More than 200 jobs at the Colowyo mine near Craig are in limbo after a court ruling in May. That has the town on edge.
Coal is king in Craig, Colorado, a small town about 40 miles west of Steamboat Springs and 200 miles northwest of Denver.
- New Belgium Brewing is one of the business looking to exit the Colowyo coal debate.Read more
Colorado's production of coal is already at a 20-year low and would likely decrease even more under President Barack Obama's proposed Clean Power Plan.
- Angry business owners in Craig, Colo. are pulling select craft brewing brands that support organizations fighting local coal mining.Read more
- The federal government has just under four months to re-consider the environmental impact and seek public comment.Read more
Nine Colorado mountain towns, including Telluride, Aspen and Crested Butte, petition the Department of Interior.