Colorado has just over four million acres of roadless National Forest lands.
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A five year saga over how to manage roadless National Forest lands in Colorado has taken its latest turn, now that state and federal forest officials have unveiled Colorado’s draft roadless rule. The proposal calls for “upper tier” protections for a half million acres of roadless forests in the state, and less-strong road-building bans on the remaining three and a half million acres. But KUNC’s Kirk Siegler reports the draft rule is not without controversy.
Regents voted 5-4 to close CU's School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
Credit Grace Hood
Today regents at the University of Colorado voted to revamp the journalism program on the Boulder campus.
Regents voted 5-4 to close CU's School of Journalism and Mass Communication. It’s a change administrators say is necessary to kick-start a new program for information and communication technology. CU Regent Kyle Hybl cast the tie breaking vote in favor of closing the school.