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Bizjournals
Colorado Economic Devo Commission offers $38M in incentives to a variety of companiesleaders are trying to attract Amazon’s second headquarters and its 50,000 posit
Bizjournals / Posted 23 hours ago
leaders are trying to attract Amazon’s second headquarters and its 50,000 positions to the Denver area — ranges from Routt County to Colorado Springs and involves industries as varied as aerospace, manufacturing and information... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Highlights from the Craig City Council meeting Tuesday, Nov. 14introduced soon after Moffat County Commissioners approved an agreement to acce
Craig Daily Press / Posted yesterday
introduced soon after Moffat County Commissioners approved an agreement to accept trash hauled by private companies from Routt County. "Our timing was terrible," said Councilman Tony Bohrer. "We have these new companies coming in, and now that... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Steamboat Springs sees 17 $1M homes sell in SeptemberSTEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The sale of 17 $1-million-plus homes in Steamboat Springs a
Summit Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The sale of 17 $1-million-plus homes in Steamboat Springs and Routt County in September has added oomph to the local real estate market as it takes aim at the $800 million annual sales mark. Through the end of the third quarter,... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
11 voters could break Hayden school vote deadlockcould be headed for a recount. But first, fewer than a dozen voters have the po
Craig Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
could be headed for a recount. But first, fewer than a dozen voters have the potential to change the outcome themselves. Routt County Chief Deputy Clerk Tina Fry confirmed Wednesday, Nov. 8, that her office had already sent letters to 11 voters —... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Weekend Roundup: Awesome autumn activitiesKids' Night Out, which includes dinner, activities and a movie. Space is limite
Craig Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
Kids' Night Out, which includes dinner, activities and a movie. Space is limited. When: Starts at 6 p.m. Saturday Where: Routt County Fair Exhibit Hall, 398 S. Poplar St., Hayden Cost: $45 per ticket for gala; $20 per child for Kids' Night Out,... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Hayden voters tie on school district ballot issue, close school board race, pass 2Anight results. The final outcome of the issue will be dependent on the uncounte
Craig Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
night results. The final outcome of the issue will be dependent on the uncounted ballots and the possibility of a recount. Routt County Clerk Kim Bonner says she cannot recall a recount ever occurring, and believes if the count is within three, it... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Hayden school bond vote deadlocked: 427-427854 ballots cast in the Hayden School District bond election were counted, ther
Craig Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
854 ballots cast in the Hayden School District bond election were counted, there were 427 “yes” votes and 427 “no” votes. Routt County Clerk Kim Bonner’s office confirmed that if the difference between the number of votes for and against a ballot... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Weekend Roundup: Fabulous fall funsoaps, lotions, preserves and more. When: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday Where: Y
Craig Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
soaps, lotions, preserves and more. When: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday Where: Yampa Valley Regional Airport, 11005 Routt County Road 51A Cost: Free to attend; free parking For more information: Call 970-276-5001Stick with it Craig Youth... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Greeley representative Dave Young will run for Colorado state treasurer in 2018job, according to the Denver Post. Brita Horn, Republican — Rock Creek Volunte
Greeley Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
job, according to the Denver Post. Brita Horn, Republican — Rock Creek Volunteer Fire Department chief, Horn is also the Routt County treasurer and has a background in finance and accounting, according to Colorado Politics. Justin Everett,... Read more
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Summit Daily News
High Country Crime: Hunter’s trophy bull elk stolen from the back of his pickup near Gypsumhave yet to receive crime lab results from the evidence that was sent to the Co
Summit Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
have yet to receive crime lab results from the evidence that was sent to the Colorado Bureau of Investigation. Routt County Crime Stoppers is offering a $500 reward for information leading to the identification of the suspect. People... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Top 10 most-viewed stories of the week: Oct. 23 to 29, 20171. Late night rollover accident near Moffat, Routt county border, 2,569 pagevie
