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McPhee managers restrict boating access points

McPhee Reservoir managers expect big crowds this Memorial Day weekend at the lake remind boaters that the Dolores Water Conservancy District and Bureau of Reclamation are restricting access to...

DATE: May 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Memorial Day events honor veterans

Several local events will honor veterans this weekend for Memorial Day. In Mancos, people are invited to meet Sunday at noon at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5231, 136 W. Grand Ave. Veterans...

DATE: May 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Library hosts history of Dolores River

The Journal On June 6 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. historian Tom Hayden will give a presentation on the history of the Dolores River. Hayden is a retired educator and a volunteer at the Anasazi...

DATE: May 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Town, water company work on right-of-way

The Journal The Montezuma Water Co. is working with the town of Dolores to create an encroachment permit for the company’s building at 209 Central Ave. The building is partly within the town’s...

DATE: May 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Library, brewery host trivia night at pub

The Journal The Dolores Public Library and Dolores River Brewery are hosting “Trivia Night at the Pub,” every Tuesday in June at 6 p.m. Show up around 5:30 pm at the brewery, 100 N. 4th St., to...

DATE: May 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Proposal to expand Boggy trails is coming

The Journal The San Juan National Forest will be releasing a proposal to expand the nonmotorized Boggy Draw trail system this summer by 25 miles. The forest is reviewing a proposal submitted by the...

DATE: May 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores Schools plan health clinic meeting

The Journal Dolores Schools officials will host a public meeting on June 1, from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. to review and discuss architectural plans for the new school-based health clinic next to the...

DATE: May 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Galloping Goose museum proposes expansion

The Galloping Goose Society wants to construct a track behind its museum in downtown Dolores to display restored railroad cars. The plan is to lay 80-feet of track, running east-west, and parallel...

DATE: May 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Boating below McPhee dam ending

The whitewater boating season on the Lower Dolores River below McPhee dam is ending, but it may be briefly revived later. By midnight May 23, flows will ramp down to 600 cubic feet per second, hold...

DATE: May 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Man accused of arson gets plea bargain

A man who was initially charged with burning down a Dolores couple’s home in September agreed to a plea bargain and was sentenced in April to six years in a Montrose community corrections facility,...

DATE: May 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Landslides close Taylor Creek Road outside Dolores

Taylor Creek Road – Forest Road 545 – is closed by landslides about 3.5 miles from its intersection with Colorado Highway 145, according to a news release from the U.S. Forest Service.The road is...

DATE: May 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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CSU researching hemp in secluded test plot

Hidden in a corn field in southwest Colorado is a thriving hemp crop being cultivated by agronomists from Colorado State University. Despite the secrecy, the experiment testing 12 varieties of...

DATE: May 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Pine River Times news