NORTHWEST COLORADO NEWS & SPORTS


No On Street Parking As Shadow Mtn. Project Wraps Up

shadow mountain village meeting-150 editThe 3rd and final phase of the Shadow Mountain Subdivision project is expected to conclude this week.  Tuesday through Thursday crews will be working extended hours from 6am to Midnight to compete paving before winter.  On Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday this week there will be no Continue reading

Semi Accident South Of Steamboat

semi-roll-overA semi rolled over Saturday morning on highway 131 between Steamboat and Oak Creek.  29 year old Stephen Klickner from Clifton, lost control of the truck while traveling around a corner flipping it onto its side in the middle of the highway.  He was treated on the scene for minor injuries.  High speed Continue reading

Two Car Accident

craig-fire-rescue-300Two cars collided Sunday night near the intersection of Highway 40 and Highway 13 south in Craig.  The accident occurred just before 7. All five people involved refused transport to the Memorial Hospital. They were treated for Continue reading

One Dead After Accident On Highway 40

Vehicle-Accident-300One person died yesterday afternoon in an accident on Highway 40 near Maybell.  A truck driven by 78 year old Judith Chance from California rolled after it drifted off the highway and struck a number of trees.  Chance sustained serious but non life threatening injuries during the accident and was transported to The Memorial Hospital.  Here passenger 79 year old Continue reading

BLM To Start Trapping Horses

wild horsesThe Bureau of Land Management will soon begin trapping wild horses from the Sand Wash Herd Management Area.  The BLM will be trapping and administering fertility control treatments to the heard beginning October 21st.  They also plan to remove up to 50 young horses from the herd and relocate them to the Great Escape Mustang Continue reading

Highway 13 Closed Tuesday

highway-13-smallHighway 13 south of Craig will be closed tomorrow to allow construction to continue on the Yampa River Bridge. The highway will be closed from 7 am to 7 pm to allow crews to continue repairs. Detour routes will be in place for drivers in the area. Those routes are available Continue reading

Moffat County Memorializes WW II Soldiers

craig-colorado-wwii-soldier-1-1Efforts to erect a memorial to the Moffat County soldiers killed during the 2nd World War will become reality this week when the memorial will be set just north of the Craig VFW.  Topping off the memorial will be a full size bronze of a World War 2 foot soldier.  The bronze will be set on a four sided granite pedestal base.  Engraved into the base of the pedestal will be the names of the 30 soldiers from Moffat Continue reading

Head On Collision On Highway 40

car-accident-300A head on collision Friday afternoon on Lincoln Avenue in Steamboat, resulted in one lane of the road being shutdown for half an hour. Two cars collided near the intersection of Lincoln Avenue and Shield Drive around 4:30. One person involved in the accident was transported to the hospital with what were thought to be minor injuries.  Emergency Continue reading

UPDATE: Emailer Threatens To Bomb Wyoming Into Dust

wyoming-flag-graphicThe Wyoming Department of Homeland Security received an anonymous email yesterday claiming that bombs had been placed throughout Wyoming in state facilities, schools, and at the Cheyenne Regional Airport. The email stated that 50 pipe bombs had been placed in official Continue reading

Craig Police Officer Charged With Child Abuse

CRAIG-POLICE-BADGE-300Misdemeanor child abuse charges have been filed against Craig Police Officer Tracey Reneau for an incident involving her step child in July.  Reneau was relieved of her duties as a police officer in early August. She has been charged with Third Degree Assault and Child Abuse.  According to court documents, Reneau knowingly or recklessly caused Continue reading

Military Night At MCHS Football Game

militarynightFriday night is Military night at Moffat County High School. The High School and the Craig Community Pride organization will be honoring our military and area Veterans during tonight’s football game between Continue reading

Emerald Mountain Closed Next Week

emerald-mountain-300The majority of the front side of Emerald Mountain will be closed Monday through Wednesday to allow the City of Steamboat to continue to remove beetle kill trees from the area. During the closure, a helicopter will assist with tree removal. During the closure the Bluffs Continue reading