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An ordinary man

November 2, 2016 by Nancy Christofferson HUERFANO — In the early days of Huerfano County, a large family named Caviness lived on a … Keep Reading

Every vote counts

When the roads get rough, the women get tough October 26, 2016 by Caroline Sanchez HUERFANO — It was 1960, the year … Keep Reading

October fests and firsts

September 28, 2016 by Nancy Christofferson HUERFANO — October is almost here, and it’s officially that favorite season called autumn – the … Keep Reading

Tabasco was hot stuff

September 21, 2016 by Nancy Christofferson LAS ANIMAS — One hundred and fifteen years ago, Las Animas County added a new post office. … Keep Reading

Branson

Wilson switched

by Nancy Christofferson TRINIDAD — For thousands of years, humans have been using game trails as paths. Migratory animals had a way … Keep Reading

Frontier merchants

by Nancy Christofferson HUERFANO/LAS ANIMAS— Colorado became the 38th state of the union August 1, 1876, nearly 140 years ago. By that time, … Keep Reading

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