Tag Archives: Craig

Girls On the Run Registration Begins Tomorrow

logo_girlsontherunOnline registration opens tomorrow for “Girls on the Run”. Girls on the Run is a 10 week program for girls in third through fifth grade that focuses on promoting a health body image, confidence, and other positive attributes through the sport of running. The girls will meet twice a week to train and build endurance for a 5k race that will take place in Continue reading

Buy Tickets For Rubber Ducky Race In Craig

NW Colorado HealthTickets are available for purchase for the 2nd annual Rubber Ducky Race in Craig, sponsored by Northwest Colorado Health, formerly the Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurses Association. Rubber ducks can be Continue reading

Free Movie At Craig City Park

Movies in the ParkThere is a free movie tonight at Craig City Park. The movie “Up” will begin around 8 and is being shown as part of the “Movie in the Park” series. “Movie in the Park” is put on by Craig Parks and Recreation, Grand Futures Prevention Continue reading

Boys And Girls Club 5k Color Dash Saturday

Color Dash 5K-150The Boys and Girls Club 5k Color Dash will take place Saturday morning at Loudy- Simpson Park in Craig. Sign up and initial preparations for the race begin at 7 with the race starting at 8, all ages are welcome. Racers will get showered with colored powder at each kilometer of the race. Costs vary depending on Continue reading

Learn More About Prescription Drug Abuse

PILLSA meeting will take place tomorrow morning in Craig to discuss prescription drug abuse, and the formation of a youth mentorship program for Moffat County. The forum is being hosted by members from Grand Futures Prevention Coalition and the Moffat County Department of Social Services. The meeting starts at 11 Continue reading

Time Running Out To Register For Softball Tournament

YVYPThursday is the final day to register for the Yampa Valley Young Professionals “Balls Out” co-ed softball tournament. The tournament starts Saturday with pool play, followed by a single elimination tournament Sunday. The cost is $150 per team, all participants must be 18 years or older, or 14 and older with Continue reading

BLM To Talk Travel Plan Thursday

BLMThe travel plan for the BLM’s White River Field Office and other issues will be discussed at a meeting this Thursday morning in Craig. The BLM’s Northwest Resource Advisory Council is hosting the meeting to gather public comments on the travel plan and other issues affecting land users in Continue reading

Car Catches Fire On Highway 40

craig-fire-rescue-300A vehicle caught fire Friday night, after striking a deer on Highway 40 about 13 miles west of Craig. The accident, which occurred around 11:30, caused issues with the engine resulting in it catching fire. The driver of the vehicle was Continue reading

Wildfire Near Moffat County Airport

WILD FIREThere was small wildfire on private property Friday afternoon, on Highway 394, near the Craig and Moffat County Airport. According to a representative from the Craig Fire Department, the fire started due to a Continue reading

UPDATE: Wildfire West Of Craig Still Burning

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A wildfire which started yesterday afternoon on ranch property near Moffat County Road 90 west of Craig is still burning.  According to Craig Fire and Rescue Chief KC Hume, the lightning caused fire, has now moved to BLM managed lands. Crews have made progress fighting the fire which is expected to be fully Continue reading

Engine Fire Destroys Pickup Near Craig

IMG_0485The engine of a pickup pulling an empty horse trailer caught fire early Wednesday afternoon completely destroying the vehicle. The horse trailer was not damaged. The vehicle was traveling on Moffat County Road 35 about 3 miles south of the Moffat County Airport when the fire began. No one was Continue reading

UPDATE – I70 Traffic Detoured Through NW Colorado

I70 SIGNInterstate 70 traffic was detoured through Meeker, Craig, Hayden, Steamboat and Oak Creek Wednesday as Glenwood Canyon was closed for helicopter operations associated with the ongoing rockfall mitigation project in the canyon.  The Canyon was expected to also be closed Thursday, but that closure has been canceled as ideal Continue reading