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Canon City Daily Record
Florence Huskies softball 2-0 in young seasonof the season likely will be the six Tri-Peaks League games against Lamar, La J
Florence Huskies softball 2-0 in young season
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 5 hours ago
of the season likely will be the six Tri-Peaks League games against Lamar, La Junta, St. Mary's, Dolores Huerta Prep, Rocky Ford and newly added James Irwin. Tough competition left the Huskies at 0-5 in the conference last season, with Lamar,... Read more
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FOX News
Political divide widens between rural, urban voters, analysts sayof the less populous eastern and western parts of the state trend Republican. E
Political divide widens between rural, urban voters, analysts say
FOX News / Posted yesterday
of the less populous eastern and western parts of the state trend Republican. Eric Van Dyk is a farmer and rancher in Rocky Ford, a small town in Otero County in the southeastern part of Colorado. Though not a huge fan of Donald Trump, he... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Tug of war across the Arkansas RiverSept. 3. A challenge has been sent out to La Junta Police Department, La Junta
Tug of war across the Arkansas River
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted yesterday
Sept. 3. A challenge has been sent out to La Junta Police Department, La Junta Reserves Officers, La Junta Fire Department, Rocky Ford Police Department, Rocky Ford Fire Department, Manzanola Police, 16th Judicial District Attorney's Office, Public... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
First Friday Art: Birds and wildflowersHollar and Jill Smith. What: Artists' reception When: 5:30-7 p.m. Friday, Sep
First Friday Art: Birds and wildflowers
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
Hollar and Jill Smith. What: Artists' reception When: 5:30-7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 2 Where: IDEA Place, 408 N. Main Street, Rocky Ford Larry Hollar I was born and raised in Rocky Ford. From a young age I worked at the seed business, from emptying... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Silver King and Queen crownedwhich will be granted by event coordinators, is to go to dinner with her daught
Silver King and Queen crowned
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
which will be granted by event coordinators, is to go to dinner with her daughter Kari. DeLong, 84, was born and raised in Rocky Ford and began farming at age 18. He farmed within one mile of his childhood home for 62 years before retiring to... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Death Notices, August 25, 2016of Peoria, Arizona, and Ronald of Englewood; one daughter, Janyce Martin of Tho
Death Notices, August 25, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
of Peoria, Arizona, and Ronald of Englewood; one daughter, Janyce Martin of Thornton; one brother, Vivian Swedhin of Rocky Ford; two sisters, Doris Stahlacer of West Texas, and Yvonne Kunau of Rush; nine grandchildren; and 13... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Property changes consideredpermission. In a Minor Subdivsion, 9.77 acres was split from 20.39 acres owned
Property changes considered
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 6 days ago
permission. In a Minor Subdivsion, 9.77 acres was split from 20.39 acres owned by Robert Maestas at 27187 County Road 20, Rocky Ford. It is in an Agricultural Zoned District, but no irrigation water is involved. The parcels will be combined to... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Strapped towns in southeast Colorado struggle to fight heroin's spreadagents stopped a vehicle in Flagstaff, Ariz., with almost five pounds of heroin
Strapped towns in southeast Colorado struggle to fight heroin's spread
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
agents stopped a vehicle in Flagstaff, Ariz., with almost five pounds of heroin that authorities say was heading for Rocky Ford. Since then, local authorities say heroin seizures have been much smaller, but use has continued to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mother 'went on a blind date' with man accused of killing her in 1970an accountant at the time of her death Carter arranged for Egley to meet with
Mother 'went on a blind date' with man accused of killing her in 1970
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
an accountant at the time of her death Carter arranged for Egley to meet with Carbon County investigators at his home in Rocky Ford, Colorado. Investigators had received an anonymous phone tip in 1970, leading them to Egley. At the time, Egley... Read more
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CBS Denver
Shipments Of Rocky Ford Cantaloupes Begin Rolling InDENVER (CBS4) – Shipments of Rocky Ford Cantaloupes have begun rolling into gro
Shipments Of Rocky Ford Cantaloupes Begin Rolling In
CBS Denver / Posted 11 days ago
