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15 Years Ago

June 13, 2003

  • State and local health department laboratories have started testing dead birds, mosquitoes and horses for West Nile Virus.
  • Severe hail cut two wide swaths through the county. The hardest hit area is from north of Hwy 96 between Sheridan Lake and Towner and east of Hwy 385 south to the Prowers County line. The hailed covers approximately 220 square miles (140,000 acres).

25 Years Ago

June 16, 1993

Pages from the Past - From our 131-year Archives

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

15 Years Ago

June 6, 2003

*     About Town-Ida Lessenden: Tip of the Hat to Craig & Darla Hansen and Milton & Dawn Rae Watts who organized the Junior Rodeo

*     Balloon Travels 1416 Miles in 23 Hours. The nursing Home residents acted in a balloon lift with the 2nd& 3rdgraders from Eads Elementary. The next morning Nancy Wilson received a response from John Farmer who lives in Savannah Georgia

Pages from the Past - From our 131-year Archives

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

15 Years Ago

May 9, 2003

  • Kiowa County Sheriff Forrest Frazee informed local business leaders that a serious drug problem, as well as underage drinking, is facing the community.
  • Town's auditor, Gary Woodward, stated the town would be subject to new financial reporting requirements for fiscal year 2004.
  • East End Events-Kami Stum: Following the Plainview Jr/Sr banquet and prom, we played bingo for prizes & then went to the football field to Paintball.

25 Years Ago