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Alex Brown / Stateline

Alex Brown / Stateline

Alex Brown covers environmental issues for Stateline, reporting from Washington state

Some cities and states say big oil should pay for climate damage

By: - April 15, 2022

In the waning days of 2021, a grass fire broke out in Boulder County, Colorado. Fueled by extreme drought and high winds, the fire swept through the communities of Superior and Louisville. Within hours, it had destroyed more than a thousand structures—making the Marshall Fire the most destructive in the state’s history. The December fire […]