DENVER (CBS4) – Shipments of Rocky Ford Cantaloupes have begun rolling into grocery stores in Denver and across Colorado’s Front Range. The shipments are coming in a little later this year, but Rocky Ford Growers Association spokeswoman Diane... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Officials on scene of reported home invasionBulloch County Sheriff’s investigators and Portal Police officers are on the sc
Officials on scene of reported home invasion
Statesboro Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Bulloch County Sheriff’s investigators and Portal Police officers are on the scene at a Rocky Ford Road home, where a woman reportedly was found duct taped by her arms and legs. The incident is initially being reported as a home invasion, via law... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Investigators: Rocky Ford man confesses to decades old murderA Rocky Ford man has confessed to raping and murdering a woman in Utah, accordi
Investigators: Rocky Ford man confesses to decades old murder
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
A Rocky Ford man has confessed to raping and murdering a woman in Utah, according to authorities there. The Carbon County, Utah Sheriff's Office says that Thomas Edward Egley has confessed to raping and murdering Loretta Jones in July of 1970. The... Read more
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FOX News
Colorado man arrested in the 1970 rape and murder of Utah womanwas arrested in November 1970 and charged with murder. However, the charges wer
Colorado man arrested in the 1970 rape and murder of Utah woman
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
was arrested in November 1970 and charged with murder. However, the charges were dismissed for lack of evidence. Egley, of Rocky Ford, Colo., was arrested on a $1 million warrant. He awaits extradition to Utah to face rape and murder charges. “The... Read more
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Deseret News
Man arrested and charged 46 years later in rape and murder of Carbon County womanCourt with criminal homicide: murder in the second degree, as well as rape, a f
Man arrested and charged 46 years later in rape and murder of Carbon County woman
Deseret News / Posted 12 days ago
Court with criminal homicide: murder in the second degree, as well as rape, a first-degree felony. Egley was arrested in Rocky Ford, Colorado, where he lives, on a $1 million arrest warrant issued Thursday, the Utah Attorney General's Office... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Celebrate Colorado corn, peaches, mushrooms and watermelons at festivals this weekendis August 18-21. The event includes lectures, workshops, music, forays and cook
Celebrate Colorado corn, peaches, mushrooms and watermelons at festivals this weekend
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 13 days ago
is August 18-21. The event includes lectures, workshops, music, forays and cooking classes. Get ticket information here. Rocky Ford may be know for its cantaloupe, but this weekend they're celebrating a different melon at the 139th Arkansas... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Solar farms considerednegative impact on the environment and would be quiet and unobtrusive. A condi
Solar farms considered
Statesboro Herald / Posted 13 days ago
negative impact on the environment and would be quiet and unobtrusive. A conditional use request from Vickery regarding a Rocky Ford road parcel met with a condition that he construct a 100-foot buffer on all sides, “consisting of evergreen... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Watch out for buses and kids, says state’s first ladyan 82-year-old passenger in a car died when the car slammed into a Bulloch Coun
Watch out for buses and kids, says state’s first lady
Statesboro Herald / Posted 14 days ago
an 82-year-old passenger in a car died when the car slammed into a Bulloch County school bus on Georgia Highway 25 near Rocky Ford Road in March. In another incident, the driver of an 18-wheeler was charged with following too closely after... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
New OCLI agreement soughtbeen made through SEBREA's revolving loan fund. The businesses making improveme
New OCLI agreement sought
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 14 days ago
been made through SEBREA's revolving loan fund. The businesses making improvements are Loco Flava, a tamale restaurant in Rocky Ford and Jennifer's Hair Co. Inc., in Manzanola. Each of these businesses will be adding one to three employees, and... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
From Pipi’s Pasture: In between summer and fallare keeping a close watch. • The grass is dry; everybody please be careful of
From Pipi’s Pasture: In between summer and fall
Craig Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
are keeping a close watch. • The grass is dry; everybody please be careful of fire. • We can find Olathe Sweet Corn and Rocky Ford Cantaloupe in the grocery stores. • People are trying to get away for a few days of relaxation before fall/winter... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; A man in the emergency room reported that a patient bit him.room reported that a patient became very combative and bit him on the shoulder.
; A man in the emergency room reported that a patient bit him.
