Tag Archives: Hayden

High Hopes For Local Wrestlers At Regional Tournaments

wrestling-1In preparation for the regional wrestling tournaments coming up this weekend, “On The Mat Rankings” has broken down the individual state rankings by region. The top four finishers at each regional competition will move on to the state tournament beginning February 18th. 25 Area wrestlers are ranked in the top four heading into the regional tournaments this Friday and Saturday. Meeker, the number 3 ranked 2A team in Colorado, has 10 Continue reading

Wintry Weather To Add To Snowpack This Weekend.

snow-plowWith another 4 to 8 inches of snow expected his weekend, speculation that we are getting a lot more snow than usual will continue.  Another theory is that the ongoing cold temperatures have kept the existing snowpack from melting, causing the snow to pile high and resulting in narrowed streets  and snow mountains all over town.  The fact is that both have contributed to the amount of snow on Continue reading

Snow! Where Does It Go?

WINTER-DRIVING-300Where to put all the snow.  That’s the dilemma facing residents, businesses and government in Northwest Colorado.  As the snow piles continued to grow it’s important that everyone do what they can to keep the streets and sidewalks safe, and clear. Here are some Continue reading

Northwest Colorado Has 23 Wrestlers Ranked This Week

wrestling-#2The new “On the Mat” Wrestling Rankings have the Meeker Cowboys ranked as the number 3 wrestling team in 2A. On The Mat provides weekly wrestling rankings for teams and individuals in all weight classes. There are an increasing number of Northwest Colorado individuals listed in the week 3 rankings. Meeker has 7 wrestlers Continue reading

C-DOT Reinstates Doubled Fines in Wildlife Zones

deer on road 300Motorists on some stretches of northwest Colorado highways will be slapped with doubled fines when caught speeding under a resumed effort to cut down on collisions with wildlife. The Colorado Department of Transportation announced Wednesday that it is reinstating increased fines in wildlife zones. Fines will be Continue reading

Election Results for Northwest Colorado

Ballot-300Moffat County’s School Board is set after yesterday’s elections. Unofficial totals show Darryl Steele, Jo Beth Tupa, Joanne Baxter, and Charity Neal won their respective school board seats, while Terry Carwile, Michael Anson, and Zach Allen won seats on the Moffat County Affiliated Junior College Board. Moffat County’s Continue reading

Attorney General Cynthia Coffman to Visit Northwest Colorado Tomorrow

COFFMANColorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman will be in Northwest Colorado tomorrow. Coffman will makes stops in Steamboat and Hayden before landing in Craig for a tour of Tri-State Generation and Transmission’s Craig Station. Coffman will Continue reading

Power Outage Takes out Most of Craig and Hayden

power-outage-300A power outage took out most of Craig and Hayden Saturday afternoon. Yampa Valley Electric officials have yet to give an official cause for the outage, however an employee this morning said she was under the impression that the Thompson Hill Substation failed. It’s not clear though, if the problem originated from Continue reading

Extension Office Soil Health Tour Is Tomorrow

csu-extension-300-BESTThe CSU Routt County Extension Office will hold a “Soil Health Tour” tomorrow at the Frentress Ranch. The tour is open to everyone. Those planning to attend should meet at the Hayden Town Hall parking lot at 1:50. The “Soil Health Tour” will be from 2 to 4, followed by a happy hour, discussion and question and answer period. Topics for the tour include; “Soil Continue reading

Routt County Fair Ends this Weekend

rcfairThe Routt County Fair wraps up this weekend. Tonight’s Demolition Derby takes place at 7:30 in the outdoor arena, and includes Tractor Lawnmower Races at intermission. Tomorrow will feature a parade through downtown Hayden Continue reading

Haven in Hayden Accepting new Residents

HAVEN-300The Haven Assisted Living Center in Hayden is accepting new residents. The 20-bed nonprofit assisted living facility is owned and operated by the Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Continue reading

Doolin Accused of Kidnap and Sexual Assault

District Attorney 14thThe grand jury indictment of former Northwest Colorado resident Monty Doolin earlier this month has been unsealed. Doolin was extradited from Alaska last week to answer to charges of 1st Degree Kidnapping and Sexual Assault. Prosecutors said last week that the arrest was not directly related to the Continue reading