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Warren Miller’s ‘Line of Descent’ showing at Sunflower

This fall, the annual tradition is back to salute the start of winter. The world’s biggest name in snowsports cinema – Warren Miller Entertainment – celebrates its 68th ski and snowboard film with...

DATE: Nov. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Trespass suspect says body rigged with dynamite

Montezuma County Sheriff’s deputies on Saturday arrested a man at gunpoint after a report of a trespasser in the 23800 block of County Road F.4. Deputy Ryan Hancock responded to a call about a...

DATE: Nov. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez Public Library displays art, napkins

The Journal Displays running through December at the Cortez Public Library, 202 N. Park St., include student art from SWOS, unusual napkins and four quilts by Dolores Mountain Quilters. For more...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

BLM Christmas tree permits available in Western Colorado

Permits for cutting Christmas trees on Bureau of Land Management lands are available. The permits are for piñon pine or juniper and are $8-10 per tree. Permits are available Monday through Friday...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Partners sought by senior employment program

Senior Community Service Employment Program is seeking partnerships with employers, nonprofits and senior citizens in Colorado. Organizations that become partners will receive free help from SCSEP...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Join scavenger hunt at Mancos State Park on free Friday

The Journal Colorado Parks and Wildlife and Great Outdoors Colorado will offer free admission to Colorado state parks and encourage people to get outside Nov. 24 for Fresh Air Friday, as an...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: LIFESTYLE01

Holiday Gala set to help young victims of neglect and abuse

The Journal The Four Corners Child Advocacy Center will hold its 15th annual Holiday Gala benefiting young victims of abuse on Saturday, Dec. 9 at 6 p.m. at the Destination Grill, 2121 East Main...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez library collecting Christmas decorations for kids

The Journal The Cortez Public Library is collecting new and gently used Christmas trees, ornaments, decorations, gift wrap, bows, cards and lights for the Piñon Project’s Christmas for Kids...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Plant a tree as a gift for the forest this season

People who are seeking gift ideas or ways to give back this holiday season are encouraged to donate to the U.S. Forest Service Plant-a-Tree program to help reforest areas of the San Juan National...

DATE: Nov. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos chamber asks businesses to use solar lights on Christmas trees

The Journal The Mancos Valley Chamber of Commerce released a news release on Friday asking businesses on Grand Avenue and Main Street to use solar lights on their outdoor Christmas trees. “Solar...

DATE: Nov. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos Thrift Shop adds U-Haul affiliation

The Journal U-Haul Co. of Colorado has announced that the Mancos Thrift Shop has signed on as a dealer in Mancos. Mancos Thrift Shop at 40781 U.S. Highway 160 will offer U-Haul trucks, towing...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Thanksgiving DUI enforcement runs through Nov. 27

The Journal The Colorado Department of Transportation, Colorado State Patrol and statewide law enforcement agencies will ramp up DUI enforcement efforts from Nov. 17-27 during the Thanksgiving...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News