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Lost Woman Rescued

Routt County Search and Rescue were called in to assist a woman yesterday afternoon who had become lost near the Dry Lake Campground. According to a representative with Routt County Search and Rescue, the woman became disoriented Continue reading

Man With Frostbite Rescued

A rescue team responded to a cabin north of Hayden at about 5 Monday morning, to assist a 36-year-old man who sustained frostbite to his feet while out snowshoeing. According to a representative with Routt County Search and Continue reading

Two Rescues Yesterday In Routt County

Routt County Search and Rescue teams responded to two separate incidents Thursday. Rescuers were called into the Fish Creek Falls Thursday afternoon, to assist the ski patrol with an injured skier. A rescue crew was also called to the Dumont Lake area on Rabbit Ears Pass, to assist a Continue reading

UPDATE: Discharged Fire Extinguisher At MCHS

Craig firefighters responded to a intentionally discharged fire extinguisher at Moffat County High School Wednesday afternoon. According to a representative from the Craig Fire Department, after not finding a fire, crews used fans to clear Continue reading

Car Catches Fire At Craig Wendy’s

Craig firefighters responded to a car that caught fire in the Wendy’s parking lot last night. According to a representative with Craig Fire and Rescue, the fire is believed to have started due to a short in the vehicles electrical system.  The cars owner and a Wendy’s Continue reading

Man Found Dead After Rescue of Another

A rescue team was called in to assist a skier east of Vail Monday night, who reportedly had been trying to hike to safety for several hours, after falling off a trail in the area. The rescued man, who has not been identified, did not tell authorities he had been up in the backcountry with another person, as he believed Continue reading

Snowmobiler Rescued From Rabbit Ears

An injured snowmobiler had to be rescued over the weekend on Rabbit Ears Pass. A 62-year-old Kremmling man injured several ribs in an accident Saturday afternoon. A search and Continue reading

Keep Fire Hydrants Clear

Heavy snow over the weekend covered sidewalks and streets throughout Northwest Colorado. After the storm, Craig Firefighters noticed homeowners who had covered their neighborhood fire hydrant with snow. Fire Hydrants need to remain clear at all times to ensure quick Continue reading

One Injured In House Fire

One person sustained minor injuries in a house fire on Taylor Street, Saturday morning  in Craig. According to a Craig Fire and Rescue representative, firefighters responded to the fire just before 4. It was caused by faulty Continue reading

Chimney Fire Near Craig

Craig Firefighters responded to a Chimney fire west of Craig Saturday afternoon. Residents at a home on Moffat County Road 81 reported the fire after they observed flames coming out of the top of their chimney. Firefighters determined the flames Continue reading

Driver Hits Parked Car In Craig

A man was injured Christmas Eve after he drove his vehicle into a parked car on West Third Street in Craig. The driver lost control due to icy conditions on the roadway resulting in the Continue reading

Cross-Country Skier Rescued Near Rabbit Ears

A cross-country skier was rescued by Routt County Search and Rescue Wednesday afternoon on Rabbit Ears Pass. The Steamboat man called for help after becoming lost near Walton Continue reading