Midas Auto Service opens on Main Street Cortez

Midas Auto Service has opened at 244 E. Main St. in Cortez. The business is a full-service auto maintenance shop, offering everything from oil changes to tire installations, owner Cody Dennison...

DATE: Nov. 4, 2016 | CATEGORY: Business

Towle may resign as historic preservation leader

Linda Towle, who has been chairwoman of the Cortez Historic Preservation Board for about eight years, is asking the board to find a replacement for her. One of the items on the agenda for the...

DATE: Nov. 4, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Snow and rain this weekend, then more warm fall days

Cold temperatures and soggy weather are here to stay through Saturday, with 3 to 6 inches of snow forecast in the San Juan Mountains and rain below 10,000 feet in elevation. The system is expected...

DATE: Nov. 4, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Third rifle season for big game opens Saturday

The third rifle season for deer, elk and moose begins Saturday, Nov. 5 and runs through Sunday, Nov. 13.Black bear rifle season (over-the-counter with caps) runs concurrently.Licenses can be...

DATE: Nov. 4, 2016 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Late-night cow carnage on U.S. Highway 160 east of Mancos

Four cows were killed by drivers who failed to see them late Wednesday night on a remote stretch of U.S. Highway 160 between Hesperus and Mancos. Up to six vehicles may have been involved in the...

DATE: Nov. 3, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Knolls Fire grows to 317 acres before rain falls

The Knolls Fire, burning in a remote portion of the San Juan National Forest southwest of Lone Mesa State Park, grew from 70 acres to 317 acres on Thursday, reported Ann Bond, of the San Juan...

DATE: Nov. 3, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Plans for new Cortez fire station change

The Cortez Fire Protection District is revising plans for a new fire station. In August, the district received a $2 million grant from the Colorado Department of Local Affairs to help build a...

DATE: Nov. 3, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma County faces 10 percent budget cut

As the oil and CO2 markets fizzle, so does the 2017 Montezuma County budget. During a budget workshop Monday, county administrator Melissa Brunner reported that department budgets will need to be...

DATE: Nov. 3, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma County voters turning in ballots early

The election buzz is reaching frenzied levels with the main crescendo still to come, reports Montezuma County Clerk Kim Percell.As of Wednesday morning, 5,846 ballots of the 16,000 ballots that...

DATE: Nov. 2, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez planning and zoning discusses Kindles, buildings

During its monthly meeting on Tuesday, the Cortez Planning and Zoning board approved a conditional use permit and dealt with a new and difficult challenge: the Kindle.All members of the board...

DATE: Nov. 2, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

New record set at The Very Scary Time Trial

The Very Scary Time Trial returned to Geer Park on Sunday for its second annual running.Hosted by the Montezuma Land Conservancy and High Desert DEVO, the time-trial style bike race consisted of...

DATE: Nov. 2, 2016 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Farmington man faces evaluation in woman's slaying

In a hearing Tuesday, Rick Stallings – the man accused of killing longtime Durango resident Karen Cugnini – tried to convince a judge that he is capable of representing himself in court yet not...

DATE: Nov. 2, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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