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Medical clinic providing primary care only

Mercy Family Medicine (MFM) is pleased to serve the residents of Bayfield and surrounding areas.  Please be aware that the ONLY services currently available at the Mercy Family Medicine clinic in...

DATE: June 26, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Property tax exemption available for senior citizens, disabled veterans

A property tax exemption is available for the tax year 2014, affecting taxes payable in 2015 for qualifying seniors, the surviving spouses of seniors who previously qualified, and for disabled...

DATE: June 19, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Four Corners Veterans Stand Down set for Nov. 15, volunteers needed

The Archuleta County Veterans For Veterans, along with the Disabled American Veterans, Volunteers of America, Red Cross, Veterans Administration and County veterans service officers from Archuleta,...

DATE: June 19, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Let's return to constitutional governance!

As our Republic continues to slip away from its original intention and we lose our liberties each day, is it a good solution to stick to party politics.to continue voting for the lesser of two...

DATE: June 19, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

BHS Knowledge Bowl thanks supporters

Bayfield High School Knowledge Bowl would like to sincerely thank the following businesses and individuals for their donations. The team members really appreciate the help these people gave us in...

DATE: June 12, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Please help our friends who need our help

Tomorrow night is a fundraiser for my good friend Bob Cooper, whose lung cancer has unfortunately returned. Talk about an unwelcome houseguest! Bob and his wife, Sandy, are among the many people...

DATE: June 12, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

PTSA selling school supply kits

To the parents of all upcoming kindergarten and 1st grade students: The Bayfield Parent Teacher Student Association has been working with the BEPS teachers to provide you with supply kits for the...

DATE: June 5, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Memorial Day service was lovely in Allison

The Allison, Tiffany, Arboles and surrounding communities assembled at the Allison-Tiffany Cemetery on May 26 for a Memorial Day ceremony honoring our loved ones, veterans and peace for everyone....

DATE: June 5, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

League of Women Voters releases views on federal agriculture policies

To the editor: Earlier this year the League of Women Voters of La Plata County, along with 242 other state and local LWVs, participated in an update of our national LWV position on agriculture,...

DATE: June 5, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Primary ballots coming in mail next week

Dear La Plata County Electors, It's Election Season again! The Colorado Primary Election is on June 24, 2014. If you are affiliated with the American Constitution, Democratic, or Republican Party...

DATE: May 29, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Fire auxiliary thanks casino, tribe

The Upper Pine River Fire Auxiliary would like to extend its deep appreciation to the Southern Ute Indian Tribe and Sky Ute Casino Resort for the opportunity to participate in the 15th annual...

DATE: May 29, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Meeting set on Lake Nighthorse recreation

We at the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation would like to provide an update to the community regarding recreation at Lake Nighthorse, as part of the Animas-La Plata Project.  Currently, we are working...

DATE: May 29, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion