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Contractors plan to finish median project in October

Cortez’s $1 million Access Control Plan, which includes building medians on Main Street, is expected to be completed by the end of October, contractors and the city say. The project is funded by...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2018 | UPDATED: 6 days 15 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Filmmakers looking for old cars for Hunter S. Thompson movie

“Freak Power,” the movie about author and counterculturist Hunter S. Thompson’s run for Pitkin County sheriff, is shooting in Silverton, and filmmakers might just need your old, rusty car....

DATE: Sept. 13, 2018 | UPDATED: 6 days 11 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos volleyball team wins three straight over SJBL competition

After an impressive stretch that included victories over three San Juan Basin League foes, the Mancos High School volleyball team is brimming with confidence, and players are smiling as a result of...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2018 | UPDATED: 6 days 11 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Mistake nullifies Dolores school board appointment

An improper executive session held by the Dolores RE-4A School Board has nullified a board appointment, reports Superintendent Phil Kasper. The mistake came after interviews of several candidates...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2018 | UPDATED: 5 days 16 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos to install charging station, repair risky water system

The agenda item “Unfinished Business” took center stage at Wednesday’s Mancos Town Board meeting. First in that category was an update on the town’s new water tank project. SGM Engineering, the...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2018 | UPDATED: 5 days 10 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Four more forums held for county commissioner candidates

There are four more forums to hear from candidates running for the District 1 seat of the Montezuma County Board of Commissioners. Candidates are Republican Jim Candelaria, unaffiliated Steve...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2018 | UPDATED: 5 days 11 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Appeals court overturns murder conviction, citing judicial bias

A murder conviction from 2014 has been overturned by the Colorado Court of Appeals, which found Chief District Judge Jeffrey Wilson expressed bias before the jury trial when he called the crime a...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2018 | UPDATED: 5 days 6 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango Burger King temporarily closes after arrest of manager

Durango’s Burger King closed abruptly Thursday after its general manager was arrested on suspicion of fraud and identity theft. In a whopper of a day, Burger King employees scrambled to shut doors...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2018 | UPDATED: 5 days 5 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

The Times called an audible and fumbled

When The New York Times published an anonymous opinion piece last week purporting to be written by a senior member of the Donald Trump administration and claiming that the author and others were...

DATE: Sept. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Editorials

Telluride schools, fire department put mill levy on ballot

Telluride schools seek mill levy increase Telluride School District R-1 will ask voters in November to approve a mill levy increase amounting to $11.61 per $100,000 of a property’s assessed value. ...

DATE: Sept. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

4Corners Community Band keeps spirit of July Fourth alive

Most of us will agree that a parade is not complete without the beat of the drums and the toot of the horns. John Phillip Sousa would agree! For 14 years, 4Corners Community Band directors Dani...

DATE: Sept. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Thank You Letters