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Bridge Emergency Shelter seeks temporary home

The Bridge Emergency Shelter has found itself in limbo again as the Children’s Kiva Montessori School plans to move into its location this fall. Members of the homeless shelter’s board of directors...

DATE: April 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Four Montezuma students are awarded esteemed Daniels scholarships

Four local high school seniors have received the Daniels Fund Scholarship to any two- or four-year accredited nonprofit college or university in the United States. Josie Sitton, Ben Chupp, Maddi...

DATE: April 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Online surveys available for Fort Lewis College presidential candidates

Fort Lewis College has created online feedback surveys for community members to comment about the three finalists vying to become the school’s next president. The surveys for each candidate are...

DATE: April 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Dolores athletic director and coach Chris Trusler reportedly may resign

The Dolores School Board on Thursday was scheduled to consider the resignation of athletic director and football coach Chris Trusler, who has drawn mounting criticism from parents and residents...

DATE: April 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Middle School honor roll, third quarter

High Honors 4.0 GPA Sixth grade Braxton Dennison, Chloe Endres, Elizabeth Lund, Clara Most, Mandi Peacock, and Samantha Simmons Seventh grade Nancy Lou Bandy, Riley Cannon, Sophie Eschallier, Lilly...

DATE: April 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

M-CHS holds lockdown drill and on-site evacuation

Montezuma-Cortez High School Principal Jason Wayman thanked students, staff and emergency personnel for participating in its lockdown and evacuation drill on Thursday. According to district Safety...

DATE: April 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Children’s Kiva receives go-ahead from Planning and Zoning

The Cortez Planning and Zoning Commission on Tuesday approved an application for a conditional use permit for the Children’s Kiva Montessori School to move into the former Montezuma County Justice...

DATE: April 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

SWOS appoints Matt Keefauver as new director

Matt Keefauver is the new director of Southwest Open School, according to an announcement on the school’s Facebook page on April 3. Previous director Charlotte Wolf announced her upcoming...

DATE: April 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Petition seeks to recall two Dolores School Board members

A petition filed with Montezuma County seeks to recall Dolores School Board President Dee Prock and school board member Vangi McCoy. The petition claims that both school both members have failed to...

DATE: April 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores Schools to register kindergarten and out-of-district students

The Dolores School District will open registration for kindergarten and out-of-district elementary students on April 5 from noon to 6 p.m. at the elementary school. To register a new student, the...

DATE: April 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Teacher’s experiment aims to reach every student

DENVER (AP) – Sometimes it’s tough for one group of kids to get going in a fifth-grade class at Colorado Springs’ Trailblazer Elementary. “When I get off track, it’s sometimes because it’s loud in...

DATE: April 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News