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Walsenburg 1862: The county commissioners approved and issued a license to Duncan McKeith to operate a grocery store from his house at Huerfano for six months. 1889: Walsenburg has a population of 1,500, a $35,000 water system, a school enrollment of 200 and four churches. 1894: In support of the miners striking at Sopris, the
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