Moffat County moves to stage I fire restrictions
CRAIG — Stage I fire restrictions will go into effect in Moffat County at 8 a.m. Friday, June 29.
The community fireworks show is still scheduled to occur on July 4th, however, conditions are being evaluated daily, said Moffat County Sheriff KC Hume.
The Craig Press will provide additional updates as more information becomes available.
In an effort to make coal more competitive against natural gas and renewable energy sources, two of the nation’s largest coal companies, Peabody Energy and Arch Coal, have announced that they plan to combine assets in Colorado and Wyoming. Routt County’s Twentymile Mine would be managed under the new joint venture.