Tag Archives: Hayden

Hayden’s Roving Christmas Tree

christmas treeThe Roving Christmas Tree will once again make its way through Hayden on Christmas Eve. The first stop will be the Haven at 5PM from there we will travel up to Golden Meadows and Hospital Hill. Please leave a porch light on if you would like Santa to stop. If you live on a dead end road the trailer may not be able to turn around, so watch for us at the closest corner. You can also watch our progress on Facebook at Webber’s Roving Christmas Tree. For more information please call Cindy at 276-4446 or 819-0500.

On the Mat Rankings Released

wrestling-1This year’s pre-season “On the Mat” Rankings have the Meeker Cowboys listed as the number 4 wrestling team in 2A. On The Mat provides weekly wrestling rankings for teams and individuals in all weight classes. There are several Northwest Colorado individuals listed in the Continue reading

Steamboat Police Looking for Missing Woman

missing womanSteamboat Police are looking for a resident that was reported missing Tuesday. 58-year old Page Stockdale was last seen Sunday by a relative she had lunch with in Denver. She missed a dinner date on Tuesday, and missed a flight from Hayden to Denver yesterday morning. Stockdale’s home has been searched and police Continue reading

Local Election Results

Ballot-300Moffat County voters have said “no” to allowing marijuana growing operations within the unincorporated areas of the county. The vote is not surprising, as backers of the measure never offered any educational information as to what passing the measure would accomplish. Moffat County also voted “no” when the question came Continue reading

Partial Solar Eclipse This afternoon

Partial_solar_eclipseA rare opportunity to view a partial solar eclipse will occur this afternoon across much of the country, including Colorado and Wyoming.  A solar eclipse occurs when the moon passes in front of the sun, with total eclipse leaving just the corona visible while a partial eclipse, which we will see today, will produce a crescent-shaped sun. For eye safety reasons do not directly look at the sun with the naked eye.  In Colorado and Wyoming the Solar eclipse will start around 3:15 this afternoon, with the greatest eclipse expected around 4:30 and ending at 5:45.  Almost 50% of the sun is expected to be obscured at maximum eclipse.
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Hayden Fall Festival this Weekend

HAYDEN-300Hayden’s Fall Festival will take place this weekend. The Fall Festival is sponsored by Hayden Congregational Church. It takes place at the church on Saturday. There will be games, food and drinks. The festival takes place from 4 to 6 in the afternoon. For more information, call 276-3510.

Accident Injures Four People

Vehicle-Accident-300Colorado State Patrol is investigating an accident on Routt County Road 53, that occurred south of Hayden over the weekend. An extended cab pick-up truck rolled after veering off the side of the road, injuring four young men who have not been identified by authorities. Friends of the crash victims say three of the four were high Continue reading

Hayden Man Gets Shot, then Arrested in Confrontation

HaydenPD-300Police in Hayden are investigating an altercation which led to a man getting shot in the leg Friday night. Officers responded to an alley in town at around ten that night, in the aftermath of a dispute between two men. The man who was shot, 31-year old Derek Stephenson, was reportedly pounding and hitting a pick-up truck, belonging to another man, leading to the confrontation. He was arrested for 3rd degree assault after being Continue reading

Yellow Billed Cuckoo the Next Threatened Species?

ybcThe U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is looking at yet another species to protect in Northwest Colorado. The feds say the Yellow Billed Cuckoo is declining in numbers and needs protection. How much protection is what is being determined. The Moffat County Commissioners say the agency is looking at an area in Northwest Colorado that would provide ideal habitat for the bird, which can be found throughout the Continue reading

First National Bank of the Rockies Changes Hands

BofSJMeeker2 (1)One of the oldest banks in northwest Colorado begins a new chapter this week when 10 First National Bank of the Rockies branches are renamed Bank of the San Juans following an acquisition by Montana-based Glacier Bancorp Inc. Bank officials say customers will notice few changes at the Grand Junction, Steamboat, Continue reading

Hayden Man Killed in Rollover Accident

fatal-300A U.S. Forrest Service employee died Monday in a one-vehicle rollover crash north of Steamboat.  David Girty, a 62-year-old Hayden man, was reported missing late Monday afternoon, and his vehicle Continue reading

Hunter Education Course Offered in Hayden

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife is offering a Hunter Education Course for Hayden residents later this month.  The class is required for hunters born after January 1st, 1949.  The class is open to anyone 9 years old or older, although those under 12 need to be accompanied by an adult.  If you’d like to Continue reading