Sat June 9, 2012

High Park Fire: Day 1 Updates

High Park Fire at sunset over Terry Lake north of Fort Collins
Kirk Mowers KUNC

The High Park Fire is burning just west of Fort Collins & Loveland. The fire is 8,000 acres and 0% contained. The fire has also impacted the KUNC transmitter site at Buckhorn Mtn. 91.5fm is off the air currently.

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Thu May 31, 2012

Larimer County Considering Fireworks Ban

bayasaa/ Creative Commons

One week after Boulder County banned fireworks in unincorporated areas, Larimer County Commissioners are considering a similar measure due to fire danger.

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Mon May 21, 2012
Law Enforcement

Regional Crime Lab Planned For Northern Colorado

Rex Dingler Flickr-Creative Commons

Plans to build a regional crime lab in northern Colorado are becoming more concrete. Weld County, Larimer County, Loveland and Greeley have signed on to contribute staff to the crime lab and money for operational costs. Fort Collins will decide whether to sign on to the project at the city’s meeting next month.

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Thu April 5, 2012

Eldon James Cancels Timnath Expansion

Proposed Timnath Facility
Eldon James Corporation

The city of Timnath will not be the home of a new $12-million plastics manufacturing plant. The Loveland-based Eldon James Corporation has walked away from the project.  

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Thu March 22, 2012

Loveland Eyes New Initiative, Moves on From Failed ACE Effort

Officials are still hoping to attract businesses to fill this empty room, situated on the former Agilent campus
Grace Hood

After parting ways with the Colorado Association for Manufacturing and Technology, Loveland officials will kick start a new business initiative tomorrow aimed at developing more high-tech jobs at existing companies in the area.

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