All Pieces for Grace Hood

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If you’ve already visited a haunted house or plan to do so on Halloween, chances are you’ll see something designed to scare you that’s been created...

  • Added: Oct 30, 2012
  • Length: 05:53
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One of ranching’s most basic materials is in high demand right now. With the price of hay doubling for some smaller operations along the Front Rang...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio and Aspen Public Radio

  • Added: Sep 24, 2012
  • Length: 03:45
  • Purchases: 2
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Lyons, Colorado is far removed from the Olympic Games in London. But the inspiration for the 300-meter, manmade whitewater slalom course that’s fro...

  • Added: Jul 31, 2012
  • Length: 03:50
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Last week’s deadly shooting in an Aurora movie theater has drawn comparisons to Colorado’s other memorable tragedy, Columbine. A lot of things have...

  • Added: Jul 26, 2012
  • Length: 04:16
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An investigation into K12 Inc., a company that operates Colorado's largest online virtual school, Colorado Virtual Academy (COVA).

  • Added: Nov 30, 2011
  • Length: 06:17
Caption: New Raymer Post Office
Small towns across America may soon lose a part of their identity if the U.S. Postal Service has its way. Up to 3,000 post offices are targeted for...

Bought by WAMC

  • Added: Jun 27, 2011
  • Length: 04:14
  • Purchases: 1
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Congress avoided a costly government shutdown earlier this month. But at least one Department of Energy program, low-income weatherization, is stil...

  • Added: Apr 25, 2011
  • Length: 04:15
Caption: Temple Grandin in her office of 21 years at Colorado State University, Credit: Grace Hood
Since the release of a biographical HBO film last year, Temple Grandin’s become even more of an unofficial spokesperson for autism.

  • Added: Apr 20, 2011
  • Length: 03:47
Caption: CSU peer mentor Jane works with Mark, a student with Asperger's Syndrome., Credit: Grace Hood
As the number of people with autism and Asperger’s Syndrome grows, more are heading off to college.

Bought by WABE, New Hampshire Public Radio, KUOW, and WAMC

  • Added: Apr 20, 2011
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: CU Journalism students Kate Spencer (left) and Isa Jones (right) work at the school's online news site, the CU Independent., Credit: Grace Hood
Last fall, University of Colorado officials made headlines when they said they would take a hard look at the future of their journalism program.

  • Added: Feb 23, 2011
  • Length: 04:01
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A shortage of bison meat is pushing prices to a near record-high.

  • Added: Feb 19, 2011
  • Length: 03:22
Caption: Population will almost double in Northern Colorado over the next 30 years.
Northern Colorado is the fastest growing region along the state's Front Range.

  • Added: Jan 19, 2011
  • Length: 04:40
Caption: A poster from the American Veterans Institute
More veterans are going back to school after Congress passed the post 9/11 GI bill last year. It set aside almost $4 billion in scholarship funding...

Bought by WAMC

  • Added: Dec 08, 2010
  • Length: 04:35
  • Purchases: 1
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Last week, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack traveled to Fort Collins to underscore what he says is a startling statistic. Over the past three deca...

Bought by WAMC

  • Added: Sep 01, 2010
  • Length: 04:46
  • Purchases: 1
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The U.S. Forest Service announced plans today to limit human access to caves and abandoned mines in Colorado and four other states.

  • Added: Jul 27, 2010
  • Length: 01:05
Caption: A student presents the product JustMilk, a plastic nipple shield HIV positive moms could use to prevent the spread of HIV to their children
During the month of July, Colorado State University in Fort Collins is hosting 48 budding entrepreneurs, scientists and inventors from 17 countries...

  • Added: Jul 21, 2010
  • Length: 04:47
Caption: Athletes in Tandem matches athletes like Dennis Vanderheiden with disabled kids like Zach Scott to complete running and triathlon races.
Imagine what it would be like to swim a half mile, bike 17 and run another three while pushing and pulling an extra 100 pounds.

Bought by KISU and WAMC

  • Added: Jul 07, 2010
  • Length: 05:14
  • Purchases: 2
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Despite the economic downturn, summer fairs and festivals held their own last year nationwide. And they’re expected to do well again in 2010.

Bought by WLPR and WAMC

  • Added: Jun 30, 2010
  • Length: 04:31
  • Purchases: 2
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Driver’s education classes are a timeless summer ritual for many American teens. But if you’re an adult moving to the US from another country, they...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio

  • Added: Jun 21, 2010
  • Length: 04:17
  • Purchases: 1
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By some accounts this week Afghanistan has now become America’s longest war – surpassing the 103 months that the U.S. occupied Vietnam.

Bought by WAMC

  • Added: Jun 09, 2010
  • Length: 04:44
  • Purchases: 1