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New Coal Development To Keep Millions In NW Colorado

Tri-State Generation has received approval from the United States Department of Interior to proceed with their plans to mine the Collom development at ColoWyo Mine.  The decision to move forward with the project was made following an extensive environmental review by the Office of Continue reading

Recreation And Travel Plan For NW Colorado

The Bureau of Land Management is still attempting to develop a travel management plan for recreation areas in Northwest Colorado. To allow the community to be involved with the development of the plan, the BLM will host public open house this month in Craig. The open house is intended to help the BLM determine key issues with travel and Continue reading

Winter Vomiting Bug Spreading In Wyoming

wyoming-flag-graphicCases of norovirus, also known as the winter vomiting bug, are spreading in Wyoming according to the Wyoming Department of Public Health. Norovirus results in stomach aches, vomiting and watery diarrhea. The disease is infectious and can be spread through Continue reading

Potential Land Exchange In NW Colorado

BLM-entering-public-land-30Public comments are being accepted by the BLM with regard to a potential land exchange in Moffat and Rio Blanco County. The proposed Buffalo Horn Land Exchange would effect 19 parcels of isolated land encompassing 12 square miles. To give the Continue reading

Steamboat Updating Regulations For City Signs

SteamboatThe City of Steamboat is looking for the public’s help with updating regulations for signage in the City. Steamboat is updating their Sign Code which regulates size, location, and other aspects of signage in Steamboat. An open house has been scheduled to allow the community to review the changes to the code, and provide input. The open house will take Continue reading

Will The Lost Solar Fire Affect The Ecosystem?

WILD FIREThere will be a presentation Thursday night in Meeker to explain the role the Lost Solar Fire will have on the environment, and the ecosystem. The meeting will take place at the Meeker Public Library from 7 to 8:30.  The Lost Continue reading

Help Shape Travel In Colorado

CDOTIn an effort to continue adapting the states travel plan, and determine where to most effectively spend state funding, the Colorado Department of Transportation is taking comments for their “Together We Go” program. The program is intended to be a forum for communication between the state and the public, where Continue reading

Public Meetings To Discuss Projects Tomorrow In Steamboat

SteamboatTwo public meetings are being held in Steamboat tomorrow to allow the public to receive information for projects that are taking place in the area.  The City along with the National Parks Service will host the second of a series of open houses tomorrow, to provide information and gather comments from the public about plans to update the Bear River Park master Continue reading

Colorado Health Care Infection Rates

Health-Care-300Infection rates in Colorado health care facilities are lower in some areas and higher in others when compared to national averages according to a report released by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. The numbers show that infections rates were lower than the national average for colon surgeries, hip replacements, and Continue reading

Cigarette Sales Up In Colorado

NO SMOKINGCigarette sales were up last year in Colorado for the first time in nearly a decade according to the state Department of Public Health and Environment.  Numbers show that 1.1 million more packs were bought in 2015 compared to 2014.  However, the overall number of smokers continues to drop.  More than a million fewer people smoked in 2014 than in 2004.   Colorado Continue reading

Important Meeting On Coal Issues Today

IMPORTANT-NOTICEA public meeting will be held tonight from 5:30 to 7:30 at Moffat County High School to allow the community to learn more about the environmental assessments preformed by the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement on mining plans at both ColoWyo Continue reading

Public Meeting Agenda Source

PUBLIC MEETING AGENDAS-450If you’re looking for an agenda for a local public meeting, the place to start is here at KRAI.COM. A click on the “public meeting agendas” above will let you select from upcoming county and city agendas across Northwest Colorado. If you are involved in governmental meetings in Moffat, Continue reading