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Residents Question Source Of Noise

city of craigWild West Radio News has received numerous reports of what sounded like an explosion in the Craig area Thursday night around 9:30.  One person said the event shook their home on the east side Continue reading

Don’t Know? Ask A Lawyer

ask a lawyer“Ask a Lawyer” events will be held in Moffat, Grand, and Rio Blanco Counties starting next month. The events are part of the program aimed at helping self represented litigants with their non-criminal court cases in the three counties. A self-represented litigant is any individual who seeks information to file, pursue, or respond to a case without the Continue reading

Craig Clean-Up Days Start Tomorrow

craig-clean-up-weekThe Annual Craig Clean-Up Days are this weekend. The City of Craig Solid Waste Department will be accepting tires without rims and appliances from residents between 9 and 4 both Saturday and Sunday at the north end of Craig City Park. Additional items including scrap metal can also be dropped off. The Solid Waste Department will not Continue reading

Murder Mystery Dinner Tomorrow

murder mysteryTickets are still available for the “Million Dollar Murder” performance that is taking place Saturday in Craig. The event will occur at the Moffat County Fair Grounds Pavilion starting at 7. The audience involved mystery show asks participants to discuss what is Continue reading

Get Your Hay In The Hay Directory

department of AGListings for the 2016 Colorado Hay Directory are now being accepted by The Colorado Department of Agriculture. The Colorado Hay Directory helps hay producers in the state market their product to hay buyers. The deadline to Continue reading

Living With Chronic Illness And Pain

senior centerThe Senior Social Center will host its monthly meeting next week where they will discuss living with chronic illness and pain. The meeting will take place Monday May 23rd at the Bell Tower building in Craig starting at 6:30 p.m. The group will discuss business at the Continue reading

Peabody Receives Financing To Continue Operations

PEABODYPeabody energy the owner of Twentymile Mine in Routt County received approval earlier this week for $800 million in financing intended to help the company continue its mining operations while the it continues to go through Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The company filed for Chapter 11 in April after reporting a loss of $2 billion in Continue reading

Tipton Talks Opioid Legislation And Abuse

SCOTT-TIPTON-NEW-300With opioid  use and abuse on the rise in Northwest Colorado, Wild West Radio’s Nolan Sharpe sat down with Congressman Scott Tipton to discuss legislation that he has sponsored to help curtail the epidemic, and what families and communities like ours can do to help prevent and limit the use of Continue reading

Clinton Looking At Hickenlooper For VP

JOHN-HICKENLOOPER-300Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper has made it onto the short of Vice Presidential candidates for presumptive Presidential Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. According to political website TheHill.COM Hickenlooper is one of five possible running mates that could be chosen by Clinton. Hickenlooper remained a Clinton supporter even Continue reading

Transfer Water Without Losing Rights

WATER CONSERVATIONA bill that would help Coloradoans remain in control of their water rights was signed by Governor John Hickenlooper yesterday. House bill 1228 allows water rights holders to temporarily transfer up to half of their water without Continue reading

Candidate For US House In Craig Tomorrow

BeinsteinAlex Beinstein who is running to be the Colorado US Representative from district 3 will be in Craig tomorrow night. There will be a meeting sponsored by the Bears Ears Tea Party Patriots at Colorado Northwestern Community College in room 175 from 7 to 9. The meeting will allow the public to meet and receive information from Beinstein about his campaign and policies. Beinstein who is originally from Carbondale, received his Continue reading

Yampa Valley Young Professionals Social Friday

YVYPThe monthly social for the “Yampa Valley Young Professionals” will take place Friday. The social will be held at Dad’s Cookhouse in Craig from 5 to 7:30. The socials allow people that are interested in joining the Young Professionals to meet and interact with members in a casual relaxed atmosphere. . For more information about the Yampa Valley Young Continue reading