Home » 2012 » October (Page 2)

League of Women Voters to sponsor candidate, issues forum

By Pauline Benetti Special to The SUN The League of Women Voters will sponsor a candidate and issues forum on Tuesday, Oct. 23, in preparation for the Nov. 6 general…

Democrat luminaries make campaign stop in Pagosa

Democrat luminaries make campaign stop in Pagosa

By Randi Pierce Staff Writer Democrats gathered Friday afternoon outside Pagosa Baking Company for a rally that included speakers from the state and national stage. Secretary of the Interior Ken…

Commissioners agree on fire-fighting costs

By Randi Pierce Staff Writer The majority of fires in Archuleta County have been declared out, but the cost of fighting those fires remains. On Oct. 2, the Archuleta County…

Authorities investigate possible arson

By Randi Pierce Staff Writer An Arboles house fire that took place late Saturday night is being investigated as a case of possible arson. According to Los Pinos Fire Protection…

Superintendent spearheads statewide curricula development

By Ed Fincher Staff Writer Mark DeVoti, superintendent of Archuleta School District 50 Joint, has spearheaded a statewide effort to develop model curricula that would be available to all school…

Town hires project manager, number of projects in the works

By Ed Fincher Staff Writer Keely Whittington, formerly of Gulfstream Group, was recently hired as the Pagosa Springs projects manager, according to Town Manager David Mitchem, who already had several…

Soccer team to play two matches on home pitch

By Randi Pierce Staff Writer A trip to Crested Butte didn’t end as planned for the Pagosa Springs High School soccer team last week. The team dropped the game by…

Volleyball team 1-2 in league action during week

By Lindsey Bright Staff Writer Coming off a win against Center, the Lady Pirates entered last Thursday’s game against the Alamosa Maroons with heads high and eyes and minds focused…

Pirate runners race at two meets during week

By Lindsey Bright Staff Writer In the last few weeks, the Pagosa cross country team has seen its share of ups and downs, both on and off the course. Runners…

Deadline extended for youth volleyball

By Tom Carosello SUN Columnist The deadline to register children ages 9-12 for this year’s youth volleyball program has been extended to 5 p.m. tomorrow. Registrations are available at the…