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Tag Archives: Paradox Valley

Guest Post: A victory of absence

NOTE: The Colorado Independent occasionally runs guest posts from government officials, local experts and concerned citizens on a variety of topics. These posts are meant to provide […]...

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May 17, 2018 Environment/Energy, Guest Posts, Just In, The Mix
Nuclear Regulatory Commission claims Colorado botched licensing of uranium mill

Nuclear Regulatory Commission claims Colorado botched licensing of uranium mill

Colorado officials failed to allow the public to properly vet a proposed uranium mill they licensed last year, U.S. regulators declared last week in a letter to an environmental group suing the state....

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March 15, 2012 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Top Stories
Judge denies state, Cotter Corp. motion to dismiss CCAT lawsuit

Judge denies state, Cotter Corp. motion to dismiss CCAT lawsuit

Environmental groups battling to get the Cotter Mill uranium processing facility near Cañon City properly cleaned up applauded a decision late last week by a district court judge in Denver that allows their lawsuit to go forward....

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June 8, 2011 Environment/Energy, Politics, Top Stories
State to begin uranium mill review despite lack of enviro feedback

State to begin uranium mill review despite lack of enviro feedback

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment late last week deemed complete a uranium mill application by Ontario-based Energy Fuels, starting what will be […]...

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December 22, 2009 Blog, Environment/Energy, Politics
Telluride environmental group sues Montrose County over uranium mill

Telluride environmental group sues Montrose County over uranium mill

Montrose County commissioners met in secret and had already made up their minds before approving a special use permit for a uranium mill in the […]...

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November 9, 2009 Blog, Politics
Proposed uranium mill deeply divides southwestern Colorado communities

Proposed uranium mill deeply divides southwestern Colorado communities

MONTROSE — Montrose County commissioners delayed a decision on a controversial uranium mill proposal Wednesday after nearly six hours of public testimony that underscored deep divisions between longtime mining families and residents of neighboring Telluride and San Miguel County....

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September 10, 2009 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics, Top Stories
Nunn uranium mine could adversely impact groundwater, expert says

Nunn uranium mine could adversely impact groundwater, expert says

Colorado has uranium on the brain these days. An environmental engineer and lecturer brought in by conservationists told an audience in Fort Collins Tuesday they […]...

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August 19, 2009 Blog, Environment/Energy, Politics, Uncategorized

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7/20/18 The Red Tent

Red Tent Bazaar Fundraiser for The Colorado Independent Wear red and join us for a night of drinks, music, dancing and laughter to benefit The […]

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How much each candidate for governor raised from inside Colorado in 8 charts

It’s time to take another look at where gubernatorial donors are coming from— in terms of geography at least. We examined this topic last month, […]

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