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TOWN OF EADS MEETS WITH SWIMMING POOL CONSTRUCTION COMPANY

At their regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, July 13 the Eads Town Council met with Robert A. Caffarelli, President & CEO of Carrothers Construction Company, LLC.  This company speciali...

By Betsy Barnett

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A Swift Moving Thunderstorm Burst Through Kiowa County with Little to No Warn...

| Raina Lynch | News
A Swift Moving Thunderstorm Burst Through Kiowa County with Little to No Warning Of Its Potential Fallout By: Raina Lynch Damaging winds are often called “straight-line” winds to differentiate...

COURT FINDS PROBABLE CAUSE ON THREE FELONY COUNTS AGAINST FORMER KIOWA COUNTY...

| Betsy Barnett | News
A Kiowa County, Colorado court found probable cause to charge former Kiowa County Sheriff Deputy Quinten Stump on three felony charges including two counts of attempted second-degree murder and one...

GIFFORD OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING CASE SCHEDULED FOR JURY TRIAL

| Betsy Barnett | News
Former Kiowa County Sheriff Deputy Quinten Stump appeared in district court on Thursday, July 1, for a scheduled pre-trial conference in two different cases including 2021-CR1 that includes charges...

Southeast Colorado Power Association Closes Eads Office

| Raina Lynch | News
Southeast Colorado Power Association Closes Eads Office By Raina Lynch April 28, 2021 For years members of Southeast Colorado Power Associati...

JURY CAN’T BE SEATED IN TWO CRIMINAL CASES IN OTERO COUNTY DUE TO LACK OF INTEREST

| Betsy Barnett | News
Last week two high-profile criminal cases in Otero County were postponed or quit due to lack of interest by the Jury pool.  On June 8, 2021, after two full days of jury selection at Otero Junior C...

HUD AWARDS $1.5 MILLION TO IMPROVE THE MAIN STREET IN THREE COMMUNITIES INCLUDING KIT CARSON

| Administrator | News
The following press release was received by Kit Carson Rural Development (KCRD), the economic development non-profit organization in Kit Carson:“WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urba...

FOREST FRAZEE SWORE IN AS INTERIM KIOWA COUNTY SHERIFF; Appoints Mike Schneider as Undersheriff

| Betsy Barnett | News
On Thursday, June 3, 2021 Forest Frazee was sworn in by Kiowa County Judge Gary Davis as the Interim Kiowa County Sheriff, replacing Casey Sheridan who announced his resignation last month.  Fraze...

KMH to Host Hospital Week Health Fair and Cancer Screenings

| Administrator | News
In February, the Colorado Cancer Coalition announced that Keefe Memorial Hospital in Cheyenne County was selected as the pilot facility to participate in the Colorado Cancer Coalition in Communitie...

QUINTEN STUMP ARRAINGMENT MOVES TO CONTINUATION SET FOR JULY 1

| Betsy Barnett | News
Former Kiowa County Deputy Quinten Stump was scheduled on Friday, June 3, to enter a plea on three criminal charges associated with the April 9, 2020 officer-involved shooting death of Eads residen...

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14U RIVALS SOFTBALL WIN RED, WHITE AND BOOM TOU...

| Betsy Barnett | Sports
In the bottom of the final inning of the championship game at the Red White & Boom softball tournament in Lamar over the 4th of July holiday, t...

Regular Meeting of the Town of Eads Boards of T...

| Raina Lynch | Legal
The Regular Meeting of the Town of Eads Board of Trustees was called to order by Mayor Shields, Tuesday May 11, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. in the Town Hall....

KCBOCC June 24, 2021 Meeting Minutes

| Raina Lynch | Legal
The regular meeting of the Kiowa County Commissioners was called to order on June 24, 2021; at 9:00 a.m. by Chairman, Donald Oswald. Oswald ope...

EADS GOLF COURSE HOLDS ANNUAL 2-MAN-1-WOMAN SCR...

| Raina Lynch | Sports
Although there was a lot of things going on last Saturday that kept many die-hard golfers away, the annual 2-Man-1-Woman Golf Tournament enjoyed a ...

Karen Wilde’s Long, Long Journey Home

| Administrator | Lifestyles
After more than a decade, Karen Wilde is leaving her position as tribal liaison with the National Park Service Sand Creek Massacre National Histori...
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