News for Monday, May 31, 2010



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Cowboy Action Shoot in Craig features more than 70 gunslingers

At the Cowboy Action Shoot on Saturday and Sunday, almost everything was the same as it has been in recent years.

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MCHS graduates celebrate endings, new beginnings

The Moffat County High School Class of 2010 was one of a kind.

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20th Grand Olde West Days brings fresh activities to Craig

Mardi Anson thought Craig's Grand Olde West Days celebration needed something more.

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More than 70 volunteers lay flags near veterans’ gravestones in Craig

Families, veterans and community members gathered Sunday night at Craig Cemetery to place American flags at 680 gravestones belonging to local veterans.

Don't miss out on today's Grand Olde West Days

Don’t miss out on the myriad of festivities happening this morning.

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Joseph McConnel becomes youngest Lane Frost Challenge winner

As far as 16-year-old Joseph McConnel knows, winning bull-riding competitions is easy.

Annie's Mailbox: Remember the sacrifices made by our veterans

Dear Readers: Today is Memorial Day.

Sports Spotlight: Ashley Whiffen

Age: 14 Sport and position: Softball, pitcher

Glanville: Dream-killer turned memory-machine

I entered my 13th year, and that’s the year the weak side of your brain decides to stay home or find someone else to play with.

My Life My Words: Renata Beason — Enjoying the many freedoms

“I came here from Gdansk, Poland in 1991.

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Aging Well: Dinner and golf event celebrates hospice programs

It is said that life is best lived in the present. That adage is perhaps no more poignant than when the end of life is near. When a person’s fight is finished and their focus turns to peace — and the present — there is hospice.

Datebook for May 31

All branches of the Moffat County Libraries are closed in observance of Memorial Day.

Craig Briefs: Free car show part of street festival

Grand Olde West Days will include a free car show today during the street festival.

Horoscope for May 31

GEMINI (May 21-June 20) — Don’t allow activities of a frivolous nature usurp the time you allotted for a more serious project currently on your drawing board, especially if it could be a big moneymaker for you.