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On the record for Oct. 6

On the record for Oct. 6.

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Craig doctor accused of overprescribing drugs, leading to two deaths

Dr. Joel Miller is on trial for 35 counts of fraud, money laundering, prescribing controlled drugs without a medical purpose, billing for services not rendered and two counts of causing death by prescribing drugs without a medical purpose.

Fantasy Sports Fix: Making the grade at 4-0

I always trust my instincts when it comes to picking fantasy football teams. I drafted a team on Yahoo! back in early August or late July, and Yahoo graded my drafted team with a D. Yes, a D.

Moffat County Commission recap for Oct. 6

Moffat County Commission recap for Oct. 6.

Craig and Hayden experience outage

Craig and Hayden experienced a nearly one-and-a-half hour power outage on Saturday afternoon, according to Yampa Valley Electric Association spokeswoman Tammi McKenzie.

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Moffat County and Craig get new welcome banner

After years of work, Craig Chamber of Commerce has its new welcome sign proudly displayed on the old drive-in movie theatre on U.S. Highway 40 east of Craig.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of Oct. 5, 2015

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

EDP: Moffat County is stronger together

Vote “yes” on Local Marketing District, broadband

Autumn — it’s the season for beautiful blue skies, golden landscapes and herds of hunters. It’s also the season when we get to make important decisions for our community’s future on Election Day. Moffat County voters have the opportunity to vote on Referred Ballot Measure 5A when the ballots are sent to your homes in mid-October. Review your ballot and vote “yes” to be a part of our future.

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Moffat County volleyball bludgeons Basalt, celebrates seniors

Whatever happens in the following weeks, Moffat County High School volleyball will always have Senior Night. The Lady Bulldogs swept their Basalt opponents in three quick sets Saturday, 25-14, 25-14 and 25-10, to escalate to 2-2 in the 3A Western Slope League.

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Hospital Glow Run lights up possibilities for Moffat County

5K raises funds for TMH Foundation, Cancer Society

Saturday night was alight with the many bright sights of the second annual Glow Run/Walk 5K hosted by The Memorial Hospital starting from the Colorado Northwestern Community College Craig campus.

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Moffat County cross country tops teams at weekend home meet

Steamboat’s Tatum Burger wins girls race

Nothing like a short travel time to bring out the best in long-distance runners. The Moffat County High School cross country boys and girls teams each won first place in the Bulldog Invitational, their home event Saturday morning at Loudy-Simpson Park, with Steamboat Springs squads each placing second.

Craig health briefs for Oct. 3, 2015: Glow Run kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Health-related news and announcements, and tips for staying healthy from Craig and Moffat County healthcare providers.

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Flu season is around the corner, officials say

It’s now officially fall, and with the turning of the leaves comes the start of another flu season in Northwest Colorado.

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Craig couple volunteers on hospital ship

With help from the community, A Craig couple is bringing much needed medical care to some of the poorest ports in Africa aboard the world’s largest charity hospital ship.

Craig education briefs for Oct. 3, 2015: Bears Ears Patriots to host school board forum Thursday

Bears Ears Tea Party Patriots will host a forum for Moffat County Board of Education candidates from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday the Colorado Northwestern Community College Bell Tower building in room 201.