Position: Pine River Times Editor

Bayfield keeping retail pot ban, for now

About 60 people filled Bayfield Town Hall on Tuesday, most of them raising their hands to show they opposed marijuana retail sales in Bayfield. A few raised their hands to say they supported the...

DATE: Feb. 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Bayfield residents voice opposition to legalizing marijuana

Not in Bayfield. That was the message people brought to a forum about retail or medical marijuana sales in Bayfield last week. Citing a potential increase in crime and homelessness, a majority of...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Head Start forced to move out of building after asbestos discovered

The Head Start program in Ignacio unexpectedly closed Tuesday, leaving about 95 families scrambling to find day care and other services for their children after the Southern Ute Indian Tribe closed...

DATE: Oct. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Man found dead in house on fire in Bayfield

A man was found dead inside his house that was on fire early Friday morning in Bayfield. The Colorado Bureau of Investigation was at the home on County Road 516 and Bayfield Parkway on Friday to...

DATE: Oct. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bayfield Middle School evacuated Thursday morning for bomb scare

Bayfield Middle School was evacuated Thursday morning for a student who brought a spool of wire and a 9-volt battery to school and was calling it a bomb. The boy told students that if they told...

DATE: Oct. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

State education department holds meeting in Ignacio

About 30 educators, administrators and parents gathered Monday night in Ignacio with the Colorado Department of Education to discuss ways to attract young people to work in education. The meeting...

DATE: Aug. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Parks and Wildlife looks at doubling hunting, fishing fees

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is testing the waters to see if hunters and anglers would be willing to pay double for their licenses.About 20 people attending a budget meeting the agency hosted...

DATE: Aug. 12, 2016 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Beyond the flowing water

At a minimum, the mining spill in the Animas River will cause a multi-million dollar loss to the area economy, economic experts estimated on Friday. “This is a man-made disaster,” said Roger...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2015 | CATEGORY: Business

Local businesses starting to feel the pinch from a soiled Animas River

When the Animas River is mustard yellow at the busy end of the tourist summer season, what happens? Local rafting companies say losses are in the thousands of dollars daily. While Mild to Wild is...

DATE: Aug. 8, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Raft companies facing tough times

When the Animas River is mustard yellow at the busy end of the tourist summer season, what happens? Local rafting companies says losses are in the thousands of dollars daily. While Mild to Wild is...

DATE: Aug. 7, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Clement Frost returns as Southern Ute chairman

A familiar face has returned as chairman of the Southern Ute Indian Tribe, and he is joined by two new younger members on the Tribal Council. Clement Frost was sworn in Monday as tribal chairman....

DATE: Dec. 18, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News