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Vision Broadband is Now SECOM

| Rob Thayer | News
Southern Colorado’s largest wireless broadband company makes third major acquisition within 2 years; Announces new Pueblo West facility

Major Summer Projects on the Agenda During Eads School Board Meeting

| Betsy Barnett | News
The Eads School Board met on Tuesday after the holiday break with a number of action items and discussion items on the agenda.  Looming largely on the list of items were three major improvement pro...

Successful Year Showcased at KCEDF Annual Meeting

| Priscilla Waggoner | News
In her ninth year as KCEDF Coordinator, Jan Richards held the annual dinner meeting for foundation members and members of the general public last Thursday night.  The purpose of the event was to pr...

Jerry Weber presenting Citizen of the Year Award via Video

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Jerry Weber presenting Citizen of the Year Award at the Kiowa County Economic Development Foundation (KCEDF) Annual Dinner on June 1, 2017.  Jerry Weber was sick, but wasn't going to let that sto...

Eads High School Graduates 15 in Spring Ceremony

| Betsy Barnett | News
Eads High School hosted the Class of 2017 graduation on Saturday, May 27th, to approximately 400 people who came to wish the 15 students supportive congratulations.

Public Needed for Broadband Input: Deadline, June 1

| Priscilla Waggoner | News
A consulting firm has been hired to survey residents in each of the 6 counties in Southeastern Colorado to find out how content people are with the current availability and speed of the internet in...

2017 Graduation Edition

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CONGRATULATIONS GRADUATES

Sand Creek Massacre Observes Memorial Day Weekend with Special Evening Walk

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Join the staff of Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site in observance of the Memorial Day weekend with a special evening walk on Friday, May 26, at 7 pm. Park staff will explore the night marc...

Kiowa County Sheriff's Office Arrests for April 2017

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APRIL 2017 ARRESTS BY THE KIOWA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICEAll individuals listed in arrest records are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Brad Johnson of Kit Carson the recipient of Boettcher Foundation Scholarship

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In March, Bradley Johnson, a senior at Kit Carson High School, was selected as a recipient of the Boettcher Foundation Scholarship. Brad joins several other Kit Carson alumni as a recipient of this...

Eads Ambulance Service to Celebrate EMS Week

| Eunice Weber | News
May 21st through May 27th is National Emergency Medical Service Week.  During this week, the Kiowa County Ambulance Service will be honoring volunteers that have stepped forward giving up quality t...

Maybe Now is the Time

| Priscilla Waggoner | News
There are some ideas that just simply won’t die.  And that’s a very, very good thing.

EHS Seniors "Inspired" to Get Involved

| Priscilla Waggoner | News
On the last day of the year for Eads High School seniors, the graduating class of 2017 managed to fit in receiving one last award before leaving high school behind.  The award, called the Eliza Pic...

Dental Clinic Hours and Dates for Remainder of 2017

| Priscilla Waggoner | News
Dr. Arnold Cullum, the Colorado Springs based dentist who opened a local part-time practice last year, announced dates when he’ll resume his practice in Eads.  At this point, he’ll be available for...

Colorado Farm Bureau Foundation Activates Disaster Relief Fund - Asks Governor for Disaster Declaration

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Centennial, Colo., – May 4, 2017 – Colorado Farm Bureau has activated a disaster fund to help the farmers and ranchers directly impacted by last weekend’s devastating late spring blizzard in Baca a...

STORIES FROM RECENT STORM SPEAK OF STAGGERING LOSS

| Priscilla Waggoner | News
The rain started Friday afternoon. A day or two before, the National Weather Service had begun issuing a “Special Weather Statement” that warned of a significant storm system heading in the direct...
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