Wed November 13, 2013

Emerald Ash Borer Quarantine Hopes To Limit Further Infestation

Emerald Ash Borer

The state department of agriculture has enacted an emergency quarantine to prevent untreated ash tree products and nursery stock from leaving Boulder County because of the Emerald Ash Borer.

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Tue November 12, 2013
Colorado Flood

Flood Damage On U.S. Forest Service Land Approaches $17 Million

Camp Dick Campground on the Boulder Ranger District during the flood.
U.S. Forest Service

The U.S. Forest Service has released initial infrastructure damage estimates from the September floods. 232 roads, 70 trails, 4 bridges and 42 facilities were damaged—adding up to almost $17 million in repairs needed.

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Wed November 6, 2013

Boulder-Owned Utility Takes Another Step Forward

Creative Commons

Supporters of the effort in Boulder to create a city-owned electric utility got a boost in Tuesday’s election, when voters chose a debt-limit measure offered by the city over a competing measure put forth and funded by Xcel Energy.

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Wed November 6, 2013
Election 2013

Colorado’s Fracking Fight Far From Over

A Fort Collins Alliance for Reliable Energy (FARE) supporter works on election night. FARE unsuccessfully opposed a 5-year fracking moratorium in Fort Collins.
Grace Hood KUNC


Wed November 6, 2013
Election 2013

2013 Election Big Success For Colorado’s Fracking Foes

Fort Collins 2A Campaign Manager Kelly Giddens congratulates a supporter as Tuesday election results are reported in Fort Collins.
Grace Hood KUNC