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Recreational Pot Fails To Make November Ballot

Craig citizens will not have the opportunity to vote to approve recreational marijuana sales and cultivation in the city during the upcoming election. At their meeting Tuesday night, the Craig City Council declined to move forward with three ballot questions Continue reading

Assistant To Be Hired For CMEDP

The Craig City Council and Moffat County Commissioners agreed at their meetings Tuesday, to help fund an assistant position for the Craig and Moffat County Economic Development Partnership. An assistant will allow CMEDP Director Michelle Balleck to focus more on improving the area’s broadband Continue reading

State Approves MOCO For Rural Jump-Start

The Colorado Economic Development Commission approved the application this week for Moffat County to participate in The Rural Jump-Start Program. Rural Jump-Start provides Continue reading

Spring Expo Next Month

The 93-7 102-3 KRAI and 55 Country 34th annual Spring Expo will be held next month in Craig. Visitors to the Spring Expo will get to see dozens of products and services from local businesses and non-profit organizations. With over Continue reading

Commissioners Approve Budget For LMD

MOFFAT-COUNTY-LOGO-300The preliminary budget for the Craig and Moffat County Local Marketing District was approved by the Moffat County Commissioners at their meeting yesterday. The budget now must be Continue reading

Group Petitions Hickenlooper to Leave West Slope Water Alone

WATER CONSERVATIONCitizens For West Slope Water, a group of Western Slope residents who are concerned about water, delivered a petition yesterday to Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper strongly urging his opposition to new trans-mountain diversions that would take additional water from Colorado’s Western Slope. Nearly 1,500 West Continue reading

Century Link Outage Affects Yampa Valley

centurylinkA Century Link Outage caused problems for individuals and businesses alike yesterday afternoon. The outage affected phone and internet service all over the Yampa Valley. Banks, grocery stores, and even schools were reporting difficulties using the internet, and cell phone service was questionable for some customers. According to Century Link’s Continue reading

93.7/102.3 KRAI 55 Country Spring Expo is Today

Spring-Expo-300The 93.7/102.3 KRAI and 55 Country Spring Expo is today. This is the 32nd annual event. Visitors to the Spring Expo will get to see various new products and services from local businesses and non-profit organizations. Several of the Continue reading

Spring Expo is Tomorrow

Spring-Expo-300The 93-7/102-3 KRAI and 55 Country Spring Expo is tomorrow. This is the 32nd annual event. Visitors to the Spring Expo will get to see various new products and services from local businesses and non-profit organizations. Several of the Continue reading

Movie Expected to be Boon for Western Colorado

tarantinoState officials say western Colorado businesses will probably get a significant share of the $9.3 million in vendor spending that writer-director Quentin Tarantino’s next film is expected to bring to the state. Filming on “The Hateful Eight” is expected to begin within weeks on a ranch near Telluride. Colorado Office of Film, Television and Media Director Donald Zuckerman says says he expects Tarantino’s production company to rent some Continue reading

Community Invited to Barbecue Prior to EPA Meeting

EPA-300Local officials are encouraging Craig residents to treat the EPA’s visit next week as a community event. Regional Administrator Shawn McGrath will visit Moffat County for a community meeting Wednesday to hear from local residents, businesses, and community leaders about the hardships the EPA’s new Continue reading