MOCO Cattlemen’s Meeting Monday

The Moffat County Cattlemen’s will host their spring meeting next week in Craig. At the meeting, a representative from Colorado State University will present information on Johne’s Disease Continue reading

Recommendations To Improve MOCO Broadband

Neo Connect, the company that performed an evaluation for the Moffat County Broadband Committee, has released their recommendation to improve broadband capacity and infrastructure in the area. Neo Connect analyzed Moffat County’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats regarding broadband infrastructure, and responses from the Continue reading

Man Struck By Shuttle Bus

A 20-year-old man was injured after he was struck by a shuttle Tuesday evening in Steamboat. After exiting a Steamboat Springs Transit bus near Mount Werner Road, he was struck by a shuttle bus traveling the same direction while Continue reading

Steamboat Man Arrested For Fraud

Another Steamboat Springs seasonal worker has been arrested this week for fraud. 25-year-old Chandra Pretap from India was arrested Monday on suspicion of theft and identity theft for defrauding a New York business out of $2,400. Police initiated the investigation into Pretap after Continue reading

CO Unemployment Hits 15 Year Low

The unemployment level in Colorado fell .1% to 2.9% in January, reaching its lowest level since 2001, according to a new report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This is well below the national unemployment rate which sits at 4.8%. The report Continue reading

Citizen Police Academy Registration Deadline Extended

The Steamboat Springs Police Department has extended the deadline to register for the Citizens’ Police Academy. Residents interested in enhancing their knowledge of local law enforcement can now sign up for the program through March 31st. The inaugural class will be held on Wednesday’s form April 26th through June 28th. Each session will be taught by Continue reading

Bennet To Host Town Hall Friday

Colorado US Senator Michael Bennet will host a town hall Friday  at Colorado Mesa University in Grand Junction. The town hall will give the Senator an opportunity to address questions and concerns that people in the area may have. The Continue reading

Wyoming Roads Closed Due To Flooding

The Seetwater County Sheriff’s office is warning travelers to use extreme caution when deciding whether or not to drive on flooded roadways, and to avoid remote county roads when flood conditions are present. Officers have responded to multiple Continue reading

UPDATE: Craig Man Dies In Car Accident

A Craig man, 29-year-old Justin Ketchum, died in a single vehicle accident Tuesday on Highway 40 three miles west of Kremmling. According to the Colorado State patrol,  Ketchum was a passenger in the car being driven by 21-year-old Anna Gates of Craig, who lost control of the vehicle sending it Continue reading

5,000 Gallons Of Oil Spills Near Rangely

An oil spill occurred earlier this month near Rangely, when 115 barrels of crude oil or almost 5,000 gallons spilled out of a Chevron owned pipeline into a drainage ditch. According to a release from Chevron about the incident, there was no impact to the areas water as the oil was contained in a siphon dam located a mile and a Continue reading

Brush Fire Near Meeker

The Meeker Fire Department responded to a brush fire Tuesday afternoon around 5:30 on Rio Blanco County Road 7. No structures were involved in the incident, and the fire was fully contained at 75 acres. Crews were able to get it under control in about an hour and a half. The fire Continue reading

MOCO United Way Secures $50 Thousand Grant

The Moffat County United Way was awarded a $50,000 grant earlier this week to go towards the Bridges out of Poverty program. Bridges out of Poverty focuses on economic class differences to provide concrete tools and strategies to prevent, Continue reading