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New Details On City Manager Firing

Craig Mayor John Ponikvar confirmed this morning that outgoing City Manager Mike Foreman was fired due to an incident that occurred at the Kiwanis Play. Foreman reportedly got into a verbal altercation with a female at the play, forcing a Moffat County Sheriff’s Deputy to Continue reading

Multiple Arrests For Drug And Gang Activity

Multiple people were arrested this week after a three-month investigation into property crimes, narcotics and gang activity related to a residence on Battlement Mesa in Garfield County. A search warrant was conducted on Tuesday, when officers discovered forged documents, drug paraphernalia, Continue reading

New Lights For Fairgrounds Arena

Moffat County will be replacing some of the stadium lights at the Moffat County Fairgrounds indoor arena. The Moffat County Commissioners approved a contract with Mountain States Electric of Craig, to replace 37 of the current lights with LED lights and fixtures. The LED lights will use less electricity and Continue reading

Millions Coming Back To NW Colorado Counties

Almost $18 million will be returned to Northwest Colorado from oil and gas lease revenue collected through 2008, to clean up the Anvil Points federal oil shale research site. Colorado Senators Cory Gardner and Michael Bennet, along with Colorado Congressman Scott Tipton, announced earlier this week that the Department of Interior would distribute the excess Continue reading

St. Patrick’s Day DUI Patrols

The Colorado State Patrol will be partnering with local law enforcement to conduct DUI saturation patrols for this St. Patrick’s Day weekend. Officers will be working saturation patrols in the Craig, Steamboat and Winter Park areas. The Colorado State Patrol in Rio Blanco, Moffat, Routt, Continue reading

Stolen Snow Cat Recovered

Officers from the Mesa and Eagle County Sheriff’s departments assisted in recovering a stolen snow cat near Minturn over the weekend.  Deputies attempted to contact 27-year-old Jason Cuervo in reference to the stolen snow cat Sunday night.  In response, Continue reading

Free Ask A Lawyer Sessions Thursday

The monthly ask a lawyer session will be held tomorrow in Moffat, Routt, and Grand County. Lawyers will be available to provide assistance on non-criminal court cases. Participants will receive a free 30 minute consultation to discuss their case.  Those cases may include divorce, family matters, child support, small claims, landlord Continue reading

South Dakota Fugitive Arrested

A fugitive from South Dakota was taken into custody over the weekend in Rock Springs. 29-year-old Elija Thompson Black Thunder, was wanted on a parole violation. Thunder had previously been convicted of felony drug charges in Roberts County South Dakota. Officers tracked Thunder to Continue reading

Sexual Harassment Prevention Training In Craig

The Colorado Workforce Center in Craig will be hosting free Sexual Harassment Prevention Training this week in Craig. Tina Harkness, who is an attorney from Employers Continue reading

New Wyoming Secretary Of State Selected

Governor Matt Mead selected Ed Buchanan, a former Wyoming secretary of state candidate and Laramie County prosecutor, to become Wyoming’s next secretary of state. Buchanan will serve the remainder of Ed Murray’s term, after he stepped down last month when he was accused of sexual Continue reading

Listen Live To Moffat County And Meeker Girls Basketball

The Moffat County and Meeker girls both won yesterday to advance in the State Tournament. The Meeker girls defeated Lyons 54-36, while the Moffat County girls beat Bishop Machbeauf 48-32. Both continue competition today, with the two games being broadcast live by Wild West Radio. The Continue reading

Listen To MOCO And Meeker Basketball Friday

State basketball continues this weekend with five Northwest Colorado teams in state and regional tournaments. Two games will be broadcast live tomorrow on 93.7 102.3 KRAI and online at KRAI.COM. The Meeker girls play Lyons in Continue reading