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Lamar Police Connect Three Individuals to 12 Burglaries

Lamar Police Connect Three Individuals to 12 Burglaries

  Media Release -/- July 27, 2016 On Tuesday, July 19, 2016, arrest warrants were issued for three subjects involved in a string of 12 burglaries of storage units and business in Lamar.  Officers of the Lamar Police Department have worked diligently on this case since early June when the burglaries started. A break in […]

City and Business Community Prepare for Changes on Main Street

Main Street in Lamar will undergo renovations sometime this fall. The construction project will have an impact in how we navigate around town and on Main Street businesses. Angie Cue, Lamar’s Community Development Director, presented a Lamar Cone Zone Survival Guide to the council which was created for businesses in anticipation of the resurfacing project. […]

Virginia (Oliva) Rose…September 7, 1931 – July 24, 2016

Graveside Services for Lamar, Colorado resident, Virginia Rose will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, July 29, 2016 at Fairmount Cemetery in Lamar, Colorado with Father Mariusz Wirkowski officiating. Visitation will be held from 1:00-5:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 28, 2016 at Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Lamar. Virginia (Oliva) Rose was born on […]

PCDI Begins to Focus on Short Term Financial Goals

PCDI Begins to Focus on Short Term Financial Goals

Prowers County Development Incorporated (PCDI) has until mid-September before the economic advisory group, PUMA, Progressive Urban Management Associates, returns to the county to present its final review of suggested changes to the local organization. PUMA will finalize its eight month study of the local county economy and make proposals for changes in PCDI; board membership […]

We’re Gonna Need a Bigger Park!  National Night Out-August 2nd

We’re Gonna Need a Bigger Park! National Night Out-August 2nd

  Tuesday evenings are usually fairly quiet in Lamar during the summer. There may be some action out at the ballfields and a jogger or two who are impervious to the summer heat.  But next Tuesday, August 2nd, there’s a lot happening out at Willow Creek Park that could and should bring out the whole […]