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Dove Creek’s Julie Kibel examines the merits of a play drawn up by Parker-based 5A Chaparral’s Tony Speights during a timeout in girls’ basketball action at last weekend’s 2019 Colorado High School

Spring came late and so, appropriately, did the annual deep cleaning of the refrigerator.

As the summer starts to kick off one thing we start deal with are the insects. One insect everyone is familiar with is the Buffalo Gnat.

On May 28th, two friends and I got my 14' raft wrapped on a boulder on the Dolores 5 miles downstream from Mountain Sheep Point.

Day 1: Nothing like a 6:00am SAR wake-up call on a holiday morning. Yep, it’s always the holidays (and a Monday one at that).

Farm Service Agency (FSA) county committees are a critical component of the day-to-day operations of FSA and allow grassroots input and local administration of federal farm programs

Columns & Opinions

The garden is 100% planted. I have 49 tomato plants, which are all still alive, believe it or not, and 27 peppers.

Dove Creek Chamber

Our original cat has short hair, but the one that moved in most recently has long black hair. About a month ago it started falling out of both of them.

Cortez Newspapers had a print shop and for about 30 years they printed our newspaper for us.


Charles Lester (Chub) Myers May 18, 1933 - May 15, 2019

Charles Lester (Chub) Myers was born May 18, 1933, in Egnar, Colorado to Martha Alice Snyder Myers Bradfield and Claude William Myers.

Ellan Louise Wallace

Ellan Louise Wallace, age 68, of Katy, peacefully entered her heavenly resting place on Wednesday, May 22, 2019. She was born in 1951 in Youngstown, Ohio to John and June O’Neill.

Betty Jane Springmeyer

Betty Jane Springmeyer was born February 22, 1930 in Mansfield, OH, the daughter of Fred & Christine Zimmerman.

A memorial in honor and celebration of life of Frankie "Joe" Nelson will be held on Friday, May 31, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at the Cahone Cemetery, in Cahone, Colorado.

Photo Galleries

Bradfield Afloat - by Karen Black

The Dove Creek Press is grateful for all of its readers and those contributors on the ground sharing our area's beauty and happenings.

Tristen Blake Jarmon

View the full 2019 High School Graduation video and photos of all Graduates, below:

The 2019 SIPA (Statewide Internet Portal Authority) User Conference was held today, April 16, 2019 at the Ralph L. Carr Judicial Center in Downtown Denver.

Semi Slid off Roadway in Dolores

The view from your front door can be deceiving today.

Highway 491 from the UT State Line to Cortez is reported to be slick.

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