Tag Archives: Craig

Celebrate Recovery to Host Movie and Meal

moffat-co-high-2Celebrate Recovery is planning a meal and movie day at Moffat County High School this weekend. Celebrate Recovery is a Biblical based substance abuse recovery program in Craig. The group will host a brisket and chicken lunch in the high Continue reading

Ballot Issues, Health Care to be Discussed at Senior Meeting

seniorsThe Senior Center Coffee and Conversation in Craig, this week, will be an important one for voters. Moffat County Elections Clerk Lila Herod will be there to open a discussion on ballot issues. CNCC President Russel George will also stop by. There will also be a Continue reading

Bob Rankin to Visit Craig Monday

BOB RANKINState Representative Bob Rankin will be in Craig Monday. The republican is running for reelection this year. Rankin represents House District 57. He’ll stop by The Memorial Hospital at Craig Monday for a meet and greet with the public. Those that would like to speak with him can show Continue reading

Veterans Encouraged to Get Flu Shots

seasonal-flu-300Veterans can receive flu shots, at no cost to themselves, at four locations across the Western Slope, including Craig. Veterans do not have to be enrolled at the Grand Junction VA Medical Center to receive the flu shot, but will need to provide proof of military service. In some cases, the VA will bill a Veterans private insurance. The Grand Junction VA has just over 3,000 remaining doses of this year’s vaccine on hand. Continue reading

Candidates to Visit Craig

REPUBLICANA couple of Colorado candidates looking to hold on to their seats this election cycle are planning visits to Craig over the next week. On Thursday, the Moffat County Republican Party will welcome Colorado State Treasurer Walker Stapleton. Stapleton will be available for a meet and greet at 1 at The Memorial Hospital at Craig. Continue reading

Craig Teen “Lucky” to Survive Accident

Mile Marker 115 on Highway 40The Colorado State Patrol says a Craig teen was lucky to survive an accident yesterday morning in the Mount Harris Canyon on Highway 40. Troopers say 18-year old Jesse Decker fell asleep at the wheel at a little after 7:30 while entering a Continue reading

Defendants in Advocates Fraud Case to Enter Pleas Monday

court-300Both women being charged with defrauding Advocates Crisis Support Services in Craig are expected to be back in court for arraignment Monday. Kimberly Gardner took part in a preliminary hearing earlier this week, and, according to the 9th Judicial District Attorney’s office, there was “plenty” of evidence to send the Continue reading

Flu Clinic to be Held in Craig Thursday

seasonal-flu-300The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association will conduct a drop-in flu clinic tomorrow in Craig. The event is an opportunity for residents to get their flu shots. Those who have insurance should bring their cards along. Those who don’t will need to bring $21.50 to pay for each shot. Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. The clinic takes place at Sunset Elementary tomorrow from 4 to 6. For more information, call 871-7624.

Rick Upchurch Raising Money for Fight Against Cancer in Craig

upchurchFormer Denver Broncos player Rick Upchurch is in Craig this weekend, helping to raise money for the Moffat County Cancer Society. Upchurch played for the Broncos from 1975 to 1983, and appeared in two Super Bowls with the team. He has been using his time now to spread awareness of cancer, having been diagnosed himself with Leukemia. Upchurch and other fellow former Continue reading

Prescription Drug Take-Back Events

PILLSThe National Take Back Initiative (NTBI) for prescription drugs will take place tomorrow from 10 to 2 at the Centennial Mall parking lot in Craig. Police say the event provides a great opportunity for those with personal prescriptions who’ve missed previous Take-Back events or who have accumulated unwanted, unused prescription Continue reading

Animal Crises to be Discussed at CART Meeting

CSU Extension-150Moffat County Extension and Moffat County Emergency Management are hosting a meeting to get the public involved with animal crises. The Community Animal Response Team, or CART is designed to help with any animal emergencies in the county and work with local emergency response crews. If you are interested in helping Continue reading

CNCC Hosts Meeting on Higher Education

CNCC-3001The Colorado Commission on Higher Education (CCHE) has selected The Keystone Center and Engaged Public to Continue reading