Dolores Star

Blood drives to be held in December

United Blood Services will be at these locations for the Mobile Blood Drive throughout December: Monday, Dec. 2 In Mancos at the Mancos Community Center, 130 Grand Ave., from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m....

DATE: March 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living

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Wildfire preparedness efforts pay off

No one likes to see a wildfire threaten homes; however, when it does happen, it can be rewarding for the homeowner who has taken time to become more wildfire prepared. Such is the case with Elk...

DATE: March 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Miscellaneous columns

Mental health forum set for Dec. 5 in Dolores

The Dolores School District will hold a community mental health forum on Dec. 5 at the school commons. A free dinner will be served and discussion will include mental health resources. A detailed...

DATE: Nov. 22, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Cortez Kiva students put on a health fair

Students from the Children’s Kiva recently put on a health fair at their school. “Students worked with 11 different health care practitioners,” said instructor Caitlin Munroe. Students in grades...

DATE: April 25, 2016 | CATEGORY: Ds - education

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Dolores River documentary premieres in Dolores

The third annual river permit party and fundraiser for the Dolores River Boating Advocates will take place on Jan. 15 starting at 6 p.m. at the Dolores Community Center. This year’s event features...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Dolores library hosts presentation on Everest expedition

As part of the Dolores Public Library’s Winter Tales series, on Jan. 14 at 6:30 p.m. mountaineer Carolyn Gunn will give a slide show presentation on her 1984 expedition to Mount Everest. The...

DATE: Jan. 8, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

Editor's note: Website consolidation coming Friday

To Our Readers, The consolidation of the Cortez Journal, Dolores Star and Mancos Times picks up momentum this week and culminates on Friday, Oct. 2, with the first issue of The Journal. Today's...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2015 | CATEGORY: Ds - news

Bears football dominates Newcomb 42-0

The Newcomb Skyhawks were introduced to Dolores freshman Forrest Pejsa on Friday. And early in the third quarter, Newcomb defensive back Nicholas Tsipai was individually greeted by the first year...

DATE: Sept. 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: Ds - sports

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Bears shake off rust

The Dolores volleyball team came out rusty against the Mancos Blue Jays on Tuesday evening. Dolores gifted Mancos a free point before the game started by turning in an incorrect lineup sheet, and...

DATE: Sept. 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: Ds - sports

Thin XC team runs at Ridgway

The Dolores cross-country team was shorthanded during the Ramble at the Reservoir race at Ridgway State Park on Saturday. With Brennan Hite and Tegan Hite - the No. 1 one runners for the boys' and...

DATE: Sept. 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: Ds - sports

Upcoming

Football Friday, Sept. 25 @ Salida at 7 p.m. Volleyball Thursday, Sept. 24 @ Norwood at 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26 @ Ridgway at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 1 @ Pagosa Springs at 4 p.m. Cross-Country...

DATE: Sept. 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: Ds - sports

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Pilots of crashed plane encountered bad weather

The plane that crashed Sept. 5 in western San Juan County encountered "instrument flying conditions" over western Colorado, but neither of the two pilots aboard were qualified to fly in such bad...

DATE: Sept. 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: Ds - news