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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Preparation for wildfire seasonThe Otero County Commissioners took a different approach in their plea to Coman
Preparation for wildfire season
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
The Otero County Commissioners took a different approach in their plea to Comanche National Grasslands to relocate their fire fighting equipment to a place nearer maximum risk areas on the Grasslands or to alternate the position of the... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Free outreach concert for kids at Ed Stafford Theatre Do you know a child who doesn’t have to go to school this Friday? Bring him o
Free outreach concert for kids at Ed Stafford Theatre
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
Do you know a child who doesn’t have to go to school this Friday? Bring him or her to the Ed Stafford Theatre on the OJC campus at 1:30 p.m. this Friday, Feb. 12, for pianist Scott Kirby's free... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Committee discusses sites, funding opportunitiesThe Economic Development Committee has been working on the following as the com
Committee discusses sites, funding opportunities
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 7 days ago
The Economic Development Committee has been working on the following as the community effort for Downtown Colorado Inc.:Completed activities include a building inventory for Downtown, an Otero Junior College Student Survey completed and available, a... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
1st chance for free tax help at OJC this SaturdayOtero Junior College has partnered again this season with the Denver-based Pito
1st chance for free tax help at OJC this Saturday
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 8 days ago
Otero Junior College has partnered again this season with the Denver-based Piton Foundation to help hard-working families become more financially secure by providing free tax preparation assistance through the Tax Help Colorado program. Posted Feb.... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Sarlo appointed to Urban Renewal BoardSandwiched between an all-afternoon meeting with Downtown Colorado Inc. and an
Sarlo appointed to Urban Renewal Board
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 9 days ago
Sandwiched between an all-afternoon meeting with Downtown Colorado Inc. and an executive session to follow, the City Council meeting was brief.During the citizen participation part of the program, Cheryl Lindner thanked people who helped with the... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Trumpeter Kimela Schlup to perform at First FridayTrumpeter Kimela Schlup will be the featured performer at First Friday @ First
Trumpeter Kimela Schlup to perform at First Friday
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
Trumpeter Kimela Schlup will be the featured performer at First Friday @ First Presbyterian on Feb. 5. The recital is from 12:05 to 12:35 p.m. at the church at South Fourth and Ash Streets, and it is free and open to the public. Schlup will be... Read more
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The Torrington Telegram
The Torrington Telegram Lancers fall at Otero, TrinidadLAJUNTA, Colo. ��The Eastern Wyoming College men�s basketball team dropped a pa
The Torrington Telegram Lancers fall at Otero, Trinidad
The Torrington Telegram / Posted 9 days ago
LAJUNTA, Colo. ��The Eastern Wyoming College men�s basketball team dropped a pair of sub-region contests to Otero Junior College (90-71) and Trinidad State Junior College (93-76) over the weekend. The losses drop Eastern Wyoming to 7-17 overall and... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Passing scores for GED adjusted to 145Beginning Jan. 26, in many states the passing score for high school equivalency
Passing scores for GED adjusted to 145
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 10 days ago
Beginning Jan. 26, in many states the passing score for high school equivalency moved from 150 to 145. GED Testing Service recommended that states retroactively apply the new performance levels to test-takers who have tested since Jan. 1, 2014.... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
OJC Career Services announces spring eventsOtero Junior College Career Services offers assistance with career exploration
OJC Career Services announces spring events
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 10 days ago
Otero Junior College Career Services offers assistance with career exploration and assessment, career planning and goal setting, researching educational pathways and developing employability skills. To help meet these goals, Career Coach Allie Hall... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
AmazonSmile — an easy way to support the OJC Foundation Do you shop at Amazon.com? Do you do it through the www.smile.amazon.com site
AmazonSmile — an easy way to support the OJC Foundation
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 11 days ago
