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On Monday, Oct. 23, The Chronicle-News published a photo we believed to be a past Hoehne High School baseball team found by reader Tonya Benich from Greeley (whose father-in-law Tom Benich coached the team). We asked our readers for help identifying the young men in the photo and readers Ken…

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For more than 90 years, Trinidad State has been blessed with voices that shared this understanding, sustaining this commitment to excellence. High standards exist because people create them— setting an example for those who will follow. One such voice was Anna Smith Bacus.

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Each month at Aguilar Elementary, teachers will choose a student who exhibits the characteristics of the school’s Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) matrix. The characteristics are: Respect, Order, Attitude, Responsibility and Safety (ROARS). Students who are chosen may in…

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At Monday’s Veterans Day Memorial Luncheon on Nov. 11, hosted by the Trinidad and Las Animas County Veterans Memorial Committee, that was held at the Sebastiani Gym, guest speaker Maj. John R. Leitch from Fort Carson addressed a full auditorium of veterans and family members of those who hav…

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On Wednesday, Nov. 6, Trinidad City Council met for their regular meeting, a day later than usual due to the fact that Tuesday, Nov. 5 was the final day of open elections.

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Recent concerns over the safety of vaping have caused a shift in the cannabis industry, according to a recent report released by Seattle-based Headset. The biggest changes are in edibles. Numbers show that consumers are spending more on infused products and less on vaping.

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Legacy resident Dennis Hornaman recently completed a puzzle of epic proportions. Most puzzles lay flat on a table, but this puzzle with 1,512 pieces is a three-dimensional city block with two trolleys and other minuscule details.

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A recent New Mexico Corrections Department report detailing solitary confinement has revealed that a 47-year-old Raton man, Max Ortega III, has been held in solitary confinement since last December, not due to punishment, but due to his trial date continually being pushed back.

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On Tuesday a 52-year-old Raton N.M. man was hauling fence post logs and wood fire pellets from Raton to Pueblo northbound on I-25 when he lost control of his semi near milepost 2.5, south of Trinidad and flipped the load spilling the logs on the interstate.

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The Jekyll and Hyde Famers dominated the McClave Cardinals on the road last Saturday afternoon 54-14, initiating a running clock in the second period. Hoehne dominated, but, once again, it was just not enough. For the first time in years, they were ousted from the playoffs, much to the disma…

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As Colorado’s October snow rolls in, the Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP) prepares to kick-off the 2019-20 season with expanded eligibility criteria for individuals and families needing heating assistance. Enrollment for the 2019-2020 program starts November 1 and continues throug…

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Each month, Primero’s teachers, administration, and staff select students from the various grade levels to recognize as Students of the Month. Primero’s Students of the Month are selected based on outstanding attendance, stellar grades, and diligent work ethic. These students serve as role m…

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Just over 100 Trinidad merchants participated in this year’s Safe Trick-or-Treats for Kids on Thursday, Oct. 31 from 3 to 5 p.m. Participating businesses also took place in voting for their favorite costumes for the costume contest sponsored by The First National Bank in Trinidad.  Each part…

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On Tuesday, Oct. 29, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released draft rules for hemp manufacturing and said it will soon begin accepting state regulatory plans for the newly legal crop.

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On Friday, Oct. 18, State Plan Coordinator Kimball Banks and team visited Trinidad to host a meeting at the City Hall council chambers, the purpose of which being to gather community input on success stories surrounding local historic preservation as well as pose challenges the town faces in…

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WALLOPS FLIGHT FACILITY, Va. — Only five community college students from across the nation were selected in August to intern this fall semester at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility on the eastern shore of Virginia near Chesapeake Bay. Jennifer Kramarz, a 2018 Trinidad State graduate, is one of them.  

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