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Wood stove starts attic fire in MacArthur Avenue home

A wood stove caused an attic fire at a Cortez home on E. MacArthur Ave. Wednesday morning. Around 9:15 a.m., two residents of the home suspected an attic fire, called 911 and evacuated with a small...

DATE: Oct. 30, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos water line replacements under way

The town of Mancos is currently replacing water main and service lines along Sunset Drive. The project aims to upgrade aging infrastructure, and is expected to wrap up around Nov. 18. Once...

DATE: Oct. 30, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Breathalyzer use sparks Mancos parents’ concerns

At a work session before the Oct. 21 school board meeting, community members were invited to share their concerns regarding the recent decision to give breath analysis tests to Mancos High School...

DATE: Oct. 30, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Median home prices up in Cortez, Montezuma County

The median sales price for a single-family home in Cortez is $212,000, up 21% year-to-date as of Sept. 31. At $244,000 in Montezuma County, the sales price is up 9.7%. The numbers come from the...

DATE: Oct. 30, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Farmington man resentenced in 2012 murder of Ignacio resident

A Farmington man who was sentenced to life in prison after being found guilty of murdering an Ignacio man has been resentenced to 24 years behind bars after having his conviction overturned and...

DATE: Oct. 29, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango climate activist makes second attempt to unseat Scott Tipton

Democrat Root Routledge is running to unseat Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Colo., for the second time, on a platform centered strongly around climate activism. Routledge’s campaign is a solo operation....

DATE: Oct. 29, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Buyer of U.S. Forest Service’s Trimble property revealed

A Florida company has been revealed as the winner in a bidding war for a prime piece of undeveloped property in the Animas Valley previously owned by the U.S. Forest Service that sold for nearly...

DATE: Oct. 29, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bridge thanks volunteers who helped to open shelter

I would like to thank the many volunteers who helped move, unload, unpack, clean, assemble furniture, prepare food for the opening, publicize, decorate and in many ways support the opening of the...

DATE: Oct. 29, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Forum to discuss future of Dolores campus

The Dolores School District Re-4A is planning a big campus renovation, and staff is seeking community input on some key decisions. This year, the district plans to apply for a Building Excellent...

DATE: Oct. 29, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Kokanee arrive last minute for Dolores fish giveaway

A kokanee salmon giveaway in Dolores that was nearly canceled because of a small spawn was saved at the last minute Thursday when a school of 250 to 300 salmon swam up the Dolores River to a...

DATE: Oct. 29, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores workshop topic is marijuana moratorium

The Journal The Dolores Town Board will discuss the retail marijuana moratorium at a Nov. 4 workshop beginning at 6:30 p.m. Dolores’ moratorium on retail marijuana shops and retail grow facilities...

DATE: Oct. 29, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores Ranger District plans to burn slash piles

The Journal The San Juan Forest Dolores Ranger District plans to burn slash piles generated from forest thinning and timber sales in the Chicken Creek, Spring Creek, Taylor Mesa and Lake Canyon...

DATE: Oct. 29, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

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