At an E-Mart in Seoul, Korea, an employee offers samples of “Rocky Mountain Steaks.” This, however, doesn’t refer to the Rocky Mountains or Colorado, which in 2018 saw South Korea become the largest importer of Colorado beef. It was a “western-themed” promotion for U.S. beef, according to the U.S. Meat Export Federation. (Provided by the U.S. Meat Export Federation)

South Korea, home of Hanwoo and bulgogi, is now largest importer of Colorado beef

The trade war with China had little to do with South Korea’s rise but future trade could impact Colorado’s beef industry

Business Primary category in which blog post is published
Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Idaho Springs voters will decide whether to recall Mayor Michael Hillman after signatures are verified

Recall backers collected about twice the number of signatures required. The recall election will be held in February, March or April

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

BLM, citing public ire, demands intensive review of test bores before mine above Glenwood Springs can expand

Colorado River communities and U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton want close scrutiny of plan to grow a limestone quarry that many worry could disrupt Glenwood Springs' tourism economy and harm its beloved hot springs