NORTHWEST COLORADO NEWS & SPORTS


No Trash Pick-Up On Thanksgiving

The City of Craig will not be collecting trash this Thursday due to the Thanksgiving holiday.  If your normal pick-up day is Continue reading

“Christmas Across The Lands” Broadcast Friday

In what is the annual kick off to the Christmas season for Northwest Colorado, the 12 hour Christmas special “Christmas Across The Lands” will be presented Friday on 93.7 102.3 KRAI and online at KRAI.COM. Christmas Across the Lands features your favorite Continue reading

Meetings To Discuss Routt County Budget

The Routt County Finance Department will be providing information on the 2018 budget at two meetings. The proposed 2018 Budget will be reviewed at a meeting tomorrow at the Routt County Continue reading

Coloradans Hit The Road For Thanksgiving

The number of Coloradans traveling more than 50 miles from their homes for the Thanksgiving holiday is expected to increase for the 10th straight year.  AAA is estimating that approximately 865 thousand Coloradans will Continue reading

Free Christmas Decorations And Clothes Available

The Yampa Valley Pregnancy & Family Center in Craig has free clothes and holiday decorations available for families. Items are available for free to anyone raising children up to the age of 5. To see items available, visit the Pregnancy & Family Center on Continue reading

Gardner Applauds North Korea Terror Designation

President Trump announced this week that his administration would re-designate North Korea as a state sponsor of terror. North Korea was designated a state sponsor of terror in 1988, but that designation was eliminated by the Bush administration in 2008, in an attempt to salvage a fragile deal where North Korea would halt its Continue reading

Barn And Outbuilding Catch Fire

It took crews around 2 hours to extinguish a fire Sunday morning at a barn on Routt County Road 18, near Stage Coach Reservoir. According to Steamboat Deputy Fire Chief Chuck Continue reading

Roll-Over Sends Adult And 2 Minors To Hospital

Three people were taken to the hospital after their vehicle rolled yesterday around noon on Highway 13, 15 miles south of Craig. A Hayden man was driving when he reportedly fell asleep, resulting in the car hitting an embankment, causing it to flip onto its roof in the middle of the road. According to Craig Continue reading

Colorado VA Facilities Used Improper Wait Lists

Colorado Veteran Affairs facilities used improper wait lists, according to a new report from the VA’s Office of Inspector General. The agency released a report last week confirming that VA staff kept unauthorized wait lists for group therapy sessions, instead of using the department’s official wait list Continue reading

SoRoCo Football Team Comes Up Short In Semifinal Game

The SoRoCo football team had an incredible run in the State 8-man football championship.  The 14th seeded Rams beat number 3 Marino 42-32 in the first round of the tournament, then went on to outscore Continue reading

Winter Conditions Result In Roll-Over

Winter driving conditions were a factor in a single vehicle roll-over that occurred Friday afternoon east of Craig. The driver lost control on Highway 40, near the Wyman’s Living History Museum, resulting in the vehicle leaving the highway, eventually coming to rest on the roof. The driver and the only Continue reading

UPDATE: Semi And SUV Collide

A driver of an SUV had to be extricated from her vehicle after the SUV collided with a semi Friday on Highway 40, 10 miles west of Craig. Both vehicles went off the road as a result of the accident. The driver of the SUV, who has been identified as 37-year-old Rachel Urbanik of Rangely, was Continue reading