Discovery DIY Network wraps up filming of Ignacio off-grid home

Filming finished Sunday on Ignacio’s newest, soon-to-be-famous earthen home. In September, Shalina Luna and her daughter, Joli Galvan, residents just south of Ignacio, embarked on a warp-speed...

DATE: Oct. 28, 2020 | UPDATED: 1 minute ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Habitat for Humanity homes outfitted with solar panels

Two families in Bayfield are receiving free solar panels thanks to La Plata County’s only certified benefit corporation, Shaw Solar, as part of a Habitat for Humanity project. The solar...

DATE: Oct. 28, 2020 | UPDATED: 3 hours 25 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Southern Ute Indian Tribe rescinds Stage 1 fire restrictions

After a long and arduous fire season, widespread moisture finally occurred throughout the Southern Ute Indian Reservation allowing Stage 1 fire restrictions to be rescinded as of 6 a.m. Wednesday....

DATE: Oct. 28, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mark Redwine, accused of killing 13-year-old son, Dylan, set for trial Thursday

The long-awaited trial for Mark Redwine, a Vallecito man accused of killing his 13-year-old son, Dylan, in 2012, begins Thursday. The homicide trial is perhaps the most high-profile case in...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2020 | UPDATED: 1 day 42 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Ignacio students quarantined because of COVID-19 case

Ignacio School District quarantined a cohort of fifth grade students Monday after receiving reports that one student tested positive for COVID-19. The family notified the district of the positive...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2020 | UPDATED: 1 day 41 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Nebo Fire area closure lifted in Weminuche Wilderness

Because of significant moisture falling on the Nebo Fire, the Nebo Fire area closure has been rescinded effective Monday. Fire crews have been patrolling the 40-acre Nebo Fire, burning in a remote...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ignacio Bobcats take a bite out of Dolores Bears

Ignacio High School put a hurt on the Dolores Bears on Friday night. It was a perfect way for the Bobcats to open the home schedule. The Bobcats (2-0, 1-0 1A Southern Peaks League) stormed out of...

DATE: Oct. 23, 2020 | UPDATED: 4 days 9 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

No. 6 Pagosa Springs knocks Bayfield to 0-3

BAYFIELD – One possession separated the Pagosa Springs Pirates and the Bayfield Wolverines in the first half Friday night. It turned out to be a critical possession to define the game. Shortly...

DATE: Oct. 23, 2020 | UPDATED: 4 days 9 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Library to host virtual Spanish conversation hour

Pine River Library will host a virtual Spanish conversation hour from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. every second and fourth Wednesday of the month beginning Wednesday. Participate in an hour of...

DATE: Oct. 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Community

Pine River Library to host meet the candidates event

Pine River Library will host a virtual meeting with the three finalists for the director position from 5 to 6 p.m. Friday via Zoom. Community members are invited to ask questions, give input and...

DATE: Oct. 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Community

No. 6 Pagosa Springs rides strong start into Bayfield

The hardest part of the regular-season schedule is behind the Bayfield Wolverines. That doesn’t mean the Week 3 matchup is easy. After losses to Class 2A No. 1 Delta and No. 4 Lamar to open the...

DATE: Oct. 22, 2020 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bayfield School District loosens COVID-19 precautions

The Bayfield School District loosened some of its COVID-19 precautions this week, a move that has raised safety concerns among some staff and community members. The revised plan doubles the number...

DATE: Oct. 22, 2020 | UPDATED: 6 days 1 hour ago | CATEGORY: Local News

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