On the Record for Oct. 18, 2011
The Moffat County Commission approved Tuesday extending an agreement with the Bureau of Land Management to maintain public usage of a county road near Dinosaur. Jeff Comstock, Moffat County’s natural resources director, and Kent Walker, BLM White River Field Office manager, negotiated the right-of-way grant.
Prospects can be dim for students who fall behind in reading at an early age, Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia told a group of about 30 Craig residents Monday. “Kids who leave third grade and are not proficient readers never really catch up in the other academic subject areas and they’re certainly not prepared for post-secondary opportunities when and if they do graduate,” he said. A public forum he conducted Monday at Craig City Hall was designed to take aim at that problem.
6:50 a.m. The Craig Rotary Club meets at the Golden Cavvy, 538 Yampa Ave. Visitors are welcome to attend. Call 826-4444.
In honor of Teen Read Week, the Craig branch of Moffat County Libraries, 570 Green St., is hosting teen game night and a drawing for an mp3 player and speaker set. Teen Read Week began Sunday and continues through Saturday. Teen game night is from 5 to 6:30 p.m. today at the library.
Acquiring some new acquaintances can help refurbish your circle of friends and make life more exciting in the year ahead. Traveling in different circles opens the door for many new experiences and gives you greater experience.
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