Colorado Considers New Pipeline Rules After Deadly Home Explosion In FirestoneA survivor of a deadly home explosion caused by a leaking and abandoned underground gas pipeline urged Colorado regulators Thursday to verify that energy firms who say they've complied with rules actually do so.
NTSB Firestone Home Explosion Report Criticizes Decision To Build Near Gas PipelinesThe National Transportation Safety Board's final report on the home explosion in Firestone that killed two men includes criticism for local entities that allowed homes to be built close to oil and gas pipelines.
Lengthy Testimony For Colorado Oil & Gas Bill Reflects How Much Is At StakeTestimony didn't wrap up until early Wednesday morning for a bill which promises sweeping changes when it comes to safety regulations for the oil and gas industry.
State Lawmakers Propose Biggest Change In Oil And Gas Regulation In 60 YearsState lawmakers call it the biggest change in oil and gas regulation in Colorado in more than 60 years. A Firestone woman who lost her husband and brother in an explosion caused by a leaking flow line is backing the legislation.
'I Remember Being Blown Into The Air': Erin Martinez Describes Firestone Home Explosion, Calls For Oil & Gas ChangesIn her first public comments since being injured in the Firestone explosion that killed her husband and another man, Erin Martinez says she supports changes to Colorado's oil and gas industry rules.
King Soopers In Firestone Evacuated, Fire Crews Go Into CeilingThe King Soopers store in Firestone was evacuated Tuesday morning while firefighters tried to rescue someone who was stuck in the ceiling inside the store.
Cops Buy Frazzled Nurses Ice Cream Following Arrest In Doctor's OfficeUndercover Longmont police officers were surprised to find a carjacking suspect sitting in the lobby of a medical facility Friday afternoon. But not nearly as shocked as the nurses and staff who called 9-1-1 when the officers shouted "Police!", drew their weapons, and took the suspect into custody.
'Just Really Touched Me': Painted Rocks Pop Up All Along Community PathA few times a week Barb Northcutt takes her corgis, Gracie and Joey, along a walking path between homes in Firestone.
Another Day Of Storms Brings More Hail, Funnel CloudTuesday brought more severe weather across the Denver metro area, with some damaging hail and a sighting of a funnel cloud.
'Lifts You Back Up': Contractor Helps Blind Veteran With Basement RemodelWhat may look like an ordinary basement remodel to most is a dream come true to Vern and Joyce Sorensen.
Anadarko Settles With Firestone Explosion FamiliesAnadarko Petroleum Corporation says it has come to an agreement with the Martinez and Irwin families in Firestone.
Oil & Gas Well Near School Property Draws ProtestersProtesters gathered outside an oil and gas well location in rural Greeley on Sunday.
Lawsuit: Energy Company Cut Safety Budget Before Fatal BlastA shareholder lawsuit alleges Anadarko Petroleum was focused on keeping oil and gas flowing from older wells, not fixing potential safety problems, in the months before a fatal house explosion in Colorado linked to an Anadarko well.
'Huge Loss': Firestone Honors Victims Of House ExplosionTuesday marks a year since a deadly home explosion in Firestone claimed the lives of two men.
1st Anniversary Of Firestone Explosion Nears; Residents Want More ActionIt has almost been a full year since gas seeped into the ground from a well in Firestone causing a home to explode.