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DUI Saturation Patrol In Moffat County

DUIThe Colorado State Patrol, and local law enforcement agencies, will be working together over the Thanksgiving weekend to conduct a DUI saturation patrol in Moffat County. During the patrol, they will be looking to take intoxicated drivers off the road. Of the 108 traffic injuries investigated this year by Colorado State Patrol in Continue reading

One Car Accident On Highway 40

HIGHWAY-40-300A woman lost control of her vehicle Thursday afternoon on Highway 40 east of Craig. The accident occurred around 3:30 near the border of Moffat and Routt Counties. The woman is believed to have lost control of the vehicle due to icy conditions, sending the car into the Continue reading

100,000 Acres In NW Colorado May Open For Oil & Gas Leases

oil-and-gas-industry-300Environmental assessments have been performed by the Bureau of Land Management, evaluating the environmental effects, of offering up 100,000 acres of land in Northwest Colorado, for oil and gas leases. The BLM is seeking public comments on the proposal to help identify potential concerns with the project. Grand, Moffat, Rio Blanco and Routt Continue reading

Help Bulldog Basketball Go To The Pepsi Center

BULLDOGSThe Moffat County Boys and Girls Basketball teams are still out soliciting financial support to help cover the cost of playing games at the Pepsi Center this December. The Boys and Girls teams are scheduled to play against Coal Ridge before the Denver Nuggets, Atlanta Hawks Game, on December 23rd. Those will Continue reading

Ask A Lawyer Tomorrow

ask a lawyerAnother “Ask a Lawyer” event will be held in Moffat, Routt, and Grand County tomorrow. Lawyers will be available to provide assistance on non-criminal court cases. Those cases may include divorce, family matters, child support, small claims, landlord and tenant issues, and restraining orders. Participants Continue reading

Trump Should Win Vote In NW Colorado

VOTE.2-300Election Day is Tuesday.  If Wild West Radio’s non-scientific presidential poll is any indication, Donald Trump should easily win the vote in Northwest Colorado. 88% of those who responded to the poll, said that they support the Republican nominee for President. This compared to only 6% of respondents Continue reading

Deadline Looms For Broadband Surveys

broadband towerTime is running out to fill out a survey to help The Moffat Broadband Committee better determine the county’s broadband needs. The last day that surveys can be completed is Saturday. According to Audrey Danner, Co-Chair of the Committee, numerous community members have expressed interest in filling out the survey, but the number of responses has been lacking. The survey takes approximately 10 minutes to complete, and questions can Continue reading

Deadline Remains December 15th To Save Luttrell Barn

LUTTRELL BARNAt their weekly meeting yesterday, the Moffat County Commissioners declined to extend the deadline, for the group attempting to save the Luttrell Barn from demolition. The Save the Barn Committee has collected only $5,000 in pledges over the last two weeks, which is far short Continue reading

MOCO Employee Insurance Premiums To Increase

MOFFAT-COUNTY-LOGO-300The Moffat County Commissioners voted to increase medical premiums for the county employee insurance plan at their weekly meeting yesterday. The Moffat County Employee Health Insurance Continue reading

MOCO Commissioners Release Letter to Give “Balance” To Sandrock Ridge Concerns

sandrock-ridgeThe Moffat County Commissioners have released a letter in response to the issues that were raised, by the staff and residents from Sandrock Ridge Care and Rehab, at their meeting on Tuesday. Their problems stem from long wait times for Medicaid applications and communication problems with the Moffat Continue reading

Abandoned Vehicle Found On Fire

craig-fire-rescue-300The Craig Fire Department responded Tuesday night to an abandoned vehicle that was on fire, near the intersection of Highway 13 and Moffat County Road 112, north of Craig. A passerby reported the fire just before 10:30. Crews were able to get the fire under control shortly after their arrival. According Battalion Continue reading

Youth Hockey BBQ Fundraiser Saturday

youth-hockeyThe Craig Youth Hockey Association will host a fundraising BBQ this Saturday at noon at the Moffat County Ice Arena. A hockey swap will also take place from 11 to 1, and an introduction to hockey to program will take place from Continue reading