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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

Challengers defeated in Forest Lakes election

Forest Lakes residents chose to stick with the incumbents in its most recent election for the neighborhood's metro district after a few contentious months leading up to this week's vote. Three...

DATE: May 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

La Plata Electric Association elects board members

IGNACIO - Britt Bassett, Kohler McInnis and Kirsten Skeehan were elected to the La Plata Electric Association board Saturday. It was a highly visible election that focused largely on how...

DATE: May 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Ignacio student Isaac Jordan wins state science fair

It was sometimes tough to find a place at the dining room table from Thanksgiving to March in the Jordan house near Ignacio. Isaac Jordan, 17, often had it staked out working on his science fair...

DATE: May 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Hands-on learning

Yes, touch it, ask questions, and learn how it works. That's part of the hands-on science experience that University of Colorado Boulder and Fort Lewis College faculty are taking on the road,...

DATE: May 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Ignacio honors retiring teachers

DATE: May 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield business owner deported to Honduras

Edin Ramos, a Bayfield business owner who has been held in an Immigration and Custom Enforcement detention center in Aurora since February, has been deported to his home country, Honduras. Ramos,...

DATE: May 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Parents present concerns at school board meeting

Jake Rodstrom, father of a kindergarten student at Bayfield Primary School, said when his son acted up at home earlier this year, his mother told him to calm down. The boy sat down, crossed his...

DATE: May 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

LPEA annual meeting set for May 12

"The Heart of Your Power" is the theme for the La Plata Electric Association Annual Meeting, Saturday, May 12 at the Sky Ute Casino and Resort Event Center, Ignacio. Results of board of director...

DATE: May 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: News