KRCC Newsroom
Image of a radio

Current News from NPR

AP
August 28, 2015 | NPR · The agency says it's now spending record amounts on fire suppression, and these bills are coming at the expense of its other programs — many of which would help prevent future wildfires.
 
Getty Images
August 28, 2015 | NPR · The long-time coach of the New York Islanders won four Stanley Cup championships with the team — after winning four as a player.
 
AP
August 28, 2015 | NPR · Markets have been seeing some of the biggest stock-price swings in years. And economists say the extreme volatility is starting to weigh down consumer confidence.
 
AP
August 28, 2015 | NPR · Around the newsroom and around the world, here's what we're reading this week.
 
for NPR
August 28, 2015 | NPR · More than 1,000 square miles of wildfires are burning in the state. In the isolated Okanogan Valley, where power and phone lines have burned, cattle ranchers are doing what they can to spare herds.
 

Art & Life from NPR

iStockphoto
August 28, 2015 | NPR · Television coverage is in more places than ever, doing more work than ever, involving more people than ever. In that way, it's a lot like the medium it's analyzing.
 
August 28, 2015 | NPR · This week's show has HBO, summer box office, pop songs and summer songs, television we forgot to tell you about, and a lot more. It's just packed — just like summer.
 
Alastair Bland for NPR
August 28, 2015 | NPR · Sour beers are made by deliberately adding microbes to create complex brews with a crisp, acidic taste. But that process takes lots of time and money, resulting in a pricey final product. Until now.
 
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner's address book, circa 1950-1956 Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner's address book, circa 1950-1956 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
August 28, 2015 | NPR · Mary Savig, curator at the Archives of American Art in Washington, D.C., says the contact lists reveal a lot about the artists' personal and professional networks.
 
Netflix
August 28, 2015 | NPR · A new Netflix series offers a fictionalized account of how smuggler Pablo Escobar built his cocaine empire. The show is compelling and complex — especially for fans of classic crime stories.
 

October 27, 2010

Voting on Medical Marijuana

There’s a pretty good chance that a local ballot in Colorado this year has a question about banning medical marijuana dispensaries on it. More than 40 cities, towns and counties are asking voters to forbid or otherwise regulate marijuana-related businesses. KCFR Health Reporter Eric Whitney surveys the election landscape.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Filed under: Business,Elections,Eric Whitney,Health,KRCC News — andrea @ 5:45 pm

No Comments »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URL

Leave a comment