Tag Archives: Moffat

Abandoned Vehicle Found On Fire

craig-fire-rescue-300The Craig Fire Department responded Tuesday night to an abandoned vehicle that was on fire, near the intersection of Highway 13 and Moffat County Road 112, north of Craig. A passerby reported the fire just before 10:30. Crews were able to get the fire under control shortly after their arrival. According Battalion Continue reading

Youth Hockey BBQ Fundraiser Saturday

youth-hockeyThe Craig Youth Hockey Association will host a fundraising BBQ this Saturday at noon at the Moffat County Ice Arena. A hockey swap will also take place from 11 to 1, and an introduction to hockey to program will take place from Continue reading

Local Marketing District Meeting In Dinosaur

dinosaur-city-limitsThe Craig and Moffat County Local Marketing District will host a meeting tonight in Dinosaur. The Dinosaur Town Council, Dinosaur National Monument and various community groups will all make presentations to the L-M-D Board. The meeting will take place from 6:30 Continue reading

Homecoming Parade, Pep Rally and Tailgate Party

bulldog 3The Moffat County High School homecoming Parade Begins Friday at 1. It will be followed by a Pep Rally in the Safeway Parking Lot at 2. This evening, the Yampa Valley Young Professionals are hosting a tailgate party before the Homecoming football game. The tailgate will be held at Loudy Simpson Park beginning at 5. Anyone planning to attend is asked to bring a dish to Continue reading

2017 Rural Philanthropy Days Coming To Moffat County

MOFFAT-COUNTY-LOGO-300The 2017 Northwest Rural Philanthropy Days conference will be held in Moffat County. The conference will take place in September of next year and is expected to bring up to Continue reading

County Commissioner Forum Tonight

moffat-county-commissionersThe 2016 Moffat County Commissioner Forum sponsored by KRAI, 55 Country, The Craig Daily Press and The Craig Association of Realtors, is Wednesday night in Craig in the Centennial Mall. During the forum, which begins at 5:30, voters will Continue reading

Hear From Moffat County Commissioner Candidates

MC Commissioners-150The 2016 Moffat County Commissioner Forum is tomorrow in Craig. During the forum, Moffat county voters will have an opportunity to meet and hear from Moffat County Commissioner Candidates from Districts one and two.  District one incumbent John Kinkaid and challengers Don Cook and Andrea  Camp will be in attendance along with District 2 Continue reading

Ask A Lawyer Tomorrow

ask a lawyerAnother “Ask a Lawyer” event will be held in Moffat, Routt, and Grand County tomorrow. Lawyers will be available to provide assistance on non-criminal court cases. Those cases may include divorce, family matters, child support, small claims, landlord and tenant issues, and restraining orders. Participants will receive a free 15 minute consultation to discuss Continue reading

Moffat County Wants To Keep Property Taxes

moffat-county-commissionersMoffat County voters will decide this election on whether or not to allow the county to keep all revenue collected from property taxes beginning next year.  In 1996, voters approved a measure, which the Commissioners believed would allow the county to collect, keep and spend all revenues collected from taxes.  The vote Continue reading

1/3 of CO Coal Produced In Moffat County

Yampa Data Partners LogoMoffat County, in July, produced one third of the coal in Colorado.  That, according to the most recent edition of the “Yampa Valley Data Partners Fast Facts”.  Despite accounting for a Continue reading

Domestic Violence Occurs Every 8 Seconds

stop-domestic-violence-logoOctober was declared Domestic Violence Awareness Months by the Moffat County Commissioners at their weekly meeting yesterday.  Moffat County citizens are encouraged to take a stand against domestic Continue reading

WW2 Memorial Now Standing

ww-2-memorial-craigA memorial to Moffat County soldiers killed during the 2nd World War is now standing just north of the Craig VFW. Plans are being made to add landscaping, lighting, fencing and flags to the site. The memorial is engraved with the names of the 30 soldiers from Moffat County who died while serving between 1939 and 1945. A formal dedication is tentatively planned for Continue reading