News for Thursday, September 22, 2011

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Oak Creek Town Board denies marijuana grow license transfer

At its Thursday meeting, the Oak Creek Town Board denied, 3-2, a medical marijuana grow license transfer between two Northwest Colorado businesses.

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Local company hosting auction in hopes of attracting treasure seekers

Two furniture dollies, an office chair, a toddler bed, a table, car keys and a tackle box. That’s a sampling of what’s for sale at noon Friday when the contents of unit AA29 at Durose Storage go to auction. But, that’s not everything. Friday's buyer also will purchase what he or she cannot see in the unit—and what he or she hopes is there.

On the Record for Sept. 22, 2011

On the Record for Sept. 22, 2011

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DEA: Dispose of bath salts

Agency institutes emergency ban on substance

The idea of bath salts may bring to mind colorful crystals that add fragrance to a long, hot soak. But, it’s also become a common name for a dangerous cocktail of synthetic stimulants made to replicate the effects of hard drugs. Until recently, the drugs were not controlled and could be purchased legally in stores.

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MCHS senior golfers miss on state tournament

Parker King watched as his putt for par lipped out of the 15th hole and headed toward the edge of the green Tuesday at Rifle Creek Golf Course. What should have been three strokes turned into five, King said. Later, during a playoff on the first hole, King’s drive didn’t go as planned and the Moffat County High School senior couldn’t recover, shooting a six on the par 4.

Warrant issued in Moffat County for wrongful branding

An arrest warrant has been issued in Moffat County District Court for a local rancher suspected of violating Colorado Revised Statutes regarding cattle. Monty Luke Pilgrim, 51, of Little Snake River, is suspected of theft, a Class 3 felony; theft of certain animals, a Class 4 felony; wrongful branding, a Class 6 felony; and concealing estrays, a Class 6 felony, according to an arrest affidavit filed Tuesday in district court. Formal charges have not been filed, according to records.

Datebook for Sept. 22, 2011

10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Story time takes place at the Craig branch of the Moffat County Libraries, 570 Green St. Families can enjoy guest speakers, skits, activities and songs. Call 824-5116.

Briefs for Sept. 22, 2011: Aging Well offers Tai Chi, Healthier Living

Aging Well, a program of the Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association, is offering Tai Chi for Health with an emphasis on diabetes and Healthier Living, a workshop to help participants better manage health conditions or challenges. Tai Chi runs from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays from Tuesday to Nov. 1 at the Boys & Girls Club of Craig, 1324 E. U.S. Highway 40. There is a $3 suggested donation per class.

Horoscope for Sept. 22, 2011

In the next year, you should seek personal fulfillment by joining a social organization that has members who enjoy the same activities as you. If you like golf, join a golf club, if you like bridge, join a bridge group, and so on.

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Crossword for Sept. 22, 2011

Crossword for Sept. 22, 2011

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Sudoku for Sept. 22, 2011

Sudoku for Sept. 22, 2011

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Comics for Sept. 22, 2011

Comics for Sept. 22, 2011