Tag Archives: Craig

Learn The Disney Way

disneyAn event is being held in Craig to allow people and business owners in the area an opportunity to learn more about the principles that have made the Walt Disney Company so Continue reading

Interior Department OKs Trapper Mine EA

office of surface miningTrapper Mining Inc. Friday welcomed the final approval of its Environmental Assessment (EA) and Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) by the U.S. Department of the Interior. The completed EA, developed by the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) in response to a lawsuit brought by WildEarth Guardians, allows Continue reading

Tragic Accident Toxicology Report

Roll Over Death 1According to a toxicology report, the Craig man who rolled his truck killing himself and his son last month had a significant amount of alcohol in his system. The report showed that 32 year old James Wards blood alcohol level was .243 percent at the time of the crash which is over three times the legal limit, it also noted Continue reading

Meeting To Talk Air Quality Tonight In Craig

city of craigDue to a number of current and pending environmental regulations and broad changes affecting energy producers, communities like ours are considering plans for economic development. Tonight the City of Craig and the Colorado Air Pollution Control Division will host a public meeting in Craig titled “Energy Communities Planning for the Future”. Featured speakers will Continue reading

Rodeo Receives Money From Council

HOWELSON RODEOA ranch rodeo scheduled to be part of Grand Olde West Days this year received a $5,000 dollar contribution last night. The Craig City Council voted at their bi-monthly meeting to allocate $3,000 from the cities parks and recreation budget, and $2,000 from the Economic Development Fund to help Continue reading

Pickup Rollover Just East Of Craig

IMG_8749 IMG_8752No one was injured in a single vehicle rollover Tuesday afternoon.  The accident, about 4 miles east of Craig on Highway 40 occurred just before 3.  According to the Colorado State Patrol, the driver of a pickup was traveling within the speed Continue reading

House Fire Thursday Night In Craig

house fire 042116 slaight 1Craig fire fighters responded to a fire at the home of Bryan Gusner around 8:30 last night. According to a neighbor flames, were erupting out of a window when the fire crew arrived. The home is at 682 Tucker Street near East 7th Street. By nine o’clock the fire appeared to be mostly out, but fire fighters were pulling siding off the house and removed what Continue reading

Tipton Representative In NW Colorado This Week

SCOTT-TIPTON-NEW-300In addition to mobile office hours that are being held in Meeker and Craig Wednesday, a member of U.S. Representative Scott Tipton’s staff will also be in Steamboat Thursday and in Walden on Friday. George Rossman, Tipton’s Field Representative, will now be available tomorrow morning from 9 to 11:30 in Meeker, Continue reading

Horizon’s Pick A Dish A Tasty Success

HORIZONS-300The 4th annual Horizons Pick a Dish in Craig was a huge success last night.   During the fundraiser, additional tables were required to be set up to accommodate all who attended.  Nine local restaurants, with assistance from Horizons clients, served food samples to all who attended.  The dishes were judged by the public and by a panel of celebrity Continue reading

Pick A Dish Tomorrow

HORIZONS-300The annual Horizons’ pick a dish fundraiser is tomorrow from 5 to 7 at the Moffat County Fair Grounds Pavilion.  For the event, Horizons pairs local restaurants with a Horizons program member to create and serve a food item and compete with others for votes from the public and judges.  The public votes with cash donations.  Pick a Dish was 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

UPDATE – Highway 13 NOT Closed Thursday

CDOTThe Highway 13 Bridge that crosses the Yampa River just south of Craig will NOT be closed Thursday.  The change is plans is due to high water.