Gathering of history

If you think a 62-year-old civic club is old, check out the clubhouse.

Volunteers for the Bayfield Lions Club are renovating their building in downton Bayfield, parts of which date to the late 1800s, when it was a meeting place for the Woodmen of the World.

The first stage of the...



Vallecito woman dies from gunshot wound

Vallecito resident Stacy Fuller Pazell died this weekend from a gunshot wound to her head.

La Plata County sheriff's deputies are...

Durango Vallecito woman dies from gunshot wound
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Stacy Fuller Pazell


  • LLP class organizers thank sponsors

    The coordinators of the Health and Human Services section of Leadership La Plata 2014-2015 would like to express our sincere THANKS to those who made our day possible, pleasant and productive. Our "special" thanks to Mercy Medical Center for sponsoring our day and providing invaluable assistance via the meeting room, lunch and snacks. Mercy...
  • Sportsman Association thanks donors

    The Vallecito Conservation and Sporting Association thanks the following donors to its annual potluck and auction on Jan. 24:

    Amerigas, Arnie's Lures, Barb and Jamie Wagner, Basin Co-op, Bayfield Animal Hospital, Billy Goat Saloon, Brian Mincher-handyman, Built to Last Auto, Century Equipment, Colorado Trading Company, Don DeWitt,...
  • Colorado needs to make up for school funding losses

    Endorsed by 174 Colorado superintendents representing more than 92 percent of the public school students in our state, this statement communicates our collective position on the foundational issue of public school funding.

    To meet the expectations that have been set forth for Colorado's schools and students, we must receive adequate...

Reader Poll

  • The town of Ignacio is considering removing the big spruce tree in front of Town Hall because it's obstructing views as drivers pull out onto Goddard. What do you think?
  • Remove the tree
  • 15%
  • Trim it back
  • 82%
  • No opinion
  • 3%
  • Total Votes: 130