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Moffat County’s Kelly Pierce Named State Labor Department’s Employee of the Year

colorado-workforce-center-3The Craig Workforce Center’s Kelly Pierce has received a huge honor from the Colorado Department of Labor. Pierce was recently Continue reading

2015 USA Pro Challenge Concludes

USA-Pro-Cycling-Challenge-Logo-300x250Organizers say the USA Pro Challenge, which kicked off the 5th year of the race in Steamboat, had its biggest year yet by adding a women’s race. But the race still has yet to turn a profit. According to the race organizers, the Pro Challenge lost around $2 million this year. The good news Continue reading

Coach Kubiak Speaks About Win Over Former Team

gary-kubiakThe Denver Broncos picked up their 2nd preseason win Saturday night against the Texans. The game generated a high degree of interest for a pre-season game, as it marked the return to Houston for the former Continue reading

BLM Listening Session Live Stream Link Available At KRAI.COM

BLMA live stream of today’s Bureau of Land Management Listening Session in Denver is available today here at KRAI.COM. The purpose of the Listening Session Tuesday is to gather feedback on how the BLM can best carry out its responsibility to ensure that American taxpayers receive a fair return on federal Continue reading

Denver Broncos On 55 Country

200px-Denver_Broncos_alternate_logo.svgThe 2015 football season kicked off last week with the first of four Denver Broncos preseason games.  As the official Denver Broncos radio station for Northwest Colorado, 55 Country is again broadcasting all Broncos preseason and regular season games live.  This weekend the Broncos travel to Houston for a Saturday night game.  This contest is generating a high degree of interest as is marks the first time the former Texans head coach and new Bronco’s head Continue reading

Coal Hearing in Denver

coalThe Associated Governments of Northwest Colorado is trying to coordinate transportation to this week’s hearing in Denver on the future of coal. The BLM will hold a Listening Session in Denver Tuesday to gather feedback on how to Continue reading

Hillary Speaks in Denver

hillaryHillary Clinton slammed Jeb Bush and other Republicans over immigration and women’s health last night. The Democratic presidential candidate went after the former Florida governor at a campaign event in Denver. She seized on his questioning of federal spending on women’s health at a forum in Tennessee earlier in the day. Bush was actually Continue reading

Public Meeting Planned to Discuss ColoWyo EA

coloyowA public meeting will be held tomorrow night in Craig to discuss the newly released Environmental Assessment of the South Taylor Pit at ColoWyo Coal Mine. The Office of Surface Mining was ordered to redo the assessment, by a federal judge in Continue reading

Court Rules Against Colorado Nuns

HEALTH-SYMBOL-300The federal health care law doesn’t burden faith-based nonprofit organizations that object to covering birth control in their employee health plans. That’s according to a decision issued yesterday by a federal appeals court in Denver. A group of Colorado nuns and four Christian colleges in Oklahoma sued over the federal health Continue reading

Jewell Visiting Aspen, No Plans to Visit Craig

JEWELLInterior Secretary Sally Jewell will be in Aspen this weekend, but there are no apparent plans to visit Moffat County. The Interior Department’s Office of Surface Mining is in the midst of redoing an environmental assessment of the South Taylor Pit at ColoWyo Coal Mine. A federal judge in Denver ruled the original assessment didn’t do enough to consider the effects of burning coal on Continue reading

Interior Department Sets Meetings to Discuss Coal

coalU.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell announced yesterday that the BLM will host a series of listening sessions on the federal coal program. The discussions will seek information from the public about how the BLM can best Continue reading

Morgan Carroll to Challenge Mike Coffman for State House Seat

morgan carrollDemocratic state Senator Morgan Carroll will challenge Republican U.S. Representative Mike Coffman for Colorado’s 6th Congressional District. The Aurora Democrat announced her candidacy yesterday for a district both parties consider a toss-up because of its large bloc of unaffiliated voters. But Coffman has proven to be Continue reading