To see the worst of the coal slump in Colorado, look no further than the state’s North Fork Valley. Since 2013, two out of three mines have closed.
Valley leaders aren’t waiting to see if promises to the coal industry are delivered. Instead, they’re seeking to build their own path.
Colorado has about half the mining jobs it had a decade ago. Local officials want to replicate a Western Slope project that turns methane waste into electricity.
The president's executive order instructs the Environmental Protection Agency to review the Clean Power Plan and other regulations.
The ACA has helped keep many rural hospitals afloat. But new ideas for a replacement could have a big impact on rural care — in the very counties that elected Donald Trump.
With natural gas remaking the energy landscape, here's Colorado's remaining coal-fired power plants in one map.
In 2012, 7.65 percent of proposed facilities had eight or more wells. In 2016, the share jumped to 43 percent.
The town of Palisade is the latest to welcome recreational marijuana, giving the industry a another foothold outside the Front Range.
Colorado is the nation’s most active state. More troubling though, are the state’s numbers when it comes to substance abuse.