Tag Archives: Craig

Concert Sunday At Moffat County High School

craig concert assoc.-150 copyThe first performance of the Craig Concert Associations 2016, 2017 Concert Series will take place Sunday evening at Moffat County High School. Willy and The Wild West Cowboy Quartet will perform a blend of cowboy, traditional country, folk and yodeling beginning at 7. Those who purchased tickets can pick them up prior to the performance. Tickets will also be available for purchase at the concert. Another concert will be held in November, Continue reading

Fill Out A Broadband Survey

broadband towerThere is an effort to get Moffat County citizens to fill out surveys for the Moffat Broadband Committee to help determine the counties broadband needs. The Moffat County Commissioners and The Craig City Council agreed to support a marketing campaign to promote the surveys at their meetings yesterday. The campaign is being supported by the two government entities, various businesses and stake Continue reading

UPDATE: Search Suspended for Missing Craig Man

burkeAfter exhausting all leads Mesa County Sheriff’s deputies are suspending the search for 43-year-old Craig resident Scott Burke.  Burke did not return from a weekend camping trip. He was expected home Saturday, but no one has seen or heard from him.  According to family members, Burke was planning to camp in Mesa County in either the North Desert Continue reading

No On Street Parking As Shadow Mtn. Project Wraps Up

shadow mountain village meeting-150 editThe 3rd and final phase of the Shadow Mountain Subdivision project is expected to conclude this week.  Tuesday through Thursday crews will be working extended hours from 6am to Midnight to compete paving before winter.  On Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday this week there will be no Continue reading

Moffat County Memorializes WW II Soldiers

craig-colorado-wwii-soldier-1-1Efforts to erect a memorial to the Moffat County soldiers killed during the 2nd World War will become reality this week when the memorial will be set just north of the Craig VFW.  Topping off the memorial will be a full size bronze of a World War 2 foot soldier.  The bronze will be set on a four sided granite pedestal base.  Engraved into the base of the pedestal will be the names of the 30 soldiers from Moffat Continue reading

Craig Police Officer Charged With Child Abuse

CRAIG-POLICE-BADGE-300Misdemeanor child abuse charges have been filed against Craig Police Officer Tracey Reneau for an incident involving her step child in July.  Reneau was relieved of her duties as a police officer in early August. She has been charged with Third Degree Assault and Child Abuse.  According to court documents, Reneau knowingly or recklessly caused Continue reading

Event Could Bring Hundreds To Moffat County

moffat-county-commissionersThe Moffat County Commissioners signed a letter at their weekly meeting Tuesday supporting efforts to bring the 2017 Northwest Colorado Rural Philanthropy Days to Moffat County.  Executive Director of the “Craig and Moffat County Economic Development Partnership” Michelle Balleck  was at the meeting to solicit the Continue reading

Craig K-Mart Closing

kmart-logoThe Craig K-Mart is closing.  According to store manger David Ross the employees were informed this morning that the store is scheduled to close on December 11th.  The closing will effect about 30 people.  Effective immediately the Craig K-Mart will no longer sell Continue reading

Clarification On Craig Station Unit 1 Closure

Craig_StationThe future of Craig Station Unit 1 became a little clearer following Thursday nights meeting at Moffat County High School.  Mike McInnes, the CEO of Tri-State, one of the members of the Yampa Project that own Unit 1, attended the meeting to provide an explanation for the closure, and to brief the community on the Yampa Project’s plan for the future.  McInnes stressed that the agreement to close Unit 1 by the end of 2025 was the Continue reading

Cruise-in Tonight At McDonalds

CO Cruiser Car Club (1)The Colorado Cruisers Car Club will hold their 3rd “Cruise-in and Show and Shine”, Thursday night at McDonalds in Craig. The event is free and is intended to promote automotive collector hobby to all who like cars, trucks and motorcycles. There will be classic music in the parking lot plus all drivers who bring a collector Continue reading

Man Injured By Tractor

craig-fire-rescue-300A man was injured in an accident last night on a farm near Moffat County Road 15, about 6 miles northwest of Craig. A representative from the Craig Fire Department believes the man was injured while operating a tractor. He was transported to the Memorial Hospital with what Continue reading

Celebrate Constitution Week

constitution_we_the_peopleConstitution Week begins this Saturday and runs through Friday the 23rd. The Craig City Council and The Moffat County Commissioners approved a Constitution Week proclamation from members of The Daughters of the American Revolution, at their meetings yesterday. To celebrate Constitution Continue reading