Tag Archives: Hayden

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

Huck Finn Fun Day Coming up in Hayden

kids-fishing-1Hayden’s Huck Finn Fun Day will be held Saturday, June 6th. The day includes a fishing derby. Colorado Parks and Wildlife will be on hand to provide fishing gear and bait. The agency will also have educational stations available Continue reading

Fair Royalty Clinic to be Held in Routt County

FAIR ROYALTYRoutt County Fair royalty will put on a clinic for young girls who would like to learn about the process to become royalty. The clinic is an all-day event that focuses on ambassadorship, hair and hat care, horsemanship, and other aspects of fair royalty. Classes will be led by current royalty and 4-H leaders. The clinic is free, however lunch will Continue reading

Renewable Energy Grant Training to Take Place in Hayden

USDA-300REAP grant training will take place in Hayden Thursday. REAP is a program of the U.S.D.A. that stands for Renewable Energy for America Program. It helps eligible applicants install renewable energy systems such as solar panels or Continue reading

YVRA Closes for Upgrades

yampa-airport-signThe Hayden airport is closing until June 15th to make way for a $16.6 million improvement project. Yampa Valley Regional Airport shut down Tuesday night so work could begin on resurfacing the runway and installing 25-foot shoulders on either side. The idea is to make the Continue reading