Spring wildfires like the Indian Gulch blaze near Golden have officials worried for the months ahead
Large wildfires already burning in Colorado this spring are renewing concerns about fire risks in mountain towns in and around forests decimated by the mountain pine beetle. To that end, Governor Hickenlooper is scheduled to tour some wildfire mitigation projects in Summit County Wednesday morning.
A bill that would make it easier for Coloradans living overseas to vote is advancing at the state capitol.
House Bill 11-1219 would direct the secretary of state’s office to establish an electronic transmission system for election materials. That would allow Coloradans living abroad to register to vote and receive and possibly return ballots electronically. The measure was motivated by a study done by The Pew Center on the States in 2008.
Prior to addressing the nation about America’s involvement in Libya Monday night, President Obama spoke about education reform saying students should take fewer tests. It’s something that one Colorado Senator is working to make a reality.