Craig Fire/Rescue firefighters deliver toy donations Thursday night during day two of the annual KRAI/55 Country Holiday Drive. More than 1,700 toys were donated during the event, which will benefit Christmas for Kids.
Frank Hanel, right, and Mike Fuller, of KRAI and 55 Country, prepare to announce the results of this year's Holiday Drive. The two-day fundraiser netted more than $25,470 in cash, 4,580 pounds of food and more than 1,700 toys to benefit local charity organizations, making it the second best Holiday Drive in history.
Dan Rast points out where he, and Moffat County Sheriff's Office deputies, suspect the shooter was standing when his son, Tyler, was struck in the arm by a stray bullet. Sheriff's Office deputies are investigating the incident as an accident, but have not yet been able to locate any suspects.
Dan Rast holds up his son, Tyler's, soft gun case. The yellow pencil marks the location where a bullet, presumably meant for a mule deer doe, pierced the gun case, traveled through the tiny window between the scope and the breech of the rifle, and struck Tyler in the arm. The nonfatal accident took place in November while Dan and Tyler were hunting mule deer in GMU 3.
Junior Taft Cleverly drives through the Rangely defense during their game Friday night in Meeker. Moffat County won, 56-49.
Joe Camilletti makes a pass through the defense for teammate Tyler Hildebrandt (44). Hildebrandt was fouled on the play, and the Bulldogs won 56-49 over Rangely Friday night.
Moffat County sophomore Tyler Davis shoots over a Rangely defender during a game at the Cowboy Shootout Friday in Meeker. The Bulldogs held on to win, 56-49, and will play for the championship today at 2 p.m. Davis led MCHS with 21 points.
Eryn Leonard (right) and Marlee Chacon start off the blocks at Moffat County swimming practice in the MCHS pool. The girls swimming team is competing at the Western Slope League relays today in Grand Junction.
Moffat County HIgh School freshman Paige Durbin performs a song on her guitar Thursday afternoon during rehearsals for the MCHS talent show.
Moffat County High School sophomore Laurel Tegtman, center, helps hold up senior Eryn Leonard, top, during the MCHS talent show rehearsals. Both members of the MCHS girls swim team, the team is performing a synchronized swimming act out of water for the show.