News for Thursday, November 3, 2011

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Hayden Town Council OKs pit bulls

Responding to a request to ban pit bull terriers, the Hayden Town Council said no breed should be singled out and instead decided to look into giving the municipal court judge the ability to impose higher fines and penalties on residents whose dogs are repeatedly caught running loose.

Janet Sheridan: And then I remember

Sometimes I forget, and the forgetting deprives me of my past joys and heartbreaks, successes and failures, progressions and regressions. My understanding of what I was, and why, is diminished when I forget. Recently, I was reminded of the deep happiness that flowed through my days when I worked with the fresh minds of students from kindergarten through high school.

On the Record for Nov. 3, 2011

On the Record for Nov. 3, 2011

MCTA considers hosting event for 2012 Bicycle Tour of Colorado

The Moffat County Tourism Association Board discussed Wednesday hosting a structured activity during the 2012 Bicycle Tour of Colorado. The tour is a seven-day bike tour in the central Rocky Mountains limited to 1,500 riders. It is scheduled to take place from June 17 through 23, 2012, and to make stops in Fort Collins, Laramie, Wyo., Saratoga, Wyo., Craig, Steamboat Springs and Walden. MCTA board members said they expect tour riders to arrive June 21 in Craig.

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Bulldogs close out football season against Steamboat Friday

Nothing fixes a broken season like a victory over a rival. While the Moffat County High School varsity football team hasn’t had the year the players had hoped for — sitting at 2-7 overall and 2-4 in Western Slope League play — a win Friday at Steamboat Springs High School would be huge, head coach Kip Hafey said.

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LSRV Rattlers face Kaycee in state playoffs Friday

A week after the Little Snake River Valley School’s six-man varsity football team played an opponent they had never matched up with before, the Rattlers play a similar opponent Friday. LSRV will host Kaycee High School at noon in Baggs, Wyo., in the semifinals of the Wyoming 1A state playoffs. It will be the fifth meeting in three years between the two teams.

Briefs for Nov. 3, 2011: Tea Party to host involvement meeting

The Bears Ears Tea Party Patriots will host a meeting about how residents can become involved and have their voices heard at 7 p.m. today at The Center of Craig, 601 Yampa Ave. Bob McConnell, an Independent; K.C. Hume, a Republican; and Brain Baxter, a Democrat, will speak.

Datebook for Nov. 3, 2011

9 a.m. Hunter sight-ins are at the Bears Ears Sportsman Club Cedar Mountain Range, on Moffat County Road 7. Targets are out to 400 yards. Call Howdy at 824-6109 or 629-8550 or Andy at 824-8407.

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Sudoku for Nov. 3, 2011

Sudoku for Nov. 3, 2011

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Crossword for Nov. 3, 2011

Crossword for Nov. 3, 2011

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Comics for Nov. 3, 2011

Comics for Nov. 3, 2011

Horoscope for Nov. 3, 2011

Advancement in your chosen field of endeavor is highly likely in the year ahead, but you'll need to be patient, because it's also very possible that your ascendancy will happen in fits and starts. Relax and go with the flow.