24 Year Old Woman Murdered

olivo-tellez-booking-photoA woman was found murdered over the weekend at the Pinon Pines apartments in Glenwood Springs. Friday night, police discovered the body of a 24 year old female who appeared to be the victim of extreme domestic violence.  After an initial investigation, it was Continue reading

Register To Vote

VOTE.2-300The 2016 election is less than 30 days away. Colorado has the highest percentage of registered voters in the country according to the Pew Center on the States. The numbers show that 87% of eligible voters in Colorado are registered to vote. Colorado residents can register to vote through Election Day, but if you register less than 8 days before the Continue reading

Kubiak Hospitalized After Broncos Loss

gary_kubiakSunday didn’t go as planned for Broncos coach Gary Kubiak, who ended his day in the hospital. After the Broncos lost 23-16 to the Atlanta Falcons, Kubiak was taken by ambulance to the ER for flu-like symptoms. A team spokesman called it a “precaution.” The Broncos will take on San Diego for the Thursday night game this week. Its not clear yet Continue reading

Thomas Johnson Found Guilty For Murder Of Lori Bases


A Routt County jury convicted Thomas Johnson Saturday, of Murder in the First Degree, for killing Lori Bases in Steamboat Springs in May of 2000. This was Johnson’s third trial and conviction for the murder. His two prior convictions were overturned on appeal. The jury declined to find Johnson guilty of additional charges of First Degree Criminal Trespass and Criminal Mischief for the vandalism of Bases’ vehicle in April of 2000. The verdict followed a 13 day trial in a Routt County District Court. The Continue reading

Planned Power Outage Monday

yampa-valley-electric-assocA power outage has been scheduled Monday in the Maybell area by the Yampa Valley Electric Association.  The outage will allow Yampa Valley Electric to perform maintenance on the Maybell Substation and its lines. It will take place between 4 and 5 Monday afternoon and will affect Maybell, Continue reading

Craig Runaway Added To FBI List

missing-teen-poster14 year old Katrina Treacy, the Craig teenager that is believed to have run away from her home over a month ago has been added to the FBI’s endangered runaway list. No suspicious evidence was discovered when Treacy went missing so she did not meet the criteria to be added to this or any other national missing persons list.  However, according to Commander Bill Leonard from the Craig Police Department, the FBI has made an Continue reading

Go See The Fall Colors Before It’s Too Late

aspens_at_sunset_purgatoryFall is officially here, and this might be the final weekend to enjoy the peak fall colors around Northwest Colorado. The color change is in full swing with yellow aspen trees and a mix of orange and red leaves on display throughout Colorado forests. Fall is also the time to witness one of the unique animal mating rituals Continue reading

New Requirements To Register Boats and OHV’s

ohv-permitNew regulations go into effect next year requiring anyone looking to register a boat, off highway vehicle or snowmobile in Colorado to provide proof of ownership before it can be registered. Colorado Parks and Wildlife is recommending that anyone purchasing any of these machines asks for a bill of sale. If proof of ownership cannot be obtained, a Continue reading

Help Review NW Colorado Trail Maps

BLMThe Bureau of Land Management is looking for community assistance in reviewing its road and trail inventory maps for Northwest Colorado.  This summer, members of the BLM’s Little Snake Field Office, inventoried more than 1,300 miles of routes across the 370,000 acres of land that it manages between Maybell and Craig all Continue reading

Steamboat To Be Honored For Use Of Lottery Funds

SteamboatThe City of Steamboat will receive a Starburst Award next week from the Colorado Lottery based on the city’s use of lottery proceeds to make improvements to the Howelsen Rodeo Grounds. The award will be presented at Tuesday’s City Council meeting which begins at 5. Improvements on the rodeo grounds were completed in January and included expanding Continue reading

Craig Man Arrested For Intent To Distribute Heroin

selbach-mugA Craig man was arrested Tuesday for possession of heroin with the intent to distribute after he was pulled over on Rabbit Ears Pass.  A substantial amount of heroin was discovered in the vehicle of Ronal Selbach after he was pulled over for driving erratically Tuesday afternoon.  While an officer was talking to Selbach about his driving, a Routt County Continue reading

New Rules For Marijuana Packaging

universal-warning-label-300x277New rules aimed at making marijuana packaging safer for adults and less appealing to children are now in effect. All packaging for products that contain marijuana must display a new universal symbol that clearly states the product contains THC, the intoxicating compound in marijuana. There are different symbols for recreational and medical products but both convey that the item contains THC. To make marijuana Continue reading