From substance abuse to child psychiatry to mental health crises, the small but mighty team at Mind Springs Health in Craig never runs out of difficult problems to tackle, but the staff of eight seems tireless in their efforts to address the evolving mental health needs of the community they serve.
Neatly situated in its new location on top of the hill, The Memorial Hospital boasts state-of-the-art equipment and a nearly brand new building. For that, it can thank The Memorial Hospital Foundation.
Moffat County United Way is the thread to funding, support and communication for our local nonprofits.
Have you ever been so down and out that you can’t afford food? It’s an unfortunate reality for many, which is why the Interfaith Food Bank exists — to help put food in the bellies of those who can’t pay for groceries.
My name is Jan Roth. Many of you may know me, but most of you don’t, so an introduction may be in order. I decided to call this column Jack Rabbit Road, partly because it involves Native American folklore, but also because it’s where I live. Most folks call it County Road 17, north of Lay, near the old stagecoach road.
Board seeks waiver from PARCC assessments
For the average person, the term “pupil count” sounds pretty straightforward: count the number of kids in the classroom, and you have your pupil count. But when it comes to funding Colorado’s public schools, not so.
The Youth Career and Job Fair will be held from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. March 12 at the Colorado Northwestern Community College Craig campus.
The rules are changing for those who venture into the woods to hunt for antlers.
When someone tells you “manners maketh the man,” they’re probably inclined to lecture you about etiquette. When the hero of “Kingsman: The Secret Service” tells you that, he’s about to smash a glass in your face and beat you and your entire group of friends within an inch of your lives.
Moffat County Commissioner John Kinkaid managed to fly to Washington D.C. for meetings with both of Colorado’s U.S. Senators this week despite a blanket of snow over the northeastern region of the country.
The clash between environmental and energy reality versus idealism reached a crossroads in Denver this week when the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) convened in a technical conference on Feb. 25.
Moffat County Jail report and Craig Police Department summary of calls for service
Onward, dogs of battle.
In his State of the Union address earlier this month, President Obama stated, “no challenge poses a greater threat to future generations than climate change.”
Yampa Valley Regional Airport’s runway will be closed to all air traffic from 10 p.m. April 14 to 7 a.m. June 15. The roughly 60-day closure will include rehabilitation of the runway, shoulder construction, runway lighting system replacement and runway safety area grading.
The Craig Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for its annual business awards.
The school board has allotted extra time during its work session for public comment regarding the district’s budget and budget process, in addition to the regularly allotted public comment time during the meeting.
At the Tuesday night Craig City Council meeting, the Shadow Mountain Village improvement project, Yampa Valley Regional Airport and Colorado Northwestern Community College were the main topics of discussion.
Bulldogs finish 1-15, ready for new beginning next year
Bulldog hockey finished its season on a positive note this past weekend, getting its only win of the year in a 3-1 match against Aspen Saturday at Loudy-Simpson Park Ice Arena that brought pride to athletes’ faces as they moved on to another phase by saying farewell to the team’s seniors.
‘Gems of the Rockies’ features local chorus, visiting groups
The musical ensemble will host “Gems of the Rockies,” a dinner and show at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the Moffat County Fairgrounds Pavilion. The night of beautiful voices — the literal translation of the group’s name — will follow an all-day workshop for female singers hosted by Bella Vocé, as well as visiting acts Ruby Blue and Déja Vu.