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Moffat County Courthouse slated for $600K security upgrade
Moffat County Courthouse slated for $600K security upgrade

July 10, 2019

The original, but aging Moffat County Courthouse is getting some major security and handicap accessibility upgrades with the help of a grant from the Colorado Department of Local Affairs. County commissioners on Tuesday viewed the...




BLM hosting open house in Hayden to discuss expanding access and recreation opportunities
BLM hosting open house in Hayden to discuss expanding access and recreation opportunities

July 5, 2019

The Bureau of Land Management is hosting an open house July 16 in Hayden to discuss route evaluations and preliminary alternatives for managing more than 1,870 miles of inventoried roads and trails across approximately 638,195 acres in Moffat and Routt counties. Last year, recreation on lands managed by BLM Colorado generated $618 million and supported more than 5,000 jobs, according to a news release from BLM.


WildEarth Guardians files suit against BLM
WildEarth Guardians files suit against BLM

July 5, 2019

Conservation groups are taking to the courts to stop the Bureau of Land Management from selling oil and gas leases on public lands in Utah and Northwest Colorado.




New DA plans to reduce incarceration for addicts, mentally ill
New DA plans to reduce incarceration for addicts, mentally ill

July 1, 2019

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Matt Karzen, a longtime prosecutor and Steamboat Springs resident, was sworn in Monday as district attorney of the 14th Judicial District. His appointment comes after Brett Barkey announced his resignation as DA in May....