Craig briefs: Book signing by local area resident is Saturday |

Craig briefs: Book signing by local area resident is Saturday

Lou Dean will be at Museum of Northwest Colorado in Craig at 1 p.m. Saturday to talk about her latest book, “On My Ass: Riding the Midlife Crisis Trail.”

The book is about her traveling across Colorado on her donkey. It was published by High Plains Press, Glendo, Wyoming.

Fashion show fundraiser debuts Saturday at 5 p.m.

Loyal Outreach Voluntary Evangelistic Ministries International Inc., or LOVE MI will host a fashion show fundraiser at 5 p.m. Saturday at the O.P. Bar and Grill, located at 534 E. Victory Way. Beverages, appetizers, a silent auction and live music by the John Wayne Band will entertain attendees.

Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at LOVE MI Thrift Shop at 576 Yampa Ave. or at the Craig Chamber of Commerce at 360 E. Victory Way. For more information, call 970-824-1066.

List of hunting licenses for sale Aug. 5 available

Colorado Parks and Wildlife has an ample number of leftover big-game licenses for the 2014 seasons, according to a press release.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife has approximately 6,000 deer, 30,000 elk, 5,000 pronghorn and 1,800 bear licenses available for the fall hunting seasons. Leftover licenses are surplus licenses that went unsold during the limited drawing.

For the first time ever, both leftover and over-the-counter licenses go on sale the same day. In addition, hunters may purchase licenses online without having to wait an additional day as in years past. 

All leftover and OTC licenses go on sale at 9 a.m. Aug. 5.