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Wyoming Trails and Paths Assessed

wyoming-state-flag-EDIT-300A task force has been created to assess recreational trails and paths in Wyoming.  The goal is for the task force to create a report to help the state better understand the opportunities and challenges of non-motorized recreation. The task force was created through a law that was signed by Governor Matt Mead during the last legislative session.  This will be Continue reading

Colorado Substance Abuse Report

substance-abuse2Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman has submitted the the annual report from the “Substance Abuse Trend and Response Task Force'” to the State Judiciary Committees of Continue reading

Pro-Fracking Measure Passes State Senate

frackingRepublicans in the Colorado Senate advanced a pro-fracking measure Friday that makes a statement in advance of a Continue reading

Mineral Owners Could get Compensation from Anti-Fracking Governments

frackingMineral owners would get compensation from local governments that restrict fracking under a bill being considered by Colorado lawmakers. Whether more regulations over fracking are needed is expected to be one of Continue reading

Lawmakers Want Compensation for Fracking Bans

frackingColorado House Republicans will propose legislation requiring counties that ban fracking to pay mineral owners for losing their Continue reading

Oil and Gas Task Force Visit Weld County Rigs

oil-and-gas-industry-300Members of Governor John Hickenlooper’s oil and gas task force are looking at drilling rigs in Weld County. The visit Friday was part of a plan to educate task force members about the drilling and reclamation process before they discuss suggestions to regulate the industry in urban areas. Several members of the task force say the Continue reading