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KRAI News, Weather and Sports – May 10, 2018

A new police officer was sworn in at this week’s Craig City Council meeting. Junior Gonzalez is now on the Craig Police force. Also at Tuesday’s meeting, City Council agreed to sign a mutual confidentiality agreement with Mammoth Networks regarding the area’s broadband project. The agreement is intended to protect proprietary information from competitors.

It’s Safety Day Friday for seventh graders at Craig Middle School. The helicopter from Classic Air Medical will be landing on the football field.

That’s Chad Bowdre with Classic Air Medical. The ambulance and fire trucks will also be there along with medical personnel from Memorial Regional Health.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials are looking for another person in Frisco, who reached out and touched the leg of a moose. The moose kicked him.  Mike Porras with the agency says Social Media can be a big help.

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Man Wanted By Craig Police

Craig Police are looking for a man who had a warrant issued for his arrest earlier this week. 39-year-old Dustin Crowder is wanted on a variety of charges including impersonation, bond and protection order violations, harassment, and contempt charges Continue reading

Wanted Craig Woman Arrested

A woman who had a warrant out for her arrest through the Craig Police Department was arrested last week. 25-year-old Kyra Workman was taken into custody Friday. Workman was wanted on a contempt charge concerning a Continue reading

UPDATE: Craig Man Wanted On Bond Violation Arrested

A 51-year-old Craig man, who had a warrant out for his arrest through the Craig Police Department, was arrested Wednesday in the Denver area. Melvin Newton was wanted for a bond violation concerning dangerous drugs. An initial press release from the Craig Police department, (pictured to above), said Newton was also wanted on a bond violation concerning a Continue reading

Man Arrested After Altercation With Police

A Montana man was arrested earlier this week after he got into an altercation with Craig Police. Officers contacted 57-year-old Darren Webster at the Craig Walmart Monday, where he was accused of trying to steal a number of items. When officers attempted to arrest Webster, he resisted, and began to fight them. He was eventually taken Continue reading

Craig Police Release Year End Report

The Craig Police Department recently released their year-end report for 2016. The report details the strategic direction of the department, future priorities the department will undertake and breaks down the crime statistics for 2016. Craig Police increased DUI patrols last year by 113 hours and Continue reading

Incidents Highlight Need For Gun Safety Conversations

Following two separate incidents involving children and guns, the Craig Police Department is asking all parents to discuss gun safety with their kids. A small child found a handgun buried in a snow bank earlier this week. Fortunately, the child did not touch the gun and alerted their parent to its presence. The gun was recovered by Craig Police. The other incident Continue reading

Man Missing From CAPS Arrested

A man who went missing Wednesday night from CAPS in Craig was arrested Thursday night by Craig Police.  An on duty police officer spotted the missing man, 51-year-old Anthony Manning, near Thunder Rolls  Bowling Center. The officer was able to follow Manning to a trailer off of West First Street where he was arrested. Two other Continue reading

Bullet Fires Off In Craig Home

CRAIG-POLICE-BADGE-300A .22 bullet was ignited and fired off in a house on Country Club drive in Craig at around 11 Monday morning. The bullet was sitting on a counter next to a hair straightener that was turned on. According to Bill Leonard from the Craig Police Continue reading

Separate Incidents In Routt and Moffat County Involve Children

breakingnews (1)Wild West Radio News is following two incidents involving juveniles Thursday.  In Routt County the Sheriff’s department is investigating an accidental shooting death in South Routt that occurred Thursday morning.  The Continue reading

Craig Man Suspect In String Of Area Burglaries

Jason TracyThe Moffat County Sheriff’s Department believe they have solved a series of burglaries.  Late last week a Sheriff’s Deputy spotted a 4-wheeler that matched the description of one that had reportedly been stolen while responding to an unrelated call.  After running the vehicle identification number and determining that it was indeed the stolen 4-wheeler, a warrant was obtained to search the rest of the property in the Jensen Subdivision on the North Side of Continue reading

11 Year Old Injured In ATV Accident

CRAIG-POLICE-BADGE-300An eleven year old girl was injured this weekend when she wrecked her four-wheeler in Craig. According to the Craig Police Department, the girl was riding the four-wheeler in the skate park near Ashley and Baker drive, when she was forced to make a sudden turn causing her to lose control and crash. The girl suffered minor injuries and was Continue reading