November election

  • Back the Badge, all 3 mill levy increases fail to pass in Delta County
  • Mesa County voters reject effort to raise money for new high school
  • City sales tax increase approved in Montrose for new police building
  • Statewide Proposition CC loses big, Proposition DD still too close to call
  • Governor Polis goes to India, promotes reusable energy sources
  • Pueblo students experiment with sending chile seeds to space
  • Two more ski resorts set to open on Friday

  • Capitol Coverage of new digital ID's for smartphone use
  • Update on ballot count for Nov. 5th election and other news
  • Lawmakers debate which school safety measures to pursue
  • Efforts to bring health insurance to Colorado children are stalling
  • Longtime HQ of Coors Brewing leaving Colorado for Chicago

  • End of month storm brings record cold, snowfall in October
  • Lawmakers consider returning to traditional style license plates
  • Paroled felons around the state registering in time to vote
  • Ski resorts around state opening early after big snows
  • Human cases of West Nile virus in Delta County up to 35


In this edition of Local Motion, we'll have discussion about two local ballot measures, the mill levy increase for Delta Schools transportation and the sales tax increase for public safety in Delta County. We'll also have a story about statewide ballot proposition DD. And on this LocalĀ  Motion, we'll have an interview with Hinsdale County's newest, history-making county commissioner. Also in this program is a story about agriculture in the San Luis Valley.

  • Delta County Candidate Forum brings together Republicans, Democrats
  • Hunting, fishing and wildlife on BLM land generates big tax revenue
  • Mesa County school district 51 names interim superintendent

  • Unaffiliated voters in Colorado growing in number, influence
  • Voters on Western Slope more likely to be unaffiliated

  • State Assemblies nominate candidates for November election
  • November ballot picture still unclear after state assemblies
  • History of 100th Meridian in Colorado impacted by climate change