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New members elected to Upper Pine board

Two volunteers for the Upper Pine River Fire Protection District were elected to the district's board in elections Tuesday. While only two percent of the eligible electorate voted, it was...

DATE: May 8, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Mark Redwine taken into custody early Saturday morning

The father of murdered teen Dylan Redwine was briefly taken into custody overnight by Denver police and transported to Denver Health Medical Center via ambulance, according to Channel 9 news in...

DATE: May 3, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Building for learning in the 21st century

How do you build schools that provide a better learning experience for students and teachers? In the process of creating three new school buildings, for a total cost of about $50 million, the...

DATE: May 1, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Upper Pine to hold contested election

For the first time in recent memory, there is a contested election for seats on the board of the Upper Pine River Fire Protection District. On Tuesday evening, four of the candidates - two...

DATE: May 1, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Eyes on the sky

Is that super-cell thunderstorm a potential tornado? Actually, it's difficult to predict. But training from the National Weather Service can give you a good idea of when to get off the water, golf...

DATE: April 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Good Friday services tonight

A Good Friday service will be held at 7 p.m. tonight at Pine Valley Church on CR 501 in observation of Holy Week. On Sunday, several local churches will have special Easter services and activities....

DATE: April 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Red Cross honors local heroes

Sometimes a hero is just an everyday person with an exceptional event thrust at him. Five Bayfield and Ignacio-area residents and employees were honored Tuesday by the Southwest Colorado chapter of...

DATE: April 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Mercy set to open Bayfield clinic

Mercy Medical Center is continuing construction on its Bayfield clinic and is set to be open three days a week. "We're excited about the opportunity to be here," said Will McConnell, a...

DATE: April 11, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Here's what we do right

Carole's column last week about dressing smartly - Pine River Valley style - cracked me up. So maybe it's time for some more light reading for spring break. I think it could be time for some atta...

DATE: April 3, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Rancher starts crowdfunding site for ag producers

It all started when a friend was having difficulties getting a loan for an irrigation system. Jesse Lasater, who raises sheep near Bayfield with his wife, Veronica, said he knew a fellow Farm...

DATE: March 28, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

State ag commissioner presents student with $1,000 scholarship

Jackson Artichoker received a big check for growing a big cabbage. The Bayfield Elementary fourth grader participated in a project last summer to grow a cabbage provided by Bonnie Plants. His...

DATE: March 28, 2014 | CATEGORY: News

Local donates $3,000 to food backpack program

A local woman has made an anonymous $3,000 gift to the local backpack programs that sends food home with students on weekends. But there's a catch. It has to be matched by local gifts by April 1....

DATE: March 20, 2014 | CATEGORY: News