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Wed February 6, 2013

VIDEO: President Obama Nominates Sally Jewell To The Interior

Sally Jewell speaking after being nominated by President Obama. The departing Ken Salazar is on the right of the frame
White House

Flanked by Ken Salazar, who announced on January 16 that he was leaving the Department of the Interior to return to Colorado, the President nominated REI executive Sally Jewell to fill the opening.

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Wed February 6, 2013

Google Maps Out Colorado Ski Runs

Screencap showing off the view under the lift
Google Maps

Google has taken it's mapping technology to the slopes. Street views, routes, and run and lift maps for 38 of the most popular mountains in the U.S. and Canada, including 11 of Colorado's ski resorts, can now be found on Google Maps.

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Wed February 6, 2013

Taxed CBI Background Check System Draws Out Fort Collins Dispensary Reopenings

Dave Watson cleans out his shop, Kind Care of Colorado. He's hoping to reopen his store in April, but a taxed CBI background check system could delay his reopening until May.
Grace Hood

Medical marijuana dispensary owners in Fort Collins are preparing to reopen their doors this year. The move comes after voters approved Question 301 last November, which reversed a ban on the shops.

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Wed February 6, 2013

Who Carries More Disease, Bats Or Rats? A New CSU Study Knows

Colorado State University

A new study by Colorado State University says while rodents vastly outnumber bats, the small flying creatures are more likely to carry viruses transmittable to humans then their ground scurrying counterparts.

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