Today is Friday, Sept. 30, the 273rd day of 2022. There are 92 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 30, 1777, the Continental Congress [--] forced to flee in the face of advancing British forces [--] moved to York, ...
by Nancy Christofferson HUERFANO -- Just because Huerfano County lies beyond time, beyond civilization, and, evidently, beyond national and state recognition, was never an acceptable reason for residents to let down their standards. Huerfanos looked ...
Walsenburg 1882: The firm of DeCamp and Cowing of Gardner sold 1,100 head of sheep in Denver for $3,000. 1897: The assessor found 3,684 horses to be taxable in Huerfano County for a value of $56,641, 260 mules at $6,240 and 79 asses valued at 158.
Today is Thursday, Sept. 29, the 272nd day of 2022. There are 93 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 29, 1938, British, French, German and Italian leaders concluded the Munich Agreement, which was aimed at appeasing Adolf .. ...
Today is Wednesday, Sept. 28, the 271st day of 2022. There are 94 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 28, 1928, Scottish medical researcher Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin, the first effective antibiotic. On this ...
I have to credit my brother for bringing "hair ice" into my vocabulary. We had hiked up to the long-abandoned garnet mine site on Humphrey Mountain and were on our way down when he pointed out some odd looking white stuff on a log near the trail.
Today is Tuesday, Sept. 27, the 270th day of 2022. There are 95 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 27, 1996, in Afghanistan, the Taliban, a band of former seminary students, drove the government of President Burhanuddin ...
Today is Friday, Sept. 23, the 266th day of 2022. There are 99 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 23, 1952, Sen. Richard M. Nixon, R-Calif., salvaged his vice-presidential nomination by appearing on television from Los ...