Position: Times Editor

Marshal honors Bayfield deputies for outstanding service

At Friday's law enforcement dinner, Bayfield Marshal Joe McIntyre thanked his staff members, noting each of them in a commendation. Chris Choate, the former Bayfield marshal, now works for the...

DATE: May 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Hands-on learning

Yes, touch it, ask questions, and learn how it works. That's part of the hands-on science experience that University of Colorado Boulder and Fort Lewis College faculty are taking on the road,...

DATE: May 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Parents present concerns at school board meeting

Jake Rodstrom, father of a kindergarten student at Bayfield Primary School, said when his son acted up at home earlier this year, his mother told him to calm down. The boy sat down, crossed his...

DATE: May 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Musical trifecta

Having not just one or two, but four musicians from Bayfield High School qualify for state music festivals is one thing. Having them qualify in all three disciplines: choir, band, and for the first...

DATE: May 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

BHS Knowledge Bowl competes in Chicago

Taking 57th overall out of 96 teams, and 28th in the "Very Small School" category, the Bayfield High School Knowledge Bowl team members are pleased with their national performance in Chicago. Four...

DATE: May 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield schools planning big moving day

Moving day is coming to the Bayfield School District. Bayfield Elementary School's last day of school is May 18, a week earlier than students at the middle school and high school. All rooms have to...

DATE: April 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

State champ

Dylan Burress won the state cabinetmaking title Friday at the Colorado Skills USA competition in Colorado Springs, proving that state championships at Bayfield High School aren't just for the...

DATE: April 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Assisted living facility expanding

Evenings Porch Assisted Living is adding two more residential units to its facility on U.S. Highway 160 in Bayfield. The new addition includes an office and living area and will have elevator...

DATE: April 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Supporting education for life

In its third year of existence, the Bayfield Education Foundation wants to find innovative ways to support education in Bayfield. That includes helping pay for school trips, funding scholarships,...

DATE: April 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Cattlemen honor Christi Zeller

Hoping for more water and higher commodity prices, members of the La Plata Archuleta Cattlemen gathered on Saturday night for their annual banquet and to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the...

DATE: April 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Meth use flat, heroin and opioid use increasing in La Plata County

When Chris Choate joined the Southwest Drug Task Force in 2012, one of the primary issues faced by task force members was meth production in the La Plata County. Now, most of the meth sold here...

DATE: April 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: News

Performance group holding spring showcase on Saturday

La PLata County Independent Youth Performing Arts competed March 24 at the Manzano Winterguard Invitational in Albuquerque. Several groups in LPCIYPA placed in competition at the annual event. The...

DATE: April 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: News