Round-Up: Unemployment fund looks healthier; Horse virus contained; Debating roadless rules in Washington; and more

· Jun. 23, 2011, 7:06 am

The fund that pays out unemployment benefits in Colorado has been in the red for the past year, but legislative economists say things are starting to turn around...Marathon Oil Company has agreed to pay nearly $150,000 over a fluid spill near Parachute...The Colorado state veterinarian says a horse virus that started showing up this spring has been contained...and, off-road enthusiasts want to open more Colorado public lands up for ATVs, dirt bikes and snow mobiles.

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