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Mary Jo Brown: Thanksgiving meaning

Christmas is getting closer, and the signs are spreading in various forms. The hype of Christmas over shadows Thanksgiving making it almost an afterthought. In reality, Thanksgiving should be every bit as special a day as Christmas and celebrated in its own special way.

Stephanie Pearce: Thankful for Thanksgiving memories

Thanksgiving brings several memories of family back to me. However, there are a couple memories of school that pop in my head every Thanksgiving.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of Nov. 24, 2014

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

Business Buzz: Newspaper welcomes new ad consultant

Business news from around Craig, Moffat County and Colorado.

Craig Sports Briefs for Nov. 24, 2014: No youth basketball on Thanksgiving

Craig Parks & Recreation’s youth basketball games for third- through fifth-graders will take place Monday and Tuesday this week at the normal times at Sunset and Sandrock Elementary Schools, but Wednesday and Thursday games will not take place due to the Thanksgiving holiday.

Craig/Moffat Economic Development Partnership funding up in the air

The last Craig City Council meeting adjourned without a decision on funding for economic development. City manager Jim Ferree said the decision will be made at the upcoming city council meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 25.

Weather Watch: Warm conditions may ease holiday travel for Craig residents

Traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday this year could be either a burden or a blessing depending on which day you hit the road. Where you’re going might have something to do with it, too, and sometimes home is the place to be.

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Crews respond to early morning fire on Moffat County Road 103

Authorities from Craig Fire/Rescue and the Moffat County Sheriff’s Office responded to a structure fire in Moffat County early Saturday morning.

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Weekend crafts events take over Craig

When there’s a nip in the air but not very much snow remaining on the ground during the day in Northwest Colorado, it can only mean it’s time for craft season. Saturday activities were plentiful around Craig for those wanting to get some unique items for the holidays.

Over a Cup: Recipes for using cranberries, just in time for Thanksgiving

These last few days before Thanksgiving, I have been thinking about Thanksgivings past, those days when my siblings and I were growing up on the ranch.

Baxter Black: Hirin’ a cowboy

There’s an old saying that “A cowboy is born, not made.” However, I’d like to propose that if you’re hirin’ a cowboy to help you take care of your stock, you might look twice.

Duane Koukol: ‘Late Night’

It must be two o’clock in the morning. Can I wait until five, the answer — NO!

Humane Society of Moffat County: Thank you

The Humane Society of Moffat County would like to express our thanks to the 
community of Craig and Moffat County for your participation in the City Market 
Community Rewards program.

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Craig fifth-grader undeterred by rare condition, chemo treatments

Nicholas Crookston doesn’t look like he’s sick. The enthusiastic 11-year-old plays baseball and loves science experiments, history and camping.

From Pipi’s Pasture: A note on a napkin

For some years now, our family members have been leaving notes to one another on the dining room table, usually on the placemat where that person usually sits at mealtime. This note-leaving activity became more important after our sons and their families moved away from Craig.

Craig education briefs for Nov. 22, 2014: Community college transfer students should apply now for four-year schools

Students who plan to transfer from a community college to a four-year college are reminded to apply now for fall admission in order to receive the same housing and financial aid opportunities as traditional students. For students who want to start in the fall of 2015, the priority deadline to apply is Dec. 1.

Government update for the week of Nov. 24

Government update for the week of Nov. 24

On the record for Moffat County Jail Nov. 21

Moffat County Jail report for Nov. 21

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