Dolores

Unattended car stolen in Cortez, taken to Dolores

Drivers may want to think twice about warming up their cars unattended while they get ready for work inside the house. Opportunistic thieves look for this type of opportunity, as was the case early...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montrose mill eyes San Juan Forest for timber

Montrose Forest Products has announced it is working on plans to expand its Montrose mill to process ponderosa pine harvested from the San Juan National Forest in Southwest Colorado. The $20...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Apple reference books donated to libraries

A fundraising campaign has resulted in local libraries each receiving a newly published set of reference books on apple varieties. The “Illustrated History of Apples in the United States and...

DATE: Feb. 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Groomed for skiers

DATE: Jan. 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Pleasant View concerned about elk management

Colorado Parks and Wildlife has agreed to meet with Pleasant View landowners regarding wildlife-damaged fence issues and other concerns. The situation came to the forefront after landowner Debbie...

DATE: Jan. 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

County seeks Congress’ help on Dolores-Norwood Road

Montezuma County commissioners prefer the U.S. Congress will secure county ownership of the Dolores-Norwood Road to going to court against the U.S. Forest Service. The county commissioners met with...

DATE: Jan. 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores School Board approves $8.5 million budget

The Dolores Re-4A School District board adopted an annual budget on Jan. 25 in a special morning meeting The state determines individual school funding through a system known as an “October count,”...

DATE: Jan. 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Butler Corner to burn slash piles north of Dolores

The Butler Corner Nature Center and FireWise of Southwest Colorado plan to burn slash piles at the Nature Center on Granath Mesa north of Dolores at 20503 Road 31 and in May Canyon at 30327 Road...

DATE: Jan. 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Students remember the Holocaust by speaking with survivor

Online Video: Watch the interview at The-Journal.com By Emily Rice Journal Staff writer A group of students from Dolores High School had the opportunity to speak with a Holocaust survivor,...

DATE: Jan. 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Federal shutdown ends

Federal land facilities and services are all back in operation after a three-day government shutdown that ended Monday. Mesa Verde National Park, Hovenweep National Monument, the Anasazi Heritage...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Counterfeit bills reported in Montezuma County

Counterfeit money has been showing up at convenience and liquor stores in the area, reports Montezuma County Sheriff Steve Nowlin. “We began receiving reports Tuesday evening, and it has continued...

DATE: Jan. 24, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Change is in the air at Dolores Town Hall

The April Dolores Town Board election will be competitive, and includes 12 candidates for four board seats and two candidates for the mayor position. The names will be released when the submitted...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News