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Craig children invited to New Creation Church egg hunt Saturday

Craig families won’t have to search too far this weekend for some holiday fun. New Creation Church will host its annual Easter egg hunt Saturday morning, with registration beginning at 10 a.m. and the event in full gear at 11 a.m. at 520 Westridge Road.

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On the record for March 22

On the record for March 22.

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Craig Middle School wrestling pins down district title

Bulldogs take seven individual championships in Rangely

The Bulldogs added a district championship to their list of honors this season with a big win Saturday in Rangely as seven individuals rose to the top of their weight classes.

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Government update for the week of March 21

Government update for the week of March 21.

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Driver in Friday rollover identified as Craig resident

Colorado State Patrol has identified the driver in a Friday rollover accident on Moffat County Road 7.

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1 adult, 1 juvenile dead in rollover crash on Moffat County road 7

Names being withheld until family is notified of crash

A single-vehicle rollover crash on Moffat County Road 7 late Friday afternoon left a 32-year-old man and a juvenile dead after they were ejected from a Dodge truck, according to Colorado State Patrol.

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Moffat County track speeds to solid finish Friday

MCHS wins three events at Rifle Invite; girls place 3rd, boys 7th

The Moffat County High School track and field teams are back in business. The Bulldogs made a great impression Friday at the Rifle Invitational with a trio of first-place finishes in the girls 100-meter dash, the girls 4x400 relay and the boys 4x800 relay.

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Craig, Moffat County agencies respond to vehicle rollover Friday

A single-vehicle rollover accident happened on Moffat County Road 7 late Friday afternoon.

Scholarship Happenings for Craig and Moffat County

Scholarship listings for Craig and Moffat County students.

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On the record for March 18

On the record for March 18.

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On the record for March 17

On the record for March 17.

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Moffat County Republican convention slated for Saturday

Delegates to choose commissioner candidates

At the convention, the 97 delegates elected at the March 1 precinct caucuses will pick which county commissioner candidates they want to see compete in the June primary.

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Business Buzz: Allison’s Pantry to open on Yampa

Business news across Northwest Colorado.

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Craig Middle School wrestles its way to Northwest Colorado championship

Bulldogs take 10 titles in event hosted by Soroco

The wrestling program at Craig Middle School is showing no signs of stopping heading into the final portion of its season. The Bulldogs claimed the top team spot Saturday during the Northwest Colorado Championships hosted by Soroco Middle School in Oak Creek. CMS sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders amassed 239 points during the weekend to place first of eight schools, again picking up numerous individual wins.

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Beauty Tip: Caring for dry skin

When dealing with dry skin in colder months, there are several ways to combat it.

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Government update for the week of March 14

Government update for the week of March 14.

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Semi truck catches fire at Peroulis Brother Trucking east of Craig

A parked semi truck caught fire Friday afternoon at Peroulis Trucking company on the east side of Craig.

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On the record for March 11

On the record for March 11.

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On the record for March 10

On the record for March 10.

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On the record for March 8

On the record for March 8.

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Craig Middle School wrestlers hold on to high scores to win Montrose tourney

Bulldogs move on to Soroco, Rangely events to finish season

Craig Middle School wrestlers continued their hot streak over the weekend with strong showings at not one but two area tournaments. The sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade squadron of Bulldogs attended the Centennial Braves Invitational in Montrose and the Carl Ramunno Invitational in Steamboat Springs Saturday, winning the former and placing fifth at the latter

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Craig Middle School writers show talent for verse in poetry contest

Contest honors late Craig resident, cash prizes donated by Parrotheads

The Carol Jacobson Memorial Poetry Contest, open to Craig Middle School students, awarded eight winners Wednesday night as part of a poetry reading at Downtown Books.

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Government update for the week of March 5

Government update for the week of March 5.

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Beauty Tip: Anxiety is a bad look and unhealthy

Do you suffer from constant anxiety?

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Fitness Tip: Find the right shoes for running, walking, hiking

Do you like to run, walk or hike? Did you know that athletic companies offer specific shoes for each category to protect your feet, back and leg health?

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Superfood Tip: Eat more fruit and veggies to lower blood pressure

Harvard Medical School is advising people to eat more fruit in order to lower high blood pressure.

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On the record for March 4

On the record for March 4.

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On the record for March 3

On the record for March 3.

Government update for the week of Feb 29

Government update for the week of Feb 29.

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Business Buzz: Downtown Books launches new website

Business news across Northwest Colorado.

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Craig Middle School wrestlers conquer at Hayden tourney

Their season goes by quick, and the members of the Craig Middle School wrestling know it, which is why they came out powerfully in their first meet. The Bulldog team of sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders took first place overall Saturday during the Northwest Invitational hosted by Hayden, nine teams attending.

Beauty Tip: Vitamin E for beautiful skin and lips

Many skin and lip products have Vitamin E in the ingredients, as it helps people maintain soft, healthy skin.

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On the record for Feb. 26

On the record for Feb. 26.

On the record for Feb. 25

On the record for Feb. 25.

On the record for Feb. 23

On the record for Feb. 23.

5th candidate enters Moffat County District 1 race

Another candidate has entered the race for the District 1 seat on the Board of Moffat County Commissioners.

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Fundraising Craig Kiwanis play performs in March

The curtain is ready to rise for one of Craig’s favorite local traditions. The 70th annual Kiwanis Club play takes place March 4 and 5 at the Moffat County Fairgrounds Pavilion, and tickets are going fast.

Government update for the week of Feb. 22

Government update for the week of Feb. 22.

Beauty Tip: How often should you brush your teeth?

Keeping your teeth clean helps you maintain fresh breath, a nice smile and keeps dental bills low.

BLM seeks input on trail management plan

The Little Snake Field Office of the Bureau of Land Management is hosting an open house on Tuesday to discuss the development of the region’s travel management plan.

Fitness Tip: Fitness app offers 30-day plank challenge

If you're looking to build your core muscle strength, there's an excellent way to do it, according to a My Fitness Pal workout.

On the record for Feb. 19

On the record for Feb. 19.

On the record for Feb. 18

On the record for Feb. 18.

Taste of Chocolate, Cherish the Little Things winners announced

On Monday, Downtown Business Association announced the winners of the 10th annual Taste of Chocolate, held Saturday in downtown Craig alongside the 21st annual Art Walk.

On the record for Feb. 16

On the record for Feb. 16.

Comment period closing for two Moffat County Mines

The public comment period for the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement’s environmental assessments for two Northwest Colorado mines is coming to a close this week.

Tax help available in Moffat County this filing season

The program will provide “free, confidential, and secure preparation and e-filing of Federal and Colorado State income taxes to taxpayers who qualify,” according to a statement from the Moffat County United Way

Government update for the week of Feb. 14

Government update for the week of Feb. 14.

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Six Moffat County wrestlers state-bound

Bulldogs place eight at regional tournament, team takes third

Last season, Moffat County High School wrestling sent three athletes to the state championships, and double the amount of Bulldogs will be heading to the Pepsi Center after this weekend.