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Candidate withdraws from race for Moffat County clerk

February 21, 2018 — CRAIG — One candidate has stepped out of the race for Moffat County clerk and recorder. Audrey Anna Masterson has withdrawn her candidacy for the office to accept a job in the private sector. "My family and I are still very proud to call Moffat

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Moffat County rancher steps into race for Board of County Commisioners

February 9, 2018 — CRAIG ­— Don Broom, general manager of Sombrero Ranches, announced his candidacy for the Moffat County Board of County Commissioners on Friday in a letter of intent submitted to the Craig Press. Broom, a Republican, enters the race for the 3rd District against former commissioner

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Randy Baumgardner faces potential disciplinary action after sexual harassment complaint deemed credible

February 4, 2018 — A top Republican lawmaker in Colorado is facing potential disciplinary action for sexual harassment after an outside investigation deemed a complaint credible. State Sen. Randy Baumgardner, the former majority whip, allegedly slapped and grabbed the buttocks of a legislative aide about four times during the

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Moffat County assessor to seek re-election

January 12, 2018 — CRAIG — Moffat County Assessor Chuck Cobb has declared his intent to seek re-election in 2018. “It is with great enthusiasm that I announce my decision to seek re-election for the office of Moffat County assessor,” Cobb wrote in a letter of intent he delivered

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Off to the races: Two announce intent to run for Moffat County clerk and recorder

January 8, 2018 — CRAIG — Election 2018 is off to a fast start in Moffat County, with two candidates declaring their intention to enter the race for county clerk and recorder. Audrey Anna Masterson and Tammy Raschke have both announced their candidacies to replace Moffat County Clerk and

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Caucus voter affiliation deadline is Monday

January 5, 2018 — DENVER — Monday, Jan. 8,  is the deadline to affiliate for participation in the Republican or Democrat precinct caucuses. Voters must be affiliated to participate. Caucuses are the first step in nominating candidates for the 2018 election. Both parties will caucus March 6. At the

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Moffat County Sheriff KC Hume announces bid for re-election in 2018

December 17, 2017 — CRAIG — Moffat County Sheriff KC Hume announced his bid for re-election. Hume was elected sheriff in 2014, and will seek another four-year term in the 2018 general election. "The men and women of the Moffat County Sheriff's Office have worked tirelessly over the past

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US Congressional candidate visits Craig

December 6, 2017 — Karl Hanlon, Democratic candidate for Colorado's 3rd Congressional District, was in Craig on Wednesday, Dec. 6, to talk with voters at U.S. Tractor and Harvest. Hanlon, of Carbondale, discussed the possible impacts of tax bills and jobs act, which was supported by incumbent U.S. Rep.

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Colorado, Moffat County first to complete new kind of election audit

November 28, 2017 — CRAIG — Colorado has become the first state in the country to complete a risk-limiting audit, or RLA, designed to catch mistakes when ballots are tabulated, and Moffat County was part of the successful test that garnered national interest. "It went really great — better

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Fate of $22M bond issue in Hayden goes to recount Thursday

November 27, 2017 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The process of recounting the Nov. 7 results of the Hayden School District's $22 million bond election got underway at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Routt County Courthouse in Steamboat Springs with public testing of the equipment followed by the actual recount

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Moffat County College Board welcomes new, returning members, bids farewell to those departing

November 21, 2017 — CRAIG — Introductions were made, thanks were given and plans for the future were laid during the Moffat County Junior Affiliated College District Board meeting Wednesday, Nov. 15. One of the first orders of business was the administration of the oath of office to new

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Last day to ‘cure’ ballots in Colorado 2017 election

November 15, 2017 — Wednesday, Nov.15  is the final day for voters to “cure” ballots cast in the Nov. 7 Coordinated Election, according to a news release from the Colorado Secretary of State’s office. When the Colorado legislature, in 2013, created rules for Colorado’s mail-ballot elections, it provided voters an eight-day

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11 voters could break Hayden school vote deadlock

November 9, 2017 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The outcome of the Hayden School District bond issue election, which ended in a 427 to 427 tie Tuesday night, could be headed for a recount. But first, fewer than a dozen voters have the potential to change the outcome themselves. Routt

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What does Craig’s tax increase mean for city services, local residents?

November 9, 2017 — The City of Craig's sales tax measure eked out a win Tuesday night by an unofficial margin of only 88 votes, or about 4 percent of a total 2,327 voters. The election saw a 37-percent turnout among registered voters in the city. The win has

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Hayden school bond vote deadlocked: 427-427

November 8, 2017 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The fate of Hayden School District’s $22 million school bond issue to build a new middle school and high school could depend on the willingness of nine voters, whose ballots were initially rejected for having problematic signatures, to follow up. The vote

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Hayden voters tie on school district ballot issue, close school board race, pass 2A

November 7, 2017 — News from our neighbors. The news staff at the Steamboat Today were reporting on the result of the school district ballot measure and school board elections. 8:50 p.m. Preliminary results show a close race for three open seats on the Hayden Board of Education. Timothy A.

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Moffat County voters refuse college property tax measure

November 7, 2017 — CRAIG — The unofficial results have been tallied, and the Moffat County Affiliated Junior College Referred Measure 5A has failed. The tax measure failed by 1,147 votes, with two-thirds, or 66 percent, of voters saying no to the tax increase. Of 3,551 votes cast on

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Voters approve city sales tax increase by narrow margin

November 7, 2017 — Tuesday's election ended jubilantly for Craig city officials with the passage of a proposed 1.75-percent city sales tax increase. The measure passed by a narrow margin of 4 points or 88 votes. A total of 2,327 votes were cast in the city election with 1,198

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Voters elect 4 new Moffat County Board of Education Members

November 7, 2017 — CRAIG — Five of seven seats were up for election in this year's Moffat County School Board of Education elections, and unofficial results from Tuesday's election are in. There were two contested races with 3604 voting. Mindy Baker contested Chip McIntyre’s August appointment to the position

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Election Day 2017, polls close at 7 p.m.

November 7, 2017 — Election Day is when Moffat County voters will decide several tax measures and elect new members to the School Board of Education. To count, ballots must be returned by 7 p.m. As of Tuesday afternoon, slightly more than 3,000 ballots have been returned of the 7,561

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