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Sheriff to appoint officer to Lewis-Arriola Elementary School

The Montezuma-Cortez District Re-1 school board on Tuesday heard a safety report from Montezuma County Sheriff Steve Nowlin. According to Superintendent Lori Haukeness, Nowlin said he will station...

DATE: June 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Social work license course registration opens

The University of Denver’s Four Corners program has opened registration for a social work license preparation course. The class will prepare social workers for the Licensed Clinical Social Worker...

DATE: June 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Montezuma School to Farm Project to host annual training

The Journal The Montezuma School to Farm Project will host its annual school garden training in Cortez on Aug. 16-17. Designed to benefit staff, the training also is open to schoolteachers,...

DATE: June 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores school board, interview committee picks interim superintendent

The Dolores school board and interview committee have chosen Phil Kasper as the interim superintendent. School board President Dee Prock told The Journal in a phone interview on Wednesday that...

DATE: June 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Fort Lewis College raising funds to buy river company

Fort Lewis College is raising private funds to purchase a river rafting company, which would be used by faculty and students for academic and recreational trips. If the deal goes through, the...

DATE: June 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Dolores school board to hold special meeting

The Dolores school board will hold a special meeting on Friday, June 8, at 5 p.m. According to the agenda, the board will discuss personnel and negotiations in executive session. The meeting will...

DATE: June 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Students blend past and present in artwork

Multimedia artwork from students at Southwest Open School is on display at the Canyons of the Ancients Visitors Center and Museum. Before creating their artwork, 15 students visited local...

DATE: June 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Petitions to recall two Dolores school board members resubmitted

Petitions to recall Dolores school board President Dee Prock and board member Vangi McCoy were resubmitted on Thursday, according to the Montezuma County Clerk and Recorder’s Office. “The recall...

DATE: June 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores interviews four candidates for interim superintendent position

The Dolores school board and interview committee on Tuesday questioned four candidates for the position of interim superintendent of Dolores School District RE-4. Questions centered on the...

DATE: June 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma-Cortez High School honor roll

Scholars 4.0 GPA Seniors: Cheyenne Benally, Christian Bennett, Hanna Carver, Benjamin Chupp, Jasen Engel, Trystan Henderson, Morgan Jones, Sidnie Majors, Maddison Phelps, Jazmin Rodriguez, Josie...

DATE: June 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

SWOS graduates 15 seniors in intimate ceremony

Southwest Open School held its 2018 graduation Wednesday evening in an intimate ceremony honoring students who have received their diplomas despite hardship. Fifteen students graduated from SWOS in...

DATE: June 4, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News