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  • I'm Just Cookin'

    Cute watermelon cookie recipe ripe for the picking Last summer when I saw a giant watermelon cookie in the display case of a cookie bakery at the mall, I was inspired to try my hand at my own juicy summer creation. OK, watermelon-shaped sugar cookies are...
  • Rodeo Bible Camp a good experience for local youth

    Area youth recently participated in the seventh annual Platte Valley Rodeo Bible Camp at the fairgrounds in Julesburg. Rodeo contestants are awarded points throughout the week based on their ability to listen, follow instruction, pay attention in chapel, ...
  • Family Ed. Summer School kids enjoy variety of local activities

    Phillips County Family Education Summer School youth enjoy reading books and making butterflies with residents at Carriage House during the recent summer camp fun. Camp started June 4 and concluded last Thursday, June 21. Among those attending the camp we...
  • Two delegates enjoy Boys State experience

    Soon to be HHS seniors Ben Martinez and Ryan Stark came back from the 63rd annual Colorado Boys State June 3-9 with more knowledge of how government and the law making process works in the United States. Martinez and Stark spent six days on the CSU Puebl...
  • IFYE immerses Austrian in agricultural work experience

    Franz Winkler traveled from Austria to Holyoke to take part in the IFYE program. A highlight of the trip was helping with wheat harvest and seeing new kinds of equipment, like the sprinkler in the background, in action.  —Enterprise photo“I’ve f...
  • Rec program donates back to ball park project

    Tom Bennett presented council members with a report during last Tuesday’s Holyoke City Council meeting outlining expenses from state and regional baseball tournaments that have been held in Holyoke the past few years. Bennett said from proceeds from th...
  • Mosquito surveillance reveals West Nile virus in 3 counties

    The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment recently announced that mosquito samples in Delta, Larimer and Weld counties have tested positive for West Nile virus. No cases of human illness have been reported. Department officials advise peop...
  • Tight school budget adopted for 2012-13

    “This is the tightest budget I’ve ever been involved in building,” said Re-1J Supt. Bret Miles as the school board adopted the 2012-13 budget at its June 19 meeting. It’s a solid budget, with much of the trimmings whittled off. General Fund expen...
  • School board retreat set for Monday, July 2

    Holyoke School District Re-1J Board of Education will hold a retreat Monday, July 2 from 6-10:30 p.m. in the board room at HJHS. Among the retreat topics are Destination 2016 update, board/superintendent team self-assessment reflection and superintendent...
  • Shedd joins MMH Specialty Clinics

    Melissa Memorial Hospital recently announced pulmonologist Michael Shedd, M.D. will be seeing patients through its Specialty Clinic. Shedd graduated from University of Rochester School of Medicine in New York and completed his internship and residency at...
  • Kruegers celebrate

    Monday evening, June 25, family visited Jay Dean and Joyce Krueger to celebrate Joyce’s birthday. The guests were Norb and Juline Badding of Holyoke; Michael Badding of Fort Worth, Texas; David, Holli, Catrina, Shaylee and Rachel Krueger of Holyoke; Ro...
  • Schutz receives master’s

    David Schutz, 1997 graduate of Estes Park High School, received his master’s degree in anthropology at Colorado State University in May. He is the son of Dave and Cheryl (Oltjenbruns) Schutz of Estes Park and the grandson of Milton and Leona Oltjenbrun...
  • Hundred Hole Hike eclipses $200K

    Nine golfers braved the 107-degree weather and strong winds Monday, June 25 during the Hundred Hole Hike held at Ballyneal Golf Club southeast of Holyoke to help raise over $200,000 in pledges. Participating golfers are pictured Sunday night, from left, f...
  • Sluggers compete in summer tournaments

    Sluggers baseball team members show off their second-place trophy from the Summer Sizzler Baseball Tournament in Fort Morgan June 16-17. They fell to the Sterling Zyphers by one point in the championship game. This travel team is comprised of boys age 11 ...
  • Holyoke has two runner-up teams

    Holyoke’s Babe Ruth and Green PeeWee teams earned runner-up honors during the June 20-23 tournaments held in Ovid. Holyoke’s Babe Ruth team entered the tournament as the No. 1 seed and received a first-round bye. They took down Chappell, Neb. in the ...
  • Workshop offered for flower exhibitionists

    Join CSU Extension and Linda Langelo, horticulture program associate, Friday, June 29 from 6-8 p.m. at the Phillips County Event Center Ortner Room for a floriculture workshop. It will give participants the basics for understanding what the rules are for...
  • Raceway to get tested this week

    Phillips County Raceway will be buzzing as the midway point of race season hits in Holyoke. The track will get tested as two nights of racing will fall within five days. Friday, June 29 will serve as the mid-season championship with races beginning at 7:...
  • Swimmers compete in hot, hot temps

    Temps reached the high 90s, if not three-digit marks Saturday, June 23 when the Northwest Kansas Swim League conducted its meet in Burlington. Holyoke swimmers competed well. Goodland won Saturday’s meet with 302 points, followed by Burlington 217.5, ...
  • Kramer receives honors for track

    Natalie Kramer, a member of the Doane College women’s track team in Crete, Neb., earned GPAC scholar-athlete honors for the 2011-12 season. The Pflieger/Olson GPAC Scholar-Athlete honor is awarded to student-athletes who were varsity members and mainta...
  • It's the Pitts

    Make up your mind I’m confused. There are people who love cheese but don’t like cows, and folks who’ve made a religion out of wine and worship the fruit of the grape, yet they hate the agricultural industry. They love whole grains but detest wheat ...