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Dolores River Brewery to host The Go Rounds

On April 7 at the Dolores River Brewery, The Go Rounds will play a concert.The Michigan band are described as rock ’n’ roll confetti, mixing psychedelic, Indie country, and American Pop.The band...

DATE: March 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Researchers flock to Lower Dolores for ecological studies

An army of biologists and environmentalists is descending on the Lower Dolores River to study the ecological benefits of a rare high-volume release from McPhee Dam. Biologists with Colorado Parks...

DATE: March 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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A tribute to John Porter

When I first met John Porter in 1980, he had just taken the reins as manager of the Dolores Water Conservancy District. In retrospect, without John’s interpersonal and diplomatic skills, the...

DATE: March 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Bears baseball competitive in Ignacio

Competing at the Ignacio Tournament last weekend, the Dolores High School baseball team won its second game of the season and competed well against several larger schools. Playing its first game of...

DATE: March 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: High school sports

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Eight peewee wrestlers win gold in Blanding

Fourteen local wrestlers finished in first place during their second tournament in Blanding, Utah, on March 11, according to Eileen Eichner, of the Dolores Pee-Wee Wrestling club. Following are...

DATE: March 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: More sports

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Photo: New roof for Rio Grande hotel

DATE: March 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Dolores shuts down Dove Creek for first win since 2015

For the first time in nearly two years, the Dolores High School baseball players walked off the field as winners as the team hit the road and defeated Dove Creek, 13-2, in five innings on March 14....

DATE: March 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: High school sports

Dolores board gets a lesson on conflict of interest

The Dolores Town Board and Planning and Zoning board got a lesson in the function of government entities from town attorney Mike Green during the February workshop. Both boards have legislative and...

DATE: March 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Concerts planned in Rico, Dolores

Local favorites The Moetones will be playing the Enterprise Bar and Grill in Rico on St. Patrick’s Day, March 17. The show is at 9 p.m. There is no cover, and there will be drink specials. Formed...

DATE: March 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Dolores schools awarded health clinic grant

Dolores Schools are one step closer to a school-based health clinic. The district was awarded a $25,000 planning grant from the Colorado Department of Health to determine costs, design and...

DATE: March 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Forecast points to a long Dolores River rafting season

An epic boating season on the Lower Dolores River is starting to shape up, thanks to above-normal snowpack in the San Juan Mountains. The most probable runoff forecast shows inflow of 440,000...

DATE: March 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Montezuma irrigation company bans boats at Narraguinnep

Narraguinnep Reservoir has been closed to all boating to avoid an invasive mussel contamination, according to lake managers. The permanent boating ban went into effect Tuesday, said Brandon...

DATE: March 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news