US Withdraws Western Colorado Land From Oil, Gas Lease SaleThe federal government has withdrawn about 43 square miles (110 square kilometers) of public land from a June auction for oil and gas leases in western Colorado after challenges were filed.
Christo Abandons 'Over The River' Project In ColoradoThe artist Christo says he has abandoned his plan to drape translucent fabric above portions of Colorado's scenic Arkansas River, a proposal that generated fierce opposition and a long court battle.
US Considers Mining Limits To Save Sage GrouseThe Obama administration will release five possible plans Thursday for limiting mining on federal land in the West to protect the vulnerable greater sage grouse, but it isn't saying which it prefers.
Northwestern Colorado Mine Gets Access To More Federal CoalThe federal government has agreed to lease Peabody Energy Corp. another 340,000 tons of publicly owned coal at a northwestern Colorado mine.
Expansion Of Colorado's Largest Coal Mine Clears A HurdleColorado's flagging coal industry got a glimmer of hope when the federal government removed one obstacle to expanding the state's largest mine, but it isn't a done deal, and further court challenges are likely.
College Students Vandalize Native American RuinsFort Lewis College in Durango is looking into a case of vandalism involving students.
Wild Horses Slow To Take Bait, But Still Get CapturedIt turns out wild horses have been slow to take the bait near Craig.
25 Oil & Gas Leases Canceled In Western ColoradoThe federal government has reversed course and canceled 25 oil and gas leases in Western Colorado.
Officials Say They Know Who Put Nail Boards On Eagle TrailInvestigators say they know who put nail boards along an informal biking trail in Eagle County.
600 Wild Horses Targeted In RoundupThe Bureau of Land Management estimates there are 600 wild horses in a herd near Craig targeted for a roundup next month.
Group Claims BLM Is Trying To Wipe Out Wild Horse PopulationThere were two cases presented to the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals Monday, both involving the Bureau of Land Management’s Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board and the management of wild horse populations in Wyoming.
BLM Committed To Healthy Wild Horses, Will Not EuthanizeThere are approximately 70,000 wild horses and burros on public lands in the West and there's been a controversy about how to deal with them.