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The Colorado River (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Colorado River Seen As Depleting Regional Resource

Federal officials say rising demand and falling supply pose a risk of water shortages over the next 50 years for some 40 million people dependent on the Colorado River.

12/12/2012

A wild horse on the Western Slope (credit: CBS)

Ken Salazar: Wild Horse Sales To Be Scrutinized

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is restricting the number of wild horses people can buy from the federal government and promises to prosecute those who sell mustangs for slaughter.

12/11/2012

The Colorado River (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

US, Mexico Rewrite Rules On Sharing Colorado River

The United States and Mexico are rewriting rules on how to share water from the Colorado River, capping a five-year effort to form a united front against future drought in their western states.

11/20/2012

U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar at the event near Colorado Springs (credit: CBS)

Ken Salazar Apologizes After Threatening To Punch Reporter

He threatened to punch a reporter and now U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar says he regrets it.

11/14/2012

The Colorado River (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Colorado, Other Western Communities Boiling Over Water Quality

Communities across the West are demanding limits on oil shale drilling along the Colorado River over concerns the thirst for oil could lead to polluted water supplies for millions of people.

10/29/2012

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Both Sides React To 2nd Presidential Debate

In the aftermath of last night’s combative debate in suburban New York, President Barack Obama campaigns today in Iowa, while Mitt Romney will be in Virginia.

10/17/2012

The Sangre de Cristo Conservation Area (credit: CBS)

Salazar Creates Sangre De Cristo Conservation Area

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar says he’s creating a conservation area in the San Luis Valley now that billionaire Louis Bacon has agreed to protect more of his vast landholdings in southern Colorado.

09/14/2012

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar at the DNC (credit: CBS)

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar: Colorado Close To Obama’s Heart

Interior Secretary and Former U.S. Senator from Colorado Ken Salazar spoke at the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday. He believes Colorado plays an important role in the upcoming election for many reasons.

09/05/2012

Gov. John Hickenlooper (credit: CBS)

Hickenlooper To Speak To Democrats In Charlotte

It’s a big test for Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper. He’s addressing the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday evening.

09/05/2012

President Barack Obama delivers remarks during a campaign event at Colorado College in Colorado Springs  (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages)

Obama Wraps Up Campaign Visit In Colorado Springs

President Barack Obama has wrapped up his two-day campaign visit to Colorado with a rally in Colorado Springs.

08/09/2012

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