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UPDATE: One More Dies After SUV Bear Collision

Three people died and four others were injured around 3:30 Friday morning, when an SUV collided with a bear on I-70 near Rifle. The collision, which resulted in the closure of the highway for a period of time, sent the vehicle off the road where it rolled multiple times. Some of the passengers were ejected Continue reading

City/County Finalize Building Department Combo

In their ongoing efforts to control costs, Moffat County and the City of Craig reached a final agreement to combine their building departments into a Regional Building Department, which will be responsible for both city and county operations. The Craig City Council and the Moffat Continue reading

Xcel Energy Plans To Shift From Coal

Xcel Energy plans to get more than half of its power from renewable sources by 2026. The company announced their Colorado Energy Plan on Tuesday. Xcel plans to retire two coal-fired power plants Continue reading

UPDATE: Ex-Steamboat City Councilwoman Has Neck Stabilization Surgery

Mary Brown, who sustained serious injuries after crashing her bike in Steamboat earlier this month, had a successful neck stabilization surgery Saturday, according to the website on CaringBridge.org. The family says they realize she has a long journey ahead of her and are very appreciative of the support they have received from the community. According to an update posted to the website Tuesday, Brown will be Continue reading

Hayden Shooting Range Closed Tomorrow

The Hayden Shooting Range will be closed beginning tomorrow to allow Colorado Parks and Wildlife to make upgrades to the facility. The range will be closed for approximately two weeks while CPW installs new berms to help better define the three separate rifle ranges and will also expand the Continue reading

ATV Accident Injures Two

Two people were injured in an ATV accident Saturday night south-east of Craig. According to representative from the Craig Fire Department, two males in their 50’s were hurt after they rolled their side by side down an embankment on Continue reading

Meetings To Talk YVEA Rate Increases

Meetings will be held next week in Steamboat and Craig to discuss upcoming rate changes for Yampa Valley Electric customers. The rate changes will happen in two phases, with the first coming the beginning of next month, and the other Continue reading

UPDATE: Two Vehicle Accident Near Rabbit Ears

One person was injured Friday following a two vehicle accident on Highway 40, at the bottom of the west side of Rabbit Ears Pass. According to Josh Lewis of the Colorado State Patrol, the driver of one of the vehicles, 27-year-old Chelsea Burkett Continue reading

Hear From Moffat County Commissioner Candidates

MC Commissioners-150The 2016 Moffat County Commissioner Forum is tomorrow in Craig. During the forum, Moffat county voters will have an opportunity to meet and hear from Moffat County Commissioner Candidates from Districts one and two.  District one incumbent John Kinkaid and challengers Don Cook and Andrea  Camp will be in attendance along with District 2 Continue reading

Two Teens Arrested For Drug Possession

moffat-county-sheriff-300Two men were arrested early yesterday morning in Craig for possession of a Schedule 2 narcotic. Sheriffs were alerted to the presence of a suspicious vehicle in the Cedar Mountain Village area where some residential thefts have occurred. When Sheriffs made contact with the vehicle they discovered 19 year olds Lewis Lopez and Tanner Snyder who were in possession Continue reading