Tag Archives: City of Craig

Craig Officials Warn of Bill Pay Scam

SCAMS-300The City of Craig is warning residents of a phone scam that has water customers fielding calls from someone claiming to be from the City Water Department. The caller tells the victim that their water bill needs to be paid, or their service will be cut off. City officials say the first tip-off that this is a scam, is that you got the phone call. They say Continue reading

Steamboat Announces Changes in Police Staffing

Steamboat Police BadgeSteamboat City Manager Deb Hinsvark announced the hiring of Karl Gills, retired CEO of Yampa Valley Medical Center, as a Special Public Information Officer during the investigation of accusations against Police Chief Joel Rae and Deputy Police Chief Bob DelValle. Gills has been hired as a temporary employee during the course Continue reading

State of Moffat County

state-of-moffat-county-300Tickets for tonight’s State of Moffat County are only available until 5 tonight at the Craig Chamber. There will be no tickets for the annual event sold at the door. The State of Moffat County is an opportunity for residents to get an update from the City of Craig, the Craig Chamber and Moffat County, as representatives from each Continue reading

Tickets Still Available for State of the County

state-of-moffat-county-300Tickets are still available for next week’s State of Moffat County event. The night will feature speakers from the City of Craig, Moffat County and the Craig Chamber. Each will give a review of how their respective entities have done over the past year, and what is in store for its immediate future. The Chamber will also hand out their Continue reading

State of the County March 25th

Craig-Chamber-150The Craig Chamber will hold their annual State of the County event March 25th. The night will feature speakers from the Craig Chamber, the City of Craig, and Moffat County, who will give a status update on their respective entities. The Chamber will also hand out their annual awards Continue reading

Jefferson Starship to Perform at Whittle the Wood

jeffstarThe City of Craig is making preparations for this year’s Whittle the Wood. The event takes place in June and features woodcarvers from various parts of the country competing for prizes. Every year, the event is capped with a concert, and Continue reading

City of Craig Announces Holiday Trash Schedule

CraigThe City of Craig has announced their holiday trash pick up schedule for the next couple of weeks. Due to the fact that Christmas and New Year’s Day fall on Thursdays this year, there will Continue reading

Holiday Trash Schedule for Craig

craig-road-bridge-signThursday is Thanksgiving Day, which means City of Craig trash crews will have the day off.  To accommodate those who have their trash picked up on Thursdays, the Solid Waste Department will be working to get all of Thursday’s trash picked up tomorrow.  The rest of the week’s Continue reading

Craig Offers Open Gym Time for Volleyball

volley-ballThe City of Craig’s Parks and Rec Department is now offering open gym time for those who would like to brush up on their volleyball skills. Starting next week, the middle school gym will be open on Thursdays for volleyball games. You must be 15 or older to Continue reading

CPW Says Meeting About Elkhead not Secret, Just Boring

ELK-HEAD-MAIN-SIGNColorado Parks and Wildlife is ensuring the public they will not hold secret meetings about the fate of Elkhead Reservoir. It was reported this week that a plan was being developed to drain Elkhead Reservoir and poison the water to prevent non-native fish, such as Small Mouth Bass and Northern Pike from entering the Yampa River. The idea would be to kill all the fish in the reservoir, and then restock it with non-natives that don’t threaten the Continue reading

Maybell, Loudy Simpson Parks to Get New Playground Equipment

MC Commissioners-150The Moffat County Commissioners, last week, signed off on a grant agreement with the Department of Local Affairs, that will see new playground equipment at Loudy Simpson Park in Craig, and the community park in Maybell.  The county wasn’t able to get the grants through Great Outdoors Colorado, so instead Continue reading

Shadow Mountain Project Begins

shadow mountain village meeting-150 editThe Shadow Mountain Village Project won’t be affected by yesterday’s ruptured gas line in the neighborhood, nor was the incident a result of that work.  Yesterday afternoon a natural gas supply line was broken by a resident using a backhoe.  Continue reading