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Gold King Mine Spill

Added by yongli on 06/18/2021 - 17:06, last changed on 06/18/2021 - 17:08
Around 10:30 am on August 5, 2015, an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) crew ruptured a plug of rock and soil at the Gold King Mine north of Silverton , releasing an estimated 3 million gallons of contaminated wastewater. This water ran into Cement Creek, a tributary of the Animas River , and...

John Hickenlooper

Added by yongli on 06/09/2020 - 17:15, last changed on 03/27/2021 - 01:07
John Wright Hickenlooper II (1952– ) is a Colorado businessman and politician who served as mayor of Denver from 2003 to 2011 and forty-third governor of the state from 2011 to 2019. In 2020 Hickenlooper was elected to the US Senate. In 1988 he founded Wynkoop Brewing Company , Denver’s first...
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