Thursday Newscast, 4/13/17, 8:04 AM

Apr 13, 2017

Newscast for Thursday, April 13, 2017, 8:04 AM:

  • A Colorado Senate committee has killed a proposal to extend the required distance between schools and oil and gas wells. Colorado currently mandates that drilling operations be located at least 1,000 feet from physical schools and other high-density buildings. The bill would have extended that so-called setback distance to the property lines of a school or a child care center.
  • Congressman Doug Lamborn took questions from constituents at a packed town hall forum in Colorado Springs yesterday. 91.5 KRCC’s Jake Brownell has more...