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1:39pm

Mon June 4, 2012
Environment

Larimer County Extends Open Fire Ban; Fireworks Not Included

Grace Hood

In the wake of the Hewlett Fire, which scorched 7,685 acres, Larimer County Commissioners have decided to extend open fire restrictions into the summer. However, the restrictions will not apply to the use and sale of fireworks.

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1:16pm

Mon June 4, 2012
Politics

Ballot Proposals: Water Rights and Marijuana Legalization

It’s signature gathering time for backers of several initiatives that may or may not appear on this November’s election ballot.

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11:05am

Mon June 4, 2012
Business

Survey: Colorado Gets B+ For Small Business Friendliness

Colorado Small Business Friendliness Chart. Screencap taken from Thumbtack.com
Thumbtack.com

Colorado is ranked as the 13th friendliest state in the nation toward small businesses. That’s according to a new survey conducted by Thumbtack.com, a website that matches users’ needs with local companies.

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11:00am

Mon June 4, 2012
Concert Tech

Video: LED Wristbands Finally Push Concert Lighters Into Obsolescence

Screencap taken from Coldplay's performance

Long gone are the days of holding your lighter up in approval and rhythm with the ballad. Harmed by smoking bans and first displaced by the cell phone; the tradition has now further been done in by Coldplay and some lighted wristbands.

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5:00am

Mon June 4, 2012
Transportation

DIA Roadway Detours in Effect, Extra Time Advised

John Picken, Creative Commons

Passengers coming to and from DIA can expect to see a lot more orange in the coming year. This weekend the airport rolled out lots of traffic signs and cones, all of which create a detour for those driving to passenger pick up and drop off at the airport’s Western Terminal.

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