Tag Archives: Colowyo

Comments On Air Permit Due Today

Saturday is the last day to comment on the proposed air quality permit for ColoWyo Mine’s Collom pit. The air permit is required for operations at the mine to continue. The Collom development will support more than 200 jobs in Continue reading

Time Running Out To Comment On Air Permit

This is the final week to comment on the proposed air quality permit for ColoWyo Mine’s Collom pit. Comments are being accepted through Saturday. The air permit is required for operations at the mine to continue. The Collom development will Continue reading

Commissioners Support ColoWyo Air Permit

The Moffat County Commissioners signed a letter at their meeting yesterday, supporting the approval of a proposed air quality permit for the ColoWyo Mine Collom pit. The permit is required for operations at the mine to continue. The Collom development will 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

Comment On Permit For New Pit At ColoWyo

Public comments are being accepted concerning a proposed air permit for ColoWyo Mine’s Collom pit. Comments are being accepted now through January 28th. The air permit is required for operations at the mine to continue. The Collom development will support more Continue reading

Learn How To Do Business With Tri-State

Local business owners and managers who are interested in learning more about doing business with Tri-State can attend a Continue reading

County Road To Be Closed For Bridge Re-Decking

Moffat County Road 17 will be closed next month between Highway 40 and the ColoWyo Mine, to allow the bridge that crosses the Yampa River to be re-decked.  The work will start August 14th and is scheduled to last through September 8th. However, the work may be completed before that date. A Continue reading

Commissioners Approve ColoWyo’s Collom Pit

The Moffat County Commissioners amended the conditional use permit for the ColoWyo mine at their meeting yesterday, which will allow the company to move forward with developing and mining the Collom pit.  The Collom expansion was approved by the federal Continue reading

New Coal Development To Keep Millions In NW Colorado

Tri-State Generation has received approval from the United States Department of Interior to proceed with their plans to mine the Collom development at ColoWyo Mine.  The decision to move forward with the project was made following an extensive environmental review by the Office of Continue reading

Milk Fire Expected To Be 100% Contained Saturday

WILD FIRECrews continued to make progress Friday fighting the Milk Fire burning just south of the ColoWyo Mine. The fire is now 70% contained, and crews are expecting to gain full control Saturday. Investigators believe that the fire, which began Continue reading

Milk Fire 50% Contained

WILD FIREThe Milk Fire burning south of ColoWyo Mine, is now 50% contained. Ground crews have been working in conjunction with helicopters in the area to suppress the 500 acre fire. The fire that was first reported Continue reading

UPDATE: New Fires Spark In NW Colorado

Wildfires-300Several fires have ignited across Moffat County over the last few days. The Craig Fire Department Responded to a fire Thursday morning around 8:30 on CR 31 northwest of Craig. According to Fire Chief KC Hume, the fire was caused by an animal that climbed a Continue reading