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SATURDAY, JAN. 3 King Ditch annual meeting, 1 p.m. Oxford Grange Hall. TUESDAY, JAN.6 Bayfield Town Board, 7 p.m., Town Hall. Wednesday, Jan. 7 23rd annual Southwest Business Forum sponsored by...

DATE: Jan. 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: News

VALLEY IN BRIEF

Forest supervisor to address horsemen The Four Corners Back Country Horsemen will hold their monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 8 at the La Plata County Fairgrounds in Durango. The new...

DATE: Jan. 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: News

Fire burns 2nd story of Bayfield home

Upper Pine firefighters were busy with two fires in short succession Sunday morning. The second fire caused major damage to a house near Bayfield Elementary School. Upper Pine Fire Marshal Tom...

DATE: Jan. 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: News

Lucky girl wins BIG stocking

DATE: Jan. 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: News

CDOT promoting winter driving safety

Winter arrived with a vengeance last week for a white Christmas, and more snow arrived this week as well. "We want to remind motorists that now is the time to prepare their vehicles for winter...

DATE: Jan. 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: News

United Blood Service

United Blood Services will hold area mobile blood drives through Jan. 31. Please call 877-UBS-HERO to schedule an appointment, or go to www.BloodHero.com. For more information, call (888) 804-9913....

DATE: Jan. 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: News

Fishbone performing at Sky Ute

Fishbone, a ska-punk band that influenced rock music in the late 1980s, performs Saturday, Jan. 17 at Sky Ute Casino Resort. The group formed in 1979 in Los Angeles and plays a fusion of music that...

DATE: Jan. 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: News

Ready to ride

Considering Luke Mackey started riding horses when he was a few months old, it's probably not too surprising he's a national competitor in riding mini bulls at the age of 8. He will travel to...

DATE: Jan. 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: News

Business forum set for Wednesday

Wells Fargo Bank and Fort Lewis College will present the 23rd annual Southwest Business Forum from 8 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, Jan. 7 at the Community Concert Hall. Experts will make...

DATE: Jan. 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: News

Ignacio Town Hall tree called hazard

The spruce tree in front of Ignacio Town Hall, currently adorned with holiday lights, might have to come down. Soon. In his staff report for the Dec. 17 town board meeting, Public Works Director...

DATE: Dec. 25, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Aspen Club members provide food, gifts for local families

Members of the Florida Aspen Club gathered on Dec. 18 for their annual ritual of wrapping gifts and packing food boxes for several local needy families. The wrapping and packing at Pine Valley...

DATE: Dec. 25, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Ignacio FFA kids aid families

Ignacio High School Future Farmers of America members descended on WalMart on Dec. 10 to buy presents for some needy local kids. They wrapped presents on Dec. 12. FFA sponsor Brandon Hatter said,...

DATE: Dec. 25, 2014 | CATEGORY: News