Briefs

Mancos Native American art gallery to hold free talk

The Journal The Mancos Public Library will kick off a series of free community events with a talk called “New Discoveries Along Old Trails” from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Kilgore American Indian...

DATE: Jan. 19, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Melt and other events to heat up town in spring

The ninth annual Mancos Melt will have a more artistic spin, according to organizers from the Creative District. Every March, Mancos celebrates the beginning of spring with the Melt, a townwide...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Endangered Mexican gray wolf found dead in Arizona

ALBUQUERQUE – Federal authorities are investigating the death of a Mexican gray wolf as wildlife managers prepare for an annual survey of the endangered species along the Arizona-New Mexico border....

DATE: Jan. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

New Mexico man in front-end loader chase shot by deputies

PORTALES, N.M. — New Mexico authorities say a man who used a front-end loader to try to flip an SUV and led deputies on a chase is hospitalized after being shot by sheriff’s deputies. State police...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez Adult Education Center starts classes soon

The Journal The Cortez Adult Education Center will start the next session of English as a Second Language and GED/high school equivalency classes on Jan. 22. Pre-registration is required for...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Family searches for answers after horse found dismembered

PUEBLO – A Colorado family is searching for answers after their beloved horse, Nickel, was butchered. The Pueblo Chieftain reports the family found the 22-year-old animal Friday morning essentially...

DATE: Jan. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: State Nation World

Cortez crews repairing water pipe on Main Street

Maintenance crews with the city of Cortez are conducting emergency repairs on a broken water pipe at the intersection of Main and Harrison streets. The repair could take much of the week to...

DATE: Jan. 15, 2018 | UPDATED: 6 days 13 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Woman’s body found Saturday morning along Florida Road

A 40-year-old woman was found dead Saturday morning in the 1500 block of Florida Road (County Road 240). Cmdr. Jacob Dunlop with the Durango Police Department said officers responded about 7:15...

DATE: Jan. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Man suspected of making threats to Durango police identified

A man with an outstanding arrest warrant out of New Mexico who allegedly made threats to police Saturday afternoon has been identified as 41-year-old Mark Lindsay. Cmdr. Jacob Dunlop with the...

DATE: Jan. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mercy receives five-star Medicare rating

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services recognized Mercy Regional Medical Center with a five-star rating for overall hospital quality. Mercy is one of seven hospitals in Colorado and the...

DATE: Jan. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: LIFESTYLE04

Know Your Dough seeking volunteers

The Journal Know Your Dough, a nonprofit that provides personal financial wellness programs to local youth and young adults, is recruiting volunteers to teach spring fourth-, seventh- and...

DATE: Jan. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Apply for the 2018 Uplift organizing team

The Journal Uplift, a youth-led movement for climate justice in the Colorado Plateau, is looking for a diverse group of young leaders to organize the 2018 Climate Conference and build a regional...

DATE: Jan. 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News