Test scores vex Ignacio schools

The frustration was palpable on Jan. 15 as Ignacio school board members met with Colorado Department of Education (CDE) representative Peter Sherman about the district's history of low scores on the annual state accountability tests.

Sherman is executive director of CDE's school and...



Bayfield seeks review of Mill Street area

Bayfield Town Manager Chris La May wants to bring in a downtown revitalization group to look at Mill Street, Bayfield's historic town...

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Chris Young of Bottom Shelf Brewery and his business partner, Greg Allen, are business owners in Bayfield in the town's downtown area.


  • Youth should repair museum damage

    The Pine River Valley Heritage Society Museum was notified by the marshal's office regarding racial epithets and graffiti on our building. We thank the business owner who provided the marshal's office with the video and the responsible parent who recognized his son on the You Tube posting and contacted the marshal's office. We were told that it...
  • Gardner, Tipton claim to be conservative

    I'm interested in our Congressional Representative Scott Tipton's, and Senator Cory Gardner's conservative stances. I know they both espouse smaller federal government reach and support individual rights.

    They both support the Keystone XL pipeline. For this  line to be built would require the federal government to condemn property owned...
  • Preschool thanks Bells for BEEP supporters

    Bayfield Early Education Programs completed its Bells for BEEP fundraiser on Dec. 18. Sponsors of the bells were CRG Construction, Horizon Environmental Services, F & M Construction, Sun Cleaning, HDS Freight, and the BEEP Board of Directors. A special thank you to Patti Harrmann for helping to cover expenses. Winners of the bells were Donna...

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