Tag Archives: Kremmling

Women’s Cast and Blast Scheduled for Kremmling

colorado parksWomen interested in learning the basics of fly fishing, archery and how to handle a shotgun safely are invited to a women­ only ‘Cast, Blast and Twang’ clinic in Kremmling. Designed for novices 18 and older, no experience or equipment is required. The class fee is $20 and pre-­registration is required. Space is limited and the Continue reading

Wildlife Officials Confirm Animal Killed Near Kremmling was Gray Wolf

gray-wolfWildlife officials say a coyote-like animal killed near Kremmling was a gray wolf. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced yesterday that DNA tests were used to confirm the species. A legal coyote hunter shot the animal April 29th and immediately notified state wildlife officials. Continue reading

Northwest RAC to Meet in Kremmling Next Month

BLMThe Bureau of Land Management’s Northwest Resource Advisory Council will meet next month. The meeting is open to the public, with public comment periods related to items on the agenda scheduled for 10 in the morning and 2 in the afternoon. Agenda items include a presentation Continue reading

Wildlife Officials Testing Shot Animal to Determine Whether Wolf or Coyote

us-fish-wildlife-300The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is conducting DNA tests on an animal shot by a coyote hunter near Kremmling to determine if the animal is a gray wolf. The hunter thought the animal was a coyote. After shooting the animal he realized it looked like a wolf and turned it over to Colorado Parks and Wildlife. Grey wolves are protected under the Endangered Species Act. Colorado is Continue reading

C-Dot Starts Work on Highway 9

C-DOT-300The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) has begun a safety and improvements project on Continue reading

C-Dot to Hold Meeting to Provide Summer Project Info

C-DOT-300State highway workers are getting ready to begin a wildlife mitigation project on Highway 9 between Silverthorne Continue reading

Grand County Woman Dies in Crash

COLO-STATE-PATROL-3001Colorado State Troopers responded to a two-vehicle crash on Highway 34 in Grand County yesterday morning. Troopers say a 2008 Nissan Titan pickup failed to negotiated a curve on a snow-packed road. The truck lost control in the curve and began sliding sideways into the oncoming lanes. A 2003 International straight Continue reading

Whitewater Park Project Underway Near Kremmling

whitewater parkThe Colorado River is getting a second whitewater park for kayaking and board surfing, this one near Kremmling in Grand County. Kayaking play parks have sprung up across the West, but the region’s largest waterway has only one engineered kayaking park. That’s the popular Glenwood Springs Whitewater Park. The Gore Continue reading

Kremmling Man Found After Going Missing from Bronco Game

kittermanA Kremmling man who went missing during a Broncos game last week has been found safe and sound. That’s according to police in Denver, who say Paul Kitterman was located in Pueblo. The 53-year old man was reported missing by his family, who attended the game with him, when they couldn’t find him after the game. Kitterman only explained his disappearance by saying Continue reading

Fraser Woman Killed in Rabbit Ears Crash

fatal-300A 61-year old Fraser woman was killed in an accident yesterday afternoon that closed Rabbit Ears Pass for several hours. The Colorado State Patrol was informed of the two-vehicle crash at Continue reading

Highway 40 Over Rabbit Ears Closed

highway 40 crash-250An accident on Highway 40 on the east side of Rabbit Ears Pass near the intersection of Highway 14 closed highway 40 in both directions earlier today.  Details of the accident have not been released.  Traffic was detoured to highways 131 and 134 during the closure.  Highway 40 was reopened around 7 Friday night.

Joe Meyer Named Northwest Colorado District Manager of BLM

BLMThe Bureau of Land Management has named long-time employee Joe Meyer as the new Northwest Colorado District Manager based in Grand Junction. Meyer comes to BLM Colorado from Wyoming, where he has been the Field Manager for the BLM Casper Field Office since Continue reading