Thursday Jul 3
Luxurious horse ranch in Colorado to be auctioned
A Colorado horse ranch originally offered for $US6.9 million is to be sold at auction, with a reserve of $US2.5 million.
Feds aren't inspecting 4 in 10 higher-risk wells
NEW CASTLE, COLO.: Four in 10 new oil and gas wells near national forests and fragile watersheds or otherwise identified as higher pollution risks escape federal inspection, unchecked by an agency struggling to keep pace with America's drilling boom, according to an Associated Press review that shows wide state-by-state disparities in safety ... (more)
Glenwood Springs Post-Independent
4 in 10 higher risk wells aren't inspected by feds
Brennan Linsley / AP Water flows in an irrigation canal on the property of New Castle resident Joann Jaramillo, with an oil and gas rig on a well pad visible a few hundred yards away.
Feds don't inspect 4 in 10 higher-risk wells
Feds don't inspect 4 in 10 higher-risk wells High pollution risks escape federal oversight Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1hUQvy2 Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USATODAY.
The Aspen Times
From Aspen to Garfield County, schools challenged by state cuts
Aubree Dallas/The Aspen Times Chief Financial Officer Kate Fuentes says the Aspen School District has weathered a statewide school-funding crunch mainly through the generosity of the Aspen community.