About Us

Legal newspaper in Kiowa County, Colorado.

C.R.S. 24-70-102, C.R.S. 24-70-103. USPS Periodicals Permit Number 2959-4000.

Established in 1887 - our 130th year!

All content posted online - free to readers, no subscription or registration required. Selected content, including all legal notices, also available in print at our business office, Home Town Gas & Grill, Kiowa Healthmart, Haswell Propane and Thunderbird Petroleum for $0.75 per week. Subscriptions are available for $24 per year in Kiowa County only.

Contact Us

Kiowa County Press 1208 Maine Street PO Box 248 Eads, CO 81036-0248 kiowacountypress@gmail.com Or use the Contact Us form.

Community-contributed articles and photos welcomed. 

Obituaries - still published at no charge. Thank you notes, memorials and engagement/wedding announcements are also free.


  • Classifieds - $7.50/week flat fee - no limit on the number of words. Add a picture for $5.00 more - Submit your classified ad online with this form or email us at kiowacountypress@gmail.com
  • Banner ads - $8.50/week. Link to your web site, social media page, or a custom page at KiowaCountyPress.net. Banners must be exactly 970x90 pixels in PNG or GIF format. Design services available for $35/hour.
  • Downloadable Flyer - $17/week. Includes banner ad linking to the flyer. Most major document/image formats supported - we will convert to Acrobat PDF format.
  • Sponsored section pages - $39/month, 6 month minimum commitment. Exclusive sponsorships currently available for Top News; Weather; Community & Local; Outdoors & Recreation; Government; Tips, Safety & Health and School & Youth sections.
  • Sponsored features - $23/month, 3 month minimum committment. Non-exclusive sponsorships currently available for Upcoming Events, Birthday & Anniversaries, Pages from the Past.


Online Readership:

  • 10,832 unique readers in February 2017;
  • 18,099 unique readers in January 2017;
  • 9,440 unique readers in December 2016;
  • 6,451 unique readers in November 2016;
  • 4,773 unique readers in October 2016;
  • 5,354 unique readers in September 2016;
  • 4,623 unique readers in August 2016;
  • 3,720 unique readers in July 2016*;
  • 3,561 unique readers in June 2016;
  • 4,061 unique readers in May, 2016;
  • 2,670 unique readers in April, 2016;
  • 2,207 unique readers in March 2016; 
  • 1,356 unique readers in February 2016
  • *due to an equipment upgrade in July, some server logs were lost over a weekend. Based on July daily averages, 3,977 unique readers could have been expected.

Community demographics: 1,402 residents in 790 housing units (2014 US Census data)