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Yo-Yo Promo holds Assembly at Eads School

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Coffin Nachtmahr holds an assembly at Eads School District and showed them his amazing skill with a yoyo while inspiring them with his personal story.

Resolution: To Finally Acknowledge What Everybody Knows

| Betsy Barnett | News
Since the beginning of 2017, the Kiowa County Independent has presented a collection of ideas—called “resolutions”-- that could help our rural communities to improve, re-invent ourselves, and ultim...

Colorado Blueprint of Food and Agriculture Meeting in Eads

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Colorado Blueprint of Food and Agriculture

Plainview School District RE 2 Board Mintues for January 5, 2017

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Plainview School District RE 2 Regular Board Meeting Minutes January 5, 2017 President Marvin Koeller called the regular meeting of the Plainview School Board to order at 7:03 pm on Thursday Janua...

Hemp Road Show to be held at Lamar Community College

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Press Release For more information, contact: Kristin Lubbers, Director of Marketing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. document.getEle...

Eads News Network Episode 2 & 3

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EADS NEWS NETWORK EPISODE 2 & 3 It is the highly anticipated 2nd and 3rd episode of the Eads News Netowrk by Lou Turner!  Enjoy!

High Speed Pursuit in Kiowa County

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PRESS RELEASE HIGH SPEED PURSUIT On February, 15 2017 the Kiowa County Sheriff’s Office contacted Nancy Green, 45 from Fort Collins, in connection with a hit and run. Green then fled the area, tra...

Foundation of Agriculture Educaiton and Development Scholarships Available

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MARILYN SPIKER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPSHEILA MASSEY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP OFFERED  2017  The Foundation for Agricultural Education and Development (FAED) in cooperation with Women Involved in Farm Eco...

Saturday Night Fire Destroys Property Southeast of Eads

| Betsy Barnett | News
     It was a weekend that kept the local Eads and Kiowa County Fire Departments very busy as two separate, but potentially damaging fires, broke out east of Eads.

January 2017 Summons and Arrests

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JANUARY 2017 SUMMONS & ARRESTS Kiowa County Sheriff's Office

Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site Welcomes New Employee Teri Jobe

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     Teri Jobe joined the staff at Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site (NHS) on January 23, 2017, as an Interpretive Park Guide. Teri brings a growing passion for history and an expectation ...

Eads High School Will Have a Golf Team Again

| Betsy Barnett | News
     The Eads School Board met on Monday evening with a number of important action items on their agenda including the evaluation and contract approval of Superintendent of School, Glenn Smith; and...

Sand Creek Massacre Site to Close for Two Days in Early February

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     Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site will be closed on Wednesday, February 8, and Thursday, February 9, 2017. The purpose of the two-day closure is for annual staff and administrative pl...

Preview the Eads News Network Episode II

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We are excited to bring you a preview for the 2nd edition of the Eads News Network.  It will be showing at the Plains Movie Theater in Eads on February 13, 2017 at 6:00PM.

Helping Children in Tough Times

| Kaye Kasza | News
SOUTHEAST AREA EXTENSION SAYS     Managing in Tough Times By: Kaye Kasza, CSU Extension Agent HELPING CHILDREN IN TOUGH TIMES

Thank You For A Wonderful First Year!!

| Betsy Barnett | News
Happy Birthday to the KIOWA COUNTY INDEPENDENT!
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