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Bayfield seniors show no surrender in blowout of Montezuma-Cortez

Not even David Hawkins was sure what to do when he found the ball in his hands during the opening drive of the game. With all eyes on him, he ran 30 yards untouched to the end zone to begin a...

DATE: Oct. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Upper Pine Fire sends ambulance for hurricane relief

One ambulance and two crew members from the Upper Pine River Fire Protection District have been deployed to Georgia to help with Hurricane Michael relief. The ambulance crew left Colorado Thursday...

DATE: Oct. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Library board requesting mill levy increase

For the first time since 1999, the Pine River Public Library District is asking voters for a property tax increase. The proposed property tax would raise the district's mill levy from 2.5 mills to...

DATE: Oct. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Unopposed candidates in La Plata County outline accomplishments, goals

Candidates for La Plata County coroner, assessor, surveyor, and clerk and recorder are running unopposed in the November election. The Durango Herald asked unopposed candidates to outline their...

DATE: Oct. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Legalized pot sales in Bayfield?

For the first time since Colorado voters agreed to legalize marijuana sales 2011, Bayfield voters will decide if they want to have marijuana dispensaries in town limits. The town board has banned...

DATE: Oct. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Delinquent property tax list published in print editions of Herald

Property owners who have forgotten or failed to pay 2018 property taxes may have been in for a surprise when the La Plata County Treasurer's Office published a list of delinquent taxpayers last...

DATE: Oct. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Football championships moving to Pueblo

Just because Bayfield Football had a bye last weekend didn't mean it was a dull weekend. In fact, the Colorado High School Activities Association made quite an announcement impacting not only the...

DATE: Oct. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

State Senate candidates Coram, Unger differ on ballot issues

Wants are many but resources are scarce; it's a division that frequently separates views on public policies. In state Senate District 6, the southwest corner of the state, how far government should...

DATE: Oct. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

KSUT radio station meets $1 million fundraising goal

KSUT, a public radio station based in Ignacio, topped its fundraising goal of collecting $1 million by Sept. 30, a milestone that solidified a matching grant of $1 million from the Southern Ute...

DATE: Oct. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Gun shop moving from Vallecito to Bayfield

Colorado Gun Fighter received approval for use by review from the Bayfield Planning Commission on Tuesday to open a gun shop and modular gun range in Bayfield. "We want the sales tax revenue from...

DATE: Oct. 10, 2018 | UPDATED: 3 days 20 hours ago | CATEGORY: News

New community space opens at ELHI

DATE: Oct. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Ignacio library offering events

Ignacio Community Library has several fall and Halloween events this week. 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 12, Open Art Studio: Come work on art projects with other local artists. 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13,...

DATE: Oct. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: News