Tag Archives: Moffat

Prescribed Burn Scheduled In Moffat County

A prescribed burn could be ignited in the Douglas Mountain area in Moffat County as early as this week. The 481-acre Seven Springs prescribed burn will take place six miles west Continue reading

Homecoming Parade and Pep Rally Friday

It’s Homecoming Week at Moffat County High School. The parade will begin Friday afternoon at 1. The parade, which starts at City Park, will head down Victory Way, then turn north on Ledford. Following the parade, a community pep rally will be held at the high school Continue reading

County Facilities To Close Early Monday

All Moffat County facilities will be closed early Monday, to allow county employees to attend a meeting with the Moffat County Commissioners, Continue reading

Forums For Steamboat And MOCO School Board Candidates

School board candidates will address voters in both Craig and Steamboat next week. A board of education candidate’s forum will be held in Craig next Thursday night starting at 6, at the Craig Middle School Auditorium.  Candidates will provide a brief opening statement and will Continue reading

Commissioners Endorse Craig Sales Tax Increase

The Moffat County Commissioners yesterday agreed to sign a letter of support, endorsing the City of Craig’s effort to raise the city sales tax during the November election. Craig residents will be asked to approve a sales tax Continue reading

Domestic Violence Occurs Every 8 Seconds

October was declared Domestic Violence Awareness Months by the Moffat County Commissioners at their weekly meeting yesterday.  Moffat County citizens are encouraged to take a stand against domestic Continue reading

Concert Tonight In Craig

The first concert this year for the Craig Concert Association will be Tuesday night at Moffat County High School Auditorium. The Guthrie Brothers Scarborough Fair, a Simon Continue reading

UPDATE: Winter Valley Fire 70% Contained

The Winter Valley Fire, which ignited Thursday south of Elk Springs, continued to grow over the weekend, increasing from 6,400 acres to 7,800 acres. Rain and cool Continue reading

UPDATE: Highway 40 Reopened, Fire Over 8 Square Miles

Highway 40 was closed from 2 in the afternoon Thursday to around 10 in the morning Friday between Maybell and Dinosaur, due to the Winter Valley Fire, which ignited Thursday south of Elk Springs. The fire, which was thought to be around 10 to 15 acres as of noon, had expanded to Continue reading

Co-Op Looks For Investors To Help Transform Craig

Around 25 people attended the informational meeting last night on the Craig Moffat County Investment Cooperative. The goal of the CMC is to take economic development out of the government’s hands, giving control back to the community, making community development Continue reading

Wrestling Dinner And Fundraiser Saturday

The Moffat County High School Wresting prime rib dinner and auction fundraiser will take place Saturday at the Center of Craig. The dinner will be held from 5 to 7 with the auction beginning at 7. The dinner will include Prime Rib and a Continue reading

New Landfill Contract Worth $300 Thousand A Year

The Moffat County Commissioners entered into an agreement Tuesday with Miles High, a commercial and residential trash company that hauls trash from Routt County and some areas in Moffat County, to allow the Continue reading