Tag Archives: Moffat County

Better Internet Coming To Moffat County?

broadband towerAs part of the quest to increase the City of Craig and Moffat County’s broadband capacity, the Craig City Council commissioned a broadband planning study at their Tuesday meeting. The study will be preformed by NEO Connect from Glenwood Springs. According to their website NEO Connect is at the forefront of broadband innovation, from planning to execution. Craig Mayor Ray Beck said the study, which will cost Continue reading

Moffat County Drunk Drivers Beware

DUIThere will be a DUI saturation patrol this weekend in Moffat County. The Colorado State Patrol and local law enforcement will combine efforts to find and prevent drivers operating vehicles while impaired by drugs or alcohol. 200 people have Continue reading

Groups Look To Eradicate Dandelions From Schools

dandelionAt their meeting last night the Moffat County School Board agreed to combine efforts with the County and the city of Craig to eliminate the dandelions that have infested many of the school yards around the district. The plan is to spray the dandelions and seed the fields in the next week or two. Continue reading

Lady Bulldogs Track Team Claims 2nd At State

bulldog-logo-0011The Moffat County girls track team, lead by senior Kayla Pinnt, had a great showing at the 3A state High School track meet over the weekend. Pinnt, who will compete for Colorado State next year, capped her stellar high school career with 3 Continue reading

Horizon’s Pick A Dish A Tasty Success

HORIZONS-300The 4th annual Horizons Pick a Dish in Craig was a huge success last night.   During the fundraiser, additional tables were required to be set up to accommodate all who attended.  Nine local restaurants, with assistance from Horizons clients, served food samples to all who attended.  The dishes were judged by the public and by a panel of celebrity Continue reading

Veterans Report Debuts Tuesday On 55 Country

american-flag-1-300A new report to provide information to military veteran debuts Tuesday on 55 Country. The report by Moffat County Veterans Service Officer, Ed Wilkinson, will provide information about upcoming events, updates on the latest items from the Department of Veterans Affairs and news that is of interest to Veterans. Tomorrows broadcast will Continue reading

Today Is The Day To ‘Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans’

VFWToday is “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day” in the City of Craig and Moffat County, so be sure to take the time out of your day to honor and thank the Vietnam veterans in the area.  There are approximately 7.2 million living members of the military that served their country, either in Vietnam, or in other locations during Continue reading

Lady Bulldogs Edged Out In Close Game To End Season

bulldog 3The Moffat County Girls basketball team gave Pagosa Springs, the number one team in the state, all they could handle Friday morning.  Unfortunately the Lady Bulldogs fell just short of advancing to the 5th place game Saturday morning.  The Bulldogs were down only 2 points with 30 seconds left and had possession of the ball, but failed to score and lost the game 51-45, Continue reading

Lady Bulldogs To Play Number One Seed Friday Morning

BULLDOG-BASKETBALL-WEB-165The Moffat County Girls basketball team fell to Lutheran 55-40 in the quarterfinals of the 3A Colorado State basketball tournament yesterday. The Lady Bulldogs this morning face the tournaments number one seed Pagosa Springs, who were upset by Centauri.  Today’s game will be heard Continue reading

Fumes Cause Bathroom Fire To Home In Moffat County

Fire Feb 28 2 edit Fire Feb 28 1 editFumes from a bathroom project that ignited and burst into flames, are believed to be the cause of a fire at a home on Moffat County Road 64, about a mile west of Craig.  The fire occurred just before 3 Sunday Afternoon.  The fire was contained Continue reading

Moffat County Girls Seeded 4th At State Tournament

BASKETBALL-#4The Moffat County Girls Basketball team captured the number 4 seed at the 3A State Basketball Tournament.  For the third year in a row, the girls will host first and second round tournament games at Moffat County High School.  This Friday Moffat County will play the 29th seed, Eagle Ridge Academy.  Win that game, and the girls will play Continue reading

Craig Man Arrested On Child Sexual Exploitation Charges

IMG_3165On Wednesday this week a concerned parent noticed changes in the behavior of her 14 year old daughter. The parent checked her daughter’s social media accounts and found that a 37 year old male, who was known to the parent, was sending sexually inappropriate messages to her 14 year old daughter on Facebook. The parent reported the incident to the Craig Police Department. Continue reading