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Dems, GOP Debate Over Health Impacts Of Fracking

A debate over the health impacts of fracking is being played out at the state Capitol between Democrats and Republicans.

04/16/2014

Rep. Cory Gardner announces his Senate run on March 1, 2014. (credit: CBS)

Gardner Challenges Udall On Fracking

Republican Rep. Cory Gardner is challenging Democratic Sen. Mark Udall to disavow efforts to rein in the controversial procedure known as “fracking.”

04/01/2014

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Lario Oil & Gas Gets $600M Credit

Lario Oil & Gas says a $600 million credit facility it has negotiated with Wells Fargo and others gives it flexibility as it expands in regions where hydraulic fracking has created an oil boom.

03/24/2014

Broomfield election judges review box with possible uncounted ballots on Jan. 10, 2014. (credit: CBS)

Judge To Decide Validity Of Broomfield Election On Fracking Ban

A judge will now decide the fate of Broomfield’s fiercely scrutinized election and whether to throw out a fracking ban that passed by just 20 votes.

02/25/2014

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Colorado Weighs Need For New Oil Rules After Flood

Colorado regulators said Thursday they will consider whether new rules are needed after 13 oil spills were blamed on last September’s flood, but some county officials said the leaks were comparatively small and that the existing rules worked.

02/07/2014

Broomfield election judges review box with possible uncounted ballots on Jan. 10, 2014. (credit: CBS)

Broomfield Election Officials Find ‘Spoiled’ Ballots

Election judges in Broomfield found “spoiled” ballots when they opened a box of ballots found separate from other material from the November election.

01/10/2014

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Dezzutti: A Crazy Political 2013 May Be Just A Preamble For 2014

As crazy as 2013 was politically in Colorado, with the way things are lining up right now, it may look mild when compared to 2014.

12/31/2013

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Broomfield’s Fracking Vote Recount Results Are In

The recount shows Broomfield voters approved a ban on fracking within the city limits for the next five years by 20 votes.

12/04/2013

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Oil, Gas Industry Sues 2 Front Range Towns Over Fracking Votes

Colorado’s largest oil and gas industry group has filed a lawsuit against two Front Range towns that voted last month to ban hydraulic fracturing, or fracking.

12/03/2013

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Broomfield Begins Fracking Recount Amid Criticism

A recount of Broomfield’s vote on whether to ban hydraulic fracturing began Monday amid criticism from Secretary of State Scott Gessler about how the city handled the state’s new voter registration rules.

12/02/2013

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