EPA: Sediment Accidentally Released In Western Colorado CreekThe Environmental Protection Agency says a contractor inadvertently released about 2,000 gallons of sediment-bearing water into a western Colorado creek from a holding pond outside an inactive mine.
On Colorado Mine Cleanup, Superfund Idea Divides ResidentsSouthwestern Colorado residents told Congress on Thursday that the Gold King Mine blowout and other mines spilling acid waste into waterways could cause serious long-term damage to their tourism economy, but they disagreed on whether a federal Superfund designation would help or hurt.
On Gold King Mine Cleanup, Superfund Idea Divides ResidentsSouthwestern Colorado residents are telling Congress the Gold King Mine blowout could cause long-term damage to their tourism-based economy, but they disagree on whether Superfund designation is the solution.
Former Parker Mayor Says He Will Run For SenateGreg Lopez, a Republican and former director of the Colorado office of the Small Business Administration, is running for U.S. Senate in a longshot bid to unseat Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet.
Colorado Ag Commissioner John Salazar RetiringColorado Agriculture Commissioner John Salazar is retiring after four years leading the agency through restructuring and a listeria outbreak that threatened the cantaloupe industry.
Democrats' Streak On The Line In Colorado ElectionBefitting its status as a national political bellwether, Colorado is home to at least three nationally watched political races that will be decided Tuesday.
Democrats Join Tipton In Pushing Roan SettlementLeading Colorado Democrats are joining with Republican Congressman Scott Tipton in asking the Interior Department to finalize a proposed settlement over drilling on the Roan Plateau.
Tipton, Udall Oppose Colorado Monument Park StatusColorado National Monument in Mesa County is not going to be designated a national park.
Tipton Wins Colorado's 3rd District GOP PrimaryTwo-term congressman Scott Tipton has won the Republican primary election for Colorado's 3rd Congressional District, defeating tea party activist David Cox.
Colorado Republican Primaries Include Free-For-AllVoting concludes on Tuesday in three Republican congressional primaries, including one for a rare open seat representing eastern Colorado.
Colorado GOP Battles Over 2 Congressional SeatsFour Republican candidates are duking it out over the chance to secure their party's nomination for a rare open congressional seat that covers much of the eastern third of Colorado.
Former Colorado State Legislator Runs For Congress A former state legislator from Pueblo has announced he will run for the 3rd Congressional District seat now held by Republican Scott Tipton of Cortez.