Weld County


Sun July 21, 2013

Cancer Concerns With Colorado's Drilling, Fracking Boom

As gas and oil drilling are reaching all-time highs in Colorado, drilling is occurring closer to schools and residential neighborhoods, like this one in Fort Collins.
David O. Williams Colorado Public News


Tue July 16, 2013
Oil and Gas

Recycled Fracking Fluid? CO Companies Look To Ease Water Worries

The before, during and after of the fracking fluid recycling process in Pennsylvania.
Scott Detrow State Impact Pennsylvania


Fri July 12, 2013

Watch As This Farmer In A Tractor Outruns A Wildfire To Dig A Firebreak

Screencap from video of Eric Howard's daring tractor ride
John Fenton youtube.com


Tue July 9, 2013

For The Politically Disenfranchised: A New State Or A Change At The Legislature?

A view inside the dome of the Colorado state capitol.
Kent Landerholm Creative Commons

Weld County Commissioners will now float two ideas at upcoming community meetings aimed at addressing what they say is a growing feeling of rural disenfranchisement from the political process.

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Mon July 1, 2013