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MOCO Commissioners Release Letter to Give “Balance” To Sandrock Ridge Concerns

sandrock-ridgeThe Moffat County Commissioners have released a letter in response to the issues that were raised, by the staff and residents from Sandrock Ridge Care and Rehab, at their meeting on Tuesday. Their problems stem from long wait times for Medicaid claims and communication problems with the Moffat County Continue reading

A “Better Way”- Constitution, Taxes, And Healthcare

SCOTT-TIPTON-NEW-300So far in Wild West Radio’s conversation with Congressman Tipton about the House Republican’s Better Way Program, the Congressman provided an overview of the plan and touched on how it could improve the economy and create new jobs. Today, in part three of our interview, congressman Tipton touched on how the plan would restore Continue reading

Meeker Volleyball Coach Nominated To Hall Of Fame

debbie-cooLong time Meeker High School volleyball coach Debbie Cook has been selected as part of the 2016 class to be included in the Colorado High School Activities Association Hall of Fame. Cook is known for her efforts to promote health and wellness in Northwest Colorado, and for helping with education programs throughout her career. Cook’s teams went 393 and 125 during her 22 year career as the head volleyball coach, winning the Continue reading

Halloween Weekend DUI Saturation Patrol

DUIThe Colorado State Patrol will be conducting a DUI saturation patrol this weekend in and around Steamboat, in an attempt to keep drivers and the public safe while people are out participating in Halloween activities. So far this year the State Patrol in Northwest Colorado has investigated 38 crashes Continue reading

Insurance Premiums In Wyoming To Increase

wyoming-flag-graphicWyoming residents receiving insurance through Obama Care can expect to see premiums increase by seven to eight percent next year.  These increases will be lower than what the rest of the country is expected to experience. According to some estimates, Continue reading

Bennet In Steamboat Thursday

BennetColorado Senator Michael Bennet will be in Steamboat Springs Thursday afternoon as part of his Get Out The Vote Bus Tour. The Senator will be at the Off the Beaten Path Book Store beginning at 1:30. During his visit Bennet will be talking to Continue reading

Trump and Cheney Hold Comfortable Leads in WY

wyoming-flag-graphicDonald Trump and Liz Cheney are well ahead in the Cowboy State according to a new poll conducted by the University of Wyoming.  The poll found that 58% of likely voters favored trump compared to just 20% for Clinton, 9% for Libertarian Gary Continue reading

A “Better Way” To Improve The Economy

SCOTT-TIPTON-NEW-300Yesterday, in part one of our interview with Congressman Tipton, he gave Wild West Radio an overview of The Better Way Program, which is House Republicans response to policies enacted by the Obama administration. Today congressman Tipton focuses on how the plan is intended to improve the economy and create new jobs. That Continue reading

Trick-or-Treating Scheduled For Halloween Night

halloweenTrick-or-treating will take place on Halloween night this year in Craig. The Craig City Council declared Monday the 31st as the official trick-or-treating night at their meeting last night. For tips to help keep your kids safe while they’re trick-or-treating this Continue reading

Sandrock Ridge Asks For Help With Medicaid Issues

sandrock-ridgeNumerous staff members and residents from Sandrock Ridge Care and Rehabilitation showed up to the County Commissioners meeting yesterday, to ask for the County’s assistance in expediting Medicaid claims, which are partially Continue reading

Fill Out A Survey To Improve Broadband In MOCO

broadband towerThe Moffat Broadband Committee is still asking residents to fill out broadband surveys to help determine the counties broadband needs. According to Audrey Danner, Co Chair of the Committee, while numerous community members have expressed interest in filling out the survey the number of responses so far have been lacking. The survey takes approximately 10 minutes to fill out, and questions can be Continue reading

Republicans Respond To Obama With A “Better Way”

SCOTT-TIPTON-NEW-300The Better Way Program has been created by U.S. House republicans in a response to policies enacted by the Obama administration. The plan looks to restore constitutional authority, foster new jobs and economic growth, ensure affordable and accessible health care, and protect Americans from threats both home and abroad. Colorado Congressman Continue reading