RSSArchive for December 18th, 2020

Robert Files…November 24, 1931 – December 16, 2020

Robert Files…November 24, 1931 – December 16, 2020

Life-long area farmer, Robert Arden Files, known to everyone as Bob, passed away on December 16, 2020, at UC Health Memorial Hospital in Colorado Springs, Colorado at the age of 89. Bob was born on November 24, 1931, at the family home near Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, to John Howard and Blanche Alice Torrey Files. The […]

Carmen Chavez-Tarango...June 19, 1950 - December 14, 2020

Carmen Chavez-Tarango…June 19, 1950 – December 14, 2020

  Mass of Christian Burial for Carmen Chavez-Tarango will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 17, 2020 at St. Francis de Sales/Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Lamar, Colorado. Interment will follow in Fairmount Cemetery. Recitation of the Rosary will begin at 9:30 a.m. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 16, […]

James Alvie Canfield…July 13, 1932 – December 17, 2020

James Alvie Canfield…July 13, 1932 – December 17, 2020

      A memorial service for lifelong Lamar resident, James Alvie Canfield, affectionately known to his family and friends as Alvie, will be held on Wednesday, December 23, 2020 at 2:00PM at the Peacock Family Chapel with Ian Blacker officiating. Inurnment will follow at the Fairmount Cemetery in Lamar.   Per Alvie’s request cremation […]

Colorado Employment Situation – November 2020

Colorado Employment Situation – November 2020

  Nonfarm Payroll Jobs Decline by 6,900 in November; Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 6.4% Household survey data: According to the survey of households, Colorado’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was unchanged in November at 6.4 percent. The national unemployment rate declined two-tenths of a percentage point from October to 6.7 percent. Other highlights from the household […]