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Lawmakers Vote to Condemn President’s Actions on Immigration

immigration reformColorado’s next Senator wants to repeal President Obama’s recent executive action to allow more than 4 million people in the country illegally to remain here. Republican Continue reading

Protesters Want Better Wages for Fast Food Workers

DOLLAR-SIGN-#3Organizers say about 400 people participated in Colorado’s latest demonstrations in favor of higher wages for fast food workers. Workers from several chains and their supporters demonstrated outside two Denver McDonald’s yesterday in support of a national effort to win $15 an hour wages. Some carried signs saying Continue reading

Parks and Wildlife Investigating More Poaching in N.W. Colorado

POACHING1Colorado Parks and Wildlife is investigating three additional incidents of illegally killed bull elk in high-quality hunting units in Northwest Colorado, adding to three high-quality bulls illegally killed in early November, near Dinosaur. Two bulls were found along Highway 318 late last week, northwest of Maybell. Both were estimated Continue reading

Holiday Drive Going on Now

santaThe 93-7/102-3 KRAI and 55 Country Holiday Drive is underway. Volunteers are at the Centennial Mall in Craig taking your donations of non-perishable food, new and unwrapped toys, gifts for seniors, and cash to benefit Advocates Crisis Support Services, the Interfaith Food Bank in Craig, Christmas for Kids, and Christmas for Seniors. Donors can designate which agency they would like their money to go to, or they can Continue reading

Vandalized Dinosaur Bone Removed

Dinosaur National Monument QuarryThe remaining portion of a juvenile sauropod humerus that was vandalized in early September has been removed. Dinosaur National Monument staff assessed the condition of the bone after it was damaged to see if it would be possible to Continue reading

Hayden Town Council to Discuss Raising Water Rates

HAYDEN-300The Hayden Town Council will decide tonight whether they will raise water rates. The hike would be considered a small one, costing households about an extra $1.45 per month. The Council will decide the issue tonight at its regular board meeting. The meeting starts at 7 tonight.

On the Mat Rankings Released

wrestling-1This year’s pre-season “On the Mat” Rankings have the Meeker Cowboys listed as the number 4 wrestling team in 2A. On The Mat provides weekly wrestling rankings for teams and individuals in all weight classes. There are several Northwest Colorado individuals listed in the Continue reading

Holiday Drive Starts Tomorrow

santaThe 93-7/102-3 KRAI and 55 Country Holiday Drive is tomorrow and Friday at the Centennial Mall in Craig. Those who would like to help out their friends and neighbors during the holidays can drop off non-perishable food, new and unwrapped toys, gifts for seniors, and cash from 6 in the morning to 6 in the evening both days. 100 percent of the proceeds raised will stay in the community to benefit Advocates Crisis Support Continue reading

Tri State Makes Comments on Clean Air Rules Public

tri-state-g-tTri-State Generation and Transmission has asked the Environmental Protection Agency to abandon its proposed new rules for clean air. The power provider has Continue reading

BLM to Burn Slash Pile Today

controlled-burns-300The Bureau of Land Management Kremmling Field Office is planning to burn a large slash pile of lodgepole pine today as weather conditions are predicted to be favorable for smoke dispersal. The burn should take only one day and is on BLM Continue reading

Steamboat Sales Tax Report for October

City-of-SteamboatThe City of Steamboat has published the preliminary October 2014 Sales, Use, and Accommodation Tax Report. Steamboat’s October sales taxes are 10.85% Continue reading

Moffat County 4-H Open House is Tomorrow

4-hThe Moffat County Extension Office is having a 4-H Open House tomorrow. New 4-H members and those interested in 4-H are invited to enjoy an evening of 4-H Education and Fun. The night provides an opportunity to meet staff, 4-H leaders and other 4-H youth. Those who show up will be able to get information about 4-H clubs Continue reading