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Meeker Youth Theatrical Group Performances This Week

meeker-artsThe Meeker Arts and Cultural Council’s Center Stage Youth Theatrical Group will host three productions this week at the Meeker High School Auditorium. The group will be presenting Shrek the Musical Junior on Thursday and Friday beginning at 6:30, and Saturday starting at 2. More than 45 youth in the area are 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

CPW Worried As Youth Participation Falls

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife officials are worried that they won’t be able to keep up with their conservation efforts, especially because the younger generation isn’t as interested in hunting and fishing as those currently involved in those activities. The department says their budget has been slashed by $40 million since 2009. The falling funds are Continue reading

Learn More About Prescription Drug Abuse

PILLSA meeting will take place tomorrow morning in Craig to discuss prescription drug abuse, and the formation of a youth mentorship program for Moffat County. The forum is being hosted by members from Grand Futures Prevention Coalition and the Moffat County Department of Social Services. The meeting starts at 11 Continue reading

Registration Open For Yampatika Summer Camps

yampatika-300Registration is now open for Yampatika’s summer camps for children ages 5 through 14.  The camps helps to connect kids to nature by providing environmental education and fostering respect for the Yampa Valley.  Camps Continue reading

Craig Elks Suffering Declining Enrollment

elksThe Craig Elks Lodge is looking for members. The club’s Frank Sadvar showed up to the Moffat County Commissioners meeting Tuesday, and said they are experiencing declining enrollment, along with most other civic organizations. Sadvar said in the ’70’s, their membership boasted over 700 members. Today they have 77, and the average age of the members is around 73. He said Continue reading

GOCO to Study How to Get Youth Outdoors

GOCOInspiring youth to reconnect to nature is the focus of a new five-year initiative that Great Outdoors Colorado is launching this month. The first-of-its-kind “Inspire Continue reading

Parks and Wildlife Offering Special Hunt Near Meeker

colorado parksColorado Parks and Wildlife and the Miller Creek Ranch in Meeker are offering big-game hunters an opportunity to apply for a limited number of private property, elk and mule deer hunts during certain hunting seasons in fall of 2014. The Miller Creek Ranch is within the White River mule deer and elk herd units, two of the largest big game Continue reading

Forest Rangers Cracking Down on Buffalo Pass Parties

BUFFALO-PASSDestructive partying on the Routt National Forest is drawing the attention of U.S. Forest Service Law Enforcement Officers in the Steamboat area, as multiple events have resulted in a variety of issues, dangerous Continue reading