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Advocates to Present “Take a Stand” Next Week

ADVOCATESAdvocates Crisis Support Services in Craig will host an event next week bringing awareness to domestic violence. October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Advocates will present “Take a Stand” October 22nd. The presentation will include local experts explaining the effects of domestic violence, and what you can do to help. Continue reading

Craig Police Respond to Shooting Victim at Hospital

CRAIG-POLICE-BADGE-300Craig Police officers responded to The Memorial Hospital Friday morning, after a woman walked into the facility with a gunshot wound she sustained the night before. Police say the woman was accidentally shot in the chest when she and her husband fought over a 22-caliber pistol, and it discharged. The woman decided she wasn’t hurt Continue reading

Biden Visits Denver

BIDENVice President Joe Biden was in Denver Friday to attend an event on domestic violence and a Democratic fundraiser. The fundraiser was for former Colorado House Speaker Andrew Romanoff, who is challenging Republican Representative Mike Coffman in the state’s 6th Congressional District. Biden attended a round Continue reading

Biden to Visit Denver

BIDENVice President Joe Biden is coming to Colorado. The White House says Biden will be in Denver on Friday for an event related to domestic violence. No other details about the trip were immediately available. Biden’s visit comes in the midst of a heated Senate campaign between Democrat Mark Udall and Representative Cory Gardner. Biden Continue reading

Gardner Votes for Rural Domestic Violence Legislation

gardnerColorado Congressman Cory Gardner and Texas Congressman Pete Gallego successfully passed an amendment to the Commerce, Justice, and Science Appropriations Act that would increase funding for rural domestic violence and child abuse prevention programs. The amendment passed by a voice vote.  The amendment is seen as an important step Continue reading

Moffat County Sheriff’s Deputy Arrested for Domestic Violence

moffat-county-sheriff-300A Moffat County Sheriff’s deputy has been arrested on charges of domestic violence.  According to Sheriff Tim Jantz, Deputy David Domeny is the contract Deputy assigned to Dinosaur.  He was arrested yesterday for an incident that occurred in his home on Continue reading