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Fundraiser For Craig Midget Hockey

The Craig Bulldog midget hockey team is hosting a pancake breakfast fundraiser this weekend in conjunction with the Craig VFW. The breakfast will take place this Saturday from 8 to noon at Veterans Hall. Tickets can be purchased in Continue reading

Colorado Unemployment Up Slightly

The Colorado Unemployment rate increased slightly between September and October, according to a new report from Colorado Department of Labor. The unemployment rate increased .2% to 2.7% over that time period. The Continue reading

Police Resume Search For Missing Woman

Police have re-opened the missing persons case for Ronda Henrichsen, who disappeared from the Glenwood Springs area in 2008. Police reopened the case due to new information coming to light. Family members last heard from Henrichsen in June of that year. However, there was a possible sighting of Continue reading

Senators Look To Re-Authorize Program Which Funds Rural Schools

Senators Cory Gardner and Michael Bennet sent a letter to Senate leadership this week, asking them to include the re-authorization of the Secure Rural Schools and Self-Determination Program in any end of year legislation. Colorado received $11.8 million in funding from the program in 2016.  Meeker schools Continue reading

BLM Suspends Venting And Flaring Rule

As part the Trump administrations goal to reduce the burden of federal regulations that may hinder economic growth and energy development, the Bureau of Land Management announced this week that the agency will temporarily suspend or delay certain requirements contained in its 2016 final Waste Prevention Rule, also known as the Venting Continue reading

Comment On NW Colorado Oil & Gas Lease Sale

The BLM is evaluating 64 parcels of land totaling nearly 60 thousand acres, for an oil and gas leas sale in Northwest Colorado, as part of the Trump administrations goal to strengthen America’s energy independence.  In Fiscal Year 2016, oil and gas activity on BLM Colorado-managed lands contributed $2.9 billion in economic output and Continue reading

Former CNCC Coach Inducted To Hall Of Fame

Retired CNCC Athletic Director, Baseball and Men’s Basketball Coach in Rangely, Paul Conrad, was recently inducted into the 2017 Legacy Class of the United States Collegiate Athletic Associations Small College Hall of Fame. By the time he retired from coaching in 2000, Conrad’s teams had 430 wins in basketball and 462 in baseball. Coach  Continue reading

119th Death Occurs On Wyoming Highways

A fatal crash occurred earlier this week in Wyoming, making that the 119th fatality to occur on Wyoming Highway’s this year. 61-year-old Terry Molgard of Guernsey was driving on Highway 26 near Fort Larime, when his vehicle left the road, causing him to over correct, flipping the vehicle. Molgard was not wearing a seat-belt Continue reading

$3 Million Worth Of Drugs Seized In A Month

The Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office has made six felony drug arrests and seized in excess of 650 pounds of high-grade marijuana with a street value of over $3.3 million, since the end of October. Also seized during that time frame were 604 individual THC Vape cartridges, 150 individual small glass Continue reading

Man Arrested For DUI After Roll-Over

A single vehicle accident occurred overnight yesterday on Highway 40, 3 miles west of Milner. The accident occurred when the driver, 22-year-old Jeff Wallace of Steamboat, lost control and rolled his vehicle. According to a representative with the Colorado State Continue reading

Health Insurance Enrollment Assistance Available

Assistance is available for those who would like to, but have yet to sign up for insurance through the Affordable Care Act or Obama Care. Open enrollment will run through January 12th, however, you must be enrolled for insurance by December 15th to Continue reading

Festival Of Trees Mixer Tonight

The Craig Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Chamber mixer at the Festival of Trees. The mixer will take place from 5 to 7 at the Moffat County Court House. During the mixer, you will be able to view the decorated trees, enjoy a hot cocoa bar, visit Continue reading