Environment

4:13pm

Wed May 2, 2012
Environment

Fracking the Focus of Congressional Hearing at Colorado Capitol [Updated]

An oil and gas rig in Weld County, Colo.
Kirk Siegler

Denver was the location for a U.S. Congressional field hearing on hydraulic fracturing on Wednesday. Panelists and members of Congress debated whether the fracking process is safe, and if federal regulations would be overreaching.

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12:24pm

Wed May 2, 2012
Environment

Obama Administration Touts Colorado Forest Plan

US Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack is praising a plan to protect 4.2 million acres of roadless National Forest lands in Colorado. 

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7:45am

Wed May 2, 2012
The Two-Way

VIDEO: 'Zuul The Terrordog' Howls Along To 'Talk Of The Nation' Theme

Originally published on Wed May 2, 2012 10:37 am

Zuul likes to "sing" along with Talk of the Nation's theme.
YouTube

Maybe Zuul's just trying to say she wants to hear more, or less, of Political Junkie Ken Rudin on Talk of the Nation.

Zull's human pals, though, think the Weimaraner has learned to howl along with the show's song.

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6:30am

Wed May 2, 2012
Environment

Fracking the Focus of Congressional Hearing at Colorado Capitol

An oil and gas rig in Weld County, Colo.
Photo by Kirk Siegler

Colorado Fifth District Congressman Doug Lamborn (R-Colorado Springs) is holding a hearing this morning in Denver on proposed federal regulations governing the drilling process known as hydraulic fracturing.

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5:00am

Wed May 2, 2012
Environment

Agriculture Secretary to Announce Final Roadless Rule

KUNC File Photo

In Denver this morning, US Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack will join Governor John Hickenlooper to unveil an expected final rule for managing some four million acres of roadless national forests in Colorado. 

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