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Craig Newswire

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  1. Moffat County facing fate of the changing WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Denver Post

    Donnie Quick, 12, practices lassoing this month prior to the weekly Gymkhana at the Moffat County Fairgrounds in Craig. While the event was being held, a large portion of the community gathered at the fairgrounds for a meeting on the fate of the Colowyo mine.

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  2. Fruitaa s Javen Gumber commits to Air ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... at and what they're about right away." Gumber played two years of varsity basketball for Moffat County High School in Craig, then moved after his sophomore season. Gumber made an immediate impact for the Wildcats. Fruita Monument was 1-10 for the ...

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  3. Water Lines: Colorado water leaders set ambitious conservation goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Grand Junction Free Press

    ... Committee is holding on the plan. West Slope hearings will be held July 20 in Durango, July 21 in Montrose, July 22 in Craig, and Aug. 12 in Grandby. This is part of a series of articles coordinated by the Water Center at Colorado Mesa University in ...

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  4. Briefs, June 24, 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Community members are invited to meet the Montrose County School District's three finalists for superintendent from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Friday at the Montrose County School District Boardroom at 930 Colorado Ave. in Montrose. The finalists for the district's open superintendent position are Brent Curtice, superintendent of Moffat County School District in Craig; Todd Markley, assistant superintendent of Delta County School District in Delta; and Stephen Schiell, superintendent of Amery School District in Amery, Wisconsin.

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  5. Practicality, not politics, demands consideration of climate changeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... is man-caused or the minority who object, what's happening clearly will impact local economies. Just ask folks up in Craig or Meeker. Whether we want advice from those scientists or politicians with an ox to gore or a pope with a scientific ...

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  6. Cowboys and Demons: Lessons About Healthy AgingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | US News & World Report

    ... bucket list; call it childhood dreams; call it love of horses; or call it crazy. Whatever you call it, I was going to Craig, Colorado, in late April. I met cowboys. I lived their hard life for five days. I felt the ancient bond with horses that is ...

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  7. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Lucianne.com

    ... launch in early June, leaving about 150 companies on the group's "Businesses for Guardians" list, according to the Craig [Colorado] Daily Press. "I In a speech at a California fundraiser for the Democratic National Committee last week, President ...

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  8. Breweries flee from WildEarth Guardiansover coal-town beer boycottRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | Lucianne.com

    ... t's launch in early June, leaving about 150 companies on the group's "Businesses for Guardians" list, according to the Craig [Colorado] Daily Press. "I

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  9. WildEarth Guardians loses support from breweries amid coal-town beer boycottRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | Washington Times

    The Boulder-based craft brewer is one of more than 450 companies that have dropped off the environmental group's list of business backers since liquor stores and bars in Colorado coal towns began boycotting labels that support the anti-coal advocacy group. That represents about two-thirds of the 605 business entities previously listed on WildEarth Guardians' website before the boycott's launch in early June, leaving about 150 companies on the group's "Businesses for Guardians" list, according to the Craig [Colorado] Daily Press.

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  10. Wells keep firms busy even when drill rigs are idleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... shale project closures that have hit the area so hard in the past. His dad and grandfather worked on oil rigs in the Craig and Rangely areas, and Rosa worked with Unocal locally until its 1991 shutdown. He then did offshore oil work in Louisiana ...

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  11. Mountain Town News: Whistler to make snow for glacierRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | The Summit Daily News

    ... so far. It's very expensive to make snow that way, just as it's very expensive to make drinking water out of oceans. CRAIG, Colo. - Fat Tire and other brews by New Belgium Brewery as well as those of Breckenridge Brewery are out of most of the ...

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  12. Mountain News: More summer use meant to protect grizzly bearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Pique News Magazine

    ... deferred maintenance is down 95 per cent and wilderness and recreation heritage programs have been cut 14 per cent. CRAIG, Colo. - Fat Tire and other brews by New Belgium Brewery, as well as those of Breckenridge Brewery, are out of most of the ...

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  13. Gerald "Jerry" HanesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Sun Advocate

    ... Georgia, Matthew Dana Hanes, David Scott Hanes, both of Salt Lake, Jason Jerald Hanes, Colorado, Cody Dee Hanes, Craig, CO, Moriah Dawn Jones, Las Vegas, NV; two brothers and one sister, Thomas, Karren and Dennis, all of Salt Lake; nine ...

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  14. Amid coal fight, power company seals wind dealRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    A utility cooperative that is fighting to preserve a supply source for a coal-fired power plant in Craig announced a 25-year contract Thursday for obtaining additional wind energy in eastern Colorado. Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association will buy the entire 76-megawatt output of Iberdrola Renewables' Twin Buttes II Wind Project south of Lamar.

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  15. Mine backers out in forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... which it is undertaking to do through an environmental assessment. That process was launched with the open house in Craig Wednesday. "We want to comply so that there is no impact to the mine," Bob Postle, manager of the program support division for ...

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  16. A New Belgium boycott & the New Horizons spacecraftRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | KOA

    Danny Griffith, owner of JW Snacks Bar and Grill in Craig, Colorado is leading the boycott of New Belgium brewery due to their support of an environmental company which is suing two Moffat County coal companies: Planetary Scientist, Dr. Alan Stern, is the Principal Investigator of the New Horizons mission to Pluto and beyond at joins us to talk about the first-ever closeup images and observations of Pluto and its moons.

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  17. Northwest Coloradans rally to save Colowyo coal mine from shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Colorado Statesman

    ... very tremendous about this issue will have an effect on the judge." Frank and Kerry Moe, owners of the Best Western in Craig, said at last week's public meeting that 60 percent of their business stems from the Colowyo mine. Like others at the ...

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  18. Fat Tire goes flat in CraigRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Several Craig-area businesses cut off New Belgium Brewery's products after learning the craft beer maker is listed as a supporter of the environmental group that filed suit challenging a Moffat County coal mine. "We no longer carry New Belgium products because of what they stand for," said Danny Griffith, owner of J.S. Snacks, a Craig restaurant and bar.

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  19. Craig businesses pull New Belgium beer over support for WildEarth GuardiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | The Boulder County Business Report

    A pair of liquor stores and at least one restaurant in Craig have removed New Belgium Brewing's beers from their list of offerings due to the Fort Collins brewery's support of WildEarth Guardians, which has filed a lawsuit over permits granted for a pair of Moffat County coal mines. that the businesses pulled New Belgium beer, as well as others listed on WildEarth Guardian's website as supporters, as a show of solidarity in a town whose success is driven by the coal mining industry.

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  20. Power lifting comes naturallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... loaded with 325 pounds might as well have been just the bar for Grant Dalton on Saturday afternoon. The 31-year-old Craig athlete, born with spina bifida, lifted the equivalent of an NFL lineman without so much as a grimace during the Special ...

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