Jackie Fortier http://kunc.org en What Not To Miss At CU's 2014 Conference On World Affairs http://kunc.org/post/what-not-miss-cus-2014-conference-world-affairs <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Billed as the conference on “everything conceivable,” the </span><a href="http://www.colorado.edu/cwa/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Conference on World Affairs</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> begins Monday, April 7. The annual event at the University of Colorado, Boulder includes 200 events that pretty much cover the gamut.</span></p><p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Jackie Fortier 55206 at http://kunc.org What Not To Miss At CU's 2014 Conference On World Affairs Hey CU: It's Flood Season, Are You Signed Up For Emergency Texts? http://kunc.org/post/hey-cu-its-flood-season-are-you-signed-emergency-texts <p></p><p>The University of Colorado, Boulder will begin testing its alerts system Thursday in conjunction with the beginning of flood season. Thu, 03 Apr 2014 18:08:42 +0000 Jackie Fortier 55158 at http://kunc.org Hey CU: It's Flood Season, Are You Signed Up For Emergency Texts? You Still Have Time Colorado: Where To Get Health Insurance http://kunc.org/post/you-still-have-time-colorado-where-get-health-insurance <p></p><p>Monday, March 31 at midnight is the last chance for most people without insurance to sign up for health coverage for the rest of 2014 under the Affordable Care Act. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 19:44:50 +0000 Jackie Fortier 55002 at http://kunc.org You Still Have Time Colorado: Where To Get Health Insurance Flash Flood Risk High in Boulder, Larimer County From Spring Runoff http://kunc.org/post/flash-flood-risk-high-boulder-larimer-county-spring-runoff <p></p><p>A combination of higher than average snowpack and saturated ground from the September 2013 flood has raised the risk of spring runoff flooding in the Saint Vrain, and Boulder Creek, Big Thompson and the upper Cache La Poudre River drainages. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 21:03:43 +0000 Jackie Fortier 54920 at http://kunc.org Flash Flood Risk High in Boulder, Larimer County From Spring Runoff Poverty Is A Barrier To Well-Being For Colorado Children http://kunc.org/post/poverty-barrier-well-being-colorado-children <p>In 2012, 224,000 Colorado children lived in poverty. That’s one out of every six in the state, according to the annual Kids Count report.</p><p>Colorado also has the eighth fastest growing child population in the country.</p><p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Jackie Fortier 54841 at http://kunc.org Poverty Is A Barrier To Well-Being For Colorado Children