Eads

Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site (credit: CBS)

Tribes Honor 2 Who Refused To Take Part In Sand Creek Massacre

One by one, the runners walked by the simple marble gravestone of one of two U.S. Army officers who refused to fire on their ancestors in one of the worst atrocities in the settlement of the West.

12/03/2014

The Sand Creek site (credit: CBS)

Tribes Mark 150th Anniversary Of Colorado Massacre

Members of the Cheyenne and Arapaho tribes marked the 150th anniversary of the Sand Creek Massacre on Saturday.

11/29/2014

(credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)

‘Exceptional’ Drought Rating Lifted In Southeastern Colorado

Parts of Colorado are still very dry but the state no longer has any areas with the most severe drought conditions.

08/14/2014

County Road 40 damage in Eads. (credit: Kiowa Co. Sheriff)

Water Measures 4 Feet Deep In Parts Of Eads

The small town of Eads in Kiowa County is waiting to declare a state of emergency until they receive a full assessment of the storm damage from this week’s rain storms.

07/30/2014

(credit: Thinkstock)

Man Dies When Trailer Collapses In Wind On Southeastern Plains

A storm system in Colorado that flooded streets and stranded drivers up and down the Front Range is being blamed for the death of a man on the southeastern plains.

07/30/2014

(credit: CBS)

Tornadoes Strike Overnight In Southeastern Colorado

Power lines are down, several structures are damaged and there are some minor injuries in Southeastern Colorado after weather officials say three tornadoes touched down overnight.

04/27/2012

Friends and family fill the Eads High School Auditorium to remember 6 members of the Mitchell family killed in a van collision last week. (credit: CBS)

Community Remembers 6 Killed In Colorado Crash

Police officers, firefighters and weeping teenagers in high school letter jackets packed a rural high school gymnasium Friday to remember five foster and adopted children and their father, who were killed in a Colorado highway crash.

10/21/2011

Howard Mitchell (left) (credit: Mitchell family)

Kit Carson Group Home To Remain Licensed After Fatal Crash

A Kit Carson group home where a Cheyenne sheriff’s deputy and their five foster or adopted children killed in a highway collision last lived will remain licensed by the state and open to foster children.

10/19/2011

Copter4 flew over the collision scene near Kit Carson on Thursday. (credit: CBS)

2 Colorado Towns Stunned By Crash Deaths Of 5 Children

The 12 children who lived in the Mitchell House Children’s home would go in and out of the Trading Post store next door so often that manager Annette Weber would think nothing of it.

10/14/2011

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,708 other followers