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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

Rachel Allen graduates from Northern Colorado

The Journal Rachel Allen, of Cortez, graduated on May 5 from the University of Northern Colorado, in Greeley, with a bachelor’s degree in nursing. She graduated summa cum laude, with a GPA of...

DATE: May 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Marijuana taxes aren’t a silver bullet for school funding

Tax revenue generated by legal recreational marijuana is nice to have for some noneducational building costs, but it’s not going to turn around the tight school funding situation in Colorado any...

DATE: May 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores rejoins 1A Southern Peaks Conference, CHSAA says

The Dolores High School football team will play in the 1A Southern Peaks conference this fall, according to Bert Borgmann, assistant commissioner at the Colorado High School Activities Association....

DATE: May 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cooper resigns as Dolores Schools superintendent

Scott Cooper, superintendent of Dolores Schools, has announced he is resigning to take a job at a large school district in Grand Junction. He informed the school board yesterday and told staff this...

DATE: May 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos school board holds open house about construction

Mancos School District Re-4A held an open house Monday night to answer community questions and concerns about upcoming construction. Owner’s representative Monty Guiles led the meeting, presenting...

DATE: May 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

PCC opens new nursing division on July 1

Pueblo Community College has created a Division of Nursing to accommodate growing demand and the addition of a bachelor’s degree in nursing, according to a news release. The division will begin...

DATE: May 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News