News for Tuesday, May 29, 2012




Fun with a 5K: Top runners lauded for Craig jaunt

Before the hubbub of the Grand Olde West Days downtown street festival began, members of the Craig community were already up and running. Literally. Monday morning’s 5K Fun Run brought in 35 local runners seeking to tackle a three-mile course around town. Organizer Karrie Booth, owner of the sponsoring Holistic Health & Fitness, said the turnout was encouraging.

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Mitt Romney today in Craig: Obama 'out of excuses'

The Republican presidential candidate focused on energy during his campaign stop at Alice Pleasant park in Craig this morning. "Coal equals job," he told a crowd of supporters that included local miners. "I want coal, gas, oil and nuclear, as well as renewables."