11:30 a.m. At the Columbine Apartments on Wickes Avenue, officers responded to a report by a third party of ongoing harassment involving a man and woman. The man allegedly chased the reporting party with a butcher knife, and the woman allegedly had bruises from the man, who was her husband.
Craig Police Department is warning local residents of a new scam in which scammers call posing as representatives of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General.
Government meeting agendas for the week of March 6
Bulldogs to host Thursday dual with Meeker
Only two weeks into the season, Craig Middle School wrestlers are showing themselves to be the team to beat on the Western Slope. CMS took another group win Saturday in Montrose during the Centennial Brave Invitational, earning 306 points as the top team in a field of 15.
3:02 p.m. On the 400 block of Lincoln, officers responded to a single vehicle car crash in which a driver hit the concrete barrier where the road curves north. The driver was issued a citation for careless driving.
Lend your support and show how much you believe in the Craig community with events coming up this weekend.
The Grand Junction man wanted for more than 40 counts of sex crimes involving children was arrested this morning by Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Officers.
7:56 a.m. At Village Inn, officers responded to a report of a former employee harassing the business. He had been fired the previous week for harassing other employees, and was contacted and warned by officers.
A 35-year-old Grand Junction man is wanted for more than 40 counts of sex crimes against children.
5:58 p.m. On the 900 block of West First Street, officers responded to a report of a drunk pedestrian. The man called himself in and was demanding a ride to jail. Officers attempted to locate him in two different locations. When they called the man, he would not give his location but wanted to know if he had any warrants out for his arrest.
11:54 a.m. On the 800 block of Russell Street, officers responded to a report of a scam. A woman in her late fifties was contacted online by a man who claimed he was a soldier in the Army or Air Force in Afghanistan and had complications that required money to solve them. The woman sent between $28,000 and $30,000 via Western Union transfers and money order to Ghana in Africa.
The return migration of Greater Sandhill Cranes to the Yampa Valley has begun. Cranes are leaving their wintering homes in New Mexico and Arizona and heading north with the first arrivals expected in the Yampa Valley the first or second week of March.
Government meeting agendas for the week of Feb. 27
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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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.
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.
Craig Police Department is seeking help to find a Craig woman.
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.
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.
Moffat County real estate transactions for January.
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.
Government meeting agendas for the week of Feb. 20
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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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...
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.
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...
4:41 p.m. At Ninth Street and Green Street, a woman reported seeing two teens screaming and throwing punches in a backyard...
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.
Best and worst of Craig love stories gone wrong
Sometimes love makes people do stupid things…
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.
Refresh the life of your water with slices of strawberries, whole raspberries or lemon and lime wedges.
Government meeting agendas for the week of Feb. 13
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.
5:56 p.m. On the 1100 block of Breeze Street, an elderly man received a call that his nephew was in jail...
The Bessie Minor Swift Foundation will continue accepting grant applications from nonprofit organizations in Moffat County through Wednesday. Recipients will be announced May 1.
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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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.
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.
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?
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.
The driver wanted in connection with a rollover crash Feb. 2 turned himself in to law enforcement late Wednesday afternoon.
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.
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.
The Craig Daily Press is pleased to welcome Courtney Orvalla to the circulation team.
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.
Craig Police Department apprehended a man officers were searching for over the weekend.