WEATHER: (June 18, 2021) FRIDAY – High yesterday afternoon was 98° at 5:00; this morning’s low was 64° at 6:00. KPANcast: Sunny and hot. What’s new?
LOCAL: Xcel Energy reported that March had the highest percentage of power from wind energy to date. 51.1% of electricity provided was generated by wind power in March. On April 11th, they hit an all-time high hourly peak production with more than 86% of power supplied generated by wind energy……The 5th Annual Dad Fest Car Show & Cruise kicks off today with a free cookout at the courthouse at 11:30. Tomorrow things get started with the parade at 10:00 along the regular route. Then the car show in the park from 11:00-3:00……The Hereford Bass Club is holding a Father’s Day tournament on Sunday at Ute Lake. Fishing starts at 6:30 Sunday morning and is $25 to register. Call Dan Brooks for more information at 344-6823……Funeral services for Bernabe “Billy” Alejandre, age 70, are this morning at 10:00 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church. Billy was a life-long Hereford resident and 1971 HHS graduate……Funeral services for Gloria Garcia, age 74, will be Saturday at 10:00 at San Jose Catholic Church. Gloria was a life-long Hereford resident and 1965 HHS graduate. Rosary service will be held at 7:00 today at San Jose Catholic Church……Funeral services for Julio Pesina, age 90, are at 11:00 Saturday at Parkside Chapel Funeral Directors. Mr. Pesina died May 24th……KPAN salutes Fransisca Soto as the Good Neighbor of the day……Ag Electric can custom-design a Valley center-pivot system for your field.
KPAN PUN: Why is there a fish at the bottom of the sea? Because he dropped out of school.