Craig Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
1. Late night rollover accident near Moffat, Routt county border, 2,569 pageviews 2. Hayden man injured in Friday crash identified, remains in critical condition, 2,444 pageviews 3. Hunter’s trophy bull elk stolen from back of his pickup near... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Energy Blend: Twentymile Mine brings $380 million impact on Northwest Colorado economyThough not a Moffat County operation, Twentymile Mine, located on Routt County
Craig Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
Though not a Moffat County operation, Twentymile Mine, located on Routt County Road 27, about 30 miles southeast of Craig, as the crow flies, employs a significant number of Moffat County residents and plays an important role in the county's energy... Read more
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Vail Daily
Eagle County deputy district attorney Dylan Roberts elected to represent House District 26ROUTT COUNTY — Dylan Roberts was elected Saturday, Oct. 28, by a vacancy commit
Vail Daily / Posted 19 days ago
ROUTT COUNTY — Dylan Roberts was elected Saturday, Oct. 28, by a vacancy committee to become the next representative of House District 26. He will succeed Rep. Diane Mitsch Bush, D-Steamboat Springs, whose resignation becomes effective Thursday, Nov.... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Hunter stranded after horse takes off with his gear on Rabbit Ears PassSTEAMBOAT SPRINGS — A man's trusty horse was not so trusty when it ran away wit
The Aspen Times / Posted 20 days ago
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — A man's trusty horse was not so trusty when it ran away with all his gear last week Routt County Search and Rescue members were contacted about the incident at about 8:15 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 25. The 50-year-old California man... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Energy Blend: Could hemp be the next viable energy source?shows one grower registered in Moffat County, four growers registered in Rio Bl
Craig Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
shows one grower registered in Moffat County, four growers registered in Rio Blanco County and six growers registered in Routt County. It is not clear how much, if any, industrial hemp is currently being produced in Northwest Colorado. The... Read more
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Vail Daily
Hunter stranded after horse takes off with his gear on Rabbit Ears Pass near Steamboat SpringsSTEAMBOAT SPRINGS — A man’s trusty horse was not so trusty when it ran away wit
Vail Daily / Posted 20 days ago
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — A man’s trusty horse was not so trusty when it ran away with all his gear Wednesday night. Routt County Search and Rescue members were contacted about the incident at about 8:15 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 25. The 50-year-old... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Energy Blend: Hydropower making a comeback in Northwest Coloradohave joined rural utilities in developing small-scale hydropower as a viable al
Craig Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
have joined rural utilities in developing small-scale hydropower as a viable alternative. Brannan has worked on two Routt County ranches — Bear River and Fish & Cross — near Yampa that have installed mechanical hydro systems to power... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Energy Blend: Solar arrays sold out in the Yampa Valleya $1.2 million grant from the Colorado Energy Office to develop a low-income co
Craig Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
a $1.2 million grant from the Colorado Energy Office to develop a low-income community solar demonstration project in Routt County in fall 2016. With a total capacity of 148-kilowatts and benefiting 32 low-income families in YVEA territory,... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Moffat County Cancer Society helps community support those with cancerhas higher overall cancer rates, lung and bronchus cancer rates and female brea
Craig Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
has higher overall cancer rates, lung and bronchus cancer rates and female breast cancer rates compared to Colorado and Routt County," according to the most recent statistic in the 2012-2016 Community Health Improvement Plan for Routt and Moffat... Read more
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Summit Daily News
High Country Crime: Steamboat Springs “homeless chef” accused of selling heroincause for his arrest has been sealed and cannot be viewed by the public. Accor
Summit Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
cause for his arrest has been sealed and cannot be viewed by the public. According to the charges, the crimes occurred in Routt County on or about July 25. Recommended Stories For You This was not, however, their first contact with the... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Band-Aid found in au jus at Steamboat Springs hospital cafeteria prompted concernsquality of our dining services and facilities." The Steamboat Today learned ab
