Wild game dinner…

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Approximately 100 people turned out for the Spartan Times wild game dinner, held in the Colorado Northwestern Community College’s Weiss Building on Saturday night.

Rector Sciences Bldg. remodel nearly done

Contractors will wrap up work on Colorado Northwestern Community College’s Rector Sciences Building in the next two to three weeks, facilities director John Bottelberghe said last week. The building will include a 120-seat lecture hall expansion and renovated classrooms, labs, offices and study spaces.

RANGELY I Grand Junction’s Asset Engineering Limited has finished the remodeling portion of Colorado Northwestern Community College’s Rector Sciences Building, complete with a 120-seat lecture hall expansion scheduled for completion in the next two to three weeks.

CNCC Foundation dinner…

RANGELY | The Colorado Northwestern Community College Foundation will hold its annual dinner dance Saturday at 6 p.m. in the Weiss Colorado Room on the Rangely campus.

CNCC Foundation Dinner…

RANGELY | The Colorado Northwestern Community College Foundation will host its annual dinner dance March 29 at 6 p.m. in the Weiss Colorado Room on the Rangely campus.

CNCC Foundation Dinner will be held in Rangely on March 29

RANGELY I The Colorado Northwestern Community College Foundation will host its annual dinner dance March 29 at 6 p.m. in the Weiss Colorado Room on the Rangely campus.

Letter to the Editor: Foundation Dinner Dance tops busy day

Dear Editor: We at Colorado Northwestern Community College know there are several important events scheduled for Saturday, March 29 in addition to our annual CNCC Foundation Dinner and Dance.

Injured cowboys up on skis

Colorado Northwestern Community College rodeo coach Jed Moore added a new component to the annual winter festival tradition in Steamboat Springs. He invited several cowboys and cowgirls with spinal cord injuries to join the competition. From left to right, Amberley Snyder, Billie Sutton and Jed Moore pose on the mono Sit Skis provided by Steamboat STARS Adaptive Skiing Program.

RANGELY I Colorado Northwestern Community College rodeo coach Jed Moore took a new approach to the recent winter carnival that has become an annual tradition in Steamboat Springs.

CNCC Horse Show Team places at IHSA competition in Montana

From left to right are members and instructors with the Colorado Northwestern Community College Horse Show team in Rangely and their winnings over the weekend: Dustin Davis (equine program director and instructor), Courtney Hibbs, Amanda Witcher, Tasha Gibson, Amber Parmley, Jamie Levin, Cristy Brinkley and Stacey Bailey (equine instructor and IHSA Horse Show team coach).

RBC I Five members of the Colorado Northwestern Community College Horse Show Team placed recently in an Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) competition in Billings, Mont.

Hair donations just one of many CNCC activities available

Colorado Northwestern Community College sophomore Alyssa Magalong, left, the 2013-2014 Miss Colorado Teen and The Pageant U.S. National Teen, grins with her hairstylist, Gina, in July after cutting off her ponytail for the Pantene Beautiful Lengths hair donation program. Magalong, CNCC LearningTrek students and the community education department are promoting a ponytail cutting event on March 20 to benefit women with cancer. There are a number of other classes/activities just picking up for the spring semester, just for education, some for community involvement and some for fun.

RANGELY I A hair donation drive to benefit women battling cancer is one of several community education course offerings at Colorado Northwestern Community College (CNCC) this spring.

CNCC ice tower lays groundwork for winter outdoor activities

This 40-foot ice tower on the Colorado Northwestern Community College campus in Rangely is a teaching aid now and could be the springboard for a bigger project and more emphasis on outdoor programs on the college’s main campus.

RANGELY I Headed up the hill on College Drive, south of Highway 64 in Rangely, you don’t have to travel far to notice a huge monolith of ice on the right as you enter the campus of Colorado Northwestern Community College.

Deer on campus…

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A deer on the Colorado Northwestern Community College’s campus in Rangely pauses in front of the large blue-and-orange tent near the school’s ice tower. The tent serves as a staging area for climbers and houses snow-making equipment.

CNCC Flight Team…

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The Colorado Northwestern Community College flight team took second place behind the U.S. Air Force Academy at the National Intercollegiate Flight Association regionals last week at Embry Riddle University in Prescott, Ariz.