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What will it take to reach the climate change goals set by Gov. Hickenlooper?

Words of praise flowed from environmental groups last week after Gov. John Hickenlooper signed an executive order calling for Colorado to reduce greenhouse gas emissions […]...

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July 20, 2017 Environment/Energy, In-Depth, Just In
Snowless ski race helps connect dots between climate change, real problems

Snowless ski race helps connect dots between climate change, real problems

Gnarly terrain greeted a group of climate change activists in Aspen over the weekend. ...

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May 7, 2012 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics, Top Stories
DeGette expresses ‘extraordinary frustration’ as GOP House leaders reject payroll tax deal

DeGette expresses ‘extraordinary frustration’ as GOP House leaders reject payroll tax deal

Republican Colorado congressional members joined their House colleagues today in blaming the Senate for failing to pass a long-term extension of unemployment benefits and a payroll tax break, but senior Denver Democrat Diana DeGette scoffed at that notion on Tuesday....

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December 21, 2011 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Environment/Energy, Politics
Groups to rally against Gardner’s EPA ‘attacks’ in Fort Collins on Friday

Groups to rally against Gardner’s EPA ‘attacks’ in Fort Collins on Friday

Colorado conservation groups will rally on the sidewalk in front of U.S. Rep. Cory Gardner’s office in Fort Collins on Friday to protest the Republican congressman’s ongoing legislative campaign to rein in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and keep the...

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May 5, 2011 Environment/Energy, Politics, Top Stories
‘Carrotmob’ descends on Denver, Boulder for Global Works Party

‘Carrotmob’ descends on Denver, Boulder for Global Works Party

The level of carbon dioxide in our atmosphere deemed acceptable by many scientists – including NASA’s James Hansen – is 350 parts per million. The […]...

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October 7, 2010 Blog, Environment/Energy, Politics
Groups across Colorado plan for ‘International Day of Climate Action’

Groups across Colorado plan for ‘International Day of Climate Action’

More than 60 Colorado climate actions are planned for Saturday, which has been dubbed the 2009 International Day of Climate Action by the grass-roots environmental […]...

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October 19, 2009 Blog, Environment/Energy, Politics

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The Home Front: Longmont coughs up $200,000 for ‘warrantless police dog searches’ at a subsidized apartment

“Longmont on Tuesday announced that it has agreed to pay $210,000 to four tenants of The Suites and their ACLU attorneys as part of a […]

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