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Highway Fatalities Up In Wyoming For 2017

A Montana man died in a roll-over accident earlier this week near Alpine Wyoming, making that the 103rd fatality to occur on Wyoming highways so far this year. 45-year-old James Watters was driving on Highway 89 when his vehicle drifted 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

Steamboat Tax Collections Up For July

Steamboat tax collections were up slightly in July according to the most recent Sales Use and Accommodation Tax Report. Taxes for July when compared to the previous year increased by 1.2%, with the biggest gains coming from Marijuana sales, Continue reading

Steamboat Tax Collections Up For June

Steamboat tax collections were up again in June according to the most recent Sales Use and Accommodation Tax Report. Taxes for June increased slightly by 2.8%, with the biggest increases coming from Marijuana sales which grew by more Continue reading

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