The Colorado Mining Association has joined the state of Wyoming in asking a federal appeals court for a re-hearing following a recent decision upholding a 2001 ban on road-building on more than fifty million acres of National Forest lands.
The University of Colorado’s annual economic forecast released Monday offers a mixed-bag looking ahead to 2012. Much of it depends on what part of the state you live in and in what line of work you’re in. Economists expect farming to continue to be the bright spot, while other sectors such as construction and tourism and hospitality may continue to sputter. But as KUNC's Kirk Siegler reports, overall, the forecast is much brighter than at the height of the recession.
The financially troubled US Postal Service is considering cuts that would slow first-class mail delivery across Colorado—and the country. The change would eliminate the chance of next-day delivery for stamped letters across Colorado.