Local Conservation Easements News ItemsCrime likely to increase in winter as climate change raises temperatures, CU Boulder study finds11/13/2018 4:17:50 PM
Researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder have established scientific backing for long-held accepted wisdom that rising temperatures can lead to trouble in the streets.
PETA asks Colorado State University researchers to stop infecting birds with West Nile virus11/13/2018 10:00:34 AM
PETA has sent a letter to Colorado State University, urging the school to end experiments, which it says involves infecting wild birds with the West Nile virus.
“Let’s get real, guys”: Oil and gas rules front and center for Colorado lawmakers following Prop 112’s defeat11/12/2018 8:00:02 AM
The fight over the highly charged Proposition 112 oil and gas setbacks measure may be over now that voters have had their say, but the larger battle over how tightly to regulate the energy sector in Colorado is still in full rage. With voters on Tuesday painting both chambers of the legislature blue, along with the election of Democrat Jared Polis to the governor's mansion, state Rep. K.C. Becker said the de facto veto power the oil and gas industry has held over proposed regulatory bills via the GOP controlled Senate is now gone. The Boulder Democrat, who is likely to be the next speaker of the Colorado House, said her message to the oil and gas industry for the upcoming legislative session is simple and direct: "Let's get real, guys."