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Pages from the Past - From our 129 year archive.

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From our print archives.

 

15 yrs

 

April 20, 2001

 

Representatives of EagleVision went before the Eads Town Board to solicit the board's intrest in buying the Eads portion of the company's  cable television system.

25 years

 

April 18, 1991

 

Farmers Union members were sending their "slice of  bread" with a card that reads "Farmers need a bigger slice!" to their Congressperson.

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15 yrs Ago

 

April 13, 2001

 

Curtis Schrimp-Wild Horse Roundup: Coming back, for ten miles south of Arriba, it was mud. I wouldn't have cared so much if was our mud, but our road was dry.

 

25 years Ago

 

April 11, 1991

 

Eight head sold over the $2000 mark at the 17th annual sale of the Southeast CO Bull Test Association held at    Winter Livestock in La Junta April 5

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15 Years Ago

April 6, 2001

 

This winter the Low-income Energy Assistance program  (LEAP) provided nearly $52,000  to Kiowa County  residents to assist with payments of heating cost.

25 Years Ago

April 4, 1991

The Eads Post Office is modernizing its postal delivery system to conform with the national postal standards. The changes only apply to home-delivery patrons

40 Years Ago

Pages from the Past - From our 129 year archive.

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15 yrs

 

March 23, 2001

 

FSA  is working on 3 different disaster programs at he the same time. There is the LAP for pasture losses, the CDP for insured, uninsured and non-insurable crops and the NAP for non-insurable crops

 

25 years

 

March 28, 1991

 

A lighting sparked fire charred 30 acres at the Jesse James Ranch. Volunteers from both Cheyenne and Kiowa counties responded to the fire, located near the county line.

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15 yrs

March 23, 2001

Livestock, Pasture & Range Report: Calving at 50% complete, is above both last year the 5 year average. Lambing  jumped 20% and it now 39% complete above  last year by 4% and the 5 year 1 percent.

25 years

March 21, 1991

A pile of human bones were discovered in Kiowa County last weekend by an arrowhead collector.. Roots had grown down into the grave. Under sheriff, Joe Pettie said bones could have been there 20 years or more.

Pages from the Past - From our 129 year archive.

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15 yrs

 

March 16, 2001

 

Wild Horse Roundup: I saw geese flying over a few days ago. Does that mean it is going to b a early spring or maybe they were lost?

 

25 years

 

March 14, 1991

 

Wind has not cause this much damage to county crops since February of 1977, ASCS County Director Rod Johnson  told the Press Tues.

 

40 years

 

March 5, 1976

Pages from the Past - From our 129 year archive.

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15 yrs

 

March 9, 2001

 

Congratulations to the Plainview Knowledge Bowl team. They took second place in class 1-A at the regional tournament in Lamar Friday. This qualifies them for the state tournament.

 

25 years

 

March 7, 1991

 

A dust storm blew into Kiowa County Tuesday as temperatures climbed into the 70s and a brisk wind sprang up. The highway from Lamar to Springfield reported as being closed.