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  • Jolly Dozen to host State FCE Conf.

        Traveling from all four corners of the state, between 60-75 women (and a few husbands) are expected to be in Holyoke June 11-14 as the local FCE Jolly Dozen Club hosts the 78th Annual State FCE Conference.    Most of the meetings and workshops w...
  • First wind turbine set in Holyoke

        Both Roy Pfaltzgraff III and Paul Mailander are emerging as forerunners in the up and coming industry of wind energy. Although individuals have been harnessing the power of wind for more than a century, a recent spike of interest in the concept has...
  • New hospital district CFO to start soon

        A new CFO has been hired for East Phillips County Hospital District by administrator John Ayoub, who informed hospital board members of the selection at the meeting Wednesday, May 27.    Greg Was will be stepping into the position in the early p...
  • Event Center construction progressing steadily

        Going over the details of construction of the new Event Center at the fairgrounds has kept Phillips County commissioners busy during the month of May, they reported at their Friday, May 29 meeting.    Progress continues to move steadily on the b...
  • Summer reading program announced

        Heginbotham Library will once again be holding its annual summer reading program this summer.        Children 3 years old through fourth grade are invited to join the program. Registration for “Be Creative At Your Library” is Wednesday, J...
  • City Code Chatter (CCC) — Holyoke ordinances detailed

        What do junk, weeds and animals have in common?    City of Holyoke codes govern all three, and these were the main areas of focus targeted by Holyoke City Council when a part-time code enforcement officer position was created a year ago.    F...
  • Health is not a condition of matter, but of mind

    West Nile    The first reported case of West Nile in the United States was in New York in 1999. The first-ever reported case of West Nile was in the West Nile District of Uganda in 1937. Since that time, the virus has become one of the most widely spre...
  • It's the Pitts

    A Not So Good-Night    Once upon a time majestic hotels provided temporary comfort for cattle buyers in town to do business at one of the major stockyards that once dotted our landscape. The motels cattle buyers stay at these days aren’t near as gran...
  • Penny Harvest gives grants, organizes service projects

     In the final stage of the Penny Harvest project, Holyoke Community Helpers awarded grant money to the Colorado Humane Society, the Brittney Ferguson family and the Danny Vernon family. Checks were presented to the Fergusons and Vernons at an assembly f...
  • Akron Research Station dryland farming field day is June 17

        The 102nd USDA-ARS Central Great Plains Research Station Field Day event is scheduled for Wednesday, June 17 at the Akron Research Station, four miles east of Akron on Highway 34. The day begins at 7:30 a.m.    Come join the field day for an inf...
  • Colorado Ranching Legacy Program created for conservation

        For more than 150 years, ranching has been a major contributor to Colorado’s economy while at the same time, keeping millions of acres of Colorado’s open space intact. However, the number of ranchers and ranches in Colorado is continually decli...
  • Julia Doerksen promoted at local Bank of Colorado

        Bank of Colorado announces the promotion of Julia Doerksen to lending officer. She is working in the Holyoke office at 133 N. Interocean Ave.    Doerksen is involved in real estate and all types of consumer lending. Prior to joining Bank of Colo...
  • CDA hay directory deadline is June 15

     Colorado Department of Agriculture is accepting listings for the 2009 Colorado Hay Directory. This annual publication markets Colorado hay to buyers in the state and around the country. “First published in 1987, the directory continues to be an imp...
  • Wray profitable grass management workshop dates announced in June

        Yuma County Conservation District invites everyone who has grass for grazing, cows that like to eat grass or both to attend a two-part Managing Grass Profitably Workshop.      The workshop will be Friday, June 12 and Saturday, June 13. It is no...
  • Grazer's Field Day Event is June 16 at Ft. Morgan

        The Morgan Conservation District in cooperation with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and the Grazing Lands Conservation Initiative (GLCI) invites ranchers to attend a very interesting and educational livestock and rangeland field ...
  • Akron to host Small Animal Clinic for 4-Hers

        Fair time is just around the corner, and everyone is getting fair animals ready. The Golden Plains Area Extension is putting on a Small Animal Clinic to help the exhibitors have more success at raising their small animal 4-H projects.     The cl...
  • HJHS Student Council completes painting project in old gym

      Holyoke Junior High Student Council completed its project for the year the last week of school. Members painted “Dragon Fans” and “Visitors” behind the bleachers in the old (west) gym. Student Council members are pictured in the Dragon secti...
  • Elliotts new STS exchange program representatives

        Ten years ago, the Elliott family hosted their first foreign exchange student from Slovakia. “The experience was so good,” said Thom, “we decided to take on more.” Since then, they have hosted another student from Slovakia, and individuals ...
  • 130 N. Interocean Ave.: A look at hometown history from grocery store to newspaper

     From store shelves, meat lockers and bakery goods to printing presses, office supplies and computers, the building at 130 N. Interocean Ave. has sure come a long way since 1935. “This building has seen a lot,” said Brenda Brandt, current publishe...
  • Local players, coach participate in Colo. All-State baseball games

        Three recent HHS graduates Brandon Price, Brett Gerk and Austin Tharp, as well as their baseball coach Kyle Bules, participated in the All-State baseball games at Mountain Range High School in Westminster Sunday, May 31.    Price and Gerk, as we...