Colorado Springs Gazette

Colorado Mining Association, Wyoming seek to overturn Clinton Roadless Rule ruling

The Colorado Mining Association and the state of Wyoming on Monday petitioned the full 10th Circuit Court of Appeals to rehear “en banc” an October decision upholding the Clinton administration’s 2001 Roadless Area Conservation Rule.

New, modernized coal mine revives Trinidad's past

The depths of the New Elk Coal Mine near Trinidad are white. The miners who work several thousand feet below the earth’s surface are dusted in white powder, too. While their noses and cheeks are blotted with black, their regulation overalls are cover...