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9:39am

Mon March 19, 2012
Health

Hospitals May Stop Charging Their Highest Prices To The Poor

Linda Conlin, 49, of Longmont, left, gets help from Ailsa Wonnacott, right, in dealing with hospital bills she can't pay because she is disabled. Wonnacott is head of the Association for Community Living in Boulder County.
Robert D. Tonsing Colorado Public News

Colorado hospitals charge their highest prices to the poorest, uninsured patients. That practice is now likely to end by late summer.

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8:20am

Mon March 19, 2012
Colorado Wildfire

Crews Battle Large Range Fire in Eastern Colorado

Eckley, CO is located in the North East corner of Colorado in Yuma County.
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Firefighters near Yuma in eastern Colorado are hoping for cooler weather and calmer winds today as they try to contain a massive brush fire that destroyed at least two homes and forced the closure of Highway 34 for much of yesterday. 

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5:00am

Mon March 19, 2012
Politics

Lawmakers Want to Revise the State’s Telecommunications Law

Rocky Mountain Community Radio

State lawmakers have introduced a bill aimed at overhauling the state’s telecommunications law. The measure is scheduled for its first hearing at the capitol later today.

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6:01am

Sat March 17, 2012
Garden Report

Spring Gardening Tip: Enjoy the Beautiful Weather, but Don't Overdo It

A community garden plot
Stephanie Dillingham Creative Commons/Flickr

These first nice spring days are dangerous -- at least, they can be for those of us who've been cooped up all winter, eager to get out in the garden with rakes, shovels and pruners. 

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6:00am

Sat March 17, 2012
Music

Weekend Audition: The Warmth of Siberia & The Honoring of the Green

www.antjeduvekot.com

ew Siberia is the latest gem by Boston-area singer/songwriter Antje Duvekot, and it is a beauty. Consisting of fresh, heartfelt, and intelligent songs with delightful melodies delicately stitched together like an unpretentious Venetian lace.

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