Dolores

Federal shutdown ends

Federal land facilities and services are all back in operation after a three-day government shutdown that ended Monday. Mesa Verde National Park, Hovenweep National Monument, the Anasazi Heritage...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Counterfeit bills reported in Montezuma County

Counterfeit money has been showing up at convenience and liquor stores in the area, reports Montezuma County Sheriff Steve Nowlin. “We began receiving reports Tuesday evening, and it has continued...

DATE: Jan. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Change is in the air at Dolores Town Hall

The April Dolores Town Board election will be competitive, and includes 12 candidates for four board seats and two candidates for the mayor position. The names will be released when the submitted...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

BLM to hold transportation meetings in Cortez, Durango

On Jan. 30 and 31, the Bureau of Land Management Tres Rios Field Office is hosting two open house meetings to share information regarding route designations for travel management on public lands in...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores couple publishes Southwestern folk-art crime thriller

A Dolores couple have published a new book that weaves together Southwest folklore, a mysterious murder and the criminal underworld of art theft. “The Mystery of the Weeping Friar,” by DJ Park, was...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Fat bike season

DATE: Jan. 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos grapplers compete in Paonia

Hitting the mat at the Screaming Eagle Invitational in Paonia on Jan. 20, the Mancos High School wrestling team enjoyed mixed results. Among the most impressive performances by a Bluejays wrestler...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores wrestling team performs well in Paonia

Showing improvement each week, the Dolores High School wrestling team took nine wrestlers to the Screaming Eagle Invitational in Paonia on Jan. 20 and saw five earn spots on the podium. Senior...

DATE: Jan. 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Kevin Wade Folsom charged with first-degree murder

Multiple criminal charges were filed Thursday against Kevin Wade Folsom in the shooting death of James Box Jr., whose body was found in the San Juan National Forest east of Dolores. In Montezuma...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores district votes to officially combine middle and high schools

The Dolores Re-4A School District voted Jan. 11 to officially consolidate the Dolores Middle School and Dolores High School into a Dolores Secondary School. The Colorado Department of Education...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Best-selling outdoors author will speak in Dolores

On Jan. 19, best-selling author Kevin Fedarko will share his experiences hiking 800 miles through the Grand Canyon during the River Permit Party, sponsored by the Dolores River Boating Advocates ....

DATE: Jan. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Catlin brings ‘momentum’ to House 58 seat

Republican Marc Catlin is running to keep his 58th District House of Representative seat in the Colorado Legislature. The district includes Montezuma, Dolores, San Miguel and Montrose counties....

DATE: Jan. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News