Ignacio Chamber negotiating to sell rally organization

After nine years of overseeing the Four Corners Motorcycle Rally, the Ignacio Chamber of Commerce is at a crossroads.

Some rally volunteers have said they've donated enough time to the enterprise, and it still isn't the money-making venture that some hope it could be.

At the Nov.



Fundraiser for local family is big success

Friends and family of Aria Crane sent big cheers - and a picture of a big check - to her in Denver Tuesday night. Aria is undergoing her second round...

Durango Fundraiser for local family is big success
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Dad Brian Crane and the two younger Crane children, Trinity and Trace, received a big check Tuesday from Tanner Phelps at a fundraiser for the Crane family. Aria and her mom, Wendy, watched the Bar D ...


  • Gas drilling permitted in HD Mountains

    The purpose of this letter is to inform the community of the ongoing plans for drilling gas wells in the HD Mountains.

    In July, the U.S. Forest Service circulated information by letter, email and some telephone calls concerning their intent to grant "permits to drill" to Petrox (two wells in the Fosset Gulch area) and Elm Ridge Drilling...
  • FFA appreciates support for raffle

    The Future Farmers of America Ignacio chapter and parents would like to thank the community for supporting our recent raffle. This fundraiser would not have been possible without the support of SD Shooters Supply, Gardenswartz Sporting Goods, Ouray Comfort Inn, Thad Cano, and all of the community members that purchased tickets.

  • Pine River Seniors thank supporters

    We would like to thank the following businesses for their support in the huge success of our annual fundraiser/bazaar on Nov. 8.

    From Bayfield - 7L Ranch, A&W, Alta/ Conoco, Amerigas, Baked, Bayfield Animal Hospital, Bayfield Liquors, Bayfield Thrift Store, Bottom Shelf Brewery, Brenda's Old West Cafe, Coffee on the Side, Double L Hay...

Reader Poll

  • Hunting season is upon us. What do you think?
  • Blam blam blam!
  • 9%
  • Poor Bambi's mother.
  • 9%
  • It puts meat on the table.
  • 73%
  • Just gonna keep my head low until it's over.
  • 8%
  • Total Votes: 96