Dolores

Shots fired as wanted man leads officers on chase into Dolores

Law enforcement officers deployed a spike strip and fired a stun gun and a firearm before arresting a man who fled a traffic stop on Colorado Highway 184 about 10:30 p.m. Thursday, according...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 | UPDATED: 2 days 13 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Christmas tree permits on sale in Dolores, Lewis and Mancos

Christmas tree permits, which allow you to cut your own holiday tree, are now on sale for $8 at San Juan National Forest offices and selected retail outlets in Southwest Colorado. A permit allows...

DATE: Nov. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Report recommends replacing playground structures

The Ron Kotarski Jr. Memorial playground was built in May 2002 by Leathers and Associates. Hundreds of volunteers participated in the community construction project. The castle-style playground is...

DATE: Nov. 14, 2017 | UPDATED: 4 days 20 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Silver Sparrow jewelry gallery opens in Dolores

Silver Sparrow Designs has opened a new gallery and studio in Dolores. Owner and silversmith Kristi Smith has spent decades perfecting her custom jewelry designs. She recently renovated the back of...

DATE: Nov. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores Town Board explores repairing playground

A much anticipated engineer’s report on the condition of the playground at Joe Rowell Park concluded the 15-year old structure is in “poor to fair” condition. But the Dolores Town Board was not...

DATE: Nov. 13, 2017 | UPDATED: 5 days 8 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores School Board approves architect for health clinic

The Dolores School Board on Thursday approved Tim Flanagan for the architect position for the construction of a school-based health clinic. The board members were presented the packet about...

DATE: Nov. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores students honor veterans in annual ceremony

Students thanked veterans, and they returned the favor during a friendly Veteran’s Day ceremony on the Dolores School campus Friday. The entire student body attended the event that featured...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores Middle School honor roll

Principal’s Honor Roll Seventh grade: Samuel Armstrong, Braden Boyd, Aleece Brown, Taylor LaRose, Hailey Melvin, Hazel Smith Eighth grade: Annabel Baldwin, Rogan Blair, Jolie Brisbin, Shiloh...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Phelps, McClellan elected to Dolores school board

Education professor Kay Phelps and construction company owner Casey McClellan were both elected to the Dolores School Board in Tuesday’s election. The two were the top vote-getters out of seven...

DATE: Nov. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Westerman honored by economic council

Gus Westerman, the Dolores County CSU Extension director and chairman of the Dolores County Development Corporation, has received one of the Economic Development Council of Colorado’s Excellence in...

DATE: Nov. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores Veterans Day program Nov. 10

Dolores Schools will have their annual Veterans Day program on Friday, Nov. 10, beginning at 9 a.m. in the auxiliary gym. A reception and brunch for veterans will be held at 8 a.m. in the music...

DATE: Nov. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News