This one-pan macaroni and cheese recipe is Susanne Drescher’s go-to for potlucks. “It’s nice because I can put it in the oven before church and then run home and grab it before lunch!” she said.
The triennial family reunion of the descendants of Simon and Ida Krueger was held in Colorado Springs at the Hotel Eleganté Conference & Event Center Aug.
George Kestler is pictured in center (wearing a white hat) with his Case steam plowing outfit breaking sod near Haxtun around 1915. The engine is a 1909 25-horsepower Case. In a 10-to-12-hour day, this engine would use approximately five horse-drawn tanks of water, or 2,600 gallons, and 2,500 pounds of coal and would plow 25 acres at a speed of 2.4 miles per hour. The plowing price was $3.50 per acre with coal furnished, and the pay for the engineer-fireman was $3 per day. — source: Phillips County Museum
Five Years Ago
Aug. 14, 2014
Biological siblings who all met together for the first time are pictured from left, front row, Gene Carwin of Fort Morgan, Gary Carwin of Greeley and Kenneth Jacobson of Sterling; and back row, Randy Carwin of Sterling, Donna (Carwin) Dorsey of Loveland and Ted Roos of Holyoke. Two other siblings — Bonnie Carwin of Greeley and Loren Carwin of Rosebud, Montana — couldn’t make it to the Aug. 4 reunion, and one more brother, Merle Carwin, is deceased.
Ted Roos of Holyoke had more to celebrate than his 88th birthday last week.
After a Holyoke police officer shot a dog last Friday, Aug.