News

Lions Club Foundation thanks supporters

The Bayfield Lions Club Foundation would like to thank the community for its support at our banquet and auction on March 22.  The Lions Hall was a sell-out and a good time was had by all.  The...

DATE: April 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

New trustee thanks voters

A big thank you for the people who voted April 1 in the Bayfield town election. I would like to thank the businesses that allowed me to put up flyers: Pine Valley Barber, Momentum 24/7 Fitness,...

DATE: April 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Person who hit cat is a jerk

To whoever ran over our beloved kitty, Puddin, on CR 523 on Sunday April 13 and did not at least have the guts to pick him up off the road and left him there to die like a rotten piece of liver: ...

DATE: April 18, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

BEEP thanks donors to Cowboy Luau

Bayfield Early Education Programs (BEEP) would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to all who attended our recent Cowboy Luau on March 22. We sincerely appreciate all the individuals and donors...

DATE: April 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Upper Pine ballots reaching military voters

I sure wish the Bayfield town clerk and manager would have consulted with the Upper Pine Fire Protection District to learn how to conduct an election.  Upper Pine Fire is taking its upcoming...

DATE: April 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Use marijuana tax money to fund statewide education

I'm curious as to how the State of Colorado reconciles recent school funding cuts with the also-recent increase in revenues from the legalization of marijuana.  According to a recent CBS news...

DATE: April 11, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Times doesn't divide community

Really Brad Devader? Melanie Mazur is divisive? (Times, March 21, 2014) I would hardly call Melanie divisive. She and Carole bring us the local news every week. Mel prints two columnists in the...

DATE: March 28, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Americans with guns are more responsible than government

Do you believe the American government wants its citizens to own guns? How about the United Nations, do they want the American people armed? The government and the national media are always trying...

DATE: March 28, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Love July 4? Then vote.

Bayfielders love the Fourth of July. We turn out in our red, white, and blue outfits and our red, white, and blue Mardi Gras beads. We take great pride in our patriotic celebration. But there's...

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Times editor is delusional

I guess the editor sure told me. ("You write it, we'll print it" Times, March 7.) Must have hit a nerve. I'll let the ridiculousness of the "you write it, we'll print it", stand on its own, as it...

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Way to go, Times staff

Congratulations to the Pine River Times for your Colorado Press award! I say you have the best small-town news coverage anywhere. Props to Melanie, Carole and Denise! Julie Westendorff Durango

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion

Cabin Fever organizers thank supporters

The Pine River Heritage Society Museum would like to thank everyone who helped to make the Cabin Fever fundraiser a success. This event was held at the old Middle School Gym on Friday, March 7. Ron...

DATE: March 13, 2014 | CATEGORY: Opinion