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Kitty Ann Long...November 3, 1925 - December 27, 2017

Kitty Ann Long…November 3, 1925 – December 27, 2017

  Funeral Services for lifelong Las Animas, Colorado resident, Kitty Ann Long, will be held at 10:30am on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at the First Baptist Church in Las Animas, Colorado with Pastor Steve Hicks officiating.  Interment will follow at Fort Lyon National Cemetery.  Visitation will be held from 9am  until 4pm on Tuesday, January […]

2017 Year in Review - SEPTEMBER

2017 Year in Review – SEPTEMBER

  Granada Trustees Approve Increased Landfill Fees Several revenue projections were discussed before the Granada Trustees arrived at a fee increase for use of the landfill during their monthly meeting, September 13th.   One trustee was absent from the meeting but it was a unanimous vote to raise the monthly fee to $15 from the previous […]

Troy Manor Motel Eyed for Demolition

Troy Manor Motel Eyed for Demolition

  The City of Lamar will seek funds from the CDPHE 1306 Brownfields Cleanup Grant to tear down and remove the former Troy Manor Motel at 1101 South Main in Lamar.  The council believes tearing down the structure would be the first best step into developing the property for a potential commercial enterprise and rid […]

2017 Year in Review AUGUST

2017 Year in Review AUGUST

  Pediatric Expansion Plans Set for High Plains Health Center Expansion plans for the pediatric department are closer to fruition. Eric Niemeyer, Executive Director of the High Plains Community Health Center said the Clinic’s board decided last year that the department needed more space as Dr. Figlio gave up his office to become an examination room.  […]

2017 Year in Review - July

2017 Year in Review – July

  New Soccer Field for Savage Teams For the past several years, since soccer became a sport for Lamar High School, the teams made use of the field along Yucca Street in Lamar, just north of the school complex. Prior to that it had been used as a football practice field and needed some polish […]