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Main St. Liquor is the place to get your holiday cheer

by Susan Harris TRINIDAD — If you’re looking for a liquor store with fair low prices that would seem more at home in a city than in a small town like Trinidad, look no further than Main Street Liquors at 803 E. Main. It stands alone at the corner of Main and Linden with its… Keep Reading

Operation Santa Paws

TRINIDAD — Noah’s Ark Animal Welfare Association recently announced a collaboration with Santa “Paws” in hopes of helping shelter animals have a wonderful holiday season and the best of care for the years to come. “We are over-the-moon excited to be working with Santa to bring hope and joy to the homeless pets of our… Keep Reading

Hometown Holidays kicks off the holiday season

by Katherine Agnello TRINIDAD — On Friday and Saturday, November 29 and 30, Trinidad bustled full steam into the holiday season with the tree lighting, a beautiful bench dedication, and the Parade of Lights, presented by Hometown Holidays! Saturday featured the much-anticipated and heavily attended 20th annual Parade of Lights down Main Street. The event… Keep Reading

Trinidad Trekkers take off

TRINIDAD — Trinidad Trekkers is a program designed to get Trinidad High School students moving.  Any Trinidad High School student is welcome.  Students start by walking a pre-determined course during part of their lunch period and logging the number of laps they walk.  Once a student has walked 5 miles, they earn a fitness tracker.… Keep Reading

Trinidad City Council does year end clean up; passes several ordinances

Council creates court of record with municipal court, increases court costs, works on budget amendment for 2019 city budget.   by Bill Knowles TRINIDAD — The Trinidad City Council did some cleanup work passing several ordinances that will appropriate funds for the nearly $48 million 2020 budget and amend the $51 million 2019 budget to… Keep Reading

Trinidad’s Parade of Lights

    HOLIDAY PARADE ON MAIN STREET: Trinidad’s Parade of  Lights on November 30 marked the start of the Christmas season for Trinidad and Las Animas County. Featured festive and caolorful and clever floats, cars and art cars, bicycles , jolly elves and of course, Mr. and Mrs. Claus. Photos by Brad Kirby. Keep Reading

The City of Trinidad and Las Animas County will hold a joint legislative roundtable

courtesy Victor Gutierrez Development Services Administrator TRINIDAD — The Trinidad City Council and the Las Animas County Commissioners will be hosting the 3rd Annual Winter Legislative Roundtable on Monday, December 9, 2019 at the Trinidad State Junior College Pioneer Room from 9:30 am to noon. The roundtable will cover community wide topics on Las Animas… Keep Reading

Veteran Ted Ritz

by Brian Manning TRINIDAD — Ted Ritz is a Korean War Veteran, an inventor and a great family man. He was born in Trinchera Canyon in New Mexico, where the family owned a ranch with his mother and father and six sisters and a brother. His father moved them to Trinidad because he felt that… Keep Reading

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