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Pregnancy center to host 22nd annual chili supper

Yampa Valley Pregnancy Center will host its annual chili supper and silent auction for the 22nd year on Saturday. Those looking for hearty chili at a low price should head to the event that takes place at 6 p.m. at the Center of Craig located at 601 Yampa Ave. in Craig.

Craig Sports Briefs for Oct. 31, 2014: Send-off for Moffat County football on Friday

Parents, fellow students and members of the community are invited to send off the members of the Moffat County High School varsity football team as they head to Brush for the first round of the 2A State Playoffs.

Janet Sheridan: Halloween loses its allure

I did not glide into adolescence gracefully. Unlike my peers who seemed to frolic into their teens with nary a backward glance, I plodded forward reluctantly, unconvinced that being a rookie in junior high school was better than being royalty in elementary school. My uncertainty intensified as stores filled with costumes and candy, the mountains displayed swaths of color, and Oct. 31 approached.

Corrie Ponikvar: Area woman receives prestigious role

Moffat County United Way announced that Community Impact Coordinator Amanda Arnold has been appointed to the Advancing Bridges Board of Directors.

Lawrence L. Sober: Great documentary

On the evening of Oct. 16, the local tea party showed a recent documentary film about the situation on our southern border. This film was so up to date and informative that I would recommend local groups to make an effort to see it.

Laurence L. Sober: Political thoughts

Both Democrats and Republicans say that this country is broke. And we can no longer help our own citizens, veterans, seniors, orphans or homeless families. Yet we have an open border policy in this country.

Duzik, Shaffer, Wright and Norman: Honoring the 70th

Thanks to all our friends and family for honoring our parents on their 70th wedding anniversary by attending, giving cards and sending well wishes.

Gale and Lois Norman: 70th celebration success

We want to thank everyone who made our 70th wedding anniversary such a special day.

Paula Sadvar: Thank you

I would like to thank Vallarta’s for the wonderful fundraiser they hosted Thursday. They are wonderful people and do a lot for our community. Thank you all for coming out.

Colorado U.S. Senate race heats up the nation

One of Colorado’s most contested elections could swing the U.S. Congress majority balance and was dubbed a “race to watch” by The Washington Post.

Craig Sports Briefs for Oct. 29, 2014: Bad Dogs Wrestling hosting parents meeting Thursday

The Bad Dogs Wrestling program will host an informational meeting for parents interested in having their children participate at 6 p.m. Thursday at Craig Middle School, 915 Yampa Ave. Questions regarding eligibility, fees and other details will be answered.

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Moffat County volleyball finishes 6-16 after district tourney

The past weekend concluded the season for the Moffat County High School varsity volleyball team sooner than they might have liked, but the Lady Bulldogs kept their heads up to make their last games some of their most hard-fought.

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Craig woman offers support to mothers who have lost a baby

Loss and grief are things that every person experiences at some time in their life. For parents who lose a baby, be it born or unborn, that experience of loss can be especially painful and misunderstood. October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month.

Craig Chamber of Commerce, Clarion Inn host mixer, burger challenge Wednesday

The Craig Chamber of Commerce will host its regular Business After-Hours Mixer from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Clarion Inn & Suites, 300 S. Highway 13.

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Trick-or-treating, pumpkins, dancing and more in store for Craig

The spookiest day of the year is almost here, and Craig is preparing for the many fun activities that are always linked with the holiday known as Halloween. Whatever your age, there’s something for you within the community.

Neighborhood residents feel blue about noise levels

The level of noise coming from the community in the Moffat County Commissioners’ meeting on Tuesday morning was louder than usual.

State races provide voters with plenty of choices

The election season is in full swing, with ballots being collected by counties across the state on a minute by minute basis. The Craig Daily Press compiled an overview of candidates for State Representative District 57, State Board of Education District 3 and Secretary of State.

Sheriff's Office thinks woman possibly was stopped by phony cop

The Routt County Sheriff's Office is investigating a Tuesday morning incident where they think a driver might have been pulled over by a man impersonating a police officer.

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