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Fri July 15, 2011
Roadless Rule

Public Comment Period Closes for Colorado Roadless Rule

The U.S. Forest Service is expected to make a decision about Colorado’s Roadless Rule by the end of the year.  The final public comment period for the proposal wrapped up Thursday with nearly 55,000 responses from across the state.

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Fri July 15, 2011

Bilingual Passenger Sues Air Canada

A passenger aboard an Air Canada flight said he was refused service in French, one of Canada's two official languages. So he sued. Michel Thibodeau and his wife won a $12,000 settlement and an apology.


Fri July 15, 2011
Around the Nation

Washington, D.C.'s Official Drink? The Rickey

Politicians in Washington, D.C. have finally agreed on legislation. The City Council has proclaimed the official Washington drink. The Rickey is made with gin or whiskey, lime juice and club soda. It was invented at a D.C. bar popular with politicians and reporters in 1883.


Fri July 15, 2011

Phone “Cramming” Impacting Colorado Residents

Capitol News Connection

Take a close look at your phone bill you could be paying for services you don’t even use. And that has Congress renewing efforts to protect Colorado residents, and the rest of the country, from those mysterious charges.

It’s called telephone bill “cramming.” Third party companies slip bogus monthly charges onto your land line phone bill. The fees range from a few dollars to as much as $50.00 and hide in plain sight amid other legitimate charges.

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Fri July 15, 2011

KUNC Entertainment Report

Great theatre, Music, Art, Dance and Festivals in Colorado


 The Ft. Collins Jazz Experience brings Music, history, and more for you to enjoy all weekend long In Old Town Square and Oak Street Plaza.  Tonight, there is a special jazz art walk, and late night jams sessions await Tomorrow’s Downtown Sessions feature two  stages of free continuous jazz jams from local and regional groups showcase Colorado's rich jazz talents,

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