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1 Killed, 1 Critically Injured In I-80 Crash

The sixth highway fatality of the year occurred last week on I-80 near Lyman. 31-year-old Samuel Smith was driving when his pickup left the highway, Smith over-corrected, resulting in the truck colliding with a guard rail fence. The vehicle then left the highway, flipping onto its roof, onto the I-80 Business Loop below. Samuel was taken to the Continue reading

Youth Of The Year Announcement This Week

The Boys and Girls Club of Northwest Colorado will be announcing their Youth of the Year selection this week. The announcement dinner will take place Thursday, starting at 5:30, at the Chief Theater in Steamboat. Tickets for the dinner Continue reading

New Name For Owners of Steamboat Mountain

The group that purchased the Steamboat Ski Resort has announced a new name for their organization. The group, consisting of KSL Capital Partners and Henry Crown and Company, now manages 12 premier ski destinations in North Continue reading

Highway 40 Road Work Done For The Year

The US 40 resurfacing and safety-improvement project near Steamboat has been completed for the year. Crews will return in the spring, to complete striping and traffic markings, sidewalk work, guardrail, fencing and landscaping. The $6.9 Continue reading

Tipton Talks Trump, Sage Grouse and Congress

In the final segment of our conversation with Congressman Scott Tipton he discussed the Trump administrations first year in office  and changes being made to Sage Grouse Conservation plans and how those changes could benefit our area. When asked to evaluate Congress’s performance in passing Continue reading

Apply For Craig Parks & Rec Board

The Craig Parks & Recreation Department is now accepting application for the Parks & Recreation and Open Space Advisory Board.  Applications need to be submitted by Wednesday. Members of the advisory board serve three year staggered terms. There is currently an Continue reading

New Off Leash Areas For Dogs Approved

Four new off leash areas for dogs are now open in Steamboat. The new areas approved for off leash dog activities are the upper and lower portion of Blackmere Trail, the Butcherknife trail, the lower Spring Creek Trail and Whistler Park.  The City Council approved off leash Continue reading

New Landfill Contract Worth $300 Thousand A Year

The Moffat County Commissioners entered into an agreement Tuesday with Miles High, a commercial and residential trash company that hauls trash from Routt County and some areas in Moffat County, to allow the Continue reading

Craig Teen Has Been Missing For One Year

Yesterday marked one year since Katrina Treacy was reported missing from her home in Craig.  The investigation into Treacy’s disappearance is still active and ongoing. 15-year-old Treacy, was last seen on August 23rd 2016, before  she is believed to have run away from her family’s home.  Treacy’s name was added to the FBI’s endangered runaway Continue reading

Eight Year Old Dies Near Hanging Lake

An eight-year-old boy died in a hiking accident yesterday at Hanging Lake near Glenwood Springs.   The child, who was hiking with his parents and sibling, reportedly slipped and hit his head on a rock while walking near the Sprouting Rock waterfall. Attempts to revive the boy were Continue reading

Craig Police Release Year End Report

The Craig Police Department recently released their year-end report for 2016. The report details the strategic direction of the department, future priorities the department will undertake and breaks down the crime statistics for 2016. Craig Police increased DUI patrols last year by 113 hours and Continue reading

Safety Tips For The 2016 School Year

FIRST DAY OF SCHOOLThe 2106 school year is underway at Rangely, SoRoCo, Hayden, Meeker, and Little Snake River Valley Schools, and starts Monday in Craig and Steamboat. Drivers in the area need to be aware that with the beginning of school comes an increase in pedestrian traffic along roadways. The public should increase caution while driving, and be prepared to Continue reading