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The Dolores Star encourages people to submit announcements about upcoming events for the Community Calendar. Send announcements to [email protected] Items submitted at least two weeks in...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Firefighters to hold convention in Dolores Last convention was in town 32 years ago

Nearly 300 firefighters will converge today and Saturday in Dolores as they take part in the Tri-State Firemen’s Association Annual Convention.Firefighters from 15 fire departments across Colorado,...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: DS - News


The Dolores Community Center is open for senior citizen games and lunches from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays.Wednesday, Aug. 8: Lasagna, seasoned green beans, tossed salad, apricots,...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Montezuma County Fair schedule

FRIDAYTough Enough To Wear Pink DayExhibits Open to Public 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Montezuma County Fairgrounds Main BarnSilent Auction 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.4-H/FFA Swine Show 8 – 10 a.m. Montezuma County...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: DS - News

USFS and BLM fire lift fire restrictions

On Wednesday, Aug. 1, the Bureau of Land Management and U.S. Forest Service lifted all fire restrictions on public lands in southwestern Colorado. The BLM lifted restrictions within Archuleta,...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Faster Internet on its way to Dolores

Construction crews began laying fiber optic cable this week through Dolores, which will bring faster Internet connections to the town.Dolores Town Manager Ryan Mahoney said the project will take...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: DS - News

McPhee at its lowest in nine years Lake to drop another 24 feet

If you haven’t been to McPhee Reservoir lately, prepare to walk a bit longer to get to the water.The water is low and it will get lower, according to Mike Preston, manager of the Dolores Water...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Rico’s construction of new drinking water source is under way

The town of Rico would like to announce the beginning of construction on a new treated water source and delivery pipeline to the town. The ground breaking held on June 18, 2012 at the future water...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: DS - News


Mancos Days was the kick-off weekend for the Mancos school mill levy project, when the mill levy committee will pump up their efforts to get the word out in town and the surrounding areas about the...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: DS - News

A new location

DATE: Aug. 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Fabric designer opens boutique/quilt shop

Walk into the new Art Girl’s Studio and Quilting shop, the newest retail addition to Dolores, and the bright colors will be hard to miss.Every color in the rainbow greets those that walk through...

DATE: Aug. 3, 2012 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Amazing artifacts Behind-the-scenes tour shows off over 3 million artifacts

As we walked together as a group of seven, Tracy Murphy, curator at the Anasazi Heritage Center gave some simple instructions.“We are going to be heading back into a secure facility,” Murphy said....

DATE: July 27, 2012 | CATEGORY: DS - News

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