Your best source for news in Huerfano | Las Animas | Colfax

Farr and away: Wild Times with the Wild Bunch

by Nancy Christofferson SOUTHERN COLORADO/NORTHERN NEW MEXICO — One hundred and seventeen years ago, a man from Huerfano County unfortunately made the national news. He did this by being murdered by train robbers, at a time when the frontier west was wild and mostly lawless. Eastern readers ate up the news of robberies, murders, and other mayhem
Subscribe or log in to read the rest of this content.

Latest from History

Go to Top