Gold Dome: Safety First for Oil and Gas

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Despite pushback from the oil and gas industry, House lawmakers are moving forward with a plan to require regulators to consider the public health and the environmental effects of drilling first and foremost when reviewing permit applications.

The El Paso County sheriff said the shooting of Micah Flick, the deputy shot Monday during a traffic theft investigation, is part of a trend of violence against law enforcement officers.

But state lawmakers are at a loss in coming up with ideas of how to stop such deaths.

One month after Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ memo on legalized marijuana, U.S. attorneys are staying the course of upholding federal law.

And on that subject, Sen. Cory Gardner is making good on his promise to block DOJ appointments until Sessions changes his stance.

One of the candidates in last year’s Longmont mayoral contest might have to pay $16,000 in fines from campaign finance reporting violations.

Boulder’s City Council approved a $152,000 settlement with Maxwell Brandel, a citizen injured in a crash 18 months ago with a vehicle that was being driven by a city employee.

The Loveland City Council approved four measures that allow the city to start developing its own municipal broadband network.

He knows it’s funny, but it’s not a joke — An 18-year-old in Montezuma is running for mayor.

President Donald Trump told the Pentagon that he wants a military parade down Pennsylvania Avenue, similar to one he saw in France on Bastille Day.

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