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NBC “Dateline” may be covering Candelario murder trial in February

By Cathy Mullens –(Published: January 28, 2016) The judge didn’t say yes but he didn’t say no to expanded media coverage of the First-Degree Murder trial of Ralph Candelario on Monday. “Dateline”, an NBC news program, renewed its request for expanded media coverage to allow cameras inside the courtroom. The motion has previously been denied but now the trial has been moved to Trinidad and that courtroom is much larger than the one in Walsenburg….

CDOT to fund pedestrian/bike improvements in Walsenburg

By David Rinehart –(Published: January 28, 2016) Walsenburg residents inspect the drawings of the proposed improvements in Walsenburg at an open house conducted by Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and Stolfus & Associates, Inc. last week. Forty-five residents attended the open house. The project focuses on road improvements for pedestrian and bicycle access and safety. CDOT has committed $1 million in regional priority project funding. Improvements are proposed at five locations in Walsenburg. Crosswalks with…

La Veta Schools honor Roger Brunelli with gymnasium moniker

By Dave High –(Published: January 21, 2016) Friday night was a special night for La Veta Public Schools and many of the town’s current and former inhabitants. Guest of honor at the festivities was Roger Brunelli, whose career with the local district spanned 29 years, as teacher, principal, superintendent and coach. During ceremonies conducted between the girls and boys basketball games, the facility was bestowed the moniker “Roger Brunelli Gymnasium.” School board member Eleanor Foley…

Mahonee seeks district attorney position

(Published: January 21, 2016) District Attorney David Mahonee, currently DA in the Twelfth Judicial District in the San Luis Valley, is seeking election as District Attorney for the Third Judicial District as a member of the Democrat Party. Mahonee has served as District Attorney for seven years. He has been an attorney in Colorado for over 24 years. Mahonee has served as a Special Prosecutor for the 3rd Judicial District in both Huerfano and Las…

David Bobian Jr. announces bid for Huerfano County Assessor

(Published: January 21, 2016) Long time Huerfano County resident David Bobian Jr. is pleased to announce his candidacy for Huerfano County Assessor. Bobian, a fourth generation resident, has lived in the county over 20 years. Bobian is currently working as Huerfano County Planner. In that capacity he works closely with the Huerfano County Building and Code Enforcement Office, the Huerfano Planning Commission the Huerfano County Board of County Commissioners and county administration. Prior to this…

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