News in Brief


Cinco de Mayo dinner Friday
MONTE VISTA— Hip Hip Ole! It’s a Cinco de Mayo enchilada dinner, “nacho ordinary dinner” Friday, May 5 from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Tri-County Senior Center, 311 Washington St., Monte Vista. Cost is $10 per person. The menu includes enchiladas, salad, delicious pie for dessert and beverage. The public is welcome.

Send wells wishes to Weatherford
DENVER—Center graduate Will Weatherford is in need of uplifting and encouraging words. Please help by sending cards and letters his way. His mom Julie Wightman Weatherford says Will would love this; he has wall space that needs flooded with well wishes!
Kindred Hospital, Room 403
Will Weatherford
1920 High Street
Denver, CO 80218

RG Republicans to meet Thursday
DEL NORTE— The Rio Grande Republican Committee will meet Thursday, May 4 at 7 p.m. at Del Norte Masonic Hall, 598 Spruce St.

RG Dems meeting Tuesday
MONTE VISTA—The Rio Grande County Democrats will meet on Tuesday, May 9 beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the Carnegie Public Library-Monte Vista in the downstairs meeting room. United States Senator Michael Bennet will join by phone for a Table Talk Town Hall. For more information, please contact Jesse Guerrero at 719-588-8255 or sign up for updates by emailing [email protected]