Moffat County Commissioner John Kinkaid says he’s completed a rehabilitation program for alcohol and prescription drug abuse and hopes to regain the public’s trust.
The U.S. Bureau of Land Management plans to auction gas and oil drilling leases in Garfield and Moffat counties this August.
A wildfire burning in steep terrain in Moffat County is 90 percent contained.
Firefighters are working to contain a lightning-sparked wildfire in steep terrain in Moffat County.
The Cedar Knob Fire continues to burn about 20 miles south of Maybell in Moffat County.
Recent rains are too little, too late for Colorado farmers and ranchers. The drought conditions mean many will be in the red this season.
Romney met with hotel owners in Moffit County. The group had made a video inviting Romney to their hometown to talk about energy and the loss of jobs in the coal, oil and gas industries.
The federal government is opening 90 percent of the Little Snake Area to drilling while setting limits on other scenic areas in northwestern Colorado, limits that conservationists say are too little too late.
Monday was the hottest day of the year in the state, prompting flood advisories and warnings for parts of northern and western Colorado, officials said.
The Moffat County School District says it has not banned students from wearing “I Heart Boobies! Keep a Breast Alive!” bracelets, intended to promote awareness of breast cancer.