Tag Archives: Craig

Free Diabetes Screenings Next Week

Northwest Colorado Health in Craig will be holding free diabetes screenings next week. The screenings will be offered Tuesday from 11 to 4 at Continue reading

Mixer At MJK Ace Hardware

MJK Sales Feed and Ace Hardware will be hosting a Craig Chamber of Commerce Mixer this week. The mixer will consist of a progressive dinner, where attendees will be able to walk through the various store departments, and eat things from appetizers to deserts. People will Continue reading

Craig City Manager Firing Now Official

The Craig City Council voted 6 to 1 at a special meeting yesterday, to make the firing of City Manager Mike Foreman official. The City announced the firing early last week, but due to procedural issues, a formal vote had to be held to conform to Colorado Law. Foreman firing was partially attributed to an incident that occurred at the Kiwanis Play earlier this month, when Foreman got into a verbal altercation with a woman at the play. Craig Mayor John Ponikvar said the incident caused the majority of the council to lose Continue reading

Alcohol Contributes To Roll-Over In Craig

Alcohol consumption is believed to have contributed to a roll-over accident over the weekend In Craig. According to a representative with the Craig Police Department, an unidentified Craig man was driving on Ranney Street Saturday afternoon, north of Victory way, Continue reading

Turn Water On Your Property Into Power

Those interested in using water on their land to provide power to their property may consider attending a seminar this week in Craig and Steamboat. Regional water rights holders who have at least several hundred gallons of water flow per minute are invited to the free workshop “Make your Own Power with Water” on Thursday in Craig and Steamboat. Representatives from the Colorado Continue reading

New Details On City Manager Firing

Craig Mayor John Ponikvar confirmed this morning that outgoing City Manager Mike Foreman was fired due to an incident that occurred at the Kiwanis Play. Foreman reportedly got into a verbal altercation with a female at the play, forcing a Moffat County Sheriff’s Deputy to Continue reading

Reading Group In Craig Looking For New Members

“The Bookworms”, a reading group in Craig, is looking for new members. The group meets on the 4th Tuesday of every month at 4:30 to discuss a specific book at Downtown Books. This month, they are talking about the book “Green Darkness” by Ana Seton. This months Continue reading

Craig And Steamboat Students Join National Walkout

Students in Craig and Steamboat joined others across the state and country yesterday, in a silent walkout on the one month anniversary of the deaths of students and Staff at Majority Stoneman Continue reading

New Lights For Fairgrounds Arena

Moffat County will be replacing some of the stadium lights at the Moffat County Fairgrounds indoor arena. The Moffat County Commissioners approved a contract with Mountain States Electric of Craig, to replace 37 of the current lights with LED lights and fixtures. The LED lights will use less electricity and Continue reading

Craig City Council Fires City Manager

Craig Mayor John Ponikvar announced in an email last night that the City Council had terminated the employment of Craig City Manager Mike Foreman. According to the email, the City Council will begin a search for his replacement in the near future, with City Continue reading

Hear From Local Non-Profits Thursday

The Yampa Valley Young Professionals will be hosting a non-profit roundup at their monthly meeting Thursday at the Clarion Inn in Craig. Nonprofits from around the community will present information on their organizations, and provide an impression of what it’s like to serve on Continue reading

Free Turkey Hunts For Women And Kids

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is offering three mentored turkey hunts for novice hunters in Northwest Colorado. Two hunts will be available for kids between the ages of 12 and 17 who have never hunted, with another being offered for novice women. The hunts, which are part of CPW’s Hunter Outreach Program, will occur over three-days, and will focus on teaching the basics of safe and Continue reading