Weather Forecast

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

Filter 

  • JH teacher resigns; faces sexual assault charges

    Holyoke Junior High social studies teacher Kevin Asbury, 46, has been charged with sexual assault on a child by a person of trust and sexual assault on a child by one in a position of trust demonstrating a pattern of sexual abuse. He was arrested by Holy...
  • Activities/athletic, random drug test policies reviewed

    Proposed revisions to Holyoke School District’s activities/athletic handbook and random drug test policy were the focus of continued discussion at the April 20 meeting of the Re-1J School Board. Both will return to the May 4 and May 18 board meetings f...
  • Activities/athletic, random drug test policies reviewed

    Proposed revisions to Holyoke School District’s activities/athletic handbook and random drug test policy were the focus of continued discussion at the April 20 meeting of the Re-1J School Board. Both will return to the May 4 and May 18 board meetings f...
  • Truck parking on city streets is council topic

    Truck parking on city streets in Holyoke was a topic of discussion for council members at their April 20 meeting. Councilman Ray Bailey said he would like clarification on the ordinance because trucks are still being parked on streets in town. Bailey sai...
  • Truck parking on city streets is council topic

    Truck parking on city streets in Holyoke was a topic of discussion for council members at their April 20 meeting. Councilman Ray Bailey said he would like clarification on the ordinance because trucks are still being parked on streets in town. Bailey sai...
  • Event Center gets a workout

    Numerous people visited and spent time in the new Phillips County Event Center last week. Three different meetings and conferences were held at the new building Thursday, April 22. Kicking off the day was an economic development meeting followed by the Co...
  • Event Center gets a workout

    Numerous people visited and spent time in the new Phillips County Event Center last week. Three different meetings and conferences were held at the new building Thursday, April 22. Kicking off the day was an economic development meeting followed by the Co...
  • Siren testing set for this Friday

    Phillips County Communications Center will test its tornado siren and procedures in Holyoke and Paoli Friday, April 30. The Holyoke test will be done at 10 a.m., followed by the Paoli test at about 10:15 a.m. During the Holyoke test, the first siren will...
  • Siren testing set for this Friday

    Phillips County Communications Center will test its tornado siren and procedures in Holyoke and Paoli Friday, April 30. The Holyoke test will be done at 10 a.m., followed by the Paoli test at about 10:15 a.m. During the Holyoke test, the first siren will...
  • 1st and 3rd graders hit stage for 'The Rainbow Connection'

    Jakob Knutson (one of the Beatles) sings "She Loves You" during Tuesday’s performance. He was joined by Keegan Shaw, Cash Adler and Zach Overton to form the Beatles. Many of the first and third grade girls were at the front of the stage admiring the ban...
  • Dragons win two more

    The Dragon winning baseball streak was extended to eight with two wins over the Caliche Buffaloes Saturday, April 17. Holyoke now holds an 8-4 record as they enter the final stretch of the regular season.   Holyoke 19, Caliche 13 Ryan Baumgartner...
  • Five high school tracksters qualify for state

    Five Dragon athletes earned themselves a spot at the state track meet with pre-qualifying times and distances at the Wray Invitational Thursday, April 15. Triple jumpers Marci Vasa and Kyle Carper met the qualifying distances, and Vasa, Heather Duester, ...
  • County signs Lease-Purchase Agreement

    Phillips County Commissioners met in special session Friday, April 9. The board had received a bridge loan from Bank of the West to help pay for construction of the final components of the new Phillips County Event Center. Since the County accepted pledg...
  • Travelers from Holyoke visit Holyoke

    Nancy and Joe Giguere (middle) are pictured with Ken Oltjenbruns of the Colorado U.S. Route 6 Heritage Corp. (left) and Chamber of Commerce executive director Mary Tomky (right) with a Route 6 sign. The couple is from Holyoke, Mass. and is heading home vi...
  • Travelers from Holyoke visit Holyoke

    Nancy and Joe Giguere (middle) are pictured with Ken Oltjenbruns of the Colorado U.S. Route 6 Heritage Corp. (left) and Chamber of Commerce executive director Mary Tomky (right) with a Route 6 sign. The couple is from Holyoke, Mass. and is heading home vi...
  • US Route 6 car show Saturday

    Colorado U.S. Route 6 Heritage Corporation will sponsor its third annual car show and historical presentation Saturday, April 24. A Model T and Model A Car Show will take place across the street from the Peerless Center on Interocean Avenue from 2-4 p.m. ...
  • US Route 6 car show Saturday

    Colorado U.S. Route 6 Heritage Corporation will sponsor its third annual car show and historical presentation Saturday, April 24. A Model T and Model A Car Show will take place across the street from the Peerless Center on Interocean Avenue from 2-4 p.m. ...
  • Emerald Award winners recognized in program

    Nancy Kennedy, Lynn Schneider and Nancy Pillard were the inaugural winners of the 2010 Emerald Awards. Kennedy won Innovator of the Year, Schneider took home the Leader Among Us Award and Pillard was named the Heart Award winner. The three were recognized...
  • Emerald Award winners recognized in program

    Nancy Kennedy, Lynn Schneider and Nancy Pillard were the inaugural winners of the 2010 Emerald Awards. Kennedy won Innovator of the Year, Schneider took home the Leader Among Us Award and Pillard was named the Heart Award winner. The three were recognized...
  • High winds turn into first major rain of 2010

    Corn stalks found a new home in the fence south of the elementary school playground after 50-60 m.p.h. winds blew for most of the day Tuesday, April 13. The wind died down and 3/4 inches of rain fell with some hail. Streets were overwhelmed with water for...