Tag Archives: Craig

Ray Beck Elected Craig Mayor

Ballot-300Ray Beck is Craig’s newest mayor. Beck won the Craig mayoral election by over 160 votes in yesterday’s municipal election. He defeated Don Jones. There were seven people running for four City Council seats. It seems some didn’t get the word that Bill Johnston withdrew from the race Continue reading

Ray Beck Elected Craig Mayor

Unofficial vote totals for the Craig municipal election:

For Mayor:

Ray Beck – 969
Don Jones – 805

For Craig City Council: top 4 elected

John Ponkivar – 1232
Joe Bird – 1095
Derek Duran – 1052
Kent Nielson – 994
Liane Davis-Kling – 870
Matt Winey – 630
Marilynn Hill – 451

Woman, Two Children Escape Serious Injury in Rollover

COLO-STATE-PATROL-3001The Colorado State Patrol and Craig Fire/Rescue responded to a rollover accident on Highway 13 about 20 miles south of Craig yesterday. Troopers say 42-year old Tonya Humphrey of Wyoming was driving toward Craig, when she drove off the side of the road and rolled her car. There were two children in the car with her. Everyone was wearing seatbelts, and no one Continue reading

Ponikvar’s Going Away Party Tonight

united way-150The public is invited to attend tonight’s Going Away Party for Corrie Ponikvar. Today is Ponikvar’s last day as Executive Director of the Moffat County United Way. A Going Away Party will be held at the Museum of Northwest Colorado in downtown Craig from 5 to 7 tonight. Continue reading

State of Moffat County Takes Place Tomorrow

state-of-moffat-county-300The State of Moffat County takes place tomorrow night in Craig. The event is an opportunity for residents to get an annual update from the Craig Chamber, the City of Craig and Moffat County. Representatives of each entity will give reports on the year in review, and will make projections for the immediate future. The focus of the night Continue reading

Spring Expo Patrons Looked to Buy this Year

Spring-Expo-300The 93.7/102.3 KRAI and 55 Country Spring Expo was a success this year, with thousands showing up to enjoy the show. This year’s visitors seemed more willing to make purchases. That’s according to the vendors, some of which sold out Continue reading

93.7/102.3 KRAI 55 Country Spring Expo is Today

Spring-Expo-300The 93.7/102.3 KRAI and 55 Country Spring Expo is today. This is the 32nd annual event. Visitors to the Spring Expo will get to see various new products and services from local businesses and non-profit organizations. Several of the Continue reading

Spring Expo is Tomorrow

Spring-Expo-300The 93-7/102-3 KRAI and 55 Country Spring Expo is tomorrow. This is the 32nd annual event. Visitors to the Spring Expo will get to see various new products and services from local businesses and non-profit organizations. Several of the Continue reading

Authorities Investigate Two-Car Crash in Craig

031615 accident on 40Authorities responded to a two car accident this morning at the intersection of Highways 40 and 13 South, on the west end of Craig. The accident occurred around 10 this morning. Details are few, but Continue reading

Craig Resident Bob Johnson Passes Away

bob johnsonLong time Craig resident Bob Johnson has died. Johnson owned and operated the Craig State Farm Insurance Office. He was also involved in various community organizations and boards, including Club 20, the Craig Rotary Club, and the Craig Chamber. Johnson is remembered as a loving husband and father. There will be a Continue reading

CPW Offers Turkey Hunt Near Craig

TURKEY-WITH-GUN-300Colorado Parks and Wildlife is offering two more young hunters a chance to earn a mentored, high-quality spring turkey hunt on private land, near Craig. Scheduled to take place the weekend of May 2nd and 3rd, the hunt is made possible with the help and support of local landowners working in partnership with CPW wildlife Continue reading

BLM Seeks Public Input on Coal Mine Modification

BLMThe Bureau of Land Management Little Snake Field Office is now seeking public comment on a coal lease modification 30 miles southeast of Craig. Twentymile Coal Company seeks to modify their existing federal coal lease at the Foidel Creek Mine by 310 acres to gain access to Continue reading