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UPDATE: Northwest Colorado Easter Egg Hunts

Numerous Easter egg hunts will be held across Northwest Colorado Saturday.  The hunt at New Creation Church in Craig will include prizes like cash and new bicycles, there will also be a petting zoo, bounce houses, face painting and a photo booth.  Registration Continue reading

Bennet’s Staff In NW Colorado To Talk Farming

Members from US Senator Michael Bennet’s staff will be conducting Farm Bill listening sessions next week in Northwest Colorado. Bennet, a member of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry, has scheduled the sessions to gather input and comments from local stakeholders, which will help guide future updates to the Farm Bill. The Farm Bill regulates national food and farm policy including Continue reading

Free Diabetes Screenings

As part of National Diabetes Alert Day, Northwest Colorado Health in Craig and Steamboat are offering free drop in cardiovascular and diabetes screenings. The screenings will be offered Tuesday from 9 to 4:30. National Diabetes Alert Continue reading

Mentored Turkey Hunt For Novice Women

A free mentored turkey hunt is being offered to women who would like to improve their hunting skills.  Colorado Parks and Wildlife is accepting applications from women 18 and older, with little to no hunting experience, who would like to participate in a private turkey hunt. The hunts will take place near Parachute next month.  No experience or equipment is required, but applicants must posses a hunter education card.  In addition to the hunt, there will also be two days to Continue reading

Buy Daffodils To Support Hospice

The annual Hospice Daffodils fundraiser put on by Northwest Colorado Health will take place this month in Moffat, Routt and Grand Continue reading

CASA Board Members Needed

Northwest Rocky Mountain CASA is looking for 2 to 3 residents from Moffat County to sit on their advisory Board. The Northwest Colorado Court Appointed Special Advocates team is comprised of volunteers who  help at-risk children involved in the court system. Northwest Rocky Mountain CASA members advocate for and promote the best interests Continue reading

BLM NW Regional Meeting Tomorrow

The Bureau of Land Management’s Northwest Resource Advisory Council will meet tomorrow at the Glenwood Springs Community Center. The meeting will run from eight to three with public comment scheduled from 10 to 2. They will be discussing pipeline permitting, cultural resource Continue reading

Tickets Still Available For Mule Deer Banquet

A limited number of tickets are still available for the annual Mule Deer Foundation banquet this weekend in Craig. Tickets can be purchased at the Craig Chamber of Commerce, Northwest Pawn or Thunder Runs Survival. Along with the dinner, the event will also feature a live and Continue reading

Free Tax Filing Help Available

Income tax filing assistance will be available for those who qualify this week in Craig. The Moffat County United Way and the Department of Social Services will hold Volunteer Income Tax Assistance this Thursday and Friday in the Bell Tower building at CNCC. Trained volunteers will be available to provide free confidential assistance with Federal and Continue reading

Meeting To Discuss Wildlife Issues In NW Colorado

There will be a Sportsmen’s round-table discussion for the Northwest Region hosted by Colorado Parks and Wildlife. The meeting will be next month in Meeker.  Elected representatives from the region will collect information at the meeting on a variety of wildlife related issues and then relay their findings to CPW leadership at the Statewide Sportsman meeting Continue reading

Mule Deer Carcass Left To Rot

Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials are looking for the public’s help in identifying the person responsible for shooting and killing a mule deer buck and leaving the body and meat to rot. The buck was found dead earlier this week northwest of Grand Junction. Officials noted that whoever killed the animal made no attempt to salvage the meat and left the antlers on the animal. In addition to Continue reading

Free Cervical Cancer Screenings

Free cervical cancer screenings are now being offered to woman ages 21 to 64 in Craig and Steamboat.  Northwest Colorado Health is offering the free Continue reading