First hurdle for Brophy is this weekend

Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Brophy of Wray.    This weekend marks the first major test for Greg Brophy's bid for governor.
    The Republican from Wray, currently serving as a state senator, is one of six candidates who will be seeking delegates at the 2014 Colorado Republican State Assembly, Saturday at the Coors Events Center in Boulder.     Read More...

Withrow has hearing, to be arraigned in May

Tyler Withrow    It has taken 19 months for the prosecution and defense to collect the evidence
to set in motion the procedure to formally charge Tyler Withrow with two counts
of first-degree murder of his mother, Dianne Withrow, 60, and grandmother Elva
Doddridge, 88, at their rural home north of Kirk on August 13, 2012.     Read More...

Grass fire brought under control

     Firefighters have been able to get the grass fire near Last Chance in extreme southwest Washington County under control.     Read More...

Broadband site for YC

      There’s a new website that Yuma County businesses and residential consumers need to check out. Yuma County Economic Development Corp (YCEDC) and the Yuma County Broadband Task Force have constructed a website that will be used as a broadband marketplace for Yuma County.     Read More...


Notice of Hearing
At 1:00 p.m. on April 30, 2014 in the commissioners meeting room of the Yuma County Courthouse, 310 Ash Street, Suite A, Wray, CO., the Commissioners of Yuma County will hold a hearing to accept public comment on the following Application for Exemption from Subdivision Regulations:
Don C. Andrews., Myrna K. Andrews, and Nathan W. Andrews     Read More...


Siren testing to begin April 11
Severe weather season is almost here, and in preparation for it the Yuma County Office Of Emergency Management will begin the weekly siren tests on Friday, April 11. The tests will be initiated by the W-Y Communications Center at approximately 8:30 a.m. and will last for 15-20 seconds. The tests will continue every Friday until October. For questions please call Roger Brown, Yuma County Emergency Preparedness director, at 848-3799 or 630-3799, or email This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

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