About Us

Legal newspaper in Kiowa County, Colorado.

C.R.S. 24-70-102, C.R.S. 24-70-103. USPS Periodicals Permit Number 2959-4000.

Established in 1887 - our 134th year!

Content posted online is free to site visitors, no subscription or registration required. Selected content, including all legal notices, also available in the print edition, which can be purchased at our business office, Home Town Gas & Grill, Crow's Stop and Shop, Kiowa Healthmart, Haswell Propane and Thunderbird Petroleum for $0.75 per week.

Mailed subscriptions are available for $24 per year in Kiowa County only. Mailed subscriptions outside of Kiowa County are $30 per year. Send your check to: Kiowa County Press, P.O. Box 266, Eads, CO 81036-0266

Electronic subscriptions are also available for $20 (Holiday season special!) $13 per year. Subscribe to the electronic edition here!

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Contact Us

Kiowa County Press
1208 Maine Street
PO Box 248
Eads, CO 81036-0248 
Office hours: Monday - Friday, 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (closed 1:00-2:00 p.m.). Saturday - Sunday by appointment.
General email: kiowacountypress@gmail.com
Subscriber questions: subscriber@kiowacountypress.net
Chris Sorensen - Publisher and Online Editor
Jeanne Sorensen - Print Editor
Phone: 719-438-5800 - Please note: with our small staff, email is often the fastest way to reach us.

Or use the Contact Us form.


PICT Kiowa County Press front door - Chris Sorensen
Visit us at 1208 Maine Street, Eads, Kiowa County, Colorado.

Community-contributed articles and photos always welcomed. 

Obituaries - still published at no charge. Thank you notes, memorials and engagement/wedding announcements are also free.


  • Classifieds - $10.50/week flat fee - no limit on the number of words. Add a picture for $5.00 more - Submit your classified ad online with this form or email us at kiowacountypress@gmail.com
  • Banner ads - $10.50/week. Link to your web site, social media page, or a custom page at KiowaCountyPress.net. Banners must be exactly 728x90 pixels in PNG or GIF format. Design services available for $35/hour.
  • Downloadable Flyer - $21/week. We recommend pairing this banner ad linking to the flyer for maximum exposure. Most major document/image formats supported - we will convert to Acrobat PDF format.
  • Sponsored section pages - $47/month, 6 month minimum commitment. Exclusive sponsorships currently available for All Articles section page; Weather; Life in Kiowa County; Outdoors & Recreation; Government; and Health & Living. Other sections, including special sections may be available.
  • Sponsored features - $25/month, 3 month minimum committment. Non-exclusive sponsorships currently available for Upcoming Events, Birthdays & Anniversaries, Pages from the Past.


Online Readership:

Readership Statistics
Report Period 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
  Average Monthly Unique Readers Total Visits Average Monthly Unique Readers Total Visits Average Monthly Unique Readers Total Visits Average Monthly Unique Readers Total Visits Average Monthly Unique Readers Total Visits
Jan-Mar 1,455 9,802 12,667 83,347 14,120 87,560 19,517 151,488 28,666 187,853
Apr-Jun 3,431 23,965 15,132 103,845 13,747 82,948 20,277 188,021 41,923 242,899
Jul-Sept 4,569 32,439 16,332 99,477 20,946 119,147 42,808 292,582 50,731 289,683
Oct-Dec 6,888 54,180 16,248 97,054 17,627 139,766 56,850 343,392 44,888 255,865
Total Visits   120,386   383,723   429,421   975,483   976,300

Kiowa County demographics: 1,383 residents in 827 housing units (July 2019 US Census data)

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