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Hunting brochures, applications available online

Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s 2016 hunting brochures for big game, sheep and goats, as well as applications for licenses, are now available online.

Guy Winston Jones Jr.'s family: Thank you for support

To Guy Winston Jones Jr. friends and neighbors here in Craig: Thank you for your care and kindness to Guy through the years.

Stoffle family: Thank you!

The family of AJ Stoffle would like to take this time to thank the Craig Daily Press for keeping up with AJ’s Snocross Career for the past 14 years.

Beauty Tip: A beauty tip for men — get rid of ear and nose hairs

According to, men need beauty tips too. Unwanted hairs can be distracting. One suggestion the website offers is for men to be aware of ear and nose hairs.

Fitness Tip: BMI vs. body fat percentage

Body Mass Index (BMI) uses only two factors: height and weight.

Superfood Tip: The versatility of oatmeal

Oatmeal is a versatile, healthy and economical food staple to keep in your pantry.

TMH Living Well: Roughly 40 to 75% of people are vitamin D deficient

If you could take a supplement that would likely guard you against some cancers and the common cold and other viruses, would you? Many people are saying yes, and taking daily supplements of vitamin D.

Artwork highlights Hospice Daffodils fundraiser

Looking out on winter scenes from her studio in North Routt County, you wouldn’t think watercolor artist Barb Ross would be thinking about daffodils. But months before the blooms grace her garden, they grace her easel as artwork that will eventually appear on posters for the annual Hospice Daffodils fundraiser.

Healthy eating: Dark chocolate chunk oatmeal cookie bars

Craving something sweet? This cookie bar will provide fiber and nutrients by using whole grains and applesauce while satisfying your sweet tooth.

Craig briefs: Freedom Hooves to host meeting Saturday

Freedom Hooves Therapeutic Riding of Northwest Colorado will hold its annual shareholder’s meeting from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday in the conference room of the Moffat County School District Administration building. Board members will be elected and the annual report will be presented at the meeting.

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Moffat County wrestlers ranked highly heading into regionals

Moffat County High School wrestlers are ready and raring to go this weekend for what may be the final competition of the year for some and the stepping-stone to state for others. The 3A Region 4 Tournament takes place Friday and Saturday in Montrose, with the Bulldogs among 14 teams that will attend, including Basalt, Bayfield, Coal Ridge, Delta, Eagle Valley, Grand Valley, Gunnison, Montezuma-Cortez, Olathe, Pagosa Springs, Rifle, Sheridan and Steamboat Springs.

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Winter walkabout studies accessibility in Craig

“It’s hard to get around when you’re ambulatory,” City Manager Jim Ferree, one of the participants, said. “I can’t imagine what it’s like if you’re in a wheelchair.”

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Supreme Court issues landmark stay in Clean Power Plan case

The Supreme Court of the United States, in a 5-4 decision, halted implementation of President Barack Obama’s Clean Power Plan until legality is decided.

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Tree well danger still exists at ski area

With sunshine and warmer temperatures, spring skiing conditions are taking shape at the Steamboat Ski Area, but the tree well danger still exists.

Mary Brown: Update from the Yampa-White-Green Round Table

As the new chair of the Yampa-White-Green Rivers Basin Round Table, I’m writing to give an update on some of the water issues being addressed both in Northwest Colorado and throughout the state.

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The Bock’s Office: Lots of love films available for Valentine viewing

Valentine’s Day: a portion of the calendar devoted to romance that also happens to occur right in the dead of winter. No wonder Hollywood has so many love stories out this time of year. Whether your tastes have you wanting to flock to theaters to see Nicholas Sparks fare “The Choice,” the rom-com “How to Be Single” or the alternative period piece “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” — Jane Austen absolutely would have written Elizabeth Bennet as a slayer of the undead if she had thought of it — remember there is a bounty of options, many that have been released in the past year or two.

New Wolf Creek seam producing coal at Twentymile mine southwest of Steamboat Springs

Local coal mine goes deeper

Even as mining operations continue in the Wadge seam at Twentymile Coal Mine, far below, in the Wolf Creek seam, two pieces of heavy equipment called continuous miners are creating parallel entries on either side of a future long-wall tunnel.

Mike Littwin: Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump’s New Hampshire revolution

The winners in the New Hampshire primaries were, as you might have heard, Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump. In related news, the world has turned upside down. Yes, it’s just as big as that.

On the record for Feb. 12

On the record for Feb. 12.

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Craig Sports Briefs for Feb. 12, 2016: Dodgeball league crowns first champion

The Craig Parks & Recreation co-ed dodgeball league held its final round of competition Wednesday, as the team Beastie Balls was named the best of the bunch. The group tore through the championship with a 15-1 victory over Walks Team to meet with the Rubber Chuckers, who won eight games to DSM’s six in the semifinals. The fast-paced last set of the season went to 18 games as Beastie Balls took it, 13-5.