Tag Archives: Craig

Beaver Creek Fire Area Under Red Flag Warning

Beaver Creek Fire 2A  Red Flag Warning has been issued today for the Beaver Creek Fire area. A red flag warning is a forecast issued by the National Weather Service to inform area firefighting and land management agencies that conditions are ideal for wildland fire combustion, and rapid spread. When humidity is very low, and especially when there are high or erratic winds, the Red Flag Warning becomes a critical statement for firefighting Continue reading

Craig 18 Year Old Dies At Denver Hospital

Trystan Campbell18-year-old, Trystan Campbell, who was pulled unresponsive from the Yampa River South of Craig  Friday afternoon, died Saturday from his injuries after being revived at The Memorial  Hospital at Craig, then flown by flight-for-life to University Hospital in Denver.  A “Go Fund Me’”  account has been set up in his name to help his family with  Continue reading

UPDATE: Man Thought Dead Revived At TMH

YAMPA RIVEREmergency responders pulled a man from the Yampa River south of Craig late Friday afternoon.  According to Moffat County Sheriff KC Hume, a caller to 911 reported a man in the river who appeared to be Continue reading

Blood Drives Tuesday In Craig And Hayden

BLOOD-DRIVE2There are two blood drives scheduled next week in Northwest Colorado. Both will take place Tuesday, there will be one in Craig and one in Hayden. The blood drive in Craig will be held at the Moffat County Pavilion from 12:30 to 6, and the one in Hayden is scheduled for 12 to 4 at the Hayden Town Hall. To make an Continue reading

Family “Cast and Blast” In Craig

colorado parksA free “Cast and Blast” for families is being offered by the Colorado Parks and Wildlife next weekend in Craig. Representatives from CPW and other volunteers will teach participants the basics of shooting, archery and fishing in a fun, family friendly way. Fishing and archery equipment and firearms will be provided. Participants may bring their own Continue reading

Help Cleanup The Yampa River

YAMPA RIVERVolunteers are needed Saturday in Steamboat and Craig to help pickup trash from the Yampa River. Cleanups will take place from 9 to noon at Little Toots Park in Steamboat and at the State Wildlife Put-In at Dorsey, near Highway 40, eight miles East Continue reading

“13 Ways” Presentation And Meeting Considered A Success

13-coverThe “13 Ways to Kill Your Community” presentation and the following community meeting were considered a success by the Moffat County Commissioners and Craig Mayor Ray Beck. During yesterday’s Moffat County Commissioners meeting, all expressed pleasure with the events. 150 people turned out for the presentation Thursday night, and 75 Continue reading

Worker Injured In Craig Accident

A work IMG_9682site accident Tuesday afternoon required a 41 year old man to be taken to The Memorial Hospital at Craig.  Emergency responders were called to the excavation going on in front of Northwest Pawn on Victory Way in Craig where a worker had been struck by a concrete pipe.  They found the injured man at the bottom of the 23 foot deep excavation.  Emergency Medical Technicians provided initial care and Craig Firefighters Continue reading

5 Year Old Injured In ATV Accident In Fair Condition

moffat-county-sheriff-300The 5 year old boy that was injured in an ATV accident Saturday north of Craig is in fair condition at a Denver hospital. According to Moffat County Sheriff KC Hume the boy was riding the ATV with his mother and 13 year old sister when the accident occurred. The 13 year old was driving the ATV at the time of the accident. All three were taken to The Continue reading

Paving Begins Today On Highway 13 North Of Craig

CDOTPaving will begin Tuesday on Highway 13 north of Craig. During the paving process there will be a single lane traffic pattern in place. A pilot car will guide traffic through the area, and delays of up to 30 minutes are expected. Construction will take place from Continue reading

Bike Riders To Work Free On Home Projects In Craig

Fuller-CenterTwo cross country bike rides will make stops in Craig this month. Participants from the rides, both sponsored by the Fuller Center For Housing, will each spend a day in Craig volunteering their time and labor to work on the homes and yards owned by the disabled, senior citizens, veterans and low-income individuals who cannot afford to hire someone to do Continue reading

Where To Watch Fireworks Near You

FIREWORKS-3-300Below are where to watch area fireworks shows on July 4th. Continue reading