Tag Archives: 55 Country

Routt County Fair Weekend Events

Routt County FairThe Routt County Fair continues through the weekend. Key events include the Jake Booco Bull Riding Invitational Thursday night at 7:30. Friday night the demolition derby and lawn mower races get underway Continue reading

Broncos Preseason Begins On 55 Country

200px-Denver_Broncos_alternate_logo.svgFor the first time in four years the world champion Denver Broncos take to the field not knowing who is the teams first string quarterback. The off-season battle for that position became a bit clearer this week after the Broncos revealed that Mark Sanchez will be the starting quarterback in the preseason opener Thursday when the Broncos face the Bears in Chicago. Sanchez will play the first quarter with Trevor Siemian taking over in the second Continue reading

Listen To “Heroes Across The Land” Friday

heroIn advance of the Memorial Day Weekend, 93-7 102-3 KRAI and 55 Country will present our annual broadcast of “Heroes Across The Lands” this Friday. The hour long program features patriotic Continue reading

Candidate Forum Scheduled For May

forumA Candidates Forum will be held next month in Craig. The Forum sponsored by by 93-7 102-3 KRAI, 55 Country and The Craig Daily Press will be held at the Centennial Mall in front the KRAI and 55 Country studios on Wednesday May Continue reading

Veterans Report Debuts Tuesday On 55 Country

american-flag-1-300A new report to provide information to military veteran debuts Tuesday on 55 Country. The report by Moffat County Veterans Service Officer, Ed Wilkinson, will provide information about upcoming events, updates on the latest items from the Department of Veterans Affairs and news that is of interest to Veterans. Tomorrows broadcast will Continue reading

The Spring Expo Is Tomorrow

Spring-Expo-300The 93-7 102-3 KRAI and 55 Country 33rd annual Spring Expo is tomorrow. Visitors to the Spring Expo will get to see dozens of products and services from local businesses and non-profit organizations. This year there will be Continue reading

Business And Citizen Award Nominations Due Today

citizen of the year editNominations are due today for the annual Craig Chamber of Commerce business awards.  Awards will be given out for large business, small business, and businessperson of the year. If you have a business or person in mind that has impressed with their customer service, business practices, or community support feel free to nominate them for the award. Winners will be awarded at the annual State of the Community Continue reading

Broncos Playoff Prospects

200px-Denver_Broncos_alternate_logo.svgAfter their great 7 and 0 start, then losing 4 of their last 7 games, the Denver Broncos have yet to lock up a spot in the playoffs. If the Broncos win tonight against the Bengals or next week against the Charges they are guaranteed a spot in the playoffs. If the Broncos were to lose their next two games and the Steelers beat the Browns next week, the Broncos would miss the playoffs entirely. The best case Continue reading

KRAI And 55 Country Holiday Drive

The 17th annual 93.7 102.3 and 55 Country KRAI Holiday Drive will be held on Thursday and Friday December 3rd and 4th in front of the Centennial Mall in Craig. KRAI and 55 Country staff will broadcast live from 6am to 6pm both days.

Listeners are asked to make the event a success by donating cash, new unwrapped toys and non-perishable food. 100% of all money and items collected are passed on to four local organizations; the Interfaith Food Bank, Advocates Crisis Support Services (a crisis counseling and safe house organization), Christmas For Kids (a local organization that provides toys to underprivileged children) and Christmas For Seniors (a local organization that provides gift to hundreds of senior citizens in Moffat County).

What Is Needed?
Donate any or all of the following during the Holiday Drive:
– New UNWRAPPED toys
dolls – stuffed animals-bikes-trikes-games-balls-electronics-blocks-art supplies-etc.

– Non-perishable food
green beans-corn-peas-rice-instant mashed potatoes-pasta-soup-salsa-pasta sauce-gravy mix-canned goods of all types-peanut butter-jelly-etc.

– Gifts for senior citizens
games-blankets-books-books on CD-gift cards-dog food-etc.

– Cash
Make checks out to either “Holiday Drive” or “Moffat County United Way”.

NOTE: 100% of your cash donation will be passed directly to the organization(s) of your choosing. Make a notation on the check how you would like to divide up or designate your cash donation. If no designation is noted your cash donation will be divided equally between the four organizations: The Interfaith Food Bank, Advocates Crisis Support Services (a crisis counseling and safe house organization), Christmas For Kids (a local organization that provides toys to underprivileged children) and Christmas For Seniors (a local organization that provides gift to hundreds of senior citizens in Moffat County).

How Can You, Your Business, Club or Organization Help?
– Work with others to collect, purchase and ask for donations of the above items
– Promote the Holiday Drive in your place of business or church
– Tell others about the Holiday Drive
– Volunteer to help out during the Holiday Drive. Call 824-6574
– Stop by during the Holiday Drive to drop off your donations

Holiday Drive – How You Can Help

santa hot chocolate 2013The annual 93-7/102-3 KRAI and 55 Country Holiday Drive!  For 17 years it has marked the beginning of the giving season in Northwest Colorado…underscoring the generosity of the those who call this area home.  Hundreds of individuals, businesses, churches, civic groups, students and the young and old, show up every year to make donations during the two days of the Holiday Drive.  In addition of the Continue reading

New Plans For Craig Parade Of Lights

Parade of LightsThe annual Craig Parade of Lights has added a new event to the end of the parade this year, a float glow where the community can gather together after the parade to again view the lighted floats.  The Parade of Lights which gets underway at 6 Saturday night, will begin at Craig Middle School, head down Yampa Avenue to Victory Way, then turn at Ledford and end Continue reading

Power Outage Takes out Most of Craig and Hayden

power-outage-300A power outage took out most of Craig and Hayden Saturday afternoon. Yampa Valley Electric officials have yet to give an official cause for the outage, however an employee this morning said she was under the impression that the Thompson Hill Substation failed. It’s not clear though, if the problem originated from Continue reading