Category Archives: News

Gardner And Bennet Question VA Over Wait Lists

Colorado Senators Cory Gardner and Michael Bennet recently sent a letter to Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin, regarding the recent report from the VA Inspector General, which found unofficial wait lists at a Continue reading

Federal Fugitive Arrested

A fugitive wanted by the US Marshals Service was arrested this week in Rock Springs. 30-year-old Darren Matthew Olson, of Rock Springs, was wanted by federal authorities after he allegedly went missing from a supervised-release. Olson was indicted by a federal grand jury for his role in conspiring to possess and to distribute Continue reading

Sexual Harassment Complaint Filed Against Baumgardner

A formal sexual harassment complaint, for inappropriate touching, has been filed against Republican state Senator Randy Baumgardner by a former legislative intern. According to the radio station KUNC, the woman alleges that Continue reading

Donate To Holiday Drive Thursday And Friday

The 19th annual 93.7 102.3 KRAI and 55 Country Holiday Drive gets underway tomorrow.  As in years past, volunteers will be outside the Centennial Mall in Craig to take donations of non-perishable food, Continue reading

Tax Increase Takes Budget From Deficit To Surplus

The Craig City Council passed the City budget for 2018 at their meeting last night. The budget calls for $8.96 million in spending, with revenues estimated at $9.2 million, allowing the Continue reading

Man Arrested For Felony Marijuana Possession

A Georgia man was arrested over the weekend near Rock Springs for felony possession of marijuana. The vehicle of 56-year-old Oanh Luong of Georgia was searched after being pulled over for speeding on I-80, when police discovered 37 triple-vacuum-sealed bags of Continue reading

Mandatory Inspections For Trash Trucks

Trash trucks coming into Craig from outside the city will now have to pay a yearly inspection fee to ensure they meet the City’s safety requirements. The Craig City council passed an ordinance at their meeting Tuesday night that Continue reading

Yampa Valley Gives Rally In Craig

To get people ready for Yampa Valley Gives Day in Moffat County, members of Yampa Valley Gives will host a rally at the Moffat County Court House Thursday. The rally will be held from 11 to 11:30. During the Continue reading

Plans To Double Trail System On Cedar Mountain

The Bureau of Land Management is in midst of planning a trail expansion effort on Cedar Mountain,  five miles north of Craig, and is looking for the public to participate. The BLM is looking for advice from locals on trail locations, size, grade and design. The 900-acre Cedar Mountain Special Recreation Management Area was designated in 2011 to provide non-motorized recreational activities close to Craig, including horseback riding, cross-country skiing, running and mountain biking. The area currently includes Continue reading

Comment On OHV Trail Proposals

The Bureau of Land Management is also asking for the public to comment on the environmental assessment of a proposed 364-mile off-highway vehicle trail system in Rio Blanco County. The proposed Wagon Wheel West OHV Trail System Continue reading

Steamboat Transit Winter Schedule Starts Sunday

Steamboat Springs Transit will shift to the winter bus schedule starting Sunday. During the winter schedule, buses run throughout the town, with fixed route and on call services available. You can access bus route information on your Smartphone by downloading the Continue reading

Open House To Talk Trails Near Steamboat

There will be an open house today in Steamboat to discuss trail maintenance and trail projects in the area. The Steamboat Springs 2A trails committee will host the open house in conjunction with members of the Trail Maintenance Endowment Fund.  Attendees will receive Continue reading