Dolores

Classic race cars to stop in Telluride, Dolores, Ridgway

The popular Colorado Grand tour will again swing through Southwest Colorado, allowing the public to marvel at vintage race cars at stops in Telluride, Dolores and Ridgway on Sept. 13-14. Check out...

DATE: Sept. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Local football teams looking to lock down wins

With the high school football season now in full swing, local teams from Montezuma-Cortez, Dolores, Dove Creek and Mancos are hoping to pick up wins this weekend.M-CHS hoping for improvement...

DATE: Sept. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Secret Canyon fire remains at 115 acres

A wildfire nine miles east of Dove Creek in the Dolores River Canyon remains at 115 acres, the Bureau of Land Management said Tuesday in a news release. The Secret Canyon Fire was started by...

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

Lady Bears composed in volleyball win over Telluride

Facing off against Telluride High School on Aug. 29, things did not start well for the Dolores High School volleyball team. Thanks to some defensive adjustments and consistent encouragement from...

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

Sweet Taste of Dolores prepares for inaugural get-together

Turn off the TV, put down your smartphone and meet your neighbors at the inaugural Sweet Taste of Dolores, a community get-together on Sept. 16 at Flanders Park. There will be a variety of homemade...

DATE: Aug. 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bears raid Dolores trash as town phases in resistant cans

The Montezuma County Sheriff’s Office reported Monday that the sheriff confronted two bears in downtown Dolores last week and scared them up a hillside and out of town limits. The latest...

DATE: Aug. 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores River Festival boosts economy, analysis says

The 2017 Dolores River Festival attracted a large regional crowd and benefited local shops and hotels, according to an economic analysis conducted by Fort Lewis College business students. The...

DATE: Aug. 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores Bears football team dreams big

Two weeks before the start of the prep football season, hope permeates the air around the Dolores High School football field. A brand-new locker room, complete with professional-style lockers...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dove Creek football team looking to gain experience

Heading into this season with a roster made up of five juniors, five sophomores, and 10 freshman, Shane Baughman is not quite sure what to expect. Dove Creek’s head football coach did say however,...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Panthers football team ready to rumble

In the locker room and on the practice field, the Montezuma-Cortez High School football team appear physically bigger and much faster than it has in previous seasons. Ask players what they expect...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

2017 becomes a year to remember on the Dolores River

Above-average snowpack last winter triggered a rarely seen extended whitewater release on the Dolores River below McPhee Dam that lasted 85 days. An estimated 24,000 boaters flocked to the 200...

DATE: Aug. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Southwest Health to open health clinic in Dolores

Southwest Health System is opening a health clinic in Dolores. The group purchased the office building at 601 Central Ave., formerly Mountain Stone, said Ken Boucher, chief ambulatory services...

DATE: Aug. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News