Category Archives: News

No Fees At Dinosaur National Monument

Dinosaur National Monument QuarryDinosaur National Monument is celebrating National Park Week by dropping the entry fee to the park until this Sunday. The Monument is joining parks and programs around the country in dropping fees this week to celebrate the Continue reading

Local Marketing District Meeting Rescheduled

MOFFAT-COUNTY-LOGO-300The Moffat County Local Marketing District meeting that was scheduled for next week has been moved. The meeting that was scheduled for April 25th will now take place Continue reading

Fire Destroys Barn Near Steamboat

IMG_3814(1) IMG_3811(1) A hay filled barn about 2 miles west of Steamboat was destroyed by fire Saturday night.  When Steamboat fire fighters arrived at the scene at 38235 County Road 33, Continue reading

Power Restored To Nearly All YVEA Customers

power-outage-300Yampa Valley Electric Association is reporting that they are close to returning normal power to all of their customers.  Although YVEA continues to work on a few outages, they expressed confidence that those outages will be resolved shortly.  If you have a new outage or return Continue reading

IMPORTANT YVEA Update On Outages

power-outage-300Yampa Valley Electric Association customers that are still experiencing a power outage need to be aware that YVEA will not be able to dispatch workers after 9 Friday night due for the safety for their employees.  By law they are limited to the amount of hours they are able to work without rest .  Many workers have been addressing power outages since just after midnight Friday morning.  If you are still Continue reading

Important Info For Hunters

colorado parksApprentice licenses and hunter education test out options are now being offered through Colorado Parks and Wildlife.  These options, that went in to effect on April 6th, are intended to fosters peoples interest and get people active in the out doors. The Hunter Education test-out option is being offered to U.S Military and people over the age of 50. Continue reading

Centennial Mall Sold

centennial_mall_r470x260The Centennial Mall in Craig was sold earlier this week.  The new owner, JB Capital, is based out of Denver.  The sale was completed on Tuesday.

Horizon’s Pick A Dish A Tasty Success

HORIZONS-300The 4th annual Horizons Pick a Dish in Craig was a huge success last night.   During the fundraiser, additional tables were required to be set up to accommodate all who attended.  Nine local restaurants, with assistance from Horizons clients, served food samples to all who attended.  The dishes were judged by the public and by a panel of celebrity Continue reading

93.7 & 102.3 KRAI and 55 Country Off Air Due To Car Accident

WP-Header-990.jpgA single vehicle accident and not the wet, heavy snow caused a power outage Friday at the Centennial Mall that took 93.7 102.3 KRAI, and 55 Country off the air for much of the day. The driver of the vehicle, 43 year old Bryce Sanford Continue reading

UPDATE: Power Outages Due To Wet Snow

yampa-valley-electric-assocHeavy wet snow Friday caused power outages from Baggs to Yampa according to Yampa Valley Electric Association. YVEA crews were dispatched early Friday morning to  isolate the sources of the problems. Heavy snow is

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Peabody Declares Bankruptcy

PEABODYPeabody Energy the owner of Twentymile Mine in Routt County, announced yesterday that the company will file for chapter 11 bankruptcy. Chapter 11 bankruptcy allows the company to remain in control of their business operations while restructuring their debt. Peabody has been considering Chapter 11 Continue reading

Trapper EA Nears Completion

Trapper-Mine-300At her tour of trapper mine yesterday, Janice Schneider, the U.S. Department of the Interior’s “Assistant Secretary for Land and Minerals Management” sat down with representatives from Tristate Generation as well as Moffat County Commissioner John Kinkaid.  Topics of discussion included the Transwest transmission line, the environmental assessments and permits for Trapper and Continue reading