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Drilling Waste Well Allowed To Reopen After Quakes

Colorado oil and gas regulators have decided to allow a Weld County wastewater disposal well to reopen, albeit at lower pressures and volumes after two earthquakes.

07/17/2014

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Injection Well Closed During Investigation Into What Caused Earthquakes In Weld County

The commission investigating seismic activity near wastewater disposal sites in Weld County met Friday afternoon to discuss developments since it ordered an injection well temporarily shut down.

06/27/2014

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Another Weld County Quake Prompts Closure Of Injection Well

Experts are looking at the latest in a string of earthquakes to rattle an area near Greeley with questions about whether it’s related to oil and gas operations.

06/24/2014

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Rapids, Earthquakes Play To Scoreless Tie

Alan Gordon hit the crossbar in the opening minute for San Jose and that was as close as the Earthquakes and the Colorado Rapids got to scoring in their 0-0 draw Saturday.

04/19/2014

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CSU Researchers Study Earthquakes With ‘Shake House’ In California

Researchers at Colorado State University are in California studying earthquakes by making a house shake.

08/19/2013

Rory Royce shows CBS4's Rick Sallinger the perks of the "Ultimate Bunker" (credit: CBS)

Prepping For ‘Doomsday’ Becomes Big Business

The fallout shelters of the 1950s are clearly making a comeback, and 21st century shelters are of a different breed. Survival has become big business.

07/08/2013

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Earthquake And Drilling Link Prompts Colorado Review

Recent earthquakes in Colorado and elsewhere were induced by a drilling procedure to dispose of wastewater, federal geologists planned to argue in a report announced Wednesday.

12/04/2012

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Report: Don’t Worry Much About Quakes And Fracking

The controversial practice of hydraulic fracturing to extract natural gas does not pose a high risk for triggering earthquakes large enough to feel, but other types of energy-related drilling can make the ground noticeably shake, a major government science report concludes.

06/15/2012

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Earthquakes Once Again Felt In Southern Colorado

The earth has been shaking in southern Colorado again after a magnitude 4.0 earthquake struck near the New Mexico-Colorado border Monday evening.

09/13/2011

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