The 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.
A 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.
Colorado 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.
A wildfire that nearly prompted the evacuation of the tiny eastern Colorado town of Karval (KAHR’-vuhl) is now fully contained.
The 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.