Tag Archives: fire

Fire At Mission Grace Church In Hayden

West Routt firefighters responded to a fire Wednesday afternoon at the Mission Grace Church in Hayden. According to a post on the West Routt Fire Protection District Facebook page, the cause of the fire is under investigation. A separate post on the church Facebook page said that while no one was injured in the incident, Continue reading

UPDATE: Discharged Fire Extinguisher At MCHS

Craig firefighters responded to a intentionally discharged fire extinguisher at Moffat County High School Wednesday afternoon. According to a representative from the Craig Fire Department, after not finding a fire, crews used fans to clear Continue reading

Car Catches Fire At Craig Wendy’s

Craig firefighters responded to a car that caught fire in the Wendy’s parking lot last night. According to a representative with Craig Fire and Rescue, the fire is believed to have started due to a short in the vehicles electrical system.  The cars owner and a Wendy’s Continue reading

Chimney Catches Fire

Steamboat Fire Fighters responded to a chimney fire Thursday night at a home on Routt County Road 179, near Milner. The fire was mostly extinguished by the time firefighters arrived on the scene. Crews inspected the home to ensure flames had not spread to other areas of the Continue reading

Vehicle Fire Closes Highway

Highway 40 was closed east of Steamboat for a period of time this morning after an SUV pulling a trailer caught fire. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. According to a Colorado Continue reading

Keep Fire Hydrants Clear

Heavy snow over the weekend covered sidewalks and streets throughout Northwest Colorado. After the storm, Craig Firefighters noticed homeowners who had covered their neighborhood fire hydrant with snow. Fire Hydrants need to remain clear at all times to ensure quick Continue reading

Car Destroyed By Fire

A car was destroyed in a fire Tuesday morning at the Hillside Apartments in Steamboat.  The fire occurred in the vehicles engine compartment, and is believed to have been caused by an issue with the electrical system. According to Continue reading

One Injured In House Fire

One person sustained minor injuries in a house fire on Taylor Street, Saturday morning  in Craig. According to a Craig Fire and Rescue representative, firefighters responded to the fire just before 4. It was caused by faulty Continue reading

Chimney Fire Near Craig

Craig Firefighters responded to a Chimney fire west of Craig Saturday afternoon. Residents at a home on Moffat County Road 81 reported the fire after they observed flames coming out of the top of their chimney. Firefighters determined the flames Continue reading

Broncos Keep Joseph, Fire 6 Others

The Broncos have decided to retain head Coach Vance Joseph, following a disappointing 2017 season. Joseph took over for Head Coach Gary Kubiak, after he retired following the Broncos 9-7 season in 2016. While Joseph is keeping his job, the Continue reading

Driver Hits Parked Car In Craig

A man was injured Christmas Eve after he drove his vehicle into a parked car on West Third Street in Craig. The driver lost control due to icy conditions on the roadway resulting in the Continue reading

Don’t Plug Space Heaters Into Power Strips

With cold weather now here, fire officials are warning people not to plug space heaters into power strips or extension cords. This is due to the fact that space heaters use a lot of Continue reading