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Man Killed on Oil Rig North of Parachute

fatal-300An investigation is underway after a worker was killed in an accident on a drilling rig in western Colorado. WPX Energy spokeswoman Susan Alvillar says the man was killed Tuesday night on Continue reading

Moffat County School District Releases Statement About Football Camp Allegations

moffat-co-high-2Moffat County Superintendent of Schools, Brent Curtis, has released the first public statement with regard to the allegations of hazing and possible assault that reportedly took place at a high school football camp that  was held in Evanston Wyoming June 18th through the 20th.   Continue reading

School District Won’t Comment on Hazing Incident until After Investigation

BULLDOGSSuperintendent of Moffat County Schools Brent Curtis says until police from Craig and Evanston Wyoming finish their investigation, the district will refrain from commenting on the hazing incident that reportedly took place at the Moffat County High School Football Camp.  The camp Continue reading

Firefighters Save House, Garage is a Loss

fire-fighter-1-300Firefighters were able to save a house on Danner Lane Friday night, but the detached garage on the property and its contents are a total loss.  That’s according to firefighter K.C. Hume, who gives credit to neighbors.  The house belongs to Audrey and Ron Danner, who were away at the time of the blaze.  Hume says the report Continue reading

Mesa County Deputy Shoots Man Threatening to Harm Himself

MESAAn investigation is underway to determine the circumstances after authorities say a man was shot by a Mesa County sheriff’s deputy.  Deputies were called to investigate a man standing along a roadside in Clifton on Sunday who called the sheriff’s office threatening to harm himself.  Authorities say Continue reading

Wounded Trooper “Awake and Communicating”

Eugene HofackerThe Colorado State Patrol says a trooper who was shot yesterday on I-70, while assisting a motorist, is now awake and communicating.  Trooper Eugene Hofacker was taken to Valley View Hospital in Glenwood in critical, but stable condition after the shooting.  The shooter was reportedly killed by another trooper who stopped to help.  Both directions of Continue reading