Summit Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
quality of our dining services and facilities." The Steamboat Today learned about the incident after being contacted by Routt County resident Erik Lacasse, who had been at YVMC visiting someone with his 2-year-old grandson. Lacasse said that... Read more
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Vail Daily
Band-Aid found in au jus at Steamboat Springs hospital cafeteria prompted concernsquality of our dining services and facilities.” The Steamboat Today learned ab
Vail Daily / Posted 25 days ago
quality of our dining services and facilities.” The Steamboat Today learned about the incident after being contacted by Routt County resident Erik Lacasse, who had been at YVMC visiting someone with his 2-year-old grandson. Lacasse said that... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Hayden man injured in Friday crash identified, remains in critical condition A Routt County Sheriff's officer investigates the scene of a two-car crash ju
Craig Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
A Routt County Sheriff's officer investigates the scene of a two-car crash just west of Hayden Friday afternoon. The utility tuck in the foreground collided with the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Treasurer candidates: Office needs experienceJustin Everett of Littleton. Republican Brita Horn, who has a degree in fire s
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
Justin Everett of Littleton. Republican Brita Horn, who has a degree in fire science, is treasurer and public trustee for Routt County. The remaining Republicans have experience in business. Sen. Kevin Lundberg of Berthoud operates a media... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Man seriously injured in car crash east of Hayden October 20, 2017 October 20, 2017 A Routt County Sheriff’s officer investig
Craig Daily Press / Posted 27 days ago
October 20, 2017 October 20, 2017 A Routt County Sheriff’s officer investigates the scene of a two-car accident just west of Hayden Friday afternoon. The utility tuck in the foreground collided... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Choose When program offers free, long-acting birth control to Moffat County womenefforts of the Choose When program. The program is the first project for Focus
Craig Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
efforts of the Choose When program. The program is the first project for Focus on Women, a community group that started in Routt County last winter to talk about women's issues. "Women coming together helping each other is such a power thing. We... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Dave Wallace: Local tax comparisonpercent — Craig 8.9 percent — Craig (if Referred Measure 2A passes) County pr
Craig Daily Press / Posted a month ago
percent — Craig 8.9 percent — Craig (if Referred Measure 2A passes) County property tax rate 0.36 percent — Routt County 0.32 percent — Rio Blanco County 0.37 percent — Garfield County 0.46 percent — Mesa County 0.42 percent —... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Craig staycation: 5 unique Airbnbs within a couple hours of townin mind, this small cabin near Stagecoach may be just what you’re looking for.
Craig Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
in mind, this small cabin near Stagecoach may be just what you’re looking for. Head east out of Craig and turn right on Routt County Road 27, taking a scenic drive that bypasses Steamboat Springs and cuts down your drive time to south Routt... Read more
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Vail Daily
Looking for a shoulder-season escape? Here are 5 small-town getaways in northern Coloradoyou’re feeling adventurous, here are a few places just north of Eagle County to
Vail Daily / Posted 1 months ago
you’re feeling adventurous, here are a few places just north of Eagle County to get out and go explore. Where: Southern Routt County; head north on Colorado Highway 131 from Wolcott For any history buffs, step back in time on your venture to... Read more
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The Aspen Times
2018 WinterWonderGrass Festival lineup announced; tickets now on saleThis year the festival wills support Rocky Mountain Youth Corps, Yampatika, Yam
The Aspen Times / Posted 1 months ago
This year the festival wills support Rocky Mountain Youth Corps, Yampatika, Yampa Valley Autism Program and Partners in Routt County. The festival will also bring late night shows Feb. 23 and Feb. 24 to Thunderhead Lodge at the top of the... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
History in Focus: Robert Eric Leckenby and the river of warreleased him from its clutches near Epinal, France. Called Eric by friends and
Craig Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
released him from its clutches near Epinal, France. Called Eric by friends and family, Leckenby came from a family of Routt County pioneers. He was the grandson of settlers of the Twenty Mile area. His father, Don, a lineman for Mountain... Read more

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