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6:00am

Fri March 16, 2012
Music

KUNC Entertainment Report

Great music, art, wine, silent film, and Hobbits along Colorado's Front Range.

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4:02pm

Thu March 15, 2012
Politics

State Hopes New Program Cuts Wait Time At DMV

Barbara Brohl, Executive Director of the Colorado Department of Revenue, explains a new "Wait Less" kiosk to Governor Hickenlooper at the Lakewood DMV.
Nathan Heffel KUNC

Long lines at Department of Motor Vehicle Offices may soon be a thing of the past. Governor Hickenlooper helped unveil a new computerized check-in system designed to cut wait times by as much as 30 minutes.

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2:49pm

Thu March 15, 2012
Politics

Colorado Oil and Gas Task Force Mission Questioned

A drill rig operating in the city of Greeley, Colo.
Photo by Kirk Siegler

One Republican member of a governor-appointed task force on oil and gas drilling says the panel is little more than political cover for state leaders who don’t want to deal with the controversial issue of fracking – and its spread into populated areas along the Front Range.

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5:00am

Thu March 15, 2012
Business

RTD Weighs Options for Northwest Corridor

The Regional Transportation District is weighing a new plan that postpones completion of the FasTracks rail project in Boulder County. KUNC’s Brian Larson spoke with Boulder County Business Report Publisher Chris Wood about the RTD proposal, local reaction and what’s next.

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5:00am

Thu March 15, 2012
Environment

Polis Calls for More Drilling Regulations

Rep. Polis met with Erie resident Rob Brueke Wednesday who's concerned about the proximity of drill rigs to his land.
Photo by Kirk Siegler

Congressman Jared Polis says the state of Colorado isn’t doing enough to regulate oil and gas drilling as it spreads into densely populated neighborhoods along the Front Range.

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