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Prowers County Genealogical Society hosting a Genealogy Fair April 27, 2024

Prowers County Genealogical Society hosting a Genealogy Fair April 27, 2024

  The Senior Center Building at 407 E. Olive St. in Lamar will be the site of a Genealogy Fair hosted by the Powers County Genealogical Society.  The event will run from 1-4 PM and is free to the public. The Society’s researchers will be using Ancestry, Fold3 for military ancestors, Find a Grave and […]

Denver's dwindling migrant shelters

Denver’s dwindling migrant shelters

Denver is closing all migrant hotel shelters but one, a signal that services are winding down.  The city had planned to keep three hotel shelters open for migrants, but announced Monday that it would consolidate services at one hotel. After this week, Denver will have just one hotel for migrants who need a place to […]

Fourth traffic light color proposed

Fourth traffic light color proposed

Three-color traffic signals have been in use for over 100 years with little change to their functionality, but now researchers at North Carolina State University believe the time may have come for a change – they propose a fourth ‘white light’ to signal to human drivers when it is time to let autonomous vehicles dictate […]

Free Naloxone available to the public at Prowers County Courthouse

Free Naloxone available to the public at Prowers County Courthouse

Most people in Prowers County are probably unaware of the availability and easy accessibility of something that could save lives at no cost to them.  Inside the Elm Street entrance to the Prowers County Courthouse is a purple box with a large label reading “Free Naloxone”.   Inside are rows of small white boxes, each containing […]