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Legislative panel approves ‘red flag’ gun bill after fierce testimony from both sides

DENVER – A Colorado legislative panel gave initial approval to a controversial “red flag” bill that allows courts to seize firearms from people considered to be a threat to themselves and others....

DATE: Feb. 22, 2019 | UPDATED: 14 hours 16 minutes ago | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield’s Foutz, Westbrook advance to state wrestling semifinals

Two area wrestlers will be competing in the semifinals on Friday night at the Colorado High School Activities Association’s state wrestling tournament at the Pepsi Center in Denver. Bayfield High...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2019 | UPDATED: 14 hours 15 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Sports

Barbara McLachlan to seek re-election in 2020

Rep. Barbara McLachlan, a Democrat from Durango, will run for re-election in 2020, according to an affidavit submitted last month to the Colorado Secretary of State. McLachlan, a retired teacher,...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2019 | UPDATED: 21 hours 52 minutes ago | CATEGORY: News

Storm expected to move out of region by midnight; until then, more snow

Good morning, and welcome to another day in a winter wonderland. About 6 inches of snow fell Thursday night and this morning in Durango, snarling traffic across the region and providing the impetus...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2019 | UPDATED: 19 hours 37 minutes ago | CATEGORY: News

Colorado House hears of testimonty on ‘red flag’ gun bill

DENVER – Colorado lawmakers were poised to give initial approval late Thursday night to a bill that would allow law enforcement officers to seize guns from people considered to be a threat to...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2019 | UPDATED: 19 hours 47 minutes ago | CATEGORY: News

King II coal mine could be extended by 20 years

Members of the public may now comment on an environmental analysis that seeks to assess the potential impacts of expanding operations of GCC Energy’s King II coal mine near Hesperus for at least...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

Tree grafting workshop March 9 at library

Join the Montezuma Orchard Restoration Project in learning the valuable skill of tree grafting and take home four heritage apple trees (grafted by you) at the Pine River Library from 10 a.m. to...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

Durango, Bayfield school districts cancel Friday classes

Good evening, Southwest Colorado, and welcome to the 62nd day of winter. We’ll keep this story updated with cancellations, road conditions and weather forecasts. Here’s what you need to know as of...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2019 | UPDATED: 1 day 14 hours ago | CATEGORY: News

The Zen Cowboy rides into Bayfield

The Zen Cowboy, a new spiritual center at 498 S. Church St. in Bayfield, transforms into The Church of Dunisha for Sunday gatherings. Attendees take their shoes off at the front door and fold-out...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

Billy Goat Saloon logo has reached celebrity status

The Billy Goat Saloon logo is the other unofficial Bayfield uniform, second to purple and gold Wolverines gear. “Its punk rock meets backwoods,” said Laura Boyher, who has been a Bayfield...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: News

Ignacio boys basketball has rocky district tournament road

A little more than a century ago, poet Robert Frost composed “The Road Not Taken,” a work ending with: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I— I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: Sports

Bayfield Chamber looks to grow with the community

Bayfield is growing fast, and with it, the board members of the Bayfield Chamber of Commerce are hoping to expand the town’s business organization as well. “We’re trying to constantly think of...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2019 | UPDATED: 1 day 14 hours ago | CATEGORY: News

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