Thu October 24, 2013

Groups Look to Longmont In Fracking Ban Fight

A well near Trail Ridge Middle School in Longmont, Colorado.
Nathan Heffel KUNC

Measures seeking to ban or limit the practice of hydraulic fracturing are on November ballots in four Colorado communities. Longmont voters banned fracking within city limits in 2012 and opponents in Boulder, Broomfield, Fort Collins and Lafayette are hoping to follow in the city’s footsteps, regardless of the possible consequences.

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Wed October 23, 2013
Oil and Gas

Fort Collins Ground Zero For Fracking Fight On Front Range

A workover rig performs remedial work on an existing water injection well just inside Fort Collins city limits, Oct. 22.
Grace Hood KUNC

Voters in four Colorado communities — Boulder, Broomfield, Lafayette and Fort Collins — will weigh measures this November seeking to ban or limit the practice of hydraulic fracturing. So far, the largest battle is taking place in Fort Collins, home to about 150,000 people.

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Thu September 19, 2013

VIDEO: Clean Up, Recovery Begins In Post-Flood Longmont

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With estimates of more than 1,800 homes destroyed and more than 16,000 damaged, waterlogged communities are pulling together to start the daunting task of rebuilding.
Source: YouTube · Via: The Associated Press
Volunteers descended on hard-hit Colorado neighborhoods to help people clean up from the floods. In Longmont, residents are searching through their mud-caked belongings for anything that can be saved. (Sept. 18)


Tue August 27, 2013


Fri August 23, 2013

Are Tolls The Future Of North I-25?

Northbound I-25 at exit 257, US34, in Larimer County as it appeared in 2008.
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