Colorado Snowpack Report

  • Hickenlooper drops out of Presidential race, may still run for Senate
  • Montrose groups stepping up to fill void in food services for homeless
  • Heavy snowpack from winter not enough to fill Colorado Reservoirs
  • Police body cam footage from Aug. 3 Colorado Springs shooting made public
  • Three West Nile Virus positive mosquitoes identified in Delta, Mesa counties

  • Jared Polis to meet with 11 other Western governors in Vail
  • Prisons in Colorado turning into defacto mental health clinics
  • Snowpack melting quickly, rivers up all around the state
  • Gunnison County river closures made due to safety threat

  • Governor Polis signs equal pay bill into law
  • Snowpack around state at 202 percent of normal
  • Feature story on upcoming fire season in the area

  • Senate Bill 181 would redefine oil and gas regulations
  • House Bill 1177, the Red Flag Bill, causing counties to endorse sanctuaries
  • Record snowpack might be enough to fill Lake Mead, Colorado Rivershed
  • CDOT continues avalanche mitigation work on Red Mountain Pass

  • Grantham says Senate procedures not going to change after historic vote
  • Zombie Trailers in Naturita causing problems for town officials
  • Snowpack melting faster due to dust in snow

  • Election on April 3, local towns have full ballots
  • Measuring snowpack an ongoing project
  • Dust from Southwest is melting snowpack faster than normal

  • High Country News shifts some staff to Gunnison
  • Groups around the state create map to end hunger
  • Snowpack near 60 percent of median, lowest in 37 years

Looking Ahead To Dry Spring, Summer

Apr 14, 2015
Jessica Reeder via Flickr (CC BY creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/)

Spring is in full effect, and it seems to have a head start. 

KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Feb 5, 2014

Headlines

  • Colorado Snowpack Report with Jim Pokrandt of Colorado River District
  • Gun Bill Takes Center Stage at State Capitol on Monday
  • North Fork Valley receives Delta County Conservation Trust ¬†Money