Austin Cope / KSJD

After a section of McPhee reservoir near Dolores froze this winter, a local business owner decided to turn it into a place to ice skate.

US Forest Service

San Juan National Forest is seeking public comments for an expansion of the Boggy Draw trail near Dolores.

Austin Cope

A standing-room-only crowd packed the Dolores Town Hall Monday night to voice concerns about the recent closure of the popular playground in Joe Rowell Park.

Austin Cope

On Monday night, the Dolores Town Board met to discuss the future of the playground at Joe Rowell Park. The structure was fenced off due to safety reasons after the board's meeting on September 11th.

Gail Binkly

Dolores Mayor Santiago Lopez has publicly weighed in on the emotional discussion around last week’s closure of the popular playground in Joe Rowell Park.

In an editorial published Monday in the Cortez Journal, Lopez apologized for Board’s decision to close the deteriorating playground. He said concerns about safety and liability prompted the board to follow recommendations from the town staff and attorney to block access to the structure immediately.