Ranchers, Conservationists Work Together In Eastern ColoradoKarval, a town too small for a gas station, is preparing for its annual Mountain Plover Festival this week. That has ranchers and conservationists reflecting on a partnership that saved a buff-colored bird nearly designated endangered, and that spurred tourism on the Colorado plains.
Bird Watchers Should RSVP Early For Mountain Plover FestivalThe residents of the tiny town of Karval open their doors to welcome bird watchers this time of year as they host the Mountain Plover Festival.
Karval Hosts Annual Mountain Plover FestivalThe ranching hamlet of Karval is hosting its seventh Annual Mountain Plover Festival to celebrate the bird that typically starts arriving in Colorado in early April.
Ex-Karval Teacher Must Register As Sex OffenderA former teacher in Karval has been sentenced to spend 60 days in jail after pleading guilty to charges stemming from a sexual assault on one of his students.
Crews Contain Both Major WildfiresColorado firefighters claimed two major victories Friday after battling blazes that erupted over the past several days on the Rocky Mountains' parched and windy foothills and the state's eastern plains.
Wildfire Near Karval Fully ContainedA wildfire that nearly prompted the evacuation of the tiny eastern Colorado town of Karval (KAHR'-vuhl) is now fully contained.
Entire Town Evacuated Because Of FireThe entire town of Karval has been ordered to evacuate because of a fire that's 6 to 8 miles wide. The fire is burning off Highway 71 and County Road M in Lincoln County, six miles west of Karval.