Dove Creek football team races to win over Dolores

Opening its season against Dolores High School on Aug. 24, the Dove Creek football team showed why it has so many local fans excited. Among the most impressive aspects of the Bulldogs’ 56-0 shutout...

DATE: Aug. 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Three chances to meet candidates for Montezuma County commissioner

Three public meetings are planned leading up to the Montezuma County Board of Commissioners election in November. Tuesday night, the Southwest Colorado Livestock Association will host a forum of...

DATE: Aug. 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

M-CHS football team dropped by Bloomfield in season opener

After a light pole fell into the stands at its home stadium and caused significant damage, the Montezuma-Cortez High School football team migrated to Dolores High School’s field for its home opener...

DATE: Aug. 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dove Creek volleyball team opens season with consecutive wins

After falling one win short of a state tournament appearance last season, this year’s rendition of the Dove Creek High School girls volleyball team played its first two games of the season as if it...

DATE: Aug. 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Eli Tomac wins second straight pro motocross championship

Eli Tomac raced through a muddy course Saturday in Indiana to win his second straight championship in the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross series. He became the first rider to repeat as 450 class motocross...

DATE: Aug. 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Three locals named champion at Colorado State Fair

Following are results from the 4-H Club exhibits at the Colorado State Fair. Champions and reserve champions are highlighted with an arrow. Montezuma County Jessalyn Bay-Voit 2115: Adv Photography...

DATE: Aug. 27, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Memorial for Rosa Sabido’s mother set for Saturday in Mancos

A memorial Mass and service are planned for Sept. 1 for the mother of Rosa Sabido, an undocumented immigrant who has been living in sanctuary at Mancos United Methodist Church since June 2017....

DATE: Aug. 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

San Juan Regional to offer Cortez career fair

San Juan Regional Medical Center will hold a career fair to showcase health care positions for caregivers from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday at the Hampton Inn, 2244 E. Hawkins St., in Cortez. The...

DATE: Aug. 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: LIFESTYLE04

Montezuma-Cortez’s football game moved to Dolores

Because of wind damage at Panther Field, Friday’s Montezuma-Cortez High School football game against Bloomfield on Aug. 24 will be held at Dolores High School. It starts at 7 p.m. Friday, M-CHS...

DATE: Aug. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Dove Creek football team set for its season

Entering it season with a roster full of talented youngsters and two stalwart upperclassmen anchoring its offensive line, Dove Creek High School football team is oozing with potential. What has...

DATE: Aug. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

The Bridge Shelter plans September groundbreaking

The Bridge Shelter announced on Monday that it will host a public groundbreaking for its new building on Sept. 6 at 9 a.m. The shelter, which was designed by RMBA Architects of Durango, will be...

DATE: Aug. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma-Cortez CMAS scores improve; SATs dip

Elementary and middle school students in Montezuma-Cortez schools showed improvement in English and math test scores, according to results released last week by the Colorado Department of...

DATE: Aug. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News