Faith leaders are asking Governor John Hickenlooper to pardon a Colorado convict who was sent back to prison after being mistakenly released 90 years early and creating a new life. In a letter to Hickenlooper dated Tuesday, clergy members urged the release of Rene Lima-Marin, who was sentenced in 2000 to a total of 98 years Continue reading
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Bowing to pressure from governors, business, labor groups and 53 US Senators the EPA announced that it is extending by 45 days the public comment period for
its carbon rule. Continue reading
Prosecutors have filed charges of assault and menacing against a Meeker-area man accused of stabbing Rio Blanco County Sheriff Si Woodruff. 19-year-old Logan Piper was arrested after the August 21st attack in Meeker. Woodruff is on leave and is expected to recover. Piper is being held in lieu of $100,000 bond. His next court Continue reading
Bonfils Blood Center will conduct a blood drive today at the Moffat County Fairgrounds. The blood drive is sponsored by the Craig Chamber of Commerce. Those that plan to give are encouraged to eat a full meal and drink plenty of water before donating. They also say you should give yourself an hour for the entire process. Bonfils will be set up in the fairgrounds Pavilliion from 12:30 to 6 today. If you would like to learn more, call (303) 363-2300.
From a global perspective to local trends, a wide range of economic factors are collecting to shape our future. That’s according to the Steamboat Chamber, which is preparing for its 20th annual Continue reading
Arapaho National Wildlife Refuge staff in Jackson County plan to take advantage of the fall weather to burn the grasslands near the Hampton Ranch site, and along the Illinois River near the refuge’s northern boundary. The objectives of Continue reading
Jim Clark, former president and executive director of Visit Fort Collins, has been named the new CEO of the Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association, the board’s executive committee officially announced Today. With more than 30 years of experience in hospitality, Clark
With the arrival of hunting seasons on lands surrounding Dinosaur National Monument, hunters are reminded that hunting is not permitted in the monument. Although most of the monument boundary is well marked, hunters are responsible for ensuring they do not hunt within the monument. Continue reading
Craig Fire/Rescue responded to a vehicle fire yesterday evening. The incident happened on Highway 13 about 6 miles south of Craig a little after 7 last night. It’s not clear how the vehicle caught fire, but the car is considered a total loss. Nobody was injured in the incident.
The Colorado Northwestern Community College Foundation will hold their annual fundraiser dinner Saturday at the Craig Campus. The dinner will include a silent and live Continue reading
A poll is showing the race between Senator Mark Udall and his Republican challenger, U.S. Representative Cory Gardner, is still a dead heat. The poll by Survey USA shows Udall ahead by 4 points, but the margin of error is 3.9 percentage points. It shows Udall ahead with women and unaffiliated voters. However, the poll is split Continue reading
Former President Bill Clinton is heading to Denver to raise money for Senator Mark Udall’s re-election campaign. Reports say Clinton will attend a luncheon in Denver on September 27th. Udall, a Democrat, is locked in a tight race with Republican challenger U.S. Representative Cory Gardner.