News for Wednesday, April 28, 2010

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Michelle Balleck: Take your pick of fun this weekend

Doesn’t it feel like feast or famine around here? Either we sit around and twiddle our thumbs or we’re so booked we can’t possibly make it to everything planned. Well this weekend, it’s the latter, so read on to find out more about what’s going on so you can pick and choose.

New Moffat County girls basketball coach named

Matt Ray to take over reigns of high school varsity team

After being without a coach for the first time in 15 years, finding a new coach took just one week for the Moffat County High School girls varsity basketball team.

Clint Wells invite pushed to Monday

The Clint Wells track and field invitational has been moved from Friday to Monday, because of a fast-approaching storm front.

On the Record for April 28, 2010

On the Record for April 28, 2010

Today's MCHS baseball games rescheduled

oday’s Moffat County High School boys varsity baseball games against Delta High School have been rescheduled. The two teams were originally slated to play at noon and 2 p.m., but due to ACT testing, the games have been moved to noon and 2 p.m. Thursday in Delta.

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Armstrong partners with Steamboat's Honey Stinger

Seven-time Tour de France winner joins ownership team

The seven-time Tour de France winner will become part of the ownership team at the energy food company. He'll also lend his image to the company's marketing campaigns, and Honey Stinger products will be available at Armstrong's events.

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Reaching their potential

Casino Night to raise funds for Horizons Specialized Services

Jeremy Gohr and Jason Latham are learning to cook together. The two men already share their favorite TV shows, video games and a two-bedroom apartment in Craig. They share a love for competing in the Special Olympics, and display countless medals won in competition in their bedrooms.

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Cinco de Mayo celebration set for Saturday at Centennial Mall

Craig resident Erika Valenzuela has lived in America for more than 20 years, but her memory of May 5 stretches back to her childhood in Mexico.

Officials discuss projects at airport

Craig City Council member Ray Beck said airports are “vital pieces of infrastructure,” and improving them is important to communities.

Annie's Mailbox: Should he know about lying wife?

ear Annie: My husband’s older brother was married last year and we have since discovered that his wife is a compulsive liar.

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Steamboat girls soccer defeats Moffat County

The Steamboat Springs High School girls soccer team shook off more rust and a tough outing after the first day back from spring break, downing rival Moffat County, 4-0, on Tuesday in Craig. Steamboat, which fell to Cheyenne Central on Monday, was never really challenged Tuesday.

Datebook for April 28

8 a.m. to noon. All Moffat County High School juniors take the state ACT test at MCHS, 900 Finley Lane.

The Memorial Hospital board meeting agenda for April 28

7 p.m. Wednesday, conference rooms A, B and C at TMH, 750 Hospital Loop

Commission approves energy audit

Moffat County could be going green and saving some green in the process.

Editorial: Tax as a catalyst

It seems many agree that a proposed 6.9-percent lodging tax is a worthy question and one best left to voters to decide on in November.

Horoscope for April 28

TAURUS (April 20-May 20) — Even if something you’re presently negotiating looks like it is close to reaching a final agreement, don’t sign the deal until all the facts have been verified and things are actually a fait accompli.

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Scott Costello homers on birthday to lead MCHS baseball over Steamboat, 9-3

Last summer, Scott Costello couldn’t believe he had hit his first career home run until it left the yard. On Tuesday, it was déjà vu all over again for the Moffat County High School senior. Costello, who celebrated his birthday on Tuesday, brought his own fireworks in the way of a two-run home run in the fourth inning to pace MCHS in its 9-3 win Tuesday over Steamboat Springs High School at Craig Middle School.

Craig Briefs: Juniors scheduled for testing today

All Moffat County High School juniors will be taking the state ACT test from 8 a.m. to noon today at MCHS, 900 Finley Lane.