RSSArchive for October 21st, 2019

Barbara Coats – May 22, 1933- October 15,2019

Graveside Services for Barbara Coats will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at the Bent/Las Animas Cemetery in Las Animas, CO with Pastor Diane Hutson officiating. Per Barbara’s request, there will be no visitation. Barbara (Corner) Coats was born in Atchison, Kansas to Raymond and Emma (Manning) Corner on May 22, […]

Rudy “Popo” Ibarra  – August 29, 1946 – October 16,2019

Rudy “Popo” Ibarra August 29, 1946 – October 16,2019 A Mass of Christian burial for former Granada resident, Rudy “Popo” Ibarra, will be held at 10:00 AM Tuesday October 22, 2019 at the St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. Reverend Gopep Sylvester Luke will be the celebrant and burial will follow in […]

Blessings for Pets (and Their Humans)

  St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, at the corner of Fourth and Parmenter, offered atraditional Blessing of the Animals on October 23. The event was held at the front entrance of the church on Parmenter Street. The practice of blessing animals in October is grounded in the legends and life of St. Francis of Assisi, whose […]

Lyle State – March 11, 1960-October 7, 2019

Lyle States was born on March 11, 1960 in Eads, Colorado to Donald & Betty Jean States.  Lyle passed away on October 7, 2019 in Colorado Springs, CO following a brief illness.  At this time the family lived 5 miles north of Holly, Colorado.  In 1967 the family moved to the Koen farm west of […]

Dr. Maggie Baldwin Named Colorado Assistant State Veterinarian

Dr. Maggie Baldwin Named Colorado Assistant State Veterinarian

        Broomfield, Colo. – The Colorado Department of Agriculture (CDA) is pleased to announce the selection of Dr. Maggie Baldwin as Assistant State Veterinarian for the state of Colorado. In the role, Dr. Baldwin will focus on emergency management and disease response activities, overall management of division activities, and supporting Colorado State […]

CDOT Names Steve Harelson as Chief Engineer

CDOT Names Steve Harelson as Chief Engineer

      Denver – Steve Harelson will serve as the Colorado Department of Transportation’s next chief engineer, effective immediately. Steve has been part of CDOT since 2002, and has served as the West Program Engineer in the Denver metro region since 2013. His breadth of experience ranges from hydraulic engineering, planning and design work […]