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Craig briefs: CDOT: Use caution and good tires for I-70 travel


The Colorado Department of Transportation is urging drivers to check the condition of the tires on your vehicle, as a heavy snowstorm that hit the Western Slope and Northwest Colorado recently has made travel dangerous.

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Moffat County High School student remembered fondly

Candlelight vigil honors life of Torivio “Tory” Tovar

Torivio Tovar was better known to people as Tory, and the 17-year-old who had inspired many smiles also prompted tears Friday when his Ford pickup struck an oncoming semi along US Highway 40 just outside of Craig.

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Moffat County wrestlers grapple in Grand Junction, Kremmling tourneys

The Moffat County High School wrestling teams fought hard but came up short in two tournaments during the weekend. The varsity squad attended the 36-team Warrior Classic hosted Friday and Saturday by Central High School in Grand Junction.

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Moffat County swimmers earn 8th place in Montrose

The Moffat County High School girls swim team took eighth place Friday and Saturday at the Montrose Invitational.

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Craig Sports Briefs for Dec. 22, 2014: Moffat County football player named All-State

Moffat County High School junior Brett Loyd recently was named Second Team All-State for the 2A football 2014 season. Players are selected by Colorado High School Activities Association, Colorado Preps Network and Max Preps, based on nominations from leagues and coaches.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of Dec. 22, 2014

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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Pet adoption a warm, fuzzy gift idea

If Yampa Valley residents find themselves with no Christmas gift, they need to look no farther than Bear Creek Animal Shelter.

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Moffat County girls hoops splits weekend road games in Utah

The last two games of 2014 had mixed results for the Moffat County High School girls varsity basketball team.

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Imagination Library: The free gift that keeps on giving

What could be better for a young child than to get a present in the mail every single month addressed directly to them? And what could be better for a parent than for that present to be a book — something that will educate, enrich and enliven their young child’s imagination?

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Sweet alternatives offer a healthy boost to holidays

Another holiday means another feast, and ample opportunities to gorge on sugar, spice and everything nice. But as we all know, sugar is not very nice to the body health-wise.

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Moffat County boys basketball eying state possibilities

Above the rim, outside the arc, in the paint — wherever they need to be, the members of the Moffat County High School boys varsity basketball team will get there because this is the season they’ve been anticipating.

Craig Briefs: 564 arrested by CDOT for driving drunk

Four people died in alcohol related crashes and 564 Coloradans were arrested for driving impaired during the 10-day Holiday Party DUI enforcement period.

Education briefs: Moffat County Library Winter Reading Program now underway

Education briefs for Craig and Moffat County.

Government update for the week of Dec. 22

The Moffat County Commissioner meeting agenda.

Government update for the week of Dec. 22

The Moffat County Commissioner meeting agenda.

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