Dolores

Dolores Outfitters focus on outdoor fun, adventure

Dolores Outfitters is bringing outdoor adventure back to town. The refurbished store and gas station at 341 Railroad Ave. specializes in camping, fishing, hunting, snowshoeing and boating gear,...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 17 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores Parks Committee begins planning for playground

The newly formed Dolores Parks Committee met for the first time Feb. 14, and the main topic was planning for a new playground. The advisory committee is made up of Nikki Gillespie, Mike Riley,...

DATE: Feb. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Storms start to flow into SW Colorado, dump snow

A western shift of a high-pressure ridge over the Pacific Ocean is allowing more storms to reach Southwest Colorado, according to the National Weather Service. The ridge has been blocking winter...

DATE: Feb. 20, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 17 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Candidates for interim manager have experience

The Dolores Town Board is interviewing three candidates for the interim town manager position. The candidates are J. David Fraser, Julian (Jay) Ruybalid and David C. Stahl. Their submitted resumes...

DATE: Feb. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Spring banquet has sci-fi theme

The annual Dolores Chamber of Commerce spring banquet will be held March 10 at the Dolores Community Center. This year, the theme is a futuristic Sci-Fi Soirée, said chamber director Rocky Moss....

DATE: Feb. 16, 2018 | UPDATED: 9 hours 14 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Popular coffee man reopens shop

Loop’s Coffee House and Bistro has opened in Dolores at 795 Railroad Ave. Owner Mark Looper took over the former Pony Expresso building and, along with his girlfriend Misty Henderson, remodeled it...

DATE: Feb. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Body found near McPhee Reservoir is identified

A body discovered Friday in the Sage Hen area has been identified as Erick Hurley, 31, who has been missing since March, reports Montezuma County Sheriff Steve Nowlin. Two locals searching for...

DATE: Feb. 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Know your restaurant: Inspection reports to be published monthly

The Journal is now publishing local restaurant inspection reports provided monthly by the Montezuma County Health Department. Inspections of all retail food facilities are done yearly, and in some...

DATE: Feb. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores school board discusses four-day calendar, bus garage

The Dolores School Board and its constituents discussed the 2018-2019 school calendar at the district board meeting Thursday night. The issue of the calendar was tabled at January’s meeting....

DATE: Feb. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Dolores School Board holds annual day-long retreat

The Dolores School Board held its annual retreat at the Dolores Public Library on Tuesday afternoon. Randy Black, Colorado Association of School Boards director of member relations, led the...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Candidates for Dolores Town Board and mayor announced

Candidates for four positions on the Dolores Town Board, the mayor and interim town manager were recently announced. Board candidates and the mayor will be chosen by voters during the April 3...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News