Cortez

Sports physicals to be offered at Montezuma-Cortez High School

By Ian MacLaren For the Journal Students interested in obtaining sports physicals are encouraged to show up at the Southwest Medical Group’s School-Based Health Center located at Montezuma-Cortez...

DATE: July 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Former Canadian national team member to host free swim clinic

By Ian MacLaren For The Journal Former Canadian National Team swimmer Coleman Allen will host a free swim clinic at the Cortez Municipal Pool on July 28-29. The clinic will be open to swimmers of...

DATE: July 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Southwest Memorial looks to rebound

A Medicaid rebilling plan to improve the financial health of Southwest Memorial Hospital has not generated the expected results, but officials believe a new turnaround plan will. In May, the...

DATE: July 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Woman faces 18 charges in Cortez horse neglect case

Animal cruelty charges have been filed against Daisy Stenzel for allegedly neglecting 18 horses on County Road N, prompting a seizure by the Montezuma County Sheriff’s Office in April. This week,...

DATE: July 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Police Blotter

Thursday, July 5 12:50 p.m. : A woman was arrested in the 400 block of West Seventh Street on a misdemeanor warrant. 4:38 p.m. : A woman was cited on suspicion of shoplifting at Walmart, 1835 E....

DATE: July 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: For the record

Lopez-Whiteskunk joins Montezuma-Cortez school board; Balfour resigns

On Tuesday, the Montezuma-Cortez RE-1 school board said farewell to one director and welcomed another. In a brief morning meeting, the board voted to accept the resignation of District A Director...

DATE: July 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Sheriff Blotter

Thursday, July 5 1:25 a.m. : A man was arrested in the 24000 block of County Road F.5 on a warrant for failure to appear after deputies responded to a verbal disturbance in the area. He was...

DATE: July 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: For the record

Filmmaker sentenced to 12 months probation

A New Mexico filmmaker who pleaded guilty to obstruction of telephone service, a misdemeanor, will serve 12 months of probation on a deferred judgment, meaning the case will be wiped from his...

DATE: July 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Polish archaeology exhibit opens at Canyons of the Ancients Visitor Center

On Saturday, the Canyons of the Ancients Visitor Center and Museum unveiled a new exhibit highlighting the discoveries of a Polish archaeology team. “From Krakow to Castle Rock,” a collection of...

DATE: July 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Update: Camper hauler blamed in fiery U.S. 160 crash

A violent crash recorded on video Monday in front of Woody’s Food Store on U.S. Highway 160 caused a vehicle fire, sent one person to the hospital and partially closed the highway for several...

DATE: July 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Police Blotter

Wednesday, June 27 2:09 a.m. : A man was arrested in the 100 block of South Elm Street on a warrant for failure to appear. He reportedly gave police a false name, then gave his real name after they...

DATE: July 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: For the record

Community Calendar

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DATE: July 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living