Briefs: Monday, Nov. 12 |

Briefs: Monday, Nov. 12

Christmas Parade of Lights is slated for Saturday, Nov. 24, at 6 p.m. The theme for the Christmas parade is "Patriotic Together" or "Peace on Earth." The Craig Lions Club and the Downtown Business Association, partner to sponsor this annual event to kick off the holiday season. The parade lines up at 6 p.m., at Craig Middle School, travels down Yampa Ave, turning west on Victory Way, and turning right on Ledford St. For more information, call Karen Brown at 824-7898.

Yampa Valley Artisans’ Holiday Market is slated for Friday, Nov. 16 and Saturday, Nov. 17

There will be 22 local artists who will have wonderful items for all your holiday needs at the Center of Craig, 6th and Yampa, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16, and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17.

Northwest Colorado Commuters Find a local carpool match for FREE.

Area residents now have access to this free, online carpool matching service sponsored by the nonprofit Yampa Valley Data Partners in cooperation with Moffat, Rio Blanco and Routt counties. Commuters and travelers may find regular carpool partners or a car share for a one-time trip across the US by signing up on the website using a valid email address. The new website is a resource to help northwest Colorado residents save on transportation costs, commute more efficiently and reduce vehicle exhaust pollution. Register on line today at or for more information call Yampa Valley Data Partners at 970-824-1133 or email