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Downtown dogs are driving neighbors crazy

I'd like to alert residents of downtown Bayfield that there is a movement afoot to take back our neighborhood from barking dogs and inconsiderate neighbors. This morning (Tuesday, July 22) I was...

DATE: July 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

McLachlan protects citizens and gun rights

Being an effective elected official requires strong leadership. I am proud of our state representative for standing up against violence in Colorado by supporting background checks for all gun...

DATE: July 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Rotary thanks beer garden supporters

Pine River Centennial Rotary Club had another successful beer garden on July 4. Big thanks to the guys at Southwest Ag for yet again supplying the tent, not to mention putting it up and taking it...

DATE: July 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Wrestling association holding dinner-dance July 26

The Ignacio Wrestling Association is having a benefit dinner and dance on Saturday, July 26, from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the Spring Creek Hall. We are seeking businesses to help with donations,...

DATE: July 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

BAAM appreciates support of Bayberry Jam

The Bayfield Association for the Advancement of Music would like to thank the Bayfield community for a great turnout and support for our second annual Bayberry Jam Music Festival on June 21. This...

DATE: July 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Baseball team raising funds for state

Pine River Youth Baseball is pleased to announce that our first team has qualified for the Colorado State Little League tournament. The Bayfield 9-10 All Stars will compete in Grand Junction...

DATE: July 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Not all who pay bills late are deadbeats

As I was reading last week's Times, I was amazed at the attitude of the Bayfield town manager and clerk. I guess they believe that if the town changes the "due date" on their utilities, everybody...

DATE: July 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Please join us at Pine River Senior Center

The Pine River Senior Center is a community resource. It's not just for really old people. Unfortunately, that seems to be a fairly common impression. The primary function of the center is to...

DATE: July 10, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

All welcome at 114th San Ignacio Fiesta

We are celebrating our annual San Ignacio Fiesta on the weekend of July 26-27. The San Ignacio Fiesta is an annual community celebration that has been taking place in Ignacio for 114 years and...

DATE: July 10, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Vallecito Fireworks Coalition thanks volunteers, donors

The Vallecito Fireworks Coalition wants to thank the following people and organizations for their support of our recent fireworks display: Mack Coker and his Upper Pine River Fire Protection...

DATE: July 10, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Boys' behavior at parade was sad

Just before the July 4th celebration, I recommended a co-worker to come to Bayfield and enjoy the daytime parade with her 4-year-old daughter, explaining that Bayfield is a child-friendly,...

DATE: July 10, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Bayfield 4th was the best

We would just like to tell the people of Bayfield that your 4th of July is the best! It was amazing! Outstanding! We sat in the park in Bayfield on the 4th and couldn't believe the fireworks show...

DATE: July 10, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion