Ignacio

Documentary recounts Ignacio woman’s mysterious death

IGNACIO – Forty-four years ago, an Ignacio prom queen who had led the Chicano movement at the University of Colorado Boulder was killed by a car bomb near the campus – her unlikely path to activism...

DATE: April 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ignacio voters approve sales tax measure

The town of Ignacio will have a higher sales tax. In municipal elections Tuesday, voters approved the proposal by a 14-vote margin, with 36 votes for the tax increase, and 22 against. Sales taxes...

DATE: April 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Scholarship created in memory of Ignacio couple

The Fort Lewis College Foundation recently announced that it supplied more than $200,000 to create a scholarship in honor of Kenneth and Eula Mae Morris, a longtime Ignacio couple who passed away...

DATE: March 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Farmington police fired four shots at Bayfield man

A Farmington Police Department officer fired four shots at a Bayfield man who tried to stab him in a Motel 6 earlier this month during a standoff with police, according to New Mexico State Police....

DATE: March 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Police identify suspect in Ignacio shooting

A 25-year-old Bayfield man who is the prime suspect in a shooting that occurred last weekend in Ignacio remained on the loose Tuesday and is considered “armed and dangerous,” according to the...

DATE: Feb. 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

La Plata County’s boxing gym brings the fights

La Plata County’s only boxing gym is proud to be hosting its first amateur bouts next week. Boxing “is more of a life lesson than a sport,” said Anthony Archuleta, who owns and runs Ring of...

DATE: Feb. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Town board elections go uncontested in Bayfield and Ignacio

Town board elections are a moot point this spring in Bayfield and Ignacio, where both boards had four open seats, and both boards had four candidates file for election. With no contested seats, the...

DATE: Feb. 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

First-degree murder charge filed in connection with Ignacio man’s death

Multiple criminal charges were filed this week against Kevin Wade Folsom in the shooting death of James Box Jr., an Ignacio man whose body was found in the San Juan National Forest east of Dolores....

DATE: Jan. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ignacio man identified as victim of shooting

The body of an Ignacio man believed to have been murdered was found Thursday morning in the Haycamp Mesa area east of Dolores in the San Juan National Forest, according to Montezuma County Sheriff...

DATE: Jan. 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

KD’s Alley Caffe celebrates 5 years in Ignacio

Building success on organic coffee, breakfast burritos and fresh panini sandwiches, KD’s Alley Caffe has added another element to its eatery, Back Alley BBQ. Located at 565 Goddard Ave. in downtown...

DATE: Dec. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Food

Ignacio asking for 1-cent sales tax increase this spring

If approved by voters, a 1-cent sales tax increase in Ignacio would be used for capital improvement projects in town, such as water, gas, sewer, irrigation and street improvements. The town’s board...

DATE: Dec. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Haunted house to be offered in Ignacio

A haunted house will be open to the public from 7 to 10 p.m. Tuesday at the Southern Ute Multi-Purpose Facility, 256 Ute Road, in Ignacio. Admission is $2. For more information, visit...

DATE: Oct. 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News