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Craig briefs: GOTR has begun fall program registration

Girls on the Run of Western Colorado has begun registration for its fall 2014 program season, which will run from September to November.

Business Buzz: New government/energy reporter starts at the Craig Daily Press

Business news for the Moffat County community.

Stephanie Pearce: Forget TV, read a book

On a rare night when I had the opportunity to flip through my options on the television, I as truly amazed with the reality shows to choose from.

Mary Jo Brown: Appreciating pros and cons

Last month, I had a slight set back heath wise and spent some time away from home in rehab. Due to a change in my ability to get around,I was told I needed to use a wheelchair on my bad days, which resulted in my moving to a wheelchair accessible apartment in my building. In the process of moving some of the projects that I had put on hold reappeared, one of which was my embroidering.

Government update for the week of Sept. 22

Agendas for Moffat County Commissioners and Craig City Council.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of Sept. 22, 2014

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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Moffat County cross-country runners finish strong at home meet

The Moffat County Cross-Country Invitational went off without a hitch Saturday morning at Loudy-Simpson Park in Craig. A small but respectable showing of five teams made for some fierce competition in the high school races.

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Foundation dinner brings community together to support higher education in Craig

Access. That is the key word Colorado Northwestern Community College President Russell George used to describe CNCC’s mission Saturday night at their annual fundraiser dinner on the Craig campus.

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Moffat County Homecoming offers fun for all

Moffat County High School’s annual Homecoming festivities take place this week, and the schedule promises plenty to make the tradition a memorable one this year.

Craig briefs: Senior Social Center to host meeting Monday

The Senior Social Center will have its first members’ meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the CNCC Bell Tower Room 201. Everyone is welcome. Senior citizens are encouraged to attend to learn more about the center and to join as a member for $12 a year.

Over a Cup of Coffee: More soup II

My mind is still on soup this week. Even though the weather has been summerlike warm the past few days, it won’t be long until we’ll be craving something that’s hot and filling.

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Maybell Store under new management

New Maybell Store owners re-arrange and offer Maybell locals discount

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Your Health: Snacking smartly in Northwest Colorado

Area schools offer new snack options

The battle for healthier dietary habits in students is ongoing at schools across America, including those in Northwest Colorado.

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Huge first quarter powers Hayden football past Justice

Hayden High School football improved to 2-2 on a big Friday night, blasting visiting Justice, 56-20, thanks in large part to big first-quarter plays from senior Jack Redmond and junior Garrett Camilletti.

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Alleged hazing results in no charges against students

Concerned parties want community to heal

In late June, news about alleged hazing incidents involving the Moffat County High School football team shook the Craig community, resulting in the removal of football coaches, suspension of upperclassmen and a police investigation.

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Moffat County shooters have high caliber showings at state

Senior shooters bound for national event

Northwest Colorado was well represented in the 2014 4-H State Shooting Sports Contest in Colorado in August and September, testing their abilities with rifles, shotguns and archery equipment.

Man receives probation for distributing cocaine for former girlfriend

The final person investigated by the All Crimes Enforcement Team drug task force for dealing cocaine was sentenced Friday at the Routt County Justice Center.

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U.S. 40 paving project reaches east side of Steamboat, remains on schedule

Although the project has been underway for seven weeks, motorists still are adjusting to signage posted by the contractor asking motorists to remain in two lanes until they reach the designated narrowing point, where they are asked to alternate.

Superfood Tip: Canned fruit without syrup

As the summer produce sales slip away it can become very discouraging. What was once so affordable to eat fresh produce is in transition.

Fitness Tip: Maximize your aerobic exercise

If one of your fitness goals is to reduce body fat, there are a couple of major keys to maximizing your exercise regimen.

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