Tuesday, February 28th, 2017


Colorado State University Online Expands

Colorado State University expands international online reach through new partnership FORT COLLINS – More people than ever, around the world, will be able to learn from Colorado State University — along with other top institutions like the University of Virginia and Penn State — thanks to a new partnership with FutureLearn, an international social learning platform that specializes in delivering online education at any scale. FutureLearn, started by The Open University in the United Kingdom, works with more than 100 preeminent international universities and specialist education providers to offer hundredsRead More

Mumps Outbreak

Mumps outbreak in the Denver metro area continues Tri-County Health Department is alerting parents that mumps continues to spread in the Denver metro area. Ask your doctor about mumps if you develop acute painful swelling around the cheek area. Mumps is contagious so stay home for 5 days after swelling begins. Measles, mumps, rubella vaccine protects against mumps. Children could be exposed in schools so check MMR vaccination records. Unvaccinated children could be kept home if mumps breaks out in their schools. Visit www.tchd.org for more information.     LikeRead More

Eastern Colorado is Growing, and so are We…

The I-70 Scout is mailed to more than 7,500 households in Watkins, Bennett, Strasburg, Byers, Deer Trail and Agate; and The Eastern Colorado News tops that reach to an additional 1,000 subscribers.   Local Business • Classified • Services • Help Wanted • For Rent • For Sale • Farm Ranch • Homes & Land& • Wanted • Vehicles For Sale • Notices • Free • Lost ‘N’ Found • Thank You • Garage Sales • Boats & RVs   ADVERTISE WITH US                Like,Read More

TODAY’S EVENTS – Tuesday, Feb. 28

WHAT’S HAPPENING TODAY? Adult Book Club Anythink Bennett library @ 10:30 a.m. “The Japanese Lover” by Isabel Allende.  Bennett Board of Trustees Town Hall, 355 Fourth St. Work-study @ 5:30 p.m. Regular meeting @ 7 p.m.  EVERY TUESDAY Story time Anythink Bennett library @ 10 a.m. Kids ages 2-4 will enjoy puppets, songs, finger plays and stories that have stood the test of time. Family story time Davies Library, Deer Trail @ 11 a.m. Ages 3-5. SCHOOLHOUSE NEWS • Hemp Hill Middle School Strasburg Wrestling Tourney @ Kiowa, 1 p.m. • Mountain View ChurchRead More