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Craig City Manager Firing Now Official

The Craig City Council voted 6 to 1 at a special meeting yesterday, to make the firing of City Manager Mike Foreman official. The City announced the firing early last week, but due to procedural issues, a formal vote had to be held to conform to Colorado Law. Foreman firing was partially attributed to an incident that occurred at the Kiwanis Play earlier this month, when Foreman got into a verbal altercation with a woman at the play. Craig Mayor John Ponikvar said the incident caused the majority of the council to lose Continue reading

New Details On City Manager Firing

Craig Mayor John Ponikvar confirmed this morning that outgoing City Manager Mike Foreman was fired due to an incident that occurred at the Kiwanis Play. Foreman reportedly got into a verbal altercation with a female at the play, forcing a Moffat County Sheriff’s Deputy to Continue reading

Craig City Council Fires City Manager

Craig Mayor John Ponikvar announced in an email last night that the City Council had terminated the employment of Craig City Manager Mike Foreman. According to the email, the City Council will begin a search for his replacement in the near future, with City Continue reading

Final Free Ski Day Of The Year Sunday

The final Ski Free Sunday of the season will take place this weekend at Howelsen Hill in Steamboat. In addition to skiing free this Sunday, free Hot Dogs will be available at the mountain, and kids will have an opportunity to participate in a learn-to-jump session. The free hot dogs will be served by city Continue reading

Deadly Car Fire In Sweetwater County

The death of a Rock Springs man, who was killed in a car fire at the base of White Mountain last week, is under investigation. The pickup of 47-year-old Michael Tinnie was found on fire near the base of White Mountain, not far from the City Water Continue reading

Fee Increases For City Pool

The Craig City Council approved fee increases for the Craig City Pool at their meeting last night. The fees will go up across the board except for seasonal passes for Students and Adults.  In addition Continue reading

New Master Plan For Craig Parks And Trails

The Craig City Council accepted a recommendation from the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board to hire the company Logan-Simpson to update the Parks, Recreation, Open Space and Trails Master Plan. According to Craig Mayor John Ponikvar, the company was selected due to Continue reading

Meeting To Talk Steamboat Parks Master Plan

The City of Steamboat will host another meeting next week to gather public input concerning the Comprehensive Parks, Recreation, Open Space, Trails and River Master Plan. The meeting will take place Wednesday night from 5:30 to 8 at the Steamboat Community Center. The event will Continue reading

Steamboat Rental Rate Increase

The City of Steamboat has announced a rental rate increase for 2018. The city has a variety of facilities available for rent, Continue reading

City Council Supports Permit For New Coal Pit

The Craig City Council signed a letter of support at their meeting last night concerning a proposed air quality permit for the ColoWyo Mine Collom pit. The Moffat County Commissioners are expected to sign a similar letter at their meeting next week. The permit Continue reading

One Dead In Highway 13 Accident

One person was killed yesterday afternoon in a 2 vehicle accident on Highway 13 just north of Rifle. A 24-year-old male lost control around 3:30, resulting in his car sliding across the highway, where it was t-boned by a vehicle being driven by a 58-year-old Colorado woman, closing Continue reading

Options To Improve Public Transportation In Craig

A report that evaluated the possibility of instituting a transit system in Craig has been released. LSC Consultants of Denver put together the transit report for the City.  The report combined public surveys and data to determine if public transportation would benefit Craig residents. The report recommends a two phase bus service, with Continue reading