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Wyoming solar eclipse traffic jam was one for the record books 23.8.2017 Denver Post: News: Local
Eclipse enthusiasts in Wyoming on Monday didn’t just witness history, they made it: the sparsely populated state had the most traffic it has ever seen, as more than half a million people rushed to their cars and hopped on the road to get home just seconds after the moon blocked the sun.
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Meet the nation’s most endangered national monuments 23.8.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
The fate of some national monuments could become clear this week when Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke concludes his review of 27 national monuments from the South Pacific Ocean to off the coast of New England, as directed by an executive order that President Donald Trump signed this spring.
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Boy and family walks across country for diabetes cure 20.8.2017 Denver Post: News: Local
Noah Barnes, 11, has spent more than 200 days walking on foot across the country. He's covered hundreds and hundreds of miles and has been through eight states. When asked recently what his favorite part of the journey has been, he was quick to answer.
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Wildfire evacuation orders affect hundreds in California, Oregon 20.8.2017 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Evacuation orders affecting hundreds of people were issued in California and Oregon as wildfires neared small towns, including one that's a prime location for viewing the eclipse.
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Rapids new German winger is training with the team but he’s not game fit yet 20.8.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
When Stefan Aigner came over from Germany a few weeks ago on a Rapids recruiting trip, club officials brought him onto the pitch at Dick's Sporting Goods Park and had a clever surprise waiting for him. Playing on the screen at the north end of the stadium were FIFA Soccer video game scenes of Aigner playing in a Rapids uniform, scoring all sorts of goals. It will be a while before he gets a chance to do it in the flesh, because he's still getting into game shape, but this team certainly needs an infusion of offensive prowess.
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How John Elway, Vance Joseph navigate early injuries to try to maintain roster depth 19.8.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
After three weeks of training camp that turned out record crowds at Dove Valley, the Broncos are banged up, forcing them to consider multiple times over how to keep their roster intact as Week 1 approaches.
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The West’s latest prospecting frenzy? Extraterrestrial gold. 14.8.2017 High Country News Most Recent
Companies are hunting for lithium near Moab, Utah.
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The West’s latest mining frenzy? Extraterrestrial gold. 14.8.2017 High Country News Most Recent
Companies are hunting for lithium near Moab, Utah.
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Chad Bettis’ return to Rockies is a story of love, not a story of cancer 13.8.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
The life-changing journey began at the Sanctuary Resort and Spa at Camelback Mountain, a luxury resort in Scottsdale, Ariz. where Chad and Kristina Bettis were married Nov. 21, 2015.
Concerns over the proposed expansion of Colorado coal mines (4 letters) 13.8.2017 Denver Post: Opinion
The editorial board’s false alarm that coal plants will “starve” unless two Colorado mines expand into “pristine" forest deeply misunderstands the coal market, Economics 101, and climate change.
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Utah’s $1.9 billion claim from Gold King Mine spill reveals no details 10.8.2017 Denver Post: Local
Utah's $1.9 billion claim against the Environmental Protection Agency for a multistate mine waste spill says Utah's water, soil and wildlife were damaged, but it offers no specifics.
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Interior Department scraps Obama-era rule on coal royalties 8.8.2017 Denver Post: All Political News
The Interior Department on Monday scrapped an Obama-era rule on coal royalties that mining companies had criticized as burdensome and costly.
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New Mexico congressional delegation worries state, Navajo Nation will be left out of EPA’s new Gold King promises 7.8.2017 Denver Post: Local
All five members of New Mexico's congressional delegation say they are worried some promises made by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt during his trip Friday to the Gold King Mine won't apply to their state and the Navajo Nation.
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Power play: How outdoor retailers are positioned as a political, economic and social force for change 6.8.2017 Denver Post: News: Local
As the heavy-weight Outdoor Retailer trade shows pack for a new base camp in Colorado, the outdoor industry is wielding a newfound power.
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Regional books: Murder and mayhem during Colorado’s gold rush; western music of Tin Pan Alley 5.8.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
Colorado was founded on gold. In 1859, some 100,000 people joined the rush to the Rockies, and in a couple of years, they had filed nearly 15,000 claims. Those gold-seekers are long gone, of course.
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Scott Pruitt says EPA “walked away” from Colorado after Gold King spill, commits to making Silverton clean-up a priority 4.8.2017 Denver Post: News: Local
Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt says his agency "walked away" from Colorado after the Gold King Mine spill under the Obama administration, vowing to make a cleanup of abandoned mines around Silverton a priority.
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Man charged with murder after he walks to Denver-area police station to confess 4.8.2017 Denver Post: Local
A 58-year-old man charged with first-degree murder after he walked to the Sheridan police station and confessed to fatally shooting a 50-year-old man.
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Drug agents seize 240 marijuana plants from suspected grow operation in Boulder Canyon 4.8.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
The Boulder County Drug Task Force seized 240 marijuana plants from a suspected grow operation at a house in Boulder Canyon on Thursday.
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Cory Gardner, Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper to hold town hall after Gold King Mine visit 4.8.2017 Denver Post: All Political News
U.S. Sens. Cory Gardner and Michael Bennet, along with Gov. John Hickenlooper and U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, will hold a town hall in Durango on Friday afternoon following their trip to the Gold King Mine with EPA chief Scott Pruitt.
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Sunlight Mountain Resort announces Japanese partnership 3.8.2017 Denver Post: Local
As part of the partnership, Sunlight season-holders are eligible for three free ski days at Kiroro.
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