Craig briefs: Donations accepted for local injured man |

Craig briefs: Donations accepted for local injured man

Two local families have opened a donation account for Craig resident Ricky Bustad, 37, who was hospitalized after crashing his motorcycle last Monday west of Hayden.

Richard and Gayle Kendall and Roger and Betty Miesner, longtime friends of Bustad’s extended family, opened an account at Bank of the West in Craig on his behalf to help with medical costs.

Residents who wish to make a donation can do so by making a deposit in Ricky Bustad’s name at Bank of the West, 139 E. Victory Way.

Cards and well wishes also can be sent to Amy Bustad, c/o Carolyn Moehle, 6853 Moore St., Arvada, CO 80006.

DOW offering ‘cast and blast’ for area youths

The Colorado Division of Wildlife will be sponsoring a cast and blast event for youths ages 10 to 17 on May 30. The clinic serves as an introduction to fly fishing and shotgun sports.

Transportation from Craig and Meeker will be provided. Lunch, gear and instruction also will be provided. There is no cost for the event.

Youths need to register in advance to reserve their spot. For registration and details, call Nikki Stout with the DOW at 878-6090.

Date announced for first Farmers Market

The first Farmers Market of the year is scheduled for 4 to 7 p.m. June 18 at Alice Pleasant Park in downtown Craig.

The market features regionally homegrown and handmade products for sale.

For more information, call Kay at 620-4917.

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