Dolores

Dolores River meeting Sept. 30

Prominent water attorney and legislative expert David Robbins will present a legal review of preservation efforts for the Lower Dolores River on Wednesday, Sept. 30 at 6 p.m. in the conference...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Balcony House sunrise tour scheduled

For The Journal Mesa Verde National Park will offer a Sunrise Tour of Balcony House cliff dwelling on Oct. 12. Tickets will go on sale Oct. 1 at the Colorado Welcome Center, 928 E. Main St. in...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Star burns bright for 118 years

On April 8, 1897, R.B. Hawkins published the first Silver Star, which a few years later became the Dolores Star. The arrival of the Rio Grande Southern railroad route in 1891 gave Hawkins hope for...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: Business

Community Calendar

Email announcements to news@the-journal.com and include “Community Calendar” in the subject field. Items submitted less than two weeks in advance will be less likely to be published. Entries and...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: Community Calendar

The Journal's new website has arrived

To Our Readers,The Cortez Journal on Friday night launched its new website and social media sites as part of its consolidation of The Cortez Journal, Dolores Star and Mancos Times. The...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Thanks for the help with school supplies

Montelores Baptist Church would like to take this opportunity to publicly thank Wal-Mart Stores for their generous discount on the school supplies that we purchased there for donation to Pleasant...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2015 | CATEGORY: Living

Cultural specialist Simplicio to speak on Zuni migration

Dan Simplicio, cultural specialist at the Crow Canyon Archaeological Center, will speak on “What Happens When Migration Stops” on Thursday, Oct. 1, beginning at 7 p.m., at Crow Canyon. After the...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2015 | CATEGORY: Living

Sage-grouse debate shifts to land use

BILLINGS, Mont. – Before the applause faded from the U.S. government’s announcement that there would be no endangered-species protections for the greater sage grouse, the criticism began over...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2015 | 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

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. Beginning...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local 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

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