Tag Archives: Yampa

Young Professional Membership Drive Thursday

The Yampa Valley Young Professionals will be having a Membership Drive at the Center of Craig from 5 to 7, Thursday. The event will allow the public to learn about everything the group has done over the past year. Interested Continue reading

Closure Of Yampa River Lifted

As stream flows are up in the Yampa River due to increased rain and some mountain snow over the weekend, Steamboat has lifted the voluntary closure of the river. In addition to the Yampa River being open Continue reading

Donate To United Way Friday

The annual Moffat County United Way campaign kickoff will take place until 3 Friday.  United Way staff and board members will be outside Yampa Valley Bank in Craig with the goal of raising $10,000 before the end of Continue reading

Rubber Ducky Race Postponed

The Northwest Colorado Health Rubber Ducky Race, scheduled Saturday in Steamboat, has been postponed due to low water conditions in the Yampa River. The race will be rescheduled after Northwest Colorado Health receives Continue reading

Public Asked To Limit Recreation On The Yampa

Due to low water conditions in the Yampa River, the City of Steamboat has implemented closures for all commercial tubing activities on the river, and is asking the public to limit all recreational use at this time. Average flows for the Yampa  River during late August range from 120-130 cubic feet per second, but as of Continue reading

Where To Watch The Eclipse In NW Colorado

For the first time in 99 years, Americans will be viewing a coast to coast total solar eclipse Monday.  The path of the total eclipse will cover much of Wyoming, with 94% of the sun being covered by the moon in Northwest Colorado.  For those interested, there are a number of eclipse viewing parties in the area. Colorado Continue reading

Poker Run Saturday

The Craig VFW is holding a motorcycle Poker Run this weekend. The route will run through Yampa, Kremmling and Steamboat. The entry fee is $30 which will include a poker hand, pig roast and a beer, with additional poker hands available for $10. The poker run Continue reading

Young Professionals BBQ Thursday

The Yampa Valley Young Professionals are hosting their summer barbecue Thursday night at Loudy-Simpson Park. They will be providing burgers and brats, all you need to do is bring a side Continue reading

Crosho Lake Closed For Dam Repair

Crosho Lake and the adjacent Dispersed Campground in the Little Flat Tops Range in the Routt National Forest near Yampa, is now closed for repairs to the Crosho Lake dam. The closures are expected to last for at least eight weeks, to allow crews to repair a leaking valve and outlet Continue reading

Blood Drive In Steamboat

There will be a blood drive this week at Yampa Valley Medical Center in Steamboat.  The blood drive will be held Thursday from 12:30 to 6.  Walk-ins will be accepted from 3:30 to 5:30, as time allows. Donors should eat a full meal, and drink plenty of water prior to donating. The entire process should take Continue reading

UPDATE: Yard Sale To Benefit Fuller Center For Housing

The Moffat County Fuller Center for housing is hosting a yard sale fundraiser this weekend in Craig. The yard sale will take place Friday and Saturday  at 836 W. Victory Way.  All proceeds collected will go towards the completion of their current project at 731 Yampa Avenue. The Continue reading

County Road To Be Closed For Bridge Re-Decking

Moffat County Road 17 will be closed next month between Highway 40 and the ColoWyo Mine, to allow the bridge that crosses the Yampa River to be re-decked.  The work will start August 14th and is scheduled to last through September 8th. However, the work may be completed before that date. A Continue reading