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Colorado churches remind residents to buckle up

July 16, 2018 — CRAIG — A seat belt enforcement campaign began Monday, July 16, in rural Colorado, and this time, the state’s churches are helping encourage people to buckle up. The Colorado Department of Transportation, Colorado State Patrol and local law enforcement agencies across the state will conduct

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Long distance caller voices complaints: On the record July 12

July 13, 2018 — Craig Police Department Thursday 1:46 a.m. At a business on the 1100 block of Victory Way, employees contacted the Craig Police Department about juveniles breaking curfew. Police arrived to ensure the juveniles’ parents were contacted to pick them up. 1:54 a.m. A suspicious caller from

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Steamboat Lake drowning victim identified

July 12, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Colorado Parks and Wildlife on Thursday identified the CPW employee who drowned in Steamboat Lake on Tuesday as David Mutabazi. Mutabazi, 24, was swimming in the lake after his shift ended. About 4:30 p.m., a witness observed him struggling about 100 yards

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Woman picking flowers arrested: On the Record July 11

July 12, 2018 — Craig Police Department Wednesday, July 11 8:01 a.m. On the 600 block of Yampa Avenue, Craig Police Department officers responded to a report of a hit-and-run crash that resulted in damage to a vehicle. The suspect left the scene before police arrived. 9:27 a.m. On

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Vehicle violations keep police busy: On the record July 9

July 10, 2018 — Craig Police Department Monday, July 9 1:12 a.m. At the intersection of 10th and Rose streets, officers with the Craig Police Department responded to a traffic stop and discovered two juveniles breaking curfew. 11:04 a.m. On the 1100 block of Sixth Street, a 27-year-old female from

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Area man killed in crash about 3 miles east of Hayden

July 9, 2018 — CRAIG — A 61-year-old Hayden man died in a rollover crash east of Hayden on Monday, July 9. Just before 2 p.m., the Colorado State Patrol was dispatched to a single-vehicle rollover crash on U.S. Highway 40 near milepost 111 in Routt County, about 3

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Lost wallet returned to owner, stray wallets impounded: On the record July 6 through July 8

July 9, 2018 — Craig Police Department Friday, July 6 12:31 a.m. On the 1000 block of West Victory Way, officers found a cellphone. It is now at the Public Safety Center, awaiting its owner. 3:31 a.m. In Craig, officers investigated a report of domestic violence. 4:55 a.m. In Craig,

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Grand Junction man killed Sunday in Routt County crash

July 8, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — One man is dead and one woman injured following a rollover crash in Routt County Sunday morning. About 7:40 a.m., Sunday, July 8, the Colorado State Patrol was dispatched to a one-vehicle rollover crash near milepost 30 on Colorado Highway 131, according

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Assault with weapon over holiday: On the Record for July 5

July 6, 2018 — Craig Police Department Thursday, July 5 1:16 a.m. At The Popular Bar, officers responded to an assault with a weapon. Police were not available for further comment about the incident, and Craig Press will have more details as they become available. 2:26 a.m. On the

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Fourth of July holiday sees drunk pedestrians: On the record July 3 and 4

July 5, 2018 — Craig Police Department   Tuesday, July 3 1:56 a.m. At the intersection of Colorado Street and Third Street, officers responded to a traffic stop. 7:05 a.m. On the 1600 block of Yampa Avenue, officers responded to a hit and run crash. 9:16 a.m. At Woodbury

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Rollover ends in fatality of Craig teen

July 3, 2018 — CRAIG — A Craig man was killed Monday evening in a one-vehicle rollover crash north of Maybell, according to a news release from Colorado State Patrol. Hunter Roberts, 19, of Craig was driving east on Colorado Highway 318 in a 2005 Mazda 3, about 23

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Thieves break into mailboxes: On the Record — July 2, 2018

July 3, 2018 — Craig Police Department Monday, July 2 9:54 a.m. On the 600 block of Yampa Avenue, Craig Police Department officers responded to a report of an elevator alarm going off. No one was in the elevator when officers arrived. 10:59 a.m. On the 1700 block of

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Lost TV impedes traffic: On the record June 29 through July 1

July 2, 2018 — Craig Police Department Friday, June 29 2:38 a.m. Near the intersection of Yampa Avenue and East Victory Way, officers responded to a call for help by a man who said people, including a woman wearing camo shorts and a tie-dyed shirt, were threatening to kill

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Missing cement planter used to make mischief: On the Record, June 26, 2018

June 27, 2018 — Craig Police Department Tuesday, June 26 12:47 a.m. On the 400 block of Ranney Street, a Craig woman was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence. 4:27 a.m. On the 800 block on Victory Way, a cement planter struck a business and caused the

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Three arrested, charged in drug investigation

June 26, 2018 — An investigation by the All Crimes Enforcement Team, with assistance from the Colorado State Patrol and the Routt County Sheriff's Office, culminated in the recent arrest of three individuals, according to a news release from the 14th Judicial District Attorney’s Office. Craig resident Derek Kettle, 46,

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Bond set at $100,000 in attempted murder case in Moffat County

June 26, 2018 — Craig — A bond of $100,000 was set for the suspect in an attempted murder case reported by the Craig Press Friday, June 22. The bond was set June 22 by District Judge Shelley A. Hill. At that time, the accused — Jonathan Alexzander Waugh,

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Good deed reported as larceny: On the record June 25

June 26, 2018 — Craig Police Department Monday, June 25 4:32 a.m. On the 800 block of Breeze Street, officers with the Craig Police Department contacted a man on a bicycle who was issued a citation for riding without lights. 7:13 a.m. On the 500 block of East Victory

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Missing Craig girl Katrina Treacy found safe

June 26, 2018 — CRAIG — A Craig girl missing since Aug. 23, 2016, has been found safe. "I’d like to thank everyone in helping me look for my daughter Katrina (Treacy) for the last year and eight months. I am relieved to let you know she has been

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Holey accident averted: On the record June 22 through June 24

June 25, 2018 — Craig Police Department Friday, June 22 1:13 a.m. On the 900 block of Washington Street, officers from the Craig Police Department responded to a report of suspicious people. Parties were warned for trespassing behind the bus garage. Officers patrolled the area, and everything appeared to

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Drugs, delusions and attempted parricide: Craig woman lucky to survive nephew’s attack

June 22, 2018 — CRAIG — A Craig woman is lucky to be alive following an alleged attack by her nephew and a fire at her home. Just after 4 p.m., Thursday, June 21, Craig Police Department officers were notified of a call by Craig woman, Susan Reeves, 69,

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