Gardner and Huerfano County firefighters responded Saturday afternoon to two small brush fires that were ignited along Hwy 69 between mile markers 16 and 17. During this dry period motorists should take precautions on where they park. A hot vehicle undercarriage or a discarded cigarette can quickly cause a grass fire that could put structures, property and lives in danger. Photo by Eric Mullens.
Gary M. Vezzani was elected Walsenburg’s mayor in Tuesday’s special mayoral election/recall vote. Preliminary results announced Tuesday night show that both Nick Vigil in Ward