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GALLERY: Rodeo rowdiness, carnival kicks, country concert at Grand Old West Days

May 27, 2018 — A full day of Grand Old West Days action Saturday at Moffat County Fairgrounds raged in the arena’s open and junior rodeo events in Boys & Broncs & Barrels as all experience levels took on barrel racing, saddle bronc and bareback riding. Meanwhile, the carnival

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Moffat County’s Kasen Brennise staying tough following rodeo accident

May 25, 2018 — The excitement of the high school rodeo state finals briefly turned to terror Friday afternoon at Moffat County Fairgrounds as one of Craig’s own cowboys suffered an accident in the arena. Moffat County High School senior Kasen Brennise had to be transported to Memorial Regional

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Yampa Valley Golf’s Bar for the Course shoots for success

May 25, 2018 — Slowly but surely, the eatery space at Yampa Valley Golf Course has been growing as new restaurant management Jennifer Koepfer sets her sights on making the spot a desired spot for golfers and casual diners alike. Koepfer’s Bar for the Course Pub and Grill has

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Weekend Roundup: A grand old weekend in Moffat County

May 25, 2018 — The kickoff to summer in Northwest Colorado is upon us, with a bevy of Memorial Day weekend events happenings all over Craig. Ride hard rodeo The arena will be busy all weekend at Moffat County Fairgrounds as the Colorado High School Rodeo Association hosts its

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Moffat County High School salutes hard work, dedication, character during ‘Dude’ Dent ceremony

May 25, 2018 — A year of accomplishments for Moffat County High School’s senior student-athletes came to fruition Thursday night as Bulldogs received top honors for their physical and mental prowess and the hard work that accompanies their natural talents. Colby Beckett took home the Lewis “Dude” Dent Memorial

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Craig Pool Complex opens for summer season Wednesday

May 24, 2018 — The Craig Pool Complex, 605 Washington St., will officially open for the summer season at 1 p.m. May 30. The facilities, which include a lap and diving pool and a wave pool, will feature seasonal hours from 1 to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday and

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Graduation 2018: Moffat County sports honors top student-athletes

May 24, 2018 — As the summer approaches and Moffat County High School sports teams prepare for a vacation mixed with off-season training, several Bulldog graduates will look back on the past few years as the nominees of the school’s top awards for senior student-athletes. The Lewis "Dude" Dent

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Bulldog Sports — Week of May 23, 2018

May 23, 2018 — Wednesday 5:30 p.m. Craig Parks and Recreation baseball at Woodbury Sports Complex, 250 Mack Lane 5:30 p.m. Craig Parks and Recreation baseball at Loudy-Simpson Park, 600 S. Ranney St. Thursday 1 p.m. Colorado State High School Rodeo Association State Finals reined cow horse rounds at

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The finish line: Moffat County track ends season with 9 state medals

May 19, 2018 — LAKEWOOD — It wouldn’t be a Moffat County High School track and field season without at least one downpour. The third and final day of the CHSAA State Championships was a wet and chilly conclusion to the season for the Bulldogs but nothing they couldn’t

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Moffat County swimmers hold nothing back physically, emotionally at state as team future remains uncertain

May 18, 2018 — COLORADO SPRINGS — There was no point pretending it was the chlorine. As Moffat County High School athletes climbed out of the waters of the US Air Force Academy swimming pool, tears streaked their cheeks and they had difficulty catching their breath to speak. Bodily

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Seeds of success: Bulldogs surpass expectations in Day 2 as Moffat County track continues at state

May 18, 2018 — LAKEWOOD — When it comes to the final track and field meet of the season, the time is never better for athletes to demonstrate they can continue to improve, and Moffat County High School proved it again and again Friday at the midway point of

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Moffat County track, field athletes place in discus, 4×800 relay to start state

May 17, 2018 — LAKEWOOD — A strong start can mean everything in track and field, and Moffat County High School’s first day at the 3A State Championships was full of success. Day 1 at Jeffco Stadium saw the Bulldogs take the podium twice and move along to the

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Bulldog Sports — Week of May 16, 2018

May 16, 2018 — Wednesday 5:30 p.m. Craig Parks and Recreation baseball at Woodbury Sports Complex, 250 Mack Lane 5:30 p.m. Craig Parks and Recreation baseball at Loudy-Simpson Park, 600 S. Ranney St. Thursday 8 a.m. Moffat County High School track and field at CHSAA State Championships at Jefferson

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Lucky 13: Moffat County track sending athletes to state finals

May 15, 2018 — There’s no dogging it now. Moffat County High School track and field athletes have only one meet left this season, and it’s the granddaddy of them all: the state championships hosted by Colorado High School Activities Association Thursday, Friday and Saturday at Jefferson County Stadium

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Moffat County swimmers 4th at conference finals, finish regular season with state times in 9 events

May 13, 2018 — After a long stretch of accomplishments, Moffat County High School boys swimming has yet to slow down. Bulldog aqua athletes took fourth Saturday to round out the Western Slope Conference Championship Meet, their final event before the 4A CHSAA State Championships. Even with multiple qualifying

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Weekend Roundup: 5 featured family fun functions

May 11, 2018 — Whether you plan to hit the highway in the early morning, take in some culture or just support one of multiple good causes, there’s no shortage of events this weekend. Farming out opportunities Moffat County High School’s Future Farmers of America chapter will host its

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Craig Middle School track, field earns 30 wins in home meet

May 10, 2018 — CRAIG — The name was fitting Saturday as the members of the Craig Middle School track and field program engaged in the Best of the Best Meet, the final tournament of the season, full of multiple Bulldog victories. CMS took 30 total wins during the

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Bulldog Sports — Week of May 9, 2018

May 9, 2018 — Wednesday None Thursday 2 p.m. Moffat County High School track and field at Grand Junction Tiger Invitational Friday TBD Moffat County High School boys swimming at Western Slope League Championships in Grand Junction 9 a.m. Moffat County High School track and field at Grand Junction

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Moffat County golfers round out season 10th at regional tournament

May 8, 2018 — A swift schedule came to a close Tuesday for the Moffat County High School girls golf team at the 3A Region 4 Tournament. Lady Bulldogs placed 10th of 12 teams, shooting a 375 at Rifle Creek Golf Course. Jaci McDiffett led the day for Moffat

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Moffat County boys win league meet; Bulldog track, field athletes claim 6 Western Slope titles

May 6, 2018 — GRAND JUNCTION — The season ain’t done yet, but Moffat County High School track and field can take a break before the final finish line to appreciate a big achievement. MCHS boys took a 3A team title Saturday as the best of their division at

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