Thursday Sep 11
Parks, Library and Recrearion Board decides against allowing alcohol at softball fields
The city of Sterling Parks, Library and Recreation board had been considering allowing alcohol at the softball fields at Pioneer Park, but during a regular meeting on Tuesday they decided not to move forward with that. PLR Director Wade Gandee reported to the board that his office checked with around 15 different cities to see if they allow alcohol; only two in Colorado and one in Nebraska officially allow alcohol.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Republicans hear from candidates at golf dinner
State Rep. Jerry Sonnenberg looks over the "Tribute to Farmers" Henry .22 he recieved from the Logan County Republicans to recognize his eight years of service representing District 65. Sonnenberg is term limited from the House, but is seeking the Senate District 1 seat. Incumbent county commissioner Dave Donaldson speaks at the Logan County Republican Golf Dinner Saturday at Riverview Golf Club.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Planning commission 'celebrates successes'
The Sterling Planning Commission invited stakeholders and those involved in the city's Master Plan to a meeting Wednesday that was intended to "keep in front of us," chair Roger Hosea said. Hosea explained that the Master Plan is "the direction you want to go and how you want to get there."
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Qualifications for Registration - A citizen of the United States; 18 years or older on the date of the next election; reside in the state 22 days immediately prior to the election.
Logan County Commissioners approve sales tax increase resolution
The Logan County Commissioners approved a resolution describing a proposal for the imposition of an additional one-tenth of one percent countywide sales and use tax to be used to fund a countywide cemetery district, during a business meeting on Tuesday.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
'Cowgirl Brunch' to feature Gail Woerner
The ninth annual autumn tea at the Overland Trail Museum will take a fun turn. Instead of a traditional Victorian tea, the museum will present a Western themed "Cowgirl Brunch" on Tuesday, Oct. 7, at 10:30 a.m. Gail Hughbanks Woerner will be the featured guest and will present stories from her newest book, "Western Women Who Dared To Be Different."
Sun Aug 31, 2014
NWS severe thunderstorm warning includes western Logan County
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER CO 149 PM MDT SUN AUG 31 2014 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DENVER HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... NORTHEASTERN WELD COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN COLORADO... NORTHERN MORGAN COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN COLORADO... WESTERN LOGAN COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN COLORADO... * UNTIL 215 PM MDT ... (more)
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Check your mailing address
Most of the smaller town communities require a Post Office box if you live inside the city limits of that town; for exampe: Atwood, Iliff, Merino, Peetz, Crook and Fleming.
Animal Assistance Foundation leaders to visit during oversight meeting
The next meeting of the Logan County Citizens Oversight Committee will feature a visit from Lakewood-based Animal Assistance Foundation leadership.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
IT: City needs to upgrade computers
The city of Sterling has some new equipment coming that will increase storage capacity on its computer networks, Information Technology Specialist Mary Ann Anderson told the city council Tuesday.
Industrial hemp facility gets OK
The Logan County Commissioners gave approval for an industrial hemp research and development processing facility during a business meeting Tuesday.
Northeastern Junior College students give back to community
Residents in Sterling and the surrounding area may have observed groups of young people all over the city on Monday, embarking on projects at the parks, the museum, the reservoir, the recreation center, the cemetery and the fairgrounds among other locations.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Public meeting for review of regional disaster plan
A public meeting to review the Northeast Colorado Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan is scheduled for Sept.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Flood mitigation projects on Tuesday agenda
Nearly a year after the South Platte River's historic flood, the city of Sterling is planning to take the next step on some projects to prepare for future flooding.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Team wrapping up outreach effort
With the one-year anniversary of the 2013 South Platte River flood approaching, the team created to help connect flood survivors and resources is wrapping up its work.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Fleming FFA chapter talks with commissioners about fair concessions
The Fleming FFA chapter is calling their first year of operating the Exhibit Center concession stand at the Logan County Fair a success.