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Sunflower plans NAGPRA presentation

As part of the Four Corners Lecture Series, the Hisatsinom Chapter of the Colorado Archaeology Society is pleased to present Sheila Goff and Ernest House, Jr. on Nov. 3 at 7 p.m. at the Sunflower...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Arts and Entertainment

Groups want ‘big money’ out of politics

DENVER – As the latest quarterly presidential fundraising numbers were trickling in on Thursday, Colorado students and progressive groups called for campaign-finance reform. At the center of the...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

El Niño likely to break state drought

The Four Corners is still trending toward a wetter, cooler winter thanks to a strong El Niño, reports the National Weather Service in Grand Junction. The 2015-16 winter forecast from December to...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Police blotter

Wednesday, Oct. 7 8:27 a.m. A motorist was stopped for driving on a suspended license due to non-payment of child support along the 600 block of E. Third Street. A glass pipe and 4.5 grams of meth...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: For the record

SCAPE starting loaned executive program

Starting in 2016, the Southwest Colorado Accelerator Program for Entrepreneurs will begin a new loaned executive program. To take advantage of all of the talent and knowledge in the community,...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Business

Pretty in Pink Fashion Show

DATE: Oct. 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Business

Our forgotten apples

Funds from a $53,000 U.S. Department of Agriculture grant will be used in part to genetically identify historic apples grown in Montezuma County. In recent years, Montezuma Orchard Restoration...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Booths available for annual Elks bazaar

For The Journal Booth space is available for the Cortez Elks Lodge’s annual Christmas Bazaar on Sunday, Dec. 6. The cost for the tables or space is $30, and the lodge provides the table. The event...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mobile blood drives planned in November

For The Journal United Blood Services plans mobile blood drives at the following local locations in November: Tuesday, Nov. 3 at Dolores High School gym/cafeteria, 1301 Central, 10 a.m.–2 p.m....

DATE: Oct. 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Firewise hosts fire mitigation workshop

For The Journal FireWise hosts a Mitigation 101 Workshop on Friday, Oct. 30 in Montezuma County. Learn techniques and tools for selecting and removing unhealthy trees and overgrown brush, including...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Farmers Union hosts annual meeting

For the Journal The Four Corners Rocky Mountain Farmers Union will host “A Celebration of Family Farming and Ranching” during its annual meeting on Saturday, Oct. 24 at the Arriola Community...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

M-CHS scholarships

Deadline for Horatio Scholars is Oct. 23The deadline for applying to become a Horatio Scholar is Oct. 25. Students must have a minimum of a 2.0 grade point average, be a senior on track to...

DATE: Oct. 19, 2015 | CATEGORY: Education