Tag Archives: US Forest Service

Three Way Race For MOCO Commissioner

The race for Moffat County Commissioner district 3 is now a three way race, after Donald Broom announced his intent to run last week. Broom, who is the general manager of Sombrero Ranches, is running as a Republican. He will take on Tom Mathers, who also Continue reading

Comment On Proposed Trail System

The US Forest Service is looking for public input on the proposed Mad Rabbit Trails Project in the Routt National Forrest. The project would provide additional, sustainable, trail-based recreation opportunities in the Mad Creek, Rocky Peak, and Rabbit Ears Pass areas.  Two different ideas for the Continue reading

Name A Mountain Bike Trail In Routt County

Nominations are being accepted to help name a mountain bike trail on Buffalo Pass in Routt County. The US Forest service will accept name suggestions for the trail through the end of the Continue reading

New BLM District Manager

BLMThe BLM has hired a new district manager for Northwest Colorado. Andrew Archuleta, who is currently a field manager for the San Luis Valley in Colorado, will start his new position October 1st.  Archuleta has worked in his current position since 2011.  He also worked for the US Forest Service and Continue reading

Report Suspicious Fire Activity

forest-service-signThe U.S. Forest service is actively investigating five suspicious fires that began last month in the Routt and Roosevelt National Forests. With these and other fires burning across the state U.S. Forest Service Law Enforcement officials are asking the public to report any suspicious activity on public lands to their local law enforcement. Anyone with Continue reading

Wildfires Sparked by Lightning

WILDFIREWith afternoon thunder and lightning storms last week new wildland fires erupted in Rio Blanco and Moffat Counties. Fire crews and engines responded to six fires on BLM land Thursday afternoon. All Continue reading