Business (general)

Mancos prepares for ‘old-fashioned Christmas’

Mancos will celebrate this Christmas with two weeks of events in the Creative District, starting Dec. 1. The festivities will begin with the Rudolph Run race and end with a baking workshop at Zuma...

DATE: Nov. 22, 2017 | UPDATED: 11 hours 3 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

New Indian restaurant opens on Cortez Main Street

An Indian restaurant has opened on Main Street in Cortez. Mirch Masala held its grand opening on Nov. 10, after moving into the space formerly occupied by Nero’s Italian Restaurant. The manager,...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2017 | UPDATED: 3 days 7 hours ago | CATEGORY: LIFESTYLE02

Cortez planning board OKs rezoning for farmers market

In a public hearing on Tuesday, the Cortez Planning and Zoning Commission approved a rezoning to allow a farmers market and coffee shop on East Empire Street. Montezuma County residents Chris and...

DATE: Nov. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

New skin spa opens in Cortez

A new skin care business is set to open in Cortez this week. Kerri White, who operated Serenity Skin Spa in Arizona for several years, plans to open a Main Street business of the same name on...

DATE: Nov. 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Dolores State Bank hires new lender

Dolores State Bank has hired a new secondary market lender. Linda Davies has experience working in several banks and mortgage companies in the Cortez area, according to the bank’s assistant vice...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Cortez City Council approves public art advisory committee

On Tuesday, the Cortez City Council gave final approval to the creation of a public art advisory committee. The committee has been in the works since March, when several local artists signed a...

DATE: Oct. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Muscanell Millworks sold to German company

After more than 20 years in the Cortez area, the flooring company Muscanell Millworks has been purchased by German manufacturer Lagler Holdings. The company was founded by Doug Muscanell, who...

DATE: Oct. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Southwest Farm Fresh Co-op lands USDA promotion grant

The Mancos-based Southwest Farm Fresh Cooperative has been awarded a U.S. Department of Agriculture grant that its leaders hope will help it expand and become self-sustaining. On Monday, general...

DATE: Oct. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez council tables change of premises for KSJD

KSJD Radio’s latest effort to create a designated area for outdoor drinking and dining near the Sunflower Theatre was tabled during a busy Cortez City Council meeting on Tuesday. During one of four...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Region 9 report reveals slight job growth in Montezuma County

Data recently released by the Region 9 Economic Development District show a slight increase in the number of jobs in Montezuma County in 2016, especially in the service sector. Region 9 economic...

DATE: Sept. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cortez doctor to retire after 39 years

When he first drove into town through McElmo Canyon in 1978, Robert Heyl said he felt “called” to practice medicine in Cortez. Thirty-nine years later, he’s preparing to retire. During his career...

DATE: Sept. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News