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  • Heavy equipment training rolls in to Phillips County

    Motor graders were the focus of a heavy equipment class offered through the Local Technical Assistance Program last week in Holyoke. Phillips County hosted the class April 4-8, with classroom sessions at Phillips County Event Center as well as in-fi...
  • Internet usage likely to surpass landlines for PC Telcom

    “Broadband customers will likely surpass telephone customers this year,” announced PC Telcom CEO and general manager Vince Kropp at PC Telcom’s annual meeting Thursday, April 7, at Holyoke High School. The news has been a long time coming, as the c...
  • Bill to attract teachers to rural schools wins debate

    A bill to create a program to attract teachers to rural school districts won back some of its funding during the debate over the 2016-17 budget Thursday, April 7. The price tag for the bill awaiting action from the Senate Appropriations Committee is back...
  • 4th-graders contribute to Arbor Day

    Thursday, April 7, fourth-graders carried on what has been a nationwide tradition since the 1880s — schoolchildren planting trees to celebrate Arbor Day. Colorado’s Arbor Day is Friday, April 15, this year, the third Friday in April. In an event faci...
  • Monica Ramirez, Holyoke Marketplace among public health award winners

    Public health champions in local communities were recognized by the Northeast Colorado Health Department at a reception Tuesday, April 5. Award recipients in Phillips County included Shining Star Monica Ramirez as well as Holyoke Marketplace for the Excel...
  • ‘Rains of Refreshment’ is conference theme

    For the second year in a row, the Fresh Winds of Hope conference is coming to Holyoke. “Rains of Refreshment” is the featured theme at this year’s event, held at SunSet View Friday, April 15, from 7-9 p.m., and Saturday, April 16, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m...
  • Saturday, April 16, is Health Care Decision Day

    Saturday, April 16, is National Health Care Decisions Day — a day to highlight the importance of advance health care decision-making. The volunteers and staff at Hospice of the Plains encourage everyone to take time this April to have “the talk.” ...
  • 2 wins at Merino boost Dragon record to 6-4

    Playing what coach Sam Distefano called a lot cleaner baseball games Saturday, April 9, the Dragons came home from Merino with a pair of victories — 4-3 and 12-7. The wins boosted Holyoke’s record to 6-4 at the midway point of the season. The Dragons...
  • Dragons drop 2 at Akron

    Holyoke struggled in baseball action at Akron Tuesday, April 5, when the Rams handed the Dragons two losses by run-rule. On a cold, windy day, Akron won 13-3 after six innings in game one and made it an 11-0 victory in four and a half innings in the seco...
  • HHS golf team improves

    Holyoke girls showed much improvement across the board in the Friday, April 8, golf tournament at Smoky River Golf Course in Cheyenne Wells. Six Dragon golfers competed at the event. It was the first time playing 18 holes for some team members, and wonde...
  • JH track teams take 1st, 2nd

    Holyoke junior high track teams made a solid showing at the Friday, April 8, Holyoke Invitational. Teams were split by both gender and grade, and all four Holyoke teams came away with either first or second place overall from the big meet. Twelve teams c...
  • Regional collection takes 525 pounds of hazardous waste

    Colorado State University’s Pest Sweep program collected a total of 525 pounds of hazardous waste during its second year of collections. As a result of this program, a total of 4,725 pounds of hazardous chemicals will not end up in local landfills. The...
  • Assessor gives deadlines for property objections

    Phillips County Assessor Doug Kamery would like Phillips County citizens to know that Colorado law requires the county assessor to hear objections to real property classifications and valuations beginning no later than May 2. Objections to the valuation ...
  • Wray Art Guild to hold annual exhibit, sale

    The Wray Art Guild announces its 47th annual Art Exhibit and Sale to be held at the Wray City Hall, 245 West 4th St., Wray, April 28-May 1. This exhibit is open to all artists. Original works in all media will be accepted. Many works of art by various ar...
  • Extension Corner

    FICO 9 — new credit score A three-digit number, ranging from 300 (lowest) to 990 (highest) is the credit score that lenders use to determine whether to grant credit, what terms are offered and the interest rate to be paid. Your credit history includes...
  • Kid Tested, Uncle Approved

    “Scooby-Doo” (2002) “Scooby-Doo, where are you?” is almost a universal phrase. As the comedian Eddie Izzard said, Shaggy and Scooby may be the most recognizable characters in Western culture since Falstaff — that’s SHAKESPEARE, guys! First c...
  • Trooper Tips

    There are many laws in the state of Colorado concerning lights on a motor vehicle. These laws cover a variety of topics ranging from the authorized height of headlights to the required number of taillights. These laws also regulate the proper and require...
  • Peekin' into the Past

    Five Years AgoApril 14, 2011 The Partners in Education Carnival for Technology, with 22 booths featuring games of all kinds, raised about $3,000, which will probably be used as matching funds for a proposed grant for Promethean interactive whiteboards. ...
  • Holyoke goes all in for PIE

    Carnival games, giant slides, pie-eating contests and more provided an exciting atmosphere at the crowded Phillips County Event Center Friday, April 8, at the annual Partners in Education Carnival for Classrooms. Clover Adler takes on classmates Jeffrey ...
  • Holyoke goes all in for PIE

    Carnival games, giant slides, pie-eating contests and more provided an exciting atmosphere at the crowded Phillips County Event Center Friday, April 8, at the annual Partners in Education Carnival for Classrooms. Clover Adler takes on classmates Jeffrey ...