What’s new and improved in Southwest Health System

Southwest Health System has updated two X-ray rooms to digital radiology, resulting in faster examinations and less exposure to radiation, according to a news release. The radiology department also...

DATE: April 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Mountain Studies Institute adds three to team

Mountain Studies Institute recently added Jeremy May, Lisa Branner and Priscilla Sherman to their team. Jeremy May is from Durango and joined the organization as an Americorps Volunteer in service...

DATE: April 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Montezuma School to Farm announces new director

Montezuma School to Farm Project’s new director will bring 35 years of organic farming experience to the group. David Glenn is a fifth-generation farmer from Michigan. He will take the reins at...

DATE: April 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Cortez Farmers Market opens registration for returning vendors

As the Cortez Farmers Market prepares to open for business, registration has already opened for returning vendors. The market, which includes produce sellers from Montezuma and Dolores counties,...

DATE: April 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

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Lawmakers reach a compromise on construction defects bill

DENVER – Efforts to loosen the construction defects litigation stranglehold on affordable housing in Colorado took a big step forward when a compromise was struck late Tuesday night between...

DATE: April 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Photo: Cortez Gun and Sportsman Show

DATE: April 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Home businesses, internet demand increase in Montezuma, survey says

Early results from an unscientific survey by the Connect 4 Broadband Initiative indicate more Montezuma residents are working from home and there’s a greater demand for fast internet. The survey,...

DATE: April 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Montezuma orchard project plants trees at CSU research station

The Colorado State University research station in Yellow Jacket is joining the Montezuma Orchard Restoration Project’s efforts to bring apple production back to the region. On Thursday more than 20...

DATE: April 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

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ConocoPhillips sells San Juan Basin assets for up to $3 billion

ConocoPhillips has announced the sale of its interests in the San Juan Basin – a natural gas and oil field that spans northwestern New Mexico and southwestern Colorado – to Hilcorp San Juan LP for...

DATE: April 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Montezuma Land Conservancy developing 80-acre farm

Montezuma Land Conservancy has acquired an 80-acre farm northwest of Cortez that the group hopes can become a community resource, MLC Outreach and Education Coordinator Jay Loschert said April 12....

DATE: April 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Cattle growers association accepting intern applications

The Journal The Colorado Independent CattleGrowers Association (CICA) is accepting applications for a summer intern. This program is open to all who are 18 and over and are a graduating high school...

DATE: April 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Southwestern Colorado Research Center gets new manager

A new face is coming to the Southwestern Colorado Research Center this year. Abdel Berrada, who has served as the manager and senior research scientist at the center for more than 20 years, plans...

DATE: April 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Agriculture