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Tiny home, Habitat building on display in 2018 Parade of Homes

In addition to the oohs and aahs heard in the million-dollar dwellings in the 2018 Parade of Homes, there are some interesting options at the other end of the housing spectrum on this year's tour,...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield Heritage Days set for next weekend

Bayfield Heritage Days celebrates the changing of the seasons and the return of area sheep herds from the high country above Lemon Reservoir. All are welcome to two days of events next weekend. ...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Former Bayfield superintendent dies, age 52

Troy Zabel, the former superintendent of the Bayfield School District, died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, surrounded by his family in Hayden. He was 52 years old. Zabel was hired as Bayfield's...

DATE: Sept. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield marijuana sales will be on November ballot

Voters in the town of Bayfield will decide in November if they want to lift the ban on selling medical and recreational marijuana in town limits. It will be the first local vote on the ban. Town...

DATE: Sept. 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Author details disaster in 1918 Minnesota

Fires, illness, conflicts in foreign lands, and distrust of immigrants. Has the United States changed that much between 1918 to 2018? Not really, asserts Curt Brown, the author of "Minnesota 1918:...

DATE: Sept. 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield Primary School open for learning

With the flutter of a purple ribbon, Bayfield Primary School opened Monday night for kindergarten through second-grade students. On Tuesday, approximately 105 kindergartners, 107 first-graders and...

DATE: Aug. 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Town board to finalize ballot measure on marijuana sales

If marijuana sales are approved by Bayfield voters in November, retail operations would pay an annual fee of $3,000 and charge a transaction fee on each sale. That fee hasn't been set yet but would...

DATE: Aug. 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Wolf exhibit opens at Southern Ute Museum

Wolves - both images of them and the live, furry kind - filled the Southern Ute Museum on Aug. 16. Ambassador animals from Wolfwood Refuge attended the opening reception and talk for "Living With...

DATE: Aug. 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Got zucchini?

Zucchini season means it's time to carve, decorate, weigh, slingshot, and yes, even eat, that prolific squash. On Saturday, the Pine River Library held its fourth annual Zucchini Extravaganza, held...

DATE: Aug. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Southern Ute Indian Tribe cuts funding to social services nonprofit

The Southern Ute Indian Tribal Council has told Southern Ute Community Action Programs that it plans to withdraw all support to the organization by Dec. 31. SUCAP operates six social service...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Library district asking for property tax increase

The board of directors of the Pine River Public Library District voted Tuesday night to ask residents in the district to approve a tax increase. The district hasn't asked for a mill levy increase...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Wickman appointed to Bayfield School Board

Having served on the Bayfield School Board for 10 years, including a stint as president of the board, Barbara Wickman was appointed to an open seat on the board on Tuesday night. Wickman was...

DATE: Aug. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: News