Susana Martinez

Animas River (credit: La Plata County)

Colorado Mine Spill Prompts Changes In Warning System

A massive wastewater spill from an old gold mine in southwestern Colorado prompted state officials to expand the list of downstream users they warn after such accidents.


Animas River (credit: La Plata County)

Interior Department To Lead Review Of Colorado River Spill

The Interior Department will lead a review of the Colorado mine spill that tainted rivers in three western states.


Animas River retention pools at the Gold King Mine (credit: CBS)

Top EPA Official Takes Responsibility For Mine Spill

Townspeople watching millions of gallons of orange-colored mine waste flow through their communities demanded clarity Tuesday about possible long-term threats to their water supply.


(credit: Angie Wingerd/Ignited Imagery) The Animas River at Bakers Bridge on Sunday afternoon shows changes in the color of contaminated water from the Gold King Mine blowout near Silverton. The water is cleared up to an extent since Thursday, when it was a deeper orange color from metals. The plume of contaminants has moved into Utah.

Gov. Hickenlooper Declares Emergency Over Mine Spill Into Animas River

The latest in the mine spill into the Animas River:


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Gov. Martinez Signs Law to Create 500-Mile Statewide Trail

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez has signed into law a measure to create a 500-mile, statewide recreation trail stretching from Colorado to Texas.


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Amtrak Says Southwest Chief’s New Mexico Routes To Remain

Amtrak will stick with its existing New Mexico route of the Southwest Chief passenger train, according to the company.


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Western Experts Gather For Regional Drought Forum

Experts from across the West are gathering in New Mexico to discuss the effects of drought on recreation and tourism.


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Christie To Hit 19 States, Including Colorado, In Final Midterm Stretch

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will visit at least 19 states during the final five days before the midterm elections, according to a schedule released on Wednesday.


New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez speaks during the third day of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 29, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Former Massachusetts Gov. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney was nominated as the Republican presidential candidate during the RNC, which is scheduled to conclude August 30. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

New Mexico Governor In Colorado For GOP Meeting

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez has traveled to Colorado for fundraising and a political meeting.


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Republicans Boost Hispanic Outreach In Southwest

The Republican Party is expanding its Hispanic outreach in the Southwest, hoping to capitalize on the popularity of its two Hispanic governors in the region and win back a part of the country that has been trending Democratic.



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