Tipton Talks Opiod Legislation

SCOTT-TIPTON-NEW-300Colorado Congressman Scott Tipton has cosponsored legislation intended to push back against opioid abuse and addiction in the US and Northwest Colorado. The Congressman has put forth legislation that would require additional labeling for opioid medication, and another bill that would change the patient evaluation systems for Continue reading

Pledges Being Accepted To Save Luttrell Barn

LUTTRELL BARNThe group attempting to save the Luttrell Barn in Craig is soliciting pledges to save the barn from demolition. The barn is owned by Moffat County, but the county does not have the resources to repair and maintain it. The county has set aside $100 thousand for renovations and Continue reading

Haunted House Opens In Craig

halloween-haunted-houseA haunted house produced by the Craig American Legion opens its door tonight inside the Centennial Mall. The haunted house will be every night from 7 to 9:45 through Halloween, with the Continue reading

Yampa Valley Young Pro’s Meeting Thursday

YVYPThe Yampa Valley Young Professionals will host their monthly meeting Thursday evening in Craig. They will be discussing upcoming plans for projects in Moffat County. All between the ages of 21 to 40 are welcome to attend. The Continue reading

Youth Hockey BBQ Fundraiser Saturday

youth-hockeyThe Craig Youth Hockey Association will host a fundraising BBQ this Saturday at noon at the Moffat County Ice Arena. A hockey swap will also take place from 11 to 1, and an introduction to hockey to program will take place from Continue reading

Carbon County has 6.4 Billion Tons Of Coal Reserves

coalplugThere is approximately 6.4 billion tons of coal located in and around Carbon County according to a new U.S. Geological Survey study that will be released next year.  While Carbon County would like to see this coal mined, some experts believe that the economic Continue reading

MOCO To Stick With Medical Clinic Opperater

MOFFAT-COUNTY-LOGO-300The Moffat County Commissioners accepted a unanimous recommendation from the County’s Employee Health Insurance Board at their weekly meeting yesterday to continue with CareHere, a company based in Nashville Tennessee, that currently Continue reading

Trump Sounds Off On Clinton And Media In Grand Junction

trumpRepublican Presidential nominee Donald Trump spoke to a crowd of thousands yesterday at the Grand Junction Regional Airport. Trump covered a range of topics from energy development, trade and the economy to, immigration, healthcare and the military. Trump also focused attacks on his Continue reading

Prescription Drug Take Back Day This Weekend

rxThe Craig and Meeker Police Departments are participating in a national drug take back day this weekend. Any unused or expired prescription or over the counter medication can be dropped off and they will be disposed of properly. They will not be accepting thermometers that contain mercury, pressurized containers, or any chemotherapy or Continue reading

Bullet Fires Off In Craig Home

CRAIG-POLICE-BADGE-300A .22 bullet was ignited and fired off in a house on Country Club drive in Craig at around 11 Monday morning. The bullet was sitting on a counter next to a hair straightener that was turned on. According to Bill Leonard from the Craig Police Continue reading

Grants Available For Colorado FFA Chapters

colorado-corn-logoThe deadline for Colorado FFA chapters to submit an application for grants available through  Colorado Corn is Continue reading

Mail-in Ballots Arriving Soon

Vote_Checkmark-300x300Mail-in Ballots should be arriving this week in the mailboxes of Colorado voters. Mail in Ballots must be returned to your local County Clerk’s office no later than 7 pm on Tuesday November 8th. It’s recommended that ballots be filled out and submitted by no later than November 1st to allow for Continue reading