WALSENBURG- La Plaza de Los Leones would like to thank the community for helping make the 35th annual fiesta a big success this year. Saturday and Sunday attendance was estimated to have been over 2000 visitors. The 30 vendor booths were busy both days. Fifteen teams participated in the fiesta softball tournament. The Saturday evening dance featuring ‘Next in Line’ was enjoyed by all. Proceeds go toward scholarship funds for qualified Huerfano County students.
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