Dove Creek

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Dove Creek farmer awarded $26,500 in damages from elk

A Dove Creek farmer was reimbursed more than $26,500 on Friday after a herd of elk last summer destroyed his cornfield, resulting in a complete loss of crops. The money comes from a Colorado Parks...

DATE: May 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Company eyes Dove Creek for hemp plant

A Florida firm is interested in purchasing an abandoned sunflower processing plant in Dove Creek to process hemp crops. Bayfront Capital, of Bradenton, Florida, is negotiating to purchase the...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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BLM presents plan to save Gunnison sage grouse

DOVE CREEK – Since 2014, when the Gunnison sage grouse was listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act, farmers, ranchers and oil and gas companies have braced for new federal polices to...

DATE: Oct. 23, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Bear cubs rescued after mother killed near Dove Creek

Two bear cubs captured near Dove Creek last week after their mother was killed by a vehicle on U.S. Highway 491 will be rehabilitated and released into the wild, according to Colorado Parks and...

DATE: July 11, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mistrial declared in Dove Creek murder case

A 2014 domestic violence murder case was declared a mistrial in Dolores Combined Court after a jury pool was exhausted, 22nd District Attorney Will Furse said. Furse said it was the first time he...

DATE: March 13, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Court OKs DNA in Dove Creek murder trial

DOVE CREEK – DNA evidence collected during a murder investigation last year will be allowed at trial this spring. William Blackburn, 45, of Dove Creek, is charged with second-degree murder as an...

DATE: Jan. 24, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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At home with quadruplets

Life for 30-year-old Melissa Reid, of Dove Creek, has been all about the numbers since she brought her quadruplets home. Thirty-six diapers a day. Four hours between feedings. Eight kids in the...

DATE: Nov. 8, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Board OKs guns for principal, superintendent in Dove Creek

DOVE CREEK – The seven-member board that oversees schools in Dolores County voted to allow the Dove Creek High School principal and district superintendent to carry firearms onto school grounds....

DATE: Feb. 9, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

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What’s the (dark) matter?

DOVE CREEK – Southwest Colorado has always been a good place to find valuable things buried in the ground.There are 1,000-year-old artifacts from a vanished culture, as well as uranium, natural gas...

DATE: Aug. 26, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News