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Colorado’s Front Range Passenger Rail sales tax vote pushed off until 2026 for planning purposes

Colorado’s Front Range Passenger Rail sales tax vote pushed off until 2026 for planning purposes

Gov. Jared Polis sits in the cab of a hydrogen-powered train on the test track at the Transportation Technology Center in Pueblo on Sept. 19, 2023 (Chase Woodruff/Colorado…

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Air quality assailed by Colorado opponents of Uinta Basin oil-drilling expansion in Utah

Air quality assailed by Colorado opponents of Uinta Basin oil-drilling expansion in Utah

An oil truck on U.S. Route 191 through the Uinta Basin in Utah in February…

Expanded mountain passenger rail could happen faster than Front Range, Colorado lawmaker says

Expanded mountain passenger rail could happen faster than Front Range, Colorado lawmaker says

Amtrak’s California Zephyr in Grand Junction (Chase Woodruff/Colorado Newsline photo). The flurry of funding bills…

Rocky Mountain Post joins Colorado Newsline, more than 30 other news outlets in seeking voter input

Rocky Mountain Post joins Colorado Newsline, more than 30 other news outlets in seeking voter input

For nearly two years now I’ve worked with the Colorado Newsline, an award-winning, non-profit news and opinion…

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Climate cases targeting Big Oil grind slowly through legal system as carbon pollution impacts grow

Climate cases targeting Big Oil grind slowly through legal system as carbon pollution impacts grow

After years of legal appeals and delays, some oil companies are set to stand trial in lawsuits brought by state and local governments over the damages caused by…

Colorado officials cite relentless threats, election lies in wake of SCOTUS ruling on Trump eligibility

Colorado officials cite relentless threats, election lies in wake of SCOTUS ruling on Trump eligibility

Valarie Walker of New York City holds a sign reading “Trump Led a Riot” in front of the U.S. Supreme Court Thursday, Feb. 8, 2024 (Ashley Murray/States Newsroom).…

Union Pacific wastewater spill near Moffat Tunnel puts spotlight on state rail safety legislation

Union Pacific wastewater spill near Moffat Tunnel puts spotlight on state rail safety legislation

The Moffat Tunnel East Portal in Winter Park (Colorado Newsline photo by Chase Woodruff). As Colorado lawmakers this month prepare to do something that Congress has been incapable of for…

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What would J.C. do? ‘We can all be builders, of homes and of humanity’

What would J.C. do? ‘We can all be builders, of homes and of humanity’

VAIL, Colo. — J.C. is the anti-Trump. No, not that J.C. I’m talking about Jimmy Carter – the 39thpresident of the…