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School board will discuss Battle Rock contract

The Montezuma-Cortez School District Re-1 Board of Education will hold a work session at 6 p.m. and a regular board meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 12, in the Downey Administration Building, 400...

DATE: April 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Western Slope Honor Flight flies veterans to D.C. for free

Western Slope Honor Flight, based in Grand Junction, will take its fourth chartered flight to Washington D.C. with 105 World War II veterans on Wednesday and Thursday, May 4-5. This flight is free...

DATE: April 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Early childhood health fair will offer screenings

In Celebration of the Month of the Young Child, the Montelores Early Childhood Council (MECC), San Juan Board of Cooperative Educational Services (SJBOCES) and the Montezuma County Health...

DATE: April 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

SWOS plans charter board meeting

There will be a meeting of Southwest Open School’s Charter Board at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, April 11. The meeting will be in the Dolores Student Center at the Southwest Open School, 401 N. Dolores...

DATE: April 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Scam targets businesses for fees

Linda Morton of Morton Financial Services of Cortez said she received an official-looking letter Wednesday saying she needed to pay a $225 processing fee or be subject to penalty. She said she...

DATE: April 9, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Woodworker Kevin DesPlanques rocks

Sculptor shapes exotic wood into artworks

DATE: April 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Log wash

DATE: April 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Garner: Recall council

With less than a month remaining before the Cortez municipal recall election and no candidates registered as potential replacements, recall committee member Bud Garner is sticking to his guns —...

DATE: April 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Youths hope show will go on

More than half of the Montezuma-Cortez High School theater students confirmed to travel to Scotland this summer for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the world’s largest performing arts festival, have...

DATE: April 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Forest roads open when dry

Spring is gradually coming to national forest lands in the Dolores Public Lands area, and as quickly as roads dry out enough to support vehicle traffic, forest officials are swinging gates open. A...

DATE: April 7, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Home and Garden Show offers wide variety

Vendors prepare to show goodsat annual event

DATE: April 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News

Patrol requests wreck probe

DURANGO — The Colorado State Patrol has asked engineers to investigate why two vehicles caught fire in a triple-fatal crash west of Durango.The two survivors of the head-on collision March 22 on...

DATE: April 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News