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CNCC soccer teams fight through series with Snow College

Spartan players fall to Badgers, continue to gain experience

The weekend warriors of Colorado Northwestern Community College soccer had another trying set of home games, though things continue to be looking up for the program overall. Men’s and women’s soccer fell to the Badgers of Snow College in two games apiece Friday and Saturday.

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Parrotheads create weekend paradise in Craig

Art n’ the Park n’ Lot provides hot spot for artists, music, family fun

Art can come from any variety of sources, and a vacant lot made a lovely way to spend the day Saturday in Craig. The Northwest Colorado Chapter of Parrotheads hosted Art n’ the Park n’ Lot during the weekend, perching at the corner of Victory Way and Tucker Street with booths featuring the works of local artists and craftsmakers, as well as games, hula hoop and limbo contests, live music, a silent auction and more elements of the laidback atmosphere for which the group is known.

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Craig Middle School volleyball victorious in Saturday tournament

Moffat County High School struggles on the road against Coal Ridge

It wasn’t quite a perfect sweep, but it was a day Craig Middle School athletes will keep in mind for a while. All four CMS seventh- and eighth-grade volleyball teams were undefeated in a Saturday triangular home tournament bringing in Steamboat Springs and Rifle.

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Craig briefs: Kmart in Craig set to close Dec. 11

Sears Holdings, the company that owns Sears and Kmart announced the closure of 60 stores system-wide including the Kmart in Craig, according to store manager David Ross.

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How are Moffat County Commissioners' attendance records?

Communication key part of Moffat County commissioners' responsibilities

As elected officials, the three Moffat County commissioners are tasked with maintaining the harmony required for progress by communicating with various departments, boards and organizations.

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Moffat County golf keeping heads down for regionals

Three-day stretch ends strong as Mike Bingham places 2nd at Gunnison

The final week of the regular season had some rough spots for Moffat County High School boys golf, but the Bulldogs are set to capitalize on recent highlights for its biggest tournament to date. MCHS tees off at the 3A Region 4 Tournament at Devil’s Thumb Golf Course in Delta with a Sunday practice round followed by the real thing Monday morning.

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Government update for the week of Sept. 19

Government update for the week of Sept. 19.

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School starts for G.O.A.L. Academy students

The official start of the school year for students enrolled in the Guided Online Academic Learning Academy or G.O.A.L. Academy is Monday. Enrollment opened on Aug. 15 so that means that some students have already begun their classes. “It’s going really well. We have this rolling start and kids start once they enroll,” said Aryn Henneke, principal for the northern region.

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Kmart in Craig set to close Dec. 11

Sears Holdings, the company that owns Sears and Kmart announced the closure of 60 stores system-wide including the Kmart in Craig, according to store manager David Ross.

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Health Briefs: Senior Social Center Board meets Sept. 19

Health news for miners, new USDA program for addiction recovery and teen reproductive health classes.

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Moffat County football hosting Military Night Sept. 23

Bulldogs use bye week to prepare for top-notch team Resurrection Christian

Having picked up wins and losses alike to start its season Moffat County High School football soldiers on, and the next time they take the field they plan to pay homage to people whose bravery goes beyond the gridiron.

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Craig Sports Briefs for Sept. 17, 2016: Moffat County soccer conquers Cardinals

Moffat County High School boys soccer won, 4-1, Thursday in Parachute against Grand Valley High School. Ulises Silva scored twice, Axeel Mendoza and Marco Hernandez had one goal apiece. Silva also had two assists and Wyatt Nielsen and Hernandez one each in a game where the Bulldogs took 34 total shots on goal, while goalie Daniel Moore had eight saves.

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TMH Living Well: Healthy You class for preteens and teens provides helpful view on sexuality

While it’s normal to feel funny about your preteens and teens turning into sexual beings, it’s best to acknowledge it is happening and expose them to factual information, rather than letting them rely on rumors and hearsay from their peers. That’s the thinking behind a current three-part class series called Building a Healthy You.

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Craig briefs: Senior Law Day set to take place Saturday

The fourth-annual North-west Colorado Senior Law Day will be held from 9 a.m. until noon at Center of Craig on Saturday. Senior Law Day brings together accomplished and respected professionals to present informative seminars for seniors, adult children, friends and caregivers of seniors. Participants will receive a copy of the 2016 Senior Law Handbook published by the Colorado Bar Association. Admission is free and no RSVP is required.

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Moffat County cross country racing toward memorable season

Boys, girls teams have mixture of running experience, plenty of talent

A dedicated long-distance runner can face any kind of terrain, power through when their body is screaming at them to stop and do plenty more with one motivation in mind: finish strong. The Moffat County High School cross country program has a lot behind them this fall, including a previous season in which male and female teams swept the regional championships, yet there’s plenty more success to be had down the road.