Tag Archives: Weekend

Man Thought To Have Drowned Still Missing

Search crews have yet to locate Michael Proberts who went missing near Seminoe reservoir over the weekend and is presumed to have drowned. Authorities are fairly certain the 25-year-old Wamsutter man never made it out of the water after launching his kayak Saturday Continue reading

607 Drivers Arrested Over St. Patty’s Weekend

607 impaired drivers were arrested in Colorado during the St. Patrick’s Day Heat is On DUI enforcement campaign. This was a 33% increase from the 455 drivers that were taken off Colorado roadways during the same enforcement period last year. The next Heat is On Campaign Continue reading

Heavy Traffic Expected New Years Weekend

If you plan to travel to or from Denver over New Years weekend expect heavy traffic. Traffic on I-70 is expected to be nearly 50% higher this weekend as compared to average daily traffic on the highway. For up-to-date Continue reading

Coloradans Hit The Road For Thanksgiving

holiday-travelThe number of Coloradans traveling more than 50 miles from their homes for the Thanksgiving holiday is expected to increase for the 9th straight year.  AAA is estimating that approximately 791 thousand Coloradans or 14.5% of the population will travel away from home for the Thanksgiving Continue reading

308 Drivers Arrested Over Halloween Weekend

DUI308 impaired drivers were taken off the roads by Colorado law enforcement officers during the Halloween weekend Heat is on Campaign.  This is an increase from the 269 drivers that were arrested during the same enforcement period last year.  According to the Chief of the Colorado State Patrol Continue reading

Labor Day Gas Prices Cheapest Since ’04

cheap-gasIf you have travel plans this Labor Day Weekend, you’ll be paying less for gas than you have in the past 12 years. Although gas prices have increased over the last few weeks they are still well below prices in previous years. Numbers show that gas prices are more than a quarter cheaper than Continue reading

Events For Kids At Yampa River State Park

YAMPA RIVER STATE PARKEvents for kids will be held at the Yampa River State park this weekend. Tonight at 7:30 they can explore the night life in the park by listening to the sounds of animals that come out at night. Tomorrow morning beginning at 10 kids will learn to use GPS to find 8 geocaches hidden throughout the park. Sunday morning at 10 kids can learn an ancient method of Continue reading

Fish For Free This Weekend

kids fishing 1The state’s free fishing weekend is taking place this Saturday and Sunday.This allows people to fish without needing licenses, but all other regulations and fees like bag Continue reading

Stay Safe This Weekend

memorial dayMemorial Day weekend is here and from boating to barbecuing, people in the area will be taking place in a variety of activities to celebrate. Participating in these activities safely is key to make sure you and your family enjoys the weekend. If you are planning activities near Continue reading

Camp Sites Limited For Memorial Weekend

routt-natl-forest-signIf you are planning a camping trip in Routt National Forest this weekend, you may have a difficult time finding a spot to camp. At this time, due to wet conditions, there is limited access to roads, trails and campgrounds in the area. Although there are some camp sites that are open, conditions in these Continue reading

Wyoming Traffic Fatality Free During New Years Weekend

wyoming hpThe Wyoming Highway Patrol did not investigate a single fatal crash through the extended New Year’s holiday weekend from December 31st through January 3rd. There were three crashes involving four fatalities during this same time period last year.  WHP Colonel Kebin Haller is crediting the lack of fatalities to “personal responsibility with motorists making good decisions before getting behind the wheel and the increase in law enforcement working Continue reading

Number Of Wildland Fires Swell In Northwest Colorado

fire season smallOf the 20 fires reported since Friday, 13 are now contained. Fire fighters worked throughout the weekend to gain the upper hand on the fires that were mostly lightning caused. Today crews will continue to assist Continue reading