Weather Forecast

Find more about Weather in Holyoke, CO
Click for weather forecast
Archives

Filter 

  • Wine tastings get approval

    Following up on some unfinished business at its Tuesday, Nov. 4, meeting, the Holyoke City Council unanimously agreed to have City Attorney Al Wall draft an ordinance to allow wine tastings to occur in Holyoke. Wall presented the council with a copy of S...
  • Wine tastings get approval

    Following up on some unfinished business at its Tuesday, Nov. 4, meeting, the Holyoke City Council unanimously agreed to have City Attorney Al Wall draft an ordinance to allow wine tastings to occur in Holyoke. Wall presented the council with a copy of S...
  • Republicans gain Senate majority

    Republicans gained Senate majorities in both the U.S. and Colorado as a result of the Nov. 4 mid-term election. In the U.S. Senate, it’s the first time in eight years for the GOP to have control. In Colorado, Republicans won control by one seat, 18 to ...
  • Republicans gain Senate majority

    Republicans gained Senate majorities in both the U.S. and Colorado as a result of the Nov. 4 mid-term election. In the U.S. Senate, it’s the first time in eight years for the GOP to have control. In Colorado, Republicans won control by one seat, 18 to ...
  • Hospital receives half of expected flu vaccine order

    Community flu shot clinics have not yet been scheduled this year by Melissa Memorial Hospital staff due to a shortage in vaccines. Hospital administrator John Ayoub said they’ve received only about half of the flu vaccine that they ordered. He added th...
  • Hospital receives half of expected flu vaccine order

    Community flu shot clinics have not yet been scheduled this year by Melissa Memorial Hospital staff due to a shortage in vaccines. Hospital administrator John Ayoub said they’ve received only about half of the flu vaccine that they ordered. He added th...
  • Around Town

    Parade entries sought for Country Christmas “An All American Christmas” is the Parade of Lights theme for Holyoke’s annual Country Christmas Monday, Dec. 1. Those wishing to enter a Parade of Lights float should pick up a form at Highline Electric ...
  • Murder mystery accusations lead to ‘Just Desserts’

    A raspberry tart, a Depression-era cake recipe or a rich chocolate torte? All were suspect, along with their bakers, in the “Just Desserts” murder mystery that took the Peerless stage Nov. 1-2 in Holyoke. Phillips County Players performed the one-act...
  • Kids get pumped up for pumpkins

    Holyoke elementary students were wide-eyed and all smiles on Pumpkin Day, Wednesday, Oct. 29. Each class took its turn lining up outside the school to receive pumpkins. Toby and Jackie Thompson hauled in a trailer load of pumpkins from Pumpkins and More A...
  • Costume contest brings out trick-or-treaters

    Ten costume divisions provided a wide range of Halloween fun at the Holyoke Lions Club annual costume contest on Halloween night, last Friday, Oct. 31. The event was held at the HHS old gym. Prizes were awarded in each age division, with $5 for first plac...
  • Halloween gets a little spookier

    Even a dragon — smoke and all — made an appearance in Holyoke this Halloween, Friday, Oct. 31. Trick-or-treaters Kinley and Caden Sporhase dash out of the mouth of the dragon set up at Ron and Carrie Anderson’s house at 1150 S. Bowman Ave. Trick-or-...
  • Hospital staff decorates pumpkins

    Dressed for Halloween as the cast of the hit 1993 baseball film “The Sandlot,” members of the Melissa Memorial Hospital staff are pictured with their submissions for the third annual pumpkin decorating contest. The pumpkins were on display in the hosp...
  • Colorado achieves 5-year carbon monoxide protection milestone

    This year marks the fifth anniversary of the Lofgren and Johnson Families Carbon Monoxide Safety Act (Colorado House Bill 1091), which requires homeowners and landlords to install carbon monoxide detectors in nearly all homes throughout the state. Since ...
  • Amy Mackay wins local peace poster contest

    Amy Mackay, a sixth-grade student at Holyoke Elementary, has taken the first step to becoming an internationally recognized artist by winning a local competition sponsored by the Holyoke Lions Club. Mackay’s poster was among more than 450,000 entries s...
  • New online tool available for mandatory reporters of child abuse and neglect

    Colorado Department of Human Services has a new online training opportunity for mandatory reporters who are required by law to report suspected child abuse and neglect. Under Colorado law, nearly 40 professions are required to report suspected child abus...
  • Fantasy Football plays into daily life of team owners

    The time of collecting trading cards and wondering what different players would be like on the same team has evolved into Fantasy Football and a chance to see those dreams realized — to a certain degree anyway. “I’m a die-hard Cleveland Browns fan,...
  • First round of 1A playoffs reported

    First-round action for the Colorado Class 1A high school football playoffs began Saturday, Nov. 1. Burlington, Wiggins and Wray were the three teams from the North Central division that advanced from the regular season into playoffs. All three teams were...
  • I'm Just Cookin' Holiday Recipe Swap

    ...
  • Area sees abundant crop of apples this past season

    Apples have a common place in society. Many games and beverages are based on their popularity, and despite being used by evil to tempt Adam and Eve, apples have generally been known as a good thing. This past summer and fall, apples have been in high abu...
  • Corn harvest speeds up; beets are stalled

    After a long waiting game, corn farmers have finally gotten the hard cold snap they have been needing to stop the corn’s growth and finally get on with their harvest. Steve Young at Grainland Cooperative said that with such a prolonged growth without a...