Tag Archives: The Memorial Hospital

The Memorial Hospital Names CEO Finalists

The Memorial HospitalThe Memorial Hospital at Craig has announced that they have decided on two finalists for the Hospitals CEO position. Nathan Olsen, who is currently the President and CEO at St. Peters Hospital in Helena Montana, and Andrew Daniels the Vice President and COO of “Avita Health System” in Galion (GAL-ion) Ohio were chosen as finalists. Both Continue reading

Craig 18 Year Old Dies At Denver Hospital

Trystan Campbell18-year-old, Trystan Campbell, who was pulled unresponsive from the Yampa River South of Craig  Friday afternoon, died Saturday from his injuries after being revived at The Memorial  Hospital at Craig, then flown by flight-for-life to University Hospital in Denver.  A “Go Fund Me’”  account has been set up in his name to help his family with  Continue reading

Morning Crash Sends Two to Hospital

IMG_6617IMG_6653 (1)IMG_6621 (1)Two people were taken to The Memorial Hospital at Craig this morning, after their vehicle rolled down an embankment off of Highway 40. According to the Colorado State Patrol, the crash occurred a little after six this morning, about 3 miles west of Craig. The cause of the accident has yet to be determined, but the vehicle ended up on its top. Firefighters pulled the occupants out of the vehicle, and they were taken to The Memorial Hospital for precautionary purposes. Pictures courtesy of Doug Slaight.  Click pictures to enlarge.

One Hospitalized in Motorcycled Accident

COLO-STATE-PATROL-300Emergency crews responded to a motorcycle accident on Highway 13 south of Craig yesterday morning. The cause of the accident hasn’t been made available yet, but there were no other vehicles involved in the crash. The rider was taken to The Memorial Hospital at Craig, but the extent of his injuries is unknown. The accident Continue reading

National Night Out is August 4th

nno15Moffat County emergency workers will celebrate National Night Out next week. National Night Out is a nationwide program that promotes community safety awareness, crime prevention techniques and law enforcement-community partnerships for a safer America. On August 4th Continue reading

Craig Man Killed in Weekend Rollover Crash

fatal-300A 24-year old Craig man was killed in a rollover crash on Moffat County Road 7 last night. According to the Colorado State Patrol, 24 year old Hunter Zellers was a passenger in a pick-up Continue reading

Craig Chamber’s B&B Roundtable is Next Week

Craig-Chamber-150The Craig Chamber will hold their Business and Breakfast Roundtable next week. Participants will discuss business issues, trends, challenges and successes. The event also gives business owners and managers a chance to network with other ventures. The roundtable is designed for Continue reading

Emergency Crews Respond to Fire, Accident in Craig

extri1extri2Emergency crews in Craig responded to a couple of incidents yesterday, including a fire at a local motel, and a car accident just east of town. The fire was reported early yesterday afternoon at the Super 8 Motel. A clothes Continue reading

Craig Police Respond to Shooting Victim at Hospital

CRAIG-POLICE-BADGE-300Craig Police officers responded to The Memorial Hospital Friday morning, after a woman walked into the facility with a gunshot wound she sustained the night before. Police say the woman was accidentally shot in the chest when she and her husband fought over a 22-caliber pistol, and it discharged. The woman decided she wasn’t hurt Continue reading

Craig Emergency Crews Respond to Two Accidents in Two Days

car crashCraig emergency crews responded to a 2 vehicle accident yesterday in the middle of town. The crash happened at Victory Way and Tucker. The cause of the accident hasn’t been made clear, but there were no injuries. Traffic was routed around Continue reading

Woman, Two Children Escape Serious Injury in Rollover

COLO-STATE-PATROL-3001The Colorado State Patrol and Craig Fire/Rescue responded to a rollover accident on Highway 13 about 20 miles south of Craig yesterday. Troopers say 42-year old Tonya Humphrey of Wyoming was driving toward Craig, when she drove off the side of the road and rolled her car. There were two children in the car with her. Everyone was wearing seatbelts, and no one Continue reading

Police Investigating Assault at Bear Valley Inn

CRAIG-POLICE-BADGE-300The Craig Police Department is investigating a reported assault that happened last night at the Bear Valley Inn. According to a press release, officers responded to the motel in reference to a man who was bleeding. They found that two men had been in an altercation. 44-year old Joeseph Picanco was injured, but the extent of the injuries were not released. He was taken to The Memorial Continue reading