The Bank of Colorado has announced that Julie Tate has been selected the recipient of the 2023-24 Teacher of the Year Award. Following is the nomination letter from Morris Elementary School Principal Keri Chapman. “Thank you for the opportunity to nominate a Morris Elementary School teacher for this year’s BankContinue Reading

The Yuma City Council approved the conditional use permit for S.A.R.A. House during its rescheduled meeting last week. The May 21 meeting was moved to May 28 due to the May 20 hail storm. The council already has met again this past Tuesday on its regular schedule. (See report onContinue Reading

Anne Kreutzer gave a quick overview of her vision for the Yuma District Hospital & Clinics, during the board’s regular monthly meeting on May 22. It was Kreutzer’s first board meeting after assuming the role of CEO on May 1. Board members Monica King, Delaina Klein, Mitchell Korf and RobertContinue Reading

Perhaps a fun summertime activity in Yuma would be the disc golf course winding around Life Trails Park on the Yuma District Hospital and Clinics campus. Completed and opened at the end of 2022, the five-hole course provides plenty of fun. The holes range from 136 to 246 yards, andContinue Reading

Indian Hills Golf Course was reopened for play on Sunday, June 2, following extensive cleanup of the course after the May 20 hail storm. Temporary greens are being utilized, and the putting green is closed. League play is scheduled to resume with the ladies on June 12, and the menContinue Reading

Dixie Louise (Robertson) Montgomery was born on January 26, 1934, to Lottie Frances (Kohler) Robertson and Willard Allen Robertson, in Yuma, Colorado. She passed away on April 13, 2024, in Kyle, Texas, at the age of 90. Dixie was the seventh of eight children. The Robertson family remained close andContinue Reading

At Ease BBQ in Wray is seeking part time kitchen help. Position could turn into full time for the right applicant. Must be friendly, outgoing and able to multitask in a fast paced environment. Apply within @ At Ease BBQ, 416 Main St. WrayContinue Reading