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5,250 Gallons Of Oil Spills Into South Platte River
"The South Platte River, which you just mentioned, goes all the way out to Nebraska and goes all the way out and filters into the Ogallala Aquifer which serves much of the middle of the country.” Read more...
Colorado Flooding: Deaths, Dramatic Rescues, Fracking & Broken Oil Pipeline
A dramatic air-lift rescue of 85 camping 5th-graders, 5 confirmed deaths, a broken oil pipeline with more at risk, flooded fracking sites, and it's still raining in Colorado. Read more...