Dolores

Galloping Goose stars in PBS special tonight

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: Dec. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dry early winter concerns McPhee managers

Winter is off to a slow start in the Dolores Basin, and it’s becoming a concern for McPhee reservoir managers. Mountain snowpack is sparse, with more brown ground showing than the white stuff....

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

Santa to visit Dolores Dec. 9

“Christmas in Dolores,” an annual celebration that attracts families from throughout Montezuma County, will be held on Saturday, Dec. 9, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. The Town of Dolores, the Dolores...

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

CDOT plans road work on CO. 145

Colorado Department of Transportation will be performing roadwork at several locations along Colorado Highway 145 from north of Dolores to Naturita. The operations are expected to take place Dec....

DATE: Dec. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Pony Expresso closes after five years in Dolores

On Tuesday, The Pony Expresso, a popular coffee shop on Railroad Avenue, closed its doors after five years in business. Owner Teresa Howell said closing the shop was a hard decision, but she wants...

DATE: Dec. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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