Hickenlooper Signs Wildfire Mitigation Bills In DurangoLegislation to boost a grant program that helps communities remove forest fuels to prevent wildfires has been signed into law by Gov. John Hickenlooper.
Trespassing While Hunting Case For State Wildlife Chief Delayed Until JuneThere's been another delay in a landowner's legal fight to punish a top government official for trespassing. The case focuses on hunting and Colorado's natural resources executive director.
Illegal Hunting Case Involving Natural Resources Executive Director ReopenedHe's a high-ranking executive in the state government and even oversaw the creation of Colorado Parks and Wildlife, but now Mike King is under fire because a case of illegal hunting is being reopened.
Half Of Colorado In Some Level Of DroughtState officials say about half of Colorado remains in some level of drought.
Trespassing While Hunting Citation Dropped For State Wildlife Chief The citation for trespassing while hunting against the head of Colorado's wildlife department has been dropped.
Colorado Wildlife Chief Cited For Trespassing On HuntThe head of Colorado's wildlife department has been cited for trespassing while hunting.
Suncor To Pay $1.9M To Settle Sand Creek Oil Spill LawsuitSuncor oil refinery operators have agreed to pay $1.9 million to settle a lawsuit by federal and state authorities over an oil spill that contaminated Sand Creek and the South Platte River.
Have Fun & Help Fund The Colorado Avalanche Information CenterThe largest fundraiser for the Colorado Avalanche Information Center will be held this weekend. It’s a state agency that gets a lot of money from the state, but about a quarter of their budget come from donations
New Legislation Helps Homeowners With Wildfire Mitigation CostsHomeowners who want to do wildfire mitigation now have access to millions of dollars in matching funds from the state.
Area Impacted By Natural Gas Liquids Leak GrowsState officials say liquid hydrocarbons that have been seeping into the ground at a western Colorado gas field have affected a larger area than initially believed.
Colorado Senate Gives Initial OK To BudgetThe improving economy is giving Colorado lawmakers the power to restore budget cuts from recent years, and the Democrat-led Senate gave an initial OK to next year's spending plan on Wednesday.
Probe Of Spill Near Parachute Focuses On Valve BoxOil company workers looking for the source of a liquid hydrocarbon found near Parachute Creek are focusing on a valve box for a pipeline carrying natural gas liquids away from a natural gas plant.