Position: Times Editor

Retired fire chaplain, pastor dies

James Newman, the longtime pastor at First Baptist Church of Bayfield, died on Monday. He was a volunteer chaplain for the Upper Pine River Fire Protection District for 20 years, serving both...

DATE: Dec. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

A life-saving gift

Where else can volunteers gather to stop by, see some old friends, and get some snacks? And on Monday, Dec. 11, some donor pins? The United Blood Services drive at Pine River Church in Bayfield....

DATE: Dec. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

BHS cheer wins 3rd at state

What a difference a year makes. Impressing audiences last year with only two cheerleaders performing at the Colorado Spirit championships, this year 15 athletes stepped forward to represent...

DATE: Dec. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield school board passes 2017-18 budget

School funding in Bayfield used to be funded primarily by property taxes. Due to state funding shifts and changes in state laws, about 80 percent of Bayfield's school budget now comes from state...

DATE: Dec. 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

BHS dance wins state championship, cheer takes 3rd

It's the year for state championships in Bayfield. After taking second last year in the 3A poms category at state, the Bayfield dance team was confident 2017 was the year for a Colorado title. At...

DATE: Dec. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

New owners expand Bayberry Market, offer UPS shipping

The new owners of Bayberry Market are bringing new artisans' work to the store and invite customers to stop by for holiday shopping. Sixteen people sell their hand-made goods through the market....

DATE: Dec. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Dance, cheer teams ready to soar and roar

Coming off strong performances in regional competitions, the Bayfield High School dance and cheer teams are heading to the Colorado state spirit championships this weekend in Denver. The dance...

DATE: Dec. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Descendants, community commemorate Pearl Harbor Day

At 8:06 a.m. on Dec. 7, 1941, the USS Arizona was attacked in Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. A powder magazine exploded, nearly ripping the ship in half. On board were three men from Bayfield,: Ralph...

DATE: Dec. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Taste of Christmas fills ELHI

Ignacio's annual town holiday celebration, the Taste of Christmas, took place on Friday, Dec. 1 in the ELHI building. Carriage rides, dances by Los Colores de Ignacio, visits with Santa and other...

DATE: Dec. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield celebrates state football championship

Downtown Bayfield was awash in purple and gold on Wednesday as fans turned out to celebrate the state championship football team. It was a short but fun parade, featuring the Bayfield High School...

DATE: Nov. 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

Bayfield Presbyterians win wager against La Junta

After some good-natured teasing on facebook, members of First Presbyterian Church in La Junta donned Wolverine purple at church on Sunday. Members of the church frowned for a group picture they...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: News

SUCAP moves into new temporary home

On top of everything else that teachers, staff and administrators have to deal with at the beginning of the school year, add this new twist: having to unexpectedly close most of your school...

DATE: Nov. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: News