Tag Archives: Craig

Empire Mine Being Deconstructed

If you have driven between Craig and Hamilton this week you may have noticed the Empire Mine coal tube, which crossed Highway 13, has been removed. According to a representative from Peabody Energy, the tube was removed as part of the decommissioning of the mine. Peabody is Continue reading

Volunteer For This Weekends Special Olympics

The Special Olympics is this weekend at Moffat County High School. The Craig Kiwanis Club, who is assisting with the Special Olympics, is still looking for volunteers to help with events Friday and Saturday.  People are needed to help serve dinner Friday night at the Fairgrounds Pavilion beginning at 4. They also need help with the Olympics Saturday at the High Continue reading

Help Stamp Out Hunger Saturday

The 25th Annual postal workers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive is this Saturday. Letter carriers will be collecting non-perishable food items while on their routes. All the donations collected in Craig will be given to the Interfaith Food Bank.  To participate in the Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive, simply box or bag non-perishable food items and set Continue reading

Roll-Over Northwest Of Craig

High speed resulted in a single vehicle accident yesterday afternoon northwest of Craig. 25-year-old Greimar Goncalves of Craig was driving on Moffat County Road 64 around 2:30, when he lost of control, resulting in the car rolling one Continue reading

Police Investigate Suspicious Item At Post Office

Craig Police closed down the area around the Craig post office Friday afternoon, after a suspicious item was discovered near one of the post office trash cans. According to Jerry DeLong of the Craig Police Department, officers were called to the post office shortly Continue reading

UPDATE: Man Requires Extrication After Roll-Over

A man was required to be extricated from his vehicle Friday night.  According to trooper Josh Lewis of the Colorado State Patrol, it took crews approximately ten minutes to remove 56-year-old Paul Tegtmeier of Parachute from the vehicle, which had Continue reading

Kids Bike Safety Event Saturday In Craig

The Craig Police Department will host a “Bike Rodeo” Saturday at Woodbury Park in Craig, for kids ages 6 to 14.  The Bike Rodeo will take place from 9 to 11:30.  At the event, kids will learn more about bike safety and will also be able to register their bike with the Craig Police Department. Memorial Regional Health will also give the Continue reading

Group To Provide Free Work In Craig Next Month

Cross country bike riders will be coming to Craig next month. Participants of the ride, sponsored by the Fuller Center for Housing, will spend a day in Craig volunteering their time and labor to work on Continue reading

Fundraiser Friday To Support The Klein Family

There will be a fundraiser for the Klein Family of Craig, Friday night at The Center of Craig. The family’s youngest daughters are suffering from Chiari malformations, which are uncommon structural defects in the area of the Continue reading

Day Of Prayer Gatherings In Craig And Steamboat

Thursday is the National Day of Prayer and people will gather in Craig and Steamboat to participate. A group will congregate outside the Moffat County Court House from noon to Continue reading

Colorado Cruisers Meeting Tonight

The Colorado Cruisers will host their monthly meeting Tuesday night at Thunder Rolls Bowling Alley in Craig. Members and anyone else interested in learning more about what the Car Club are welcome to attend. The Continue reading

UPDATE: Rollover On Highway 13

Two people were injured in a single vehicle rollover Friday on Highway 13 north of Craig. 39 year old Gerardo Martinez Da La Cruz was driving when he lost control of his vehicle just before one.  Da La Cruz and his passenger, 33-year-old Ana Perez-Alvarez, were both wearing Continue reading