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Former Bayfield superintendent Troy Zabel dies at age 52

Troy Zabel, former superintendent of the Bayfield School District, died Sunday, Sept. 16, from brain cancer. Zabel, 52, died surrounded by his family in Hayden. He was hired as Bayfield’s...

DATE: Sept. 17, 2018 | UPDATED: 2 days 8 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Ignacio Middle School student found dead at home

A 12-year-old boy from the Bayfield and Ignacio area died by suicide Wednesday night at his home, according to family. Friends and family have identified him as Ethan Cole Kremer. The boy loved to...

DATE: May 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

County clerk opens motor vehicle kiosk in Bayfield

A new motor vehicle registration renewal kiosk is now at the Pine River Public Library. Users need to have their vehicle renewal postcard or the license plate number to enter into the new machine....

DATE: Sept. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Family, friends remember Dylan Redwine

With pizza, sodas, balloons and cake, it could have been a typical birthday party for any 18-year-old. Except the teen is gone. More than four years after his disappearance, friends and family...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bayfield High tuba player selected for state symphonic band

Bayfield High School tuba player Zachary Hollingsworth has earned a spot in the elite all state symphonic band. It’s a step up from last year, when he was selected in the concert band category for...

DATE: Dec. 27, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bayfield mayor: Town Christmas decorations will be updated next year

After a session of kvetching on a Bayfield Facebook site, Bayfield town officials met on Monday to discuss the town’s Christmas decorations and ask for input from local residents. It’s not a...

DATE: Dec. 18, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Woman hit by pickup in downtown Bayfield

BAYFIELD – A 43-year-old woman was injured Friday morning when she was struck by a pickup truck after she got out of the vehicle on Mill Street. The woman, whose name has not been released, was...

DATE: Oct. 28, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bayfield wrestling coach Neil Barnes resigns

Neil Barnes, an assistant football coach at Bayfield Middle School and the high school’s head wrestling coach, has resigned. The Bayfield Marshal’s Office earlier this month investigated reports...

DATE: Sept. 20, 2016 | CATEGORY: Sports

Prescribed burn east of Bayfield should improve forest health

The big plume of white smoke in eastern La Plata County might be unnerving for residents, but it’s part of controlling future wildfires, as well as improving big-game habitat. That’s the message...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bayfield schools go into lockout for short time

An unknown person looking in windows at Bayfield High School on Friday morning prompted schools in the district to go on “lockout” for about 20 minutes. Bayfield Marshal Joe McIntyre said he was at...

DATE: Sept. 9, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado Parks and Wildlife asking for public comment on raising license fees

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is testing the waters to see if hunters and anglers would be willing to pay double for their hunting licenses. About 20 people attending a budget meeting the agency...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2016 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Ignacio student takes silver in national competition

Ignacio Junior High School student Gabby Creason took a few conversations she had with a friend about sexual consent, and turned it into a survey and group discussions for a project that earned her...

DATE: July 21, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News