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Accident Sends One To Hospital

One person was injured after their vehicle left the road last week north of Oak Creek.  23-year-old Kyle Baglo of Oak Creek was driving Thursday on Colorado Highway 131, when he went off the road near the intersection of Routt County Road 179 and hit a tree.  According to a Continue reading

Vote Or Drop Off Ballots Today

Tuesday is election Day. Anyone planning to vote, who has not yet done so, will need to submit their ballot to the local County Clerk’s office, or vote in person at a certified polling location by 7 tonight. The Moffat County Clerks Office will be Continue reading

Routt County Residents Can Now Text 911

A new emergency service is now available in Routt County for those who cannot safely call 911 during an emergency, or who are unable to dial 911 for any reason. The Routt  County Emergency Communications Continue reading

Small Fire Between Craig and Hayden

Craig Firefighters responded to a small fire Thursday afternoon, between Hayden and Craig, on Moffat County Road 29. The fire occurred around one. No one was injured and no structures were damaged in the blaze, which was estimated at less Continue reading

Turn In Ballots By Tuesday

Voters have until Tuesday to submit their ballots to their local County Clerk’s office. If you have not yet mailed in your ballot it is now too late. Polling places will be available in Moffat, Routt and Rio Blanco Counties on Tuesday. In Moffat County, voters can show up at the Moffat County Courthouse. In Rio Blanco County, you Continue reading

Woman Charged With Illegal Dumping

A Casper woman has been charged this week with illegal dumping in Crabon County, which occurred in September. Morriah Nicole Hennek, who used to live in Rawlins, will appear in court to answer for two charges of littering, later this month. Hennek is suspected of dumping a large amount of garbage off of Continue reading

Bull Moose Found Shot Dead Near Meeker

A bull moose was found dead, shot and abandoned last month near Rio Blanco County Road 115, east of Meeker.  Colorado Parks and Wildlife is asking for assistance from the public to find out how it got there.  CPW believes the moose Continue reading

Bureau Of Investigation Assisting With Search For Rangely Man

The Colorado Bureau of Investigators has been called into to assist with the search for 66-year-old Peter Ruffner, who went missing from the Rangely area in September. CBI is working with the Rio Blanco County Sheriff’s Office in Continue reading

Events To Honor Veterans Next Week

With Veterans day next Saturday, events will be held next week in Craig to honor the area’s Veterans. Flag raising ceremonies will be held Wednesday and Thursday morning at Sandrock and Sunset Elementary schools. The flag raising ceremony will be at 8 Wednesday morning at Continue reading

Police Arrest 3 After Finding 300 Pounds Of Pot

Three Indiana men were arrested over the weekend after police discovered nearly 300 pounds of marijuana in their vehicle. 26-year-old Kyle Bolton, 61-year-old Mack Magee and 20-year-old Antres Holliness-Ransom were all arrested Continue reading

Man Arrested For DUI After Roll-Over

A man sustained minor injuries after he rolled his vehicle Friday morning on Routt County Road 38, northeast of Steamboat. The vehicle ended up on its roof in the middle of the road, after the driver failed to navigate a turn, colliding Continue reading

Locate Sex Offenders Before Kids Go Out

Halloween is tomorrow and law enforcement is encouraging families to use online sex offender registries to help trick-or-treaters avoid the homes of registered sex offenders. According to Sweetwater County Sheriff Mike Lowell, there are about 100 Continue reading