Bayfield

Pine River Library hosts summer reading program

It’s Summer Reading time at Pine River Library! The seven weeks of programs will focus on the nationwide theme of “Libraries Rock.” There will be a kickoff event and sign-up party in the library...

DATE: June 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Bayfield may tap reserve water in Vallecito Reservoir

Exceptional drought conditions could force the town of Bayfield to tap into its reserve water storage this summer in Vallecito Reservoir. The town usually relies on water in the Los Pinos Ditch,...

DATE: May 31, 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

Bayfield Marshal’s Office named Colorado Law Enforcement Agency of Excellence

The Bayfield Marshal’s Office received the Colorado Law Enforcement Agency of Excellence Award last week at a dinner honoring local law enforcement in Bayfield. “What really stood out to us was the...

DATE: May 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bayfield High School graduates championship class

Sending off a state-champion class in style, Bayfield High School graduated 84 members of the class of 2018 on Sunday. In addition to Colorado championships in football, poms, basketball, boys...

DATE: May 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bayfield Marshal’s Office named Colorado Law Enforcement Agency of Excellence

The Bayfield Marshal’s Office received the Colorado Law Enforcement Agency of Excellence Award on Friday night at a dinner honoring local law enforcement in Bayfield. “What really stood out to us...

DATE: May 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Pine River Arts bringing live performances

“Art” and “Bayfield” might not be viewed by many as synonymous terms. So Pine River Arts is out to change that. The vision of the group is to help develop Colorado’s most vibrant rural art...

DATE: April 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Bayfield finishing comprehensive plan

By 2050, Bayfield is projected to have an increased population of residents 65 and older, along with a growth in millennials aged 25 to 44. As home prices continue to skyrocket in Durango, that...

DATE: March 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Vigil planned for Bayfield resident facing deportation

Community members have organized a candlelight vigil for Bayfield resident Edin Ramos, a native of Honduras, who was detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement in early February. The silent...

DATE: March 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Passenger in fatal motorcycle crash expected to recover

A Durango woman who was riding as the passenger on a motorcycle that was involved in a fatal crash Saturday in Bayfield was listed in critical but stable condition Tuesday morning, according to a...

DATE: March 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

ICE revokes Bayfield business owner’s permission to stay in U.S.

The fate of a Bayfield resident who owns two businesses is uncertain after Immigration and Customs Enforcement suddenly detained him when he showed up to a regularly scheduled appointment with ICE...

DATE: March 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

From River City to Pine River: ‘Music Man’ opens Friday

Ready for some fast talking, romantic singing and a sweet love story set in a small town? “The Music Man” is just the ticket. “A fast talking con-man pretends to know something about music, poses...

DATE: March 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts