Hydraulic Fracturing

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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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Confusion Mars Loveland Fracking Vote

A special election in Loveland on a fracking moratorium has been marred by confusion.

06/24/2014

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5 Things To Know About Colorado Primary Elections

Republicans are deciding on candidates to challenge for the governor’s office, U.S. House of Representatives and legislative seats that could tip the balance of power in the state Senate.

06/24/2014

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People Posing As City Workers Collecting Voters’ Ballots In Loveland

Someone is going around trying to collect voters’ ballots in an election that could put a 2-year moratorium on hydraulic fracturing in Loveland.

06/18/2014

A drilling operation in Erie (credit: CBS)

Erie Homeowners Feel Duped About Plans For More Drilling

Some homeowners in Erie told CBS4 they feel duped after learning about a plan to add wells for oil and gas drilling behind their new housing development.

06/16/2014

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Feds Aren’t Inspecting 4 In 10 Higher-Risk Wells

Four in 10 new oil and gas wells near national forests and fragile watersheds or otherwise identified as higher pollution risks escape federal inspection, unchecked by an agency struggling to keep pace with America’s drilling boom.

06/16/2014

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Will Potential Fracking Compromise Really Stop The Fight?

Even though Gov. John Hickenlooper has crafted a fragile compromise to avoid several fracking ballot issues, the effort might be for naught if environmental groups get their way.

06/10/2014

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Lawsuit Claims Fracking Ban Not Being Enforced In Lafayette

Two Lafayette residents are suing Colorado officials for not enforcing a ban on hydraulic fracturing.

06/10/2014

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Loveland Fracking Campaign Heating Up

A fracking debate in Loveland is heating up in advance of a ballot measure to be considered later this month.

06/03/2014

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Community Confronts Controversial Fracking Operation In Greeley

Residents on Monday got their chance to confront oil and gas executives about a controversial fracking operation involving four wells just a few hundred feet from Northridge High School in Greeley.

05/13/2014

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