Candidates encouraged to bid for office before March 1 caucuses
As the presidential race heats up, Moffat County has a big election of its own in November with two commissioner seats up for voter approval.
St. John, a Republican, has lived in Craig for 35 years and his experience includes two terms on the Moffat County School Board and two terms on Craig City Council.
Moffat County Commissioner Chuck Grobe announced Wednesday that he will not seek re-election in November.
Colorado residents who want to participate in the state's precinct caucuses have until Monday to choose a party affiliation.
Former state Senate president Morgan Carroll, who announced she’s running against Mike Coffman in the 6th congressional district, is seen as the Democrats’ best chance at the seat. But can she beat Coffman?
The Moffat County School District Board of Education turned over four of its seven seats in this year’s election. With eight new candidates and no incumbents running for re-election, the election offered voters the opportunity to redefine the board that will address challenging issues such as the budget and student achievement in the coming years.
Today’s election presented Moffat County and Craig residents with two ballot initiatives geared toward economic development.
It’s been 20 years since candidates have had to vie for seats on Colorado Northwestern Community College’s Board of Control, but this year brought five highly qualified candidates to the table for three at-large seats.
Craig and Moffat County voters have until 7 p.m. Tuesday to submit their completed ballots for the November election.
Completed ballots are trickling into Moffat County Courthouse with an expected increase in submissions in the next few days leading up to the 7 p.m. Tuesday deadline.
Whereas last week’s school board candidate forum addressed a handful of hot-button issues, Tuesday night’s forum covered a broad spectrum of questions, from student testing to evaluating teachers to what changes candidates would most like to see in the school district.
The Craig Daily Press asked four questions of each candidate for the Moffat County School District Board of Education. Here are their answers.