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Rifle Colorado

How Fracking Transforms Fortunes, Land (PHOTOS)

AP | BRENNAN LINSLEY | Posted 06.11.2013 | Denver

RIFLE, Colo. — Three hours west of Denver, across the Continental Divide, the Rocky Mountains begin the long transition into high desert plateau...

Fracking Along the Colorado River: A Report From a Kayak

Zachary Podmore | Posted 01.06.2013 | Denver
Zachary Podmore

Fracking, like any truly controversial topic, has developed the tendency to repel stable facts with magnetic force. Finding reputable information is not easy. There is one thing that's agreed upon, however: Fracking is a 100 percent consumptive use.

Daniel Renwick, Escaped Convict,

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

PHOENIX — The search for two convicted murderers who escaped from a private prison in northwest Arizona continued Sunday, while a third escaped ...

Arizona Fugitive Daniel Renwick Wanted Rifle Cops To Kill Him

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Daniel Renwick, the escaped Arizona inmate who was captured in Rifle last week, appeared in court Wednesday. Renwick was arrested after firing a ...

Sustainability Roundtable Great Use of Time

Adele Israel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Adele Israel

The Colorado Department of Local Affairs (DOLA) has hired a new sustainability director and recently adopted seven principles of sustainability.

6 teens hurt in crash near Rifle

Grand Junction Free Press | GJ Free Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

RIFLE, Colo. - Six teenagers were hurt in a single-car crash on Interstate 70 near Rifle Tuesday afternoon. The driver, Juan Moreno-Zavala,...

Garfield County brochure on air quality aimed at locals

The Aspen Times | Aspen Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

RIFLE, Colo. - As part of an ongoing effort to keep track of air quality in Garfield County, the county's environmental health department has...

Three charged in string of Rifle burglaries

Glenwood Springs Post Independent | Post Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

RIFLE, Colorado - Rifle Police arrested three men for allegedly having some connection with a string of burglaries at local churches and busi...

Garfield County air quality brochure now available

Glenwood Springs Post Independent | Post Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

RIFLE, Colorado - As part of an ongoing effort to keep track of air quality in Garfield County, the county's environmental health department ...

Industry to Garfield County Energy Advisory Board: Well-pad fire no hazard to people

Glenwood Springs Post Independent | Post Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

RIFLE, Colorado - A recent fire on an Antero Resources gas-well pad south of Silt was 800 feet from the nearest home and will be proven blam...

'Rifle Buck' coupon program kicks off

Glenwood Springs Post Independent | Post Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

'Rifle Buck' coupon program kicks off Staff Report Post Independent Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado RIFLE, Colorado - There's a coupon in t...

Impact from early prisoner release on Rifle Correctional Center unclear

Glenwood Springs Post Independent | Post Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

RIFLE, Colorado - It's unclear how the Rifle Correctional Center will be effected under a plan Gov. Bill Ritter announced in August to release abo...