Cortez

Presentation on Climate Reality Project is planned

The Journal A presentation on the Climate Reality Project will be given on Saturday, July 8, at 10 a.m. at the Cortez Cultural Center in Cortez, 25 N. Main St. The mission of the Climate Reality...

DATE: June 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Traditional Hopi dances planned at Mesa Verde National Park

The Journal The Lomayestewa Family of Shungopovi Village, Second Mesa, Arizona, will perform traditional Hopi dances at the Visitor and Research Center in Mesa Verde National Park on Saturday and...

DATE: June 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Photo: Getting a jump on summer football

DATE: June 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Local swimmers strike gold in Durango

Streaking toward the wall in the 100-meter freestyle, Ryan Cutrone knew that the only thing standing between him and a subminute swim was a quality finish. Moments later, with stunning precision...

DATE: June 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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YouthWorks volunteers to spend summer in Cortez

Middle and high school students from all over the country will experience Cortez for the first time this summer – by painting houses and clearing lawns.YouthWorks, a Christian volunteer...

DATE: June 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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County to enforce noxious weed controls

Montezuma County is stepping up enforcement to control noxious weeds on private property when they get out of control and impact neighbors. A problematic property on Road 21 is the first case the...

DATE: June 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Waterline, other construction plans on Cortez council agenda

On Tuesday, the Cortez City Council will vote on regulations that could affect multiple upcoming construction projects. The public meeting will start with a workshop at 5:20 p.m. in the Mesa Verde...

DATE: June 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cliff section of Stinking Springs trail reopens

A popular and scenic section of trail at Phil’s World has reopened to the public thanks to the generosity of a local landowner. Where the Stinking Springs trail traverses the top of a rocky cliff...

DATE: June 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Bridge Shelter reaches challenge grant goal

According to a Thursday news release, the Bridge Emergency Shelter has received enough donations this month to exceed its $20,000 goal for a matching challenge grant. The shelter announced in May...

DATE: June 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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New Osprey Packs headquarters nears completion

After more than a year of planning and construction, the opening of the new Osprey Packs headquarters in Cortez is within sight, facilities manager Lisa Bunker said on Wednesday. Construction on...

DATE: June 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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T-ball game turns violent at Cortez’s Parque de Vida

Police were called on Monday night to the baseball fields at Parque de Vida for a report of several adults who were fighting at a children’s T-ball game. One woman, Keesha MacAulay of Cortez, was...

DATE: June 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Boating below McPhee dam is wrapping up

McPhee Reservoir managers expect the rafting flows on the Lower Dolores River to end this week as the last of the mountain snowpack melts off.At noon June 21, flows below the dam were at 800 cubic...

DATE: June 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News