Eight peewee wrestlers win gold in Blanding

Fourteen local wrestlers finished in first place during their second tournament in Blanding, Utah, on March 11, according to Eileen Eichner, of the Dolores Pee-Wee Wrestling club. Following are...

DATE: March 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain coming to Cortez

The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain, a group of singing, strumming ukulele players, will take the stage at the Montezuma-Cortez High School Auditorium at 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 8. Founded in...

DATE: March 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

26th Parade of Lights coming to Main Street

The 26th annual 4-Corners Board of Realtors Parade of Lights will be held Dec. 5 at 6 p.m. on Main Street Cortez. The theme of the parade is “A Christmas Nest,” tied to the legend that if you find...

DATE: March 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living

26th Parade of Lights coming to Main Street

The 26th annual 4-Corners Board of Realtors Parade of Lights will be held Dec. 5 at 6 p.m. on Main Street Cortez. The theme of the parade is “A Christmas Nest,” tied to the legend that if you find...

DATE: March 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living

Parade of Lights coming soon; entry form available

The 26th annual 4-Corners Board of Realtors Parade of Lights will be held Dec. 5 at 6 p.m. on Main Street Cortez. The theme of the parade is “A Christmas Nest,” tied to the legend that if you find...

DATE: March 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dallas Brass strikes up the band with Cortez students

The Dallas Brass performed Wednesday, Feb. 8, to a capacity audience at the Ralph E. Vavak Memorial Auditorium at the Montezuma-Cortez High School. The concert was a bonus concert presented by...

DATE: Feb. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

M-CHS girls give up 14-point, fourth-quarter lead to Bayfield

Bayfield (5-10, 1-6 IML) erased a 37-23 deficit in the fourth quarter Tuesday to defeat the Panthers, 52-47. Savannah Kaufmann scored the game’s first basket and the last two points from the field...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Mancos boys rally, but fall short against Ignacio at home

The Ignacio High School basketball team on Tuesday night filled its lineup with four junior-varsity players after a flu bug sapped the varsity roster, but held off the Mancos boys in the second...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Lady Jays fall in a makeup game to Ignacio

The Lady Blue Jays fell to Ignacio 61-26 on Tuesday at the Mancos Performance Center, playing a game that had been snowed out a week before. Ignacio brought a storm of their own. Going off for 12...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Cortez library, SWOS receive Great Stories grant for teens

The Cortez Public Library has been selected to receive a competitive grant from the American Library Association to host a reading and discussion program for underserved and at-risk youth. The...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Delbert Anderson Trio appears in Cortez with hip-hop Def-I

The Delbert Anderson Trio with Def-I, rebranding themselves as DDAT, return to the Sunflower Theatre on Friday, Feb. 3 , with their unique mix of Southwestern funk, jam, world, jazz and hip-hop....

DATE: Jan. 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Search and Rescue’s busy hunting season

United Search and Rescue of Montezuma County Sheriff’s Office and K9 Search and Rescue of Dolores have been busy with trainings and actual missions. On Nov. 11, the teams were put on stand-by for...

DATE: Jan. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News