The latter aired the second installment of its new season with part of the episode shot on the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. The popular culture influence is reinvigorating Colorado’s image as a health and wellness destination — but with a medical twist.</p><p> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 12:02:14 +0000 Grace Hood 57330 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Looks To Health And Wellness Tourism Wellness Center Could Mark ‘Turning Point’ For Estes Economy http://www.kunc.org/post/wellness-center-could-mark-turning-point-estes-economy <p>Governor John Hickenlooper was on hand Wednesday for the ground breaking of a new $30 million public private project between Grand Heritage Hotel Group — owner of the Stanley Hotel — and the Estes Park Medical Center.</p><p> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:43:48 +0000 Grace Hood 55748 at http://www.kunc.org Wellness Center Could Mark ‘Turning Point’ For Estes Economy Grants Help Flood Damaged Historic Places Hold On To The Past http://www.kunc.org/post/grants-help-flood-damaged-historic-places-hold-past <p></p><p>If you gamble in Blackhawk or Cripple Creek, your taxes helped restore buildings from Colorado’s past – and those damaged in September’s historic floods. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 20:33:56 +0000 Jackie Fortier 54676 at http://www.kunc.org Grants Help Flood Damaged Historic Places Hold On To The Past One Road, Two Cities, Enduring Challenges After Colorado Floods http://www.kunc.org/post/one-road-two-cities-enduring-challenges-after-colorado-floods <p>It’s been six months since heavy rain flooded 24 Colorado counties, damaging businesses, homes, roads and ending 10 lives. An estimated 28,000 residents were impacted and nearly 1,000 businesses were damaged or destroyed.</p><p>When it comes to business, the small towns of Lyons and Estes Park have faced a particularly steep road to recovery.</p><p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 12:01:39 +0000 Grace Hood 54556 at http://www.kunc.org One Road, Two Cities, Enduring Challenges After Colorado Floods