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  1. Mind's Eye: Not a thing to wear in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Denver Post

    To introduce a lesson on organization, I asked my adult students to tell the class how they organized the clothes in their closets. Most arranged their clothing by type, season, color, or frequency of use; but some responses were less predictable.

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  2. 58-year-old woman dies in ATV accident in South Routt SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Denver Post

    A 58-year-old woman from Craig died Sunday after being ejected from an ATV she was riding northeast of Toponas in the southern part of Routt County, according to a news release from the Routt County Sheriff's Office. According to the Routt County Sheriff's Office, two women were riding together on a Razor, a side-by-side ATV, at around 3 p.m. Sunday when the vehicle drove too close to the uphill side of a trail, causing the Razor to roll downward off the trail.

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  3. Wildfire forces state highway closure in Moffat CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | Denver Post

    Colorado Highway 13 is closed in both directions north of Craig because of a wildfire, the Colorado Department of Transportation announced on Twitter. The Saturday afternoon wildfire in Moffat County was approaching the highway near mile marker 126, according to emergency scanner traffic.

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  4. BLM weighing request to mine 4.1 million more tons of coal in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Denver Post

    BLM weighing request to mine 4.1 million more tons of coal in northwest Colorado under Trump's energy policies Peabody has applied to lease 640 more acres of federal coal west of Steamboat Springs has part of its Foidel Creek Mine operations The West Elk Mine is the only coal mine in full operation in the North Fork Valley, pictured here on March 8, 2017. The Bureau of Land Management is weighing whether to allow Peabody Energy to lease new federal to mine up to 4.1 million more tons of coal in northwest Colorado.

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  5. Craig couple arrested on suspicion of stealing expensive mountain bikes from SteamboatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Denver Post

    According to arrest affidavits filed in Routt County Court, Leslie "Dale" Billings and Kristine Marie Phillips were arrested Wednesday on suspicion of felony theft after police found the stolen mountain bikes spray-painted different colors at their home. Police are hoping to identify the man and woman seen in this surveillance image.

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  6. Congressional committee votes to allow destruction of wild horsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Denver Post

    Wild horses in the Sand Wash herd management area located 45 miles west of Craig, Colorado, in the Sand Wash Basin. The Bureau of Land Management attempts to place as many animals as possible each year into private care through public adoptions, but adoptions have been declining in recent years because of higher fuel and feed costs.

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  7. Kayaker who drowned in the Yampa River is identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Denver Post

    A 66-year-old man who drowned in the Yampa River when his kayak hit a rock and flipped has been identified. Michael Brinks of Craig was on a two-person private trip using an inflatable kayak Saturday in Dinosaur National Monument when the accident happened, according to a news release from the monument.

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  8. Raccoon causes 7-acre wildfire in Moffat CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Denver Post

    A raccoon started a wildfire around 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, on private property near Moffat County Road 30/Round Bottom Road, about 7 miles southwest of Craig. The raccoon had climbed on a power pole transformer, causing it to spark, igniting a fire that burned about 7 acres, said Moffat County Sheriff and Fire Chief KC Hume.

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  9. Dead Dog Fire now 10 percent contained in Northwest ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Denver Post

    One of two large wildfires burning in northwestern Colorado has grown to more than 17,000 acres but firefighters have managed to contain 10 percent of the fire. Wind gusts of over 70 mph on Monday fueled the growth of the Dead Dog Fire 10 miles north of Rangely.

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  10. Lightning-sparked wildfires in northwest Colorado force shutdown of oil industry facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | Denver Post

    Oil and gas companies temporarily shut down wells in northwestern Colorado on Sunday as three wildfires ignited by lightning burned across more than 750 acres, mostly federally managed Bureau of Land Management public land. The 637-acre Hunter wildfire, 20 miles southwest of Meeker, was growing even as 60 firefighters with aerial support attacked flames.

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  11. 1 dead, 1 in jail after fight between contractors working on Craig Station power plant outageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Denver Post

    Police say a man was arrested on suspicion of manslaughter after a fight broke out between two contract crew members had been working on a power-plant outage in Craig. The Craig Daily Press reports that 36-year-old Raymond Terrill of Missouri was found unconscious in an alley early Thursday morning.

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  12. Moffat County authorities ID worker struck, killed by "heavy, metal object" at landfillRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Denver Post

    Authorities in Moffat County have identified the 58-year-old worker who died Thursday after he was struck in the head by a heavy, metal object in an industrial accident at a landfill near Craig. Darrell Snow, a Moffat County Road and Bridge employee, was completing snow removal and transportation operations at the county landfill when he died.

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  13. Denver man fined $11,000 for poaching trophy elkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | Denver Post

    The Craig Daily Press reports that the man was sentenced Monday in Moffat County Court after pleading guilty to shooting the six-point bull elk in 2015. The man may lose hunting privileges in Colorado pending a review of the case by Colorado Parks and Wildlife.

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