Man pleads guilty to assaulting EMT in Montezuma Park

A Cortez man pleaded guilty Thursday to assaulting an EMT who was treating him after he passed out in Montezuma Park on New Year’s Eve. Prosecutors asked that sentencing be left open for Therman J....

DATE: Feb. 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Inmate with syringes headed to New Mexico to face prison sentence

An Albuquerque man with a pending 12-month prison sentence in New Mexico who picked up contraband charges while in custody at the Montezuma County Detention Center reached an agreement Thursday...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Habitual domestic violence offender headed to state prison

A habitual domestic violence offender from Montezuma Creek, Utah, was sentenced Thursday in Cortez to 18 months in state prison. Cidro J. Begay, 31, pleaded guilty in with in 22nd Judicial...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez child sex offender resentenced to residential facility

Convicted sex offender Daniel J. Beltran was sentenced to three years in community corrections on Thursday after failing to register as a sex offender while on probation. The 22-year-old Cortez...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cowbelle, Stockman of the Year announced at annual dinner

After a hearty steak dinner Saturday night at the Cortez Elks Lodge, the Southwestern Colorado Livestock Association and the Southwestern Cowbelles announced their top Cowbelle and Stockman of...

DATE: Feb. 9, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Republican officials reassure cattlemen about water, wolves and the wall

Local leaders and elected officials gave a roundup of issues, concerns and legislative plans during the 2019 Southwestern Colorado Livestock Association’s annual meeting Saturday at the Cortez Elks...

DATE: Feb. 9, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Principal Jason Wayman resigning from Montezuma-Cortez High

Montezuma-Cortez High School will be seeing some new leadership soon, as Principal Jason Wayman has decided to step down at the end of this school year. The high school on Friday emailed a letter...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

District court setting summer trials

Several defendants in 22nd Judicial District Court this week pleaded guilty or expressed the intent to plead guilty. Chief Judge Douglas Walker and Judge Todd Plewe have begun scheduling June...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Sunflower Theatre will host multimedia ‘Martian Chronicles’

Ray Bradbury’s timeless novel “The Martian Chronicles” is coming to the Sunflower Theatre in multimedia form. As opposed to more contemporary works that might focus on the scientific aspects of...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Small fire extinguished in Cortez mobile home

A mobile home caught fire Friday morning on West Fourth Street just off South Broadway. Smoke rose from the chimney of the home, but no flames were visible from outside. Two people who said they...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Driver in crash that injured councilman faces four charges

The driver of a plumbing truck involved in a crash that injured Cortez City Councilman Mike Lavey faces additional charges, according to the District Attorney’s office. A citation against Lavey for...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dean Hanson Memorial Scholarship accepting applications

The Four Corners Board of Realtors is now accepting applications for the Dean Hanson Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded to traditional and nontraditional students in Montezuma or...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2019 | CATEGORY: Local News

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