Briefs

Reservoir access meeting March 30

Local lake managers will discuss mussel inspections plans at McPhee Reservoir and other local reservoir access issues at a community meeting on March 30, at 6 p.m. at the Destination Grill...

DATE: March 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

‘Of Life and Land’ festival opens at Sunflower Theatre

The Journal The Montezuma Land Conservancy and KSJD present the first annual “Of Life and Land” Film Festival on Saturday, March 25 at the Sunflower Theatre in downtown Cortez. Doors open at 6:30...

DATE: March 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts and entertainment

Southwest Colorado Community College hosts job fair on April 11

For The Journal Southwest Colorado Community College will host a spring job fair on Tuesday, April 11, from 9 a.m. to noon at the SCCC West Campus, 33057 U.S. Highway 160, Mancos. More than a dozen...

DATE: March 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Mesa Verde to offer ecology hike March 24

Mesa Verde National Park will offer a free winter ecology hike, “End of Winter Wildflower Walk,” at 10 a.m. Friday, March 24, recommended for participants 12 and older. Participants will meet at...

DATE: March 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living

Playing: The Show Ponies, M-CHS bands and Ukulele Orchestra

High school bands to play at Cortez library The Journal The next installment of Literary Fridays at the Library, the new, crowd-pleasing monthly event presented by the Cortez Public Library, will...

DATE: March 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Fabric artist Sizelove-Murphy joins Artisans of Mancos

Fabric artist Karen Sizelove-Murphy will join the Artisans of Mancos gallery this month. Sizelove-Murphy creates repurposed hats out of used sweaters, polar tech jackets and faux furs. An artist...

DATE: March 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Artist reception planned at St. Barnabas Church

The Journal Southwest watercolor artist Jan Wright exhibits 20 paintings, mainly of Mesa Verde dwellings, at St. Barnabas Church through mid-April. A reception is planned for Friday, March 3, from...

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

Commission considers pot ads at fairgrounds

The Journal The Montezuma County Commission is considering whether to allow marijuana advertising at fairground events such as the Home and Garden show and Ag Expo. Currently, the county has a ban...

DATE: March 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

Montezuma County announces internet partners

The Journal The Montezuma County Commission has decided to partner with FastTrack and Data Safe Services to come up with a plan to improve internet service in the county. The partnership does not...

DATE: March 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

County gets permit to sell throwaways

The Journal The Montezuma County landfill has been granted an up-cycle permit from the Colorado Department of Health and Environment. The permit allows the landfill to salvage usable items for...

DATE: March 13, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local news

Free concert at Cortez library on Friday

The next installment of Literary Fridays at the Library, the new, crowd-pleasing monthly event presented by the Cortez Public Library, will feature both the M-CHS Concert Band and the M-CHS Jazz...

DATE: March 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Education

Health Briefs

Free assessment for thyroid function Dr. Nancy Utter will offer free thyroid-gland consultations from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 17 at Durango Natural Medicine, 117 East Animas Road (County Road 250)....

DATE: March 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Living