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Garner: Recall council

With less than a month remaining before the Cortez municipal recall election and no candidates registered as potential replacements, recall committee member Bud Garner is sticking to his guns —...

DATE: April 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Youths hope show will go on

More than half of the Montezuma-Cortez High School theater students confirmed to travel to Scotland this summer for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the world’s largest performing arts festival, have...

DATE: April 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Forest roads open when dry

Spring is gradually coming to national forest lands in the Dolores Public Lands area, and as quickly as roads dry out enough to support vehicle traffic, forest officials are swinging gates open. A...

DATE: April 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Home and Garden Show offers wide variety

Vendors prepare to show goodsat annual event

DATE: April 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Patrol requests wreck probe

DURANGO — The Colorado State Patrol has asked engineers to investigate why two vehicles caught fire in a triple-fatal crash west of Durango.The two survivors of the head-on collision March 22 on...

DATE: April 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Youth rodeo

The Colorado State High School and Junior High Rodeo Association kicked off its season at the Montezuma County Fairgrounds Indoor Arena on Saturday and Sunday.Boys and girls from across the state...

DATE: April 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Forest road map targets hunts

Motorized game retrieval on public lands was the major topic of discussion at the Montezuma County Board of Commissioner’s meeting Monday morning.County commissioners met with representatives from...

DATE: April 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Fire burns 150 acres

A wildfire caused by an out-of-control campfire scorched approximately 150 acres of public land northeast of Pleasant View over the weekend.The fire was fully contained Monday, according to a...

DATE: April 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

City releases schedule for residential street sweeping

The city of Cortez will be sweep streets in residential areas starting Monday to clean up residue from the winter sanding efforts.The sweepers will be out from 7:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. with the...

DATE: April 2, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

CDOT works on Highway 160

The Colorado Department of Transportation is rehabilitating a section of U.S. Highway 160 near Aztec Creek, west of the junction with U.S. Highway 491 between mile points 11 and 18 on the Ute...

DATE: April 2, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Hikes access Mesa Verde sites

Mesa Verde National Park joined with its partner, the nonprofit Mesa Verde Institute, to provide visitors with new opportunities and experiences in the park this season. These four ranger-guided...

DATE: April 2, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Pinon Project forms Job Club

With a local unemployment rate of 11 percent, The Pinon Project in Cortez is sponsoring a weekly job club for area residents seeking work to come together for support and job training. According to...

DATE: April 2, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News