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Woman Sought by Wyoming Authorities

sweetwater-county-sheriff-3The Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information on a Rock Springs woman wanted for multiple felonies. Michelle Satterwhite is wanted for three counts of burglary and one count of attempt to commit burglary. Sweetwater County Sheriff Rich Haskell said Satterwhite is a 43-year-old white female, 5’6″ in height, and Continue reading

Bathrooms Closing Around Steamboat

City-of-SteamboatDue to the temperatures dropping and the risk of pipes freezing the seasonal restrooms in the parks in and around Steamboat are being winterized and closed for the Continue reading

Energy Company Reducing Rigs in Western Colorado

oil-and-gas-drilling-300A major energy company is planning to reduce the number of natural gas drilling rigs in western Colorado next year as it continues to expand its focus on oil. WPX Energy has nine rigs now operating in the Piceance Basin and is planning to Continue reading

Walker Stapleton in Craig Thursday

STAPLETON WALKERThose who would like to meet Walker Stapleton, the state’s treasurer, are invited to a meet and greet tomorrow. Stapleton is up for reelection this year and is traveling the state to answer any questions citizens may have about his position. The meet and greet is scheduled for 1 tomorrow afternoon at The Memorial Continue reading

RCOEM Says CDC Website Best for Tracking Ebola

ebolaThe Routt County Office of Emergency Management says they have been receiving calls about the recent Ebola outbreak. People want to know what they can do to avoid contracting the disease. While the Office says it will continue to send out necessary information, they say the best source of information is the Center for Disease Continue reading

Citizens Given Opportunity to Create Voter Ad

GESSLERColorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler wants to give voters their shot at producing a political ad focused on voter registration. Gessler says his office is always looking at creative ways to reach citizens. The message would encourage residents to get registered to vote, or to update their voter registration information. Aspiring directors and videographers have until October 24 to submit their 30-second videos to the Secretary of State for Continue reading

Tipton Endorsed by Durango Herald

SCOTT-TIPTON-300Representative Scott Tipton has picked up an endorsement from a Colorado newspaper. The Durango Herald this week praised Tipton for his fight against federal regulations on water, land, energy, and species issues among others. While the publication says that sometimes Tipton’s anti-regulation mindset goes too far, his questions regarding the intentions of the federal government are “relevant and worthy of Continue reading

Forum Makes Clear Where Candidates Stand on Coal

forumColorado’s gubernatorial and senatorial candidates got together for a forum today on the future of energy in the state. The forum, heard live this morning on 93-7 and 102-3 KRAI, 55 Country and online at krai.com, allowed the candidates in Colorado’s hottest races to give voters their vision of the future of the state’s Continue reading

Statewide Energy Forum Will be Broadcast Live this Morning

forumToday’s energy forum in Denver can be heard live on 93.7 102.3 KRAI, 55 Country and KRAI.COM. The Consumer Energy Alliance is hosting a forum this morning that will give Colorado’s gubernatorial and senate candidates a chance to offer their visions of the state’s energy future to the public. The forum is sponsored by Continue reading

Candidates to Visit Craig

REPUBLICANA couple of Colorado candidates looking to hold on to their seats this election cycle are planning visits to Craig over the next week. On Thursday, the Moffat County Republican Party will welcome Colorado State Treasurer Walker Stapleton. Stapleton will be available for a meet and greet at 1 at The Memorial Hospital at Craig. Continue reading

Election Ballots to be Mailed Today

Ballot-300Local elections clerks will start mailing out ballots today for the upcoming November election. Those that haven’t yet registered to vote, can still do so online. That must be done by the 27th of this month to count towards this year’s election. Early voting at the polls takes place October 20th through November 4th. November 4th is Continue reading

VNA Reps to Answer Health Insurance Questions

HEALTH-SYMBOL-300Those who have questions regarding their health insurance can get some advice from the Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association over the next couple of weeks. The VNA will set up at various locations throughout Moffat and Rio Blanco counties over the rest of the month. The idea is to provide one-on-one consultations Continue reading