Up-to-the-minute information on the spread of COVID-19 and its impacts on Southern Colorado and Northern New Mexico

As a public service, this portion of our web site will remain accessible to all, without a paywall, for the duration of this crisis.

Where we are on Colorado's COVID dial

Huerfano County: GREEN, March 25 — Las Animas County: BLUE, March 24

Read More

Where to go for vaccine

Local health launches online form; Area hospitals, clinics, pharmacies join in

Read More

Vaccine doses administered by county:

Huerfano County -- 4,374; Las Animas County -- 10,296; Colfax County, NM -- 4,969

Read More

Latest Public Health Order

From Las Animas-Huerfano Counties Department of health

Read More

As of April 2, ALL Coloradans age 16 and up
are eligible to receive a COVID vaccination.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

Colfax County vaccine report: 45 percent reached

New Mexico has highest percentage of vaccine received by Sharon NiedermanCOLFAX — According to Colfax County Emergency Services Manager Tom Vigil, “Forty-five percent of the county is in some stage of receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.” With Friday clinics at Miners Colfax Medical Center reaching 600-700 people and this week’s completion of round two distribution of the

New NM Data Dashboard shows pandemic pain

by Sharon NiedermanCOLFAX — Ahead of a vote in the State Legislature on a $25 million special appropriation for tourism, the NM Tourism Department has released a “data dashboard” showing county-by-county losses due to COVID-19 on a scale from 1-8.  Colfax County’s current measurement is 6.5. The department’s intention is to educate the public about the