Dove Creek track teams excel at SJBL meet

Thankful for the opportunity to square off against familiar foes at the San Juan Basin League track meet in Ignacio on May 1, members of the Dove Creek High School boys’ and girls’ track teams...

DATE: May 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores track teams compete at SJBL meet

Heading into the San Juan Basin League track meet in Ignacio on May 1, the Dolores High School track teams were eager to see how they would measure up against quality competition. It’s fair to say...

DATE: May 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Mancos track teams shine at SJBL meet

Competing at the San Juan Basin League meet in Ignacio on May 1, Mancos High School enjoyed rousing success as several members of both teams performed well and the boys’ team captured the league...

DATE: May 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bears’ comeback falls short against Pagosa Springs

Throughout its most recent home game against Pagosa Springs on May 1, members of the Dolores High School baseball team enjoyed quality at-bats and smashed the ball to all areas of the field. The...

DATE: May 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Canyons of the Ancients museum offers cultural events

Canyons of the Ancients Visitor Center and Museum is hosting several weekly, reoccurring events featuring ancient Puebloan culture and artifacts. “It is time to start getting out and enjoying your...

DATE: May 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores River Brewery gets a taste of Tennessee

Two concerts are scheduled for the Dolores River Brewery next week. The Black Lillies will play on May 9. Miss Tess and the Talkbacks will perform on May 12. Originally from Knoxville, Tennessee,...

DATE: May 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Forest Service acts to restrict camping at Priest Lake

The Norwood Ranger District is seeking comments on a proposal to add camping at the Mary E recreation site and limit camping at the Priest Lake site this summer. The Mary E recreation site, about 5...

DATE: May 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Up to 12 inches of snow forecast for San Juan Mountains

A winter advisory is in effect for the southwest San Juan Mountains from 9 p.m. today through midnight Wednesday above 9,000 feet, according to the National Weather Service. Five to 10 inches of...

DATE: May 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Firewood permits for sale in Mancos and Dolores

Permits to cut firewood on the San Juan National Forest will be on sale starting May 1 at agency offices and selected retail outlets, forest spokeswoman Camela Hooley said in a press release. A...

DATE: May 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Birding tour for beginners planned for May 12 in Cortez

A birding tour for beginners is scheduled for May 12 in conjunction with the 14th annual Ute Mountain-Mesa Verde Birding Festival. The hands-on introduction to bird-watching skills will give...

DATE: April 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

M-CHS girls track team places fifth in Montrose

Prior to lacing up her cleats at the Montrose Invitational on April 28, Aryelle Wright looked around the track and took in a scene that included a packed field and athletes representing 22...

DATE: April 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

M-CHS baseball team fights through up-and-down weekend

Over the course of its season, the Montezuma-Cortez High School baseball team has flashed immense potential but struggled to maintain consistency. That pattern continued last weekend when the...

DATE: April 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports