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Colorado May Eliminate Electric Car Tax Credit

The Colorado State Senate will soon consider eliminating tax credits for alternative fuel vehicles, or vehicles that do not run on gasoline. The legislation would shift the roughly $50 million in tax credits the state gives to subsidize alternative fuel vehicle purchases, and would shift the money to the Continue reading

State Wrestling Starts Thursday On KRAI – Brackets HERE

The High School State Wrestling Tournament gets underway Thursday afternoon.   28 wrestlers from Moffat, Routt, Rio Blanco and Grand Counties will compete for medals.  7 head into the tournament as regional champions.  6 are 2nd place finishers.  Moffat  County will send 11 wrestlers, Meeker will send 5, Steamboat 4, and SoRoCo and Hayden will each send 3. Kia Turner and Todd Morris, will broadcast the action live on 93.7 102.3 KRAI and online at KRAI.COM.  The three-day broadcast will begin at 2:40 Thursday afternoon.  Wrestling gets underway at 3.  You’ll find the complete broadcast schedule and a link to the brackets Continue reading

Blood Drive In Craig Tuesday

A Blood Drive will be held in Craig Tuesday from 12:30 to 6, at the Moffat County Fair Grounds Pavilion. The entire donation process will take about an hour. Free pizza will be available for those who Continue reading

UPDATE: Two Car Accident Sends One To Hospital

At least one person was taken to the hospital Thursday night, after a two vehicle accident east of Hayden. One of the drivers, 29-year-old Andria Grooman of Oak Creek, was transported to the hospital for treatment.  She was reportedly unresponsive but still breathing.  Injuries to Continue reading

Man Arrested For DUI After Pursuit

A Hayden man 40-year-old Clifton Riele was arrested for DUI early Wednesday morning after leading police on a high-speed pursuit. According to a representative with the Routt County Sheriff’s office, Hayden Police were attempting to contact Riele, but lost track of Continue reading

Democrats Call On Baumgardner To Resign

Democrats in the Colorado Senate have released a joint statement calling for the resignation of State Senator Randy Baumgardner. Baumgardner has been accused by multiple parties of sexual harassment, which he has denied. However, one Continue reading

Wild Horse Warriors Meeting In Craig

The Wild Horse Warriors for Sand Wash Basin will be holding a public meeting this week in Craig. The meeting will be held tomorrow from 2 to 4 at the Craig Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center. The group will be discussing the Trail Management Plan for the area Continue reading

Wyoming May Expand “Stand Your Ground” Law

A bill that would provide extended protections to anyone who uses deadly force under serious threat of bodily harm will be discussed during the upcoming Wyoming legislative session. The bill would provide protections against both criminal and civil Continue reading

UPDATE: Discharged Fire Extinguisher At MCHS

Craig firefighters responded to a intentionally discharged fire extinguisher at Moffat County High School Wednesday afternoon. According to a representative from the Craig Fire Department, after not finding a fire, crews used fans to clear Continue reading

Man Arrested After Tuesday Accident

One person was arrested after a single vehicle accident Tuesday morning north of Toponas. 31-year-old William Miller of Texas was driving when his vehicle left the road, striking a tree. Miller sustained minor injuries during the Continue reading

Deserado Mine Operator Cited For Workers Death

The operator of the Deserado mine near Rangely has received a citation for a safety violation related to the worker who died at the mine in August. 32-year-old Jason Stevens of Vernal Utah was killed after a trough, a container used to clean coal, fell on him and crushed his body. According to the investigative Continue reading

2 Arrested, One Still Wanted

Two women who had warrants out for their arrest for drug charges have both been arrested.  23-year-old Chelsea Marie had a warrant issued for her arrest this Continue reading