The future of the Colowyo Mine south of Craig in northwestern Colorado is still up in the air.
Residents in northwestern Colorado are worried one of the region’s largest economic engines will be shut down.
Federal regulators are moving ahead with a court-ordered environmental review of a Colorado coal mine’s permit that could save the jobs of about 220 miners. However it’s not clear if regulators will still challenge the court’s overall ruling that that they consider the impacts of coal mining on climate change.
A federal judge in Denver is considering a lawsuit to stop the expansion of coal mining in northwestern Colorado.
Just like the mountains play an important role in winter storms, they also help determine who sees bitter cold.
A 17-year-old boy was killed Friday afternoon when the pickup truck he was driving collided with a tractor-trailer near Craig.
The plan to cut emissions by 30 percent by 2030 attracted crowds to regional hearings this summer, including Denver.
Environmental Protection Agency officials are visiting northwestern Colorado to learn more about how proposed pollution rules for power plants could affect a region where the economy is tied to coal.
Single-engine air tankers are helping firefighters battle a new wildfire in northwestern Colorado.
Firefighters have kept a 32-square-mile blaze from spreading in northwestern Colorado as scattered showers fall in the area.