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Blues' Charlie Lindgren: Brought up for playoff duty

Lindgren was recalled from AHL Springfield on Sunday. With Jordan Binnington suffering a knee injury Saturday that will keep him out for at least the remainder of Round 2 against Colorado, Lindgren was summoned to presumably back up Ville Husso. Lindgren featured in five games at the top level this season, going a perfect 5-0-0 with a stingy 1.22 GAA and sparkling .958 save percentage. The Blues' starting netminder for Game 4 on Monday has not been named.
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Colorado is home to 22 new Bears

22 Bears that lived in Poor quality conditions in South Korea have been moved to the new Wild Animal Refuge in Baca County. These bears are Moon Bears, or more Scientifically, Asiatic Black Bears. These bears were used for Gall Bladder and Bile transfusions, which were very painful. Asian communities started looking down on the practice, and eventually the bears were sterilized to prevent further breeding and exploitation.
DENVER, CO
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Grass fire closes Highway 287 on the southeast side of Colorado on Monday

BACA COUNTY, Colo. (KKTV) - A grass fire forced the closure of a highway in Colorado on the southeast side of the state on Monday. At about 5:30 p.m., CDOT announced the closure of Highway 287 near County Road TT. The area is in Baca County north of Springfield. The Baca County Sheriff’s Office asked people to avoid the area.
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Kathy Self named State Forest Service Volunteer of the Year

Kathy Self, Tree Board Chair for the Town of Springfield for more than 30 years, is the driving force behind the beautiful Memorial Park that serves as a shady retreat in this southeastern Colorado community. For her unparalleled vision and dedication to planting trees in Springfield, Self is the Colorado State Forest Service's Volunteer of the Year for 2021.
SPRINGFIELD, CO
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Tigers and Bobcats Split in Classic DH

The Cheyenne Wells Tigers finished the regular season as road warriors over the past week as they played five games and successfully put up a 4-1 performance for the week. All the games were conference games that were key to moving forward into the playoffs. In the conference double-header against...
CHEYENNE WELLS, CO
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Eagles push winning streak to six with sweep

High winds limited last week’s action for the Stratton Eagles to just a doubleheader against Springfield on Tuesday. The Eagles made the most of what little time they got on the diamond, sweeping the Longhorns 15-0 and 7-4, running their winning streak to six games and improving their record to 8-7 overall.
BURLINGTON, CO
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Woman Arrested For Murder Of Girlfriend, Who Died After Allegedly Naming Her As Shooter

A Colorado woman has been arrested for the December domestic violence-related shooting death of a woman who said the two were in a relationship. Brandi Utley, 38, was arrested on Monday on charges of murder connected with the death of Celsa Charette, 41, of Manter, Kansas, according to the Baca County Sheriff’s Office. The charges stem from a shooting in the early morning hours of Dec. 6. 2021, which occurred in a remote area south of the small town of Vilas, Colorado — about 250 miles southeast of Denver near the Kansas border.
MANTER, KS
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Leann Cook, 75

Leann Cook passed away on April 25, 2022 in Pratt, Kansas. She had been residing in a nursing/rehab home for the last several years. She was born on January 30, 1947, in Syracuse, Kansas, the daughter of Ralph L. and Edna Belle (Davis) Cook. She graduated high school from Manter...
ULYSSES, KS

13 Investigates: Vilas upcoming election called into question after state law violations

VILAS, Colo. (KRDO) -- 13 Investigates has uncovered missed election deadlines just days before a special district election in the small southeastern Colorado town of Vilas. The Colorado Secretary of State's Office is currently looking into potential violations of Colorado campaign finance laws in the same town. The City of Vilas has a population of The post 13 Investigates: Vilas upcoming election called into question after state law violations appeared first on KRDO.
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LEANN COOK

ULYSSES – Leann Cook, 75, died Monday, April 25, 2022. She was born Jan. 30, 1947 to Ralph L. and Edna Belle (Davis) Cook. She married L.D. Beason Jr. in April 1969. She graduated high school from Manter High School in Manter. She went on to vocational training where...
ULYSSES, KS
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