Connie Rae Bauman Korf 1938 – 2020 A Celebration of Life for Connie Rae Bauman Korf will be June 27, 2021, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. at The Orphanage, 300 S. Main in Yuma. Leave your sadness at the door and join us as we celebrate the life of Connie RaeContinue Reading

Grass cutter wanted. I live south of town on County Road 30 and have a small yard and lawnmower. Need someone to mow my lawn once a week. Carpentry skills for various odd jobs around the house would also be helpful. Please call 303-717-7235Continue Reading

The methodical march toward schools in Colorado having to get rid of Native American mascots continues. Yuma’s school teams have gone by the “Indians” since the mid-1930s, but likely will have to transition to a new mascot by June 2022. Senate Bill 21-116 passed out of the Colorado Legislature lastContinue Reading

The Yuma City Council whipped through the agenda in about 20 minutes, last week during its regular meeting at Yuma City Hall. All seven council members were in attendance — Mayor Ron Swehla, Marc Shay, Tim McClung, Marylu Dischner-Smith, Steve Hoch, Dan Baucke and Daniel Ebersole. The council did passContinue Reading

Yuma High School’s baseball team just might make it into the postseason. The Indians have won five of their last six games to sit at 7-7 heading into the Season D double dip finale on Saturday at rival Wray. Yuma was No. 23 in the Class 2A RPI after Tuesday’sContinue Reading

Yuma High School’s track and field athletes are sprinting toward the finish line of Season D, with an eye on some big prizes. The Indians are at the Wiggins Invitational on Saturday, then will host the LPAA Meet on Tuesday. (The league meet was supposed to be at Wray HighContinue Reading

Season D comes down to today for the Yuma High School girls golf team. Coach Jenny Noble is taking the foursome of Jada Young, Ema Richardson and Jailyn Mekelburg to the Class 3A Region 3 Tournament in Estes Park. Kimberly Guerrero also was in line to compete but cannot attendContinue Reading

Otis advances to district semifinals Otis High School baseball team’s Season D came down to this week’s Class 1A District 4 Tournament at the NJC field in Sterling. The Bulldogs entered district with a 6-7 record and the No. 4 seed in the seven-team district bracket. They have advanced toContinue Reading

Yuma District Hospital & Clinics, in conjunction with Yuma School District-1, will be providing free physicals for incoming 7-12 graders, next week. Free physicals for incoming grades 10-12 will be Wednesday, June 16, at Yuma Middle School. Incoming 10th-graders will be from 8 to 9:30 a.m., 11th-graders 9:30 to 11,Continue Reading