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Moffat County boys, girls runners on path to state meet

Girls cross country team wins 3rd consecutive regional championship

The boys and girls teams will attend the 3A state championships Oct. 25 in Colorado Springs after their strong showing at the 3A Region 1 competition Friday in Delta.

Faith Column: We are his workmanship

Ephesians 2:10 (NASB), “For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand so that we would walk in them.”

Baxter Black: Brand name beef

A variety of names for meat dishes.

From Pipi’s Pasture: Autumn on the ranch

Each change of season means a change in routine for ranchers and the getting-ready chores that go along with it. Right now, for example, livestock is being moved home from where the animals pastured over the summer. And before they can be moved home, fences along fall pasture have to be checked and hay yards buttoned up.

Government update for the week of Oct. 20

Moffat County Commissioner weekly agenda.

Visiting Nurse Association: Time to sign up for health insurance again

Yes, it’s already time for our community to start thinking about health insurance for 2015. Clients can re-enroll or sign up for the first time starting Nov. 15.

Conservation Colorado: In Colorado, water gets real personal, real fast

Recently, over burritos and margaritas at Vallarta’s Restaurant I was asked what the number one thing is that I should know about rivers in Colorado. Like a deer in the headlights, I sat in silence.

Museum of Northwest Colorado: Catalog sales savvy

Internet and catalog sales are an enormous part of today’s world of commerce bringing products and services from around the globe to doorsteps sometimes thousands of miles away. The idea of marketing outside a specific geographic area was nothing new to an enterprising Craig businessman 100 years ago.

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Moffat County Republican Party chairwoman accepted into leadership program

As if Brandi Meek doesn’t already wear enough hats, she decided to put on another one.

Gary L. Jacobs II: Thanks for good health care

I was in your area with three friends bow hunting elk. I hadn’t been feeling well, and the morning of Aug. 31 I was having chest pains so one of my companions brought me to the emergency room that morning. The gal at the reception counter was very friendly, took all my information, which I gave her, and then someone came out and took me right to a room.

John and Doris Zimmerman: Political sign stolen

Someone came onto our private property and stole our “Cory Gardener for U.S. Senate” sign. This sign was in our driveway at 855 County Rd. 30.

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Moffat County volleyball can't finish upset bid of Steamboat on Senior Night

Moffat County High School volleyball took an early lead but ultimately fell, 3-1, against their Steamboat Springs rivals.

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Moffat County, Steamboat soccer end season with 2-0 Sailor win

Playoffs still possible for Steamboat team

They may not have been in the same classification for several years, but the Highway 40 rivalry between the Bulldogs and the Sailors was alive and well this week.

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Colorado Treasurer Walker Stapleton visits Craig, Trapper Mine

Visiting Northwest Colorado is important to Walker Stapleton because he wants to connect with area voters, but he was also excited to visit because he got to tour Trapper Mine after talking with Craig community members.

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Pineridge Homeowners' Association in Craig confronts challenges

Neighborhoods have struggles to deal with, and some formally convene to address those struggles. Such groups are often known as homeowners’ associations.

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The Bock’s Office: ‘The Judge’ can be a bit of a trial to watch

The last thing legal counsel wants is to handle the case of someone who shares their surname. The only thing worse is someone who insists on backseat lawyering, something that happens, but isn’t as funny as it sounds, in “The Judge.”

Super Food Tip: Baby carrots

Baby carrots may be the healthiest most convenient grab-and-go super foods.

Fitness Tip: How are you walking?

There are some strategies that can help you be a better walker.

Janet Sheridan: Impossible to explain

I identify with philosophers, dreamers and academics who contemplate the mysteries of life, because I, too, ponder the unexplainable.

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Craig’s Doak Walker yearly football champions declared

Tigers, Saints big winners of youth football

With the long tweet of a whistle, another season of Craig Parks and Recreation’s Doak Walker tackle football was officially finished Wednesday evening, with plenty of memories for the pint-sized stars of the gridiron and their families.