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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Encampment, caravan highlight Santa Fe Trail weekend at Bent's Old Fort71, just north of its intersection with U.S. Highway 350, approximately 14 mile
Encampment, caravan highlight Santa Fe Trail weekend at Bent's Old Fort
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 9 hours ago
71, just north of its intersection with U.S. Highway 350, approximately 14 miles southwest of La Junta or 14 miles south of Rocky Ford. Timpas Picnic Area is three miles further to the southwest down U.S. Highway 350.In celebration of the 100th... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Community band under new directionto the podium, and invite the community and friends to meet them in person at t
Community band under new direction
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
to the podium, and invite the community and friends to meet them in person at their upcoming concert, Tuesday, 7 p.m., Rocky Ford High School.The AVCB is composed of members of all ages and abilities from Las Animas to Pueblo. They are always... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Storm brings strong windsarea Thursday afternoon bringing rain, hail and strong winds.What is believed t
Storm brings strong winds
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
area Thursday afternoon bringing rain, hail and strong winds.What is believed to be a gustnado went through the west end of Rocky Ford Thursday afternoon. A gustnado is a strong whirlwind and looks like a tornado, but is not considered to be one. It... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
I-76 Speedway sees action on SaturdayFort Morgan. 18. Bubba Alvarado, Kersey. 19. Justin Kembel, Fort Morgan. DNF: M
I-76 Speedway sees action on Saturday
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 4 days ago
Fort Morgan. 18. Bubba Alvarado, Kersey. 19. Justin Kembel, Fort Morgan. DNF: Mike O'Patrick, Fort Morgan; John Yutterman, Rocky Ford; David Pederson, Brady, Neb. IMCA Modified B Feature 1.AJ Valim, Monument. 2. Jeff Seesholtz, Colorado... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Class 5A State Track Championship results, May 21, 2016w:-2.8. 12, Dane Ball, Cheyenne Wells, 19.87, w:-2.4. 13, Anna Jager, Broomfiel
Class 5A State Track Championship results, May 21, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
w:-2.8. 12, Dane Ball, Cheyenne Wells, 19.87, w:-2.4. 13, Anna Jager, Broomfield, 20.12, w:-1.5. 14, Giovanni Camacho, Rocky Ford, 20.25, w:-2.8. 15, Jesse Zaragoza, Unattached, 20.87, w:-2.8. 16, Naomi Bastow, Niwot, 22.21, w:-2.4. 17, Layne... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Class 2A State Track Championship results, May 21, 2016Cedaredge, 2:00.36. 6, Patrick Scoggins, Rangely, 2:00.89. 7, Jerald Taylor, Cu
Class 2A State Track Championship results, May 21, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Cedaredge, 2:00.36. 6, Patrick Scoggins, Rangely, 2:00.89. 7, Jerald Taylor, Custer County, 2:01.23. 8, Cody Danley, Rocky Ford, 2:01.25. 9, Max Lindgren, Byers, 2:01.53. 10, Austin Russell, Meeker, 2:04.00. 11, Christian Fagerlin,... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
First Friday reception featuring Andy GoettelPeople from Rocky Ford and La Junta and the surrounding area were delighted to
First Friday reception featuring Andy Goettel
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 9 days ago
People from Rocky Ford and La Junta and the surrounding area were delighted to meet the Goettels the first week in May at a reception in The IDEA Place. Posted May. 21, 2016 at 8:00 AM People from Rocky Ford and La Junta and the surrounding area... Read more
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Denver Post
Looking ahead: Cherry Creek advances in Class 5A baseball7, Akron 2. Here are Saturday matchups at the Runyon Complex: At 10 a.m., it'
Looking ahead: Cherry Creek advances in Class 5A baseball
Denver Post / Posted 9 days ago
7, Akron 2. Here are Saturday matchups at the Runyon Complex: At 10 a.m., it's Sedgwick County-Rye and Swink-Dayspring Christian. At 12:30 p.m., it's Rocky Ford-Dawson School and Resurrection Christian-Haxtun. Winners will advance to state, May... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Farmers express concerns about a Fountain Creek damfunding, Kansas wants to see Colorado users moving in the right direction by 20
Farmers express concerns about a Fountain Creek dam
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 10 days ago
funding, Kansas wants to see Colorado users moving in the right direction by 2022.Following Lair’s report, Alan Frantz of Rocky Ford, gave a short slide presentation: Fountain Creek vs. Individual Water Rights. Slides showed graphs and data on... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Mid-Ohio Valley Prep Baseball/Softball Statistical LeadersBellville (Wford); Riley Bennett (SM); Wesley Parsons (SM); Hunter Smitley (SM)
Mid-Ohio Valley Prep Baseball/Softball Statistical Leaders
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
Bellville (Wford); Riley Bennett (SM); Wesley Parsons (SM); Hunter Smitley (SM); Alex Taylor (SM); Ben Mack (Ripley); Rocky Ford (Ripley); Tanner Proctor (Warren); Philip Hoffman (Wahama); Mason Hicks (Wahama); Mason Adkins (Wtown); Wade... Read more
