COGCC en State Launches Oil and Gas Water Quality Database <p>In an effort to give the public more information on the impact of oil and gas drilling in their communities – the Colorado Department of Natural Resources is launching a new public database on water quality near drilling well sites. Bente Birkeland has more from the state capitol.</p> Tue, 16 Oct 2012 15:05:55 +0000 1666 at KVNF Local Newscast: Tuesday, October 16th, 2012 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Koch accused of holding former employee captive</li><li>COGCC launches new water quality database</li><li>Gessler continues to draw fire for RNC trip</li><li>Ouray Student National Merit Finalist</li><li>Abraham Connection Continues to Grow</li></ul><p></p> Tue, 16 Oct 2012 15:02:01 +0000 1664 at Counties Negotiate More Local Control for Oil and Gas <p>As new technology allows the oil and gas industry to develop areas once thought to be off-limits, across Colorado, local governments are pushing the boundaries of the state’s regulatory authority to protect land and citizens. KVNF’s Ariana Brocious reports that can land them in tricky territory.</p><p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 17:39:38 +0000 555 at Counties Negotiate More Local Control for Oil and Gas