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Eli Tomac crashes during 450SX duel in Massachusetts, finishes second

Eli Tomac of Cortez finished second Saturday in the 450 Supercross in Foxborough, Massachusetts, after a fierce late-lap duel with Marvin Musquin for the lead. Musquin led Tomac for 21 laps until...

DATE: April 21, 2018 | UPDATED: 7 hours 14 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos track teams stand out in Bayfield

Since arriving at Mancos High School just over four years ago, Jake McKie and Simon Kearns have pushed each other through countless training runs and competed side-by-side. Therefore, it seemed...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dove Creek baseball team routed by Nucla

Coming off an impressive win over Rangely and a narrow loss to Meeker, the Dove Creek High School baseball team returned to action on the road against Nucla High School on April 17 and suffered a...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dove Creek track teams shine in Bayfield

Undeterred by gusts of wind and stiff competition, members of the Dove Creek High School track team traveled to Bayfield for the Pine River Invitational on April 14 and performed well. Leading the...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores track teams enjoy success in Bayfield

Although very few members of the Dolores High School track team finished in the Top 15 in individual events at the Pine River Invitational in Bayfield on April 13, those who did generally finished...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

M-CHS basketball players receive postseason honors

After a season that saw the Montezuma-Cortez High School boys basketball team finish with a winning record for the first time in 10 years and qualify for the state tournament, it was fitting that...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | UPDATED: 2 days 17 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Freeze warning is in effect at midnight in Montezuma County

A freeze warning is in effect from midnight until 9 a.m. Wednesday for much of Western Colorado, from Mancos and Cortez to Gateway, according to the National Weather Service. Locations include...

DATE: April 17, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 10 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Strong winds expected tonight in western Colorado, eastern Utah

A wind advisory is in effect until noon Tuesday for much of western Colorado and eastern Utah, with gusts reaching 50 mph. Locations include Cortez, Dove Creek, Dolores and Mancos. They stretch as...

DATE: April 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Southwest Health System fires CFO, hires interim CEO

Community Hospital Consulting, the management and consulting arm of Community Hospital Corp., announced Monday that Anthony G. Sudduth is the interim CEO for Southwest Health System, effective...

DATE: April 16, 2018 | UPDATED: 2 days 11 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

M-CHS track teams perform well in Bayfield

Competing against several of Southwest Colorado’s finest teams at the Pine River Invitational in Bayfield on April 14, the Montezuma-Cortez High School boys and girls track teams performed as well...

DATE: April 16, 2018 | UPDATED: 5 days 5 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Panthers suffer tough losses to Pagosa Springs

At times during the Montezuma-Cortez High School baseball team’s games against Pagosa Springs on April 13, the wind became so cold that players pulled hoods over their faces and coaches shivered in...

DATE: April 16, 2018 | UPDATED: 5 days 5 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Dove Creek baseball impresses in Norwood

If anyone had doubts about the Dove Creek High School baseball team’s status as one of the top Class 1A teams in the state, those doubts were erased in Norwood on April 13. Playing the first game...

DATE: April 16, 2018 | UPDATED: 5 days 12 hours ago | CATEGORY: High School Sports