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Denver Post
Man paralyzed after La Junta officer rolled him out of car, grand jury report saidthird since that Friday. His family said he had been taken to the hospital twic
Man paralyzed after La Junta officer rolled him out of car, grand jury report said
Denver Post / Posted 11 days ago
third since that Friday. His family said he had been taken to the hospital twice by officers — once from the nearby town of Rocky Ford — in the three days before he was paralyzed. His parents say they had repeatedly called authorities because he... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Lindahl elected president of historic advisory board Posted May. 18, 2016 at 3:00 PM Kevin Lindahl of Rocky Ford has been elected
Lindahl elected president of historic advisory board
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 12 days ago
Posted May. 18, 2016 at 3:00 PM Kevin Lindahl of Rocky Ford has been elected president of the five-member Otero County Historic Preservation Advisory Board.The board, made up of county residents... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Sunshine Award goes to Southeast Colorado Manufacturing Partnershipof their businesses by sixth, seventh and eighth graders in the five communitie
Sunshine Award goes to Southeast Colorado Manufacturing Partnership
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 13 days ago
of their businesses by sixth, seventh and eighth graders in the five communities involved: La Junta, Las Animas, Cheraw, Rocky Ford and Wiley.Also brought into the schools is the See the Change USA hands-on physics program, delivered through the... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Recognition for Older Americans MonthCounty who used a land line phone at least once. The only county service not to
Recognition for Older Americans Month
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 13 days ago
County who used a land line phone at least once. The only county service not to be converted is the CSU Extension Office at Rocky Ford, which uses the state system. The commissioners signed the contract and expressed thanks to Berg for a job well... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Police Report, : A woman said another female struck her with a cane during an argument.MORGAN WAY - A man cranked his semi-tractor and walked to a store while it ran.
Police Report, : A woman said another female struck her with a cane during an argument.
Statesboro Herald / Posted 14 days ago
MORGAN WAY - A man cranked his semi-tractor and walked to a store while it ran. He returned to find it on fire. ▲ ROCKY FORD ROAD/HIGHWAY 25 - Deputies responded to a call about two men fighting and one stealing the other's truck, leaving... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
5th Annual COCO Century bike tour registration openat the La Junta Nazarene Church, making its way through Otero and Crowley count
5th Annual COCO Century bike tour registration open
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 14 days ago
at the La Junta Nazarene Church, making its way through Otero and Crowley counties — starting in La Junta, going through Rocky Ford, Sugar City, Cheraw and ending back in La Junta.Participants can register as an individual or as a team for the... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Food recalls are on the rise, but causes are often hard to pinpointbecause of possible listeria contamination. Eight cases of listeria have been c
Food recalls are on the rise, but causes are often hard to pinpoint
Greeley Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
because of possible listeria contamination. Eight cases of listeria have been confirmed and linked back to CRF. In 2011, Rocky Ford Cantaloupes from Jensen Farms in Granada were behind the largest listeria outbreak ever, with 147 people infected... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Challenge Bob FowlerBob and try to beat Bob! That's the challenge of the 5K walk or run at the Crui
Challenge Bob Fowler
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 16 days ago
Bob and try to beat Bob! That's the challenge of the 5K walk or run at the Cruisin' into Summer Festival to be held in Rocky Ford at the City Park on June 4.The sign-up is at 7 a.m. and the race starts at 8 a.m. The first 20 entries get a... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
UPDATE: Missing girl found in Rocky Ford caseUPDATE: Following up on an online lead, Deputies have located a girl who had go
UPDATE: Missing girl found in Rocky Ford case
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 22 days ago
UPDATE: Following up on an online lead, Deputies have located a girl who had gone missing from Rocky Ford earlier in the day. The sheriff's office tells NewsChannel 13 that Jocie John Holder has been located safe, though there will still be an... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report37416 Age at Arrest: 36 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga DOMESTIC ASS
Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report
The Chattanoogan / Posted 24 days ago
37416 Age at Arrest: 36 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga DOMESTIC ASSAULT WILLIAMS, CHASE DAKOTA 204 ROCKY FORD ROAD ROSSVILLE, 30741 Age at Arrest: 20 years old Arresting Agency: Alcoholic BEV Comm SELLING ALCOHOL TO... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Small town with big influencesyears later, Dr. Book, Tomky and Miller all still remain, going strong, owning
