Two-Way http://krcc.org en Details Emerge in Ouray Mining Accident http://krcc.org/post/details-emerge-ouray-mining-accident <p></p><p>Sunday’s mining accident near Ouray&nbsp;was one of the worst in recent Colorado history. Two miners died and nearly two dozen were injured. &nbsp;More details about what happened are starting to come out. Reporter Samantha Wright with the Telluride Watch newspapers has been covering the accident. Aspen Public Radio’s Elise Thatcher spoke with her about the emerging details. &nbsp;Listen here:<br />&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 14:05:55 +0000 Elise Thatcher 11734 at http://krcc.org Details Emerge in Ouray Mining Accident Colorado's Health Exchange, What it Means for You http://krcc.org/post/colorados-health-exchange-what-it-means-you <p></p><p>Despite the government shutdown, a big new part of the federal health care law is still going into effect.&nbsp; New marketplaces for health insurance, or &ldquo;exchanges,&rdquo; have been open for one week today.&nbsp; Health reporter Eric Whitney has been following developments closely, and came by the KRCC newsroom to talk about what&rsquo;s happening, and what the new requirement to have health insurance means for people in Colorado.</p><p><br /><p><br /></p></p> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 13:30:00 +0000 Eric Whitney 9704 at http://krcc.org Colorado's Health Exchange, What it Means for You The High Costs Of Colorado's High Water, By The Numbers http://krcc.org/post/high-costs-colorados-high-water-numbers The flooding that has roared through communities and canyons across Colorado's Front Range in recent days is now being blamed for:<p>-- as many as eight deaths<p>-- damaging or destroying 19,000 homes<p>-- causing up to $500 million worth of damage to roads and highways.<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/09/17/223309087/rain-stops-in-colorado-but-devastation-remains" target="_blank">On<em> Morning Edition</em></a>, Grace Hood from <a href="http://kunc.org/" target="_blank">NPR member station KUNC</a> reported that "towns are just starting to dry out from days of heavy rain and flooding" and t Tue, 17 Sep 2013 12:19:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 8734 at http://krcc.org The High Costs Of Colorado's High Water, By The Numbers