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Craig Middle School girls basketball stays tough against Soroco

7th-, 8th-grade teams prep for stretch of road games before districts

CMS saw varied results Thursday while hosting Soroco, the Rams gaining the edge early and scoring often against the seventh-grade teams and the eighth-grade B-Team, while eighth-grade A-Team walked away with the only win of the night.

On the record for Moffat County Jail Jan. 29

Moffat County Jail report and Craig Police Department summary of calls for service

Craig Sports Briefs for Jan. 30, 2015: Moffat County High School seeks receipts for fundraiser

Local residents can help with the issue of school funding as Moffat County High School raises money in the weeks to come. MCHS is participating in the AmeriGas School Days Program, and people can bring in their receipts from propane to join in the effort. For every gallon of gas accounted for, the company will donate two cents to the school in question.

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Clean Energy Collective, Craig community celebrate solar garden

Although the solar garden reception started just as the sun dropped behind the horizon, plenty of energy filled the Clarion Inn and Suites lounge on Wednesday night.

Second Advocates embezzler sentenced on Tuesday

Renee Virden pled guilty to a class 5 felony of theft up to $20,000 for embezzling from Advocates Crisis Support Services last year.

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Literacy Carnival delivers on fun, encourages reading

The sound of hundreds of happy children poured out of the gymnasium at the Boys & Girls Club Tuesday night in Craig during the Literacy Carnival.

Craig City Council meeting recap

Craig City Council Jan. 27 meeting recap

Craig Sports Briefs for Jan. 28, 2015: Craig hockey fights on in Denver

The Craig Youth Hockey Association Midget team experienced a tough weekend against Heritage. The Saturday game at The Ice Ranch in Littleton ended 8-3, with a loss for the Bulldogs, followed Sunday by a 7-1 defeat at the University of Denver’s Joy Burns Arena.

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Moffat County swimmers hit new heights in final lap of season

The Moffat County High School girls swim team recently competed in the Jefferson County Invitational in Arvada. Though they didn’t make it past the preliminaries, the large-scale competition saw Bulldog swimmers continuing to reach new goals in the meet that included more than 20 teams across the state, ultimately won by Evergreen.

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Rental owners learn tenets of keeping tenants safe

More than a dozen realtors, landlords and property managers listened to Officer Cory Tomps discuss how to prevent crime and encourage community in rental communities on Tuesday morning.

Moffat County High School seeks receipts for fundraiser

Local residents can help with the issue of school funding as Moffat County High School raises money in the weeks to come. MCHS is participating in the AmeriGas School Days Program, and people can bring in their receipts from propane to join in the effort. For every gallon of gas accounted for, the company will donate two cents to the school in question.

On the record for Moffat County Jail Jan. 27

Moffat County Jail report and Craig Police Department summary of calls for service

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Financial future of Moffat County School District uncertain

District might ask community for funding

Moffat County School District is facing a sixth year of possible major budget cuts, but this time there’s nothing left to cut outside the classroom.

Business Buzz: Secure your business data

The Better Business Bureau warn that although it’s large national companies that get the headlines when a data breach occurs, small businesses account for approximately 85 percent of all data breaches, according to Visa.

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16th annual Diamonds & Spurs a jewel of an event for Craig

Corrie Ponikvar receives Rotary’s Humanitarian Award

Ball gowns, bolo ties and Stetsons as far as the eye could see were among the apparel Saturday night at the Moffat County Fairgrounds Pavilion during the 16th annual Diamonds & Spurs hosted by Rotary Club of Craig. The local service group’s gala event provided residents a night on the town complete with formalwear, dinner, and more, raising funds for their projects throughout the year.