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Price For Colorado Drivers License Going Up

The price to get behind the wheel in Colorado is going up slightly and it has nothing to do with insurance or gas. The Department of Continue reading

Free Workers Available Tomorrow In Craig

Craig Clean up Days started Wednesday and will kick off in full force Saturday in Craig. Volunteers will be out in the area Saturday cleaning up around the city and at the homes of the elderly and disabled. The City is still looking for people in need of work to be done on their property. If you have work that needs completed and believe you may Continue reading

Help Clean Up Craig

The City of Craig and Moffat County host Spring Clean up Days this weekend. As part of the clean up, the county is offering free landfill access Wednesday through Sunday.  All loose trash must be bagged to be dropped off at the landfill. There will also be trash receptacles at the recycling center and in front Continue reading

Steamboat Marijuana Taxes Up 20%

After declining in February, Steamboat tax collections were up again in March, this according to the most recent Sales Use and Accommodations Tax Report. Taxes collected in March were up more than 3% as compared to March of last year, with total taxes collected so far in 2017, up nearly 2.5%. The biggest increases in tax Continue reading

WYO Coal Production Up, Jobs Down

Wyoming coal production is up so far this year according to numbers from the Wyoming State Geological Survey. State coal production in the first quarter of 2017 rose by 15 million tons when compared to the same time period last year. Powder River Basin Continue reading

Don’t Get An STD From Your Valentine

Valentines Day is today, and many may be partaking in a romantic experience to celebrate. If you become romantically involved with someone new, it is important to stay safe. According the Center for Disease Control STD’s hit an all-time high in the United States last year. Experts attribute the increases to Continue reading

Colorado Traffic Fatalities Up

Traffic fatalities have risen by 25% in Colorado since 2014, according to numbers released by the Colorado Department of Transportation. In 2016 there were 605 traffic fatalities on Colorado roads, an increase from the 547 fatalities which occurred in Continue reading

A DUI Could Now Cost You Over $13K

Numbers show the price associated with getting a DUI in Colorado is skyrocketing. It’s now estimated that a DUI will cost a first time offender $13,500. This is up nearly 34% or $3,000 from previous DUI cost calculations. You can Continue reading

Craig Clean-Up Days Start Tomorrow

craig-clean-up-weekThe Annual Craig Clean-Up Days are this weekend. The City of Craig Solid Waste Department will be accepting tires without rims and appliances from residents between 9 and 4 both Saturday and Sunday at the north end of Craig City Park. Additional items including scrap metal can also be dropped off. The Solid Waste Department will not Continue reading

Buckle Up Wyoming

wyoming hpWyoming law enforcement will be participating in a national effort to increase seat belt use as the summer travel season picks up. The Click It or Ticket campaign will run statewide from May 23rd through June 5th. Police departments across the state and the country will receive funding for overtime hours to enforce impaired driving and seat belt laws during this time period. According to state officials of the 15 traffic fatalities in Wyoming so far this year, 12 of those 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