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Mesa Verde celebrates Wildflower Week on June 4-10

Mesa Verde National Park's staff and volunteers will help visitors view the park's native wildflowers during Wildflower Week, June 4-10, according to a park news release. On Monday, June 5, and...

DATE: June 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Southern Utes honor Memorial Day

DATE: May 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

New Veterans' Memorial dedicated

Members of Bayfield American Legion Post 143 dedicated the new Veterans' Memorial at Pine River Cemetery Saturday morning. They also marked the 50th anniversary of the start of the Vietnam war, in...

DATE: May 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Valley museum shares history of pioneers

Bayfield's future met its past recently when third-graders visited historic sites on a bus tour and stopped at the Pine River Valley Heritage Museum on Mill Street. Along with their teachers, the...

DATE: May 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Class of 2017 leaves its mark in Ignacio

With displays of cultural heritage and cannons of confetti shooting into the air, Ignacio High School's Class of 2017 graduated on Saturday. Forty-five proud graduates crossed the stage on the...

DATE: May 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Invasive species concern limits Vallecito Reservoir access

The Pine River Irrigation District and the Bureau of Reclamation have closed several informal boat-launching sites at Vallecito Reservoir to prevent the introduction of aquatic invasive...

DATE: May 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Veterans Memorial to be dedicated Saturday

Area volunteers and donations have made it possible for a Veterans Memorial to be built at the Pine River Cemetery in Bayfield. Benches and flag poles have been installed, and memory bricks also...

DATE: May 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Chimney Rock hosting Dances of the Ancients

Chimney Rock Interpretive Association will host the first annual Dances of the Ancients event on Saturday, May 27. Two Pueblo dance groups will gather at Chimney Rock to dance in the Great Kiva,...

DATE: May 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

TAKE 10 promotes student movement in schools

Fidgeting kids. Tired kids. Unfocused kids. We've all seen it, or it was us in classrooms when WE were kids. The San Juan Board of Cooperative Services, or BOCES, is in the middle of a two-year...

DATE: May 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Jeff Kuss memorial signs installed on Durango highway

Signs were installed Monday along Colorado Highway 3 to honor Marine Capt. Jeff Kuss, a Durango native who died in a jet crash while practicing with the U.S. Navy Blue Angels. The highway in south...

DATE: May 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

BHS class of 2017 celebrates with Dr. Seuss

Cheerful sunflowers, milk, and warm cookies greeted Bayfield High School seniors for their graduation Sunday afternoon. Dr. Seuss was part of the mix too. Superintendent Troy Zabel received a...

DATE: May 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Gram, Garcia, Cundiff place for Ignacio

Ignacio High School sent three competitors to the Colorado High School Activities Association's Class 2A State Track and Field Championships. Ignacio finished with five points and came in 36th...

DATE: May 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: News