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USDA's Market Facilitation Program Enrollment Open until December 6th

Signup is ongoing for the Market Facilitation Program (MFP), a U.S.

The Journal (Cortez) – Southwest Colorado Television Translator Association administrator Wayne Johnson said that people don’t need to buy cable or pay for satellite television anymore becau


The Dove Creek Lady Bullpups Volleyball team had an outstanding season in 2019.

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The deadline for scholarship applications has been extended to October 17, 2019.


On Saturday evening, Dove Creek residents, Tommy Rippee and Rachelle King had their truck stolen in Shiprock, New Mexico.  

Columns & Opinions

Phunque’s Desk - Green Tomato Pickles

The Wife said that in another life she made green tomato pickles. “Were they any good?” I asked.

“No,” she said.

Phunque’s Desk - The last squash

I picked the last squash this week, fried it just so. It takes me most of the summer to relearn how to fry squash without burning it. “Slow down,” the Wife instructs me.

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Apparently the Wife is getting old, too. Last week she informed me that I would be driving her home from cataract surgery.

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There is very little about canning tomatoes that I don’t enjoy. The very first step may be the best: picking the tomatoes. I’ve always liked to pick tomatoes. Each handful is a celebration.


Andrew Robert Logan

Andrew Robert Logan was born April 4, 1933 to Robert Joseph and Barbara Young (Arnott) Logan in Rock Springs, Wyoming.

Helen Nadine Crain

Nadine was born August 19, 1922 in Dove Creek, CO the daughter of William L. and Watha E. (Cordell) Larrance. She passed away on Sunday, October 6, 2019 at her residence at the age of

Wayne Albert ‘Bubby’ Wancura

(Albert) Wayne Wancura departed this life Tuesday, October 8, 2019 on the family homestead, his home for most of his 86 years.

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Andrew Robert Logan was born April 4, 1933 to Robert Joseph and Barbara Young (Arnott) Logan in Rock Springs, Wyoming.

Photo Galleries

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On July 12th 2019, shortly before 5:00 p.m. MST, a series of lightning strikes hit around Dove Creek and surrounding points.


Only minutes after, a report was made of fire near the old Squaw Point Fire Station.


At the time of this article, three separate points or origin were reported, and though there are still agencies on scene, all of them are extinguished.


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:

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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.

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