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  • Border routed at regional baseball

    With a state championship plaque already hoisted into the air this summer, the Border League baseball team set out to continue their winning ways at the Babe Ruth 16-18 Midwest Plains Regional tournament in Dickinson, N.D. Facing some of the best teams fr...
  • GOCO listening tour in Sterling Aug. 12

    Great Outdoors Colorado, which invests state lottery revenues in outdoor recreation, land conservation and wildlife, will bring its statewide listening tour to Sterling Tuesday, Aug. 12, to gather input for its 2015 strategic plan. The Sterling event—o...
  • School to interview board candidates

    Holyoke School District Re-1J Board of Education will meet Tuesday, Aug. 5, at 7 p.m. for a work session, followed by the 8 p.m. regular meeting in the board meeting room at HJHS Room No. 218. The work session will be for the purpose of interviewing the ...
  • Successful wheat harvest finally comes to an end

    After a long, drawn out wheat harvest, the last trucks finally made their way through the two co-ops in the area Monday, July 28, more than three weeks after the first loads rolled through. “This was one of the longest harvests we’ve had,” Grainlan...
  • Western bean cutworm now emerging in corn

    Western bean cutworm moths have begun to emerge in most parts of northeastern Colorado. Historic data of moth flight show that the moth will continue to fly between mid-July and early August in Colorado (www.nocopestalert.com). Eggs are deposited in clus...
  • Farmers reminded of Farm Bill conservation compliance changes

    Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack recently reminded producers that changes mandated through the 2014 Farm Bill require them to have on file a Highly Erodible Land Conservation and Wetland Conservation Certification (AD-1026). The Farm Bill relinked highl...
  • Multiple Colorado horses test positive for vesicular stomatitis

    The Colorado Department of Agriculture’s State Veterinarian’s Office has placed seven locations under quarantine after horses tested positive for vesicular stomatitis. The quarantines are located in Weld and Boulder counties; results on additional tes...
  • It's the Pitts

    Sign language Signs these days work as well as an eight-term Congress person. If a sign says “wet paint,” people touch it. And how often do you see an abandoned couch beneath a “No Dumping” sign? If your “No Trespassing” sign isn’t stolen, ...
  • Investor Guide

    When you start Social Security matters! Let me cover the dramatic difference in taking Social Security at age 62 instead of 70. Waiting until age 70 really matters if you are married and both have long life expectancy. Your life expectancy is one of you...
  • Extension Corner

    Fire blight Carefully review the list of plants below: Apple, pear, crabapple, serviceberries, flowering quinces, cotoneasters, hawthorns, pyracanthas, blackberries, raspberries and mountain ash. All these plants are members in the rose family and each...
  • Peekin' into the Past

    Five Years AgoJuly 30, 2009 Twelve workers representing Africa, Brazil, Ukraine, Russia and the Philippines have had the opportunity to live in Holyoke and experience the swine industry at Seaboard Foods through the Worldwide Farmers Exchange program. H...
  • Around Town

    Sports physicals continue in Aug. Physicals for JR/SR high athletes will be held Tuesday, Aug. 5, and Tuesday, Aug. 19, from 5:30-7 p.m. at Family Practice Clinic. Forms to be completed by parents and students have been mailed.   Confirm messages ...
  • Cumming recuperating from whipple procedure; preparing for liver transplant

    Exceeding all expectations after a July 23 whipple procedure, Holyoke’s Brett Cumming now prepares for a liver transplant in the near future. That’s a lot to digest for a young man who will turn 20 this Saturday, Aug. 2. Cumming started experiencing...
  • Cumming recuperating from whipple procedure; preparing for liver transplant

    Exceeding all expectations after a July 23 whipple procedure, Holyoke’s Brett Cumming now prepares for a liver transplant in the near future. That’s a lot to digest for a young man who will turn 20 this Saturday, Aug. 2. Cumming started experiencing...
  • ‘America’s Best’ shines at PC Fair

    With a schedule boasting new entertainment options, the 2014 Phillips County Fair was once again a source of pride for northeastern Colorado residents. Fair board president Ron Thompson stated that the Fair board was extremely pleased with this year’s ...
  • ‘America’s Best’ shines at PC Fair

    With a schedule boasting new entertainment options, the 2014 Phillips County Fair was once again a source of pride for northeastern Colorado residents. Fair board president Ron Thompson stated that the Fair board was extremely pleased with this year’s ...
  • Fair brings out the best of the best

    Between colorful costumes, wild entertainment, the parade, and 4-H and open class competitions, the 2014 Phillips County Fair truly embraced the theme “America’s Best” July 20-27. The Phillips County Event Center housed local art and food along wit...
  • Fair brings out the best of the best

    Between colorful costumes, wild entertainment, the parade, and 4-H and open class competitions, the 2014 Phillips County Fair truly embraced the theme “America’s Best” July 20-27. The Phillips County Event Center housed local art and food along wit...
  • 100-degree temps usher in County Fair in Sunday gymkhana

    Triple R Saddle Club brought its Haxtun arena gymkhana to the Phillips County Fairgrounds to kick off Fair activities Sunday, July 20. Pegged as the Leland Miller Memorial Gymkhana, the event featured two separate gymkhanas, each with five events includi...
  • Imperial has a national Pitch, Hit, Run champion

    An experience of a lifetime. That’s what Imperial, Neb., 14-year-old Josie Peterson and her family experienced last week in Minneapolis, Minn., at Major League Baseball’s 85th All-Star Game events. It was on Monday, July 14, as part of those All-Sta...