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Christmas and New Year Masses, Las Posadas at Catholic churches

By Roxanne Schick Specialto The PREVIEW Following is the schedule for Christmas  and New Year Masses at local Catholic churches. • Christmas Eve Mass — Dec. 24, 5 p.m., at…

A matter of faith: Lyle’s wedding day

By Mark Thompson Special to The PREVIEW My best friend, Lyle, was getting married and I was the best man. Best man is the greatest job ever.  There is nothing…

Pagosa man sentenced for theft of tools from PAWSD campus

Staff Writer A Pagosa Springs man convicted of theft this fall was sentenced to jail time and probation Tuesday morning by District Court Judge Gregory Lyman. The full version of…

The battle continues for control of county government

We’ve been writing about early politics in Archuleta County, when Hispanics and Anglos battled each other for control of county government. As late as the early 1890s, Daniel Egger, editor…

Tree lighting ceremony on Reservoir Hill Saturday

By Christine Funk Special to The PREVIEW This time of year, no matter how you celebrate, it is about being together with family and friends, to take time out of…

Christmas Eve service at Centerpoint Church

By Jon Duncan Special to The PREVIEW It is easy this time of year to focus on the baby in the manger without stopping to contemplate why Jesus was born…

Pirates beat No. 3 Jefferson to clinch tourney title

Staff Writer The Pagosa Springs Pirates rocked the Buena Vista Varsity Invitational Basketball Tournament last weekend, facing Denver Science and Tech at 8:30 p.m. on Friday night, Buena Vista at…

Colorado Parks and Wildlife offers ice safety tips

At many higher elevations, ice has started to cover the reservoirs, rivers and ponds, attracting visitors to ice fish, ice skate, ice sail and enjoy other winter activities outdoors. The…

Ed Center deals with diminished funding

Staff Writer Despite a request made by Archuleta County Education Center board member Dave Richardson on Nov. 21 for $25,000 to help fund the organization during the next year ($25,000…

Obituary-Lili Gettig

Lili Gettig passed away on Saturday, Dec. 15, at her home in Pagosa Springs, following a long bout with cancer. Lili was known and loved by anyone who got to…