Farm roads opened in time for harvest due to assistance
Willie Colby, equipment operator for Douglas County Public Works, was one of nine Douglas County employees who has been spending the past couple weeks helping repair roads and bridges in Weld County that were devastated by the floods.
Little Thompson River flooded in southern Weld County in September completely destroying the bridge on Weld County Road 3. Douglas County Publics Works crews assisted Weld County crews in repairing two bridges and 11 roads that were crucial to members of the agricultural industry.
Corey McNellis was a two-time Colorado wrestling champion at Ponderosa. His older brother Chris was the Mustangs' first-ever state champ.