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  • HHS JV boys win 2, but fall to Wray

    Losing its first game since the first week of the season, Holyoke’s JV boys’ basketball team was 2-1 last week. Against Benkelman, Neb. on Tuesday, Holyoke took the win, 45-34. The Wray Eagles barely eeked out a victory against the Dragons on Friday...
  • Dragon boys add one more win

    Adding another win to its perfect season, Holyoke’s boys’ varsity basketball team beat Benkelman, Neb., 63-41, on the road Tuesday, Feb. 3. “It was a good trip for us,” said coach John Baumgartner. “We’d never played there before, so it gav...
  • Dragons earn top Dist. spot; hold on to perfect record

    What the Holyoke boys’ varsity basketball team thought would be a tough weekend of competition turned out to be another opportunity for the Dragons to add two big wins to their now 16-0 record and to gain the top spot in District 2 rankings. Hosting W...
  • Ham wins FT contest

    Kenny Ham, father of freshman girls’ basketball player KrisAnna Ham, won the fathers’ free throw contest held Friday night, Feb. 6 at halftime of the girls’ varsity basketball game. Ham was three for three in his competitive effort, and walked awa...
  • C girls fall in 3 games

    Lady Dragon C team action last week found the local girls suffering three losses. They lost on the road at Benkelman, Neb. 21-33, fell to Wray at home 13-38 and suffered a 19-32 loss at Burlington.   Holyoke C 21, Dundy Co. 33 Dundy County led thro...
  • JV girls 2-1 for the week

    Two wins over the weekend and a Tuesday loss at Benkelman, Neb. resulted in a 2-1 girls’ jayvee record last week. After dropping a 51-46 game in Nebraska, the HHS JV squad defeated Wray 37-33 Friday and topped Burlington 45-36 Saturday.   Holyoke...
  • Lady Dragons mark win at Dundy Co.

     Fighting aggressively well into the season, the Lady Dragons continue  their winning streak. Tuesday, Feb. 3 the HHS girls came out on top, beating Benkelman, Neb. 53-39.  “I feel like we played our best overall game of the season,” said  Coach...
  • Girls’ basketball suffers two losses

     The Holyoke Lady Dragon varsity basketball team had a tough weekend with two losses to Wray and Burlington on Feb. 6 and 7. “The girls played very hard in both games but couldn’t come away with a win,” said coach Arlan Scholl. While there were ...
  • Swimmers end reg. season; state up next

    Holyoke swimmers finished out a strong regular season at the Conference  meet at Greeley Rec Center Friday and Saturday, Feb. 6-7. Senior LeAnne McWilliams and sophomore Briar Bergner finalled in their individual events at conference, with McWilliams a...
  • College News

    Ryan Oosthuysen Ryan Stanley Oosthuysen, son of Richard and Linda Oosthuysen of Holyoke, graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Berry College in Mount Berry, Ga. Saturday, Dec. 13. During the 2008 Fall Commencement, Oosthuysen joine...
  • Water bills get Colorado Legislature attention

    Majority Democrats are carrying most of the water (bills) in the Colorado Legislature this year. That could be good news for the South Platte River well users who have been trying for years to find affordable water for their augmentation plans without ...
  • Students compete in Brain Bowl

    Two teams of Holyoke Elementary and Junior High students traveled to Fort Morgan Saturday, Feb. 7 to compete in a Brain Bowl. The third-fourth grade team placed fourth with 95 points. Third grade members were Anna Jelden, Luke Krogmeier and Jarrett Woodhe...
  • Spring NAP deadline is March 15

    Sunday, March 15 is the deadline for purchasing NAP (Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program) coverage for spring planted crops not covered by Federal Crop Insurance. Spring crops in Phillips County are listed as: peas, pumpkins, forage sorghum, soy...
  • Millage places in Corn Yield Contest

    Steve Millage of Holyoke recently won third place in the No Till/Strip Till Non-irrigated division of the 2008 National Corn Growers’ Association’s (NCGA) Corn Yield Contest in Colorado. He won with Pioneer brand hybrid 35F37, which yielded 114 bushe...
  • PUC seeks comment on changes to Tri-State G&T regulation

    Colorado Public Utilities Commission (PUC), a division of the Department of Regulatory Agencies, has opened an investigation seeking comment on whether it should change its oversight of Tri-State Generation and Transmission Company’s resource planning ...
  • Holyoke/Imperial Community Federal Credit Union will hold its annual meeting Monday, Feb. 16 in the HHS auditorium.

    Holyoke/Imperial Community Federal Credit Union will hold its annual meeting Monday, Feb. 16 in the HHS auditorium. Prior to the meeting, credit union members are invited to a catered meal in the high school old gymnasium, beginning at 6 p.m. The meetin...
  • Museum kicks off Valentine’s week with well-attended Chocolate Affair

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  • Women’s Retreat set for Feb. 21 in Imperial

    Registrations are now being taken for the annual women’s retreat at the Imperial Bible Church. The retreat will be held at the church, 800 West 11th in Imperial, Neb. Saturday, Feb. 21, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Theme for the retreat is “All Abuzz for t...
  • Public Health is Public Wealth

      During the past couple of years there has been rising concern among health professionals about MRSA, Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus, and the increase in cases among high school athletes across the country.    MRSA is a staph infecti...
  • Health is not a condition of matter, but of mind

    Beauty is only skin deep?   The topic this week tries to give some appreciation for something you probably don’t think about too often: your skin. The average square inch of skin holds 650 sweat glands, 20 blood vessels and more than a thousand nerve ...