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Oh yes he is! Talk all you want about campaign finance reform, but if and when that happens, it’s not here now and now is the time we must act to stop this psychopathic president!

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Thursday, Feb. 6, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced the availability of two programs that protect hemp producers’ crops from natural disasters.

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On Monday, Feb. 24, Carnegie Library of Trinidad will be hosting a free non-criminal legal clinic from 9:30-11:30 a.m. for all those wishing legal guidance in civil matters. The event is walk-in only with no need for appointments.

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The Primero School District dominated at the Arkansas Valley Regional Science and Engineering Fair hosted by Otero State Junior College in La Junta on February 6-7, bringing home its second overall championship in three years.

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Mt. Carmel Wellness and Community Center announced that Salud Family Health Centers, a federally qualified health center, has opened a new pediatric and adult dental clinic on its campus.

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Rick Smith, technical director for the newly minted Trinidad Rush Soccer Club, has been making appearances at local schools giving soccer tutorials and promoting the new local soccer club to area youth.

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CLARENDON, Texas – The Trojan Softball team had the previous weekend off because of poor weather, so after the extended break it was good to return to the field in Clarendon, Texas, this past weekend for a series with Clarendon College. TSJC won the series three games to one, improving their…

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On the Mat released their state high school wrestling rankings for week 11 and featured several Trinidad wrestlers.

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With regionals in the rear view mirror, wrestling heads into its final weekend of the season. A total of 896 wrestlers from across the state qualified for the state championships, which begin Thursday at the Pepsi Center.

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Visitors and residents of Trinidad don’t have to travel far in order to enjoy the majestic Colorado outdoors; be it mountains, forests, prairies or rivers. With the addition of Fishers Peak as the 42nd  Colorado State Park, access to a large variety of outdoor recreation will soon be right i…

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This summer, 10-year-old Kiyana Fernandez from Fisher’s Peak Elementary will join outstanding elementary school students from across the state to take part in a unique academic and career oriented development experience, the National Youth Leadership Forum: Pathways to STEM, taking place in …

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On Thursday, Feb. 6, Mt. Carmel kicked off the first of four free cooking classes geared toward seniors and instructed by Dr. Ivory Raye and AmeriCorps members Sarah Spainhower and Alison Mendonça. The class, Cooking for Seniors, is a four week class every Thursday in February from 3:30 p.m.…

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The Bar NI Ranch Community Service Fund has announced the opening of its spring 2020 grant cycle.

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On Thursday, February 6 Trinidad Mayor Phil Rico delivered the annual State of the City Address to a full room of community members and other elected officials in the Pioneer Room at Trinidad State Junior College. During his presentation, Mayor Rico touched on several items of importance as …

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The City of Raton has increased the hourly pay of entry-level firefighters to nine dollars, matching the state’s new minimum wage law that went into effect on January 1. However, the New Mexico Professional Fire Fighters Association says the city initially refused the pay raise, citing the e…

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During last Tuesday’s regular Trinidad City Council meeting, a good portion of time was taken to address crime and vagrant concerns. Many in the community have expressed over the past few weeks they would like to see changes. Beginning the conversation was a presentation by Trinidad Police D…

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The Veterans of Foreign War, Cuerno Verde Post 7305, has awarded their 2019/20 Voice of Democracy Scholarship to Sofia Sinda.  She is in the ninth grade at Holy Trinity Academy, Trinidad, Colorado.

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Recently, Las Animas County Commissioners and City of Trinidad representatives traveled to the State Capital to the Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee to give testimony in seeking funding support for the Fishers Peak state park. Representing Trinidad was Mayor Phil Rico, Coun…

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