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‘Living with Wolves’ exhibit opens at Southern Ute Museum

Wolves – both images of them and the live, furry kind – filled the Southern Ute Museum on Aug. 16. Ambassador animals from Wolfwood Refuge attended the opening reception and talk for “Living With...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Alert Traffic Control earns statewide honors

Earning top safety awards in a dangerous business isn’t easy. Alert Traffic Control of Bayfield is one of nine companies in Colorado recently honored for doing just that. On June 27, owner Susan...

DATE: July 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Heated car part sparks fire near Oxford

A truck driver may have stopped a roadside fire from growing into something more serious Thursday near Oxford. Using a fire extinguisher and a shovel from his truck, Jeremy Cochran, with Lucky 7...

DATE: July 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Virginia indie-folk group taking stage Saturday in Bayfield

With a mother who taught violin lessons and a dad who played classic rock guitar, “we had these two worlds collide, and somehow we all landed in the middle with the folk music,” Jenni Hunt said...

DATE: July 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Music

OzFest raises $7,000 for children battling cancer

In spite of a microburst of wind that knocked over tents Saturday and blew away the grill, OzFest rocked on. Saturday’s second annual music festival in Joe Stephenson Park raised $6,800 for local...

DATE: June 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Support for swimming program at SunUte center requested

Bayfield and Ignacio schools are on the forefront of swimming education because all students receive swim lessons during school. Staff from SunUte Community Center came to the meeting of the...

DATE: June 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ozfest set for next 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 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bayfield voters will decide on marijuana sales in town

Bayfield voters will decide in November 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 election,...

DATE: June 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Four fires burning on Southern Ute lands

More than 100 firefighters were fighting four fires burning Tuesday on the Southern Ute Indian Reservation, which likely were started by a lightning storm Sunday afternoon. The largest, the...

DATE: June 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Historic tie quilt returns to Bayfield

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

DATE: May 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: Visual Arts

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: Local News

Study estimates potential tax revenue on pot sales in Bayfield

Fort Lewis College students who conducted a study for the town of Bayfield found that sales of retail marijuana in Bayfield could bring in between $100,000 and $200,000 in extra tax revenue, with...

DATE: May 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News