NORTHWEST COLORADO NEWS & SPORTS


Steamboat Water Restriction In Effect Monday

Due to minimal precipitation and above average temperatures this winter, combined with a very dry February and March, water restrictions will go into effect Monday in Steamboat. Because of these conditions, water providers Continue reading

Publishers Clearing House Scammers Target Craig

Craig Police are warning residents of a new scam where victims are receiving letters that say they won a contest through Publishers Clearing House. In the letter the victim is asked to provide money in order to cover contest processing fees and other costs. Craig Police want the public to be aware that Continue reading

Interfaith Food Bank Opens New Location Monday

The Interfaith Food Bank in Craig will open at its new location Monday, in the old Magnum Metal building behind Trapper Heath Club. The food bank will be open at the new location on West 3rd Street from 10:30 to noon Continue reading

Concert Monday At Moffat County High School

A Craig Concert Association concert will take place Monday night at Moffat County High School.  The group New Odyssey will perform music from almost every genre, utilizing 30 different musical instruments. The group plays an eclectic blend of music, Continue reading

City Waves Fees For Barn Restoration

To assist in the restoration of the Luttrell Barn, the Craig City Council has agreed to drop all permitting fees for the restoration, and will exempt the barn from City utilities this year. Members of the Save the Barn Committee agreed that the City will get one free day of Barn Use for making Continue reading

Commissioners Approve Family Clinic Purchase

The Moffat County Commissioners gave the Memorial Hospital final approval Tuesday, to purchase the Moffat County Family Clinic from Dr. Larry Kipe.  TMH entered a 5 year agreement to purchase the building last Continue reading

Steamboat Police Chief Named To State Board

Steamboat Police Chief Cory Christensen has been appointed to the Colorado Peace Officers Standard and Training Board by Governor Hickenlooper. The board is made up of professionals and experts from law and law enforcement communities. The POST board Continue reading

Areas In Wyoming Closed To Motorized Vehicles

The Steamboat Mountain area in Wyoming northeast of Rock Springs will be closed to motorized vehicles during the months of May and June, to protect sensitive elk calving and dear fawning areas. Signs will be posted throughout this Continue reading

Three Vehicle Accident On Yampa Ave

No one was injured in a three vehicle accident Thursday morning at 7th and Yampa Avenue in Craig. The accident began when two cars collided at the intersection. One of those cars was then Continue reading

Tanner Sholes Found And Arrested

Following a two week search, 34-year-old Tanner Eugene Sholes of Craig was arrested yesterday by the Moffat County Sheriffs Department. Sholes was wanted by the Hayden Police Department on multiple charges including vehicular assault and child abuse. Sholes is currently being held at the Routt County Jail awaiting his bond Continue reading

MOCO To Change Bid Process After Confusion

The county will be adjusting the language contained within their Request for Proposals, after the bidding process to re-roof the Moffat County Library went awry . The County utilizes the website PublicPurchase.com as a way to convey project information to Continue reading

Local Police Receive Awards For Saving Lives

Five local law enforcement officers were presented with Life Saving Awards by Craig Police Chief Walt Vanatta and Moffat County Sheriff KC Hume at the Craig City Council meeting Tuesday. Officer Grant Laehr , Deputy Ryan Hampton and Officer Jessey Kennel were all Continue reading