Dolores

Cue the lawsuits over the greater sage grouse

Last week’s long- awaited decision that the greater sage grouse does not need Endangered Species Act protections was no surprise to anyone who’s been following the bird’s saga. The federal Fish...

DATE: Sept. 30, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Faces in the Crowd: The Lawyer

Do you have a Faces in the Crowd to submit to the Dolores Star? Please send it to news@the-journal.com. Be sure to include “Faces in the Crowd” in the email’s subject line, a short description of...

DATE: Sept. 30, 2015 | CATEGORY: Living

40 Years Ago in Dolores

Judges Name Parade Winners Miss Brenda Johnson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Johnson of Summit Ridge was named Homecoming queen at the halftime of the Dolores-Bayfield ball game on Friday...

DATE: Sept. 30, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

80 Years Ago in Dolores

County C. of C. Had Its Meeting Here MondayThe County Chamber of Commerce on Montezuma and Dolores counties met at Tuckers coffee shop Monday night in Dolores.Ersking Mallet, vice president,...

DATE: Sept. 30, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

2015 Montezuma County Open Fair Results, Community Open Class Divisions

 Ribbons at the Montezuma County Fair are awarded on a combination of the Danish and American ribbon systems. Congratulations go out to all of the adults and youth who participated in this year's...

DATE: Sept. 30, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

2015 Montezuma County Fair Partial Results

4-H Divisions4-H projects are divided in to junior (8-10 years old), intermediate (11-13), and senior (14-18). A few contests are divided into junior (8-13) and senior (14-18).Cake DecoratingUnit 1...

DATE: Sept. 30, 2015 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Bears’ streak snapped

The Dolores volleyball team had its four-game win streak snapped last week. After winning at Mancos on Tuesday, the Bears dropped two straight conference matchups. On Thursday, the Norwood...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: Sports

Bears shut out at Salida

The Dolores Bears were shutout on Friday in a 16-0 loss at Salida. The loss moves Dolores to 2-2 on the season. The Bears begin Southern Peaks Conference play next week at home against Centauri...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores River meeting Sept. 30

Prominent water attorney and legislative expert David Robbins will present a legal review of preservation efforts for the Lower Dolores River on Wednesday, Sept. 30 at 6 p.m. in the conference...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Balcony House sunrise tour scheduled

For The Journal Mesa Verde National Park will offer a Sunrise Tour of Balcony House cliff dwelling on Oct. 12. Tickets will go on sale Oct. 1 at the Colorado Welcome Center, 928 E. Main St. in...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Star burns bright for 118 years

On April 8, 1897, R.B. Hawkins published the first Silver Star, which a few years later became the Dolores Star. The arrival of the Rio Grande Southern railroad route in 1891 gave Hawkins hope for...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: Business

Community Calendar

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DATE: Sept. 29, 2015 | CATEGORY: Community Calendar