Aspen Filmfest http://kajx.org en Valley Roundup - September 27th, 2013 http://kajx.org/post/valley-roundup-september-27th-2013 <p>President Barack Obama made an announcement today about the battle in Congress.</p><p>One of the first deadlines for so called retail marijuana is fast approaching. By next Tuesday, October 1st, local communities are supposed to decide if they&rsquo;re going to allow the pot to be grown, sold, and otherwise available in the community in the coming year.<br /><br />&ldquo;It&rsquo;s pretty much going to be clustered in just a handful of areas. Denver and Boulder I think are the big cities, and then there&rsquo;s mountain communities as well.&rdquo;<br /><br />John Ingold is a reporter for the Denver Post.&nbsp; He&rsquo;s keeping an eye on how the state is getting ready for retail marijuana and says even pot-friend places like Denver questions remain.<br /><br />&ldquo;There is concern about advertising, distances from schools, zoning, those kinds of things.&rdquo;<br /><br />Aspen Public Radio takes a look at a unique documentary showing at the Aspen Filmfest. It takes viewers inside one of the nation&rsquo;s busiest emergency rooms where patients often wait hours for care.<br /><br />And on the Download this week, we explore glitches with new iPhones, brainwashing kids to pay for movies &amp; music and other unusual ventures in education.<br /><br /> Sat, 28 Sep 2013 02:15:03 +0000 Elise Thatcher, Rob St. Mary & Marci Krivonen 8113 at http://kajx.org Valley Roundup - September 27th, 2013 Aspen Filmfest: Code Black Highlights Overloaded Health Care System http://kajx.org/post/aspen-filmfest-code-black-highlights-overloaded-health-care-system <p></p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 17:30:50 +0000 Marci Krivonen 8095 at http://kajx.org Aspen Filmfest: Code Black Highlights Overloaded Health Care System