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Local barrel racer raises, then trains horses

Falena Hunter, of Montezuma County, has been racing and raising barrel horses for more than 15 years. Her competitive streak and quick horse, Dottie, are a good combination for this years...

DATE: June 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores bronc rider Kody Gregory comes home

Bareback bronc rider Kody Gregory, of Dolores, is competing for New Mexico State University on a full-ride rodeo scholarship. He is thrilled to be competing at the professional level at his...

DATE: June 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Panthers’ Passell named manager of the year

Since being hired as the manager of the Montezuma-Cortez High School baseball team two years ago, Tim Passell has helped transform the Panthers into one of the most exciting young teams in the...

DATE: June 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Rescuers respond to mountain bike crash at Phil’s World

Rescue crews responded Tuesday to a 911 call after a man crashed his mountain bike at Phil’s World on the Rib Cage section. The 911 call came in at 10:40 a.m. for a man who crashed and sustained...

DATE: June 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mussel expert to speak tonight in Dolores

Colorado Parks and Wildlife will give a presentation on the risk of invasive mussels to Colorado waterways on Thursday, June 8, at 7 p.m., at the Dolores Community Center, 400 Riverside Ave....

DATE: June 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rodeo announcer explains it all

Announcer Jody Carper has been introducing riders and doing play-by-play reports for the Ute Mountain Rodeo since 2009. “The great people keep bringing me back,” he says. “It is very professionally...

DATE: June 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Barrelman has comedic, dangerous job

Veteran barrelman John Harrison has one of the strangest jobs imaginable, and he is part of a comedic cult of rodeo society. Every rodeo competition, he climbs into a reinforced barrel, then gets...

DATE: June 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rodeo chuck wagon opens for business

Festivities for the 69th Annual Ute Mountain Roundup Rodeo got going on Wednesday. The festivities kicked off on Wednesday with a chuck wagon barbecue at 6 p.m. at the Montezuma County Fairgrounds....

DATE: June 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Reminder: Saturday is the Dolores River Festival

The Dolores River Festival will take place on Saturday, June 10, at Joe Rowell Park. Ten local and national bands will play, including headliner Jerry Joseph and the Jackmormons. There will be...

DATE: June 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez students visit Lockheed Martin

Montezuma-Cortez High School graduate Marcus Amrine, Mancos High school senior Denver Syndergaard and Dolores High senior Jade Reynolds recently took a trip to Lockheed Martin Corp. in Colorado...

DATE: June 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rico goes all out for the Fourth

Rico is famous for throwing a huge Fourth of July celebration that goes on for three days, and this year is no different.From July 1 to July 4, the town will host a variety of events. There will be...

DATE: June 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

United Way to host summer fundraiser

United Way of Southwest Colorado will be hosting a fundraiser and concert at the Dolores River Campground on June 14 at 5 p.m. Local band The Tomlynns will perform, and there will be a campfire...

DATE: June 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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