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Dolores to open infant-toddler center

The Dolores School District will add infants and toddlers to its student body beginning next school year. The preschool was awarded $25,000 in grants from the Buell Foundation and the Colorado...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Mountain Film coming to Dolores

Telluride Mountain Film on Tour will take place on April 21, at 6 p.m., at the Dolores Community Center. The annual event is a fundraiser for the June 10 Dolores River Festival, produced by Greater...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts and entertainment

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Expert on bullying to speak at Dolores High School

Dolores Schools presents “Parenting with Wit and Wisdom” by best-selling author and speaker Barbara Coloroso on April 11 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the main high school gym. Coloroso is an expert...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Boating season begins early as McPhee Reservoir fills

A boating release on the Dolores River below McPhee Dam will begin earlier than expected, water managers announced Monday. A warm March has started the runoff early into McPhee Reservoir, which is...

DATE: March 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Peewee wrestlers tussle in Dolores tournament

About 300 young wrestlers faced off at Dolores High School on Saturday in a two-part tournament. Members of the Dolores Peewee Wrestling Club faced off against competitors from Dove Creek,...

DATE: March 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: More sports

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Peewee tournament draws 479 wrestlers to Montezuma-Cortez High

Standing in the center of the Montezuma-Cortez High School gymnasium on Saturday, Cortez Wrestling Club head coach Eddie Abeyta stood for a moment and took in the sight of his team’s annual...

DATE: March 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: More sports

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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