News for Friday, June 4, 2010



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Capote's plea accepted; he'll serve 3 years in prison on manslaughter charge

Eduardo Capote was sentenced today for his role in a downtown Steamboat Springs altercation that led to the January 2009 death of Richard Lopez.

Moffat County to host American Legion tournament

CMS to be home site for end-of-season baseball tourney

The American Legion Post 62 baseball team, a team of Moffat County High School players, will have a big end to its summer. The team is scheduled to host the July 29 to Aug. 1 American Legion state tournament this summer.

Government update for June 4

Government update for June 4

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Craig church celebrating 50th anniversary

Faith Lutheran to host events, services June 19 and 20

Faith Lutheran Church will celebrate 50 years in Craig later this month. In honor of the celebration, the church has installed a new stained-glass window and will host public events and services at its 580 Green St., location.

On the Record for June 4, 2010

On the Record for June 4, 2010

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Summer Reading Program offers activities for readers of all ages

Four-year-old Avery Mac Phillips excitedly zipped around the children’s room at the Craig branch of Moffat County Libraries, pulling books from the shelves and pointing them out to his mother, Molly.

Annie's Mailbox: How can I rescue my elderly father?

Dear Annie: My father is 78 years old and has been a widower since Mom died four years ago.

The Rev. Randy Dollins: Bumper sticker blunder

Bumper stickers are like tattoos — they seem like a great idea at the time, but later on people tend to regret them and they’re really tough to remove.

Local fuel gauge for June 4

Regular unleaded and diesel prices as of Thursday afternoon.

Lausin: Thanks for all the help

I would like to thank the following people, businesses and organizations that helped with the Memorial Day service at Craig Cemetery

Veteran's Hotline: A word on the flag, Memorial Day

For the veterans who rode in the Saturday parade, the patriotism shown by spectators made us feel proud, especially when we saw little kids place their hand over their heart or salute when the flag passed by.

Craig Briefs: Forum today at fairgrounds pavilion

The Sirolli Institute will host a session today focusing on how entrepreneurship development can help revitalize a regional economy.

Bockelman: Fourth ‘Shrek’ is fun, but hopefully last in series

What if George Bailey had really taken advantage of his situation in “It’s a Wonderful Life” by terrorizing the residents of Bedford Falls and surfing along their rooftops?

Datebook for June 4

8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Senior swimnastics takes place at the American Legion Post 62 pool, 1055 Moffat County Road 7. Call 824-3625.

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Craig community service officers prepare for increased summer activity

Connie Davis, a community service officer for the Craig Police Department, said there is one thing above all others she needs to get through her day.

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Moffat County’s Casey Barnes wins state junior high rodeo title

It’s hard for Casey Barnes to imagine a better Colorado junior high school finals rodeo.

Horoscope for June 4

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) — There’s a chance that neither you nor a person with whom you’re presently involved will be completely forthright with one another. Compatibility can only be achieved through honesty.