RSSArchive for February 14th, 2022

Janell Louise Visser - November 5, 1966 – January 9, 2022

Janell Louise Visser – November 5, 1966 – January 9, 2022

  Services will be held at a later date for Janell (Archuleta) Visser, age 55, of Eldon, MO who passed away on Sunday, January 9, 2022 at the SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Jefferson City, MO. She was born in Lamar, CO on November 5, 1966, daughter of Raymond Archuleta and Mary Campos. On […]

BENT DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION:  Press Release

BENT DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION: Press Release

  Plans to bring up to at least 140 teenagers and adults to Southeastern Colorado to improve the homes of elderly, disabled, and low-income residents in the City of Las Animas The City of Las Animas has launched their 2022 Paint and Connect program led by Councilwoman Cassandra Siefkas. As one of the most successful […]

USDA to Survey Farmers' Planting Intentions for 2022

USDA to Survey Farmers’ Planting Intentions for 2022

  LAKEWOOD, Colo. – February 1, 2022 – As the 2022 crop production season begins, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) will contact producers nationwide to determine their plans for the upcoming growing season. “Each year, the agriculture industry eagerly awaits USDA’s Prospective Plantings report, which provides the first survey-based […]

County Seeking Fair Board Candidates

County Seeking Fair Board Candidates

  The Prowers County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications from persons who are residents and/or property owners of Prowers County to fill three (3) positions on the Sand & Sage Round-Up Fair Board with a term of three (3) years and will expire in February 2025. Any person living in Prowers County or owning […]

Norman Leroy Smith – October 10, 1951 – February 12, 2022

Norman Leroy Smith – October 10, 1951 – February 12, 2022

    A celebration of life memorial service for longtime Lamar resident, Norman Leroy Smith will be held at a later date.  Per Mr. Smith’s request cremation will take place and there will be no public viewing. Norman was born on October 10, 1951 at Brawley, California to Norman Oliver and Millie (Swift) Smith and passed […]

Colorado Secretary of State’s Office Adopts Temporary Rules for Voting Systems Security

Colorado Secretary of State’s Office Adopts Temporary Rules for Voting Systems Security

  DENVER, Colo– This past Thursday, the Colorado Secretary of State’s Office adopted temporary elections rules that include measures to ensure the security and custody of Colorado’s voting systems. The rules include measures restricting physical and electronic access to the voting system and outline the enforcement mechanisms necessary to ensure election security compliance. “Every Colorado […]