- Wednesday, January 15, 2020 -

Nomination packs available for Council seats There are less than two weeks left for interested individuals to submit nomination packs to seek a seat on the Haxtun Town Council. In addition to three council positions, the Mayor’s position is also up for election this year.

Update on Colorado Department of Public Safety investigations into reports of suspicious drone activity On Jan. 10, 11 and 12, the Colorado Department of Public Safety continued field investigations into reports of suspicious drone activity in northeastern Colorado. The investigations involved both air and ground-based resources deployed during the evening to search for suspicious activity and to respond to suspicious drone reports.

2020 session opens followed by Polis’ State of the State address The Colorado General Assembly began its 2020 session on Jan. 8 and followed it on Thursday with Governor Jared Polis and his second State of the State address.


Early morning fire torches truck


IN THE EARLY morning hours on Sunday, Jan. 12, Haxtun Volunteer Firemen were called to battle a truck blaze in the 300 block of South Colorado Avenue. The front end of the truck, which sits to the east of Colorado Avenue, suffered extensive damage. According to Haxtun Police Chief Tanya Mayhew, as of Monday morning the cause of the fire was still unknown adding that the situation is still under investigation.

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