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Firefighters Rescue Puppies

Steamboat firefighters rescued a litter of newly born puppies Wednesday afternoon at a home on Routt County Road 20. The mother had given birth to the puppies under the deck of the home, and the owners were unable to retrieve them. The owners feared for the puppies safety due to Continue reading

48 Below Zero!

If you think it was cold here yesterday, our temperatures were mild compared to that in Wisdom Montana, near Butte, which recorded the nations lowest temperatures yesterday at 48 below zero.  Locally last nights clear skies contributed to dropping temperatures across Colorado. According to US Air Continue reading

Wintry Weather To Add To Snowpack This Weekend.

snow-plowWith another 4 to 8 inches of snow expected his weekend, speculation that we are getting a lot more snow than usual will continue.  Another theory is that the ongoing cold temperatures have kept the existing snowpack from melting, causing the snow to pile high and resulting in narrowed streets  and snow mountains all over town.  The fact is that both have contributed to the amount of snow on Continue reading

Don’t Let Water Pipes Freeze

broken_pipe2Winter weather can cause pipes to burst in your household or business plumbing.   Below are some excellent tips for avoiding costly damage. Continue reading

Craig Dips To Lowest Temp In USA Monday

weather-cold-tempCraig not only had the coldest temperature in the State yesterday, but also was the coldest spot In the nation. According to the national weather service the temperature dipped to 27 below at the Moffat County Airport early Continue reading

Craig Coldest In The State Overnight

weather-cold-tempSince yesterday mostly clear skies and dropping temperatures are over most of Colorado. Last night the coldest readings in the State were in Moffat, Routt and Rio Blanco Counties.  The lowest reading in Colorado was taken at the Moffat County Airport where the low was 25 below zero at Continue reading

51 BELOW Temperature Recorded Last Week In Colorado

weather-cold-tempThe days are now getting longer as yesterday was the Winter Solstice. And just 5 days before the Solstice the coldest temperature in Colorado in years was recorded at Antero Reservoir which is located about 25 miles southeast of Leadville  where the temperature was 51 degrees below Continue reading

Protect Your Pets From Harsh Weather

snow dogThe cold weather can be just as hard on your pets as it is on you.  A few simple changes in your routine can help to keep your four-legged family members safe and warm this winter.  When walking your dog, keep wind chill in mind as Continue reading

Safe Motoring This Winter

WINTER-DRIVING-300As snow and ice covers the roads, and the temperatures drop, now is a good time to refresh your knowledge about the safety rules for dealing with winter road emergencies. You’ll find tips from the obvious like ” Never Continue reading