Do you shop at Amazon.com? Do you do it through the www.smile.amazon.com site? If your first answer is yes and then second one is no, you are missing out on an opportunity to support a... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Lee Anne Martinez keynote speaker for Girls in the Middle Lee Anne Martinez, Ph.D., aquatic ecologist, will be the keynote speaker for
Lee Anne Martinez keynote speaker for Girls in the Middle
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 13 days ago
Lee Anne Martinez, Ph.D., aquatic ecologist, will be the keynote speaker for the 18th annual Girls in the Middle conference to be held on March 5 at Otero Junior College. This year's... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Free tax filing. Tax Help Colorado programBeginning Feb. 6, IRS-certified OJC students will prepare and e-file tax return
Free tax filing. Tax Help Colorado program
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 17 days ago
Beginning Feb. 6, IRS-certified OJC students will prepare and e-file tax returns free of charge for individuals with household incomes of less than about $53,000 a year. Posted Jan. 26, 2016 at 5:00 PM This tax season, Otero Junior College is... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Bob Fowler honored for community serviceBob Fowler jokingly said after Monday night's La Junta Chamber of Commerce banq
Bob Fowler honored for community service
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 17 days ago
Bob Fowler jokingly said after Monday night's La Junta Chamber of Commerce banquet that this was one of the few times he has ever been speechless.But it wasn't without good reason.Fowler received the 2015 La Junta Community Service Award Monday... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Accreditation Commission invites comments on OJC Nursing Program The public is invited and encouraged to give feedback about the Nursing progr
Accreditation Commission invites comments on OJC Nursing Program
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 18 days ago
The public is invited and encouraged to give feedback about the Nursing program at Otero Junior College during the Nursing Accreditation Site Visit, Feb. 3 at 4 p.m. in Macdonald Hall,... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Worksite wellness programOtero Junior College kicked off its worksite wellness program with the start of
Worksite wellness program
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 20 days ago
Otero Junior College kicked off its worksite wellness program with the start of 2016. At the all staff meeting on Jan. 7, the wellness team introduced the first ingredient of the program: Become a Fitness Champion.Employees are allowed two 10-15... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Keefer explores Nicaraguan libraries with the International Library Cultural Exchange In May 2000, Jane Mirandette found herself in San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua, se
Keefer explores Nicaraguan libraries with the International Library Cultural Exchange
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 21 days ago
In May 2000, Jane Mirandette found herself in San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua, semi-retired and owning a bed and breakfast hotel. She realized quickly that there were... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Council tables visitors centerThe La Junta City Council voted on Tuesday night to postpone decision on the pr
Council tables visitors center
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 23 days ago
The La Junta City Council voted on Tuesday night to postpone decision on the proposed visitors center to be located at the Abrams building (former Curio Cabinet) downtown. Posted Jan. 20, 2016 at 3:00 PM The La Junta City Council voted on Tuesday... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Academy Winds Sunday matinee freeThe Academy Winds, an exciting member of the Air Force Academy's family of musi
Academy Winds Sunday matinee free
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 24 days ago
The Academy Winds, an exciting member of the Air Force Academy's family of musical ensembles, will be performing at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 24, at the Ed Stafford Theatre on the Otero Junior College campus. Posted Jan. 19, 2016 at 5:00 PM The... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Family stories rockEveryone knows Bill Fry has some good stories, on just about everybody that has
Family stories rock
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 25 days ago
Everyone knows Bill Fry has some good stories, on just about everybody that has ever lived here, but who would expect Ib Rikhof to be there and tell about working with numbers in El Paso and Las Vegas.Beverly Babb introduced the topic of the meeting,... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
'Latino Americans: 500 years of History' screening Jan. 25 Otero Junior College will be hosting another screening of an episode from the
'Latino Americans: 500 years of History' screening Jan. 25
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted a month ago
Otero Junior College will be hosting another screening of an episode from the PBS documentary “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History” at 6 p.m. Jan. 25 in the Ed Stafford Theatre. Posted... Read more

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