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Weather Outlook – The Week Ahead

Weather Outlook – The Week Ahead

Fire danger elevated Monday. UPDATE: Tuesday will see another Red Flag Warning from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. While early Sunday morning started off with fog and 88...

Spring Break: Keeping Families Safe

Spring Break: Keeping Families Safe

Each year, more than three million children ages 14 and under get hurt at home. Most fatal injuries at home are caused by suffocation, fire and burns, drowning,...

Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week

One of our most popular features from the past 15 years - a full-page color photo on the front of the Kiowa County Press showing various impressions of life in Kiowa...

Dry Conditions Expand in Southeast Colorado

Dry Conditions Expand in Southeast Colorado

by Chris Sorensen One year ago, most of southeast Colorado was experiencing moderate to severe drought. Summer rains, though not as abundant as some would like,...

Losing Sleep? It's that Time Again

Losing Sleep? It's that Time Again

Daylight Saving Time begins again Sunday morning (March 13, 2016) at 2:00 a.m. when clocks "spring forward" one hour to 3:00 a.m. and an hour's sleep is lost. Most...

Weekend Weather Outlook

Weekend Weather Outlook

It may only be mid-March, however April-like temperatures will prevail Friday through Monday in Kiowa County, with highs in the low to mid-70s and overnight lows in...

From Sand Creek Massacre to Fort Marion, FL

From Sand Creek Massacre to Fort Marion, FL

Separated by 1,600 miles, the Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site, in southeast Colorado and the Castillo de San Marcos National Monument (Fort Marion), in St...

Six-Week Online Courses Available at LCC

Six-Week Online Courses Available at LCC

Online courses are still available for the spring semester at Lamar Community College.  Students and community members alike can take advantage of courses packaged...

Weather Outlook – the Week Ahead

Weather Outlook – the Week Ahead

Sun will be a key feature for Kiowa County in the coming week, along with a lack of any chance of precipitation. Sunday will be the warmest day of the week with a...

Fire Danger Rises in Southeast Colorado Again

Fire Danger Rises in Southeast Colorado Again

UPDATE: (3/6/16): The Fire Weather Watch for Monday has been upgraded to a Red Flag Warning for Kiowa, Prowers, Baca, Bent, Otero and Las Animas Counties. Original...

Haswell Spring Dinner and Dance Set

Haswell Spring Dinner and Dance Set

The Town of Haswell will be having a Spring Dinner & Dance on Saturday, March 19, 2016. It will begin at 5:30 pm and be held at the Haswell Community Building....