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3:29pm

Mon February 13, 2012
Environment

Oil and Gas Companies React Cooly to Interior Budget Proposal

KUNC file photo

President Obama’s proposed budget for the Department of Interior would include a new fee levied on idle oil and gas leases on federal lands. 

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3:04pm

Mon February 13, 2012
Health

A Tale of Two Medical Marijuana Cities

This collage shows a group from the more than a dozen medical marijuana dispensaries along West Colorado Avenue in Colorado Springs on Jan. 27, 2012.
JOE MAHONEY THE I-NEWS NETWORK

Sometime on Saturday, Steve Ackerman sold his last joint. 

His Organic Alternatives, a medical marijuana dispensary in Fort Collins, is one of 23 in this laid-back university town forced to close by Tuesday after residents voted to ban dispensaries.

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2:46pm

Mon February 13, 2012
Education

CO Community Colleges Would Benefit from $8 Billion Plan

Velkr0 / Flickr – Creative Commons

Colorado’s community college system could be getting a financial shot in the arm if President Barack Obama has his way. Today the president proposed $8 billion dollars in new spending for community colleges as part of his latest budget proposal.

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8:49am

Mon February 13, 2012
Live @ Swallow Hill Sessions

Reed Föehl: Live @ Swallow Hill

Photo backstage at Swallow Hill with Esme from Paper Bird who sings with him during the show.
Kevin Ihle Swallow Hill Music

If you missed Saturdays' broadcast, then you missed local singer/songwriter Reed Föehl's performance at Swallow Hill from December 9th. This show also features Esmé Patterson of Paper Bird on Vocals for a few songs.

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5:00am

Mon February 13, 2012
Health

Fort Collins Dispensaries Count Down to Feb. 14 Ban

A sign at Infinite Wellness Center in Fort Collins announces its closing date to customers.
Grace Hood

Medical marijuana dispensaries in Fort Collins are making last-minute sales in advance of a ban that’s set to take place tomorrow night at 7 p.m. An attempt by business owners to temporarily halt the voter-approved law from going into effect failed in court last week.

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