Tag Archives: Highway 40

Head On Collision On Highway 40 West Of Steamboat

Vehicle-Accident-300Law enforcement and emergency crews are still on the scene (as of 1:15 pm Saturday) of an apparent head on collision less than a mile west of Steamboat Two.  An eyewitness reported that both vehicles were SUV’s and each sustained severe front end damage.  An ambulance was Continue reading

Night Crews to Begin Working on Steamboat Road Project

road-work-300Crews working on the Highway 40 project in Steamboat will begin night work next week. The work is being done both east and west of the downtown area. The project includes installing new traffic signal conduits at Pine Grove Road. Crews will also make improvements to curbs, gutters, sidewalks and center medians from Continue reading

Three Vehicle Accident Results in Minor Injuries to One

Vehicle-Accident-300A three-vehicle accident this morning resulted in minor injuries to one person.  That’s according to Craig Fire Rescue, who responded to the accident at a little after 9 this morning.  Details of the accident aren’t available yet, but the crash happened on Highway 40, about two Continue reading

Maybell Bridge Finished Four Weeks Ahead of Schedule

MC Commissioners-150The Maybell Bridge is done.  The Moffat County Commissioners, yesterday, announced that repairs to the bridge have been finished well ahead of schedule.  The commissioners expected repairs to take about 6 weeks, which was a concern for some who would be cut off from Highway 40.  Foot traffic was still Continue reading

Three Springs Fire Contained

WILDFIRECrews have contained the Three Springs Fire which was reported to the Craig Interagency Dispatch Center Monday night around 7. The lightning caused wildland fire is on private land four Continue reading

Crews Battling Three Springs Fire

WILDFIREThe Three Springs Fire was reported to the Craig Interagency Dispatch Center last night around 7 p.m.  The lightning caused wildland fire is on private land four miles north of Highway 40 Continue reading

Parks and Wildlife Offer Stargazing Event near Hayden

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife is inviting all amateur astronomers to Yampa River State Park, 2 miles west of Hayden on Highway 40, to enjoy an evening of stargazing Saturday.  The agency held a similar event last week at Stagecoach State Park.  Astronomers say the nighttime skies above Yampa River State Continue reading

Journey of Hope to Arrive in Craig Tomorrow

JOURNEY OF HOPEJourney of Hope will arrive at the Boys & Girls Club of Northwest Colorado in Craig tomorrow for a special puppet show and presentation on bike safety after 90 miles of cycling. Journey of Hope will cycle an average of 75 miles a day for people Continue reading

Steamboat Firefighters Training This Morning

STEAMBOAT FIRE RESCUESteamboat residents may notice some excitement this morning at the Iron Horse Inn.  Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue will be conducting fire training exercises there today from 9 to noon.  The Inn is located on Highway 40.  Residents will notice fire personnel and vehicles Continue reading

Winter Storm Causes Problems on Colorado Roads

winter-weather-#1The weekend’s winter storm caused problems all over the state…especially on roads.  The adverse weather caused roads to be briefly shut down in Northwest Colorado yesterday.  Highway 14 from Highway 40 to Walden and Highway 40 from Steamboat to Kremmling were both closed for Continue reading