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Lanning claims state title, 3A record in high jump

Jordan Lanning soared to a Class 3A state track and field championships meet record, while the Bayfield boys leaped into title contention after the first day of competition in Lakewood. Lanning, a...

DATE: May 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Majority of southwest Colorado under fire watch on Thursday

A majority of southwest Colorado will be under a fire weather watch from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday. The National Weather Service issued the watch due to a low pressure storm that will bring dry...

DATE: May 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Music Corner by the Bay holds spring recital

Music Corner by the Bay hosted its annual spring recital on May 3 at the Bayfield Lions Hall, with performances by piano, voice and guitar students, as well as a small glee choir. Susan Bailey, the...

DATE: May 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield Yard Sale Day is June 2

Bayfield Yard Sale day, always held on the first Saturday in June, falls this year on Saturday, June 2. The annual event is coordinated by the Bayfield Area Chamber of Commerce. Community Banks of...

DATE: May 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Growing a theater program

The genie will be let out of the bottle when Ignacio High School presents Aladdin on Saturday and Monday. The production is a step in what she hopes will become a growing theater program in...

DATE: May 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield girls stopped in Colorado Springs

Ably bringing the fight to Pirate Heights, particularly intense during the final 25 minutes of play, the Bayfield Wolverines were unable to advance from out of the Class 3A Girls' Soccer State...

DATE: May 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Lake Nighthorse dedication honors years of hard work

Officials gathered Monday to celebrate the opening of Lake Nighthorse and the 50 years of work behind the reservoir that sits in Ridges Basin, southwest of downtown Durango. "My heart is full...

DATE: May 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Water, land use code top concerns at commission meeting in Ignacio

The county land use code was the primary topic at the county commissioners' "on the road" meeting Monday night in Ignacio. Revisions to the county code are basically on hold as the county's 12...

DATE: May 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

In recount, Tim Wheeler wins LPEA seat

Tim Wheeler has defeated Karen Barger for the District 4 seat on the La Plata Electric Association board of directors by 17 votes. The results were announced Monday after a recount process that...

DATE: May 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Colorado Public Lands Day is May 19

Colorado Parks and Wildlife, along with partners from federal, local and state agencies, are all celebrating Colorado Public Lands Day on Saturday, May 19. Free events, stewardship projects and...

DATE: May 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield's first Block Party of the year kicks off Thursday

The third annual Bayfield Block Parties will begin at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 17 and is free to the public. This event is sponsored by the Bayfield Chamber of Commerce with support from the Town...

DATE: May 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Forest Lakes Subdivision undergoes emergency fire evacuation drill

Residents of the Forest Lakes Subdivision in Bayfield underwent an unannounced fire evacuation early Saturday morning. The Upper Pine River Fire Protection District, in conjunction with Forest...

DATE: May 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: News