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Craig Daily Press Staff Report

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Beauty Tip: Wash off makeup each night

We’ve all heard it before — washing off makeup before bed keeps your skin fresh and healthy, but do we know what happens to our skin when we don’t wash our face at night?

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Health Briefs: Celebration Saturday

News and events in health care.

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Stolen ATV: On the record for Feb. 23

10:41 a.m. On the 2000 block of Crockett Drive, officers responded to a call from a man who thought his computer was shocking him.

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Girls skipping class: On the record for Feb. 21, 22

9:37 a.m. Officers received a call from Sunset Elementary School that two 8-year-old girls did not show up to school. The girls were found behind the Sinclair Station on East Victory Way skipping class and were taken back to school.

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Police search for Craig woman

Craig Police Department is seeking help to find a Craig woman.

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Hospital staff asked to meditate: On the record for Feb. 21

4:30 a.m. At the West Kum & Go, officers trespassed a man who was yelling at his mother over the phone for leaving him at the store.

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Streaker strikes twice outside City Market: On the record for Feb. 13 to 21

8:22 p.m. On the 1100 block of West Sixth Street, officers responded to repeated reports of harassment by an ex-boyfriend. The man was found hiding in his car with a firearm and had to be tazed after resisting arrest.

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Moffat County real estate transactions for January

Moffat County real estate transactions for January.

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Moffat County hoops honors seniors during Delta games

Saturday defeats in Cedaredge put girls at 3rd in league, boys 9th moving into districts

Moffat County High School basketball teams kept it close Friday night as they said goodbye to the oldest members of the team. The final home event of the regular season provided lots of thrills for Bulldog fans as Delta came to Craig.

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Government update for the week of Feb. 20

Government meeting agendas for the week of Feb. 20

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Found syringes: On the record for Feb. 16

9:39 p.m. On the 600 block of Pershing, officers responded to a report of harassment. A man was issued a summons for harassing his neighbor after confronting him for being outside talking on his cell phone, even though the neighbor was on his own property.

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Education Briefs: K-12 schools closed Monday

News and events in education.

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Burglary with a baseball bat: On the record for Feb. 14, 15

3:47 p.m. On the 900 block of West First Street, officers responded to a man, freshly released from jail, who broke into a trailer home swinging a baseball bat...

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Novice driver crashes into utility pole in Craig

A single-vehicle accident occurred at about 4 p.m. Wednesday afternoon at the corner of Sixth Street and Washington Street in Craig. The incident involved an Oldsmobile Bravada driven by a male juvenile, which hit a utility pole near the Craig Pool Complex as a result of the driver not turning sharply enough.

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Car repo leads to fight: On the record, jail report for Feb. 7 to 14

1:38 p.m. On East Seventh Street and Yampa Avenue, a young boy was seen walking past Tunies and Such carrying a silver suitcase and glancing behind him frequently...

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Stray cow pesters college: On the record for Jan. 10

4:41 p.m. At Ninth Street and Green Street, a woman reported seeing two teens screaming and throwing punches in a backyard...

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Missing Wyoming snowmobiler found by Moffat County rescuers

A 61-year-old Wyoming man was reported overdue by his fiancé around 2 a.m. Monday morning when he hadn’t yet returned home from snowmobiling in the Bakers Peak area.

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Sometimes, love stinks: On the record: Love gone wrong stories

Best and worst of Craig love stories gone wrong

Sometimes love makes people do stupid things…

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Steamboat's Annika Fahrner swims for Moffat County team at state

Annika Fahrner, a Steamboat Springs High School junior recently competed at the 3A CHSAA State Championships in Thornton on behalf of Moffat County High School girls swimming.

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Superfood Tip: Give water life with fresh fruit

Refresh the life of your water with slices of strawberries, whole raspberries or lemon and lime wedges.

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Government update for the week of Feb. 13

Government meeting agendas for the week of Feb. 13

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Day 1 at regionals sees Moffat County wrestling high in point count

Six Bulldog grapplers guaranteed to place as tournament continues

The first day of competition at the 3A Region 1 Tournament finished with Moffat County High School wrestling in prime position, standing in second place by the end of the night Friday.

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Elderly man loses $3,000 to scam: On the record for Feb. 9

5:56 p.m. On the 1100 block of Breeze Street, an elderly man received a call that his nephew was in jail...

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Grant applications due next week for Swift Foundation

The Bessie Minor Swift Foundation will continue accepting grant applications from nonprofit organizations in Moffat County through Wednesday. Recipients will be announced May 1.

