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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...

SAND CREEK MASSACRE NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE: A RETROSPECTIVE

| Priscilla Waggoner | News
CELEBRATING 10 YEARS OF THE SAND CREEK MASSACRE NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE

Update on Crash Victim that was Transferred to Hospital in Colorado Springs

| Priscilla Waggoner & Ellie Mulder | News
On the morning of Friday, April 14th, the Kiowa County Independent reported that a 3 vehicle accident had occurred on Highway 287 north of Eads.  Two semi-trucks had been involved along with a pi...

Fred Turner describing flying during the Dream Big Event in Eads

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Fred Turner describes going into that "wild blue yonder" during Dream Big Eads

A Worthy Trail

| Priscilla Waggoner | News
In the thousands upon thousands of years that stories have been told, the most enduring and powerful story is that of “the quest”.  Simply put, a hero hears “the call” to go out into the world in s...

Dream Big Eads Video of Chinook Helicopter

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A chinook helicopter landing at Eads High School for the Dream Big Aerospace Event

Southeast Area Extension Says: Arthritis and Agriculture

| Jeramy McNeely | News
SOUTHEAST AREA EXTENSION SAYSArthritis and Agriculture   According to recent studies, arthritis affects approximately one-third of all adult farm and ranch operations and is considered one of the...

Sand Creek Massacre NHS Seeks Volunteers

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Do you enjoy learning and sharing history? Are you looking to enhance your public speaking abilities? Do you have a desire to work on behalf of the National Park Service?

Sand Creek Massacre Celebrates 10th Anniversary

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Superintendent Alexa Roberts and staff invite you to join in celebrating the 10th Anniversary of Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site (NHS). The park was dedicated on April 28, 2007 in order ...

Names Released of Individuals Involved in the April 14 Accident on Highway 287

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THREE VEHICLE FATAL ACCIDENT IN KIOWA COUNTY Colorado State Patrol is investigating a fatal 3-car crash that happened in the early morning hours of Friday, April 14, 2017 on Highway 287 near milep...
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