Dolores

Winter parking rules go into effect in Dolores

The Town of Dolores would like to remind residents of the winter parking regulations. From Nov. 1 to April 30 angled parking is only allowed on the following streets: 4th Street, both sides,...

DATE: Nov. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Social to benefit Dolores Rotary Club Holiday Lighting Club

There will be a Holiday Kick-off Social on Nov. 28 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Dolores Community Center. The event is a fundraiser for the Dolores Rotary Club Holiday Lighting Club. There will...

DATE: Nov. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Parents, kids rally in Dolores to support playground

Several moms and their kids held a rally in front of Dolores Town Hall on Monday to show support for reopening the playground in Joe Rowell Park. The playground was closed Sept. 11 by town...

DATE: Nov. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Lady Bears earn a wild card to state tournament

Playing in front of home fans at a gym that has hosted its fair share of big games over the years, the Dolores High School volleyball team played with passion and grit during two memorable matches...

DATE: Nov. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Winter weather advisory: Snow in the mountains

The National Weather Service has announced that a winter weather advisory is in effect for Southwest Colorado from 9 p.m. Monday through 11 p.m. Tuesday. Moderate to heavy snowfall is expected,...

DATE: Nov. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores fights back, but loses to Rangely at regionals

Over the course of a two-hour regional championship match against Rangely in Dolores on Saturday, the Dolores High School volleyball team delivered one of its finest performances of the season and...

DATE: Nov. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Lady Bears set to host regional volleyball tournament

Long before their high school careers began, members of this year’s Dolores High School volleyball team dreamed of one day competing in the Colorado State Volleyball Tournament. Now, after reeling...

DATE: Nov. 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Part 2: Living at Big Bend in July 1882

Editor’s note: Part 1 of Mrs. S.O. Morton’s recounting of life at Big Bend was published in The Journal on Oct. 6. These excerpts are from an article in “Volume I, Great Sage Plain to Timberline,”...

DATE: Nov. 2, 2017 | COLUMN: Looking back

Cast your vote for Dolores School Board by Nov. 7

Seven candidates are running for two open seats on the Dolores School Board. They are Sandra Corbitt, Rebecca Frasier, Lisa Holz, Casey McClellan, Kay Phelps, Eugene Reininger III, and Jerry...

DATE: Nov. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores ski swap is scheduled for Nov. 11

The Dolores Ski and Sport Swap will be held on Nov. 11 at the Dolores Community Center from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Gear drop-off is Nov. 10 from 4-8 p.m. at the community center. This is your last chance...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Meeting on McPhee boat access planned for Nov. 15

There will be a public meeting on McPhee Reservoir access and boat inspections on Nov. 15 at the Cortez Conference Center Destination Grill at 6 p.m. Access from the Sage Hen area will also be...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Lewis-Arriola farm conference will focus on profitability

The third annual Southwest Agricultural Seminar will take place Nov. 18 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Lewis-Arriola Community Center, 21203 Road S. The event is sponsored by High Desert Conservation...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News