Larimer County


Sun December 2, 2012

Fern Lake Fire Holds At 3,584 Acres, Red Flag Warning Issued [UPDATED]

Trees burning in Spruce Canyon on Nov. 27

High winds are helping spread the Fern Lake Fire. The fire has charred nearly 2.5 square miles and exploded to over 3,000 acres. With high winds forecast for Sunday afternoon and evening, additional growth may be seen.

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Thu November 15, 2012

A New Brand of Politics in Northern Colorado

The re-election of Rep. Cory Gardner and the victory of Rep. Jared Polis in a newly drawn district that now includes Northern Colorado promises to bring the region closer in some ways -- and further apart in others.

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Fri November 9, 2012
First And Main

Voters In Swing Counties Revisit Election Issues

Originally published on Fri November 9, 2012 10:46 am

Now that the election is over, Morning Edition is getting back in touch with some voters we met over the summer for our series First and Main. That's when we visited three political swing counties.

Steve Inskeep talks to Jim Meeks and his daughter-in-law Xiomara in Hillsborough County, Florida. Jim supported Governor Romney and Xiomara, President Obama.

David Greene spoke to voters in Winnebago County, Wisconsin. He catches up with farmer Charlie Knigge, who voted for Mitt Romney, and corrections officer Jason Menzel, who voted for Obama.

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Tue November 6, 2012

Democratic Rep. Jared Polis Wins 3rd Term

Grace Hood KUNC

Democratic Representative Jared Polis won a third term last night over his Republican Challenger Kevin Lundberg in the state’s 2nd Congressional District.

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Fri November 2, 2012

Northern Colorado Election Officials Plea for Early Return of Mail-in Ballots

Grace Hood KUNC

As early in-person voting comes to a close, Northern Colorado election officials are making their plea to mail-in ballot voters to return their envelopes as soon as possible before Election Day.

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