Kiowa County

Photo of the Week

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One of our most popular features for nearly 17 years - a full-page color photo on the front of the Kiowa County Press showing various impressions of life in Kiowa County and across Colorado.

Copies of the print version of the Kiowa County Press can be purchased each week at Kiowa Healthmart, COOP C-Store in Eads, Haswell Propane, and Thunderbird Petroleum, our at our business office at 1208 Maine Street, Eads.

Kiowa County Sheriff’s Office June 2017 Arrests

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017, Kiowa County Deputies received a report of a cold burglary in the 800 block of Hickman Street, Eads, Colorado. Kiowa County Deputies investigated the incident and issued five felony arrest warrants for burglary (C.R.S. 18-4-203(1) and theft (C.R.S. 18-4-401(1), (2) (D)). The warrants consist of three juveniles and two adult males. The two adult males were Joseph Burk of Eads, Colorado and Cedar Wilde of Lamar, Colorado.

From the Extension Agent’s Desk - Fun with the Summer Reading Program!

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July 18, the Extension Office was fortunate enough to team up with the Kiowa County Public Library to do some programming for their Build a Better World Summer Reading Program.  We were also fortunate enough to invite Miss Jessi Harris from the Americorp Program to come and help us out. 

Town of Eads Trustees’ Meeting Minutes – June 13

Government - Town of Eads, Colorado

The Regular Meeting of the Town of Eads Board of Trustees was called to order by Mayor Shields, Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. in the City Hall. Shealynn McCracken, Assistant Town Clerk, took roll call:

Mayor - Joe D. Shields- present

Trustees - Present -Justin McLoud, Dennis Pearson, Kathy McCracken, and Terry Riley

Absent -

Town Clerk- Robin Fox -Present

Assistant Clerk- Shealynn McCracken-Present

Director of Public Works- Van Brown- Present