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This caution sign indicates an avalanche area and advises that there is no stopping or standing at the location. Backcountry users are urged to watch for these signs and never park vehicles or trailers on the side of the road at these sites.

STATEWIDE ― The Colorado Department of Transportation urges outdoor enthusiasts heading to the backcountry to: WATCH WHERE YOU PARK!

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Southwest Cowbelles 2020 Ag Scholarship Application Criteria

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DENVER - Gov. Polis has ordered flags lowered to half staff on all public buildings statewide from sunrise to sunset on Monday, Feb.

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Presidential Primary ballots are being mailed to voters this week, but those ballots will include names of candidates who have withdrawn from the primary race.  Candidates who did not withdraw befo

Official Release

The Dolores County Sheriff's Office

Week of January 27th - February 2nd, 2020

Columns & Opinions

This column has and will continue to stress the need for your community to rapidly create a Truly Local mentality.

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State of Possibilities

Honor Among Thieves (YA Book)

by Rachel Caine


I made a terrible discovery last week; I happened to look at the bottom of my traction running shoes and the sole is coming off, both the left and right shoes.


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Memorial services for Charles William “Chuck” Blaisdell Jr. will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, February 1, 2020 at Ertel Memorial Chapel.

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Funeral services for Vivian Irene Turman will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at Ertel Memorial Chapel. Pastor Marvin Graves will officiate.

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It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Dona Mae Lovitt Aja.

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Herman Ray McCabe Jr. “Ray” was born on March 8, 1949 to Pauline and Herman Ray McCabe Sr. in Cortez, CO. He entered Heaven’s gate on December 26, 2019 in Cahone, CO with family at his side.

Photo Galleries

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Dove Creek JV Boy’s Basketball against Ridgway at Dove Creek, February 15, 2020.

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Varsity Boy's Basketball game played on Saturday between the Dove Creek Bulldogs and Ridgway Demons in Dove Creek resulted in a win for the Bulldogs.
The final score was 72 to 59.

Dove Creek Press

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Dove Creek, CO 81324

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