New public roads trigger lawsuit against county

When Montezuma County commissioners approved public roads at a Summit Lake West subdivision for access to Bureau of Land Management land, it put an unfair maintenance burden on residents, according...

DATE: Oct. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

‘Caravan’ of sanctuary advocates is headed for Mancos

Representatives from sanctuary churches and coalitions from across Colorado will meet in Mancos this weekend to show support for immigrants at risk of deportation. According to a news release from...

DATE: Oct. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

State, Virginia accreditation teams visit school district

Teams from Colorado Department of Education and the University of Virginia visited four schools in the Montezuma-Cortez School Re-1 School District to assess improvement. The University of Virginia...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

School board submits request to be taken ‘off the clock’

Lori Haukeness, superintendent of the Montezuma Cortez Re-1 School District, has announced that the retired high school has entered full abatement, and demolition could begin in a few months....

DATE: Oct. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Fishing the easy way

Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials gave away about 1,500 kokanee salmon at Joe Rowell Park on Thursday, and plan another giveaway on Oct. 26 at 3 p.m. Oct. 26. To be eligible for the giveaway,...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ride the Ancients raises money for cancer patients

Ben Voymas, an Osprey employee out of Ogden, Utah, had the fastest time in the Ride of the Ancients century ride Oct. 8. He completed the 100-mile course that circles Canyons of the Ancients...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

Trump’s health subsidy cuts may not hit local enrollment

Local organizations expect enrollment in the state’s health insurance exchange to be strong, despite President Donald Trump’s recent elimination of cost-sharing payments to insurance companies....

DATE: Oct. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

County hears offer to continue funding CSU Extension

Montezuma County commissioners are reconsidering their preliminary decision to defund the Colorado State University Extension office, which includes the popular 4-H program. The commissioners said...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Two investigated after pot is found in traffic stop

Two men face a federal investigation after they were pulled over near Towaoc on Oct. 10 with a large amount of commercial marijuana in their vehicle. Montezuma County Sheriff’s Office deputies...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez named one of the ‘most beautiful places’

In an article on Flights.com, Cortez was named one of “The 10 Most Beautiful Places You Have to See in Person.” Resorts, churches and trails from Connecticut to California were named on the list....

DATE: Oct. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Fashion show to benefit cancer patients

Love on a Hanger will host its seventh annual “Pretty in Pink” fashion show on Oct. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Four Seasons Greenhouse and Nursery. Tickets start at $20 for general admission and $30 for...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

What school board members want from Colorado's next governor

Late last week, nine candidates for Colorado governor came together to talk education , addressing an annual fall conference of school board members. Now, we’re giving some of those audience...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

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