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 136th 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, and Thunderbird Petroleum for $0.75 per week.

Mailed subscriptions are available for $24 per year in Kiowa County. Mailed subscriptions elsewhere in Colorado are $30 per year. Send your check to: Kiowa County Press, P.O. Box 248, Eads, CO 81036-0266

Electronic subscriptions are also available for $20 (Holiday season special!) $13 per year. Email KiowaCountyPress@gmail.com for details.

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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
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 - $11.50/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 - $11.50/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 - $23/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 - $49/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 - $27/month, 3 month minimum committment. Non-exclusive sponsorships currently available for Upcoming Events, Birthdays & Anniversaries, Pages from the Past.


Online Readership:

Readership Statistics - As reported by Google
  2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
Report Period Quarterly Readership
Jan-Mar 14446 9965 20747 42606 83838 64212 123614
Apr-Jun 8835 8815 36527 70062 93415 65730 0
Jul-Sept 10282 20401 42845 96858 74187 128290 0
Oct-Dec 11494 15595 32106 72156 71606 113272 0
Annual Total 45057 54776 132225 281682 323046 371504 123614
Monthly Average 3755 4565 11019 23474 26921 30959 41205

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

Our privacy policy is available here.