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Morriss: Trapper Mine likely to close between 2026-30

January 15, 2020

In light of the recent Tri-State news announcing the closing of all coal-powered plants in Colorado and New Mexico by 2030, Trapper Mine finds itself smack dab in the middle of the changing industry. Trapper...

Driver in fatal crash on Highway 40 enters plea deal

January 15, 2020

A driver involved in a fatal head-on car crash on US Highway 40 this summer has pleaded guilty to careless driving resulting in injury and could spend 180 days in jail. Fraser resident Brian Linquata,...

Op-Ed: An open letter to the Northwest Colorado community

January 13, 2020

Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association announced January 9 that Craig Station and the Colowyo Mine will be retiring by 2030. In addition, we will be retiring Escalante Station in New Mexico by the end of...

Wolves aren’t waiting for Colorado voters

January 16, 2020

Over the past few years, several wolves have wandered into Colorado from farther north. According to state wildlife officials, recent activity in Moffat County indicates that a pack of six wolves has chosen to make Colorado...

Craig Police investigating alleged sexual assault at MCHS

January 13, 2020

Craig Police Department and the School Resource Officer at Moffat County High School are investigating an allegation of sexual assault, according to Craig Police Capt. Bill Leonard. According to Capt. Leonard, a report of alleged...