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15 Years Ago

June 14, 2002

 

  • Governor Bill Owens issued an executive order banning open burning throughout Colorado and the sale and use of all fireworks.

 

  • Sebrina D James named to the Dean's List at the University of Southern Colorado  with a 4.0 GPA

 

  • USDA Update- Rod Johnson: USDA agencies continue to receive new equipment to assist with farm program administration. The newest addition is GPS units to help land measurements.

 

Pages from the Past - From Our 130-Year Archives

PROMO 660 x 440 Community - Pages from the Past Front Page - Chris Sorensen

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15 Years Ago

June 7, 2002

 

  • Ag Secretary designates most Colorado counties as drought disaster areas, making Colorado farmers and ranchers immediately eligible for USDA emergency farm loans.

 

  • Coloradoans will get a rare chance to see the moon slide across the face of the sun during a partial solar eclipse.

 

Pages from the Past - From our 130-year archive

PROMO 660 x 440 Community - Pages from the Past Front Page - Chris Sorensen

15 Years Ago

May 17, 2002

 

  • Wild Horse Roundup-Curtis Schrimp: Ladies club met Thursday. Not quite as big a crowd as usual, but the food was good and so was the visiting.

 

  • USDA Update-Rod Johnson: Due to the signing of the new Farm Bill, the FSA Offices have been advised they are to stop processing reconstitution of farm units

 

25 Years Ago

May 14, 1992

 

Pages from the Past - From Our 130-Year Archives

PROMO 660 x 440 Community - Pages from the Past Front Page - Chris Sorensen

15 Years Ago

May 3, 2002

 

  • Eads Middle School students took home more awards than any other school in Colorado for Colorado Law Enforcement Officers Association writing contest.

 

  • USDA Update-Rod Johnson: April 26 some of Kiowa County finally received rain! Eads had .3. Now Eads weather station is showing only 75% below normal precipitation for April

 

25 Years Ago

April 30, 1992

 

Pages from the Past - From Our 130-Year Archives

PROMO 660 x 440 Community - Pages from the Past Front Page - Chris Sorensen

15 Years Ago

April 26, 2002

 

  • Wild Horse Roundup-Curtis Schrimp- We have a very interesting 730 John Deer tractor. It seems like a lot of others would like having it too. We have had people from Pennsylvania, Kansas, Missouri and other places would like to buy it.

 

  • The Kiowa County Economic Development Foundation in cooperation with the Eads Chamber of Commerce is organizing a summertime market place

 

25 Years Ago

Pages from the Past - From our 130-year archive

PROMO 660 x 440 Community - Pages from the Past Front Page - Chris Sorensen

15 Years Ago

April 19, 2002

 

  • USDA Update-Rod Johnson: Kiowa County for the first time with at least part of the county in Stage D2 severe Drought. There is just 2 categories beyond D2. D3 Extreme & D4 Exceptional drought

 

25 Years Ago

April 16, 1992

 

  • Recall election for four Kiowa County RE-1 school board members set for Tuesday April 21.

 

Pages from the Past - From our 130-year archive

PROMO 660 x 440 Community - Pages from the Past Front Page - Chris Sorensen

15 Years Ago

April 12, 2002

 

  • Great Plains Oil LLC, based in Kiowa County, shipped its first divider oil, a new product used in bakeries.

 

  • USDA Update: A drought situation continues to persist in Kiowa County. A small amount fell in the Sheridan Lake area & east. The most we have heard was .45 south of Towner

 

  • Wild Horse Roundup-Curtis Schrimp: I lost an old friend this week when the Bookmobile made its final run.