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Final Day Of The Holiday Drive Underway

holiday-driveThe final day of the 18th annual 93-7/102-3 KRAI and 55 Country Holiday Drive is going on now outside the Centennial Mall. Hundreds of people stopped by yesterday to get the Holiday Drive off to a great start with their donations. While yesterdays donations were numerous, there is Continue reading

Down Home Christmas Saturday

The free annual Down Home Christmas event hosted by the Downtown Business Association will be this weekend in Craig.  Down Home Christmas will take place Saturday at Alice Pleasant Park from 3 to 7.  The event will include marshmallow and chestnut roasting, hot chocolate, cookies and activities for the kids. Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus will Continue reading

Keep Your Kids Safe This Halloween

halloween-safetyHalloween is a fun time of year for most children, but it can also be dangerous, with all the cars and people out and about. Kids and their families should follow these steps to stay safe this Halloween. Incorporate bright colors in kid’s costumes to make them easy to see while they are walking along roadways. Make sure an adult is accompanying Continue reading

Free Cooking Classes In Criag

CONNECTIONS4KIDSFree cooking classes are being offered next month in Craig for low income adults. Connections 4 Kids is putting on the Cooking Matters classes which will be held every Wednesday starting September 7th through October 12th. The 6 Continue reading

Events For Kids At Yampa River State Park

YAMPA RIVER STATE PARKEvents for kids will be held at the Yampa River State park this weekend. Tonight at 7:30 they can explore the night life in the park by listening to the sounds of animals that come out at night. Tomorrow morning beginning at 10 kids will learn to use GPS to find 8 geocaches hidden throughout the park. Sunday morning at 10 kids can learn an ancient method of Continue reading

Color Run Tomorrow In Hayden

The 5k Color Blaze and Kids Color Dash run will be taking place Saturday morning in Hayden. The races will start at 8 at Hayden Valley Elementary School, registration begins at 7:30. During the races, participants will be showered with colored powder. There is a $15 suggested donation to participate in the Color Blaze.  The Kids Color Dash Continue reading

Don’t Leave Kids In Hot Cars

kids in carsWith hot summer temperatures, it’s important to remember that children left in hot cars are at great risk of injury or death. According to numbers from the National Highway Traffic Administration, heat stroke is the leading cause of non crash vehicle deaths of children under the age of 14. Studies show that a Continue reading

Marijuana Use Drops In Colorado High Schools

MARIJUANA-300Colorado High School Students are using less marijuana now than they were in 2011 a year before marijuana was legalized for recreational use. This is according to the 2015 Healthy Kids Colorado Survey, which was released earlier this week by the Colorado Department of Public Health. The survey showed 1 out of 5 students in the Continue reading

Classes For Kids At Yampa River State Park

YAMPA RIVER STATE PARKEvents will be held at Yampa River State Park this weekend to help teach kids more about the area that they live. Friday night starting at 6, take a class to learn about bats and how they affect the ecological health of the park. On Saturday morning at 10, learn about the Yamparika Ute Indians, the first inhabitants of Routt County. Additional Continue reading

Early Childhood Coalition And Your Kids

child careThe Early Childhood Coalition is holding an event, this Thursday evening from 5 to 7 at the Center of Craig, to allow families in the area to explore local organizations that provide services for children up to eight years old. Childcare organizations from the area will be there to provide information and answer questions from parents. Continue reading

Area Children Invited To Perform In Red Riding Hood

redhood2The Missoula Children’s Theatre will return to Craig again this year. Local kindergarten through 8th grade students are invited to audition for the stage play this Monday afternoon between 4 and 6 at the Moffat County High School Auditorium. Students do not have school that day. A bus will deliver any children Continue reading

Track Santa Today With Your Kids

norad santa trackerSanta Claus is getting ready to deliver toys to the good boys and girls around the world tonight. And many anxious children want to know: Where is Santa Claus right now in his journey? Santa usually makes his appearance Christmas Eve between 9 and midnight but you and your children can see exactly where Santa is at any time Continue reading