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5:00am

Fri May 25, 2012
Business

New Federal Tax Irks Medical-Device Companies

A new federal tax on medical-device makers doesn’t go into effect until 2013 but local companies in the Boulder Valley are already coming up with ways to cope with the increase.

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9:50pm

Thu May 24, 2012
National Parks

Unbearable Delays Possible During Bear Lake Road Construction

Bear Lake Road looks nothing like it did a few months ago.
Nathan Heffel KUNC

Visitors to Bear Lake in Rocky Mountain National Park will encounter 40+ minute travel delays over the long Memorial Day Holiday weekend – and throughout the summer. A five mile stretch of road leading to one of the parks most popular tourist destinations is undergoing major construction.

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2:30pm

Thu May 24, 2012
Politics

FasTracks Completion Date Now 2044

KUNC

The public transportation system of tomorrow will be completed...well, tomorrow. RTD says its FasTracks program will now be fully constructed by 2044, two years later then earlier estimates.

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2:05pm

Thu May 24, 2012
Business

It’s Still A Mystery: No Word On HP Cuts In Fort Collins

QT1p Flickr - Creative Commons
  • Brian Larson speaking w/ NCBR Tech Reporter Steve Lynn

One day after announcing that it was cutting 8% of its workforce or some 27,000 positions, there’s still no word as to what the impact might be at the Hewlett Packard campus in Fort Collins. In fact, it’s not very well-know just how many people HP employs in Fort Collins. Estimates vary.

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1:22pm

Thu May 24, 2012
Business

President Obama Calls for Wind Tax Credit Extension

President Obama promoted renewable energy at a fundraiser in Colorado Wednesday.
Photo by Kirk Siegler/KUNC

On the campaign trail, President Obama is renewing calls on Congress to extend a popular tax credit on wind energy production. 

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