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Montezuma-Cortez board discusses trimester system, CMS mascot change

The Montezuma-Cortez District Re-1 school board on Tuesday discussed the 2018-2019 trimester system and Cortez Middle School’s plan to change its colors and mascot to match Montezuma-Cortez High...

DATE: May 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

International Peace Run reaches Montezuma County

A group of international runners passed through Montezuma County last week. The Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run , an international torch relay, stopped at Kemper Elementary School on Thursday...

DATE: May 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores moves forward with school-based health clinic

After hearing from citizens and Montezuma County Sheriff Steve Nowlin, the Dolores School Board approved a contractor for a school-based health clinic. The motion was made by District Re-4A Board...

DATE: May 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

M-CHS track team heads to state championships

For Montezuma-Cortez High School track athletes, this year’s Colorado High School State Track and Field Championships, which will take place in Lakewood, May 17-19, will serve as the culmination of...

DATE: May 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

All PCC Southwest welders pass certification tests

All 22 of Pueblo Community College Southwest’s welding students passed their American Welding Society, American Petroleum Institute or American Society of Mechanical Engineers welding...

DATE: May 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Sheriff awards first annual $1,000 scholarship

The Montezuma County Sheriff’s Office awarded its first annual scholarship to Mancos High School’s Ashley Cole. According to a news release, the Sheriff’s Office offered a scholarship award of...

DATE: May 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

125 graduate from Pueblo Community College Southwest Campus

Molly Sprowle is already teaching at the Lutheran School in Pagosa Springs. Jaclyn Hall has a job lined up at Southwest Memorial Hospital in Cortez, and Charlene Chavez has a contract with Indian...

DATE: May 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

SWOS students will exhibit archaeology-inspired artwork

Starting next week, the Canyons of the Ancients Visitor Center and Museum will feature artwork by students from Southwest Open School. An exhibit opening will be May 29 at 1 p.m., and the show will...

DATE: May 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Kiva Montessori School conducting fundraiser for new building

The Children’s Kiva Montessori School is holding a fundraiser through May 31 to help raise funds for a new school. The school is collecting aluminum cans to recycle. The program is called “Cans 4...

DATE: May 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Southwest Regional Law Enforcement Academy graduates 15 cadets

The Southwest Regional Law Enforcement Academy at Pueblo Community College graduated 15 cadets on Saturday, May 12, according to Shannon Livick, assistant to the executive dean at PCC Southwest....

DATE: May 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores accepts Cooper’s resignation, moves forward with health clinic

The Dolores School District Re-4A on May 10 met in executive session with Superintendent Scott Cooper, Montezuma County Sheriff Steve Nowlin and District Attorney Will Furse about the sheriff’s...

DATE: May 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News