Pages from the Past - from our 133-year archives

PROMO Community - Pages from the Past Front Page - Chris Sorensen
Published Tuesday, January 28, 2020

15 Years Ago

February 4, 2005

  • To coincide with American Heart Month, Kiowa Healthmart is offering an important screening to identify people who may be a risk for heart disease.
  • Two Eads FFA members, Talli Hansen and Branden Dunlap, were contenders and winners at the "Catch a Calf" at the National Western Stock Show.

25 Years Ago

February 3, 1995

  • Found! Large sum of money. To claim/identify contact the Kiowa County Sheriff Office.
  • Towner Tales- Ann Harkness: There were smiles galore over the weekend at the first measurable precipitation for the month fell. Amounts ranged from .40 in. to 1.5 inches.

40 Years Ago

February 1, 1980

  • City crews started work in the wee hours trying to pinpoint a water main break and get it repaired before nightfall. Weather conditions included blowing snow and wind whipped the 10-degree temperature to a minus 35 wind chill factor.

50 fYears Ago

January 30, 1970

  • Due to the increase costs, the daily room rate for semi-private rooms at Weisbroad Memorial Hospital will be increased to $25 per day. may earn an affiliate commission if you purchase products or services through links in an article. Prices, when displayed, are accurate at the time of publication but may change over time. Commissions do not influence editorial independence.

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