Items by Ron Baird

A rancher sees red over a timber sale
Rancher Sharon Jordan helps rally opposition among ranchers and environmentalists to logging planned for Colorado's Grand Mesa.
Logging slated for many roadless areas
Logging companies target roadless areas in Colorado and southern Wyoming.
A tragic blend of wild and domestic
Recent maulings and a death caused by wolf-dog hybrids leads to talk of legislation in Colorado and discussion elsewhere in the West about the dangers the wolf-dogs pose.
Nuclear plant's cover is blown
On June 6, 75 agents from a joint FBI-EPA task force raided the Rocky Flats nuclear weapons plant near Denver.