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Fire Ignites Near Elkhead

A bird on a power line caused a small fire near Elkhead Reservoir Wednesday. Craig firefighters responded to the two acre blaze around 4 in the afternoon and had the fire extinguished in about an hour. According to Craig Fire and Rescue Captain Kevin Continue reading

Senate Looks To Repeal “Death Tax”

Senator Cory Gardner has co-sponsored a bill aimed at repealing the federal estate tax, or death tax that could adversely affect farmers and small business owners in Colorado. Gardner says the tax has had a negative affect on Colorado families, especially those in rural farming communities, because the Continue reading

Small Claims Court Clinic Wednesday

court-300A free clinic for those interested in learning more about small claims court proceedings will be held this week in Craig. A small claims court allows people to bring small disputes regarding money, property, contracts or agreements in front of a judge without hiring an attorney. The clinic will cover things to consider before filing a case, how to start a small Continue reading

Rules For Small Business Success

SMALL BUSINESSThere will be small business seminars taking place today and tomorrow in Rangely and Meeker. Small business expert, Jon Schallert , will give his presentation called “Once Optional Now Required: The New Rules of Small Business Success”. Schallert will be in Rangely today at the Automotive Museum from 11 to 1, lunch will be provided. A second Continue reading

Learn About Small Claims Court

court-300A free clinic for those interested in learning more about small claims court proceedings will be held this week in Steamboat. A small claims court allows people to bring small disputes regarding money, property, contracts or agreements in front of a judge without hiring an attorney. The clinic will

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Business And Citizen Award Nominations Due Today

citizen of the year editNominations are due today for the annual Craig Chamber of Commerce business awards.  Awards will be given out for large business, small business, and businessperson of the year. If you have a business or person in mind that has impressed with their customer service, business practices, or community support feel free to nominate them for the award. Winners will be awarded at the annual State of the Community Continue reading

Think Big – Shop Small This Christmas

christmas-tree-indoor-#2-30At a time of year where big box retailers offer deep discounts, the holiday season is an annual opportunity to show local shops and businesses your support. It’s also a great way to score unique items while benefitting the local economy.   Here are some things to consider as you shop at your favorite small businesses.  By supporting small businesses, you are Continue reading