KBUT’s Community Matters airs live every other Monday. The show is hosted by KBUT News Director Christopher Biddle, and veteran Gunnison County journalist Chris Rourke.
The CORE Act was introduced in Congress in 2019. It has yet to become law but there is hope for reintroduction this year.
A Bureau of Land Management Field Office on the Western Slope decided to open 95 percent of lands under its watch to oil and gas leasing. The State of Colorado and West Slope conservation groups are suing to stop the sales.
County unable to fill all available vaccine appointments, waiting on state to move on to next groups.
Residents of a tiny, unincorporated, coal town on Colorado’s Western Slope are pitted against billionaire mine owner Bill Koch in a fight for clean drinking water. KBUT’s Christopher Biddle wanted to find out if this David versus Goliath story is as simple as it sounds.