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LCC Partners with Colorado Mills for workforce training

LCC Partners with Colorado Mills for workforce training

  Lamar Community College (LCC) recently collaborated with Colorado Mills, a prominent agriculture manufacturing business in the community, to implement an innovative training program for 30 Colorado Mills employees. This initiative, made possible through the Skill Advance Colorado grant, marks a significant step towards fostering local economic development and empowering businesses in the region. Skill […]

Lamar RE-2 School Board Meeting of April 8, 2024

Lamar RE-2 School Board Meeting of April 8, 2024

The Lamar School Board met for its regular monthly meeting on April 8.  All members of the Board were present for the meeting with two attending by phone.  The Board approved minutes of the last meetings.  There were no visitors wishing to speak to the Board. Superintendent Chad Krug gave an update on the scoreboard […]

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 […]

SCEDD Receives Additional Funding for Broadband Project

SCEDD Receives Additional Funding for Broadband Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 22, 2024 Contact: Leslie Mastroianni, Executive Director Southern Colorado Economic Development District (SCEDD) leslie@scedd.com Pueblo, CO – On March 22, the Colorado Broadband Office announced 5 additional grants as a result of the Advance -Capital Projects Fund (CPF) Challenge Process Southern Colorado Economic Development District (SCEDD) along with internet provider […]

SCEDD Regional Broadband Initiative

SCEDD Regional Broadband Initiative

Viaero and SEMPRE.ai Forge Partnership

Viaero and SEMPRE.ai Forge Partnership

For Immediate Release Viaero and SEMPRE.ai Forge Partnership to Deliver Unprecedented Network Security and Resilience Ft. Morgan, CO. February 22, 2024 – Today marks a significant milestone in the world of telecommunications as Viaero and SEMPRE.ai join forces in a groundbreaking partnership. The collaboration aims to revolutionize network security, reliability, and resilience, setting a new […]

Prowers County Accepting Proposals/Bids for Website Upgrade

Prowers County Accepting Proposals/Bids for Website Upgrade

Request for Proposals/Bids Prowers County is seeking to enter into a professional services agreement with a vendor to update and redesign the Prowers County website. The detailed Request for Proposals, which includes terms, conditions, and specifications, can be obtained from the Prowers County Administration Office at 301 S Main St, #215, Lamar, CO 81052, on […]

County Steering Committee Candidates Sought

County Steering Committee Candidates Sought

  Prowers County is updating its 2003 Master Plan to guide the day-to-day decisions of the County more accurately into the future. This planning effort will address topics pertinent to the rural unincorporated areas of Prowers County as well as areas of mutual interest with the local municipalities. As such, the engagement process seeks to […]

Secretary of State Griswold Completes the Colorado Election Security Act Grant Awards

Secretary of State Griswold Completes the Colorado Election Security Act Grant Awards

    Denver, Colo – Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold awarded $945,319.62 in security grants to Colorado county clerk’s offices over two funding cycles made possible by the Colorado Election Security Act (SB22-153). These grant awards were for upgrading physical security in County election offices across the state. “These new resources are critical in […]

Precision Agriculture Student Spotlight – Garret Stecklein

    In today’s rapidly evolving agricultural landscape, many farmers have begun to utilize precision agriculture, an innovative approach that integrates computer technology with farm equipment, including drones and satellite applications. Precision agriculture programs offer farmers advanced technologies and data-driven insights to revolutionize farming practices. By collecting precise data on soil conditions, crop health, and […]

Colorado Awarded $826.5 million from Biden Administration for Broadband Expansion

Colorado Awarded $826.5 million from Biden Administration for Broadband Expansion

  The money, part of the federal Infrastructure Act of 2021, was more than state officials expected. It’s enough to get 99% of households to “adequate” internet service. A yearlong effort by the Colorado Broadband Office to analyze which households in the state have adequate internet and which don’t paid off big time when the […]