News

MVI will check water allocation through irrigation season

The Board of Directors of the Montezuma Valley Irrigation Company will revisit its water allocation monthly through the irrigation season. In spite of a reduced yield from the snowpack, overall...

DATE: May 28, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Southwest Colo. is land of inspiration

Sandstone carved from eons of spring winds and summer rains, alcoves containing hints of Ancestral Puebloan cultures — Canyons of the Ancients National Monument provides a landscape that can spark...

DATE: May 28, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Diverse range of artists featured

Four selected for inaugural yearBy Russell SmythJournal Staff WriterWhen sandstone in Canyons of the Ancients National Monument speak, artist Joyce Heuman listens.“Right now I am just focusing on...

DATE: May 28, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Discovery violation leads to plea deal in Bieber case

A local woman pleaded guilty last week to false imprisonment for hiding her four children for nearly a year from their custodial father.Deputies of the Montezuma County Sheriff’s Office located...

DATE: May 28, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

DA candidate Furse reaches out to officials

Will Furse, candidate for 22nd Judicial District Attorney, Thursday night met with 12 people he invited to a dinner at The Farm Bistro where he outlined his platform in his bid to defeat incumbent...

DATE: May 25, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

BEST needs to see proof

Even before the Building Excellent Schools Today Board decides which school districts it will fund on requests, it wants proof that the school districts will be able to manage the funds in a...

DATE: May 25, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez Middle School students spend time in the field

For the last month Lisa Gatzke’s eighth-grade class has been studying the Civil War and the people who fought in it.Gatzke took her students to the Cortez Cemetery Thursday morning so they could...

DATE: May 25, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Great catch

DATE: May 25, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Annual visitor guide is out

The Cortez Journal’s annual Southwest Colorado Visitor Guide is out and in today’s newspaper.The guide gives readers a look at the region, its communities, attractions, restaurants, lodging...

DATE: May 25, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Deadline near for Battle Rock School applications

Battle Rock Charter Elementary School is now accepting applications for grades K-6 for the 2012-2013 school year. Enrollment will be limited so families are encouraged to apply soon and no later...

DATE: May 25, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News


Fire danger high

With the hot temperatures and dry conditions that have consumed the region through the spring, officials are warning residents to be extra careful over the Memorial Day holiday weekend. With the...

DATE: May 25, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Memorial Day Services

Services by American Legion Post 75 The American Legion Post 75 invites the public to several Memorial Day programs. Starting at 6 a.m. on Monday, May 28, there will be a morning memorial sunrise...

DATE: May 25, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

click here to add your event
Area Events
Directory Plus

Search Directory Plus

Find:
Where: