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  1. Pilot That Struck Cable Over CO Canyon Known To FAARead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    The pilot of an L-39 Albatros that struck electric cables while making a low pass over De Beque Canyon in Colorado in May is known to the FAA, according to information from the agency passed along to local authorities. What they did not pass along was the name of the pilot, according to a report appearing in the Grand Junction, CO Daily Sentinel.

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  2. Trade group seeks 'clarity' on Thompson Divide dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    A West Slope energy trade association is seeking clarification from U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet regarding the terms of his support for a proposed exchange of natural gas leases in the Thompson Divide area for leases elsewhere in the region. Meanwhile, Gunnison County commissioners on Tuesday joined Delta County in support of proposed legislation that would move the deal forward, but contingent on withdrawing parts of the North Fork of the Gunnison Valley from future leasing.

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  3. Joe Brannen: 'Celebrate' Dodd-Frank's anniversary by fixing itRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Business Journal

    Tuesday, July 21, marked the fifth anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Act-a sweeping overhaul of financial regulation. Five years in, we're at a good point to evaluate how the law is working so far.

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  4. DeBeque jet pilot is known to FAARead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    The pilot who buzzed De Beque Canyon two months ago was on a non-military flight on his way to Alabama, federal officials told Mesa County officials and representatives for U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo. The pilot could lose his pilot certificate if an investigation warrants such a step, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.

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  5. Life left for N.M. plantRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Cortez Journal News

    Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell, right, is visiting Colorado under pressure to make sure a coal mine ordered to undergo a new environmental review remains open.

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  6. 5 Years Later, Legacy Of Financial Overhaul Still Being WeighedRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WNYC-AM New York

    President Obama signs the Dodd-Frank financial overhaul bill in Washington on July 21, 2010. Five years later, debate over the effectiveness of the legislation continues.

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  7. Jewell vows to meet court deadline, avoid Colowyo mine shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Colorado Statesman

    Interior Secretary Sally Jewell insisted over the weekend that she and other federal authorities are "doing everything we can" to stop a shutdown of the Colowyo coal mine, which could include a request for more time to finish a court-ordered review. Jewell squeezed in a meeting on the mine's future late Friday with a dozen northwest Colorado officials and congressional staffers, telling them that she feels confident that her department will be able to complete an environmental review by the Sept.

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  8. Viewpoint: 'Celebrate' Dodd-Frank's anniversary by fixing itRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Business Journal

    Tuesday, July 21 marks the fifth anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Act-a sweeping overhaul of financial regulation. Five years in, we're at a good point to evaluate how the law is working so far.

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  9. Browns Canyon National Monument dedicatedRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 19 | The Navajo Times

    Federal agencies will now prepare a management plan for the monument, with advice from affected American Indian tribes and state officials. Browns Canyon National Monument, located between the towns of Buena Vista and Salida, includes about 21,500 acres of rugged cliffs, colorful rock outcroppings and mountain vistas, and is a popular destination for whitewater rafting.

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  10. Colowyo mine study is 'going like clockwork'Read the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Interior Secretary Sally Jewell reassured northwest Colorado officials and U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., that the U.S. Department of the Interior will complete work on a study needed to keep open the Colowyo coal mine. "We believe the best way to deliver certainty to the Colowyo mine and the people who work there is to fix the deficiencies," Jewell told more than a dozen county commissioners, city councilors and others at the Glenwood Hot Springs Lodge on Friday night.

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  11. Zayo to oversee Colorado's Eagle-Net broadband networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Business Journal

    Zayo Group Holdings Inc. said Friday that it has "assumed network oversight and support responsibility" for Eagle-Net Alliance, the state's intergovernmental high-speed Internet network that was launched with $100.6 million in federal stimulus funding and which has been met with years of controversy. "Zayo and Eagle-Net have entered into this interim agreement as they work to establish an expanded, long-term partnership," Boulder-based Zayo , a global fiber-network operator, said in an announcement.

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  12. Interior Secretary Feels Pressure On Colorado Coal MineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | CBS Local

    Interior Secretary Sally Jewell is visiting Colorado under pressure to make sure a coal mine ordered to undergo a new environmental review remains open. Jewell is scheduled to meet Friday night with officials from Moffat County, where the Colowyo mine employs about 220 workers.

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  13. Environmentalist to Coloradans worried about coal-mine shutdown: 'Tough sh**'Read the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | Washington Times

    A WildEarth Guardians official had this message after the Interior Department refused to appeal a court ruling that could cost the jobs of 220 Colorado coal miners: Tough luck. Except he didn't say "luck."

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  14. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to meet with Colorado officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Denver Post

    Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has agreed to meet with northwest Colorado officials to discuss the federal court ruling facing the Colowyo Coal Mine. Moffat County commissioners led a week-long media campaign to get Jewell, who is scheduled to speak Friday afternoon at the Aspen Institute, to visit Craig to talk about the mine.

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  15. Tipton presses Fed chairwoman over regulations on community banksRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 15 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., and Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen agreed Wednesday that community banks are suffering from regulatory burden and limited access to capital, but the two found no agreement on a solution. "We are very focused on community banks," Yellen began saying in response to a question from Tipton during a House Financial Services Committee hearing.

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  16. ALG praises passage of HardyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Sonoran News

    Americans for Limited Government President Rick Manning issued the following statement praising the House of Representatives for adopting by a 222 to 206 vote an amendment by Cresent Hardy defunding implementation of the Antiquities Act of 1906 in the counties of Mohave and Coconino in the State of Arizona, in the counties of Modoc and Siskiyou in ... (more)

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  17. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to visit Colorado but no word on Craig - 21 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | The Gazette

    Interior Secretary Sally Jewell will be visiting Aspen on Friday, but residents of Moffat County are disappointed she hasn't yet said whether she will also stop in Craig. Jewell has several events scheduled in Colorado in July and August, including Friday's appearance at the Aspen Institute as part of a lecture series.

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  18. Republicans Search for Another Cory Gardner to Challenge BennetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Roll Call

    It's been a month of diminishing prospects for Colorado Republicans looking for a candidate to challenge vulnerable Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet . Three Republicans have declined to run, beginning with the party's top pick, 6th District Rep. Mike Coffman , in a race that could affect the balance of power in the Senate.

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  19. N. Fork leasing removal sought in T. Divide dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    Four Mile Park south of Glenwood Springs, with the Thompson Divide area in the distance, as seen from above courtesy pilot Bruce Gordon and Eco-Flight earlier this summer. A proposal is on the table from energy companies to exchange oil and gas leases in the area for new ones elsewhere in western Colorado.

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  20. Colorado contingent weighing Iranian nuclear dealRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 14 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton and fellow Republican Sen. Cory Gardner excoriated a nuclear deal with Iran that was announced on Tuesday, while Sen. Michael Bennet, a Democrat, took a less strident position. "A good deal could bring greater stability to the Middle East, more security throughout the world, and help avoid escalation in the region," Bennet said in a statement.

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