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12/12/2011EPA awards $50,000 to two Colorado organizations for environmental justice efforts
12/08/2011EPA Releases Draft Findings of Pavillion, Wyoming Ground Water Investigation for Public Comment and Independent Scientific Review
11/02/2011Agreements with Williams and ConocoPhillips resolve alleged Clean Air Act violations on Southern Ute Reservation
10/27/2011EPA issues construction approval for impoundments at the Piņon Ridge Uranium Mill in Montrose County (Colo.)
10/21/2011EPA Emergency Crews Successful in Snuffing Tire Fire (South Dakota)
10/21/2011EPA and GSA visit an “urban mine” to highlight growing Colorado jobs sector
10/20/2011EPA approves Ute Mountain Ute Tribe's Water Quality Standards
10/12/2011John Morrell Company to pay penalty and improve management of ammonia at Sioux Falls meat processing plant
10/04/2011EPA announces completion of mission assignment in response to Minot, ND floods
09/29/2011EPA and partners unveil state's first WaterSense home in Colorado Springs
09/27/2011City of Pueblo (Colo.) recognized for using solar power at wastewater treatment facility
09/19/2011EPA Region 8 supermarkets recognized for environmental achievement under GreenChill partnership
09/14/2011Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver partners with EPA to build greener homes
09/14/2011$313,000 awarded to clean up former dry cleaning property in Loveland (Colo.)
08/25/2011EPA estimates on toxicity of Libby Asbestos available for public comment and independent scientist review
08/25/2011Missoula nonprofit receives $32k environmental education grant
08/25/2011City and County of Denver receives $45k environmental education grant
08/25/2011Four Corners School of Outdoor Education receives $36k environmental education grant
08/25/2011South Dakota programs receive $100k in environmental education grant funding
08/18/2011Town of Hot Sulphur Springs, Colo., recognized for improvements to drinking water system
08/12/2011EPA Update on Yellowstone River Oil Spill (Silvertip Pipeline), August 12th, 2011
08/08/2011EPA R8 Enforcement News: Candle Development to pay penalty and restore wetlands at Sioux Falls housing development
08/05/2011EPA Update on Yellowstone River Oil Spill (Silvertip Pipeline), August 5th, 2011
07/28/2011EPA Update on Yellowstone River Oil Spill (Silvertip Pipeline), July 28, 2011
07/21/2011EPA update on Yellowstone River oil spill (Silvertip Pipeline), July 21, 2011
07/20/2011EPA update on Yellowstone River oil spill (Silvertip Pipeline), July 20, 2011
07/19/2011EPA update on Yellowstone River oil spill (Silvertip Pipeline), July 19, 2011
07/18/2011EPA update on Yellowstone River oil spill (Silvertip Pipeline), July 18, 2011
07/16/2011EPA Update on Yellowstone River Oil Spill (Silvertip Pipeline), July 16, 2011
07/15/2011EPA Update on Yellowstone River Oil Spill (Silvertip Pipeline), July 15, 2011
07/14/2011EPA Update on Yellowstone River Oil Spill (Silvertip Pipeline), July 14, 2011
07/13/2011EPA Update on Yellowstone River Oil Spill (Silvertip Pipeline), July 13, 2011
07/13/2011City of New Underwood (SD) recognized for drinking water infrastructure
07/12/2011EPA Update on Yellowstone River Oil Spill (Silvertip Pipeline), July 12, 2011
07/12/2011Sitting Bull College receives $300K to grow green jobs
07/11/2011EPA Update on Yellowstone River Oil Spill (Silvertip Pipeline), July 11, 2011
07/11/2011City of Lennox (SD) recognized for water quality infrastructure
07/11/2011Dyno Nobel to pay penalty and improve accident prevention and preparedness planning at Cheyenne facility
07/11/2011EPA Update on Yellowstone River Oil Spill (Silvertip Pipeline), July 10, 2011
07/09/2011EPA Update on Yellowstone River Oil Spill (Silvertip Pipeline), Week 1
07/08/2011Media Advisory: EPA to hold media availability session on July 9th
07/08/2011July 7 Update on Federal Response to Silvertip Pipeline Oil Spill Near Billings, Montana
07/06/2011July 6 Update on Federal Response to Oil Spill near Billings, Montana
06/29/2011Gandomcar Properties ordered to restore impacted section of Plum Creek (Douglas County, Colo.)
06/24/2011EPA announces South Platte River as one of seven Urban Waters Federal Partnership locations
06/23/2011EPA selects Colorado, North Dakota sites as case study locations for national hydraulic fracturing study
06/22/2011Town of Medicine Bow (Wyo.) recognized for wind turbines at water facilities
06/22/2011EPA contains landfill fire on Pine Ridge Reservation
06/07/2011City of Cheyenne receives $1M for downtown property revitalization
06/06/2011EPA invests $4.3M to boost the revitalization of properties in Montana communities
06/06/2011EPA grant to clean up site slated for sustainable housing development in Lakewood, Colo.
