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Slash Pile Burning In Wyoming

The Bureau of Land Management High Desert District will conduct slash pile burns in the coming months near Rock Springs, in the Lousy George and Currant Creek Ridge Juniper Project areas. Currant Creek Ridge is located approximately two miles to the Continue reading

Homecoming Parade and Pep Rally Friday

It’s Homecoming Week at Moffat County High School. The parade will begin Friday afternoon at 1. The parade, which starts at City Park, will head down Victory Way, then turn north on Ledford. Following the parade, a community pep rally will be held at the high school Continue reading

Republicans Release Plan To “Fix” Tax Code

House and Senate republicans released the outline of their tax overhaul plan yesterday. The plan,  called “United Framework for Fixing Our Broken Tax Code” calls for the consolidation of the seven tax brackets under the current system to three.  The brackets will be 12 Continue reading

Concert Tonight In Craig

The first concert this year for the Craig Concert Association will be Tuesday night at Moffat County High School Auditorium. The Guthrie Brothers Scarborough Fair, a Simon Continue reading

Wrestling Dinner And Fundraiser Saturday

The Moffat County High School Wresting prime rib dinner and auction fundraiser will take place Saturday at the Center of Craig. The dinner will be held from 5 to 7 with the auction beginning at 7. The dinner will include Prime Rib and a Continue reading

Public Asked To Limit Recreation On The Yampa

Due to low water conditions in the Yampa River, the City of Steamboat has implemented closures for all commercial tubing activities on the river, and is asking the public to limit all recreational use at this time. Average flows for the Yampa  River during late August range from 120-130 cubic feet per second, but as of Continue reading

Bulldog Football Kicks Off Tonight

The Moffat County Bulldog football team will kick off the 2017 season Friday night at home against Rawlins. Following a 5 and 4 season in 2016, the bulldogs are hoping for an even better season this year. Friday night, Moffat County is looking to avenge last years close loss to Rawlins to Continue reading

Wildfire Burning Near Encampment

The Bureau of Land Management High Desert District and the Encampment Fire Department are fighting a wildfire approximately 1 mile southeast of Encampment. The cause of the nearly 200 acre blaze is currently under Continue reading

MC Teacher Charged With Sexual Exploitation Of A Child

Suspended Moffat County High School teacher Justin Folley, has been formally charged with ten felony counts of Sexual Exploitation of a Child. The 35-year-old was put on administrative leave in April. The charges stem from an alleged incident involving a former student that occurred between late 2013 and early 2015. Moffat County School Continue reading

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

1 Dead After Truck Collides With Paving Equipment

A Utah man was killed yesterday afternoon on Highway 40, after he crashed his vehicle into paving equipment.  36-year-old Jason Christenson lost control of his truck about 24 miles west of Kremmling, resulting in the pickup going off the road at a high rate of speed where it collided Continue reading

High Speed Internet Coming To Maybell

The town of Maybell can expect high-speed internet service soon. The Moffat County Commissioners signed an agreement with High Rapids Networks at their weekly meeting yesterday, which will allow the company to install high-speed internet equipment on Cedar and Juniper Mountain, and at the Museum of Northwest Colorado and the Moffat County Landfill. As part of the agreement, the county will Continue reading