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Tree Lighting Ceremonies Friday And Saturday

There will be lighting ceremonies this weekend in Hayden and Steamboat to help kick off the Christmas season. The Light up the Night community tree lighting will occur tonight in Steamboat.  The countdown for the lighting starts tonight at 6 on the Routt County Courthouse lawn. The Continue reading

Tax Workshop For Ag Producers

There will be a tax workshop for those involved with agriculture next week in Craig. The Agricultural Tax Workshop is being hosted by the Moffat County Cattle Women and will be held Thursday November 30th from 5:30 to 7 at Frontier Station. Attendees will receive advice on year Continue reading

Participate In Hayden Christmas Tree Auction

The Friends of the Christmas Tree Festival are looking for non-profit service organizations and youth groups to participate in the annual Hayden Christmas Tree Auction. The auction will take place on December 3rd at the Routt County Fairgrounds. Christmas trees need to be submitted Continue reading

Meetings To Discuss Routt County Budget

The Routt County Finance Department will be providing information on the 2018 budget at two meetings. The proposed 2018 Budget will be reviewed at a meeting tomorrow at the Routt County Continue reading

All Survive After Plane Crashes

No one was killed when a small plane crashed yesterday afternoon, after the pilot lost control while approaching the Rock Springs Sweetwater County Airport. According to a release from the Sweetwater County Airport Manager, the cause Continue reading

New Charges For Men Arrested With 300 Ponds Of Pot

The three men, who were arrested recently in Sweetwater County after police found a substantial amount of marijuana in their possession, received additional charges after police recovered drugs, cash, and a firearm in Indiana. 26-year-old Kyle Bolton, 61-year-old Mack Magee Jr. and 20-year-old Antres Holliness-Ransom were pulled over on I-80 Continue reading

“Annie” Will Be Preformed This Week In Craig

The Moffat County High School theater group will conduct four performances of the play “Annie”, this week. Shows will take place Thursday and Friday at 7, and Saturday at 2 and 7. Tickets will be available at the door for $7.  For additional Continue reading

Salvation Army Bell Ringers Needed

The Salvation Army in Craig is looking for volunteer bell ringers for the Christmas season.  Any businesses, organizations, individuals, or families can volunteer to ring bells in pairs or as individuals. All proceeds collected by the bell ringers will go to Continue reading

Blood Drive Today In Craig

A Blood Drive will be held in Craig Tuesday from 12:30 to 6 at the Moffat County Fair Grounds Pavilion. The entire donation process will take about an hour. For more information or to schedule an Continue reading

Tipton’s Staff In Meeker This Week

A member of Congressman Scott Tipton’s staff will hold office hours in Rio Blanco County this week. Tipton’s staff member will be in the area to assist constituents with issues regarding Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, Veterans Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Continue reading

Man Arrested With $300 Thousand Worth Of Pot

A California man is in custody after Sweetwater County deputies’ found marijuana in his vehicle. The vehicle of 36-year-old Daniel Hurtado was searched earlier this week, after a drug dog alerted officers to the presence of drugs in his vehicle. Following a search, more than 60 pounds of marijuana was Continue reading

Local Election Results

Craig voters narrowly passed a city sales tax increase while voters county wide rejected the college mil levy increase during the election yesterday. The approved sales tax increase of 1.75% was approved by an 88 vote margin. The increase will raise the Craig sales tax to 4% Continue reading