3 Million Gallons Of Metal-Laden Water Reaches Animas River, Worried Residents Await InformationGov. John Hickenlooper is preparing a State of Emergency for the areas in southwest Colorado along the Animas River. Both the town of Durango and La Plata County have already issued their own emergency orders.
Sen. Udall Takes Up Mine Pollution IssueU.S. Sen. Mark Udall is trying to find better legal ways to clean up abandoned mines in the West.