06/06/2011EPA responds to crude release near Rawlins, WY
05/16/2011EPA recognizes Missoula County for drinking water system improvements
05/09/2011EPA proposes pesticide applicator certification plan for Indian Country in Region 8
05/06/2011EPA issues new draft permit associated with aquifer pump test at Weld County (Colo.) uranium site
05/04/2011Air toxics near Sunnyside Elementary in Durango (Colo.) School District are below levels of concern
05/03/2011EPA releases draft estimates of asbestos toxicity in Libby and Troy, Montana
04/15/2011La Plata County, CO receives $500k to reduce greenhouse gases, protect health and support local businesses
04/15/2011Lewis and Clark County receives $305K to help small businesses save money and reduce greenhouse gases
04/04/2011Bar One Ranch to complete restoration of wetlands and pay $275,000 penalty for violations of Clean Water Act at Ninemile Creek (Montana)
03/29/2011Cenex Harvest States, Inc. to pay EPA penalty and conduct safety workshops
03/08/2011EPA adds Anaconda Copper Mining Co. Smelter and Refinery in Cascade County to Superfund site list
03/02/2011Boulder students win President’s Environmental Youth Award
02/24/2011Metal Management West, Inc. to pay $75,000 for alleged Clean Air Act ozone rule violations (Utah)
02/10/2011Devil’s Slide Quarry owners to pay $50,000 for unpermitted discharges to the Weber River (Utah)
02/07/2011EPA to revise permit associated with aquifer pump test at Weld County (Colo.) uranium site
02/02/2011EPA supports San Luis Valley (Colo.) partnership to reduce exposures from environmental pollutants
01/20/2011Thatcher Chemical to pay penalty and reduce air emissions for failing to implement risk management program (Utah)
01/03/2011Gasco to pay $350,000 penalty, install air emissions controls for violations at compressor facility on Uintah and Ouray Reservation
12/30/2010EPA and Crocs settle case over antimicrobial claims
12/16/2010EPA orders oil companies to monitor public water supply and private wells in Poplar, Montana
12/09/2010Construction companies cited for damages to Flathead Lake (Mont.)
12/06/2010EPA announces 2010 Enforcement and Compliance Results, includes summary for Mountains and Plains states
12/03/2010EPA issues permit associated with aquifer pump test at Weld County (Colo.) uranium site
11/22/2010Latest summary of EPA actions to ensure safe drinking water in Wyoming
11/22/2010Latest summary of EPA actions to ensure safe drinking water in Utah
11/22/2010Latest summary of EPA actions to ensure safe drinking water in Montana
11/22/2010Latest summary of EPA actions to ensure safe drinking water in Colorado Indian country
10/15/2010Kalispell (Mont.) receives grant to advance downtown revitalization
10/05/2010Elam Construction, 4B Land and Livestock ordered to mitigate damage to Yampa River (Colo.) wetlands
10/01/2010Settlements at South Dakota ethanol facilities ensure air pollutant reductions, yield $225K in penalties
09/21/2010Polidori Corp. cited for damages to Panguitch Lake (Utah)
09/01/2010EPA releases results of Pavillion, Wyo. water well testing
08/26/2010Blackfeet Tribe applies for Clean Water Act standards program
07/29/2010EPA provides Missoula $850,000 to advance revitalization efforts
07/27/2010EPA to remove hazardous wastes at Elizabeth Mining and Development property in Montrose County (Colo.)
07/09/2010Media Advisory: EPA to Host Public Meeting on National Hydraulic Fracturing Study in Denver on July 13
06/17/2010EPA proposes removal of more than 2,500 acres at Rocky Mountain Arsenal from Superfund list
06/08/2010EPA and Wyoming's Frontier Refining Inc., resolve enforcement action
06/07/2010Latest summary of EPA actions to ensure safe drinking water in Wyoming
06/07/2010Latest summary of EPA actions to ensure safe drinking water in Utah
06/07/2010Latest summary of EPA actions to ensure safe drinking water in Montana
05/20/2010EPA recognizes Bigfork, Montana students for contributions toward natural resource conservation
05/12/2010Bozeman, Mont. firm receives $345K for carbon dioxide monitoring technology
05/12/2010Wheat Ridge, Colo. firm receives $345K for hydrogen peroxide production technology
05/11/2010EPA, MDEQ Sign Records of Decision for Libby Asbestos Site
04/28/2010Crystal River Elementary School (Carbondale, Colo.) selected as contestant in EPA National Building Competition
04/21/2010EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 8
04/20/2010EPA awards $1.9 million to revitalize Montana communities
04/20/2010EPA awards Crook County $200K for revitalization of property in Sundance, Wyo.

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