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Moffat County High School band, VFW to host pancake breakfast

Moffat County High School Jazz Band will team with Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4265 for a pancake breakfast during the weekend. The all-you-can-eat meal begins at 8 a.m. Saturday at the VFW hall, 419 E. Victory Way. The cost is $5 per person and $15 per family. Proceeds will go toward the band program's upcoming costs for competition.

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Health Briefs: Free home health inspections for seniors

News and events in health care.

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Fitness Tip: Park far from stores to burn calories

When thinking about fitness and burning additional calories throughout the day, one can simply park their car far away from a store to get a little more exercise into their daily routines.

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Multi-car crash blocks intersection in downtown Craig

Craig Fire/Rescue, Craig Police Department and an ambulance from The Memorial Hospital responded to what appeared to be a three-car crash at Yampa Avenue and Sixth Street in Craig about 2:45 p.m. Thursday.

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Beauty Tip: Lemons can help rough, dark colored elbows

Most people slice up lemons for their water or squeeze them on their favorite fish meal, but did you know that lemons are used also to soften and remove dark colors from elbows?

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Fight at KFC drive-thru: On the record for Feb. 7, 8

3:45 p.m. A man got himself arrested for possessing alcohol in violation of a protection order after purchasing alcohol from Stockmen's Liquors, then calling and harassing the clerk.

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Wanted driver in rollover crash near Craig turns himself in

The driver wanted in connection with a rollover crash Feb. 2 turned himself in to law enforcement late Wednesday afternoon.

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Craig man crashes car into tree in alleged fourth drunk driving offense

A man who was alleged to be driving drunk ran his car off the road and into a tree on Barclay Street just north of West Eighth Street just before 8 p.m. Tuesday.

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Antler hunters asked to help big game survive the winter in Northwest Colorado

Hunting and gathering antlers shed by elk and mule deer has become a popular spring activity in Northwest Colorado. The Bureau of Land Management Little Snake Field Office in Craig asks antler hunters to avoid disturbing big game animals currently facing the stress of a hard winter.

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Daily Press welcomes new circulation supervisor

The Craig Daily Press is pleased to welcome Courtney Orvalla to the circulation team.

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Drunk people causing problems: On the record and jail report for Jan. 31 to Feb. 7

8:06 a.m. At the Cool Water Grill, officers responded to a report of disorderly conduct. A middle-aged man reportedly came in, ordered a drink and started having outbursts, then passed out at his table with vomit all over him.

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Man apprehended by Craig police after weekend search

Craig Police Department apprehended a man officers were searching for over the weekend.

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Government update for the week of Feb. 6

Government meeting agendas for the week of Feb. 6

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Warm, wet temps to hit Craig this week

Craig’s high on Monday is forecast at 40 degrees with a 40 percent chance of snow showers, and Tuesday temps will drop to 33 degrees with a 70 percent of snow showers, according to the National Weather Service.

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Craig Police Department issues warrant for Gabriel King, seeks community help

Craig Police Department is asking for community assistance in apprehending Gabriel Ryan King, 34.

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Health Briefs: TMH Heart & Sole Mixer Wednesday

News and information about health care.

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Scam Alert: Phone scam asks ‘Can you hear me?’

A phone scam in which a stranger asks “Can you hear me?” has circulated through the community in recent days, with scammers calling cellphones and home telephone lines throughout Craig.

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No laughing matter: On the record for Feb. 1, 2

6:50 a.m. At Airgas on Russell Street, officers responded to a burglary in which several cylinders of nitrous oxide — commonly known as laughing gas — were taken. A forced entry left damage to the building. Craig Police Department encourages the public to call with any information.

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Fitness Tip: Start doing sit-ups

If you’re looking to flatten your belly and ad strength to your core, try fitting sit-ups into your weekly routine.

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Beauty Tip: Acne and self-esteem

Do you have acne that is impossible to get rid of? Perhaps it’s time to see a dermatologist before your face begins to scar.

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Craig cops searching for escapee

Craig Police Department is asking for help to locate CAPS escapee

Craig Police Department is asking help to find a thief who escaped from the Correctional Alternative Placement Services (CAPS) in Craig Wednesday night.

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Craig kids to take spotlight Saturday in Missoula Children's Theater show 'Peter and Wendy'

Missoula Children's Theater will offer two performances for its production of "Peter and Wendy" at 1 and 3:30 p.m. Saturday at the Moffat County High School auditorium, 900 Finley Lane.

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Safeway in Craig still empty 2 years after purchase by YVMC

Old Safeway store remains empty two years after being purchased by Yampa Valley Medical Center.

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Murdoch's in Craig evacuated due to gas leak

Murdoch’s employees were left out in the cold Wednesday morning when a gas leak caused the building to be evacuated.

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