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Memorial Day DUI Patrols Underway

Drivers should be aware that the Colorado State Patrol and local law enforcement will be out in force this weekend looking for intoxicated or impaired drivers. The Memorial Day Weekend Heat is on Campaign will last through Tuesday. On Continue reading

Listing Due Soon For Colorado Hay Directory

Listings for the 2017 Colorado Hay Directory are being accepted now by The Colorado Department of Agriculture. The deadline to submit a listing for the directory is June 16th and will cost $25. The Colorado Hay Directory helps hay producers Continue reading

CNCC Summer Camp Scholarships Available

If you’re child is interested in attending one of the summer camps at Colorado Northwestern Community College, but you are worried about the cost, scholarships may be available. Students who qualify for Continue reading

SUV And School Bus Collision

No one was injured Tuesday morning when a Ford Explorer collided with a Moffat County School bus at the intersection of Colorado and 7th Street in Craig. According to Jerry DeLong of the Craig Police Department, the driver of the Explorer failed to see the Continue reading

Click It Or Ticket Campaign Underway

The Colorado State Patrol and local law enforcement are conducting a click it or ticket campaign through June 4th, in an effort to promote seat belt safety among Colorado drivers. During the same enforcement period last year, nearly 6,000 Continue reading

Colorado Unemployment Rate Hits New Low

The Colorado Unemployment rate decreased again between March and April according to the Department of Labor, setting another record low for the State. The rate fell three tenths of a percent to 2.3%, which is the lowest the rate has been since the Continue reading

State Track Meet Postponed To Saturday And Sunday

The Colorado State Track and Field Championships have been postponed until tomorrow and Sunday due to snow. The Colorado High School Athletic Association made the decision yesterday to delay the event, because the weather created unsafe competition conditions at Continue reading

Celebrate Colorado’s Public Lands

Tomorrow is Public Lands Day in Colorado and events are being held throughout Routt County to celebrate.  The Colorado State Legislature passed a bill declaring the third Saturday in May as Public Lands Day during last year’s legislative session. The day was established to recognize the importance Continue reading

How Much Snow is Going To Fall?

Winter weather has returned to Northwest Colorado and South Central Wyoming and is expected through Saturday, with heavy snow anticipated through tomorrow night. Wild West Radio meteorologist Don Day tells us what areas will Continue reading

New Sign Coming To Fair Grounds

A new sign will be coming soon to the Moffat County Fair Grounds. The county will utilize a $10 thousand grant recently secured through the Associated Governments of Northwest Colorado along with $10 thousand previously budgeted for concrete work at the fair grounds, Continue reading

Don’t Interact With Young Wildlife

This is the time of year in Colorado that wild animals are giving birth.  It’s important to remember that if you encounter a young animal in the wild to not approach, touch or handle it. People often see young animals that appear to be alone in the forest, in backyards, near trails or along the side of roads. While they may appear to be abandoned, it is quite Continue reading

UPDATE: Craig Man Killed In Highway 13 Head On

Two people were killed in a head on collision yesterday afternoon on Highway 13, eleven miles north of Rifle. Traffic was affected for almost 7 hours for investigation and cleanup, after a pickup and semi collided on the highway just after 4. A second semi was also involved in Continue reading