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Lance Scranton: High hopes for you, Class of 2019!
Lance Scranton: High hopes for you, Class of 2019!

May 22, 2019

Time flies by and high school seniors wind down their time as graduation approaches. I’ve never encountered a graduate of our high school who doesn’t want their life to be better in some way, shape, or fashion. Things haven’t gotten any easier for young people who are surrounded daily by the pressures of an increasingly skill-specific economy and pressure-driven expectations for how their lives should be lived.


Prather’s Pick: An interactive picture book
Prather’s Pick: An interactive picture book

May 22, 2019

Kids love electronic gadgets so they’re sure to enjoy this week’s picture book. “This book is out of control” — with no capitalization — was written and illustrated by Richard Byrne. The



Obituary: Donald Dean Rickerby
Obituary: Donald Dean Rickerby

May 22, 2019

Donald Dean Rickerby was born May 9, 1932 at the ranch on FourMile in NW Colorado to Thadeus and Grace (Leggett) Rickerby. He died at home on April 14, 2019 after a brief illness.


Obituary: Sherri Lynn Ferree
Obituary: Sherri Lynn Ferree

May 22, 2019

September 7, 1955- May 12, 2019 Craig resident, Sherri Lynn Ferree, died peacefully on Sunday, May 12, 2019, at her residence in Craig, Colorado. She was 63. A celebration of Sherri’s life will be held...


Gus R. Halandras: Wolf reintroduction last thing we need
Gus R. Halandras: Wolf reintroduction last thing we need

May 22, 2019

I just read a survey on the internet sponsored by a group called “Lake Research Partners” and “New Bridge Strategy” that claim “that two-thirds of Colorado’s voters favor restoring wolves in Western Colorado." I am appalled that two-thirds of Colorado’s population is that irresponsible and emotionally ignorant of the true picture.