M-CHS, Ridgway play through rain

Despite a short lightning delay pushing back the start time of the match, the Montezuma-Cortez Panthers came out with energy against the Ridgway Demons on Tuesday. Manuel Martinez broke away from...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2016 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Mesa Verde links fee increase to projects and trails

Thursday is the final day to comment on a possible fees increase at Mesa Verde National Park. Revenue from a fees increase would go toward supporting various projects at the park, including...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Technology can’t fill all gaps in rural health

As a young infectious diseases physician in San Francisco in the 1990s, Javeed Siddiqui could easily treat local patients suffering from HIV. As drugs became more effective, he would often simply...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez Sanitation District looking for board members

The Cortez Sanitation District continues to search for a replacement for Tim Krebs, who served as manager for 13 years before his death on May 20. District board members on Monday held an executive...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Lady Panthers pick up two wins

The Montezuma-Cortez softball team got in the win column last weekend at the Pueblo County Tournament. The Lady Panthers started the season with consecutive losses to Rifle in a double header,...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2016 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Bluff Arts Festival begins on Oct. 14

The town of Bluff, Utah – surrounded by national parks, prehistoric sites, wild canyons and river recreation – will celebrate its 12th annual Arts Festival on Oct. 14-16. Writers, filmmakers,...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2016 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Arson suspected after fire destroys Dolores home

A man wanted for questioning in a fire that destroyed a home on County Road 27 led to a five-hour manhunt Monday afternoon in the Rustic Ridge area, Montezuma County Sheriff Steve Nowlin said on...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Panthers fall in defensive battle

The Montezuma-Cortez Panthers and Kirtland Central Broncos played hot potato for the first five minutes of their game in Kirtland on Friday. But after M-CHS sophomore quarterback Ike Dennison...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2016 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Cortez gets high school cycling team

Local high school students interested in cross-country mountain bike racing are in luck! Following the success of the High Desert DEVO program started this summer, Pete Eschallier, Jason Hernandez...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2016 | CATEGORY: More Sports

Cross-Country opens at Monticello

The Mancos, Montezuma-Cortez and Dolores cross-country teams opened their 2016 seasons last Friday at the Loyd’s Lake Classic in Monticello. Simon Kearns led the Jays, completing the 5K in 17:02.25...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2016 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Learn about teaching in Australia and Canada

The Journal The Colorado International Teacher Exchange League plans an informational meeting for teachers who are interested in participating in a teacher exchange in Australia or Canada next...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2016 | CATEGORY: Education

Clinton’s health under increased scrutiny

DENVER – Democrat Hillary Clinton’s campaign in Colorado is downplaying the impact increased attention to her health might have on the November election. The Clinton campaign said Monday it would...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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