DENVER 9:06 pm- Ron Ortivez lost his semi-final match and dropped to the consolation rounds tomorrow. If he wins the next match, he will wrestle for third place in the afternoon. The worst he can place is 6th. For Ortivez, a senior fro La Veta High School, his dreams of becoming a state champion were shattered by Justin Smith of Paonia by a 5-0 decision. The last time the two met, Smith pinned Ortivez in the first round.
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