Head Start abruptly closes in Ignacio

The Head Start program in Ignacio unexpectedly closed on Tuesday, leaving about 95 families scrambling to find daycare and other services for their children. Head Start is one of six programs...

DATE: Oct. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Update: BMS student told classmates he had a bomb

A student at Bayfield Middle School had brought a spool of wire and a nine-volt battery to school for the past week and was calling it a bomb. He told students on Thursday that if they told anyone...

DATE: Oct. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

3 candidates running for 2 school board seats in Bayfield

A dozen residents showed up Wednesday night for a forum for three candidates running for two open seats on the Bayfield School Board. Peggy Whiteman has three grown sons. She has worked as a...

DATE: Oct. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Ignacio School District discusses arming staff with guns

Ignacio School District aims to ramp up school security after the enactment of the Claire Davis School Safety Act in June. A passionate group of more than 30 community members attended the Ignacio...

DATE: Oct. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Pascale pumps up BHS on Senior Night

Sure, she had a cumbersome brace shrouding much of her left leg. But what mattered most to spectators was that Jade Pascale was also wearing her uniform. With no other choice but to remain on the...

DATE: Oct. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

A day for celebrating indigenous people

Fort Lewis College is hosting several events today, Oct. 9, to celebrate Real Histories of America on Indigenous Peoples' Day. According to organizers: "The Real History of the Americas takes a...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Lions Club conducting vision screenings

The Bayfield Lions Club is conducting its annual Kidsight eye tests. The screenings detect vision problems in children which can be treated if diagnosed early. The screener is a Plusoptix, which...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Truck driver hits power pole in Bayfield, leaves scene

A Denver truck driver who allegedly hit a power pole on Commerce Drive Thursday in Bayfield, then drove away, was stopped by the Colorado State Patrol on his way to Pagosa Springs. The driver,...

DATE: Oct. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield's powerful defense heads to Montezuma-Cortez

The punishing defense of the Bayfield High School football team will take its show on the road Saturday at Montezuma-Cortez. Fresh off a 40-0 win at Gunnison in the 2A Intermountain League opener,...

DATE: Oct. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Veterans Memorial nearly complete

In September, American Legion post members finished placing the granite and tops on the new Veterans Memorial at the Pine River Cemetery. About 25 paving bricks are left to be placed on the sides...

DATE: Oct. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield 6-year-old has own stock business

There's no need to ask Tenley Haddon what she wants to be when she grows up. She already is. Not grown up - at 6 years old she's still very much a kid - but she also is a full-fledged rodeo stock...

DATE: Oct. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Cowboy culture, humor part of this weekend's Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering

Spectacular autumn foliage in the mountains, beautiful fall temperatures and cattle drives all signal it's time to for the 29th annual Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering. The Oct. 5-8 event celebrates...

DATE: Oct. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

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