Not much on website this week

    The Pioneer website is undergoing minimal updating this week as we prepare to transition to a new look. However, we have updated the sports schedule for now as that receives considerable traffic each week, and have the Stratton/Liberty sports report as promised as that did not get in this week's paper. Look for more on our new-look website and mobile app in the near future.     Read More...

City will take input on stop light

    The City of Yuma will be seeking the public’s feedback in regards to the S. Main-W. Second Ave. intersection.
    It was decided during last week’s regular meeting of the Yuma City Council, held Thursday in Council Chambers at City Hall, to send out a survey with the utility bills in February. The survey simply will ask if residents prefer a four-way Stop, or a stop light, at the downtown intersection.     Read More...

School district settled for $165,000

    Yuma School District-1 settled the civil lawsuit brought against it by two former administrators for a total of $165,000.
    All parties agreed not to disclose the terms of the agreement, except if the school district was required to disclose pursuant to the Colorado Open Records Act. The Pioneer submitted a request to the district through CORA, and the district provided the document the next business day.     Read More...


To all tax paying electors in Divisions 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 of the W-Y Ground Water Management District:
The terms of Div 1 Ray Strand, Div 3 Ward Deering, Div 5 Roy Smith, Div 7 Jim Pletcher, and Div 9 Denny Salvador will expire February 28, 2017. Nomination forms are available at the district office, 14 W 2nd Ave., Yuma, CO. Such petition nominating a tax paying nominee from the district must be filed with the secretary, Ward Deering, not less than 30 days prior to February 10, 2017, the day of said election. All directors will serve a term of 4 years.
The election will be held at the polling place, 14 W. 2nd Ave., Yuma, CO.
First Date of Publication: January 12, 2017
Last Date of Publication: January 19, 2017
Name of Publication: The Yuma Pioneer, Inc.    


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