Category Archives: News

Commissioners Refuse to Sign Ordinance

MC Commissioners-150The Moffat County Commissioners, yesterday, refused to sign off on a nuisance ordinance for the Blue Mountain Community. Blue Mountain is just east of Dinosaur, off of Highway 40. There are less than a dozen homes in the community, and a few of the residents showed up to yesterday’s commissioners meeting to complain Continue reading

Kremmling Man Found After Going Missing from Bronco Game

kittermanA Kremmling man who went missing during a Broncos game last week has been found safe and sound. That’s according to police in Denver, who say Paul Kitterman was located in Pueblo. The 53-year old man was reported missing by his family, who attended the game with him, when they couldn’t find him after the game. Kitterman only explained his disappearance by saying Continue reading

Accident on Highway 40

Vehicle-Accident-300A traffic accident on Highway 40 west of Milner slowed traffic yesterday evening. Details of the accident are not clear, as troopers have yet to file a report. Witnesses reported seeing a single car with extensive front end damage. The accident slowed traffic to a crawl as troopers cleaned up the site.

Study Shows Premiums Have Skyrocketed Under Obamacare

HEALTH-SYMBOL-300A non-partisan, independent health insurance research organization, HealthPocket, examined the average health insurance premiums in the first year of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) and compared them to the averages found in the pre-reform market it replaced. Premiums in the pre-reform and Obamacare individual health Continue reading

DUI Campaign Begins Tomorrow

COLO-STATE-PATROL-3001October is historically one of the deadliest months in terms of the number of impaired driving -related fatalities. The Colorado State Patrol says they want users of Colorado roadways to celebrate responsibly this weekend and avoid getting behind the wheel if they have been drinking. Each Halloween CSP and local law Continue reading

Weatherization Help Available for Residents

weather-cold-tempWinter is fast approaching, which means it’s time to think about weatherizing your home to be more energy efficient. October 30th has been designated by Governor Hickenlooper as Weatherization Day. The designation is intended Continue reading

Bill Clinton Attends Second Colorado Rally

CLINTONFormer President Bill Clinton is reminding Colorado Democrats of the symbolic weight of this year’s election. Clinton held his second rally in two days for embattled Governor John Hickenlooper and Senator Mark Udall. The former president told a crowd in Lakewood that Colorado symbolizes the future due to its Continue reading

Slash Pile Burns Planned for Jackson and Grand Counties

controlled-burns-300The Bureau of Land Management Kremmling Field Office is planning to burn slash piles of lodgepole pine in early November if weather conditions are favorable. Fire personnel will burn slash piles when there is at least three inches of Continue reading

Teens on Tour Registration Ends Thursday

City-of-SteamboatRegistration closes on Thursday, at 5:30pm for the City of Steamboat’s Teens on Tour overnight trip to Denver, or until the spots run out. The program is for teens in 6th, 7th Continue reading

Bill Clinton Stumps for Udall

CLINTONFormer President Bill Clinton says midterm elections in a president’s second term are dominated by appeals to vent frustration at the president by voting out others in his party. Clinton urged Democrats to resist that appeal yesterday at a political rally in suburban Denver. He accused Republicans of trying to get people to Continue reading

More Republicans Turning in Ballots than Democrats

Ballot-300The election is only eight days away. Over 660,000 voters have already cast their ballots in Colorado. The numbers show that Republicans are turning out the voter stronger than Democrats in the state. A total of 282-thousand Republicans have cast ballots, while about 214,000 Democrats have voted. Nearly 157,000 Continue reading

Group Tries to Get Post to Retract Endorsement

mark-udall-300A group of Mark Udall supporters is trying to get the Denver Post to retract its endorsement of Cory Gardner for U.S. Senate. The group of citizens is joined by pro-abortion groups in collecting petition signatures demanding the Post change its endorsement. They say the endorsement was misguided. While the groups Continue reading