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Denver: Power center of the Rockies

April 2, 1982

Despite becoming the bustling hub of the West's energy boom, Denver is tied to an outside business elite, and remains a secondary center of power whose major role consists of dominating more exploited regions of the interior.

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Denver: Power center of the Rockies
Despite becoming the bustling hub of the West's energy boom, Denver is tied to an outside business elite, and remains a secondary center of power whose major role consists of dominating more exploited regions of the interior.
Montana's machine politician
Montana Governor Ted Schwinden has a folksy style, but he he has built a powerful political network to establish a following that defies political parties.

News

Apaches struggle for reservation water
Since the beginning of this century, the White Mountain Apache Tribe has been struggling with the Bureau of Reclamation's Salt River Project over rights to the waters of the Salt River.