Category Archives: News

Hang Gliding Competition Dates Set

Competition dates have been set for this year’s Dinosaur Open hang gliding competition. The event will take place June 18th through the 14th, with community festivities being held around the area Continue reading

Free Tax Filing Help Available

Income tax filing assistance will be available for those who qualify this week in Craig. The Moffat County United Way and the Department of Social Services will hold Volunteer Income Tax Assistance this Thursday and Friday in the Bell Tower building at CNCC. Trained volunteers will be available to provide free confidential assistance with Federal and Continue reading

Get Updates On Building Codes

A Building Code presentation will be held by the Routt County Regional Building Department this week in Steamboat. Representatives from the department will be discussing adoption of the Continue reading

Craig PD Needs Businesses To Update Info

Craig Police are asking local business owners to update their contact information with the Department. Officers have responded to multiple calls recently where they tried to contact the owner or the manager responsible for a business, but were unable to get a hold of anyone due to outdated information. Business owners are asked Continue reading

Laughing Gas Stolen During Break In

AmeriGas in Craig was broken into overnight Wednesday.  It was reported that multiple bottles of nitrous oxide, commonly known as laughing gas were taken. Craig police are investigating multiple leads and are asking that  anyone with information Continue reading

Man Missing From CAPS Arrested

A man who went missing Wednesday night from CAPS in Craig was arrested Thursday night by Craig Police.  An on duty police officer spotted the missing man, 51-year-old Anthony Manning, near Thunder Rolls  Bowling Center. The officer was able to follow Manning to a trailer off of West First Street where he was arrested. Two other Continue reading

Super Bowl DUI Enforcement In CO and WYO

The Colorado State patrol and other local law enforcement will conduct a Heat Is On DUI enforcement campaign for Super Bowl weekend. The enforcement period will last through Monday. A total of 325 impaired drivers were arrested during last years Super Bowl weekend Heat Is On Campaign. The Wyoming Highway Patrol in conjunction with Continue reading

Bills Introduced To Protect Public Lands

In a bi-partisan effort to protect public lands, Colorado Senators Cory Gardner and Michael Bennet have introduced 5 separate bills dealing with public land issues.  Gardner says he is proud to work Continue reading

Steamboat Sales Tax Collections Up To End Year

Sales taxes collections in Steamboat ended the year on a positive note according to the most recent Sales, Use and Accommodations Tax Report. Taxes collected in December grew by 1.4% when compared to December of 2015, and total taxes collected for the year were up 6.7% when compared to taxes collected in 2015. The biggest Continue reading

Explosion And Fire South Of Craig

A small explosion and fire at an oil well pumping station 4 miles East of Hamilton off of highway 317, was determined to have been caused by an equipment malfunction. The fire was reported just after 12:30 Thursday afternoon. Craig firefighters assisted the site manager to shut off the flow of crude oil which stopped the fire. The amount of damage to Continue reading

UPDATE: Rollover On 13 North Of Craig

Emergency personnel responded to a report of a vehicle rollover around noon Thursday, on Highway 13.  When they arrived at the scene of the accident, 4 miles north of Craig, they found a Subaru station wagon upside down off the side of the road, but could not find anyone who was Continue reading

House Looks To Void Stream Protection Rule

The United States House of Representatives passed a resolution that would repeal the “Stream Protection Rule,” a rule issued by Barack Obama In one of his last acts as president.  The rule was intended to protect steams and waterway from the impact of surface coal mining Continue reading