Tag Archives: New Year’s Day

Government Offices and Banks Closed Today

4th-of-july-300Those trying to get to the bank or contact government offices today are finding that those entities are closed in observation of the Independence Day holiday. Today is considered the official observance of the day by the federal government. Many people are used to seeing those entities close on Mondays when a federal holiday falls on the weekend, however that’s not Continue reading

First Day Hike At Elkhead Reservoir

ELK-HEAD-MAIN-SIGNThe First Day Hike at Elkhead Reservoir will begin tomorrow morning at 10 at the reservoirs east swim beach.  “First Day Hikes” was created Colorado Parks and Wildlife, to offer everyone an opportunity to begin the New Year rejuvenating and connecting with the outdoors at a state park close to home.  They call it “a great way to welcome the New Year with friends and Continue reading

City of Craig Announces Holiday Trash Schedule

CraigThe City of Craig has announced their holiday trash pick up schedule for the next couple of weeks. Due to the fact that Christmas and New Year’s Day fall on Thursdays this year, there will Continue reading

State Parks to Sponsor First Day Hikes

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife will once again sponsor guided hikes in 27 of their 42 state parks on New Year’s Day as part of America’s State Parks First Day Hikes initiative. First Day Hikes was created to offer everyone an opportunity to begin the New Year rejuvenating and connecting with the outdoors at a state park close to home. Continue reading

AAA Predicts Increase in Travel Over Holidays

AAATraveling is expected to increase this year for the holidays. According to AAA Colorado, 1.6 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more from home during the holiday season, an increase of 3.2 percent increase over last year. The period covers Continue reading