The Colorado Territory contained seventeen counties, including Huerfano County, which was established January 11, 1861. It was named for the Huerfano Butte, a volcanic plug that was “orphaned”, and takes the name ‘Huerfano’ from the Spanish for ‘orphan’. 13 more words
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DENVER (AP) — Someone stole more than $146,000 from a rural Colorado county’s bank accounts through a computer virus, officials said Friday.
The theft occurred this month when someone sent a bogus email to Huerfano (WUR’-fuh-no) County purporting to be from a shipping company, County Administrator John Galusha said. 320 more words