Tag Archives: July

Colorado Unemployment Rate Unchanged

The Colorado Unemployment rate went unchanged between July and August, according to a new report from Colorado Department of Labor. The unemployment rate remained at 2.4% over that time period. The National unemployment rate increased Continue reading

Wyoming Unemployment Rate Unchanged

Wyoming’s unemployment rate went unchanged between July and August remaining at 4 percent. According to the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services, says the unemployment rate is significantly Continue reading

Wyoming Unemployment Rate Increases

The unemployment rate increased slightly in Wyoming between June and July, growing from 3.9 to 4.0 percent, according to a July report from the State’s Department of Workforce Services. Teton County had the lowest unemployment rate in July at Continue reading

Shadow Mountain Clubhouse Sold

Moffat County was able to sell the Shadow Mountain clubhouse during a silent auction Tuesday. The clubhouse sold to the company Bravo Tango LLC, for the price of $201,000.99. There Continue reading

Law Enforcement Officers Out In Full Force

Colorado State Patrol officers in Moffat, Routt, Grand, Jackson and Rio Blanco counties have increased patrols for the Fourth of July holiday, in an effort to deter driving behaviors that may lead to Continue reading

UPDATE: What’s Going On For The 4th OF July?

There will an abundance of activities this long 4th of July weekend including public fireworks shows. In Craig the VFW/American Legion parade will begin at 11 Tuesday morning.  The parade will start at Veterans Hall, formerly the VFW.  The head west on Victory Way, then turn north on Ledford. Following the parade, their will be a dedication of the Craig WWII Memorial. All WWII veterans, their families Continue reading

Busy Travel Conditions For 4th Of July Weekend

A record number of Coloradans are expected to travel this Fourth of July weekend. According to AAA, 760,000 Coloradans will journey 50 miles or more from home this weekend, a 3% increase over last year. Experts attribute the increase to Colorado’s historically low unemployment Continue reading

Don’t Shoot Off Illegal Fireworks

People choosing to put on their own fireworks display this Fourth of July should be aware that they need to obey all Colorado laws concerning fireworks. Fireworks should be used in a safe place, clear of all flammable materials. All fireworks must comply with the following guidelines to be Continue reading

Help Prevent WYO Wildfires This 4th Of July

The BLM in Wyoming is asking for the public’s help in controlling wildfires this Fourth of July Weekend. Rising summer temperatures cause fuels like grass and shrubs to dry up, increasing the fire danger in the state. Fireworks and other explosives are Continue reading

Trip For Seniors To Rockies Game

The Steamboat Parks and Community Service Department will host a trip to a Colorado Rockies game next month for seniors. Those 55 and older are invited to attend the trip with their children or grand children. Participants will take in the Colorado Continue reading

Former Craig Police Officer Not Guilty Of Child Abuse

CRAIG-POLICE-BADGE-300Tracey Reneau, the former Craig Police Officer, was found not guilty in a Routt County court Friday, of misdemeanor child abuse charges. The charges stem from an incident involving Reneau and her step child that occurred in July. Reneau was accused of knowingly Continue reading

Colorado Marijuana Sales Record Set

marijuana-leaf-300Monthly Marijuana sales in Colorado hit an all time high in July according to state revenue data released Monday.  Pot shops sold just under $123 million in medical and recreational marijuana in July, an increase of 27% when compared to July of 2015.  Those sales surpassed the previous record, set in April this year, of $117 million.  Recreational sales Continue reading