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Icy Conditions Lead To Road Closures

The recent snow storm caused multiple issues and road closures over the weekend. Highway 64 was closed near Rangely for a little over 2 hours early Sunday morning due to a stuck semi blocking the highway. Semi trucks that lost control blocking the Continue reading

Man Rescued From Routt National Forest

A 51-year-old man was rescued over the weekend after his snowmobile became stuck in the snow in the Routt National forest near Dumont Lake. Search and Rescue teams from Grand and Routt County looked for the missing man Continue reading

Two Rescued From Backcountry

Two Casper men had to be rescued in Carbon County last month, after their vehicle got stuck in the backcountry. 36-year-old Christopher Hall and 29-year-old Josh Trennell had plenty of supplies and winter survival gear when their Continue reading

Warning For Hunters Issued After Rescues

Every year a hand full of hunters must be rescued from the high country.  Search and rescue teams conducted two searches recently in Routt County, for individuals who had not returned from hunts. Both were eventually located, with one requiring treatment for symptoms of Continue reading

Another Climber Rescued In Garfield County

The Garfield County Search and Rescue (SAR) were called out shortly after 8 Saturday night to rescue a male who was stranded on the steep slope above the RFTA bus facility in West Glenwood Springs. Upon arriving at the RFTA building, Search and Rescue called the stranded person and asked that he shine his phone toward Midland Avenue to determine his exact location. Continue reading

Wyoming Police Rescue Boy From Mud

wyoming-flag-graphicWyoming police rescued a boy that was trapped in the mud at Mil Pond Lake, in the Snowy Mountain Range Sunday afternoon. Officers responded to the scene at around two where they found the boy and his father, who was attempting to free him from the Continue reading