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Tue July 31, 2012

5:46pm

Mon July 30, 2012
Wildfires

New Study Says Retardant Dropping Air Tankers Out, Water Scooper Planes In

A Canadair CL-415, or 'super scooper' operating out of Dryden, Ontario.
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A new study released by the RAND Corporation, a non partisan think tank, says the U.S. Forest Service should move away from retardant dropping heavy air tankers as a primary aerial firefighting tool to more cost effective ‘scooper planes’ that drop water.

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1:09pm

Mon July 30, 2012
Politics

Colorado’s Key Voting Blocs: Suburbanite Women

Coloradans will once again play a pivotal role in the presidential election, female voters in particular. Both President Obama and Mitt Romney see suburbanite women between the ages of 30 and 50 as critical to their victory in Colorado and other states like Nevada and Virginia.

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12:23pm

Mon July 30, 2012
Agriculture

More Bad News for Weld County Farmers Battling Drought

An anemic-looking corn field struggles to survive persistent drought in Colorado
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9:33am

Mon July 30, 2012
Lecture Series

Seminars at Steamboat: Christopher Hill

United States Department of State
  • Christopher Hill - Foreign Policy after the Election: Challenges and Opportunities

Celebrating 10 years of engaging discussions on important public policy issues, the Seminars at Steamboat return to KUNC. On Sunday, Ambassador Christopher Hill spoke regarding the challenges and opportunities in foreign policy after the election.

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