News for Thursday, April 23, 2009



Horoscope for April 23, 2009

Horoscope for April 23, 2009

District attorney hopes to keep staff despite budget deficit

It's hard to look at Routt County's $4.9 million budget deficit and be upset the commission wants to make cuts, said Elizabeth Oldham, 14th Judicial District Attorney.

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MCHS swimmers to compete in Glenwood Springs on Saturday

The Bulldogs travel to Glenwood Springs on Saturday for a 10 a.m. meet with Glenwood, Montrose, Delta and Grand Junction. Six swimmers will be competing for MCHS.

Sarah Hepworth: Thanks to 2009 Children's Festival contributors

Dear editor: On behalf of the Moffat County Early Childhood Coalition, I would like to extend our deepest gratitude to those who contributed to the success of the 2009 Children's Festival held at the mall April 11.

Dinosaur National Monument gets $13.1M stimulus for new visitor center

Dinosaur National Monument will receive $13.1 million to construct a new Quarry Visitor Center.

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Bill Harding: Veterans may be eligible for recovery dollars

It appears a "Veteran's Stimulus" one-time payment of $250 may be paid to some qualifying veterans by this summer.

Police blotter for April 23

Rulon Seth Johnson, 21, of Cedar City, Utah, was booked into Moffat County Jail on suspicion of driving under restraint.

Craig briefs: MCHS to hold crowning, prom Saturday night

It's that time of year when a king and queen are crowned and students dance all night.

Moffat County School Board agenda for April 23, 2009

Moffat County School Board meeting

Cathy Hamilton: Mathematics never factored into lifelong plans

This week, I learned that April is national Math Awareness Month (or MAM, as my accountant would say). Who knew?

Annie's Mailbox: My newlywed husband's financial life is a mess

Dear Annie: Two months ago, I married "Aiden" after more than a year of dating. He's a loving husband, and I am happy. The problem is, Aiden's financial life is a mess.

Datebook for April 23

7 to 11 a.m. 9News Health Fair senior blood draw takes place at Sunset Meadows II, 595 Ledford St., for seniors 65 years and older. Call Kristi at 824-5814.

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Hankins murder trial back in Moffat County

In a court order filed Tuesday, Judge Michael O'Hara agreed with a motion from the 14th Judicial District Attorney's Office to return the murder trial of Terry Hankins to Moffat County District Court.

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MCHS seniors showcase art at Serendipity Cafe & Coffee Shop

Ten Moffat County High School seniors are displaying their work at Serendipity Cafe & Coffee Shop as part of the first Senior Art Show.