Tag Archives: East

Colorado Man Killed In Highway 40 Roll-Over

A roll-over accident today on highway 40 resulted in the death of a 27-year-old man from Wheat Ridge. Levii Norwood lost control of his vehicle around one this morning, 7 miles east of Granby. The vehicle Continue reading

Roll-Over On East Victory

A single vehicle roll-over accident occurred yesterday afternoon on East Victory Way in Craig. A man lost control of his pickup near the Bear Creek Animal Hospital just before 5:30, resulting in his vehicle ending up in the ditch next to the hospital entrance. According to Detective Bill Continue reading

Roll-Over On Highway 40 Saturday

A single vehicle roll-over occurred Saturday morning around 6:45 east of Craig near Craig Power Sports. The male driver, who was the only occupant at the time of the accident, was uninjured. It is unknown if the Continue reading

Comment On NW Colorado Wild Horse Removal

The Bureau of Land Management is asking for the public to review an environmental assessment concerning the removal of wild horses from areas outside the Piceance-East Douglas Heard Management Area. According to Lauren Brown of the White River Field Office, the BLM is committed to maintaining a healthy wild horse population in the Continue reading

Highway 40 Head On Kills One

One person was killed in a head on accident Monday afternoon on Highway 40. 35-year-old Felix Cervantes of Denver was attempting to pass in a no passing zone about 27 miles east of Steamboat, when he collided with a car being driven by Lienchai Harker of Breckenridge. Both Cervantes and Continue reading

UPDATE: Car Ends Up On Railroad Tracks In Craig

A single car accident occurred last night near the large welcome to Moffat County sign on the east side of Craig. The driver, 19-year-old Matthew Beran, lost control of his vehicle and struck a guard rail while attempting to make a turn from Highway 40 onto 1st Continue reading

Literacy Carnival Thursday In Craig

The 13th annual Literacy Carnival will take place at East Elementary this week in Craig. The event will be celebrating the birthday of Dr. Seuss by giving away a free book to each child who attends. Kids are encouraged to bring a book to trade for a new one, or just to donate to the book mobile. The Literacy Carnival will take Continue reading

Family Movie Night In Craig

There will be a movie night Friday at East Elementary in Craig. The Movie, “Secret Life of Pets” will be shown from 5:30 to 7. During the movie, concessions will be sold as fundraiser to go toward the school’s 4th grade Denver trip. Those with questions can call   Continue reading

Car Chase Ends In Arrests

carchasegraphicA man was arrested last week east of Rangely, after a lengthy vehicle pursuit. On Friday morning a Rio Blanco County Sheriff’s officer attempted to stop 22 year old David Morgan on highway 64 about halfway between Meeker and Rangely, after it was determined the pickup he Continue reading

Girls On the Run Registration Begins Wednesday

logo_girlsontherunOnline registration opens Wednesday for “Girls on the Run”. Girls on the Run is a 10 week program for girls in third through fifth grade that focuses on promoting a health body image, confidence, and other positive attributes through the sport of running. The girls will meet twice a week to train and build endurance for a 5k race that will take place in Continue reading

Rainbow Trout Populations Making Comeback from Whirling Disease

rainbow troutAfter being devastated by whirling disease in the 1990s, rainbow trout populations are increasing in most major rivers in the state thanks to a 20-year effort by Colorado Parks and Wildlife Continue reading