I-News http://kunc.org en Mental Health Initiative Will Search For Statewide Solutions http://kunc.org/post/mental-health-initiative-will-search-statewide-solutions <p>It isn't too late to become involved in the broad statewide discussion on mental illness this weekend, with groups gathering in four cities to discuss means of eradicating stigma and removing barriers to treatment.</p><p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 16:11:21 +0000 I-News at Rocky Mountain PBS & Jim Trotter 55192 at http://kunc.org Troubling Statistics On Colorado Hit-And-Run Crashes http://kunc.org/post/troubling-statistics-colorado-hit-and-run-crashes <p>A new <a href="http://kunc.org/post/colorado-hit-and-runs-leave-law-enforcement-looking-ghost">study from I-News at Rocky Mountain PBS finds</a> that, in Colorado, nearly three times a month someone is killed by a driver who flees the scene. Even as overall traffic deaths in Colorado are falling, that’s not the case with hit-and-run fatalities.</p><p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 12:15:00 +0000 Erin OToole 53995 at http://kunc.org Troubling Statistics On Colorado Hit-And-Run Crashes What If The 51st State Leaves Colorado? A Tale Of The Tape http://kunc.org/post/what-if-51st-state-leaves-colorado-tale-tape <p>Colorado could stand to benefit financially and would see some improvement in the educational and economic standings of its remaining citizens if 10 northeastern counties should make good on their threat to secede and carve out a new state of North Colorado.</p><p> Sun, 06 Oct 2013 15:00:00 +0000 I-News at Rocky Mountain PBS & Burt Hubbard 50462 at http://kunc.org What If The 51st State Leaves Colorado? A Tale Of The Tape Pikes Peak Park: Colorado’s Deadliest Neighborhood http://kunc.org/post/pikes-peak-park-colorado-s-deadliest-neighborhood <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A Colorado Springs neighborhood of </span>1960s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> tract homes, apartments and schools led the state in gun deaths over the 12 years between the mass shooting tragedies at Columbine High and the Aurora theater.</span></p><p> Sun, 19 May 2013 16:34:47 +0000 I-News at Rocky Mountain PBS & Kevin Vaughn 44521 at http://kunc.org Pikes Peak Park: Colorado’s Deadliest Neighborhood Furniture King A Celebrity In Colorado http://kunc.org/post/furniture-king-celebrity-colorado <p>Jacob "Jake" Jabs is not quite a national figure, but he is a celebrity in Colorado — so much so that he was featured in the animated comedy series “South Park,” which is set in the state.</p><p> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 16:30:39 +0000 The Center for Public Integrity & Alexandra Duszak 35434 at http://kunc.org