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 132nd year!

All content posted online - free to readers, no subscription or registration required. Selected content, including all legal notices, also available in the print edition, which can be purchased at our business office, Home Town Gas & Grill, Crow's Stop and Shop, Kiowa Healthmart, Haswell Propane and Thunderbird Petroleum for $0.75 per week.

Mailed subscriptions are available for $24 per year in Kiowa County only. Electronic subscriptions are also available for $20 per year, and include FREE access to our archive from 2002-present. Learn more here!

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Contact Us

Kiowa County Press
1208 Maine Street
PO Box 248
Eads, CO 81036-0248
Office hours: Monday - Friday, 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (closed 1:00-2:00 p.m.). Saturday - Sunday by appointment.
General email: kiowacountypress@gmail.com
Chris Sorensen - Publisher and Online Editor
Jeanne Sorensen - Print Editor

Or use the Contact Us form.


PICT Kiowa County Press front door - Chris Sorensen
Visit us at 1208 Maine Street, Eads, Kiowa County, Colorado.

Community-contributed articles and photos always welcomed. 

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


  • Classifieds - $8.50/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 - $9.50/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 - $19/week. We recommend pairing this banner ad linking to the flyer for maximum exposure. Most major document/image formats supported - we will convert to Acrobat PDF format.
  • Sponsored section pages - $42/month, 6 month minimum commitment. Exclusive sponsorships currently available for All Articles section page; Weather; Community & Local; Outdoors & Recreation; Government; Tips, Safety & Health and School & Youth sections.
  • Sponsored features - $25/month, 3 month minimum committment. Non-exclusive sponsorships currently available for Upcoming Events, Birthdays & Anniversaries, Pages from the Past.


Online Readership:

Readership Statistics
Report Period 2016 2017 2018 2019
  Average Monthly Unique Readers Total Visits Average Monthly Unique Readers Total Visits Average Monthly Unique Readers Total Visits Average Monthly Unique Readers Total Visits
Jan-Mar 1,455 9,802 12,667 83,347 14,120 87,560 19,517 151,488
Apr-Jun 3,431 23,965 15,132 103,845 13,747 82,948 20,277 188,021
Jul-Sept 4,569 32,439 16,332 99,477 20,946 119,147    
Oct-Dec 6,888 54,180 16,248 97,054 17,627 139,766    
Total Visits   120,386   383,723   429,421    

Kiowa County demographics: 1,383 residents in 827 housing units (2018 US Census data)

Our privacy policy is available here.