Cortez

Cup of coffee and words of thanks go a long way

This month, Sandy Greenlee has received seven messages from U.S. troops serving overseas. They all thanked her for sending a cup of coffee. “Hello Sandy,” one memo started from an Air Force pilot...

DATE: April 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Sewer fees put dream in limbo

In 1981, martial law was imposed as communism was on the verge of collapse in Poland. Thousands were subsequently imprisoned. To improve their lives, Teresa and Chris Wlodyka left their homeland...

DATE: April 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Meet the candidates for Cortez Fire Protection District

Two women are campaigning against four men for one of three board seats on the Cortez Fire Protection District. On April 1, The Cortez Journal emailed a questionnaire to all six candidates –...

DATE: April 17, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Head-on collisions seriously injure 2

Two head-on collisions occurred Sunday, one on Highway 160 near Mile Marker 37, and the other in Mesa Verde National Park. Cortez Police Department Lt. Andy Brock said officers responded to the...

DATE: April 16, 2014 | CATEGORY: DS - News

Head-on collisions seriously injure 2

Two head-on collisions occurred Sunday, one on Highway 160 near Mile Marker 37, and the other in Mesa Verde National Park. Cortez Police Department Lt. Andy Brock said officers responded to the...

DATE: April 15, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Two head-on collisions seriously injure 2 Sunday

Two head-on collisions occurred Sunday, one on Highway 160 near Mile Marker 37, and the other in Mesa Verde National Park. Cortez Police Department Lt. Andy Brock said officers responded to the...

DATE: April 14, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Livestock may lose brewery grains

Livestock that feed on spent brewery grains are some of the happiest animals around. "Cows love the stuff," said Main Street Brewery brewmaster Brandon Miller. "When the truck rolls up, they...

DATE: April 9, 2014 | CATEGORY: DS - News

FDA proposal seeks to end use of brewery grains for livestock feed

Livestock that feed on spent brewery grains are some of the happiest animals around. "Cows love the stuff," said Main Street Brewery brewmaster Brandon Miller. "When the truck rolls up, they...

DATE: April 8, 2014 | CATEGORY: MT - News

Firefighters save garage structure

Because of quick response from fire crews, a woodworking shop was saved from destruction during a Sunday morning blaze. The Cortez Fire Protection District was dispatched to a structure fire...

DATE: April 7, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

FDA seeks to end use of brewery grains as livestock feed

Livestock that feed on spent brewery grains are some of the happiest animals around. “Cows love the stuff,” said Main Street Brewery brewmaster Brandon Miller. “When the truck rolls up, they...

DATE: April 7, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Young professionals promote Cortez

The Cortez Chamber of Commerce has launched a networking group for young business-minded people to connect. The new group, for people ages 21 to 40, has already drawn a variety of professionals...

DATE: March 31, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Pilot shortage cancels Cortez flights

A pilot shortage at Great Lakes Airlines is causing frequent flight cancellations from Cortez Municipal Airport to and from Denver International Airport. Increased training requirements for...

DATE: March 27, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News