Colorado Oil and Gas Association http://kvnf.org en Colorado Oil And Gas Lawsuits Draw Critical Response http://kvnf.org/post/colorado-oil-and-gas-lawsuits-draw-critical-response Colorado’s energy industry trade group is now involved on three fronts with lawsuits over voter approved fracking bans or moratoriums. The latest move involved the announcement of suits against Lafayette and Fort Collins. &#160;<p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 18:15:10 +0000 Bente Birkeland 19646 at http://kvnf.org Colorado Oil And Gas Lawsuits Draw Critical Response Post-Election, Oil And Gas Industry Steps Up Outreach http://kvnf.org/post/post-election-oil-and-gas-industry-steps-outreach Colorado’s Energy industry is continuing to make the case that hydraulic fracturing is safe and a critical part of the state’s economy.<p> Sun, 24 Nov 2013 19:51:00 +0000 Bente Birkeland 19052 at http://kvnf.org Post-Election, Oil And Gas Industry Steps Up Outreach KVNF Regional Newscast: Friday, October 18, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-friday-october-18-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>Heather Jensen Will Stand Trial in Grand Junction</li><li>Water Conflicts Escalating between Agriculture and Growing Colorado Cities</li><li>Aspen Medical Marijuana Dispensary Gears Up for Retail Sales</li><li>Colorado Oil and Gas Association Donates Over $604,000 to Pro-Fracking Campaigns</li><li>KVNF Sports Report Fri, 18 Oct 2013 14:58:43 +0000 Travis Bubenik 17410 at http://kvnf.org Industry, Critics Gear Up for Post-Flood Fracking Fight http://kvnf.org/post/industry-critics-gear-post-flood-fracking-fight <p>In November, voters in several Front Range communities will consider whether to ban or delay fracking. Many of these same areas are also recovering from September&#39;s devastating flooding.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">There&#39;s renewed attention on the fight over </span>fracking<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> thanks to Colorado&#39;s flooding. Recent figures show that 12 spills have polluted the South Platte with 37,000 gallons of oil.</span></p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 17:38:21 +0000 Bente Birkeland 16516 at http://kvnf.org Industry, Critics Gear Up for Post-Flood Fracking Fight KVNF Local Newscast: Tuesday, September 24, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-tuesday-september-24-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Former EPA Official Sees Lesson in Unprecedented Floods</li><li>Poll Says Coloradans Likely to Vote Against Amendment 66</li><li>State Lawmakers Aim to Tackle Rising Wildfire Risks</li><li>Arguments Heard Over Lawsuit Against TABOR</li><li>Wright Opera House Receives $60,000 Grant from Gates Family Foundation</li><li>Olathe Police Chief Suspended Without Explanation</li><li>San Miguel County Approves Retail Marijuana in Unincorporated Areas</li><li>Colorado Goes To Pot, Becomes First State With Rules for Retail Marijuana Sales Tue, 24 Sep 2013 14:48:14 +0000 Brian Cambria 16346 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast Wednesday, August 14, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-wednesday-august-14-2013 <ul dir="ltr"><li style="list-style-type: disc; font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: transparent; font-weight: normal; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; text-decoration: none; vertical-align: baseline; line-height: 1; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span style="font-size:16px;font-family:'Times New Roman';color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:bold;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">State Enforcers Increasingly Penalizing Oil and Gas Industry with Public Service</span></li><l Wed, 14 Aug 2013 14:25:06 +0000 Marty Durlin 14522 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Local Newscast: Thursday, March 7, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-thursday-march-7-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Ditch and Reservoir Company Alliance Meets in Grand Junction</li><li>Ft Collins Bans Fracking, Awaits Lawsuits</li><li>State Supreme Court Hears School Funding Arguments Today</li><li>Pass The Mic Featured This Weekend In Paonia Thu, 07 Mar 2013 16:05:29 +0000 Brian Cambria 7430 at http://kvnf.org Counties Negotiate More Local Control for Oil and Gas http://kvnf.org/post/counties-negotiate-more-local-control-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 http://kvnf.org Counties Negotiate More Local Control for Oil and Gas