Vallecito reader misses McWilliams' insightful, accurate coverage

I miss Carole. She was a big part of my enjoyment of the Pine River Times. I miss her insightful and accurate reporting on local items; I miss her lovely photographs; I miss her humor; I miss her...

DATE: April 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Hesperus resident running for LPEA board

Dear fellow La Plata County residents: My name is Kim Martin and I am running for the position of District 2 representative to the LPEA Board of Directors. My husband and I have lived in Marvel for...

DATE: April 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Ignacio 9Health Fair thanks volunteers, donors for help and participation

Thanks to all of the volunteers who helped at the Ignacio 9Health Fair on April 22. For those of you who gave up a Saturday morning, we were able to serve 200 people who took ownership in their...

DATE: April 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Bayfield Lions Club Foundation appreciates banquet support

The Bayfield Lions Club would like to thank everyone who supported the annual Foundation Banquet and Auction. The many merchants and craftspeople who donated items for the auction were even more...

DATE: April 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Opinion

9Health Fair is May 6 in Bayfield

The Bayfield 9Health Fair is Saturday, May 6, from 7 to 11:30 a.m. at the Bayfield Elementary School. If you would like to register online, go to www.9HealthFair.org/FindAFair, select a location...

DATE: April 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Support Unger for LPEA District 4

Whether you care about local job creation, more local control of energy, or climate change, your vote in the LPEA election matters. In District 4 we have a highly competent and forward-thinking...

DATE: April 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Bayfield preschool thanks Cowboy Luau supporters

Bayfield Early Education Programs would like to extend a sincere thank you to the Bayfield community for everyone's overwhelming support of our programs and preschool. The recent Cowboy Luau netted...

DATE: April 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Carole is a jewel of a writer

Were one to need them, I would trust Carole McWilliams' notes on a meeting more than the official minutes. They are almost verbatim. Carole, you are a jewel of a writer. Your thoughts on the...

DATE: April 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Health official appreciates McWilliams

I have "been reported on" by Carole McWilliams in several positions I have held in the community including my current one and have the great pleasure of seeing Carole report accurately and fairly. ...

DATE: April 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Opinion

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Support progressives for La Plata Electric board

I'm writing to encourage readers to look for their La Plata Electric Association ballots coming in the mail around April 17. We are lucky to live in an area served by an electric co-operative with...

DATE: April 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Wheeling is knowledgeable renewable energy advocate

Ballots for LPEA's annual election will be coming to members by about April 15. Joe Wheeling, incumbent director for District 4, is seeking re-election after serving for nine years on the board....

DATE: April 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Ignacio 9Health Fair is April 22

Mt. Allison Grange is coordinating the Ignacio 9Health Fair again this year. It will be held on April 22 from 7 until 11 a.m. at the Ignacio High School (enter through the east entrance by the...

DATE: April 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Opinion