Tag Archives: Craig Chamber

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

Moffat County Questions Dues To Craig Chamber

Craig-Chamber-150The Craig Chamber of Commerce and the Moffat County Commissioners were at odds yesterday as to whether or not Moffat County can legally continue as a member of the Craig Chamber. The issue stems from an email sent by the Chamber to its members that advocated supporting the cultivation of medical marijuana in Moffat County. The information in the email was in reference to a Continue reading

Craig Chamber has Christmas Tree Permits

christmas-tree-outdoor-300The Craig Chamber is letting the community know that they have Christmas Tree cutting permits on site. The Chamber is closed today, but will re-open Monday. Tree cutting permits are usually picked up at forest offices, however, the Chamber says you can pick one up at their offices for $10. If you have questions, you can call the Chamber Monday, at 824-5689.

Festival of Trees Opens Next Week

treeThe Moffat County Festival of Trees begins next week. The Festival of Trees is a display at the Moffat County Courthouse, featuring Christmas trees decorated by businesses, non-profits, and individuals. The trees will be decorated with the theme of “winter wonderland” in mind. Visitors to the display will be able to vote for their favorites, and a people’s choice winner will be announced in mid-December. Cash prizes will be provided by Continue reading

CNCC Foundation to Host Wine Tasting Saturday

CNCC-300The Colorado Northwestern Community College Foundation will host a wine tasting this weekend in Craig. The night includes wine tasting, hors Continue reading

Bilodeau Recovering from Motorcycle Accident

bilodeauGene Bilodeau, former CNCC vice-president, city council member and participant on several local boards and organizations, was reportedly severely injured in a motorcycle accident recently. According to an email from the Craig Chamber, Bilodeau is in a hospital in Rapid City, South Dakota, recovering from broken ribs, a broken clavicle, and blood around his lungs, among other injuries. While the email says he is Continue reading

Deadline for Submitting Comments on ColoWyo EA is Today

coloyowToday is the last day to submit comments on the new Environmental Assessment of the South Taylor Pit at ColoWyo Coal Mine. The Office of Surface Mining has finished a court ordered re-do of the assessment, and is collecting public Continue reading

Commissioner Explains Formula for Signature Gathering

frank-moe-300Moffat County Commissioner Frank Moe explained yesterday that the formula for determining the number of petition signatures needed to put a Local Marketing District on the upcoming ballot is different than creating most special districts. He says the law dictates that they target property value for those signatures. Continue reading

Craig Chamber’s B&B Roundtable is Next Week

Craig-Chamber-150The Craig Chamber will hold their Business and Breakfast Roundtable next week. Participants will discuss business issues, trends, challenges and successes. The event also gives business owners and managers a chance to network with other ventures. The roundtable is designed for Continue reading

Moffat County Team Proposes Hiring “Champion”

nacoThe team of Moffat County Representatives that participated in the National Association of Counties’ Innovation Continue reading

Craig Chamber Urges Businesses to Fill out Online Survey

Craig-Chamber-150The Craig Chamber is urging businesses to complete an online survey intended to get a feel of how the economy is progressing in the area. The 10-question survey is available online and is completely anonymous. The Chamber says with marketplace data that’s often months, if not years Continue reading

Last Day to get Tickets for Murder Mystery Performance

murder mysteryTicket sales end today for “Death for Dinner”, the murder mystery dinner being hosted this weekend by the Craig Chamber. The night features a lasagna-style dinner, with an interactive murder mystery performance put on by Talent Denver. The event is tomorrow night at Continue reading