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Weekend Weather Outlook

Weekend Weather Outlook

For the optimist looking for precipitation in Kiowa County this weekend, there is hope in the forecast for Friday night and Saturday - though in very slim amounts....

LCC President Marrin Announces Retirement

LCC President Marrin Announces Retirement

John Marrin, Lamar Community College's president for the past eight years, has recently announced his decision to retire.  Marrin said that leaving is bittersweet...

Southeast Colorado Slips into Drought

Southeast Colorado Slips into Drought

Following a rapid expansion of abnormally dry conditions across the southeast quarter of Colorado in March, moderate drought is now impacting most of Baca County and...

Wildfire Safety and Mitigation

Wildfire Safety and Mitigation

(Sixth in a week-long series on flood and fire issues in Colorado. Thursday's article can be found here.) During this Colorado Flood Safety and Wildfire Awareness...

LCC Hosting 4th Annual Career Expo

LCC Hosting 4th Annual Career Expo

Lamar Community College's annual Career Expo will be held on Wednesday, April 13th from 9:00am until noon in the LCC Wellness Center.  The Career Expo serves as part...

Recorder's Notes - Election Information

Recorder's Notes - Election Information

By Delisa Weeks, Kiowa County Clerk and Recorder 2016 Election Alerts:  How important is it to vote in the June 28, 2016 Primary Election?  Please be aware that...

Flash Floods and Warnings

Flash Floods and Warnings

(Fourth in a week-long series on flood and fire issues in Colorado. Tuesday's article can be found here.) Flash floods are no strangers to Colorado. Since the...

Ken Buck Introduces Blue Lives Matter Act

Ken Buck Introduces Blue Lives Matter Act

Legislation makes targeted killing of police a hate crime Congressman Ken Buck has introduced H.R. 4760, the Blue Lives Matter Act of 2016. This legislation extends...