Tag Archives: Craig

Craig And Steamboat Part Of CO’s 50 Safest Cities

Craig and Steamboat are in the top 50 safest places to live in Colorado according to the National Council for Home Safety and Security. Steamboat ranked as the 26th safest city in Colorado while Craig ranked as the 32nd. The group used FBI crime report statistics and internal research to come up with the list. Cities which failed to submit a complete crime report to the Continue reading

City Council Election Forum Wednesday

A Craig City Council Election Forum will be held next week. The public forum will be hosted by 93.7 102.3 KRAI, 55 Country, The Craig Daily Press and the Craig Association of Realtors. Seven people will compete for four open seats. Tony Bohrer and Jarrod Ogden Continue reading

UPDATE: Woman Extricated From Vehicle South Of Craig Identified

A woman had to be extricated from her vehicle Thursday morning, after she rolled it on Highway 13 10 miles south of Craig. The female driver, who has been identified as 70 year old Cynthia Gilbert from Meeker, and her small dog were the only occupants in the vehicle at the time of the accident. According to trooper Josh Lewis from the Colorado State Continue reading

Help Evaluate Local Business Climate

Members of the Craig and Moffat County Economic Development Partnership are asking Moffat County business owners and managers to fill out a survey to help assess the business climate in the area.  The survey will also help the Continue reading

Tickets Still Available For Mule Deer Banquet

A limited number of tickets are still available for the annual Mule Deer Foundation banquet this weekend in Craig. Tickets can be purchased at the Craig Chamber of Commerce, Northwest Pawn or Thunder Runs Survival. Along with the dinner, the event will also feature a live and Continue reading

Drop Box Available For Unused Drugs

Drop BoA secure drop box for unused or expired household medication has been installed at the Moffat County Public Safety Center. The Moffat County Sheriff’s, Craig Police Department and Memorial Hospital Staff will work together to manage the drop box moving forward. The drop box Continue reading

Free Community Appreciation Celebration

The Yampa Valley Pregnancy and Family Center is hosting a Community Appreciation Celebration this weekend in Craig. To thank the community for their support, the Family Center will offer a free spaghetti dinner to all who attend. The celebration will take place Saturday Continue reading

17 NW Colorado Wrestlers Medal At State

State High School Wrestling
Northwest Colorado Medalists

 

 

Moffat County:
170 Miki Klimper 2nd place
182 Elias Peroulis 4th place

Steamboat Springs:
145 Lance Bryant 5th place
160 Hayden Johnson 2nd place

Meeker:
113 Jacob Pelloni 4th place Continue reading

State Wrestling Starts Thursday On KRAI

The High School State Wrestling Tournament gets underway Thursday afternoon.   26 wrestlers from Moffat, Routt and Rio Blanco Counties will compete for medals.  7 head into the tournament as regional champions.  11 are 2nd place finishers.  Dennis and Anton Fredrickson, both former state champions, will again broadcast the action live on 93.7 102.3 KRAI and online at KRAI.COM.  The three day broadcast will begin at 2:40 Thursday afternoon.  Wrestling gets underway at 3.  You’ll find the complete broadcast schedule and a link to the brackets below.  To sponsor the KRAI State Wrestling broadcast contact KRAI at 824-6574. Continue reading

Dates Set For Rural Philanthropy Days Conference

Dates have been set for the 2017 Rural Philanthropy Days Conference that will take place this year in Craig and Moffat County. The conference will be held September 27th to the 29th, in various locations around the area. Rural Philanthropy Days is a statewide program hosted regionally, which Continue reading

CO Marijuana Sales Top $1 Billion In 2016

The Colorado Department of Revenue announced last week that combined sales of recreational and medical marijuana topped $1 billion in 2016. From the 1.3 billion dollars in marijuana sales, Colorado collected nearly $200 million in state tax revenue. The $200 million dollars does not include the Continue reading

One Arrested After 3 Car Accident

One person was arrested yesterday afternoon just before 3, after police say she caused a 3 vehicle accident on Yampa Avenue in Craig. Two cars involved, blocked the intersection of Yampa and Sixth for a period of time, while emergency responders could clear the scene. 37 Continue reading