News

Weekly court briefs

Trial date set for convicted sex offender A 54-year-old convicted sex offender is expected to face a jury of his peers on nine new felony sexual assault charges starting on May 19. Andrew Allmon of...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

State approves Wildcat Mining’s plan to repair unstable road

DENVER – Wildcat Mining can regain its permit for a gold mine in La Plata Canyon, as long as it executes a plan to fix an unstable road that’s been a problem for four years, state regulators...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Victorian dressmaking

DATE: Feb. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Volunteer firefighters needed in Cortez

Have you wanted to have a positive impact on those in your community? Now is your chance. The Cortez Fire Protection District is accepting applications for volunteer firefighters. If you want to...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Trustees pass big-box moratorium

Mancos town trustees passed an emergency ordinance to extend a ban on large retail stores until June during the board meeting Feb. 12. But one board member stood in stark opposition to the ban on...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Valley Lions Club is named Citizen of the Year

For the second year in a row, the Citizen of the Year Award couldn’t be bestowed on just one person. At a ceremony on Thursday, the fire chief presented The Mancos Valley Lions Club with the...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Science building falls

DATE: Feb. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Flipping out

DATE: Feb. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

State yanks Red Arrow’s permit

DENVER – State regulators revoked Red Arrow Gold Corp.’s mining permit Wednesday after the company failed to follow orders to clean up an illegal, mercury-tainted mill just outside Mancos. Red...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Re-1 faces worst-case shortfall of $750,000

The Montezuma-Cortez Re-1 school district may face a budget deficit of up to $750,000 this year, potentially eating into the district’s savings for a fifth consecutive year. “The budget is not in...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Winter bodes well for McPhee Reservoir

The news for McPhee reservoir is better than last year for farmers, but again looks grim for a whitewater release for boaters below the dam. An improving winter has put snowpack for the Dolores...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Man gets probation in purse snatching

On Tuesday, a Cortez man was placed on 12 months of supervised probation in connection to a purse snatching. District Attorney Will Furse said Terry Emmons, 28, was walking inside Wal-mart for a...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

click here to add your event
Area Events
Directory Plus

Search Directory Plus

Find:
Where: