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Basketball camp starts tomorrow at BHS The Bayfield High School girls are hosting a coed skills camp for basketball players in first through eighth grades. The camp runs tomorrow and Saturday, July...

DATE: July 10, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Colorado Forest Service offers tips for watering trees

BROOMFIELD, Colo. - Despite heavy rains over parts of Colorado in recent months, persistent drought conditions have parched the soil over much of the state, stressing even irrigated lawns and urban...

DATE: July 10, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Art, events 'exploding' next weekend

What started as an idea for a simple gallery walk exploded into a plethora of vendors, family events, live music and more next Saturday, July 19, in Gem Village. So "Off the Beaten Path - an...

DATE: July 10, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Times opinion poll for June

Total votes - 66 Shop at Roots Natural Foods in Ignacio - 8% Shop in Bayfield - 12% Shop in Durango - 27% Shop in Farmington - 11% I didn't shop there anyway - 38% Eat more at The Patio - 5% Vote...

DATE: July 10, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield booms for star-spangled 4th

Large crowds gathered in downtown Bayfield last Friday for Independence Day festivities. Many started the day off at the Lions Club annual pancake breakfast, enough that the Lions ran out of food...

DATE: July 10, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield seeks way to crack down on late utility payers

A small group of Bayfield utility customers habitually pay late, costing significant staff time to get them to pay, town trustees were advised on July 1. Staff members want to speed up the process...

DATE: July 10, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Ignacio needs planner, trustees say

Ignacio town trustees want to hire a professional planner instead of having that as part of the town manager's duties. It took them three votes to enact that consensus at their July 2 meeting,...

DATE: July 10, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Lightning causes 5-acre fire near Piedra River

A helicopter and ground crew were working Thursday afternoon on the KV Fire about one and a half miles north of U.S. Highway 160 up the First Fork Road in the San Juan National Forest. The...

DATE: July 10, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

National Weather Service issues flash flood watch

The National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch Tuesday afternoon that is in effect until Friday. Rain has been reported in Vallecito and Ignacio, but none had fallen in Bayfield as of 4...

DATE: July 8, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Independent voters deserve voice in Colorado primary elections

Last month, approximately 64 percent of "active" registered Colorado voters received primary election ballots. Although I am "active", I did not receive a ballot.  As one of the 35 percent of...

DATE: July 2, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Senior Center lunch menus

The Pine River Senior Center is open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesdays (BYO lunch), Wednesdays, and Fridays (except July 4). Hot lunch is served at noon on Wednesdays and Fridays. Call 884-5415 by...

DATE: July 2, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Local food, dead trees, horse activities = economic development?

Locally grown food, wood salvage products, and horse-related activities were primary discussion items in the second brainstorming session last week on Bayfield business development and retention....

DATE: July 2, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

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