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Pagosa man dies in motorcycle crash

John D. Graham, 65, of Pagosa Springs died at the scene of an April 12 motorcycle crash on Highway 160 between Bayfield and Pagosa in Archuleta County. The crash happened at 3:52 p.m. According to...

DATE: April 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Tribe-county-BIA sign road agreement

La Plata County, the Southern Ute Indian Tribe and U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs have signed a historic agreement granting the county right-of-way to all roads on tribal land, covering 75 miles of...

DATE: April 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

BMS teacher named Role Model Champion

By Carole McWilliams Times Senior Staff Writer Bayfield Middle School Spanish teacher Paloma Morales was named as this year's Adult Role Model Champion for Bayfield at the April 22 town board...

DATE: April 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield town trustees want to try again for sales tax increase

Bayfield town trustees expressed a unanimous sentiment Tuesday night to try again in November for voter approval of a sales tax increase to pay for street maintenance and related projects. The...

DATE: April 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Lester G. Truby

Bayfield resident Lester G. Truby died Tuesday April 15, 2014, after a short illness. He was 91. Mr. Truby was born to Lester and Ethel Truby of Denver on March 1, 1923. After graduating from East...

DATE: April 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Work to proceed on Highway 160 access plan

Bayfield town trustees agreed Tuesday evening to proceed with phase 2 of a highway corridor study in partnership with La Plata County and Colorado Department of Transportation. Phase 2 is an Access...

DATE: April 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Casino to host annual Money Booth for non-profits

Fifteen non-profit organizations from La Plata, Archuleta and San Juan Counties will compete for their share of more than $20,000 on Thursday, May 15 at Sky Ute Casino Resort in the 15th annual...

DATE: April 18, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

5 running for 2 seats on Upper Pine Fire board

Two incumbents and three challengers are running for two seats on the Upper Pine Fire District board of directors. The election is May 6, with voting at the district administration building, at 515...

DATE: April 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Upper Pine investigates Forest Lakes house fire

Upper Pine Fire officials this week were investigating the cause of a Monday fire in a Forest Lakes home. The fire reported around 8:30 p.m. Monday. The fire was between a vaulted ceiling and the...

DATE: April 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Calendar of Events

SATURDAY, APRIL 19 Bayfield Easter Egg 5K, 10 a.m. at Pine River Senior Center. Bayfield Spring Festival, noon at Joe Stephenson Memorial Park. Free hot dogs and drinks, bouncy house, Easter egg...

DATE: April 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

CPW holding meeting for comments on mule deer

Colorado Parks and Wildlife, in coordination an independent facilitator, is holding a series of seven public meetings across the state to receive feedback on a Colorado West Slope Mule Deer...

DATE: April 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

VALLEY IN BRIEF

County commission to review marijuana regulations at Tuesday meeting The La Plata County Commissioners will discuss proposed licensing and land use regulations for medical and retail marijuana...

DATE: April 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: News