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Jimmy Westlake: Planets parade in morning sky

If you are an early riser, you might have noticed several bright objects in the pre-dawn sky and wondered what they are.

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Moffat County and Craig get new welcome banner

After years of work, Craig Chamber of Commerce has its new welcome sign proudly displayed on the old drive-in movie theatre on U.S. Highway 40 east of Craig.

Thoughtful Parenting: Setting boundaries for teens

It is nothing new for teens to test limits; pushing their parents’ boundaries is practically a given during the teen years and part of learning how to be independent. However, it is extremely important that teens do have set parameters, that they know they are responsible for their actions, and that those actions have consequences.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of Oct. 5, 2015

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

Stephanie Pearce: A love story

He quietly opens the door to his home after a long day of work. He walks as lightly as he can to the kitchen where he puts his lunch box on the counter. He peers into the living room and spots the love of his life on the couch with her eyes closed. He doesn’t want to disturb her, so he moves slowly and silently around the house.

EDP: Moffat County is stronger together

Vote “yes” on Local Marketing District, broadband

Autumn — it’s the season for beautiful blue skies, golden landscapes and herds of hunters. It’s also the season when we get to make important decisions for our community’s future on Election Day. Moffat County voters have the opportunity to vote on Referred Ballot Measure 5A when the ballots are sent to your homes in mid-October. Review your ballot and vote “yes” to be a part of our future.

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Moffat County volleyball bludgeons Basalt, celebrates seniors

Whatever happens in the following weeks, Moffat County High School volleyball will always have Senior Night. The Lady Bulldogs swept their Basalt opponents in three quick sets Saturday, 25-14, 25-14 and 25-10, to escalate to 2-2 in the 3A Western Slope League.

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Moffat County cross country tops teams at weekend home meet

Steamboat’s Tatum Burger wins girls race

Nothing like a short travel time to bring out the best in long-distance runners. The Moffat County High School cross country boys and girls teams each won first place in the Bulldog Invitational, their home event Saturday morning at Loudy-Simpson Park, with Steamboat Springs squads each placing second.

CNCC holds foundation board retreat

The Annual CNCC Foundation Board Retreat wrapped up on Sept. 27 on the CNCC Rangely Campus.

Fitness Tip: Quotes to keep you going

Sometimes you need a little motivation to stay fit and healthy. Here are a few fun quotes to help you with your fitness and health goals:

Superfood Tip: The power of pumpkins

It’s that time of year where pumpkins will be carved into various jack-o-lanterns, placed on front porches and illuminated for Halloween fun.

Beauty Tip: Cucumber slices help reduce puffy eyes

There are several ways to reduce puffiness in the eyes, and hydration — or drinking plenty of water is one way, but there are other ways to brighten external eye appearance, according to

Healthy Eating: Seedhouse summer squash

This refreshing recipe will also work with your bumper crop of zucchini.

Craig health briefs for Oct. 3, 2015: Glow Run kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Health-related news and announcements, and tips for staying healthy from Craig and Moffat County healthcare providers.

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Flu season is around the corner, officials say

It’s now officially fall, and with the turning of the leaves comes the start of another flu season in Northwest Colorado.

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Craig couple volunteers on hospital ship

With help from the community, A Craig couple is bringing much needed medical care to some of the poorest ports in Africa aboard the world’s largest charity hospital ship.

Craig education briefs for Oct. 3, 2015: Bears Ears Patriots to host school board forum Thursday

Bears Ears Tea Party Patriots will host a forum for Moffat County Board of Education candidates from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday the Colorado Northwestern Community College Bell Tower building in room 201.

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CNCC Craig campus enrollment up third year in a row

Enrollment is up at Colorado Northwestern Community College’s Craig campus for the third year in a row, according to numbers recently compiled by the college. Total enrollment throughout the college’s two campuses and service areas is also higher at 1,118 students, a 2.4-percent increase over last year.

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