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Colorado Rocky Flats Workers Get Benefit Details

Federal officials met with hundreds of former employees of the Rocky Flats nuclear weapons facility to outline the medical help they could receive under new rules.


Former workers and family members cheer Wednesday's ruling. (credit: CBS)

Ruling May Give Rocky Flats Workers Assistance They’ve Fought For

Hundreds and potentially thousands of people who believe their cancer stems from working at the former Rocky Flats nuclear weapons production facility may finally get the help they’ve been fighting for.


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.


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.


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Golden Sues Feds Over Easement For Toll Road

Golden has filed a lawsuit challenging the federal government’s granting of a 300-foot swath of land through the former Rock Flats nuclear weapons plant for a toll road that would cut through town.


SkyFuel will manufacture their solar collectors at the old Rocky Flats plant. (credit: CBS)

Solar Company Goes Green At Rocky Flats

When a solar energy company in Jefferson County needed to expand, it picked a rather unorthodox piece of real estate — the old Rocky Flats nuclear weapons plant.