Cheyenne Wells, CO

Keefe Memorial Health Service District Appoints Mark Rossi as New CEO

Recently, Mark Rossi, J.D., was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of Keefe Memorial Health Service District, and he brings an extensive history in healthcare leadership as well as over 20 years of industry experience and proven financial, legal and collaborative success to the hospital and clinics in Cheyenne County.
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Colorado Primary Election 2022: Live blog, updates, results and more

9:27 p.m.: CPR News visual editor Hart Van Denburg was on site at Heidi Ganahl's victory party at the Wide Open Saloon in Sedalia. 8:50 p.m.: Rep. Lauren Boebert released a statement on Twitter saying, "Hard-working Americans recognize now is not the time to go along to get along, it's time to stand up and fight for our American way of life."
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Obituary – Theresa Schreivogel

Theresa Beulah Sponsel was born to James Robert and Bessie Grace Sponsel August 1, 1926, in Cheyenne Wells. She was the second youngest of eight children. She attended Sacred Heart School, and graduated from Cheyenne Wells High School in 1945. Theresa Sponsel married Ed Schreivogel March 29,1948 and made a...

Best in Show

This beautiful 1955 Chevy 3100 owned by Carleton Pelton (above left) of Cheyenne Wells took home top honors at the Car, Bike, and Antique Tractor show sponsored by Vince’s GM Center at the Celebration of Summer this past weekend. Presenting his trophy as well as the $250 cash prize sponsored by Vince’s GM Center was Vince Schreivogel (above right).

UNC ELITE CAMP – Underclassmen EyeCatchers

6’6 G/F Cass Henry from Arapahoe reminds me a bit of a guy that just got done playing at CSU…. This content is for Basketball Colorado and Basketball Colorado All-Access members only.

Arapahoe Sheriff’s drug bust unearths $27,449 in cash; 351 grams of fentanyl

ARAPAHOE, Colo. (KDVR) – Warrant-carrying deputies with the Arapahoe County Sheriff Department Investigation Unit arrested a suspect on Friday after discovering an alarming amount of narcotics, weaponry and cash in their possession. According to a tweet from the Arapahoe Sheriff’s Department, the following was seized during a legal search:...

Death Notice – Stephen Edward Pfeifer

Mr. Pfeifer passed away at his home in Cheyenne Wells. Funeral services for Stephen Edward Pfeifer will be held Wednesday, June 1, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. at the Brown Funeral Home Chapel in Cheyenne Wells. Visitation will be held Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Burial...


HELP WANTED: Amack’s Sinclair. No experience necessary. Must be able to work any shift. Apply in person at 100 Rose Ave., Burlington. – 26-tfc WANTED: Hi-Plains School is currently seeking head football and head boys’ basketball coaches for the 2022-2023 season. Please print an application online at and go to Employment, click on application link. Or stop by the school for an application during normal business hours Tuesday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. For more information, please email Steve Neal at or call 970-664-2636. Open until filled. – 8-tfc.

‘A short time to accomplish so much’: Republican River board contemplates fee changes, inactive well contracts and state funds

In April, the Republican River Water Conservation District Board put out notice of possible changes to water use fees for irrigating crops. At the board’s quarterly meeting Tuesday, however, members did not decide on whether a fee-structure change process will occur. “Some of the (board’s fee evaluation) committee members...

Eagles fall in extra innings at regionals

What if? That’s a question that will haunt the Stratton Eagles all the way up until the start of the next baseball season after they came within one strike of reaching the 1A regional finals last Friday in Cheyenne Wells. Trailing 4-3 against No. 7 Haxtun, the Eagles went...

Emerging carbon platforms actively recruiting farmers

For Scott Scheimer, of Cheyenne Wells, the cutting edge microbial products and their potential to improve the soil is what convinced him to sign up for Locus Ag Solutions’ carbon farming program. For Todd Olander, owner of Root Shoot Malting in Loveland, it was the thorough verification process that includes free on-farm soil testing and analysis.

South Metro Fire Rescue board election results

Although results are not yet official for the May 3, 2022 election of three directors of the South Metro Fire Rescue Fire Protection District of Arapahoe, Douglas and Jefferson Counties (SMFR), the totals on the election judges’ abstract appear to be decisive. In Director District Two, Richard Sokol was...

Cheyenne Wells Shocks Baseball Fans with District 5 Championship

After defeating Springfield in the first round of the District 4 Tournament in Cheyenne Wells on Tuesday by the score of 11-2, the Tigers entered into the finals on Saturday in Las Animas seeded #3 among the four teams remaining. The C-Dub group pulled off some impressive plays on Saturday...