Durrell Martin said the best part of his job is being surrounded by “the Lord’s creation.”
Here’s hoping the piles of snow melt with this warm weather we’re supposed to have. I am ready for spring, and ready to get to work outside, as I know many of you are as well.
On the Record for April 7, 2010
Buried wind slabs and crusts complicate snowpack
The heavy snowstorm that dumped 21 inches of snow on the summit of Steamboat Ski Area in 48 hours Monday and Tuesday has prompted the Colorado Avalanche Information Center to issue a strong caution to backcountry skiers headed for powder skiing beyond the ski area’s boundary.
As a U.S. Army obstetrician and gynecologist at Fort Sill, Okla., Dr. Scott Ellis’ training went well beyond women’s health care and delivering babies.
Lila Herod, former Moffat County deputy clerk and county elections supervisor, said improvements to the Hamilton Community Center serve not only for the betterment of the building, but also for the community.
Patricia Cabano, a former Craig woman who was charged with 31 counts of bank fraud, reached a plea agreement Monday in U.S. District Court in Denver.
With the Western Slope League filled with tough baseball teams, Moffat County High School might have an ace up its sleeve. Or two.
The Moffat County School Board will host a special meeting from 4 to 5 p.m. Thursday in the boardroom of the administrative building, 775 Yampa Ave.
The Bureau of Land Management is seeking nominations for five openings on its Northwest Colorado Resource Advisory Council, according to a news release.
The village was built and is owned by another company. The condos are developed and sold. The ski hill is an island in a state dominated by the biggest resort companies in the country. The mountain must battle an ingrained season-pass war that has prices hovering at 1970 levels.
Hoza: School Board acted improperly when appointing superintendent
Hayden School Board President Brian Hoza said the hiring of Mike Luppes last week as half-time superintendent for the 2010-11 school year “wasn’t handled properly” and needs to be corrected.
Jennifer Jade Smith, 30, of Craig, was booked into Moffat County Jail on a warrant.
The name is catchy — the Clean Air, Clean Jobs Act. After all, who could argue with those prospects?
A doubleheader scheduled for 4 p.m. today between the Moffat County High School boys varsity baseball team and Uintah (Utah) High School has been canceled.
9 a.m. to 7 p.m. The Aging Well Program sponsors Wellness Wednesdays for adults ages 50 and older. Options include art, writing and exercise classes. Lunch is served at each week’s lunchtime presentation.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) —Be careful that you don’t come off as being too insistent about having your own way, especially in social involvements with friends. You wouldn’t want to be labeled as being selfish.
We really like the town and area of Craig. The people, as a whole, are friendly and willing to do anything for you. It definitely has a small-town feel. Therefore, we are very proud of this community.
Dear Annie: Our 20-year-old son “Kevin” worries us terribly. He was kicked out of college because of marijuana use and for the past year has couch-surfed, backpacked and hitchhiked.