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Randolph (Randy) Scott Dunning – September 30, 1946 – December 10, 2022

  Graveside services for Randy Dunning will be held at the Holly Cemetery in Holly, Colorado on Thursday, December 15, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Paul Floyd officiating. Visitation will be held prior to the service from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Holly. Randolph Scott Dunning, known affectionately as Randy, was born on September […]

USDA Confirms Detection of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza in a Commercial Game Bird Operation In Prowers County

USDA Confirms Detection of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza in a Commercial Game Bird Operation In Prowers County

  Lamar, Colo. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Veterinary Services Laboratory (NVSL) has confirmed the detection of Highly Pathogenic H5N1 Avian Influenza (HPAI) virus in a commercial game bird operation in Prowers County. Avian influenza does not present a food safety risk; poultry and eggs are safe to eat when handled and cooked […]

City of Lamar Holiday Schedule - NEWS RELEASE

City of Lamar Holiday Schedule – NEWS RELEASE

    All City offices will be closed on Friday, December 23rd and Monday, December 26th, 2022 in observance of Christmas.  The Community Building will also be closed.  The Lamar Public Library will be closed December 23-December 26 and December 31, 2022 -January 2, 2023. All City offices will be closed on Monday, January 2, […]

Secretary of State’s Office Provides Tips for Donating Wisely This Holiday Season

Secretary of State’s Office Provides Tips for Donating Wisely This Holiday Season

Denver, Colo. – With the holiday charitable giving season now underway, Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold is reminding Coloradans who plan to give to make sure they are doing so wisely. “Coloradans have shown time and again that they support organizations doing important work to make our state an even better place to live,” […]

Prowers County Weed District Board Position and Lodging Panel Open

Prowers County Weed District Board Position and Lodging Panel Open

  The Prowers County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications from persons who are residents of East Prowers Weed Control District to replace a position on the Board that will expire January 2024.  Board members are required to meet at least once each month. Additional meetings may be required as needed. Appointed members serve as […]