Oil and Gas

Headlines: Colorado's Legislature to Define Driving While High Mesa County Schools' Security Work Group Wants Guns In Schools Sandhill Cranes Begin Their Annual Migration Big Game Hunting License Seminar Coming Next Month Statewide Coalition Delivers Anti-Fracking Petition to Governor and Legislature

Headlines: Capitol Conversation: Gun Control Debate Gets Weird BLM May Allow Bypass Of Oil Shale Development Procedures Bears In-Town Forays Higher Than Ever Last Year iSeeChange Update: Biking Season on Jumbo Mountain Extended Paonia Wrestlers Win Second State Title in a Row, Fourth Overall

Headlines: Forest report reveals damage by spruce beetles Miners back to work at Elk Creek in Somerset $895 million price tag to clean uranium tailings from Arkansas River Controlled burns planned for some 12,000 acres on Western Slope Increased ozone linked to oil and gas drilling in Eastern Utah Playoff time for local hoops players, wrestlers go to state

Headlines: State Announces Child Welfare Reforms Another Skier Death At Aspen State Snowpack Less Than Last Year People Respond To BLM Deferral of NF Gas Leases Oxbow's Elk Creek Mine To Re-open Grant Will Improve Paonia River Park

Headlines: Longmont Sued Over Fracking Ban Gov Wants To Strengthen Mental Health Services and Support Former Gov Ritter On Short List For Energy Secretary Aspen Cancer Center Donations Decline Allegiant Air Serves Montrose This Winter Search For Dylan Redwine Continues With No Leads

Headlines: Yager Guilty of Murder in the 2nd North Fork Oil & Gas Leasing Sale KVNF Sports Report More Colorado Wild Turkeys Than Ever

Headlines: October Unemployment Figures Delta County Commission Discusses Oil/Gas Leasing Water Leasing Program Would Boost Flow US & Mexico Sign Historic Water Agreement Heavy Water Release From Glen Canyon To Repair Grand Canyon Habitat State DOT Winter Assistance Programs Begin

Headlines: Oil and Gas Drilling Back On for the North Fork Valley Former Delta Petroleum Exec Now Former Recovery Energy Exec US Representative Would Protect Colorado's Stash Montrose County Manager Search Narrows Field To Five Warm Weather In Forecast As 1 In 7 Travel For Thanksgiving

Headlines: Capitol Conversation, a Look Ahead to the Coming Legislative Session Oil and Gas Supporters Rally At State Capitol Outdoor Rec Industry Seeks Expansion of Canyonlands Naturita Library Garners Another Award For Excellence Great American Smokeout Tomorrow Fly Flags At Half-Mast For Fallen Lawman Winter Road Closures Announced Colorado Springs TV Station Stinks

Headlines: Pinon Ridge Uranium Mill Hearings Continue Through Tuesday BLM Reduces State Acreage Available For Oil/Shale Development Montrose Likely To Prohibit Sale Of Marijuana Amendment 64 Votes Closely Followed Presidential Votes Colorado Voter Turnout Likely To Surpass Historic 2008 Turnout What To Expect From New Healthcare Law Now Western Senators Support Pro-Timber Industry Policies

Headlines: SG Interests Has Connections With Scott Tipton Former Paonia Finance Officer To Be Charged With Theft Region 10 Names New Executive Director iSeeChange Finds Black Widows Everywhere Montrose County Road Closure

Headlines: Early "In-person" Voting Ends Friday "War On Coal" - A West Slope Perspective Garfield County To Study Air Pollution Near Oil & Gas Ops Wildfire Update

Headlines: Roatcap Fire Starter Arrested, Identified Governor Signs Disaster Declaration For Roatcap Fire Capitol Coverage: State House District 3 Race Profile House District 61 Race Profile Insurance Exec Indicted Over Delta Petroleum Insider Trading Hurricane Sandy Affecting DIA Flights

Headlines: Wildfire Update Paonia Town Fraud Much Larger Than First Reported First Formal Application Filed For Thompson Divide Drilling Ouray County Commission Race Finance Delta Cannery Razed After 92 Years Western Slope Skies

Headlines: Wildfire Update Last Minute Voter Registration Floods State Website Southwest Colorado Television Viewers Get New Mexico Political Ads Preview of Tonight's 3rd Congressional Debate State Tourism Conference Starts Today In Steamboat Claim Period For 2011 Crop Losses Opens Oct 22 Garfield County Commissioner Expresses Support For Increased Oil and Gas Setbacks

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.