Posts Categorized: Localized National

What did YOU eat today?

Let me guess: much of it was already prepared in factory kitchens hundreds of miles away and the main ingredients were corn or soy products (or both). Am I right? According to the USDA, 93% of corn, 94% of soybeans and 95% of cotton contain patented genetically engineered genes as well as 95% of sugar beets and canola according to industry reports. In addition, varieties of genetically engineered papayas, zucchini, yellow crookneck squash, alfalfa and sweet corn have been approved [...]

Browns Canyon Listening Session Draws Unanimous Support in Golden

Local Ark Valley Libation Society collaborative fundraising beer, Brown’s Canyon India style Brown Ale, was a hit with supporters. From left: Bill Dvorak, Dvorak’s Kayak and Rafting Expeditions and leader of Sporstmen for Browns Canyon; Keith Baker, Friends of Browns Canyon, Sen. Mark Udall and Andy Neinas, Echo Canyon River Expedition, and past head of both the Colorado and Arkansas River Outfitters Associations.

A veritable A-list of environmental organizations, raft outfitters and a trickle of private citizens voiced unanimous support [...]

A message from the Secretary of Veterans Affairs

Today, we pay homage to those who placed themselves on the Altar of Freedom for love of country. Memorial Day is a time for remembrance, reflection, and respect—for honoring the men and women who gave their lives in service to the Nation.