Statesboro Herald / Posted 18 days ago
room reported that a patient became very combative and bit him on the shoulder. ➤ Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office ▲ ROCKY FORD ROAD — A woman reported that someone had entered her home through an unsecured back door after she and another... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Vaccinations available for all childrenas at the County Health Department offices at the Otero County Courthouse. This
Vaccinations available for all children
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 19 days ago
as at the County Health Department offices at the Otero County Courthouse. This week Shana Santistevan gave vaccinations at Rocky Ford Public schools. Medical providers have the option of applying for their share of the vaccines, and several have... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Landowners look to construct solar farms in Bullochaffiliated with the company that owns the existing solar farm on Highway 80 in
Landowners look to construct solar farms in Bulloch
Statesboro Herald / Posted 21 days ago
affiliated with the company that owns the existing solar farm on Highway 80 in that community. Another proposed site is on Rocky Ford Road, and three others are on Lawrence Church Road. Planning and Zoning Commission Director Randy Newman said... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Commissioners support grantsAt the Otero Couny Commissioners meeting on Monday, Teri Erickson presented Roc
Commissioners support grants
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 21 days ago
At the Otero Couny Commissioners meeting on Monday, Teri Erickson presented Rocky Ford's case for a substantial grant through Greater Outdoors Colorado fund from the National Football League Grassroots Program and called in a promise from the county... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Colon Orchards has been a staple of Fremont County since 1937and sell produce from around the state, including peaches from Palisade, potato
Colon Orchards has been a staple of Fremont County since 1937
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 22 days ago
and sell produce from around the state, including peaches from Palisade, potatoes from the San Luis Valley and melons from Rocky Ford. "I go and I get everything from around Colorado," she said, adding that it takes time to "locate the best... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Colorado News Roundup: Skydivers safely jump from burning plane; ATV traffic in Aspen area becomingState Patrol says in a news release that troopers responded to the crash Sunday
Colorado News Roundup: Skydivers safely jump from burning plane; ATV traffic in Aspen area becoming
Summit Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
State Patrol says in a news release that troopers responded to the crash Sunday morning to find the 68-year-old man from Rocky Ford dead. The victim’s name has been withheld pending notification of his family. It was not clear whether any... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Police Report, : A woman was arrested for fighting with another in a moving vehicle.her termination, "You're lucky I didn't punch you in the face." The victim call
Police Report, : A woman was arrested for fighting with another in a moving vehicle.
Statesboro Herald / Posted 22 days ago
her termination, "You're lucky I didn't punch you in the face." The victim called deputies because she felt threatened. ▲ ROCKY FORD ROAD - A woman said that a dog chained in her neighbor's yard charged her. The neighbor said that the dog's owner... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
'Colorado Abandoned' showcasedThe First Friday Art Show in Rocky Ford's Idea Center this month featured the w
'Colorado Abandoned' showcased
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 22 days ago
The First Friday Art Show in Rocky Ford's Idea Center this month featured the work of photographers Lex Nichols and Vincent Gearthart, with the theme "Colorado Abandoned." The First Friday Art Show in Rocky Ford's Idea Center this month featured the... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Fort Morgan Police Departmentin the 500 block of South Sherman Street. The case is still under investigation
Fort Morgan Police Department
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 27 days ago
in the 500 block of South Sherman Street. The case is still under investigation. 8:26 p.m. Patrick Griffin, 58, of Rocky Ford, was arrested in the 1500 block of East Riverview Avenue on suspicion of driving under the influence, DUI per se... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Saddles donated by local businessesLa Junta, First Insurance, Colorado East Bank & Trust, La Junta Mill & Elevator
Saddles donated by local businesses
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 27 days ago
La Junta, First Insurance, Colorado East Bank & Trust, La Junta Mill & Elevator, Tri-County GM and First National Bank of Rocky Ford. Many other prizes are donated by local merchants, also, and a complete list will be published. The La Junta... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Police Report, : A man said someone placed glue in his truck door locks while he was fishing.and tell the truth. The woman admitted coming outside with a shotgun, and the o
Police Report, : A man said someone placed glue in his truck door locks while he was fishing.
Statesboro Herald / Posted 28 days ago
and tell the truth. The woman admitted coming outside with a shotgun, and the offender then pulled a handgun on her. ▲ ROCKY FORD LANDING - A man said someone placed glue in his truck door locks while he was fishing. The glue was not yet dry,... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Saturday Poker RunAnimas. Then they came by Highway 194 back to North La Junta, where they took a
Saturday Poker Run
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 29 days ago
Animas. Then they came by Highway 194 back to North La Junta, where they took a jag to Highway 109, then Highway 266 to the Rocky Ford Elks Club. The ride ended at the Red Dog on Third Street in La Junta, where the riders enjoyed lunch and the final... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
First Friday Art: Colorado Abandonedwith an artist's reception on Friday, Aug. 5, 2016, 5:30 – 7 p.m. at the IDEA P
First Friday Art: Colorado Abandoned
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 30 days ago
with an artist's reception on Friday, Aug. 5, 2016, 5:30 – 7 p.m. at the IDEA Place, located at 408 North Main Street in Rocky Ford and will be in place all month. If you miss the opening, Mondays are the best day to view the show. Vincent... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Firefighters compete in strength testsbut promoting a healthy lifestyle and a sense of community. "For those guys ou
Firefighters compete in strength tests
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted a month ago
but promoting a healthy lifestyle and a sense of community. "For those guys out there to step up, out east in La Junta, Rocky Ford and Cheraw to come down here early this morning, it means so much to me and it means so much to their... Read more

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