Position: Times Editor

Cortez plans July Fourth fireworks show; Farmington July 3

Folks who want to see fireworks this year will have to hit the highway for a roadtrip. Vallecito, Bayfield, Durango, Pagosa Springs, Mancos, and Silverton have postponed their shows this year,...

DATE: June 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Ozfest set for this weekend

OzFest is coming for the second time to Bayfield to raise money for families battling pediatric cancer. Last year's event benefited Ozzie Goldman and is growing to help more families this year,...

DATE: June 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Local agencies assist in 416 Fire

As wildfires rage in nearby communities, what does that mean for the Upper Pine and Los Pinos fire districts? "We're OK," said Tom Aurnhammer, chief of Los Pinos Fire Protection District. "We're a...

DATE: June 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield marijuana sales will go before voters

Bayfield voters will decide in November on the issue of selling marijuana in town limits. The town board is set to hear staff recommendations on June 24 on what items should be covered in an...

DATE: June 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Four fires burning on tribal lands

More than 100 firefighters are fighting four fires burning Tuesday on the Southern Ute Reservation, which they believe was started by a lightning storm on Monday afternoon. The largest, the...

DATE: June 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Historic tie quilt returns to Bayfield

A 68-year-old quilt that was made in Bayfield in 1950 has returned home again. Members of the Pine River Valley Heritage Society are thrilled that an old tie quilt they believe was made here in...

DATE: May 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield honors fallen at new veterans memorial

Honoring the many killed in action across the nation and from the Pine River Valley, American Legion Post 143 hosted its first Memorial Day services on Monday at the new veterans memorial in the...

DATE: May 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Ignacio High School graduates proud Bobcats

Forty-seven beaming graduates crossed the stage on the Ignacio High School football field on Saturday to get their long-awaited diplomas. IHS teacher Tyson Wood, who gave the commencement address,...

DATE: May 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Marijuana sales in Bayfield?

Sales of retail marijuana in Bayfield could bring in between $100,000 and $200,000 in extra tax revenues, with about $24,000 to $100,000 in increased costs for the town. Students from Fort Lewis...

DATE: May 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield author releases second children's book

Bayfield author Brooke Smith has published her second children's book, The Mango Tree. "Kids are loving it," she said. "And their parents and teachers. I'm getting some really great feedback."...

DATE: May 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield Middle School students apologize for article in school newspaper

Two student journalists at Bayfield Middle School apologized for an article that was published in the student newspaper in January, and they thanked community members for presenting their concerns....

DATE: May 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

BHS graduates championship class

Sending off a state-champion class in style, Bayfield High School graduated 84 members of the class of 2018 on Sunday. In addition to Colorado championships in football, poms, basketball, boys...

DATE: May 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: News