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  • As Earth Day is celebrated across the globe today, we continue inching toward a tipping point where reversing the climb of greenhouse gasses in the environment may no longer be possible. Some corporations and organizations respond by using carbon offsets. But a group of locals is digging their hands in the dirt to not only act locally and think globally, but also engage in a practical response. Kate Redmond reports. Plus, Colorado lawmakers are unveiling another effort to help survivors of natural disasters like wildfires rebuild their homes, creating a new grant program and a new government office.
  • As Earth Day is celebrated across the globe today, we continue inching toward a tipping point where reversing the climb of greenhouse gasses in the environment may no longer be possible. Some corporations and organizations respond by using carbon offsets. But a group of locals is digging their hands in the dirt to not only act locally and think globally, but also engage in a practical response. Kate Redmond reports. Plus, Colorado lawmakers are unveiling another effort to help survivors of natural disasters like wildfires rebuild their homes, creating a new grant program and a new government office.
  • New Colorado law lets universities award associates degrees to students who accrued 70 college creditsBureau of Reclamation drawing down Blue Mesa…
  • Delta County School Board votes not to adopt comprehensive sex edSen. Bennet calls on Congress to mitigate wildfires, restore forestsMarijuana pardons…
  • Orchard City declares first stage of drought, meaning new fees & regulationsVaccine supply outpacing demand in Mesa CountyPandemic EBT program extended…
  • Governor Polis warns businesses not to defy new COVID restrictionsPandemic leads to spike in hunting license sales, but also more poachingPresident-elect…
  • Fire restrictions in place across Western SlopeWestern utility looks to scale up its renewable power capacityMajority of Mountain West residents think…
  • Gov. Jared Polis visits Grand Junction, signs several bills into lawViolin vigil held in Grand Junction for victims of police brutalityDelta County…
  • The Purple State Update with the Colorado SunConservation plan calls for water to be taken from Blue Mesa ReservoirLake Powell near disastrous low level;…
  • NOTE: In the on-air version of this story we incorrectly stated the date of a U.S. Bureau of Reclamation announcement about Colorado River cut-backs to...