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  • City Council accepts First Pioneer plat for subdivision

    A decision to accept the First Pioneer plat in the Robin Lake Development subdivision south of Cobblestone Inn was made at the Holyoke City Council meeting Tuesday, April 21. This plat will help facilitate the development of four commercial lots by First...
  • City Council accepts First Pioneer plat for subdivision

    A decision to accept the First Pioneer plat in the Robin Lake Development subdivision south of Cobblestone Inn was made at the Holyoke City Council meeting Tuesday, April 21. This plat will help facilitate the development of four commercial lots by First...
  • Educators earn Emerald Awards

    Three exceptional Holyoke School District staff members were presented awards at the prestigious Emerald Awards program Thursday, April 23, at the Peerless Center. Those recognized are pictured from left, Laura Loutensock, Leader Among Us; Karen Ortner, ...
  • Educators earn Emerald Awards

    Three exceptional Holyoke School District staff members were presented awards at the prestigious Emerald Awards program Thursday, April 23, at the Peerless Center. Those recognized are pictured from left, Laura Loutensock, Leader Among Us; Karen Ortner, ...
  • Siren testing Monday

    Automated alert system through phone messages will also be tested; response replies are requestedPhillips County Communications Center will be conducting its annual test of its tornado siren and procedures in Holyoke and Paoli Monday, May 4. The Holyoke t...
  • Siren testing Monday

    Automated alert system through phone messages will also be tested; response replies are requestedPhillips County Communications Center will be conducting its annual test of its tornado siren and procedures in Holyoke and Paoli Monday, May 4. The Holyoke t...
  • Around Town

    Graduation section features Class of 2015 Holyoke High School Class of 2015 is featured in this week’s special graduation section inserted in the newspaper. Biographies, senior photos and more highlight this year’s graduating seniors.   Nation...
  • Loutensock leadership comes from love of learning

    Leader Among UsA love of reading since childhood feeds K-6 technology teacher Laura Loutensock’s yearn to learn. Quick to delve into any new and interesting concept, she’s become a well-respected leader among both her colleagues and students at Holyok...
  • A heart to help: Kramer’s passions push kids’ potentials

    Heart AwardA booming voice, an active mind and a compassionate spirit are powerful qualities Holyoke High School math teacher Maury Kramer has been blessed with. But what would these features be without a strong heart to tie them all together? Kramer is ...
  • Life Lessons: Ortner’s hands-on, action-packed classes give students skills to last a lifetime

    Innovator of the YearBaking cakes, organizing spaces, tearing down walls, popping popcorn and evaluating presentations. Oh, and don’t forget lesson plans, teaching, grading papers, meetings and pouring out encouragement to kids. That’s a day in the l...
  • Jokes told ‘just for fun’ at kids’ spring concert

    Knock-knock jokes by the boatload, silly hats, glow sticks and more were all used in the name of fun Thursday night, April 16. Holyoke Elementary School’s first- and third-grade students filled the high school auditorium with bubbling laughter as they p...
  • HHS track team has tough time scoring at Akron meet

    Another large meet full of strong competition had the Holyoke High School track team struggling to capture many points at the Akron Invite Saturday, April 18. Dragon boys tallied five points in three events to finish the day in 15th place out of 20 teams...
  • Kafka quilt wins local favorite vote

    Three quilts have been on display at Creative Traditions in Holyoke as part of the Moda 2015 Piece and Comfort Challenge to recognize and honor the sacrifices that are made by this country’s military families. In the customer vote for their favorite, Ka...
  • A cappella sextet brings energy to Holyoke stage

    Swearing off instruments, the award-winning vocal band Six Appeal takes audiences on a journey that spans decades of music, performing classic oldies, current chart-toppers and catchy original tunes — all sung a cappella. This rising young male sextet w...
  • Phillips County death attributed to hantavirus

    Health officials from the Northeast Colorado Health Department have recently learned that a former resident of Phillips County, who died in January, died from hantavirus. The death, which was originally attributed to influenza, was confirmed as hantaviru...
  • State School Finance Act passes first hearing

    The School Finance Act — the bill that sets the amount of money each K-12 public and charter school should receive per pupil — passed its first hearing Thursday, April 16, at the state Capitol. This year’s version is unlike any seen in recent years...
  • Baby Bear Hugs celebrates 20 years at June 12 event

    Baby Bear Hugs is celebrating its 20th year of being a nonprofit. A celebration event is set for Friday, June 12, at 6 p.m. at Riverview Golf Course in Sterling. The 20th anniversary committee invites community members to an evening filled with fun, laug...
  • Dragons 1-2 in 3 tight ballgames last week

    With three very close ballgames and one rainout last week, the HHS baseball team finished 1-2 on the home field. The Dragons took the game to two extra innings against Merino Thursday, April 16, before falling 8-9. Saturday, April 18, Holyoke held on fo...
  • Girls golf in another windy tournament

    Lady Dragon golfers endured another windy day at the Burlington tournament Tuesday, April 14. Varsity golfers were Alex McCallum, who shot a 112, and Grace Dille, 118. With only two golfers, HHS didn’t qualify for a team score. In junior varsity actio...
  • Fitness Club up and running

    By 6 a.m. Sunday, local fitness enthusiasts were already hard at work at Holyoke Fitness Club, LLC, following a successful open house Saturday, April 18. Owner Trisha Herman said the open house marked the official opening of the new downtown business, lo...