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Upper Pine Fire District wins financial reporting award

The Upper Pine River Fire Protection District has received a certificate of achievement for excellence in financial reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States...

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Adios, Ignacio Junior High

The old Ignacio Junior High School, except for the gym, is undergoing demolition this week. It will become part of the renovated Ignacio High School. IHS is the last school to be constructed as...

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

BHS girls survive first Southwestern test

Sonja Fleming, perhaps more than anyone else, certainly didn't think her goal would be enough. "No, not at all!" exclaimed the Bayfield senior midfielder, with a relieved laugh. Especially not on...

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

4 locals arrested in $450,000 methamphetamine bust

Four Bayfield area residents were among 14 people arrested over the last 45 days as part of an ongoing methamphetamine investigation by the Southwest Drug Task Force and the federal Drug...

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

4 vie for seats on Bayfield Town Board

Four people are competing for three seats on the Bayfield Town Board. The election is April 1, with voting at town hall. Candidates are incumbent Michelle Nelson and newcomers Matthew Salka, J.J....

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Ignacio manager pushing workforce housing progress

"I think we're gaining momentum," Ignacio Town Manager Lee San Miguel told town trustees on March 11 about the on-going effort to address the shortage of workforce housing. He reported he's been...

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Lenora Mary Martinez

Lenora Mary Martinez, 81, died Friday, March 14, 2014, at home in Ignacio. Visitation was at Hood Mortuary on Monday, March 17, 2014, followed by a Rosary. A funeral was held at 10 a.m. Tuesday,...

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Local donates $3,000 to food backpack program

A local woman has made an anonymous $3,000 gift to the local backpack programs that sends food home with students on weekends. But there's a catch. It has to be matched by local gifts by April 1....

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Bayberry Jam set for June 21

The Bayfield Association for the Advancement of Music, a.k.a. BAAM, is proud to announce the second annual fundraiser "Bayberry Jam"! This event will be held on June 21 from noon to 6 p.m. at Eagle...

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

'Third' the word for 'Cats at state

PUEBLO-For one weekend each March, Pueblo becomes the City of Champions when the three-day CHSAA State Basketball Tournament and all its competing squads roll into town. "It's.a great feeling,"...

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Controlled burns planned at Sauls Creek

Starting next week, the Columbine Ranger District plans to burn up to 1,500 acres in the Sauls Creek area of the San Juan National Forest, about three miles southeast of Bayfield. Burning could...

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Woman honored by CDOT thanks others who stopped

I appreciate the accolades in the article that was published March 14, 2014 "Bayfield Residents Honored For Heroics." Scott Key's actions that day were truly valiant. I would however, like to...

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: News