Jewell under pressure to visit Colowyo mine during Aspen trip

Author: Ernest Luning - July 14, 2015 - Updated: July 14, 2015

Interior Secretary Sally Jewell is coming to Colorado, but a visit to the Colowyo coal mine isn’t on her itinerary — at least not yet. Jewell is scheduled to speak Friday at the Aspen Institute, just a three-hour drive from Craig, where residents are frantic over the threat of a coal mine shutting down as […]

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Ernest Luning

Ernest Luning

Ernest Luning is a political correspondent for Colorado Politics. He has covered politics and government for newspapers and online news sites in Colorado for more than 25 years, including at the Highlands Ranch Herald, the Jefferson Sentinels chain of community newspapers and the Aurora Sentinel, where he was the city hall and cops reporter. After editing the Aurora Daily Sun, he was a political reporter and blogger for The Colorado Independent site. Since 2009, he has been the senior political reporter and occasional editor for The Colorado Statesman.