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Mike Littwin: Now we know what desperation looks like

Now we know, three weeks too late, what desperation truly looks like. Green candidate Jill Stein has somehow raised millions of dollars for a three-state presidential recount — in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania — that will almost certainly accomplish nothing except to falsely raise hopes among distressed Democrats while annoying the hell out of one Donald Trump.

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Danielle Elkins: Give Trump a chance

When Donald Trump won the presidential election, many Hillary Clinton supporters expressed concerns — some more peacefully than others — about how he will handle the presidency after his “harsh” campaign, as it has been referred to.

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Craig elementary school students voted for Trump as the 2016 election offers lessons for all ages

Nationally, kids picked Hillary Clinton for the next president of the United States, but in line with the nation's adults, local Ridgeview Elementary school students voted to elect Donald Trump.

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Moffat County votes in new leadership

Craig's mayor to become commissioner — new mayor sought

A peaceful transition of power is a cornerstone of American democracy — whether it is welcoming a new president into office or changing the composition of local government.

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Uncontested DA races commonplace in rural Colorado

In Colorado, there were only seven contested races in the 22 judicial districts. In the 14th Judicial District encompassing Routt, Moffat and Grand counties, there has only been one contested election since 2000.

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Craig businesses react to minimum wage increase

Colorado voters have elected to raise the state’s minimum wage, in steps, from to $8.31 an hour to $12 by 2020 and local businesses have varying reactions.

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Danielle Elkins: We should come together as Americans, despite our differences

I voted for Donald Trump. I can assure you that I am not racist, I do not support rape culture and I am not stupid.

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High voter participation means democracy wins in 2016

Elections are won and lost by the numbers and the numbers — 66 and 87 — indicate that this year democracy won.

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Moffat County reacts to President-Elect Donald Trump

With overwhelming support in Moffat County, it is no surprise that people were buzzing about President-Elect Donald Trump’s victory on Election Day 2016.

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Moffat County voters approve Referred Measure 1A to help the county grow

Moffat County voters passed local Referred Measure 1A by a 145-vote margin yesterday, but folks at the Craig Daily Press’s Coffee and a Newspaper, the morning after the election, were still asking what 1A means for property taxes.

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Trump wins nation and Moffat County

Donald Trump swept Moffat County voters’ hearts Tuesday, as the nation anxiously watched the results roll in on Election Day.

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Full 2016 Election results for Moffat County

Here's how Moffat County residents voted in this year's election

The unofficial results of Moffat County voters.

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