News for Thursday, March 25, 2010



On the Record for March 25, 2010

On the Record for March 25, 2010

Andy Bockelman: ‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’: Was sixth grade this bad for everyone?

Whether your days were filled with wedgies, swirlies, cooties or something worse in the years between elementary and high school, anyone can identify with the prepubescent kid in question in “Diary of a Wimpy Kid.”

Craig discusses tax on lodging

Craig City Council member Terry Carwile raised the idea Tuesday night of possibly implementing a citywide lodging tax in Craig during the council’s meeting.

Moffat County gets new community housing

With a new property and a new partnership with a national Christian nonprofit agency, the Moffat County Fuller Center is ready to move into the future of improving sub-standard housing for low-income families in the area.

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DOW officials gather in Craig for annual conference

DOW officials gathered at the Holiday Inn of Craig for an annual conference on Tuesday and Wednesday to learn about new ways to manage and preserve the more than 500,000 acres across Colorado designated as state wildlife areas.

Agenda for Moffat County School Board for today

The agenda for Moffat County School Board for today.

Craig briefs: Commission hosts special meeting; Krispy Kremes go on sale Friday

The Moffat County Commission will host a special meeting from 8:30 to 9 a.m. today at the Moffat County Courthouse, 221 W. Victory Way.

Datebook for March 25

8:30 to 9 a.m. The Moffat County Commission hosts a special meeting at the Moffat County Courthouse, 221 W. Victory Way. The commission will discuss House Bill 1365, also known as the Clean Air, Clean Jobs Act, and its potential effects on the county. The meeting is open to the public. Call 824-5517.

MCHS girls soccer team falls

The Moffat County High School girls varsity soccer team lost, 4-0, on Tuesday to Palisade High School.

Craig City Council action items for March 22

At its Tuesday meeting, the council: • Approved, 6-0, to extend the contract of Anson Excavating and to allocate $25,000 more in installation costs to replace 1055 feet of water line on Steele Street.

Daily horoscope for March 25

Daily horoscope for March 25

John Salazar to visit Steamboat on Saturday

Congressman to speak at Democrats’ fundraiser days after health care passage

U.S. Rep. John Salazar will visit Steamboat Springs less than a week after voting for the federal health care overhaul, but the nature of his scheduled appearance means it’ll cost $25 to bend his ear on the controversial legislation.

Annie's Mailbox: Marriage headed for divorce

Dear Annie: Once again, my husband is taking a vacation without me. We both work. My job, however, is part time with no paid vacation, and after taxes and paying my student loan, my annual income is $10,000.

MCHS wrestlers receive individual awards at team dinner

For a year that was marred by injuries, the Moffat County High School boys varsity wrestling team was able to make a successful run. That success included four state qualifiers, one state placer, four academic all-state honorable mentions, one academic all-state first team member, two all-conference selections and two all-conference honorable mention selections.