Apr 11, 2013
The Aspen Times
County to launch new alert system
Pitkin County will launch a new and improved emergency-alert system next week and is reminding area residents to make sure they've signed up to receive the notifications.
Time runs out for Thompson Divide lease buyback
Opponents of plans to drill in the Thompson Divide will have to wait until the 2014 session of the Colorado Legislature to see if the state can help, the Aspen Daily News reports .
Glenwood Springs Post-Independent
SG adds two leases to Thompson holdings
SILT, Colorado - A Texas-based energy company hoping to drill for natural gas in Thompson Divide recently acquired two leases in that area from Encana Oil & Gas and has asked federal authorities to "suspend" the leases.
Summit County Voice
Colorado: Sen. Bennet introduces measure to resolve wrangling over...
This map shows the overlap of roadless areas and oil and gas leases in Western Colorado's Thompson Divide area.
The Grand Junction Sentinel
Bennet offers Thompson Divide drilling bill
Citing what he calls "overwhelming support" for it, U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet today introduced a bill seeking to limit oil and gas development in the 221,000-acre Thompson Divide area south of Glenwood Springs from oil and gas development.