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9:11pm

Mon February 27, 2012
Energy

Fmr Gov. Urges Country to Remove Politics from Energy Debate

Grace Hood

Tonight former Gov. Bill Ritter urged Americans to remove politics from the energy policy discussion. Ritter, who heads up the Center for the New Energy Economy at Colorado State University, hosted a forum on the connection between national security and energy policy. 

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8:23pm

Mon February 27, 2012
Business

Denver City Council Approves Icelandair Incentives

An Icelandair Boeing 757
Icelandair

The Denver City Council voted Monday night to approve two financial incentives for Icelandair, which will begin flights to Denver International Airport in May.

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5:51pm

Mon February 27, 2012
Politics

Conservationists, Governor Spar over Colorado Fracking Ad

More than a dozen Colorado conservation groups are blasting Governor John Hickenlooper for touting the state’s oil and gas regulations in a radio ad sponsored by an industry trade group.  KUNC's Kirk Siegler reports the groups sent a letter to the Democrat Monday taking issue with one part of the ad in particular.

2:10pm

Mon February 27, 2012
Health

‘Cooking Cardiologist’ Is On A Mission To Save Hearts

Dr. Richard Collins, also known as "The Cooking Cardiologist" teaches patients how to prepare healthy meals.
Robert D. Tonsing Colorado Public News

One in three Americans die from heart disease or strokes. That amounts to 2,200 deaths every day. Colorado cardiologist Dr. Richard Collins believes a way to fight this trend is to tackle the illness before it starts, simply by teaching people how to eat better.

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7:17am

Mon February 27, 2012
Politics

Capitol Conversation: Lawmakers Consider Giving Themselves Raises

KUNC

State lawmakers are moving forward with a plan to increase the daily expense rate for legislators who live outside of Denver. Every non-metro area lawmaker could get nearly 4 thousand additional dollars each year.

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