Commissioners Support ColoWyo Air Permit

The Moffat County Commissioners signed a letter at their meeting yesterday, supporting the approval of a proposed air quality permit for the ColoWyo Mine Collom pit. The permit is required for operations at the mine to continue. The Collom development will Continue reading

New Medical Clinic Coming To Dinosaur

The Moffat County Commissioners  approved a lease agreement for Memorial Regional Health at their meeting yesterday, which will allow the hospital to open a one day a week medical clinic in Dinosaur. The Dinosaur clinic will be located in the Moffat County Road Department shop building. According to Memorial Regional Health CEO Andy Daniels, the Continue reading

Man Charged With Sexual Assault And Incest

A 59-year-old Grand Junction man was arrested earlier this week on 21 felony counts concerning the sexual assault of a child. John Frank Martinez was taken into custody Monday. He is accused of engaging in sexual acts with a child during several incidents, occurring between 2009 and 2017. Martinez has been charged with 7 counts of Continue reading

Young Professionals Meeting Thursday

The Yampa Valley Young Professionals will host their monthly meeting Thursday night in Craig. Two YVYP members, Justin Kawcak and Hanna Borchard, will host a discussion concerning financial and estate planning  All Continue reading

Movie Matinees For Seniors

The Craig Senior Social Center will host two Thursday afternoon Movie Matinees this week and next week in Craig. Tomorrow, they will be showing the movie “Mudbound”, a Post WWII movie which takes place in the American South. Next week they will show the classic Continue reading

Don’t Pick Up Sheep Dogs

Good Samaritans have picked up what they believed to be two lost dogs recently from the Sweetwater County area, and transported them to a local animal shelter. Unfortunately, the dogs were not lost, but were working sheep ranches in the area. When a sheep dog is Continue reading

Man Charged With Felony Burglary

A Craig man was charged with felony burglary after he was arrested Friday by Craig Police. When 36-year-old Thomas Farren was taken into custody, officers found cell phones and other stolen items in his possession. The items Continue reading

Driver Falls Asleep, Crashes Car

One person sustained minor injuries in a car accident Sunday afternoon on Highway 131 near Toponas. 29-year-old William O’Leary from Oak Creek was driving when he is believed to have fallen asleep, resulting in his car leaving the Continue reading

Comment On Proposed Trail System

The US Forest Service is looking for public input on the proposed Mad Rabbit Trails Project in the Routt National Forrest. The project would provide additional, sustainable, trail-based recreation opportunities in the Mad Creek, Rocky Peak, and Rabbit Ears Pass areas.  Two different ideas for the Continue reading

Adopt A Wild Horse This Weekend

The Colorado Bureau of Land Management is hosting a wild horse adoption event this weekend in Golden. The wild horse adoption will take place Friday and Saturday at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds. Horses will be Continue reading

Youth Of The Year Announcement This Week

The Boys and Girls Club of Northwest Colorado will be announcing their Youth of the Year selection this week. The announcement dinner will take place Thursday, starting at 5:30, at the Chief Theater in Steamboat. Tickets for the dinner Continue reading

Senior Social Center Board Members Needed

The Senior Social Center Advisory board is looking for additional members from the Community interested in participating in the future development of the Senior Center.  With a large aging population in Moffat County, there is a need for input from all generations, Continue reading