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Ken Salazar

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Nature Park Planned For Urban Denver Neighborhood

The uninitiated might see only the empty, miniature vodka bottles and ghostly plastic shopping bags littering a vacant lot in northeast Denver. Wildlife biologist Stacie Gilmore’s trained eyes scan a pool of drainage water and pick out red-winged blackbirds hiding in the cattails.

06/01/2014

Rep. Mark Waller, R-Colorado Springs (credit: CBS)

Colorado AG’s Race Gets Another Contender In Mark Waller

Colorado House Republican Leader Mark Waller will try to replace term-limited state Attorney General John Suthers in a contest that includes a former Democratic prosecutor and Suthers’ chief deputy.

07/01/2013

Ken Salazar (credit: CBS)

Bennet Hosts Reception Welcoming Salazar Back To Colorado

Supporters of former U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar are welcoming him back to Colorado.

06/07/2013

Ken Salazar (credit: U.S. Department of the Interior)

Salazar Bids Farewell To Interior Department In Washington

Sally Jewell has been sworn in as Interior secretary, replacing Ken Salazar, who stepped down after more than four years as head of the agency responsible for more than 500 million acres of national parks and other public lands.

04/12/2013

Gov. John Hickenlooper on "Face the Nation" (credit: CBS)

Hickenlooper Talks Spending Cuts On ‘Face The Nation’

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper is wrapping up his visit to Washington, D.C. for the National Governors Association meeting.

02/24/2013

Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge (credit: CBS)

Colorado Getting More Than $2M To Pay For Trails, Shuttles

Colorado is getting $2.2 million in federal funds to pay for a new trail link in a Denver-area network, and to improve access to Rocky Mountain National Park and Chimney Rock National Monument.

02/18/2013

Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge (credit: CBS)

Salazar, LaHood To Make Colorado Trails Announcement

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood are visiting the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge outside Denver.

02/18/2013

Andrew Romanoff (credit: CBS)

Former House Speaker Romanoff To Run For Congress

Former Colorado Speaker of the House Andrew Romanoff announced Saturday he will run for the 6th Congressional District seat in 2014.

02/02/2013

Lt. Gov.-Elect Joe Garcia on Nov. 2, 2010. (Photo by Matt McClain/Getty Images)

Garcia: The Latest Coloradan Called Up

Reports of Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia being nominated as President Obama’s next Secretary of Labor continues Colorado’s strong national influence, and will trigger quite the domino affect in Colorado politics.

01/31/2013

U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar at the Democratic National Convention on Sept.4, 2012 in Charlotte, N.C. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Interior Secretary Salazar Leaving Obama’s Cabinet

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar, who oversaw a moratorium on offshore drilling after the BP oil spill and promoted alternative energy sources throughout the nation, will step down in March.

01/16/2013

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