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Cyclo-cross competition comes to Cortez

For the majority of cyclists, cold, wet weather provides a good reason to stay indoors. For cyclo-cross competitors however, such weather provides the perfect opportunity to get out and ride. ...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2013 | CATEGORY: More Sports

M-CHS grad Conrads excels for Colorado Mesa

As a student at Montezuma-Cortez High School, Micah Conrads starred in three sports, excelled in the classroom and sported one of the best hairdos that this area has ever seen. Now a junior a...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2013 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Students participate in competition

Presenting on topics ranging from xenotransplantation to food safety, students from Cortez, Dove Creek, Dolores and three other high schools congregated at Montezuma-Cortez High School to compete...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2013 | CATEGORY: Education

Panthers place six on all-conference team

Following a 3-7 season in which the Montezuma-Cortez High School football team looked much improved, six Panthers' players were selected to the West Slope League All Conference Team. Panthers'...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2013 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Athlete of the week: Wesley Kirks

Half way through her second year of high school, Montezuma-Cortez High School sophomore Wesley Kirks is making a name for herself on and off the athletic field. A talented four-sport athlete who...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2013 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bulldogs to participate in all-state game

Fresh off stellar individual seasons in which they helped lead the Dove Creek Bulldogs volleyball team to 26-1 record, Shelbie Knuckles and Madison Young have been selected to participate in the...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2013 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Panthers place six players on all-conference team

Following a 3-7 season in which the Montezuma-Cortez High School football team looked much improved, six Panthers’ players were selected to the West Slope League All Conference Team. “It’s very...

DATE: Nov. 14, 2013 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Scoring error costs Dove Creek

Four days after the Dove Creek volleyball team's loss to Fleming in the semifinals of the Colorado 1A state volleyball tournament, it appears that a scoring error cost the Bulldogs. It occurred in...

DATE: Nov. 13, 2013 | CATEGORY: DS - Sports

Scorers' mistake may have cost Bulldogs

Four days after the Dove Creek volleyball team’s loss to Fleming in the semifinals of the Colorado 1A state volleyball tournament, it appears as if a scoring error may have cost the Bulldogs. The...

DATE: Nov. 13, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bulldogs fall short of state title

For the Dove Creek Bulldogs, a volleyball season defined by the elation of victory ended with an agonizing defeat at the Denver Coliseum. TOUGH LOSS TO FLEMING Playing against the Fleming...

DATE: Nov. 12, 2013 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Veterans Day parade draws crowd

Showing support for the community’s many veterans, scores of people lined Montezuma Avenue for the annual Cortez Veteran’s Day Parade on Nov. 11. Known officially as the Ray Candelaria Memorial...

DATE: Nov. 12, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dove Creek falls in state semis

One win away from the state finals, the Dove Creek Bulldogs volleyball team picked a bad time to lose its first game. Playing against the Flemming Eagles at the Denver Coliseum on Nov. 9, the...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News