Fort Collins plastic bag ban begins, FocoMX details

This episode from April 26 covers a Fort Collins plastic bag ban, the U.S. embassy reopening in Ukraine and details on FocoMX.

Fort Collins plastic bag ban begins, FocoMX details

Ellie Shannon, Kota Babcock, Portia Cook, News Directors

Kyra Mckinley goes over Colorado State University campus news with updates on CSU’s partnership with a women-owned consulting firm. Then, Ellie Shannon covers local news with details on the newly implemented Fort Collins plastic bag ban. Kota Babcock goes over new updates in COVID-19 pandemic statistics and policies. After that, Shannon speaks with Madeleine Boyson from the Gregory Allicar Museum of Art about their open house Wednesday evening.

Then, Babcock goes over information on the reopening of the U.S. embassy in Kyiv, Ukraine, and explains how wildfires are ravaging New Mexico. After that, listeners hear from the “Runners of Foco” podcast about the recent Horsetooth Half Marathon. Shannon goes over what you missed at the Fort Collins Music Experience. Then, Eliza Drotar goes over updates in CSU sports, including details on track and field. To conclude the show, Shannon explains technology updates with information on President Joe Biden’s administration calling for Congress’s help letting more law enforcement agencies access drone tracking systems.

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