Friday night: Riders put on show at Ute Mountain rodeo

With Queen’s rendition of “We Will Rock You” blaring over the loud speakers and more than 1,000 fans vigorously exercising their voice boxes, 14 bull riders stood Friday night near the Montezuma...

DATE: June 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Five sentenced for assault, alcohol offenses

Five people were sentenced in Montezuma County Court before Judge JenniLynn Lawrence last week. On Monday, Brett Robsion and Herbert Cayatineto were granted deferred sentencing judgments in...

DATE: June 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Public memorial for Ray Harriman planned for Panther Stadium

A celebration of life for Ray Harriman will take place at 6 p.m. Friday, June 16, at Panther Stadium. The public is invited to the service at the football field, located at Cortez Middle School....

DATE: June 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Stars shine in Ute Mountain Roundup Rodeo’s opening night

The Ute Mountain Roundup Rodeo opened Wednesday night with an exciting array of fireworks, a stirring singing of “God Bless America” and thrilling rides by some of rodeo’s biggest stars. Bull rider...

DATE: June 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Tanner Lockhart rides home for Roundup Rodeo

When the saddle bronc event rolled around at the Ute Mountain Rodeo on Thursday, local fans will more than likely recognize the familiar face of Tanner Lockhart amongst the crowd. A Dolores High...

DATE: June 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Local barrel racer raises, then trains horses

Falena Hunter, of Montezuma County, has been racing and raising barrel horses for more than 15 years. Her competitive streak and quick horse, Dottie, are a good combination for this years...

DATE: June 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dolores bronc rider Kody Gregory comes home

Bareback bronc rider Kody Gregory, of Dolores, is competing for New Mexico State University on a full-ride rodeo scholarship. He is thrilled to be competing at the professional level at his...

DATE: June 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Panthers’ Passell named manager of the year

Since being hired as the manager of the Montezuma-Cortez High School baseball team two years ago, Tim Passell has helped transform the Panthers into one of the most exciting young teams in the...

DATE: June 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Rescuers respond to mountain bike crash at Phil’s World

Rescue crews responded Tuesday to a 911 call after a man crashed his mountain bike at Phil’s World on the Rib Cage section. The 911 call came in at 10:40 a.m. for a man who crashed and sustained...

DATE: June 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mussel expert to speak tonight in Dolores

Colorado Parks and Wildlife will give a presentation on the risk of invasive mussels to Colorado waterways on Thursday, June 8, at 7 p.m., at the Dolores Community Center, 400 Riverside Ave....

DATE: June 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rodeo announcer explains it all

Announcer Jody Carper has been introducing riders and doing play-by-play reports for the Ute Mountain Rodeo since 2009. “The great people keep bringing me back,” he says. “It is very professionally...

DATE: June 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Barrelman has comedic, dangerous job

Veteran barrelman John Harrison has one of the strangest jobs imaginable, and he is part of a comedic cult of rodeo society. Every rodeo competition, he climbs into a reinforced barrel, then gets...

DATE: June 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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