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Birth: Collin Joe Backes

July 17, 2019

Brook Mower and Calob Backes of Craig are pleased to announce the birth of their son Collin Joe Backes born on July 9, 2019 at 6:17 p.m. at Memorial Regional Health. The baby weighed 5...


Birth: Aurora Marie Jade Gray

July 12, 2019

Cerra Skufca and Patrick Gray of Craig are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter Aurora Marie Jade Gray born July 4, 2019 at 8:20 a.m. at Memorial Regional Health. The baby weighed 6...


Birth: Bodhi Rowe Oliver Ortiz

July 11, 2019

Haley Bellin-VanGrandt and Marcelino Ortiz, Jr. of Craig are pleased to announce the birth of their son Bodhi Rowe Oliver Ortiz born on June 28, 2019 at 8:49 a.m. at Memorial Regional Health. The baby...


Birth: Garrett Brown Gerde

July 11, 2019

Emily and Justin Gerde of Craig are pleased to announce the birth of their son Garrett Brown Gerde born on June 30, 2019 at 12:03 p.m. at Memorial Regional Health. The baby weighed 6 pounds...


Birth: Emery Raine Inez Turner

July 11, 2019

Dominique and LaDrew Turner of Craig are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter Emery Raine Inez Turner born on July 2, 2019 at 12:26 a.m. at Memorial Regional Health. The baby weighed 6...


Birth: Easton Bow Macomber

July 11, 2019

Teal and Nathan Macomber of Craig are pleased to announce the birth of their son Easton Bow Macomber born on July 3, 2019 at 8:19 a.m. at Memorial Regional Health. The baby weighed 9 pounds...



Birth: Charli Jo Roberts

June 12, 2019

Tawni and Matt Roberts of Craig are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter Charli Jo Roberts born on May 31, 2019 at 11:06 a.m. at Memorial Regional Health.


Birth: Holden Dale Baysinger

June 6, 2019

Lexie Gonzalez and Levi Baysinger of Craig are pleased to announce the birth of their son Holden Dale Baysinger on May 17, 2019 at 1:29 a.m. at Memorial Regional Health.


Birth: Beatrice Laura Banks

June 6, 2019

Caroline McClenahan and Ryan Banks of Hayden are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter Beatrice Laura Banks born on May 28, 2019 at 12:18 a.m. at Memorial Regional Health.


Birth: Alondra Perez

May 2, 2019

Carina Olivera and Alexander Perez of Craig are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Alondra Perez, born on April 24, 2019 at 3:41 a.m. at Memorial Regional Health. The baby weighed 6 pounds,...


Birth: Dylan Wilder Heintz

April 30, 2019

Malorie Brown and Jacob Heintz of Craig are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Dylan Wilder Heintz, born on April 22, 2019 at 2:18 p.m. at Memorial Regional Health. The baby weighed 6...


Birth: Logan Eli King

April 30, 2019

Bethanie and Jay King of Craig are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Logan Eli King, born on April 7, 2019 at 3:47 a.m. at Memorial Regional Health. The baby weighed 8 pounds,...


Obituary: Jean Tucker
Obituary: Jean Tucker

April 19, 2019

December 2, 1922 – February 18, 2019 Lifetime Craig resident Jean Tucker died peacefully at her home in Craig, on Monday, February 18, 2019.  She was 96 years old. A celebration of Jean’s life was...


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...


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...


Birth: Quinnlee RayAnn Carpenter

April 12, 2019

Jordon Moncrief and Reggie Carpenter of Craig are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Quinnlee RayAnn Carpenter, born on April 7, 2019 at 9:59 p.m. at Memorial Regional Health. The baby weighed 6...


Obituary: Frederick “Rick” J. Hammel III

April 8, 2019

December 13, 1934 — April 5, 2019 Rick Hammel, of Craig, died Friday, April 5, 2019, at his home. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, April 12, 2019 at The Grant Mortuary...


Obituary: Edna Josephine Thomas

April 2, 2019

February 20, 1930 — March 27, 2019 Longtime Craig resident, Edna Josephine “Josie” Thomas, died on Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at her residence in Craig. She was 89. A graveside funeral service will be held at...


Obituary: Dennis Covel Dickson
Obituary: Dennis Covel Dickson

April 2, 2019

Oct. 17, 1936 — March 6, 2019 Dennis Covel Dickson, born on October 17, 1936, in Washington D.C., died in Craig, Colorado, on March 6, 2019. After attending Emma Willard and then Smith College she...