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Janet Sheridan: For Earth Day
Janet Sheridan: For Earth Day

April 18, 2019

Springs seep, burble and gush. Lakes beckon us, welcome us, provide us with both the noisy fun of liquid playgrounds and the quiet beauty of murmuring moments of solitude.


Business Buzz: Best Western wins big
Business Buzz: Best Western wins big

April 18, 2019

The Best Western PLUS Deer Park Hotel and Suites has received Best Western Hotels and Resorts’ Chairman’s and Champion awards.


Obituary: Dean Rickerby

April 18, 2019

May 9, 1932 – April 14, 2019 Dean Rickerby, of Craig, died Sunday, April 14, 2019 at his home. Services will be held at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to Colorado Parks...




Hometown Hero: Marcus Johnson’s positive personality beloved by Craig
Hometown Hero: Marcus Johnson’s positive personality beloved by Craig

April 17, 2019

For this week’s Hometown Hero, the Craig Press is pleased to honor Marcus Johnson, deli clerk at City Market and worship minister at Calvary Baptist Church. Marcus is a people person who can't help but brighten customers' and co-workers' days with a friendly word or conversation.




Obituary: Anthony “Tony” Hillewaert

April 17, 2019

September 9, 1956- April 12, 2019 Tony Hillewaert, of Craig, died Friday, April 12, 2019 at his home. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 27, 2019 at Craig Christian Church. Memorial...



Under the Dome: 600 bills and counting
Under the Dome: 600 bills and counting

April 17, 2019

We just returned to Denver after an all too rare visit home and to events on the Western Slope. A quick stop in Summit County and then on to Grand Junction for Club 20’s Spring Meeting...


Obituary: Anita Ellen Hedges Reed

April 17, 2019

January 7, 1947- April 15, 2019 Anita Reed, of Craig, died Monday, April 15, 2019 at her home. Services are pending. Memorial donations may be made to The Moffat County Humane Society in care of...