News for Saturday, June 15, 2013



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Weekend car show in Craig exhibits classic autos

Cars of every make and model and every color of the rainbow lined Yampa Avenue on Saturday afternoon during the Bear River Young Life and Colorado Cruisers Car and Motorcycle Show. Spectators got the chance to see a wide variety of vehicular craftsmanship brought in from people all over the country while raising funds throughout the day for Young Life.

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Cracker rocks the park during Whittle the Wood festivities in Craig

Cracker packed the Loudy-Simpson Park on Saturday in a rocking send-off to this year's Whittle the Wood Rendezvous.

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Whittle the Wood carver sweeps 2013 awards

After more than three days of carving in the sun and heat at Loudy-Simpson Park, one artist’s work among 11 stood out Saturday at the finale of the 14th annual Whittle the Wood Rendezvous.

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Whittle the Wood Quick Carve attracts a crowd in Craig

The main wood carving competition is the reason artists come to Craig for the Whittle the Wood Rendezvous and what attracts community members out to Loudy-Simpson Park during the week leading up to the Saturday festival. But when it comes to a higher-octane form of artsy entertainment, the Quick Carve can’t be beat.

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Runners Wake the Whittler Saturday at Loudy-Simpson

Whittle the Wood’s Saturday festivities began with a healthy community run through Loudy-Simpson Park. Friends of Moffat County Education hosted the Wake the Whittler 5K run and walk as well as a 1-mile family fun run.