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Dr. Gary L. Roberts to Speak July 9 on Sand Creek Massacre

The Bent's Fort Chapter of the Santa Fe Trail Association is pleased to announce that Dr. Gary L. Roberts will give a presentation on the Sand Creek Massacre Saturday, July 9. The presentation will be held at the Grand Theatre, 405 S. Main Street in Rocky Ford, at 1:00 p.m. There will be a brief chapter meeting prior to the presentation.
ROCKY FORD, CO
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fowlertribune.com

A mourning citizen and a mayor bring much-needed change to the Arkansas Valley

The intersection of US 50 and CO 71 brings fear and mourning among residents throughout the Arkansas Valley, who travel through the intersection often, many of whom know someone who had been in a devastating or fatal car accident. And although the dangerous intersection has existed for many decades, causing numerous casualties, no one has stepped up to make a change— until now.
ARKANSAS STATE
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Popular Nashville-based vocal band presenting free local Concert in La Junta

Ground-breaking Nashville-based New Legacy Project will be live in concert on Sunday, July 10, 6:30 pm, at La Junta First Christian Church. Formerly the Blackwood Legacy, they are best known for their intricate harmonies, true Southern Gospel sound, and homespun humor. This content is for Online Access Only (1 Month),...
LA JUNTA, CO
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Area athletes earn All-State honors

Six area high school baseball players have been recognized by the Colorado High School Activities Association (CHSAA) as members of the prestigious All-State team for the 2022 baseball season. Las Animas High School sophomore TJ Ortiz earned the top honor regionally, being named to the Class 2A Second Team All-State.
LAS ANIMAS, CO
theprowersjournal.com

Southeast Housing Solutions Summit – July 14 at OJC, La Junta

Serving Baca, Bent, Crowley, Huerfano, Kiowa, Las Animas, Otero, and Prowers counties. The Southeast Housing Solutions Summit is a highly-interactive opportunity to collaborate on one of the key issues contributing to the crisis of housing in the region – housing stock. This action-planning intensive will focus on building regional capacity to address this issue and educating statewide stakeholders on the successes and specific needs of the region.
LA JUNTA, CO
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Irene Estabrooks

Irene Estabrooks, 87, died of cancer on June 11, 2022, in Baker City, Oregon. Irene, a resident of Baker City and a life-long resident of Las Animas, Colorado before moving to Baker City to live with her family, died surrounded in love with family by her side. Irene was proud...
LAS ANIMAS, CO
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Tarantula's? In La Junta, Colorado

Come along has Rich and Rachel explore La Junta, Colorado while hunting for TARANTULAS! Love you Fam!! The Steel One PO Box # 441186 Aurora, Co 80044-1186 If you send something, let me know because I don't check my PO box very often. The Steel One Merch! <a href="https://teespring.com/stores/the-steel-one-merch">https://teespring.com/stores/the-steel-one-merch</a> Facebook Group! <a href="https://www.facebook.com/groups/748605672138789">https://www.facebook.com/groups/748605672138789</a>/ Twitter! <a href="https://twitter.com/thesteelone">https://twitter.com/thesteelone</a> Instagram! <a href="https://www.instagram.com/thesteelonetv/?hl=en">https://www.instagram.com/thesteelonetv/?hl=en</a>
LA JUNTA, CO
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Celebrate American Independence at Bent's Fort

The public is invited to join the inhabitants of Bent’s Old Fort on Monday, July 4 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm to celebrate American Independence during the 2022 Old-Fashioned 4th Celebration. The 4th of July was one of the few holidays celebrated across the country in the 1840s. The...
LA JUNTA, CO
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Charlotte Ann Cook – October 27, 1940 – June 28, 2022

Gravesides services for Charlotte Ann Cook, formerly of Eads, CO, will be held at 10am Friday July 1, 2022 at the Eads Cemetery in Eads, Co, with Pastor John Dell of the First Christian Church of Rocky Ford, CO officiating. Interment will follow at the Eads Cemetery. Visitation will be...
EADS, CO
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ARPA Business Update

BUSINESS OPERATIONS – July 2022. ARPA Holds Its Annual Pole Top and Bucket Truck Rescue Safety Training: ARPA member municipalities participated in the annual pole top and bucket truck rescue training in La Junta in June. The annual training brings together approximately 40 personnel from the six ARPA member systems. The training is one of the critical elements for not only electric utility personnel, but for any worker who may work from an aerial device, including personnel in the parks, recreation, and street departments. The training focuses on a rescue situation that may occur at pole top.
LA JUNTA, CO
fowlertribune.com

A step into the future—Bluestem Villiage is unlike any nursing home in existence

If you believed that Bluestem Village, the new nursing home facility being constructed in La Junta, would simply be a new nursing home, you were wrong. Bluestem Village is the future of elderly healthcare, innovative and extraordinary with its ideas, with layouts and commodities designed to maximize comfort and wellness. The future is now.
LA JUNTA, CO
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LA Fire Department assists with fire

The Las Animas Fire Department assisted neighboring La Junta Fire Department with a structure fire June 17. At 3:05 p.m., La Junta Fire Department responded to the 24000 block of Cucharra on a reported structure fire. This content is for Online Access Only (1 Month), Print in county – Includes...
LA JUNTA, CO
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Las Animas fireworks show will go on, LJ and RF cancelled

The Las Animas / Bent County Fire Protection District confirmed Tuesday that they will move forward with the annual fireworks show July 4 at the Las Animas High School football field. The fire department will be canvassing the city for donations on June 30 and July 1. This content is...
LAS ANIMAS, CO
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