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  1. Pelton awarded 'Freshman Commissioner of the Year'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Journal-Advocate

    Logan County Commissioner Byron Pelton with wife, Celeste, and daughters Mattea and Elliana was awarded the "Freshman Commissioner of the Year" award by the Colorado Counties, Inc. Logan County Commissioner Byron Pelton was awarded the "Freshman Commissioner of the Year" during the Colorado Counties, Inc. winter conference held in Colorado Springs Nov. 27-29. According to a press release from the county, Pelton was surprised on stage by his wife, Celeste Delgado-Pelton, and his two daughters, Mattea and Elliana, as he accepted the award in front of his peers during the Tuesday night event.

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  2. CDOT breathalyzer program targets 475 DUI offendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Journal-Advocate

    In the six weeks prior to receiving their smartphone breathalyzers, 28 percent of the first-time impaired driving offenders in the Colorado Department of Transportation's 2017 Breathalyzer Program indicated they may have driven a vehicle impaired. Since receiving the breathalyzers, only 9 percent think they drove impaired.

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  3. Northeastern Junior College welcomes new VP of InstructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    With the start of the fall semester at Northeastern Junior College , a total of 28 new employees have filled a variety of positions representing faculty and administrative personnel. Nine current staff members will be serving in a different capacity this semester.

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  4. Northeastern Junior College men's basketball routes Mavericks in home openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    Marcus Burwell goes up for a shot attempt in the first half of NJC's win on Wednesday. The Northeastern Junior College men's basketball team stayed unbeaten this season after defeating Northwest Kansas Technical College Mavericks JV 103-70 in their first home game on Wednesday.

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  5. Conservation work often involves grueling slogs through dense forestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    A team of Colorado Parks and Wildlife and U.S. Forest Service biologists, staff and volunteers fanned out along rugged Newlin Creek and four tributaries on Oct. 25, 2017, to search of cutthroat trout rescued from the South Prong of Hayden Creek during a 2016 wildlife. On a recent cold October morning, a team of 20 aquatic biologists, other staff and volunteers from Colorado Parks and Wildlife and the U.S. Forest Service fanned out across five drainages in the rugged foothills of the Wet Mountains.

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  6. Air Force Falconaires jazz band entertains and instructs during Sterling visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    The Air Force Academy's Falconaires entertained a full house Saturday night at NJC's Dorothy J. Corsberg Theater. Lee Lippstrew, director of the NJC Community Jazz Band, works alongside members of the Falconaires during a master band break out session.

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  7. Police searching for missing 3-year-old in Colorado SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    The Colorado Springs Police Department has issued an Amber Alert after a 3-year-old boy went missing in southeast Colorado Springs. William Lake, 3, was last seen wearing a black and white button up shirt, grey pants and white shoes this morning.

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  8. Bull riders love what they doRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    Some of the best bull riders in the Rocky Mountain West will try their luck against some up-and-coming young bulls during the Buckers Unlimited Finals Saturday night in Sterling. Every rider has a story to tell, and while there are variations on the theme, all of them have one thing in common - they love what they do.

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  9. Catholic Dauthers meeting notes:Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    The Catholic Daughters of the Americas Court St. Teresa, No.980 met Monday, Sept. 4, at the Knights of Columbus Hall at 6:30 p.m. Regent Schell opened the meeting with the Rosary led by Drury followed by the Pledge of Allegiance.Special intentions were for those held in the depths of our hearts.

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  10. Paul and Peggy Fehringer named Centennial parade marshalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    The Peetz Centennial committee has named Paul and Peggy Fehringer as Parade Marshals for the Centennial edition of For Peetz Sake Days this year. Paul and Peggy have lived in the area all of their lives.

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  11. Northeast Colorado Women's Connection, Sterling After 5 to feature Lisa EdmondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    Health will be the focus of Northeast Colorado Women's Connection and Sterling After 5's luncheon and dinner meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 19, at Delgado's Dugout, 116 Beech St. Both the luncheon and dinner will feature talented singer Lisa Edmonds, from Colorado Springs, who will sharpen up guests' musical ear with her "Straight A" talent! Edmonds, who is a personal trainer as well, will also share how to get "back in shape," just in time for "back to school."

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  12. Sterling High School football tops D'Evelyn in home openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    Liam Skerjanec stays in bounds to score a touchdown for Sterling after running through a would-be tackler on an interception return in the first quarter. Liam Skerjanec stays in bounds to score a touchdown for Sterling after running through a would-be tackler on an interception return in the first quarter.

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  13. Sterling residents execl at USPA Pikes Peak Powerlifting Competition in Colorado SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    Darren Veal, left, and Manuel Talamantes of Sterling both won first place in their respective weight classes and set state records at the USPDA Pikes Peak Powerlifting Competition. Darren Veal took first place in the Raw Bench 220 pound open weight class and first place in the 45-49 Master Division, 220 pound weight class division.

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  14. Prison gang leader found dead behind barsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    Benjamin Davis, the founder and leader of a white supremacist prison gang suspected in the assassination of Colorado prisons chief Tom Clements, has been found dead behind bars, the state Department of Corrections said Sunday. His death is being investigated as a possible suicide.

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  15. Sterling Cross Country seeks improvement through hard workRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    The cross country seniors include Rachael Northup, Becca Miller, Sydney Wright, and Jacob Schroeder. Last season, no runner qualified for the state meet, which is rare for the Tigers.

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  16. Afghani corrections trainees missing after trip in Colorado SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    The Colorado Department of Corrections announced Sunday that it is looking for three international trainees who disappeared from a trip Saturday. The students, who were attending the International Correctional Management Training Center in Canon City, failed to appear at a designated pick up point in Colorado Springs.

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  17. Gardner shouted down by town hall crowdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    Months of frustration with U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner and the GOP boiled over Tuesday as the Republican faced his constituents across the Front Range in his first in-person, solo town halls in more than a year. The GOP strongholds of Greeley and Colorado Springs offered hostile questions about health care and President Donald Trump's rhetoric toward North Korea.

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  18. NJC soccer has regional championship aspirationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    Paul Liagre returns to the Plainsmen for his second season after a strong freshman season as the leading goal scorer on a nine-win team. After reaching new heights in its first season under coach David Groves, the Northeastern Junior College Men's Soccer team is hungry to continue the climb in 2017-18.

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  19. Couple bringing treat to West Main StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt at 1100 West Main in Sterling plans to open August 9 just in time for the Logan County Fair Nathan and Camber Chase can hardly wait to open their new Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt franchise in Sterling. They hope the big day will be Wednesday, Aug. 9, provided they can keep on schedule with contractors and the numerous inspections that need to take place in the next few days.

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  20. 2 new officers join Sterling Police Department teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    Sterling Police Chief Tyson Kerr, second from right, with newly promoted Corporal Jamie Foster and new Officers Tyler Chromicz and Spencer Kind following Monday's ceremony at City Hall. "Any time we get to swear in new people it's very special to us," he said.

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