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The quiet renaissance of Dove Creek: With new construction and commerce, the town is awakening

You wouldn’t know it by driving through town other than to catch a glimpse of a sign announcing the site of a new senior center or the availability of smoked meats at the Sinclair station, but Dove Creek, Colo., is … Continue reading

Published in August 2016 Tagged

Field of lost dreams: What happened to Dove Creek’s sunflower plant?

After two short years in operation, Dove Creek’s biodiesel plant has run out of fuel. The plant closed its doors in October 2010, citing financial hardship and a flailing economy as the main culprits. “Basically, the biodiesel market crashed, and … Continue reading

Published in March 2011 Tagged , ,