Southern Ute reservations starts fire restrictions

Due to the current high temperatures, dry fuel conditions and the occurrence of recent wildland fires, Stage I fire restrictions have been implemented for all trust lands throughout the Southern...

DATE: June 26, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield 4th of July - it's all on the 4th

Bayfield activities all take place on Friday, July 4, while those in Vallecito will shift to the weekend this year. Bayfield's theme this year is "Star Spangled Salute." The fun starts at 7 a.m....

DATE: June 26, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Live music offered Friday nights at Fox Fire Farms

Fox Fire Farms is offering Friday night events this summer, featuring live music, wine, and food ranging from appetizers to salads, sandwiches and wraps. The events run from 6 to 9 p.m. Robby...

DATE: June 26, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Library officials starting survey

As they work on a new strategic plan, the Pine River Library Board of Trustees and the library director have started surveying area residents. "Three years ago, our community said they were ready...

DATE: June 19, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Musicians taking stage for Bayberry Jam tomorrow in Eagle Park

The second annual Bayberry Jam starts at noon tomorrow at Eagle Park in Bayfield and lasts until 6 p.m. The event features local music and supports music education and programs in Bayfield. From...

DATE: June 19, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Primary voters can drop off ballots 24 hours in Durango

La Plata County voters now have a more convenient option to drop off their ballots.  La Plata County Clerk and Recorder's office has installed a secure, 24-hour ballot drop-off box at their office...

DATE: June 12, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

LPEA once again warns customers of identity scam

La Plata Electric Association (LPEA) is once again cautioning its members to not be fooled by any impersonator who is calling customers, claiming to be from UPS and in search of information to...

DATE: June 12, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Judge denies protection order to Elaine Redwine

The mother of Dylan Redwine told a magistrate judge on Wednesday she fears her ex-husband might try to harm her and asked for a permanent civil protection order placed against him, according to 9...

DATE: June 12, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

BOCC to consider pot business fees, land use permitting

The La Plata County Commissioners will consider changes in land use permitting for marijuana businesses at their Tuesday, June 10, planning meeting, which starts at 10 a.m. Right after the...

DATE: June 5, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

CDOT starts biker safety campaign 'Ride Wise'

With summer riding season here, Colorado Department of Transportation is starting a campaign called Ride Wise to encourage motorcyclists - including those with years of experience - to improve...

DATE: June 5, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Wells Group hosting Bayfield Chamber meeting

The Wells Group Bayfield office will host the June meeting of the Bayfield Chamber of Commerce from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday. Chamber business to be discussed includes the upcoming duck race for...

DATE: June 5, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Art show opening at Pine River Valley Bank

Artwork by Melanie Kirkpatrick is currently on display at Pine River Valley Bank in Bayfield and will be shown through July 3. An artist reception will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. Thursday, June 12,...

DATE: June 5, 2014 | CATEGORY: News