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Wyman’s Pumpkin Patch Moved To Sunday

The Wyman Museum’s annual pumpkin patch has been moved to Sunday due to the weather. The Pumpkin Patch will now take place Sunday (10/22) from 10am to 3pm.  During the event, kids can purchase and decorate a pumpkin, make a scarecrow, enjoy train and wagon rides and explore the hay Continue reading

Time To Protect Hay For The Winter

Those who rely on hay to feed livestock during the winter should start planning now to protect their crops from deer and elk. During winters with deep snow, deer and elk will look for easy sources of food and unprotected hay stacks are Continue reading

Craig Chamber Mixer Thursday

Their will be chamber mixer tomorrow at Northwest Colorado Health In Craig. The mixer will help Northwest Colorado Health celebrate National Health Center week. Festivities will include food, drinks and door prizes. The chamber 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

Pick A Dish Next Week In Craig

The annual Horizons’ pick a dish fundraiser will be held next week in Craig.  For the event, Horizons pairs local restaurants with Horizons program members to create and serve a food item, which competes with others for votes from the public and judges.  The public votes with cash donations. All funds raised will benefit Horizons’ Moffat County Continue reading

New Years Activities

There are events in Craig to help you ring in the New Year with friends and family. The Craig Youth Hockey Association is hosting a family friendly New Years Party at the Moffat County Ice Arena. The event will feature a free skate, with food and drinks being offered by the Craig hockey moms. The cost is Continue reading

Planning For 18th Annual Holiday Drive Underway

holiday-driveThe 18th annual 93.7 102.3 KRAI and 55 Country KRAI Holiday Drive will be held on Thursday and Friday December 1st and 2nd in front of the Centennial Mall in Craig. KRAI and 55 Country staff will broadcast live from 6am to 6pm both days. Listeners will be encouraged to make the event a success by donating cash, new unwrapped toys and non-perishable food. 100% of all money and items collected are passed on to four local organizations; the Continue reading

CO Letter Carriers Collect Food For Needy

food-driveMail carriers statewide Saturday picked up 350,000 pounds of food during the annual “Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive.” All of the food collected will stay in the state to help those in need. 2016 numbers for Nothwest Colorado have not been released, but last year during Continue reading

Pick A Dish Tomorrow

HORIZONS-300The annual Horizons’ pick a dish fundraiser is tomorrow from 5 to 7 at the Moffat County Fair Grounds Pavilion.  For the event, Horizons pairs local restaurants with a Horizons program member to create and serve a food item and compete with others for votes from the public and judges.  The public votes with cash donations.  Pick a Dish was Continue reading

Child and Adult Care Food Program

HEALTH FOODThe Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) is committed to improving the nutritional quality of meals served to children and adults in participating child care centers, family child care homes, at-risk afterschool programs, Head Start and outside-school-hours programs, adult day care centers and emergency and homeless shelters.   CACFP reimburses these care centers for nutritious meals and snacks served to eligible children and adults using funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.  Follow this link for additional information about CACFP.

Study Shows Bears Who Eat Human Food Have More Cubs

black-bearA new study by researchers with Colorado Parks and Wildlife found black bears that eat human food from trashcans have higher reproductive rates than those in the wild.  However, those same bears don’t survive as long. Researchers are using Continue reading

Feeding Big Game Deadly For Wildlife.

Colorado-Division-of-Wildlife-300Life is tough for big game during the winter, but according to Colorado Parks and Wildlife feeding those animals can make them sick and kill them. The digestive systems of deer, elk and moose are specialized for natural food sources, not the common types of feed we give to livestock and pets. When big game eat food not suited to their systems, Continue reading