A sure sign of spring in Craig is seeing the city’s street sweepers at work.
I am writing this because I feel it is so wrong that we have a “records” section in our newspaper, unlike bigger city papers.
At a press conference Thursday, the Colorado Department of Transportation made history by announcing the launch of an education campaign targeted at drivers about the dangers of driving under the influence of marijuana, according to a press release.
The Bears Ears Tea Party Patriots hosted a forum Thursday night to hear from Moffat County Commissioner John Kinkaid about his recent visit to Washington, D.C., to attend a National Association of Counties steering committee on energy, environment and land-use issues. The event in Craig also provided a forum for candidates running for the District 3 county commissioner seat opening up in 2015.
The Craig Daily Press hosted its monthly Coffee and a Newspaper on Wednesday, and it was wildly successful. Nearly 20 community members — including government officials, economic development personnel and business owners — attended the event that focused on Craig’s economy. Many interesting discussions took place, and one thing is clear: There’s a huge generation gap in the various views about how to bolster economic development for Craig and Moffat County.
Writing a book that’s both serious and humorous is not an easy task to master, but that’s exactly what Janet Bohart Sheridan does with her first paperback, “A Seasoned Life Lived In Small Towns: Memories, Musings and Observations.”
In the regional semifinal, both teams will try to pressure the ball and create easy points off turnovers.
“Thirty-seven Things You’ll Regret When You’re Old” by Mike Spoor at www.buzzfeed.com listed several of my youthful follies, which I’ve detailed below. Mr. Spoor contributed the italicized regret; I added the lamentation.
We have just entered Lent, the 40-day time frame in which we prepare ourselves, through penitence and fasting, self-examination and prayer for the celebration of the Resurrection of Jesus Christ. Historically, those of notorious sinful nature, who had been separated from the Church, were reconciled by personal repentance and the community’s forgiveness. Beginning on Ash Wednesday, we, through the symbolic act of placing ashes on our foreheads, recognize that we are all sinners, that we are all made from dust and will return to dust, and that we are all in need of reconciliation with others, both in and out of the Church community.
The daily cops roundup and jail report.
A trying experience like air travel is not meant for the impatient. The people who can’t help but tear into a bag of peanuts seconds after finding their seats are exactly the crowd the makers of “Non-Stop” had in mind as their audience, but it may be the folks with the greater attention span who will enjoy it more.
The 3A boys basketball regional semifinal matchup features two teams who have been putting plenty of points on the scoreboard this season.
A little more than a year after it picked up Old West Sanitation’s Moffat County operations, Twin Enviro Services has taken over the company’s Routt County trash collection business.
While most elementary school student councils campaign for better food in the lunchroom, a group of Hayden fifth-graders wants to give back to their community.
Southwestern Energy announces multimillion-dollar deal to purchase mineral leases in Moffat and Routt counties
Southwestern Energy announced Wednesday that it had signed an agreement to purchase 312,000 net acres in Moffat and Routt counties for $180 million, according to a press release.
The Bears Ears Tea Party Patriots is hosting an event for Moffat County Commissioner John Kinkaid, who recently visited Washington, D.C., to attend steering committees on environment, energy and land use.
Moffat County residents partook in one of their most celebrated constitutional rights Tuesday night at several different precinct caucuses. The precinct caucuses determine the delegates who will vote in the county and state assemblies for local and state candidates for the 2014 elections. The caucuses are broken into precinct and party designations. The Republican caucuses took place in 12 different precincts, and the Democrats met at one location at the American Legion Post. At the caucuses, delegates are nominated and voted on.
The airport hadn't had an official manager since Mel Baker left for the Front Range in November, and there were lots of emails to respond to and work to get caught up on.
The Craig golf course was able to open March 3, the earliest it ever has in Superintendent Tim Boyle's six years.
A colleague sent me an article to read a couple of weeks ago, and six of the writer’s words shocked me at first, and I thought, “Yes, this is important, but so are a bunch of other things.” I really pondered the article and the words that it spoke about how our children perceive their performances. I mean, we obviously love sports and all those extracurricular activities, or we wouldn’t talk about them all the time and get our kids joined up as soon as they are old enough.