Tag Archives: Craig

First Day Hike At Elkhead Reservoir

ELK-HEAD-MAIN-SIGNThe First Day Hike at Elkhead Reservoir will begin tomorrow morning at 10 at the reservoirs east swim beach.  “First Day Hikes” was created Colorado Parks and Wildlife, to offer everyone an opportunity to begin the New Year rejuvenating and connecting with the outdoors at a state park close to home.  They call it “a great way to welcome the New Year with friends and Continue reading

Thunder Cheer Offers New Year’s Eve Babysitting

babysittingMoffat County Thunder Cheer is offering babysitting services for New Year’s Eve. The night is considered an adult holiday, and many like to spend it out on the town. If you have small children, Moffat County Thunder Cheer is available to help with the babysitting. They Continue reading

Vehicle Consumed By Fire Overnight Near Craig

COLO-STATE-PATROL-3001An SUV caught fire around midnight Saturday on Highway 40 about 8 miles east of Craig completely engulfing the vehicle.  The driver, Jonathan A. Thompson, who had recently moved to Northwest Colorado, was admitted to The Memorial Hospital at Craig and treated Continue reading

Craig Teen Dies In Auto Accident

fatal-30017 year old  male Torivio Tovar  of Craig died following a two vehicle collision that occurred just before 3pm on US Highway 40 one mile west of Craig. Tovar was driving a Ford F250 away Continue reading

Semi, Pickup Accident On 40 West Of Craig Closes Highway

highway 40 crash-250An accident which took place around 3 Friday afternoon on highway 40 about 2 miles West of Craig completely stopped through traffic.  According to a State patrol Continue reading

Boys and Girls Club to be Open During Christmas Break

boys-and-girls-club2The Boys and Girls Club of Craig will be open on certain days of the Christmas Break. The club hopes that will help out parents who either still have some shopping to do, or simply have to Continue reading

Craig Woman Killed in Nebraska Crash

fatal-300A Craig woman was killed in a car crash in Nebraska over the weekend. Reports say 20-year old Emily Barnes of Craig was a passenger in a car driven by her boyfriend, 22-year old Cody Continue reading

Craig Satellite Clinic to be Closed the Day after Christmas

telehealth-300The Grand Junction V-A Medical Center and its satellite clinics, including the one in Craig, will be closed December 26th. The Medical Center’s emergency room and inpatient wards will remain open. All appointments formally scheduled on December 26th will be rescheduled. The closure is in compliance with the executive order to close Continue reading

McCurdy Pleads Guilty to Wildlife Violations

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife and the Moffat County District Attorney’s Office have completed an investigation and prosecution of 28 year old Craig resident Justin McCurdy, for a variety of wildlife offenses. In an agreement with the DA’s office, McCurdy pleaded guilty to a count of illegal sale of wildlife, a Class 5 felony. On Continue reading

Oberlander Accepts Vice President Position at CNCC in Craig

CNCC-3001Colorado Northwestern Community College in Craig has a new Vice President. Janell Oberlander from Rapid City, South Dakota has officially accepted the position. She did so Continue reading

Holiday Drive Ends On A High Note

The 16th annual 93.7 102.3 KRAI and 55 Country Holiday Drive came to a successful end Friday night.  A  gallery of  photos from both days of the drive can been seen below.  During the Holiday Drive, $27,040 in cash and 3,700 pounds of food were collected, along  with thousands of gifts and Continue reading

Farm Service Plans Meeting in Craig

USDA-300USDA Colorado Farm Service Agency (FSA) along with Colorado State University (CSU) Extension will host multiple Farm Bill meetings and producers are urged to attend. FSA and CSU Extension will discuss the Price Loss Coverage Continue reading