A task force appointed by the Governor now has less than two weeks to issue its final report on whether local governments should have more authority to regulate oil and gas drilling within their boundaries.
This week we’ve been reporting on March’s record hot, dry weather – and now we’ve learned the state’s snowpack declined by as much as 30% last month. Perhaps a more alarming figure is the fact that 98% of the state is currently in some level of drought.
Bikes on the Auraria Campus in Denver. More and more young people are choosing to ride a bike than drive a car.
Credit Nathan Heffel / KUNC
A new report released Thursday by a Colorado consumer advocacy group finds Coloradans have been driving less since the middle of last decade. In fact, young people in particular are decreasing the amount they drive, and increasing their use of other means to get around town.