For 4-year-olds, center-based in Colorado was the seventh-least affordable in the country at $9,882 per year.
Meeting will take place at 1 p.m. Sunday
After Thursday’s school board meeting, Ververs said he wanted to arrange a type of retreat to create “relationship building time with the board.”
Health-related news and announcements, and tips for staying healthy from Craig and Moffat County healthcare providers.
Thunder Rolls Bowling Center, 990 Industrial Ave., will host a fundraiser from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday to benefit Debbie Hansen, who is undergoing treatment for a rare form of cancer. The night will include multiple games for bowlers — $25 per person or $100 for a team of four — as well as door prizes, a bake sale and a silent auction.
With warm weather approaching, it’s sprains and strains season again. During the winter months The Memorial Hospital’s Walk-in Clinic treats falls from icy sidewalks and streets, and in the summer they see kids who get hurt playing or doing a sport. It seems to be the way it goes.
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Unattended cigarette suspected cause of Thursday night blaze
An unattended cigarette is the suspected cause of a fire that consumed a Craig home on Tucker Street around 8:30 p.m. Thursday night.
Perfect weather provides good prep time before home tourney, regionals
The conditions could not have been mellower Thursday at Yampa Valley Golf Course, the kind of climate the Moffat County High School girls golf team has been trying to find all season. MCHS girls hosted a triangular meet with Rifle and Palisade, shooting 324 in a day that was an excellent warm-up for everyone for upcoming events at Craig’s course.
Members also express strong reluctance to close an elementary school next year
Moffat County School District Board of Education members voiced reservations Thursday about pursuing a mill levy override in 2016, with several expressing a willingness to pursue such a measure in 2017. Board members also expressed an unwillingness to close an elementary school next year — including Maybell — contending that such a move would be made, at this point, without enough preparation.
The Craig girls sixth- and seventh-grade AAU basketball team went 5-0 during a tournament last weekend in Montrose. Coached by Eric Hamilton, the Bulldogs defeated Basalt, Paonia and Montrose, winning the championship game, 22-11, against Cedaredge, the second victory of the day against the same team.
The recycling effort raised nearly $6,000 for local schools last year
Last year, the recycling project raised $5,904.22 for the school district, collecting about 65 tons of waste along the way.
One-year-old daughter found inside home with lab
Inside the residence of Thad James Gurule, 22, and Vanessa Sue Hafen, 22, officers found hypodermic needles, meth and what appeared to be a small meth lab alongside the couple’s one-year-old daughter.
A member of U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton’s staff will hold office hours today in Moffat County to assist constituents with casework, as well as provide information about Tipton’s work and legislative activity in Washington, D.C.
Bulldogs seek doubleheader domination in Basalt Saturday
There were no injuries on the ball field Tuesday afternoon, but Moffat County High School and their Parachute opponents were playing through the rain rather than playing through the pain. MCHS varsity baseball claimed a 9-6 win against Grand Valley in a game that was considerably back and forth but even more wet and wild.
Moffat County voted decisively against a measure to allow marijuana operations
It’s also likely to land only a fraction of what other external means of funding, such as a mill levy override, would generate, according information from school district officials in and outside of Moffat County.