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Weekend Roundup: Take in a lovely luau, contribute to cancer cause, get prepped for school

August 17, 2018 — Time is running out to enjoy the full breadth of the Northwest Colorado summer, and this weekend is as good a time as any to really take in as many activities as possible as autumn looms on the horizon. Make a splash After a rain

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Moffat County Homecoming week scheduled for late September

August 16, 2018 — Moffat County High School announced this week that its Homecoming festivities will take place earlier than usual this fall. MCHS Homecoming week runs from Sept. 24 to 29 rather than early to mid-October. Another change in the week is hosting the football game Saturday afternoon

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Bulldog Sports — Week of Aug. 15, 2018

August 15, 2018 — Wednesday 7 a.m. Moffat County High School football Spartan Week at MCHS, 900 Finley Lane 8 a.m. Moffat County High School volleyball practice at MCHS, 900 Finley Lane 5 p.m. Craig Parks and Recreation volleyball camp at Craig Middle School, 915 Yampa Ave. 6 p.m.

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Moffat County golfers drive toward strong start as season begins

August 14, 2018 — Moffat County High School boys golf has teed off the start of its season. The Bulldogs hit the links Monday and Tuesday at Grand Junction-area spots Adobe Creek National Golf Course in Fruita  and Redlands Mesa Golf Club, both of which were hosted by Fruita

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Victory Motors Cancer Drive features casino night, golf tourney Aug. 18, 19

August 9, 2018 — A local auto dealer is driving to make difference in the community. The fifth annual Victory Motors Cancer Drive takes place Aug. 18 and 19 with multiple activities benefiting Moffat County Cancer Society. The festivities for this year’s event — first started by Steve and

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Tickets on sale for Moffat County wrestling prime rib fundraiser Sept. 22

August 8, 2018 — Enjoy a tasty meal and support a worthy cause this fall. The Moffat County High School wrestling program will host its annual prime rib dinner fundraiser at 5 p.m. Sept. 22 at Center of Craig, 601 Yampa Ave. The yearly banquet will include hearty food,

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Bulldog Sports — Week of Aug. 8, 2018

August 8, 2018 — Wednesday 7 a.m. Moffat County High School 10th-, 11th-, and 12th-grade football practice at MCHS, 900 Finley Lane 7:30 a.m. Moffat County High School boys soccer open workout at MCHS, 900 Finley Lane 8 a.m. Moffat County High School volleyball practice at MCHS, 900 Finley

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Craig Sea Sharks swim strong at state, earning 4 victories, athlete of the year honors

August 7, 2018 — The summer ended with a wave of honors for the members of Craig Sea Sharks. The local swim program took ninth overall and third among medium teams during the Seasonal State Club Championships Friday through Sunday in Colorado Springs. Coaches noted that top medium-sized team La

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Bear River Young Life tourney remains loud and proud as Craig’s most unique golf event

August 5, 2018 — The annual Bear River Young Life Charity Golf Tournament is rarely a silent event, but with two megaphones blasting throughout the day, the noise was indicative of plenty of fun. The yearly fundraiser for the youth ministry organization brought in more than $15,000 with 23

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Runners chase balloons during Friends of Moffat County Education’s Elevate Education 5K

August 5, 2018 — Activity was on the rise Saturday morning in Loudy-Simpson Park. The Elevate Education 5K and One-Mile Fun Run saw more than 100 runners hit the trail during the launching of hot air balloons at Moffat County Balloon Festival. Winning the elementary division were Will Tucker

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Craig Middle School offering athletic night Aug. 16

August 4, 2018 — Craig Middle School will host an athletic night at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 16 at CMS, 915 Yampa Ave., for all parents and students who plan to compete in sports during the 2018-19 school year. This includes fall sports including football, volleyball, cross country and cheer

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Craig Middle School athletes learn next-level skills at Bulldog Football Camp

August 3, 2018 — As the gridiron season gets in gear for Moffat County High School and Craig Middle School alike, Bulldogs at both levels are picking up steam. MCHS football’s camp provided two nights of drills and scrimmages Monday and Tuesday at the Bulldog Proving Grounds as the

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Weekend Roundup: Good times soaring into the sky

August 3, 2018 — Rarely does a weekend include entertainment by sea, land and air all at the same time, but it's a very special schedule the next few days in Northwest Colorado. On the rise The annual Moffat County Balloon Festival takes off Friday, Saturday and Sunday at

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Building for the future: Q&A with Moffat County soccer coach Nathalie Boelen

August 2, 2018 — The faces of Moffat County High School sports teams continue to change this fall, and the newest coach for the Bulldogs is Nathalie Boelen, who will take over the school soccer program. Boelen, originally from Georgia, will coach both the girls team in the spring

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Bulldog Sports — Week of Aug. 1, 2018

August 1, 2018 — Wednesday TBD Moffat County High School boys golf at golf camp at Paa-Ko Ridge Golf Club in Sandia Park, New Mexico 7:30 a.m. Moffat County High School boys soccer open workout at MCHS, 900 Finley Lane 6 p.m. Northwest Colorado Gymkhana at Moffat County Fairgrounds,

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Putting everything into the pool: Craig Sea Sharks to send 12 swimmers to state summer meet

July 31, 2018 — The summer heatwave has had little impact on the members of Craig Sea Sharks, but a season of keeping cool in the pool has been about more than mere leisure, culminating in their biggest contest yet this weekend. The local swim team will hit the

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Gallery: Craig Parks and Recreation Youth Soccer

July 28, 2018 — Throughout July, the soccer fields at Woodbury Sports Complex have been abuzz with competition as part of the Craig Parks and Recreation Youth Soccer program. The athletic league teaches fundamental skills in the sport for boys and girls in the four age groups, starting with

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Raise your heart rate at Elevate Education 5K during Moffat County Balloon Festival

July 27, 2018 — The Elevate Education 5K and One-Mile Fun Run hosted by Friends of Moffat County Education will take place at 7 a.m. Aug. 4 at Loudy-Simpson Park, shortly after the Saturday balloon launch for Moffat County Balloon Festival. Registration begins at 6:30 a.m., and the price

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Aug. 4’s Young Life golf tourney offers fun, prizes

July 27, 2018 — The Bear River Young Life 2018 Charity Golf Tournament tees off Aug. 4 at Yampa Valley Golf Course. The four-person scramble features an 8:30 a.m. shotgun start and costs $65 per person or $260 per team for greens fees, catered lunch and cart fees. Multiple

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Mandatory parent meeting July 31 for Moffat County fall sports

July 27, 2018 — The Moffat County High School athletics department is already looking ahead to the fall season. Registration is currently available online at moffatcounty-ar.rschooltoday.com for MCHS students interested in football, volleyball, cross country, boys soccer or boys golf. Athletes must be registered and have a verified physical examination

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