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"Cyber-Seniors" screening kicks off senior-teen mentor program in Routt and Moffat counties

Upcoming screenings of a documentary about a group of teens teaching seniors how to navigate the Internet and social media will kick off a local program pairing teens and seniors in the same way.

Craig briefs: MCHS seniors qualify for FBLA competition

Two Moffat County High School seniors are headed to the National Future Business Leaders of America competition in Chicago from June 28 through July 2 after competing in the state FBLA competition in Vail on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

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Two MCHS seniors qualify for FBLA national competition

Two Moffat County High School seniors are headed to the National Future Business Leaders of America competition in Chicago June 28 to July 2 after competing in the state FBLA competition in Vail Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

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Moffat County kids showcase imagination at state competition

From high stakes Jenga to robot creatures with hydraulic arms, nineteen of Moffat County’s elementary students put their creative and teamwork skills to the test for the Destination Imagination state competition Saturday in Denver.

Senior Spotlight: A kind heart

Once again I had to opportunity to spend some time at my sister’s home visiting with her and her family.

Stephanie Pearce: Being a parent

Parenting is an amazing experience. It’s a privilege that shouldn’t be taken lightly — a gift given to you.

Denim Day Wednesday raises awareness about sexual violence

Advocates Crisis Support Services is encouraging individuals and businesses in Craig and Moffat County to participate in Denim Day on Wednesday.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of April 27, 2015

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

Craig Sports Briefs for April 27, 2015: Weekend Moffat County baseball games moved to Monday

The Moffat County High School varsity baseball team’s doubleheader against Coal Ridge. rescheduled from the past Saturday, will start at 4 p.m. Monday at the Craig Middle School field, 915 Yampa Ave.

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Moffat County High School’s ‘Gatsby’-themed prom an elegant affair

Saturday night was like stepping back in time in numerous ways for the students of Moffat County High School. As part of the annual school prom, young partiers were whisked back in time to the Roaring Twenties for a gala stylized after F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby.”

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Putt-Putt Classic provides Craig with unique day of golf

All the amenities of the 19th hole were readily available as part of the annual Craig Putt-Putt Classic Saturday afternoon. The multi-business miniature golf game that includes stops at Mathers Bar, The Popular Bar and J.W. Snack’s Bar & Grill attracted about 20 teams this year, ready to think big, play small and putt long in the game sponsored by Budweiser and B&K Distributing.

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Craig Station spring outage brings business

The spring outage at Craig Station is not just an opportunity for Tri-State Generation and Transmission to preform routine maintenance and repairs — it’s an important economic driver for Craig.

Craig education briefs for April 25, 2015: Information session offered Monday to learn about virtual public school

The Colorado Connections Academy, based in the Denver metro area, is offering an information session to parents interested in learning more about virtual public school from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Clarion Inn & Suites.

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Moffat County girls track team wins Clint Wells Invitational, MCHS boys take 3rd

Runner Kayla Pinnt edges out own school record in 100-meter dash

A day that included a 10-minute deluge couldn’t dampen the winning spirits of the Moffat County High School track and field teams. Bulldog athletes were at their peak Friday during the Clint Wells Invitational at MCHS, the girls capturing first place overall and the boys taking third in front of home fans during an exciting day that saw 10 event wins for the host school.

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4-0 loss to Roaring Fork hurts Moffat County soccer’s playoff chances

Bulldogs highlight 4 during Senior Night

Earlier this week, the members of the Moffat County High School girls varsity soccer team had one their best games, but their hopes for the postseason weren’t quite as sunny as the weekend began. MCHS lost, 4-0, in a Friday home game against Roaring Fork that brought the Bulldogs to 5-3 in the 3A/2A Western Slope League.

Baxter Black: One of the mysteries of life

Why is it that we know couples that beg the question, “What does she see in him?” I’m not going to use names for the sake of privacy. I can’t actually say “to protect the innocent.” I’m just going to use the aliasi of Geraldo and Lucinda.

From Pipi’s Pasture: Being positive

Spring season on the ranch brings with it lots of work. To name a few jobs, there’s calving and lambing, branding, getting the fields ready for haying season, irrigating and fence repair so that livestock can be let out into summer pasture.

Over a Cup of Coffee: Joe’s Homemade Focaccia

This week Joe Belcher, owner of Gino’s Pizzeria in Craig, is sharing his recipe for “Homemade Focaccia” with readers. Focaccia is a bread that is used in the restaurant to make sandwiches, pepperoni sticks, and bread sticks. Joe is a certified culinarian who has been cooking for 15 years.

Conservation Colorado: The tightrope of public lands management

It’s not often when you find a conservationist seeking out the opportunity to defend a plan that proposes the drilling of over 15,000 oil and gas wells. But that is what I’m going to try to do.

Government Update for April 25

Government Update for April 25