Thanksgiving DUI Enforcement Underway

DUIThe Thanksgiving Heat is On DUI Enforcement Campaign in Colorado begins Friday and will last through Monday the 28th. The Colorado Department of Transportation is partnering with the State Patrol, and other local law enforcement, to remove as many intoxicated drivers from the roads as possible. 283 impaired drivers were arrested Continue reading

Two Yampa Valley Singers Concerts This Weekend

music-graphicThe Yampa Valley Singers will be hosting two concerts this weekend in Steamboat at the United Methodis Church. The concerts will be Friday at 7 and Saturday at 4. Tickets can be purchased for $10 at All That Clothing Store. Following both concerts a reception will be held in the Continue reading

Oil & Gas Group Sues BLM Over Venting And Flaring Rule

oil-and-gas-industry-300A group, representing energy producers in the US, is suing the Bureau of Land Management over their new rule, regulating venting and flaring on oil and natural gas operations, occurring on federal or tribal lands. The suit, filed in a US District court in Wyoming, claims that the rule exceeds the BLM’s authority, creates duplicate regulations, and conflicts with requirements from the Environmental Protection Agency. The group argues that the authority to Continue reading

Wyoming Officials Upset With New BLM Rule

wyoming-flag-graphicElected officials in Wyoming are upset by the Bureau of Land Managements new venting and flaring rule that was approved earlier this week. Most believe that the new regulations are not needed and duplicate efforts already underway in the state. Some are hopeful that Continue reading

Meeker Cowboys Football In 1A State Semi’s

msd-logoThe Meeker Cowboys will play the Bennet Tigers in the semi-finals of the Colorado 1A football playoffs this weekend in Meeker. The game is Saturday at 1 at Meeker High School. If you can’t make it to the game you can listen to it live on 55 country and online at KRAI.COM, beginning with Continue reading

Gardner Named To Republican Leadership Team

gardnerColorado Senator Cory Gardner has received a promotion within the Republican Party.  The Republicans elected leadership for the 115th Congress yesterday, and during this process Gardner was named the National Republican Senatorial Committee Chairman.  He says he is excited to expand his role in the party and is honored by the Continue reading

Fire Near Walden Closes Highway

fire-1-300A fire about 10 miles southwest of Walden closed Highway 14 for over an hour this morning. The fire was in a fiberglass structure, that contained or was near two oil separator tanks that were a short distance from the Highway. The road was closed as a precaution, as Continue reading

Winter Weather On Its Way

winter-weather-#1Winter weather is coming. The entire area will be under a winter storm warning tomorrow morning through tomorrow night. The mountains are expected to have up to ten inches of snow, with lower elevations seeing between 1 and 5 inches. A strong cold front will move in with the storm, with highs Continue reading

High Speed Chase Ends In Rawlins

HIGH SPEEDOne man was arrested Wednesday morning, after he took police on a high speed chase from Casper to Rawlins. Police first made contact with 26 year old Adam Braun, south of Casper around 5 , but were unable to keep up with his vehicle as he was traveling at very high speeds. Officers later came into contact with Braun again, approximately 43 miles north of Rawlins. Police Continue reading

Visitors Center On The Move

moffat-county-commissionersThe Moffat County Tourism Association will be moving their Visitors Center from the Centennial Mall to the Remax building at the intersection of Victory Way and Yampa beginning next month. The Moffat County Commissioners approved the lease for Continue reading

Commissioners Approve Budget For LMD

MOFFAT-COUNTY-LOGO-300The preliminary budget for the Craig and Moffat County Local Marketing District was approved by the Moffat County Commissioners at their meeting yesterday. The budget now must be Continue reading

Turkey Trot 5K Saturday

turkey-trotThe 5K Turkey Trot and one mile fun run to benefit the Hayden Valley Elementary Health and Wellness Team is this Saturday in Hayden. The runs will start Saturday Continue reading