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Vallecito boat inspections need funding

Boating access at Vallecito and other Colorado lakes might be threatened by state budget issues. Jim Schank from the Vallecito Sporting and Conservation Association told the Times, "There's no...

DATE: March 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield Parkway closed for bridge replacement project

As promised, Bayfield Parkway was closed Monday morning at the two old green bridges. A big trackhoe was ripping up material from the south side of the road and lifting it into a dump truck to be...

DATE: March 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

La Plata County Sheriff's Office investigating shooting near Oxford

A La Plata County man was shot once in the chest Tuesday morning near Oxford in what is being investigated as an attempted homicide northwest of Ignacio. The victim was identified as Michael...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

2nd at state

Competing against 4A and 5A schools and even front-range academies and charter schools, the Bayfield High School Knowledge Bowl team held its own at state competition last week, taking second in 3A...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Fleet feet: Mashak, Heide head BHS boys in Bloomfield

Earning the unofficial "fastest man" honor in the 2017 Bloomfield Quad's short sprints, Bayfield senior Brian Mashak won the 100-meter dash in 11.31 seconds and the 200 in 23.03. If there was such...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

Thespians don togas for 'When in Rome'

A spoiled princess who doesn't want to marry, an evil Roman senator who wants her to wed, and three thieves who try to join the court of the princess combine for this spring's Bayfield High School...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Students displaying artwork at library

Students from Bayfield Middle School and Bayfield High School are displaying their work this month at Pine River Public Library in Bayfield. An artists' reception will be held from 5:30 to 6:30...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

New subdivision starts review process in Bayfield

Several Clover Meadows residents raised concerns to Bayfield planning commissioners Tuesday evening about proposed fill-out development of the subdivision. Traffic and safety of kids walking to the...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Cirk La Putyka comes to Durango March 16

Visual poetry meets physical comedy with a dash of contemporary circus with Cirk La Putyka, as the troupe brings its "Slapstick Sonata" at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 16 at the Community Concert...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Hard way out: Bobcats go 0-2 at State

LOVELAND - Whether they know it or not, all basketball coaches have a little Gene Hackman inside them. And after his players got their first look at the spacious Budweiser Events Center with its...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Hesperus Ski Area reopens after mid-season closure

Hesperus Ski Area, which closed mid-season to conduct lift maintenance, reopened Wednesday. The ski hill 11 miles west of downtown Durango closed Feb. 21 after an unannounced inspection by the...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Ignacio girls finish at state

The Bobcat girls lost their second game at 2A State action Friday morning in Loveland against the Simla Cubs, 47-34. The second loss means the girls are out of the tournament. The Bobcats lost...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: News