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Craig City Council rolls taxes into new marijuana ordinance

August 14, 2019

The Craig City Council voted to increase the proposed excise and sales taxes on marijuana sold inside the city limits Tuesday night — taxes that will take effect only if voters vote yes on several marijuana-related ballot questions in November.



Colowyo Collom expansion open for public comment

August 13, 2019

A comment period opens Wednesday, Aug. 14 through Colorado Air Pollution Control Division for the Colowyo Coal Company Collom expansionopen pit coal mine, Township 3 North, Range 93 West, 28 miles southwest of Craig in...







Hayden Station to retire completely in 2036

August 2, 2019

HAYDEN — For nearly as long as settlers have lived in the Yampa Valley, they’ve been mining coal. In the 1960s and 1970s, the coal-fired power plants followed, with the first unit of Hayden Station in place in 1965 and the first units of Craig Station built downstream in 1974.







BLM offering Western Slope oil and gas leases for sale

July 26, 2019

Friday will mark the first day of a 30-day protest period for the Bureau of Land Management’s sale of oil and gas leases across Colorado’s Western Slope. According to a Friday news release from the...



Women for Moffat County seeks to fund community projects

July 24, 2019

The group Women for Moffat County is currently accepting new members with a goal of raising $10,000 to provide yearly grants for capital and life-changing projects to local groups and individuals that directly support and improve the community.