Tag Archives: June

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

Steamboat Tax Collections Up For June

Steamboat tax collections were up again in June according to the most recent Sales Use and Accommodation Tax Report. Taxes for June increased slightly by 2.8%, with the biggest increases coming from Marijuana sales which grew by more Continue reading

Colorado Unemployment Rate Stays Steady

The Colorado Unemployment rate was unchanged between May and June according to a new report from Colorado Department of Labor, remaining at a record low for the state. The unemployment rate of 2.3%, is the lowest the rate has been since the state Continue reading

Fair Royalty Clinic For Routt And MOCO Girls

The deadline is next week for Northwest Colorado girls interested in becoming Routt County Fair Royalty, to sign up for the Routt County Fair Clinic.  Girls from Routt and Moffat County are invited to participate. The Clinic will include horsemanship and Continue reading

Enrollment Deadline Extended For Fire Academy

The deadline for enrollment has been extended for the 2017 Steamboat Springs Fire and Rescue Fire Academy. The academy provides entry-level training for those who may be interested in a career as a firefighter. Steamboat has full-time, part-time, and reserve fire fighters on staff. Individuals who Continue reading

Group To Provide Free Work In Craig Next Month

Cross country bike riders will be coming to Craig next month. Participants of the ride, sponsored by the Fuller Center for Housing, will spend a day in Craig volunteering their time and labor to work on Continue reading

Register For Citizens Police Academy

The Steamboat Springs Police Department is offering a Citizens’ Police Academy to residents interested in enhancing their knowledge of local law enforcement. The inaugural class will be held April 26th through June 28th, on Wednesdays from 6 to 9. Each session will be taught by volunteer police department personnel. Participants must be 21 years or older, possess a high school reading and writing level, and be able Continue reading

Hang Gliding Competition Dates Set

Competition dates have been set for this year’s Dinosaur Open hang gliding competition. The event will take place June 18th through the 14th, with community festivities being held around the area Continue reading

Child Charged With Starting Beaver Creek Fire

FireA child has been charged with arson, for a role in igniting the Beaver Creek Fire, which is still burning 24 miles north of Walden.  The fire, which began in June, has burned approximately 60 square miles of land near the Colorado and Wyoming border.  The arson charges were filed earlier this month.  Police Continue reading

Boat Donated to Grand County for Water Rescues

grand county sheriffGrand County is getting a boat to patrol and help with rescues on Lake Granby following the death of a swimmer over July 4th weekend. Boulder County resident Richard Paquette says he was watching the news about the search for 31-year-old Christopher Mullinex when he got the idea to donate his 1991 Boston Whaler. Grand Continue reading