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Moffat County teens learn from Parks & Wildlife mentored hunt

Moffat County’s Lane White, 14, Logan Knez, 13 and Isaac Montoya, 15 were selected to participate in the first mentored waterfowl hunt in this area and what will be an annual tradition for local youth. The mentored hunt is part of Colorado Parks and Wildlife's Hunter Outreach Program, an ongoing effort to encourage women and youth to head outdoors and enjoy the state's abundant natural resources.

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Stagecoach tailwaters receive face-lift

A popular fly-fishing stream at the tailwaters of Stagecoach Reservoir received the finishing touches of a complete restoration during the weekend as part of a project by Colorado Parks and Wildlife.

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Hunting season still going strong in Northwest Colorado

What's left of Colorado's 2014 hunting season?

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Northwest Colorado preps for ski season

Making the most of the upcoming ski season means preparing for the slopes well before the first chairlift ride of the winter.

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Elkhead Reservoir's future uncertain as non-native fish populate Northwest Colorado

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is looking at different ways to manage four endangered fish along the Yampa River, and Elkhead Reservoir is the focus of a discussion in which officials are looking at removing non-native fish and draining the 900-acre body of water located in Moffat County.

Town Challenge Mountain Bike Race Series: 2014 Sunshine Loop XC results for Aug. 20, 2014

Town Challenge Mountain Bike Race Series: 2014 Sunshine Loop XC results for Aug. 20, 2014

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Moffat County Eagle Scout featured on BBC documentary

Series to air in America this fall

Justin McAlexander is one of the subjects of a British Broadcasting Corporation documentary series “Fierce Earth,” a show aimed at teaching children how to handle emergency scenarios and extreme weather across the globe. An episode about blizzards features the Moffat County teen discussing a life-altering event that happened to him in February 2012.

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Free fishing, archery event available Saturday at Wyman Museum

If you use a rod and reel or a bow and arrow, you’ll be able to put them to good use this weekend. Wyman Living History Museum will kick off the official opening of its new archery range with a family “Cast and Twang” seminar, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

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Your Health: Water safety needed during summer

Safety in the water is a priority for all ages, though there are different considerations for children and adults as well as the different kinds of circumstances.

Todd Tanner: Climate in the crosshairs

American author Upton Sinclair once wrote, “It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends on his not understanding it.”

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Elkhead Reservoir a favorite spot to get outdoors

The lake northeast of Craig, along with surrounding trails and campgrounds, is the best Recreation Area in Moffat County for 2014.

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Sea Sharks strong on 2nd day in Craig

The youth swimming team continued to swim well on Sunday at its home meet.

Craig Sports Briefs for June 25, 2014: Women-only Cast Blast and Twang this weekend from CPW

The latest sports news for Craig and Moffat County.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of June 23, 2014

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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Craig Sea Sharks swim well at home meet

The youth swimming team had many members qualify for the state meet at the end of the summer.

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