Larimer County


Tue June 11, 2013

Food Stamp Use Doubles In Colorado

Since the onset of the great recession in 2008, the number of households that receive food stamps has more than doubled in Colorado.
Credit / Creative Commons

47 million Americans are enrolled in the SNAP program – short for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, more commonly known as food stamps.

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Sat June 8, 2013
High Park Fire

A Year On, How The High Park Fire Unfolded

High Park Fire at sunset over Terry Lake north of Fort Collins on June 9, 2012.
Credit Kirk Mowers / KUNC


Fri June 7, 2013

For Better For Worse, Rebuilding After The High Park Fire

Mike Guli works on a Buffalo coat in his studio rebuilt after the High Park Fire.
Grace Hood KUNC

This week we’ve been looking at both the property and the people impacted by rebuilding following last June’s High Park Fire. Mike and Sharon Guli were among the first evacuated when the fire broke out Saturday, June 9th.

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Wed June 5, 2013

Two Couples, Different Paths When It Comes To High Park Fire Home Loss

Dale and Marilyn Snyder stand next to their guesthouse, which survived the fire. To their right are 4 pieces of silverware that survived the fire. “We were just cleaning up and stuck it in there. There was no place else to put it.”
Grace Hood KUNC


Tue June 4, 2013

One Year After High Park Fire, Few Have Started Rebuilding

Emergency vehicles sit on a road in Redstone Canyon as the High Park Fire burns west of Fort Collins, June 17, 2012
U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Jesica Geffre Wikimedia Commons

The High Park Fire started almost one year ago on Saturday, June 9, 2012. The 87,284 acre blaze consumed 259 homes northwest of Fort Collins before it was contained almost a month later.

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