Mountain Edition - November 7th, 2013
On Tuesday, most voters said “no” to big tax increases locally and statewide. A CSU political science professor says anti-tax activists are growing in their influence.
One measure that did pass taxes retail marijuana to raise money for schools. As pot becomes more available in the state, one youth non-profit is worried.
A warming climate is changing ecosystems in the Roaring Fork Valley and one local government is using open spaces to gather data on what’s happening.
A new art display at the Wyly Art Center in Basalt features the work of a self-taught painter. Despite being silenced by Alzheimer’s, Winifred Wyman is speaking through paint.
Also today on the Road to Sochi, Aspen native Simi Hamilton works to make the 2014 winter Olympic team. The Nordic ski racer specializes in sprinting.
That’s coming up on Mountain Edition.
Road to Sochi
Winifred Carol Wyman