Cortez Conquistador Golf Course to hire superintendent

The Cortez Golf Advisory Board voted Wednesday to create a position to replace two outgoing Conquistador Golf Course employees. Parks, Recreation and Forestry Director Dean Palmquist on Tuesday...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez council considers charging snowbirds for water, trash

In a Tuesday workshop, the Cortez City Council discussed the possibility of changing the city policy on water and trash fees for residents who don’t live there in the winter. Public Works Director...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Three-car crash closes U.S. 491 near Cortez; four hospitalized

A three-vehicle collision Friday afternoon resulted in multiple injuries and shut down U.S. Highway 491 near County Road N for about two hours. Cortez and Lewis-Arriola firefighters, Colorado State...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Aneth man pleads guilty to DUI after crash on West Fork Road

An Aneth, Utah, man who crashed on the West Fork Road on July 4, injuring four people, has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor DUI and misdemeanor child abuse, according to the District Attorney’s...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez teachers walking for pay raise, new buses

Teachers from Montezuma-Cortez school district are conducting a series of neighborhood walks in support of a proposed tax to pay for buses, computers and salary increases. Kemper Elementary School...

DATE: Sept. 29, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Moose captured on video battling head-to-head in Silverton

It’s hard to find a significant other, even for moose. On Tuesday, a lucky visitor in Silverton, Theresa Willingham Bush, captured a high-quality video of two big bull moose battling head-to-head...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ute Mountain Ute leader tapped for museum

Towaoc local and former Ute Mountain Ute tribal councilwoman Regina Lopez-Whiteskunk has been hired as the new education coordinator for the Ute Indian Museum in Montrose. She will be providing...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez council tables change of premises for KSJD

KSJD Radio’s latest effort to create a designated area for outdoor drinking and dining near the Sunflower Theatre was tabled during a busy Cortez City Council meeting on Tuesday. During one of four...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

M-CHS golfers Keetch, Rudosky qualify for state

After stellar seasons that included Top 10 finishes in numerous tournaments, Montezuma-Cortez High School golfers Blake Keetch and Cris Rudosky are set to compete in the Class 3A State Tournament....

DATE: Sept. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dove Creek football destroys Shiprock Northwest, 74-0

Before kicking off against Shiprock Northwest at home on Sept. 27, Dove Creek’s High School football team appeared focused. Fire burned in the eyes of junior lineman J.D. Dennison, and looks of...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

United Way honors contributors at Breakfast of Champions event

United Way of Southwest Colorado honored several Montezuma County volunteers and businesses at the annual Breakfast of Champions on Tuesday. The nonprofit group recognized people who contributed...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ski season is upon us: Here are the deals

Ski passes are available for Telluride, Ski Hesperus and Purgatory. Telluride kicks off its Four Corners pass sale in Cortez on Saturday, Sept. 30, at Slaven’s True Value, 237 W. Main St., from 9...

DATE: Sept. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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