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Touring Moffat County: Godiva Rim

The Godiva Rim is a great way to get off the beaten path and enjoy all of Moffat County. Located in the heart of Moffat County the Godiva Rim is an imposing anticline overlooking the entire Yampa Valley. Looking to the west you can see Browns Park, the Vermillion Basin, and Sand Wash surrounded by Douglas Mountain, Diamond Mountain and Cold Springs. Looking to the east you can see the area encompassed by Black Mountain, Bakers Peak, Medicine Bow Mountains, the Gore Range of the Continental Divide, and the White River wilderness.

Mike Littwin: Until the fire next time

The armored cars were rolling, the Walgreens was burning, the tear gas was flying, the glass everywhere was shattering. And every bit of it — every good-on-TV moment of it — was entirely predictable.

Craigslist scam results in arrest

A woman arrested Tuesday is suspected of bilking a Routt County couple out of $17,900 in a Craigslist scam.

Karen Cattoor: Grateful for Hampton Inn

As Thanksgiving approaches, we think of all the things we are grateful for. One of those things is living in a small town and the generosity of the people who live here.

Bridges Out of Poverty receives $50K grant

Moffat County United Way announced Tuesday that it has received a $50,000 Daniels Fund grant to support its Bridges Out of Poverty Program.

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Good fats add healthful boost to Thanksgiving meal

There’s no reason to avoid fat this Thanksgiving, but knowing which fats to cook with and which to leave out can make a world of difference for the healthfulness of your feast.

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Steamboat Ski Area announces Scholarship Day terrain

Powder should be aplenty Wednesday morning when Steamboat Ski Area opens for the 2014-15 season.

Deals are many for Small Business Saturday in Craig

Shopping promotion aims to boost local economies

Residents of Craig are encouraged to join in the movement of Small Business Saturday, an effort to promote locally owned businesses amid the biggest sales weekend of all.

On the record for Moffat County Jail Nov. 25

Moffat County Jail report for Nov. 25

Prather’s Pick: Pumpkins galore

It’s a tradition to reflect on our blessings during the Thanksgiving holiday. Jose and his family, characters in this week’s picture book for children, are undoubtedly thankful for their pumpkin harvest.

Lance Scranton: Thanks for nothing!

If you’re like me, you have nothing to be thankful for this year. “Nothing” was the only word that came to mind this week. Nothing has been happening to me all year and I didn’t even realize it because I was so focused on “something.”

Moffat County Commissioner Nov. 25 recap

Moffat County Commissioners meeting recap for Nov. 25

Interviews begin this week to find new manager for Yampa Valley Regional Airport west of Steamboat

The candidate who becomes the new airport manager will set his or her wheels down in the middle of the busy ski resort season at Yampa Valley Regional Airport, which sees the bulk of its commercial airline traffic for the year in a span of 16 weeks.

Autopsies performed on 2 missing people found dead Saturday

Police say no significant discoveries were made during the autopsies that were performed Monday on the two Steamboat residents found dead in the back of a pickup Saturday.

Moffat County marijuana policies clarified

After the marijuana referendum didn’t pass on Moffat County’s Nov. 4 ballot, many area residents were left wondering if it is legal to grow any marijuana in Moffat County.

Craig briefs: Coffee and a Newspaper to discuss shopping local

The Craig Daily Press will host its next Coffee and a Newspaper from 7 to 7:50 a.m. Dec. 3 at The Memorial Hospital. The topic will be about shopping local for all your holiday needs.

Frank Hadley: I’m cancer free!

This letter is to give the deepest sincere thanks to the wonderful family, friends and former students and athletes who helped me through 14 years of traveling back and forth weekly to chemo therapy at the V.A. Hospital in Denver, and a bone marrow transplant that took three months at the Veterans Bone Marrow Specialty Hospital in Seattle, Washington.

Mary Jo Brown: Thanksgiving meaning

Christmas is getting closer, and the signs are spreading in various forms. The hype of Christmas over shadows Thanksgiving making it almost an afterthought. In reality, Thanksgiving should be every bit as special a day as Christmas and celebrated in its own special way.

Stephanie Pearce: Thankful for Thanksgiving memories

Thanksgiving brings several memories of family back to me. However, there are a couple memories of school that pop in my head every Thanksgiving.

Business Buzz: Newspaper welcomes new ad consultant

Business news from around Craig, Moffat County and Colorado.

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