Thousands braved temperatures in the low teens to see the Craig Parade of Lights Saturday night. The annual event again brought joy to those along the parade route. Following the parade many made their way to the Centennial Mall parking lot for the Float Glow, with free hot chocolate and Continue reading
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A one vehicle rollover accident on Highway 13 Friday night sent one person to the hospital with minor injuries. The accident occurred about 20 miles north of Craig at a little before midnight. Emergency crews say it appears weather and wildlife were both factors in the crash. There was about two inches of fresh snow on the roads when Continue reading
The fresh snow is setting the scene for tonight’s Parade of Lights and Float Glow in Craig. The annual event will again start at Craig Middle School this year. The parade runs down Yampa Avenue, turns west on Victory Way, and travels all the way Continue reading
Two people were taken to The Memorial Hospital at Craig this morning, after their vehicle rolled down an embankment off of Highway 40. According to the Colorado State Patrol, the crash occurred a little after six this morning, about 3 miles west of Craig. The cause of the accident has yet to be determined, but the vehicle ended up on its top. Firefighters pulled the occupants out of the vehicle, and they were taken to The Memorial Hospital for precautionary purposes. Pictures courtesy of Doug Slaight. Click pictures to enlarge.
Craig’s Parade of Lights is tomorrow night. Once again this year 93-7/102-3 KRAI and 55 Country will provide the soundtrack for the parade, and the following Float Glow. The parade starts at Craig Middle School, travels down Yampa Continue reading
The annual Craig Parade of Lights has added a new event to the end of the parade this year, a float glow where the community can gather together after the parade to again view the lighted floats. The Parade of Lights which gets underway at 6 Saturday night, will begin at Craig Middle School, head down Yampa Avenue to Victory Way, then turn at Ledford and end Continue reading
A Utah man died in a predawn accident Monday morning. The accident, about 20 miles north of Craig on Highway 13, occurred when the driver of the vehicle attempted to avoid a deer in the roadway, rolling his car. The driver, a 57 year old man from Vernal died at the scene. A passenger in the vehicle, a 51 year old woman from Missouri was transported to the hospital with minor injuries. Both were wearing their seat belts at the time of the accident.
The 17th Annual 93-7/102-3 KRAI and 55 Coutry Holiday Drive is less than two weeks away. For two full days, radio station staff and volunteers will stand in front of the Centennial Mall in Craig, accepting donations for Advocates Crisis Support Services, Christmas for Kids, Christmas for Seniors, and the Interfaith Food Continue reading
There is still time to get your entry in for the Parade of Lights in Craig. This year’s parade and float glow will be Saturday, November 28th at 6. KRAI will once again provide the soundtrack to Continue reading
C-DOT crews will continue concrete work on Highway 13 south of Craig next week. The state is working on the bridge over the Yampa River, about 5 miles south of Craig, making repairs and improvements. Heavy equipment at work will Continue reading
The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association in Craig will again host this year’s Celebration of Light. The Celebration of Light is a way for locals to recognize and celebrate those that have passed on, through the creation of Christmas ornaments. Each Continue reading
A Craig man was sentenced yesterday for drug distribution and assault. Justin Warren pleaded guilty to Second Degree Assault on two Peace Officers and Distribution of a Controlled Substance (Drug Felony 2) and was sentenced to 16 ½ years in the Colorado Department of Corrections. The charges stem from a Continue reading