Young at heart

Velma Carlson turned 91 on May 15 and is still walking around the track at the Cortez Recreation Center, where she has logged over 5,750 miles. She’s walking with one of her sons, Steve, visiting from Seattle. Her other son is local dentist Ken Carlson. Enlargephoto

Sam Green/Cortez Journal

Velma Carlson turned 91 on May 15 and is still walking around the track at the Cortez Recreation Center, where she has logged over 5,750 miles. She’s walking with one of her sons, Steve, visiting from Seattle. Her other son is local dentist Ken Carlson.