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Fire Risk Then Snow for Kiowa County Tuesday

Fire Risk Then Snow for Kiowa County Tuesday

UPDATE: The Red Flag Warning has been extended two hours - from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Tuesday) Spring has started with a mixed bag of weather conditions forecast...

Fire Weather Returns to Kiowa County

Fire Weather Returns to Kiowa County

UPDATE: As expected, the watch has been upgraded to a Red Flag Warning for Tuesday, March 22, 2016. Look for southwest winds gusting to 45 miles per hour and...

Flooding can be a Major Problem in Colorado

Flooding can be a Major Problem in Colorado

(Second in a week-long series on flood and fire issues in Colorado. Sunday's article can be found here.) Flooding is an issue across Colorado. As we saw in September...

County Health Fair Set for Friday, Saturday

County Health Fair Set for Friday, Saturday

The annual Kiowa County Hospital District Health Fair is coming to the Eads Elementary School building this week. Screenings will take place Friday and Saturday (...

Weather Outlook – The Week Ahead

Weather Outlook – The Week Ahead

By Chris Sorensen Today is the first day of spring, and Mother Nature is starting the season with a mix of weather for Kiowa County. Temperatures continue a recovery...

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...

Weekend Weather Outlook

Weekend Weather Outlook

By Chris Sorensen Much needed moisture - though in very limited amounts and coverage area - returns to Kiowa County Thursday night and Friday. A small amount of snow...

Dry Conditions Nearly Double in a Week

Dry Conditions Nearly Double in a Week

by Chris Sorensen After a significant expansion last week, the percentage of Colorado considered "Abnormally Dry" expanded again - nearly doubling over the past week...