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CU-Boulder, DOLA join discussion on Craig's economy

The talk of the town is economic diversification.

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Georgie Hand sentenced to 82 years in prison

Georgie Hand, 44, was sentenced to 82 years in prison on Monday morning at Moffat County Courthouse.

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Galleria at the Park debuts at Whittle the Wood

Yampa Valley Artisans — the group that hosted Pop Up Galleries over the past couple years throughout Craig — has a new art show that will be on display at Whittle the Wood Rendezvous this week.

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CPW hopes public can understand its efforts at Elkhead Reservoir

Despite the ire of a few local anglers, Colorado fishermen were having a ball on Elkhead Reservoir Saturday.

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Government update for the week of June 13

Government update for the week of June 13.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of June 13, 2016

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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Craig Sports Briefs for June 13, 2016: TMH Foundation golf tourney successful

The 16th annual golf tournament for The Memorial Hospital Foundation featured 23 teams Friday at Yampa Valley Golf Course. Winning first place overall was the foursome of Heather Cannon, Rob Cannon, Edward Cannon and Jeff Boss, while Orvie Zimmerman, John Martinez, David Mucha and Chris Mucha had the best net total.

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Victory Motors shows drive for healthier Moffat County

Cancer Drive includes 5K Color Run, Denver Broncos cheerleaders, NFL Play 60

When a problem presents itself, being able to tackle it as a community is a sign of strength. The third annual Victory Motors Cancer Drive took place Saturday at Loudy-Simpson as Craig people of all ages turned out for the Moffat County Cancer Society fundraiser that had lots to offer.

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Student FFA scholarships

Moffat County High School graduate Kaitlyan Reed was awarded a $1,000 FFA John and Amy Rakestraw Scholarship from the National FFA organization.

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Craig briefs: Little Britches rodeo events set for weekend

Moffat County Fairgrounds will host the Little Britches Rodeo Saturday and Sunday, beginning at 9 a.m. each day.

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5 deaths logged in Moffat and Routt this year due to no seat belts

When it comes down to facts, seat belts are often the defining factor in surviving a car crash.

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Coloradans ponder Amendment 69's ColoradoCare

Rising insurance rates spark concerns among residents

Supporters of the plan say that even with strides made by the Affordable Care Act, strong health care remains out of reach for a significant portion of residents.

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Moffat County’s Ary Shaffer to run for Oregon college

Recent graduate will compete in track at George Fox University

After four years of running for Moffat County High School, Ary Shaffer is ready for a new challenge and a new location. The newly graduated MCHS student will be starting off her college career on the right foot, competing in track and field for George Fox University, of Newberg, Oregon.

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Craig Sports Briefs for June 11, 2016: Victory Motors Cancer Drive takes over Loudy-Simpson

Victory Motors of Craig hosts its third annual Cancer Drive throughout the day Saturday at Loudy-Simpson Park with multiple happenings for families.

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Centennial anniversary of 'Breeze School' cornerstone ceremony approaches

Residents recall days spent at the old school between School and Breeze streets

The centennial anniversary of the placing of the cornerstone for the Breeze School takes place on Wednesday.