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This Thursday, "Insight with John Ferrugia" investigates the residential gas explosion that killed two people in Firestone last April. What measures are the State of Colorado and the oil and gas industry taking to ensure these accidents aren't repeated as neighborhoods are increasingly developed in active gas-producing areas?

Learn more on "Insight with John Ferrugia: Firestone Gas Explosion,"  Thursday, December 14 at 7pm. 


This week on Rocky Mountain PBS...

Finding Your Roots: Southern Roots
Tuesday, December 12 at 7pm
Questlove, Dr. Phil, and Charlayne Hunter-Gault dig into their Southern roots, where slavery shaped families both black and white.

Remembering Leonard Nimoy
Tuesday, December 12 at 10pm
This film offers an intimate look at Leonard Nimoy as a son, father, husband, and social media activist for COPD.

Nature: Soul of the Elephant
Wednesday, December 13 at 7pm
An intimate look at one of the world’s most intelligent and sensitive animals.

NOVA: Secret Tunnel Warfare
Wednesday, December 13 at 8:00pm
In WW1, Allied troops tunneled under enemy lines to create the biggest explosion ever seen.

DCL Presents Jojo Moyes
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The NYT bestselling author introduces "Still Me." Tickets include reserved seats, signing, dessert and hardcover book.

Colorado Experience: Amusements NEW!
Thursday, December 14 at 7:30pm
Discover some of Colorado’s oldest amusement parks, including Elitch Gardens, Lakeside, and Burlington's animal carousel.

USS Indianapolis LIVE - From the Deep
Thursday, December 14 at 8pm
Take a live tour of the wreckage from the USS Indianapolis, the WWII vessel sunk in 1945.

Arts District: Spotlight on Colorado NEW!
Friday, December 15 at 8:30pm
Featuring Clyfford Still's paintings, fabric art from Pop Artist Jann Haworth, and Bruce Munro's Field of Light in Southern Colorado.

Explore Denver's Music Roots
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Denver's Folklore Center is modeled after the original Folklore Center in New York City, and has attracted icons like Joan Baez and Bob Dylan.

Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Friday, December 15 at 9pm
Celebrate Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and guest artist Rolando Villazón.

Dream A Little Bigger…
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As you prepare to spend time with your loved ones this holiday season, consider the gift that keeps on giving.

Binge Now: Victoria Season 1
Sunday, December 17 at 8pm
View "Victoria" Season 1 on RMPBS Passport now, or watch the rebroadcast starting Sunday!
Rocky Mountain PBS News Articles

Anadarko plans to test more frequently after equipment was “contributing factor” in deadly blast

The oil and gas company linked to a deadly house explosion in Firestone last April told Rocky Mountain PBS that some of its equipment was a “contributing factor” in the blast. The federal investigation into the incident, however, may last another five to ten months, according to a spokesperson for the National Transportation Safety Board.


Changing the Culture of Sexual Harassment

Considering the recent slate of sexual harassment cases within the media, RMPBS is working to provide special community programming that invites thoughtful conversation about this complex issue. To begin this dialogue, RMPBS will screen Jennifer Newsom’s powerful documentary, "The Mask You Live In," in Grand Junction, Colorado Springs, Durango, and Denver.


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