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Two courts in a single place?

Officials with the 22nd Judicial District approached the Montezuma County Commissioners Monday with the possibility of combining the county and district courthouses into one building.The proposed...

DATE: May 17, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

PHOTO: Supporting veterans

DATE: May 17, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

PHOTO: Blowing in the wind

DATE: May 17, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Community Calendar

The Cortez Journal encourages people to submit announcements about upcoming events for the Community Calendar. Send announcements to news@cortezjournal.com. Items submitted at least two weeks in...

DATE: May 15, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

PHOTOS: Feathered festival

DATE: May 15, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Man arrested after high-speed chase

A local man was arrested after leading law enforcement on a high-speed chase from Cortez toward Towaoc Sunday.Kenneth Bancroft, 18, is accused of nearly colliding with a vehicle while driving a...

DATE: May 15, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Re-1 budget battle begins

The Montezuma-Cortez School District Re-1 is trying to find a way to trim $1.2 million off its 2012-13 budget due to some budget decisions in past years that could be reversed in the upcoming...

DATE: May 15, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

City looks at new pot rules

The Cortez City Council is taking a first stab at regulating medical marijuana caregivers on a municipal level.Although caregivers may not be banned due to protections under the Colorado...

DATE: May 15, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Treasure of Cortez kicks off Wednesday

Land ho, ye scurvy mates.The Treasure of Cortez will “wash ashore” next month, but buccaneers will have to weave a trail of clues if they want to unlock the secret to glittering booty.Local...

DATE: May 15, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

PHOTO: Walking for funds

DATE: May 12, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Stamp Out Hunger food drive is today

The Cortez branch of the United States Postal Service and the National Association of Letter Carriers have announced their 2012 Stamp Out Hunger food drive. Today (May 12), letter carriers across...

DATE: May 12, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Community Calendar

The Cortez Journal encourages people to submit announcements about upcoming events for the Community Calendar. Send announcements to news@cortezjournal.com. Items submitted at least two weeks in...

DATE: May 12, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News