Rocky Mountain PBS News


9:56 am
Fri February 7, 2014

Colorado Ski Country Home to Most Expensive Insurance Policies

The 10 most expensive markets in the United States to buy a so-called "silver" health insurance plan under the Affordable Care Act include some widely-disparate communities, but the news isn't good for residents of Colorado ski counties.

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10:08 am
Thu February 6, 2014

New Organization Aims to Boost Latinas to Elective Office

LatinasRepresent, a new grassroots political movement that will seek to build the numbers of Latinas holding elective office, will hold its first Colorado organizational meeting today to set a course and tone for what is being billed as an extended, nationwide campaign.

A joint undertaking by the National Hispanic Leadership Agenda and the organization Political Parity, LatinasRepresents stresses the fundamental disparity in the numbers of those holding elective office.

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Rocky Mountain PBS Shows
11:45 am
Wed February 5, 2014

COLORADO STATE OF MIND: Deadly synthetic pot, emergency care for the disabled

Aired: 01/31/2014

Colorado researchers are sounding a national alarm about fake pot – “syn marijuana” – and we’ll talk with an ER doc as well as health reporter Katie McCrimmon of HEALTH NEWS COLORADO. Also, reporter Kristin Jones of I-NEWS AT ROCKY MOUNTAIN PBS has learned that people with disabilities, who are also mentally ill, have virtually nowhere to go if they need emergency help.

Watch the episode here »

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