Dolores

Dolores holds annual Christmas Bazaar

This was Ruby Gonzales’ 26th year organizing the annual Dolores Christmas Bazaar, an annual arts and crafts show that draws participants from as far away as Monticello and Telluride. The proceeds...

DATE: Dec. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Forest seeks comments on Boggy Draw trail plan

The Dolores Ranger District is accepting public comments on a preliminary environmental assessment for the Boggy Draw Trails expansion project. The project would add about 25 miles of nonmotorized...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores School Board swears in two new directors

Two new members were sworn on the Dolores School Board on Monday night. Casey McClellan and Kay Phelps both won their new seats on the board in the Nov. 7 election. “It feels great. I am happy to...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores will elect mayor, four trustees on April 3

Dolores residents will elect four town trustees and the mayor in an April 3 election. The election will be conducted via mailed ballots. The mayoral candidate receiving the highest number of votes...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores Public Library hosts avalanche expert

The Dolores Public Library will host an avalanche awareness presentation on Dec. 6 at 6:30 p.m. Professional avalanche instructor and backcountry mountain guide Michael Ackerman will lead...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores-area roads and trails close for winter wildlife

Seasonal closures for several local roads and trails will kick in Dec. 1. For the purpose of protecting winter wildlife habitat, the Dolores Ranger District will close the McPhee Overlook Trail to...

DATE: Nov. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Christmas bazaar scheduled for Saturday in Dolores

Get your holiday shopping done at the Dolores Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, Dec. 2, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Dolores Community Center. Fifty vendors will be selling goods, including crafts,...

DATE: Nov. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Desert bighorn management in Dolores River Canyon is reviewed

Colorado Parks and Wildlife is seeking public input on a new management plan for desert bighorn sheep in the lower Dolores River Canyon. An estimated 175 desert bighorns inhabit the Dolores River...

DATE: Nov. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

October test shows no mussels at McPhee; recreation impacted

A coalition of local government agencies that formed to prevent an invasive mussel contamination at McPhee Reservoir can claim victory in its first year. A test in October showed no sign of the...

DATE: Nov. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores Christmas events include bazaar, open house, Santa

The Dolores Christmas Bazaar will be held Saturday, Dec. 2, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Dolores Community Center. “I’ve been putting on the bazaar for 26 years. It’s a really friendly, festive...

DATE: Nov. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Galloping Goose stars in Rocky Mountain PBS special

The Galloping Goose rail bus era in Southwest Colorado will be featured on Rocky Mountain PBS’s “Colorado Experience” on Dec. 7 at 7:30 p.m. Seven Galloping Geese ran on the Rio Grande Southern...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Austin folk band to play Dolores River Brewery

The Deer, a transcendental Texas folk band, will play the Dolores River Brewery on Dec. 2. The band has released three albums and were listed by the Austin Music Awards as one of the Top 10...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News