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Lamar Council Approves Utility Developments

Lamar Council Approves Utility Developments

The council authorized an agreement for engineering services for $10,000 for the Main Street Water Distribution System Project Needs Assessment.  The goal is to replace the city’s aging water mains underneath Main Street in anticipation of CDOT’s re-surfacing project set to begin in early 2016.  A Needs Assessment on the project, costing $10,000, is required […]

More Controlled Burns on the Way

More Controlled Burns on the Way

The Lamar Fire and Ambulance Service decided the quiet, cool weather conditions on Thursday morning, were sufficient for a controlled burn of an abandoned and derelict property.  Solid black smoke began to rise from the house, located between North 7th and 8th Streets, just a few yards away from the Lamar Canal.  It’s one of […]

North 3rd Street Attic Fire on Saturday, No Injuries

North 3rd Street Attic Fire on Saturday, No Injuries

A ceiling fan caused an attic fire Saturday, in the 300 block of North Third Street in Lamar.  Members of the Lamar Fire and Ambulance Departments responded at the call at 11:30am. The fire was confined to the attic space on the first floor of the house.  The cause is still under investigation.  A battery […]

Teen Injured in Prowers County Roll-over Accident

Teen Injured in Prowers County Roll-over Accident

Photos by Russ Baldwin – Click a picture to see larger version A teenage driver was injured when his white pick-up truck rolled while eastbound on CRMM, off CR6 around 10:15 Friday morning, July 1.  The youth was not identified, and was transported to Prowers Medical Center for treatment for what appeared to be non, […]