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Meth found in bra: On the record for March 28

9:53 p.m. On the 500 block of Ledford Street, officers responded to a report of an intoxicated male with all of his belongings who wanted to stay overnight at the laundromat. He had been kicked out of his girlfriend’s house, but the business didn’t want him to stay there. He said he couldn’t carry all of his belongings and needed a ride to the hotel, but he wasn’t sure which hotel. Officers made contact and were going to try to help him get a bus ticket.

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Craig briefs: State, national gasoline prices increase slightly during past week, survey says

Average retail gasoline prices in Colorado have risen 0.9 cents per gallon the past week, averaging $2.17 per gallon, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,158 gas outlets in Colorado.

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Toothless man knocks: On the record and jail report for March 21 to 28

9:46 p.m. On the 600 block of Taylor Street, officers responded to a report of a suspicious incident. A woman reported that a toothless man, approximately 40 years old wearing a beanie and a hoodie, had come to her door four times in the past several months asking for random people who had never resided at her residence. He then told her he was going to take care of that hill leaning on her fence. Officers did not find him.

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Salt River Project abatements hit Moffat, Routt county pocketbooks

Utility company's reduced value doesn't indicate reductions for other Craig, Hayden station owners

Many publicly funded Northwest Colorado organizations will have to tighten their belts this year after Moffat County Commissioners elected not to protest tax abatement requests from Salt River Project, an Arizona-based utility and partial owner of coal-fired Craig and Hayden stations.

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A Capella choir to serve up sweet treats at Moffat County High School Friday

Good Vibes — the high school a capella choir — is presenting a spring showcase of music with a side of desert.

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Moffat County swimmers rely on relay skills: Craig Sports Briefs for March 29, 2017

Moffat County High School placed fourth during the Southwest Boys High School Relay Meet in Montrose. The Bulldogs had the best results in the 200-yard freestyle relay with Jacob Briggs, Devin McIntosh, Nathan Cooper and Steamboat Springs’ Brooks Birkinbine placing third with a season best of 1:48.44.

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Digging up daffodils: Craig woman battled pancreatic cancer with spirit

Finding the word cancer scary, one Craig woman battled the disease with unusual spirit.

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Craig fifth-graders take on Colorado State Capitol for Liberty Day

From the gleam of the golden dome to the floor of the House of Representatives, nine Craig fifth-graders visit to the Colorado State Capitol this month put them face to face with their local representatives as part of the Liberty Day Institute.

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Chuck Grobe to take helm of Advocates Crisis Support Services

A Craig victim’s advocacy organization is hopeful a new executive director will lead the struggling non-profit to new strengths.

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Give me that remote control or else: On the record for March 24 to 26

12:46 p.m. On the 800 block of Legion Street, officers responded to a report of possible domestic violence. A male party said his girlfriend was threatening physical abuse because he took the remote from her...

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600 workers bring local spending boost with Craig Station spring outage

Springtime weather appears to be arriving early to the Yampa Valley, but one spring tradition is right on time for local businesses and hotels: the Craig Station spring outage.

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Craig briefs: Club 20 supports state sales tax meant to increase transportation funding

Last week, members of the House Transportation Committee voted yes on transportation funding bill HB17-1242, which would increase state sales tax from 2.9 percent to 3.52 percent, raising an average $702 million per year.

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Government update for the week of March 27

Government meeting agendas for the week of March 27

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Bulldog Sports for the Week of March 27, 2017

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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Lives, service of Craig soldiers come to light in history presentation

In a Saturday presentation to the historical group Preserving the Last Frontier, Jim Neton detailed some of the heroes who gave their lives in the defense of the United States, namely those from Craig and Moffat County killed in action in World War II.

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