Ignacio

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 | UPDATED: 1 day 7 hours ago | 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

Ignacio man found dead in creek from possible drowning

An Ignacio man appears to have drowned in a creek this week near town limits. Investigators believe Richard Landmark, 53, was living as a homeless man when he became intoxicated, went for a walk in...

DATE: Oct. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Allison farmers grow, roast green chiles

With names such as Big Jim and Miss Junie, a casual listener could have mistaken last weekend’s kickoff of the Ignacio Green Chile Fest as an entirely social affair. But Big Jim and Miss Junie...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Vallecito, Ignacio businesses prepare for bikers for Labor Day

How do local businesses prepare for Labor Day weekend without a bike rally? This is not the first time the organized motorcycle rally in Ignacio has fallen by the wayside, to be replaced quickly...

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

Durango Rally in Four Corners ensures bikers have reason to come

Labor Day weekend might be a little quieter around Durango without the Four Corners Motorcycle Rally, which was approaching its 25th year until it was canceled because of financial struggles, but...

DATE: Aug. 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mark Garcia calms small towns after upheaval

When political upheaval leaves voids in government leadership, Mark Garcia helps keep towns running across Southwest Colorado. In 2009, Garcia took over as town clerk and administrator in...

DATE: Aug. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ignacio library taps into high-speed internet funding

High-speed internet access is one of the goals of the La Plata County Economic Development Alliance. So helping a local library provide that access to its users was an easy decision for the...

DATE: Aug. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

It’s time for San Ignacio Fiesta

Ignacio will celebrate the annual San Ignacio Fiesta Saturday and Sunday. The 117th annual event starts with the Fiesta parade at 10 a.m. Saturday on Goddard Avenue. This year’s parade theme is...

DATE: July 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News