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Closure Of Lake Near Yampa Extended

The closure of Crosho Lake and its adjacent campground near Yampa has been extended, due to delays with repairs that are occurring at the dam.  The closure includes all motorized and non-motorized use. In addition to the closure of the lake and campground, Continue reading

3 Arrested In Meeker Following Search

A search for 40-year-old Alyssa Baley of Rangely, who had multiple warrants out for her arrest, lead to the arrest of her and two others Thursday in Meeker.  Rio Blanco County Sheriff’s officers search for Baley lead them to a vehicle parked near Mountain Valley Bank, where they contacted the occupants, 44-year-old Quinn Olesky and 68-year-old Theresa Baley, both of Grand Junction.  They were Continue reading

Semi Accident Closes I-70 Near Silverthorne

I-70 was closed last night 4 miles east of Silverthorne for almost 6 hours after a semi crash. The accident occured around 7, when the semi driver rolled his tractor-trailer spilling his load of 50 foot oil and gas pipes onto both sides of the highway, closing I-70 in both directions. The Continue reading

Worker Injured In Craig Accident

A work IMG_9682site accident Tuesday afternoon required a 41 year old man to be taken to The Memorial Hospital at Craig.  Emergency responders were called to the excavation going on in front of Northwest Pawn on Victory Way in Craig where a worker had been struck by a concrete pipe.  They found the injured man at the bottom of the 23 foot deep excavation.  Emergency Medical Technicians provided initial care and Craig Firefighters Continue reading

Don’t Let Water Pipes Freeze

broken_pipe2Winter weather can cause pipes to burst in your household or business plumbing.   Below are some excellent tips for avoiding costly damage. Continue reading