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State education department holds meeting in Ignacio

About 30 educators, administrators and parents gathered Monday afternoon in Ignacio with the Colorado Department of Education to discuss ways to attract young people to work in education. The...

DATE: Aug. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

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Economic Alliance helps Ignacio Community Library pay for Internet

High-speed Internet access throughout La Plata County is one of the goals of the La Plata County Economic Development Alliance. So helping a local library provide that access to its users was an...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

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Five years of sharing, organizing

To celebrate almost five years of existence, along with a one-year anniversary of being an independent non-profit organization, Pine River Shares decided it was time to throw a party. On Sunday,...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

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These pigs don't need lipstick; they're already fair worthy

For many youth, the La Plata County Fair is the culmination of six months to a year of work in raising their animal, then offering it for sale at the livestock auction or after the fair. For the...

DATE: Aug. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

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Residents protest closure of Motor Vehicle office in Bayfield

Many residents of Bayfield and Ignacio are not happy the county clerk's Bayfield Motor Vehicle branch office is closing and are circulating petitions to keep it open. "It's disappointing," said...

DATE: Aug. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

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Bank of Colorado opens high-tech ATM in Bayfield

Need to chat with a bank teller early in the morning or on a Saturday? Bank of Colorado has a new automatic teller machine for that, and the newest one is now in Bayfield. At a grand opening on...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

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Ignacio celebrates 117th annual Fiesta

Parade floats, candy and smoked brisket fueled the tradition of family fun at the San Ignacio Fiesta on Saturday. "Fiesta is about bringing lots of different people together," said Selina Gallero,...

DATE: July 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

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Sacred Space opens in Bayfield

Sacred Space, "a place of love, light and grace" opened this summer in downtown Bayfield. Owner Crystal Andasola has run the business for 13 years and has been conducting spiritual readings for...

DATE: July 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

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Don't worry, it's not loaded

The Pine River Heritage Museum has received an explosive gift. Well, not really. It's actually empty. Monica Smith found the World War II-era bomb when she was cleaning up her 17-acre property this...

DATE: July 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

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Friends, family of Dylan Redwine relieved that father arrested in connection with his death

Elaine Hatfield Hall, the mother of Dylan Redwine, is tired, happy, confused and missing her son. "It's been a long day," Hall said Saturday afternoon, hours after she had learned about the arrest...

DATE: July 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

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Ignacio starts branding effort

Signs and images can be a way to get around an unfamiliar place...or they can be more. A brand and logo "can help you tell your story as a community," consultant Kristin Cypher told participants in...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

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Pine River competes in state Little League

While they played hard, the Pine River All Stars' run at the Colorado Little League tournament in Grand Junction came to an end after two games. The All Stars lost to the Academy of Colorado...

DATE: July 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports