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Ground Level Ozone Alert In Front Range Today

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 09.24.2011 | Denver

An "Ozone Action Day Alert" that was first issued on Sunday afternoon is still in effect Monday until 4 p.m. for the Front Range, The Colorado Departm...

Colorado River Water Consumption Now Exceeds Annual Supply

The Denver Post | Bruce Finley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Colorado River water consumed yearly for agriculture and by the 30 million Westerners who rely on it now exceeds the total annual flow. A growing a...

Colorado River Sixth On Endangered Rivers List

Colorado Independent | David O. Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The scenic Upper Colorado River between its headwaters in Rocky Mountain National Park and its confluence with the Roaring Fork River has landed the s...

Boomtown Blues and Black Sunday Revisited

Andrew Gulliford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Andrew Gulliford

Twenty-eight years ago this month, on the 1st Sunday in May, Exxon, the largest corporation in the world, pulled the plug on its massive oil shale project. Overnight, 2,600 people lost their jobs.

Boulder: Chief Niwot's Curse and the Paradox of Paradise

Merete Mueller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Merete Mueller

By now we all know that Boulder's been dubbed "happiest and healthiest" city in America. Yes, we know we live in paradise. And sometimes that's half the problem.

Colorado Water Usage Report: Front Range Uses Only 19 Percent Of State's Water

Denver Business Journal | Cathy Proctor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A new report on Colorado's water usage concludes that the Front Range uses about 19 percent of the state's water, yet generates between 80 and 86 perc...

Preble's Meadow Jumping Mouse Protection Creates Controversy On Front Range (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The Fish and Wildlife Service proposed on Wednesday to nearly double the size of the protected habitat of the Preble's meadow jumping mouse, an endang...

Colorado Budget Cuts Have Some Preparing For Battle Between Western Slope And Front Range

The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel | Gary Harmon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Western Slope politicians and organizations are hoping that battles over the state budget don't boil down to a rural-urban divide. If that happens, r...