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Thoughtful Parenting: Night out for parents

The Steamboat Teen Council is a group of teens in the Yampa Valley who work together to create a community in which teens have a voice in social, political, and environmental issues.

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Baumgardner and Rankin Op-Ed: Water works in Rangely and Moffat

Last Tuesday, Oct. 11, we were honored to join the staff of the Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District and Konnie Billgren, the executive director of the Rangely Chamber of Commerce for a face-to-face meeting to discuss the conservancy district’s proposed water storage project on the White River at Wolf Creek.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of Oct. 24, 2016

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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Business Buzz: Job Fair saw increase in attendance

Business news across Northwest Colorado.

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Fitness Tip: Participate in next week’s Zombie 5K

The Grand Futures Prevention Coalition Zombie 5K returns Oct. 29 at Loudy-Simpson Park as the undead and their terrified living victims alike get some exercise.

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Superfood Tip: Butternut squash adds nutrition to diet

October is a great time of year to make meals with squash, including the delicate and delicious butternut squash.

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Head lice infestations tend to increase this time of year

The start of the school year and cooler weather create the right conditions for head lice that’s spread through head to head contact.

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CNCC soccer to fight final battle at regional tournament

Spartans lose last home games against Utah State University Eastern

The Spartan warriors of “300” faced impossible odds but never quit fighting until the final breath left their battered bodies, and though the stakes weren’t life or death Saturday at Loudy-Simpson Park, so did their modern-day namesakes continue to fight through the final whistle. Colorado Northwestern Community College women’s and men’s soccer teams completed their regular seasons with dual defeats to the Golden Eagles of Utah State University Eastern.

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Moffat County volleyball copes with changes in loss to Cedaredge

All things considered, Moffat County High School volleyball coach Erin Knez has no complaints about how Saturday’s game went. The MCHS varsity took a loss to Cedaredge in three straight sets during a weekend match that was full of changes.

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Sand Wash Basin wild horse gather to happen in near future

50 young horses will be removed, about 200 mares will be treated to reduce herd fertility

Clouds of dust kicked up by crazed horses running for freedom from low-flying helicopters as emotional bystanders sob in protest has become a traditional scene when the Bureau of Land Management gathers wild horses and burrows from public lands in the U.S., but the next gather in Northwest Colorado will introduce a new tradition. For the first time BLM’s Little Snake Field office will use a bait and trap method to gather 50 young – 1- to 3-year-old – wild horses living in the BLM Sand Wash Herd Management Area in Sand Wash Basin about 45 miles west of Craig said BLM Little Snake Field Manager Bruce Sillitoe in the BLM Decision Record for the project.

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Craig briefs: Newspaper launches Hunting Photo Contest

The Craig Daily Press is asking readers to submit photos for the newspaper’s annual Hunting Photo Contest.

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Moffat County football falls in conference-deciding game in Basalt

In a season that has been full of injuries and close calls, Moffat County High School football had what may have been one of the biggest blows yet this year. MCHS lost, 20-8, to the Basalt Longhorns in a Friday night fracas that saw the Bulldogs fight until the very end.

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Government update for the week of Oct. 24

Government update for the week of Oct. 24.

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Health Briefs: Saturday is International Stuttering Awareness Day

News and events relating to health care.

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Education Briefs: McTeacher's Night on Tuesday

News and events in education.


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