Obituary: Charles Raymond Hampton
January 22, 1938- May 26, 2019
Longtime Craig resident, Charles Raymond Hampton, died peacefully on Sunday, May 26, 2019, at his home in Craig. He was 81. A visitation for family and friends will be held from 5:00-7:00 p.m., Thursday, May 30, 2019, at Grant Mortuary. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, May 31, 2019 at the Grant Mortuary Chapel.
In an effort to make coal more competitive against natural gas and renewable energy sources, two of the nation’s largest coal companies, Peabody Energy and Arch Coal, have announced that they plan to combine assets in Colorado and Wyoming. Routt County’s Twentymile Mine would be managed under the new joint venture.