Round-Up: Draft Environmental Assessment released on proposed AF training area; Rural union looks to co-op model for health insurance

April 30, 2012

The Air Force says a proposed expansion of a flight training area in eastern Colorado and western Kansas would have no significant environmental impacts...

The costs of health insurance have become so high in Colorado’s rural areas that the Rocky Mountain Farmers Union says many farmers and ranchers carry policies that only cover them in case of a dire emergency. As a result, the organization is using a familiar business model and forming a healthcare co-op.

For the text report on a health insurance co-op for farmers and ranchers, click here.