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Craig Middle School wrestlers pin down team win at home tourney

Bulldogs to travel to Montrose, will host March 9 dual with Meeker as season continues

As one wrestling season ends another gets started, and Craig Middle School athletes began with a boom. CMS won its home tournament Saturday in the gym at Moffat County High School, taking the top overall spot against eight visiting teams.

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Our view: Moffat County wrestling is Bulldog pride at its best

Sports provide an atmosphere for young people that instills confidence, perseverance and other positive values, and when athletes have strong support through and through, there’s no telling what they can do. The editorial board would like to take this opportunity to recognize wrestling as a positive part of the Moffat County community.

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Moffat County girls basketball seeking 5th straight district title

Friday win against Cedaredge puts Lady Bulldogs in championship game

Moffat County High School basketball has seen many victories on its home court, but during the past several years, the wins on the floor of Central High School in Grand Junction mean almost as much given the time of the season. MCHS girls hoops secured a spot in the 3A Western Slope League district championship after a Friday win in the semifinals against Cedaredge at Grand Junction.

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The Bock’s Office: Oscar fever

Hollywood’s biggest night is nearly upon us, with the stage set for the 89th annual Academy Awards Sunday. With trophy magnets and small successes alike on the ballot this year, anything can happen as we await the announcement of which movies of the past year will take home the gold. My predictions for how the night will go can be found below.

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Over a Cup of Coffee: Broccoli cheese soup

It’s been warm and spring-like, but undoubtedly there will be lots more snowy days before spring really arrives. That means that there’s still time left to enjoy soup, like this week’s recipe for “Broccoli Cheese Soup.” The second recipe for “Spanish Noodles” is quick to prepare and yet good, a recipe to fix when you don’t have much time.

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From Pipi’s Pasture: The stool

I had a birthday awhile back, and my husband Lyle came home from the post office carrying a package that was slightly bulged on one side. It was from my sister, Darlene Blackford, and before I got a chance to open the box, she called. She said that when I opened the gift I was to keep in mind that it had several possible uses.

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Patti Mosbey: Rambo, son of a living legend of Sand Wash Basin

The Bureau of Land Management – BLM has been conducting a Bait and Trap gather in Sand Wash this winter. To date they have removed forty-three horses. The harsh winter weather with snow and mud shut the effort down in December. So far their efforts for continuing have been futile.

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Superintendent’s contract extended to 2019 by Moffat County School Board

In a strong show of support for his first eight months of work, the school board extended the contract of the Superintendent of Schools — David Ulrich.

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Education Briefs: Kindergarten registration open for the 2017-18 school year

News and events in education.

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Statements on marijuana by Trump's press secretary spark local concerns

When Rocky Mountain Remedies co-owner Kevin Fisher began selling medical marijuana in August 2009, he knew he was going into a business filled with uncertainties.

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Beauty Tip: Wash off makeup each night

We’ve all heard it before — washing off makeup before bed keeps your skin fresh and healthy, but do we know what happens to our skin when we don’t wash our face at night?

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Fitness Tip: Try cross training with variety of exercises

Have you considered cross-training? Cross-training involves incorporating different types of exercises such as walking, swimming, biking, or resistance training into your fitness routine. Cross-training can lead to workouts that are more fun and beneficial.

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Craig police urge gun safety following juvenile incidents

Following two incidents in the past week involving youth and guns, the Craig Police Department is urging parents to teach their kids about gun safety.

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Life and death was this Craig man’s business

For over 40 years this Craig man cared for people from cradle to grave. An exhibit at the Museum of Northwest Colorado that opened in May of 2014 commemorates the lifework of Dr. Elmer P. Monahan, Jr.

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Health Briefs: Celebration Saturday

News and events in health care.


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