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Area to see fewer deer licenses in 2012

Declining population a concern for Southwest Colorado region

DATE: May 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Tug of roar

DATE: May 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Local candidate’s forum is Monday night

A Meet the Candidates Night sponsored by the San Juan Basin Farm Bureau will be held Monday, May 21 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Montezuma County Annex Building located at 103 N. Chestnut, Cortez. Doors...

DATE: May 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

BEST official tours M-CHS

In hopes that the Montezuma-Cortez School District Re-1 will receive a little more than $21 million from the 2012-13 Building Excellent Schools Today grant funds, a district administrator showed a...

DATE: May 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Community college shakeup

About 13 hours after Southwest Colorado Community College solicited community feedback for its 2012-2015 Strategic Plan Wednesday evening, Pueblo Community College gave two deans their walking...

DATE: May 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Probation for Calif. man who killed motorcyclist

Man struck with SUV on Mesa Verde overpass in August 2011By Reid WrightJournal Staff WriterA California man was sentenced to probation in connection to the death of a motorcyclist on the Mesa Verde...

DATE: May 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Council looks at the future of education

A discussion on the future of education in Cortez will be held at the Cortez City Council Workshop meeting, set for 6:15 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall, 210 East Main St. in Cortez.The council is then...

DATE: May 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Grace’s kitchen needs cook’s helper

Grace’s Soup Kitchen is in need of a cook’s helper on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 to 11:45. Grace’s is a non-profit, all-volunteer, private organization supported by St. Barnabas Episcopal Church...

DATE: May 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Southwest Open School 2012 Graduation

Southwest Open School’s Graduation ceremonies will be held on Thursday, May 24 at 7 p.m. at the Montezuma County Annex. The public is welcome to attend. For more information, call 565-1150.

DATE: May 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Senior property tax exemption returns

The Colorado State Legislature passed a House Bill and it was signed into law by the Gov. Hickenlooper on May 7 to reinstate the senior exemption.The senior property tax exemption has been...

DATE: May 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Etnier again looks to court in board battle

Cortez Sanitation District board candidate Don Etnier, who finished last in the recent election, filed a suit challenging the election before the results were even certified.In a suit filed against...

DATE: May 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Free national park passes for active military

Today (May 19) is Armed Forces Day, and the National Park Service will begin issuing an annual pass offering free entrance to all 397 national parks for active duty military members and their...

DATE: May 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News