Colorado’s Scenic Byways 30th Anniversary

Cumulative byways traveler spending in 2009-2014 nearly $4.8 billion Many byways feature CDOT highways and local and regional roadways that are in and of themselves historic and worthy of national recognition for their pioneering engineering. March 21, 2019, DENVER: The Colorado Scenic and Historic Byways Program, which has helped guide the development of the state’s…

Montrose Nets $400,000 For River Improvements

First step in development of Gold Medal fishery The project will include reestablishing a resilient channel, connecting the river to its floodplain, creating a stable riparian zone, improving fish and other aquatic habitats, stabilizing the river banks, and providing river access to the public. City has long-standing record of work to preserve, protect, enhance Uncompahgre…

NIH: Legalizing Medical Marijuana Improved Workplace Safety

5yrs after coming into effect MMLs associated with 33.7% less expected workplace fatalities MMLs that listed pain as a qualifying condition or allowed collective cultivation were associated with larger reductions in fatalities among workers aged 25-44 than those that did not.   Results provide evidence that legalizing medical marijuana improved workplace safety for workers aged…

U.S. Now Lead Producer Of Natural Gas & Oil

Production surpasses Saudi Arabia with an eye towards Russia next – 2018 June/July #9-3 (Image: Drillinginfo) United States Sends a Message to Oil Producing Countries: Catch Me If You Can Austin, TX, Apr, 2018: American energy abundance has brought a new game in the world oil markets – the U.S. is now the leading producer of…

Take Mom fishing win $500

*For Immediate Release* Take Mom Fishing! Popular Mother’s Day event known for great fishing and fun Nucla/Norwood: It’s time once again for the Sunshine Express Miramonte Mother’s Day Fishing Derby, at Miramonte Lake on Sunday, May 13, 2018, from 6a-3p, with $500 in cash and more prizes up for grabs. Miramonte Lake, located in the…

Device Harvests Water From Desert Air

Field tested system could provide drinking water in extremely arid locations (Researchers at MIT have developed a new device that is able to extract moisture from very dry air. Image: Courtesy of the researchers)   (March 22, David L. Chandler, MIT News Office) It seems like getting something for nothing, but you really can get…