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Alcohol Contributes To Roll-Over In Craig

Alcohol consumption is believed to have contributed to a roll-over accident over the weekend In Craig. According to a representative with the Craig Police Department, an unidentified Craig man was driving on Ranney Street Saturday afternoon, north of Victory way, Continue reading

National Historic Designation For Downtown Meeker?

A consultant for the Meeker National Register Historic District will be speaking at a public presentation tomorrow night at the Meeker Town Hall, concerning the National Historic District designation for downtown Meeker. The presentation will focus on economic development, tax credit and grant eligibility Continue reading

UPDATE: Help Identify Burglary Suspects

The Craig Police Department has posted two videos to their Facebook page showing 2 males that are persons of interest in a recent burglary. Anyone with information on the identities of 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

Moe Goes To Washington, Asks Trump To Visit MOCO

Moffat County Commissioner Frank Moe was in Washington D. C. this week, to talk with members of the Trump Administration. Moe says the 3 1/2 hour meeting at the White House on Monday was very informative and beneficial. He met with Continue reading

Drivers Warned To “Beware Of The Beltless”

To address people not wearing seat belts across the state, the Colorado Department of Transportation is continuing to promote their “Beware of the Beltless” campaign. Numbers show 15% of people in Colorado do not wear a seat belt Continue reading

Two Wanted By Craig Police

Warrants have been issued for two individuals wanted by Craig Police. 24-year-old Esteban Fowler is wanted for failing to appear on charges of false reporting and a registration Continue reading

Director Of CO Oil and Gas Regulator Resigns

The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission director has announced he will be stepping down March 2nd. Matt Lepore says he’s moving to a new job at a private consulting firm in the energy industry. In a statement, Lepore said he’s Continue reading

Gardner To Stop Blocking DOJ Nominations

Senator Cory Gardner says he will stop blocking nominees for some Justice Department jobs, which he was holding up due to recent changes in federal marijuana policies announced last month by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Gardner says he’s spoken with Deputy Attorney General Rod Continue reading

Jerry DeLong Named Craig Police Chief

The City of Craig has officially named Jerry DeLong as the new Police Chief. DeLong took over on an interim basis for outgoing Police Chief Walt Vanatta, who accepted a retirement package from the city last August. DeLong has worked at the Craig Police Department in a variety of capacities since 1985.  The City also Continue reading

Scammers Claim To Be Collecting Money For CNCC

A  local business owner called CNCC recently to report a potential scam, after they received a suspicious phone call from an 812 number, requesting donations on behalf of the CNCC athletic department.  At this time, the CNCC athletic department is not actively seeking Continue reading

Federal Fugitive Arrested After Trying To Pull Gun

 An armed federal fugitive with an extensive history of felony convictions was captured last week in Rock Springs. 41-year-old Jerry Romero, of Salt Lake, was wanted on a probation violation concerning him being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition. Officers tracked Romero to a home in Continue reading