Small town with big influences
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 24 days ago
years later, Dr. Book, Tomky and Miller all still remain, going strong, owning their own practices in La Junta, Ordway and Rocky Ford, respectively.She’s experientially influenced healthcare in the Valley; surely she has views on life and death and... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, May 5, 2016and health services. The economic benefits create value for family-owned resta
Email letters, May 5, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
and health services. The economic benefits create value for family-owned restaurants, like my grandma used to own in Rocky Ford, manufacturing, transportation, and schools. When communities prosper, so do nonprofit organizations. In short,... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Baldwin speaks up for SE Colorado roads and bridgesproposed to be in service by 2018. J.R. Thompson said bus service is now availa
Baldwin speaks up for SE Colorado roads and bridges
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 25 days ago
proposed to be in service by 2018. J.R. Thompson said bus service is now available from Lamar to Pueblo with a stop in Rocky Ford. Efforts will be made to coordinate connections between the Colorado Springs - Denver bus and the new bus... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
OJC top graduatesRicky Begay and Betsy Salyers Ordway: Rebecca Barrett Peyton: Shelby Patterson
OJC top graduates
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 27 days ago
Ricky Begay and Betsy Salyers Ordway: Rebecca Barrett Peyton: Shelby Patterson Pueblo: Rebekah Hathaway and Melissa Lujan Rocky Ford: Veronika Viescas Rye: Jordan Roggen Swink: Anthony GarnerOut of State: South Lake Tahoe, Calif.: Chloe NolanMagna... Read more
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KKTV 11 Colorado Springs
James Ashby Appears in Court, Council Prepares for June TrialAshby, Jack Jacquez To join the conversation on this story and others, "like"
James Ashby Appears in Court, Council Prepares for June Trial
KKTV 11 Colorado Springs / Posted 30 days ago
Ashby, Jack Jacquez To join the conversation on this story and others, "like" our KKTV 11 News Facebook page! Former Rocky Ford Police Officer James Ashby is a little over one month away from his murder trial. He is accused of killing 27... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Meet Andy Goettel, potterAndy Goettel will show his pottery at the IDEA Place in Rocky Ford on Friday, M
Meet Andy Goettel, potter
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted a month ago
Andy Goettel will show his pottery at the IDEA Place in Rocky Ford on Friday, May 6, 5:30 to 7 p.m. Andy retired in May 2010 from Meeker High School where he taught art for much of his 35-year teaching career. During his tenure he taught students in... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Mid-Ohio Valley Prep Baseball/Softball Stats LeadersBellville (Wford); Riley Bennett (SM); Wesley Parsons (SM); Hunter Smitley (SM)
Mid-Ohio Valley Prep Baseball/Softball Stats Leaders
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted a month ago
Bellville (Wford); Riley Bennett (SM); Wesley Parsons (SM); Hunter Smitley (SM); Alex Taylor (SM); Ben Mack (Ripley); Rocky Ford (Ripley); Tanner Proctor (Warren); Philip Hoffman (Wahama); Mason Hicks (Wahama); Tyler Grimm (Wahama); Mason... Read more
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Denver Post
Work at Hidden Mesa orchard making multiple impacts in Douglas Countyof corn will be planted this year. He said he is looking forward to bringing mo
Work at Hidden Mesa orchard making multiple impacts in Douglas County
Denver Post / Posted 1 months ago
of corn will be planted this year. He said he is looking forward to bringing more melons to the Task Force this season. "Rocky Ford (cantaloupes) are pretty good, but any ripe melon right off the vine is tremendous," he said. The orchard already... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Pedal the Plains 2016 will hit Ordway, Fowler, La Junta59 miles on Day 2 from Fowler to La Junta — a second-time host city — gaining 9
Pedal the Plains 2016 will hit Ordway, Fowler, La Junta
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 1 months ago
59 miles on Day 2 from Fowler to La Junta — a second-time host city — gaining 968 feet in elevation while passing through Rocky Ford and Swink. Separately on that Saturday, the event offers a five-mile family ride in Fowler and a century option... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Loretta Thompson visits LJ Primary SchoolLoretta Thompson, a guest musician for Celtic Magic, playing Monday and Tuesday
Loretta Thompson visits LJ Primary School
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 1 months ago
Loretta Thompson, a guest musician for Celtic Magic, playing Monday and Tuesday in La Junta and Rocky Ford, spent Tuesday visiting classes at the Primary School in La Junta. Posted Apr. 28, 2016 at 1:00 PM Loretta Thompson, a guest musician for... Read more

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