RSSArchive for July 30th, 2020

Randell Allan Alba, Jr….April 15, 1993 – July 29, 2020

Randell Allan Alba, Jr….April 15, 1993 – July 29, 2020

    Services are pending for lifelong Lamar resident, Randell Allan Alba, Jr. Randell was born April 15, 1993 at Lamar, Colorado to Randell Allan and Mona Lisa (Hernandez) Alba, Sr. and passed away on July 29, 2020 at his home in Lamar at the age of 27. He is preceded in death by his […]

Highway 40 Fatal Near Wild Horse, CSP Investigates

Highway 40 Fatal Near Wild Horse, CSP Investigates

The Colorado State Patrol is currently investigating a two vehicle crash that occurred on Highway 40 near milepost 437 in Cheyenne County, near the town of Wild Horse. A 2016 Volvo Truck with Trailer was westbound on Highway 40 when it crossed the center line and went into the eastbound lane. The 2016 Volvo struck […]

Statewide Seat Belt Enforcement Cites 1,695 Drivers for Not Buckling Up

Statewide Seat Belt Enforcement Cites 1,695 Drivers for Not Buckling Up

  70 Drivers Cited for Unrestrained Children STATEWIDE — With Coloradans starting to travel more, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and 59 law enforcement agencies across Colorado teamed up for a statewide Click It or Ticket enforcement from July 12-19. A total of 1,695 drivers were cited during the enforcement for either the driver […]

Letter to the Editor from State Senator Larry Crowder on Food Assistance Programs

Letter to the Editor from State Senator Larry Crowder on Food Assistance Programs

  Food assistance programs are important. One item on the issue of school re-openings that needs be considered are those programs offering free breakfast and lunch for students and the potential health problems through a lack of nutrition for those that do not have access to the programs.   Lack of food is a growing […]

RV Storage Facility Making Progress

RV Storage Facility Making Progress

      Demolition work has begun on the property at 700 East Parmenter Street in Lamar, the site for a future RV and boat storage area. The Lamar City Council was approached this past January by Ivor Hill, a real estate developer from Pueblo who was purchasing the property that came with three abandoned […]