Moffat County wrestling banquet Sept. 23: Craig Sports Briefs for Sept. 15, 2017 |

Moffat County wrestling banquet Sept. 23: Craig Sports Briefs for Sept. 15, 2017

The Moffat County High School wrestling program will host its annual prime rib dinner fundraiser starting at 5 p.m. Sept. 23 at Center of Craig, 601 Yampa Ave.

Tickets are $25 per person or $75 for a family of four for the meal.

A silent auction follows at 7 p.m. and is free for those who don’t wish to attend the dinner portion.

Tickets are available at Favorite Things, 584 Yampa Ave., or by contacting the program through MOCO Wrestling on Facebook. Tickets will also be available at the door.


Humane Society of Moffat County bowling event rolls Saturday

The fourth annual bowling fundraiser sponsored by Humane Society of Moffat County and Bank of Colorado will take place this Saturday at Thunder Rolls Bowling Center, 990 Industrial Ave.

The night begins at 6 p.m. and features multiple games, dinner, dessert and door prizes.

Registration is $25 per person, $50 per couple or $100 per team of four. Space is limited to the facility’s 16 lanes.

Bank of Colorado will match up to $2,500 of the money raised for the Humane Society.

For more information, contact Ann Anderson at 970-620-2014 or


Run, walk, light up night in Glow Run 5K

Memorial Regional Health will host the fourth annual Glow Run 5K Sept. 30.

Registration starts at 5:30 p.m. at Colorado Northwestern Community College, 2801 W. Ninth St., with the race beginning at 6:45 p.m.

The course loops around CNCC and The Memorial Hospital. Entry is $25 for adults, $15 for MRH employees, Craig Press employees and CNCC employees and students. T-shirts are $10 each.

All participants under 18 race for free.

Costumes and glow sticks are encouraged, and the race will be followed by music, food and other activities.

Proceeds benefit Moffat County Cancer Society and MRH Foundation.

For more information, call 970-824-9411 or visit


Football challenge available through Craig Press

As the NFL’s regular season begins, the Craig Press will feature a free online forum for football fans to predict weekly results and win prizes by doing so.

Participants can register at through the UPICKEM system and can update their selections throughout the season. Compare your pigskin knowledge with VIPs including Mason Updike of Masterworks Mechanical, Trent Told of Shepherd & Sons, Jessie and Tom Cramer of Cramer Flooring, Danny Griffith of JW Snack’s Bar & Grill, and Craig Press sports reporter Andy Bockelman.

Those with the most accurate picks can win prizes locally including $25 each week and a tailgate package grand prize worth $500.

For more information, call 970-875-1782.

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