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Parks and Wildlife Commission to Meet in Craig Next Week

colorado parksThe Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission meets next week in Craig. Commissioners will receive briefings on a variety of issues including updates from the Departments of both Natural Resources and Agriculture, Great Outdoors Colorado, and CPW regional managers. Informational updates to the Commission include Continue reading

Three Arrested on Drug Charges in Craig

CRAIG-POLICE-BADGE-300Three people were arrested in Craig Thursday on drug charges. Details of the incident have not been made public, but the three were arrested in the 2800 Block of West Victory Way. 42-year old Robert Tavares, 33-year old Crystal Taylor, and 30-year old Trina Stockton were charged with Distribution, Manufacturing and Possession Continue reading

C-DOT Continues Bridge Work over the Yampa

C-DOTBridge work continues on Highway 13 south of Craig. Crews are making repairs and improvements on the bridge over the Yampa River, about 5 miles south of Craig. Next week’s Continue reading

C-DOT Continues Work on Highway 13

C-DOTThe Colorado Department of Transportation will continue work on Highway 13 between Craig and Meeker next week. There are two projects underway on the stretch, including bridgework Continue reading

Facebook Helps Police Catch Vandals

CRAIG-POLICE-BADGE-300The Craig Police Department used Facebook to catch the alleged vandals who reportedly tagged several buildings in Craig two nights ago. The department’s Facebook page shows a surveillance picture of the two men who were suspected of buying spray paint from Wal-Mart, and using it to deface a handful of businesses. The caption thanks the community for identifying the Continue reading

BLM to Host Volunteer Project this Weekend

BLMThe BLM Little Snake Field Office and partners invite the public to volunteer and enjoy public lands this weekend to celebrate National Public Lands Day. The BLM is partnering with Conservation Colorado and the Colorado Mountain Club for a National Public Lands Day Continue reading

Classic Air Houses Aircraft in Craig

classic airClassic Air Medical, a premier air ambulance service, has stationed an aircraft in Craig. The company will base a fixed wing aircraft at the Moffat County Airport. Classic Air says the advantage of housing the aircraft in Craig can be seen by the high volume of local calls that they’ve seen from the surrounding area. Their Steamboat Continue reading

Baumgardner to Hold Town Hall Meeting in Craig

randy baumgardner 1200State Senator Randy Baumgardner will be in Craig Thursday for a town hall style meeting. The Bears Ears Tea Party Patriots are hosting the visit. Baumgardner will talk to residents about the upcoming legislative session, and will take Continue reading

Bridge Work to Slow Traffic on Highway 13

C-DOTThe Colorado Department of Transportation will be working on the bridge over the Yampa River on Highway 13 south of Craig next week. Crews will be doing mostly prep work for a bridge repair Continue reading

WWII Memorial in Store for Craig

sculptureA World War 2 veterans’ memorial is in the works for Craig. The Moffat County Commissioners listened to a proposal regarding the memorial earlier this week. The memorial would be a sculpture of a soldier, but where it would be displayed is still a matter of discussion. The VFW would like to see it placed in Craig City Park, but nothing has been decided yet. The cost of the Continue reading

Businesses Write Letter Supporting EPA Clean Power Rule

EPA-300A group of Colorado businesses have opened themselves up to scrutiny by writing an open letter to Governor Hickenlooper, supporting the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Rule. The rule will force power plants to reduce carbon emissions, significantly within the next 15 years, a costly move that could shut some plants Continue reading

Balloonfest to Feature 22 Balloons

hot air balloon 368x383The Moffat County Balloon Fest and Colorado Cruiser’s Car Show is tomorrow at Loudy Simpson Park in Craig. This year’s event is expected to the the biggest yet. With 22 balloons scheduled to show up, and a car show that could feature over 100 vehicles, the only problem may be parking. Tomorrow’s event starts at 6 with Continue reading