RSSArchive for August 2nd, 2021

Lamar School District RE 2-Returning to School: Entry Plan 2021-2022

Lamar School District RE 2-Returning to School: Entry Plan 2021-2022

August 2, 2021 Governor Polis decided to end the remaining health emergency executive orders on July 8, 2021. Accordingly, as the school year is set to begin, information follows for the Lamar School District. No publication can be expected to address every question and it is important to recognize that such planning is subject to […]

USDA Approves Half Million Dollar Grant to Support Rural Mental Health in Colorado

USDA Approves Half Million Dollar Grant to Support Rural Mental Health in Colorado

Broomfield, Colo. – The Colorado Department of Agriculture (CDA) is pleased to announce it has received $500,000 from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), to support the vitality and mental wellbeing of Colorado’s agricultural workers and producers through community-based efforts to manage the increasing stresses on […]

State Vet Confirms First Equine West Nile Virus Case of 2021 

State Vet Confirms First Equine West Nile Virus Case of 2021 

  Broomfield, Colo. – A horse residing in Weld County has been diagnosed with West Nile Virus (WNV), marking Colorado’s first confirmed equine WNV case in 2021. The horse, which had not been vaccinated against WNV, developed acute neurological signs on July 24, 2021 and is currently recovering. “Vaccines have shown to be an effective prevention […]