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To Understand Our Future, We Must Realize Our Past: Planning Strategies For Kiowa County in 2001 (Part 2 of 3)

With Direct References from the Kiowa County Comprehensive Development Plan, 2001 entitled “A Vision for the Future”; Compiled by the URS Planning Team.In 2001, now twenty years ago, a number of de...

By Betsy Barnett

2021-04-07 20:32:45

Easter Miracle At Chivington Friends Church Miracle #2

| Betsy Barnett | News
Last Monday the wind was howling out of the west and the dirt across Kiowa County was rolling up into the air.  These are the days that put fear into the heart of the community as fires are a real ...

"Meatin" Greet

| Betsy Barnett | News
Despite making a play three weeks ago at trying to preserve the shaky future of the National Western Stock Show held in Denver each January, Colorado Governor Jared Polis proclaimed March 20 a Meat...

To Understand Our Future, We Must Realize Our Past

| Betsy Barnett | News
In 2001, now twenty years ago, a number of dedicated community leaders in Kiowa County recognized the need to develop the Kiowa County Comprehensive Development Plan that examined the then current ...

Kindness Week At Kit Carson Brings Heartfelt Responses

| Betsy Barnett | News
A group of high school students from Kit Carson High School worked together last week and came up with an ingenious idea that not only taught the students at Kit Carson, all ages from the Kinders t...

As Time Goes By: A Locally-Produced Podcast is Launched

| Betsy Barnett | News
If I told you, dear readers, that a local podcast has been launched in Eads, Colorado by Rich O’Brian you might say, “Who?”  But when I say, Rich is that upbeat older gentleman you see around town ...

Letter To The Editor

| Tori Uhland | News
Let me preface this by saying I don’t care what you choose to eat. If you are a vegan or vegetarian, that’s cool. What’s not cool is Colorado Governor Jared Polis telling us that we shouldn’t eat m...

Three Bullets to the Back: How a KCSO Traffic Stop Ended in the Fatal Shooting of Zach Gifford

| Susan Greene & Priscilla Waggoner | News
KIOWA COUNTY, Colo. – Nearly a year has passed since a traffic stop ended with Undersheriff Tracy Weisenhorn and Deputy Quinten Stump shooting Zach G...

Colorado Pacific Completes Interchange at NA Junction

| Staff | News
Harvey Crouch of Crouch Engineering, the company responsible for rehabilitating and doing additional work on Colorado Pacific’s Towner line, recently announced that Colorado Pacific Railroad has co...

Now is the Time to Speak Out for Colorado Ag

| Tori Uhland | News
On February 24th, an article was published on the VegNews website announcing that Colorado Governor Jared Polis declared March 20th “MeatOut Day” in Colorado as a way to promote meatless diets. I...

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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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