RSSArchive for September 8th, 2021

Michiel “Mike” E. Morlan…July 10, 1949 – September 7, 2021

Michiel “Mike” E. Morlan…July 10, 1949 – September 7, 2021

      A celebration of life for longtime Kit Carson resident, Michiel “Mike” Morlan will be held at 11:00AM on Monday, September 13, 2021 at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Kit Carson, Colorado with Pastor Marty Davis officiating. Graveside service and interment will be held at 2:00PM on September 13, 2021 at the Wiley […]

COVID-19 September 7, 2021 Update from Prowers County Public Health and Environment

COVID-19 September 7, 2021 Update from Prowers County Public Health and Environment

  The seven-day average Test Positivity rate is 4.51% (goal is <5%). This is down from 9.58% from last week.  There have been fourteen cases in the past seven days and 42 cases in the past fourteen days. Of this week’s positives, 2 were vaccinated, 12 unvaccinated.  ALL of the hospitalizations and deaths in Prowers County […]

Covid Vaccination Rates for Southeast Colorado

Covid Vaccination Rates for Southeast Colorado

    Crowley County has the lowest percentage figures for people having received full COVID-19 vaccinations as of September 7th, according to the CDC and numbers provided by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. The weekly report shows Las Animas County with the highest percentage of fully vaccinated persons at 52.57% of the […]

Lenore Mulbery…November 6, 1923 – January 30, 2021

Lenore Mulbery…November 6, 1923 – January 30, 2021

A celebration of life for longtime Lamar resident, Lenore Mulbery will be held at 11:00AM on Thursday, September 23, 2021 at the St. Paul’s Episcopal Church with The Reverend Jennifer Shadle officiating. Inurnment for Lenore has taken place at the Fort Lyon National Cemetery. Lenore was born November 6, 1923 in Denver, Colorado to Annie […]

Carla J. Whistle…August 4, 1956 – August 25, 2021 (Corrected Service Time)

Carla J. Whistle…August 4, 1956 – August 25, 2021 (Corrected Service Time)

    A memorial service for lifelong Lamar resident, Carla J. Whistle will be held at 3:00PM on Friday, September 24, 2021 at the Peacock Family Chapel. Per Carla’s request cremation has taken place. Carla was born on August 4. 1956 at Lamar, Colorado to Kenneth and Emma (Aguilera) Ortiz and passed away on August […]

Colorado Crop Progress & Condition Report, Week Ending 9-5-2021

Colorado Crop Progress & Condition Report, Week Ending 9-5-2021

AGRICULTURAL SUMMARY: Fieldwork and harvest activities continued around precipitation events last week, according to the Mountain Region Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. In northeastern counties, temperatures remained hot although isolated thunderstorms produced beneficial moisture. Concerns remained for non-irrigated crops and rangeland subject to hot weather without consistent moisture. Proso millet harvest […]