Craig briefs: Humane Society meeting today


— The Humane Society of Moffat County is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m. today at the Golden Cavvy, 538 Yampa Ave. The meeting is open to the public. For more information, call Ann Anderson at 826-2717.

Republicans release agenda for Tuesday

The Moffat County Republican Central Committee is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Craig Rural Fire Station. The meeting is open to the public.

The meeting agenda is listed below:

• Call to order, Pledge of Allegiance

• Approve minutes

• Treasurer's report

• Treasurer replacement

• Bylaw change in regard to vacancy committee

• Web site changes

• Lincoln Day Dinner

• Other new business

• Adjournment

Craig Emergency Preparedness Fair

The 2nd annual Community Emergency Preparedness Fair is scheduled for 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1295 W. Ninth St.

During the fair, there will be information and demonstrations on:

• Three-month storage plans.

• 72-hour kits.

• Preserving important documents.

• Different ideas on preserving food.

• Basic First Aid and information on H1N1.

Organizers also will give away a 72-hour kit, boxes of water, an emergency crank radio and cans of food.

The event is free and open to the public.

For more information, call Lynne Herring at 824-6607.

Auction to raise money for Pike

An auction Oct. 17 at the OP Bar & Grill will benefit Cory Pike, a 2007 Moffat County High School graduate and a Colorado State University student. Pike was diagnosed June 10 with Burkitt's lymphoma.

The auction starts at 1 p.m. Local businesses have donated some "great items," auction organizers reported in a news release, and there also will be a raffle drawing during the event.

Donations are being accepted. For more information, call Becky at 826-2372 or Renae at 824-4644.


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