RSSArchive for January 26th, 2021

Anna Nadine (Tayloe) Fisher…February 7, 1933 – January 24, 2021

Anna Nadine (Tayloe) Fisher…February 7, 1933 – January 24, 2021

    A private family burial for longtime Owensville, Missouri resident currently of Lamar, Colorado Anna Nadine (Tayloe) Fisher, affectionately known to her family and friends as Nadine will be held at the Salem Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery in Rosebud, Missouri. Per Nadine’s request there will be no visitation. Nadine was born on February 7, 1933 […]

Alexandro Marcelo Ramirez…December 19, 1954 – January 15, 2021

Alexandro Marcelo Ramirez…December 19, 1954 – January 15, 2021

    Alexandro Marcelo Ramirez, known to many as Big Al or Fred, entered into rest on January 15, 2021. He was born on December 19, 1954, to Benito and Grace Ramirez in Lamar, Colorado. Al is preceded in death by his parents, Benito and Grace Rameriz; his daughter Brittany Cartwright; his brother Eddie Ramirez. […]

Richard E. Taulman…October 28, 1941 – January 22, 2021

Richard E. Taulman…October 28, 1941 – January 22, 2021

  Graveside services for longtime Lamar resident Richard E. Taulman will be held at 2:00 PM, Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at Fairmount Cemetery with Rev. Kathy Leathers officiating. Visitation for Dick will be held from 9:00AM until 11:30AM on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at the Peacock Family Chapel. Dick, as he was affectionately known to […]

Lamar City Council Discusses Owner Accountability for Vacant Buildings

Lamar City Council Discusses Owner Accountability for Vacant Buildings

      Lamar City Council members discussed an ordinance, suggested by City Administrator, Steve Kil, that can help officials identify the owners of vacant buildings and the level of the structure’s current code compliance. A 2020 report generated by the city indicated there are over 100 residential and commercial properties in Lamar that are […]

Colorado Crop Progress and Condition Report, January 2021

Colorado Crop Progress and Condition Report, January 2021

AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: Minimal moisture received during the month of January resulted in diminished topsoil moisture supplies across the state, according to the Mountain Region Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. Overall, the entire state remained in moderate to exceptional drought, according to the latest U.S. Drought Monitor report. Warm and windy weather, […]