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Ballot information for June 25, 2024 Election

Ballot information for June 25, 2024 Election

Election News: Ballots will be sent out to all active registered electors during the week of June 3-7, 2024 for the June 25, 2024 Election. Sample Ballots are posted on the Prowers County website at www.prowerscounty.net under Election Department. DEMOCRATIC AND REPUBLICAN PARTIES OR UNAFFILIATED VOTERS You will have Primary ballot content and Congressional District […]

Colorado's Ken Buck to step down from Congress next week

Colorado’s Ken Buck to step down from Congress next week

U.S. Rep. Ken Buck, who represents Colorado’s 4th Congressional District, will resign his position effective March 22, the five-term Republican announced on Tuesday. “It has been an honor to serve the people of Colorado’s 4th District in Congress for the past 9 years. I want to thank them for their support and encouragement throughout the […]

Primary Ballots for Presidential Primary in the Mail

Primary Ballots for Presidential Primary in the Mail

Media Information Jana Coen Prowers Clerk and Recorder ELECTION NEWS: Ballots have now been mailed out for the March 5, 2024 Presidential Primary  Election. Have you returned your voted ballot back to the County Clerk and  Recorder’s Office? The earlier ballots are returned, the earlier election night  results can be released. Please don’t wait until […]

Meet and Greet for Local and State Candidates to be held March 6

Meet and Greet for Local and State Candidates to be held March 6

Ballot Information from Prowers County Clerk and Recorder

Ballot Information from Prowers County Clerk and Recorder

Mike Palacios Announces Bid for County Commissioner in District 3

Mike Palacios Announces Bid for County Commissioner in District 3

    I am proud to announce that I am running for Prowers County Commissioner for District 3. Prowers County has always been my home. My love for this community is unwavering and I am committed to addressing its pressing issues with enthusiasm and resolve. Let me provide you with some background on my personal […]

March 5, 2024 Presidential Primary Sample Ballots

March 5, 2024 Presidential Primary Sample Ballots

March 5, 2024 Presidential Primary Sample Ballots Sample ballots are also posted on the Prowers County website at www.prowerscounty.net under Elections. No official candidate withdrawals have been received at this time for the 2024 Presidential Primary Election for Colorado . Official ballots will be mailed out for the March 5, 2024 Presidential Primary Election during the week […]

Bipartisan Bill to Streamline Veterans Services Clears Senate

Bipartisan Bill to Streamline Veterans Services Clears Senate

Bipartisan Bill to Streamline Veterans Services Clears Senate The bill aims to improve veterans services that are currently impacted by delays  DENVER, CO – Today, the Colorado Senate unanimously approved Senator Rhonda Fields’, D-Aurora, bipartisan bill to decrease delays at veterans centers and improve veterans services. SB24-004, co-sponsored by Senator Rod Pelton, R-Cheyenne Wells, would increase the […]

Grasmick Announces Re-election Bid for 2024

Grasmick Announces Re-election Bid for 2024

      Prowers County Commissioner Tom Grasmick announced he has decided to run for commissioner in 2024 when his term expires.  Grasmick has been in office for the past seven years, representing District One. Grasmick said the Commissioners have been working on several areas of improvement for local residents, stressing economic growth and assisting […]

ELECTION NEWS for 2024:  Presidential Primary Election

ELECTION NEWS for 2024: Presidential Primary Election

ELECTION NEWS for 2024: 2024 will be a very busy election year. In 2016, Proposition 107 was approved by Colorado voters to recreate and reenact state laws for allowing Presidential Primary Elections. With this change, Colorado will hold a 2024 Presidential Primary Election. 2024 Presidential Primary will be held Tuesday, March 5, 2024, 2024 Primary […]

PRESS RELEASE - FAMLI Leave Benefits

PRESS RELEASE – FAMLI Leave Benefits

Press Release For Immediate Release | December 31, 2023 Paid Family Leave Benefits Start Tomorrow for Colorado Workers Colorado’s new Family and Medical Leave Insurance program approves benefits for first workers who need to temporarily step away from the job (DENVER) – Colorado workers who have been waiting for a statewide solution for paid family […]

Council Approves Ordinance 1269, Hears List of Holiday Event

At the regular City Council meeting on November 27, Mayor Kirk Crespin began by presenting a plaque of appreciation to outgoing Council Member Mike Duffy, thanking him for all the work he has done for Lamar. Council voted to approve, on second reading, Ordinance 1269.  The Ordinance provides for the elimination of the distance restriction […]

Ty Winter Pledges to Continue his Fight for Colorado’s 47th House District

Ty Winter Pledges to Continue his Fight for Colorado’s 47th House District

      TRINIDAD — State Representative Ty Winter has formally announced his candidacy for reelection in the 47th House District in southeastern Colorado. “More than ever, rural Colorado needs the strongest leadership possible to protect our ranchers and farmers, our oil and gas workers, our coal miners and our small businesses,” Winter said.  “I […]

Unofficial November 7th Election Returns, Crespin Wins Mayoral Race (Updated )

Unofficial November 7th Election Returns, Crespin Wins Mayoral Race (Updated )

  Kirk Crespin will remain the Mayor of Lamar, Colorado as the unofficial ballot return from the Prowers County Clerk’s Office from November 7th, has Crespin with 773 votes, Patrick Christensen Jr. with 612 votes and Crespin’s other challenger, Bill Becker with 624 votes.  This will be Crespin’s third term as mayor.    That position […]

Trent Leisy Announces Campaign Against Rep. Ken Buck

  “Make Colorado Great Again” WINDSOR, Colorado – Trent Leisy, a thirty-year resident of Windsor, Colorado, announced his campaign against Rep. Ken Buck on October 18 as an “America First” candidate. On X, formerly known as Twitter, Leisy has reached over 2.74 million people from across the country since his announcement and has gained over […]